New beauty trend: Skin eco-cleansing
The trend for sustainability is gaining momentum! If you already sort garbage, wash plastic bags (or refuse them altogether) and drink coffee without a plastic tube, you urgently need to master the method of ecological skin cleansing. What is it and how to become an adherent of this movement?
In order not to be tormented by remorse and really save the planet, activists came up with a way for us to cleanse our skin, in simple words - giving up all beauty products that harm the environment.
What could harm her? Yes, almost everything that you use! But it’s worth starting with the simplest:
In the process of producing natural cotton, from which cotton pads are then made, a huge amount of water is used, which ultimately leads to a shortage of water resources in some countries. To avoid this, you can simply replace the cotton pads - for example, muslin napkins. Better yet, do not use them at all for makeup remover.
To heat water, we use thermal energy, which adversely affects the atmosphere, hydrosphere and lithosphere. To save the planet, just replace the hot shower with a warm one. In defense of this technique, we want to say that hot water causes dry skin, so giving up on it will be doubly useful for you!
When glotter get into the oceans with sewage, sparkles (which, in fact, are small particles of plastic) attract fish. The latter rush at everything brilliant, like magpies, eagerly eat it and die. That is why experts call for the mercy of marine life and abandon makeup with glitter and other products with flickering particles, even if this is the trend of the current
Choose only products in biodegradable or glass packaging. Also, do not forget to sort the waste: plastic separately, metal springs, which are often used for dispensers, - separately.