TrendingStyle6 Places To Buy Eco-Conscious Summer Shoes

Whether you want an adorable pair of flats, flip-flops, or running sneakers, these brands are a safe bet for an eco-conscious purchase.

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TrendingStyleGet Free Makeup From MAC By Returning Your Empty Containers

The Back to MAC recycling program offers free lipstick in exchange for empty makeup containers.

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These seven Etsy shops from around the world offer an impressive range of cruelty-free products you can feel good about putting on your face.

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8 Yoga Subscription Boxes To Help You Find Zen

Yoga practitioners can strike their best pose with a little help from subscription boxes which offer tools to help build one's practice. These eight subscription boxes offer expertly curated items that that can help anyone interested in finding their best self.

By Desirée Kaplan
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These Unique Bags Are Made From Upcycled Billboards

Every month, Rareform diverts 20,000 pounds of discard billboards from landfills by taking the vinyl material and turning it into chic accessories like totes, cross body bags, duffles and wallets. These unique bags are durable, waterproof, lightweight, and eco-friendly. What's not to love?

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How to Build a Capsule Wardrobe, According To The Woman Who Invented It

Susie Faux, creator of the capsule wardrobe in the '70s, talks to Green Matters about the growing relevancy of the minimalist clothing movement she started.

By Nicole Caldwell
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How I Learned To Survive Without Single-Use Plastic

I swore off all single-use plastics for good. Here's how you can, too.

By Ariana Palmieri
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These Online Stores Make It Easy To Find Chic, Sustainable Wedding Attire

Wedding guest attire is too often worn once and forgotten in the back of a closet. But thanks to the fashion industry's growing sharing economy, you don't have to sacrifice resources for fresh outfits.

By Desirée Kaplan
2 months ago
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'Be Zero' Founder Reveals The Waste-Free Staples She Keeps In Her Purse

Andrea Sanders, founder of Be Zero, knows a thing or two about creating a green beauty regimen. The popular author and educator teaches people every day how to create sustainable and mindful habits. And today, she's giving Green Matters a peek inside her purse.

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These Eco-Friendly Brands Are Turning Ocean Pollution Into Cool And Comfortable Fashion

Designers are rethinking their materials when designing their lines while also helping to address the issue of plastic in our oceans.

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What Are Parabens And Phthalates?

These controversial ingredients are in most of the hair care and makeup products we use.

By Kristin Hunt
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These Shoes Have Soles Made From Recycled Chewing Gum

Three companies from Amsterdam are finding an innovative and stylish way to deal with one of the city's biggest waste issues.

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France Is About To Ban Stores From Throwing Away Unsold Clothing

Similar to massive food waste problems, clothes are being tossed out at an alarming rate in Europe. This caused France to dive further into action by implementing incentives for voluntary action and passing legislation by next year.

By Brian Spaen
3 months ago
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Kat Von D's Makeup Collection Goes 100% Vegan For 10th Anniversary

Kat Von D is famous for her tattoo artistry, but her vegan makeup line is now unveiling a new pallet this May in honor of her company's 10-year anniversary collection. As a vegan and animal activist she makes sure non of her products include animal by-products or testing.

By Desirée Kaplan
3 months ago
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Designers Upcycle Used Fire Hoses Into Eco-Friendly Accessories

This British company practices a sustainable business by upcycling retired materials, including fire hoses, to make sleek accessories, including belts, bags, and purses.

By Desirée Kaplan
10 months ago