Our locks have got a reputation for holding all our power. Just consider the Brothers Grimm tale of Rapunzel; or the secret to Samson’s mighty strength in the biblical story that was turned into an opera and more recently as a Simpson’s spoof. Of course, the power of hair is all just urban myth, isn’t it? Jen Marsden gazes back into history and unlocks nature’s wisdom in promoting healthy hair.
To be an eco beauty you don’t need to scrimp on the practical. We’ve discovered a new range of tools and hair brushes that will help you apply your makeup and give your skin the perfect glow. Jen Marsden writes.
Is everything inside your gorgeous eco-handbag suitably green, or are your lip balm, makeup brushes and perfume harbouring chemicals and a history of ethically questionable production methods? Greenmystyle writer, Alison Rowley, has tracked down ten of the best eco-friendly handbag essentials. Read more
Ethical store BigGreenSmile.com now brings you even more organic and natural beauty brands, with the launch this month of eight new natural beauty ranges, including award-winning natural beauty brand This Works, the glossy magazine editors’ favourite. To celebrate, Greenmystyle.com readers can get a FREE Clean Skin Face Wash, worth £20, *with every purchase of This Works Skin Deep Dry Leg Oil and Perfect Cleavage while stocks last. Read more
With hair trends ranging from dishevelled locks inspired by wayward hippies to the sleek wet look bobs of the early Nineties, we turn to a selection of eco products that will help you achieve these on-trend styles the “no nasties” way.