Try zero-waste cosmetics

Try zero-waste cosmetics


Make your own soap, shampoo or sunscreen… More than a hobby, playing the chemist’s apprentice above all helps reduce your waste production, in other words hundreds of kilos of garbage, per person and per year, in industrialised countries.

If we often think of the kitchen in terms of waste, we often forget about the bathroom: a favourite when needing to freshen up, yet which is far from innocent when it comes to pollution.

Deodorant, toothpaste, soap and a wide range of cream types… If the harmfulness of certain products to our body has been proven, some are also harmful to the environment. Elements such as packaging, labels or even liquids can all end up in nature. It’s time to act.

But habits can be hard to change. So why not start with simple gestures? Disposable cott...