Championing the brands that are making a positive impact, our latest collab with BALANCE puts the spotlight on the industry’s top movers and shakers that make a statement, whether that’s down to formulation, innovation, sustainability or packaging. The Changemakers in Beauty edit delivers 16 top of the class brands worth over £120 for only £30!
MEET THE CHANGEMAKERS
This renowned brand championed the less is more look and started the mineral makeup movement. bareMinerals was one of the first in their category to deliver products that are natural and vegan.
Patchology's parent company, Iontera, was a leader is patch-technology in the medical field. The founding team took this same technology and applied it to skincare products. Patchology is the only brand that takes away the stigma that patch-products are too time consuming.
Kiehl’s offers a growing in-store recycling scheme where customers receive stamps for every full-size empty they return. Championing recycling in beauty, the brand has recycled more than 43,000 units of empties in the past year. Exclusive to LiB customers: Put your mask to the test and bring back the empty sample to receive a stamp on your recycling card.
This brand is on a mission - to make sure that every nurse and midwife in the country gets Nursem for free and at the same time to help all other hard working hands in need. They’ve made the promise that for every product sold, they will give a month’s worth of free Nursem to a nurse or a midwife.
One of the first science-led brands, Dr Murad fused together skin, body and mind with an inclusive approach to deliver wellness solutions through science of water and innovative high-performance technologies and formulas.
This certified carbon neutral company is conscious of its beauty carbon footprint. Tropic also delivers refillable vegan makeup.
This caring brand says it all with its brand name; to make you feel more beautiful while giving a little love to the planet. This brand wants to make a little difference towards a happier, less wasteful planet, with every shower.
Jurlique defines responsible beauty. For more than 30 years, the brand has followed the same meticulous path; from the seed they plant, to the product that reaches your skin. It’s the reason the brand has been resolutely authentic and sustainable from the beginning. And it’s why Nature’s intense power infuses everything Jurlique creates today.
Weleda is the original green beauty brand, nearly 100 years old and leading the way when it comes to sustainability. It is cruelty-free, vegan, NATRUE-certified authentically natural, made from organic fair trade and one of two brands to achieve the new UEBT certification for ‘sourcing with respect’.
Davines is certified by B Corporation, a group of companies committed to the global movement of using business as a force for good. Founded in Italy in 1983, Davines is a true pioneer of sustainable beauty, producing high-end haircare products exclusively for salons.
This brand has instilled their personal values of sustainability in their brand. All of the Prismologie products are SLS and paraben free, while every single element of the packaging is recyclable and only FSC cardboard and reusable glass is used. All of the products are also proudly made in the UK and are not tested on animals.
With a demand for organic beauty, Botanics rose to the challenge. Botanics believes in the power of plants and their holistic benefits to improve for that just your skin. Extracts are chosen to target specific needs and are sourced sustainably.
Known worldwide for selecting the best and finest ingredients in the world today. Formulating products with hemp, the brand has created ‘nature’s most perfectly balanced oil’.
GLAMGLOW is a rule breaker; one of the first brands to bring masking to the masses and shaping a beauty world we’d never seen before.
REN’s silicone-free mineral face sunscreen is the result of six years of research into an SPF that's good for skin and the cleanest possible to the planet. The brand has used 50% recycled plastic to create the tube and 100% recycled plastic for the cap.
For Nuxe, the use of honey in this range is all about sustainable development. It's efforts to protect bees is shown through its works with 'Un toit pour les abeilles'. This association sponsors hives located in the Vosages area of France.