May 17, 2022

The previous adage about one particular person’s trash being one other’s treasure is discovering a foothold within the magnificence {industry} of late. As many shoppers and retailers demand extra sustainable buying choices, manufacturers are turning to the idea of “upcycling” substances as a way of chipping away on the {industry}’s rampant waste drawback. 

Whereas many magnificence firms’ preliminary makes an attempt at fostering sustainability have centered on packaging initiatives (searching for out recycled plastics, plastic options and so forth), the observe of upcycling places a give attention to what is going on contained in the packaging as an alternative. A bunch of manufacturers trying to prioritize their environmental impression are actually counting on a course of referred to as upcycling, which takes discarded byproducts like fruit seeds and pits to offer them a second life as exfoliators and oils in skin- and personal-care merchandise.