July 4, 2022

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

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