28 Sep World Vegan Day – Join the Vegan Revolution!
Veganism was once seen as a fad trend but has now become a committed lifestyle choice for many, globally. Consumers are not only changing their dietary habits but the their cosmetic and fashion choices too and the dramatic increase in vegan products available on the market also demonstrates the demand for a vegan way of life!
World Vegan Day takes place on 1st November 2018 around the globe and is commemorated through exhibitions, seminars, public debates, workshops among others. The day presents a perfect opportunity for anyone looking to adopt the vegan lifestyle.
Here’s a round up of the latest simple vegan switches you can make to embrace the Vegan Revolution:
So Eco Make-up Brushes
So Eco are an eco-friendly brand who source 100% of their product components ethically and responsibly. The makeup brushes are 100% cruelty free and vegan. The brush handles are made from sustainably sourced bamboo, the ferrules are made using recycled aluminum and the brush bristles are taklon which is a synthetic fibre.
So Eco pride themselves on their environmentally considered packaging, the makeup brushes are packaged in biodegradable and compostable boxes with corn starch windows, an eco-friendly alternative to standard plastic windows. (Available at Sainsburys and various online retailers, including www.lookfantastic.com prices start from RRP £6.00).
Image via So Eco
Urban Veda Skincare
British skincare brand, Urban Veda, takes inspiration from the ancient practice of Ayurveda with a special emphasis on holistic approaches and wellbeing. The range includes go to products such as facial washes and scrubs that fit perfectly into your daily routine and more luxurious skincare including Turmeric infused night creams and facial oils. All products have been formulated with natural ingredients and has been fully accredited as vegan and cruelty-free by PETA. (Available at Waitrose and various online retailers including www.urbanveda.com, prices start from RRP £12.99)
Images via urbanveda.com
GOSH Rebel Eyes
In need of visibly longer, fuller lashes but want to ensure your cosmetic choices are remaining vegan? Why not switch your current mascara for GOSH Copenhagen’s Rebel Eyes Lengthening Mascara! The nourishing vegan-based formula combined with the special shaped brush, ensures that the lashes are sculpted to the max with no clumps and an even/smooth application is possible! (Available exclusively at Superdrug priced at £8.99).