Glass celebrates Earth Day 2022 with some sustainable beauty products

EARTH Day, held annually on April 22, focuses on the importance of protecting our planet. First celebrated in 1970, the day includes a range of events organised globally by Earth Day

For Earth Day this year, Glass joins in by highlighting some sustainable beauty products that are not only good for you but also for the planet too

La Perla refillable products

La Perla

Italian beauty brand La Perla has launched refillable beauty products specifically for this year’s Earth Day. Transforming their products from single use to refillables, La Perla Beauty says that it will save up to 80 per cent of single-use materials depending on the product.

La Perla Bath and Body Oil

La Perla Soothing Bath & Shower Oil

La Perla Soothing Bath & Shower Oil

The refillable Soothing Bath & Shower Oil by La Perla Beauty comes in a long-lasting and aesthetically pleasing pink bottle that will provide an exclusive cleansing experience. The formula is vegan, sulphate- and silicone-free while preserving your natural protective oils.

The soothing oil transforms into a light, frothy foam, nourishing your body and leaving it with a gentle scent. Refilling the product is easy, simply remove the empty inner bottle and replace with a refill.

£57, 200ML

Available at La Perla

La Perla Signature Perfume

La Perla, Signature

La Perla, Signature

The new refillable La Perla Signature Eau de Parfum is available in a 100ml bottle instead of the original 50ml flacons. The fragrances combines sparkling citrus top notes with refined hints of violet leaves and neroli. Underneath these top notes, one can discover floral, vetiver, and woody undertones. The cap of the luxurious scent is designed to stop the flow of the liquid once your original flacon is fully refilled so no drop is wasted.

Available at La Perla

La Perla Matte Lipstick

La Perla Matte Silk Lipstick

La Perla, Matte Silk Lipstick

Opulent in both pigments and moisturisation, La Perla’s Matte Silk Lipstick retains a sensual texture that blends a matte finish with luscious, smooth comfort.

One coat is enough to give your lips a long-lasting, pigmented look. The formula of the lipstick is specifically designed to protect your lips against dehydration and environmental factors.

Once it needs replacing, the refillables can easily be put into your original rose gold tube.

£47 (lipstick), £30 (refill)

Available at La Perla


Hello dental products

Hello is a dental brand that focuses on creating sustainable and natural dental products, such as toothpastes and mouthwashes. For Hello it’s important to provide not only great oral care products but also use thoughtful ingredients that are even tasty.hello toothpaste tablets tin

Hello Toothpaste Tablets Tin

Hello Toothpaste Tablets

For Earth Day, Hello wants to put the spotlight on their Glamour Beauty Award Winning toothpaste tablets. These toothpaste tablets are plastic free as they come in a recyclable tin and are travel friendly. The tablets have a delicious natural peppermint taste and its formula is vegan as well fluoride- and sulfate-free. According to Hello, toothpaste tablets are the future of oral care and they hope more consumers “ditch the tube”.

£7.99, 60 tablets, 48g

Available at Amazon or Superdrug

UpCircle – a pioneer of by-product beauty

Cosmetics brand UpCircle, who pioneered the by-product beauty trend, collects leftover natural ingredients and turns them into a new innovative beauty product.

The company creates waste-fighting formulas by sourcing and rescuing by-products from other industries – especially the food and drink industry. Some of their surprising ingredients include olive stones, date seeds, argan stones or fruit waters.

UpCircle Eye Cream

UpCircle Eye Cream

UpCircle Eye Cream

On Earth Day, UpCircle is launching their new Eye Cream which rescues two natural ingredients for its formula by recycling bark from maple trees and coffee extract. The gentle eye cream not only reduces the appearance of dark circles and fine lines but also brightens and refreshes the treated area by using hyaluronic acid.

Suitable for all skin types, the ingredients include coffee oil extracted from repurposed grounds and anti-inflammatory maple bark extract, which is a common by-product of the wood industry. UpCircle’s Eye Cream comes in a refillable glass jar and is natural, vegan, cruelty-free and handmade in the UK.

£17.99, 15ml

Available from April 22 at UpCircle Beauty

Ren Clean Skincare

The London-based skincare brand, Ren Clean Skincare, prides themselves on providing natural skincare products that are especially valuable for people with sensitive skin.

Ren also ensure that their ingredients are sourced from sustainable origins and use recycled, recyclable or reusable packaging.

Ren Evercalm Ultra Comforting Rescue Mask

For Earth Day, the clean skincare experts have upgraded their face mask packaging with a new 20 per cent PCR (post-consumer regrind) glass jar together with Verescence. Their lid also receives a eco-friendly glow-up by being produced out of widely recyclable aluminium, achieved through a partnership with Anomatic. Ren’s award-winning Evercalm Ultra Comforting Rescue Mask is a fast-acting hydrating cream mask that will sooth your skin.

£40, 50ml

Available at Ren Skincare

Ren Clean Skincare Masks

Ren Clearcalm Invisible Pores Detox Mask and Ren Evercalm Ultra Comforting Rescue Mask

Ren Clearcalm Invisible Pores Detox Mask

The same sustainable upgrade is given to Ren’s Clearcalm Invisible Pores Detox Mask. The mask will not only purify your skin but also mattify and rebalance it. Due to its detoxifying abilities, this mask is particularly helpful for blemish-prone skin.

£40, 50ml

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by Julie Heinisch