Featuring sustainable fabrics, an amazing lineup of models and serious nods to the woes of our planet, Chromat’s show pretty much won fashion week.
Celebrities from Gisele Bündchen to Dakota Johnson showed off their eco-chic styles at the Green Carpet Fashion Awards during Milan Fashion Week.
Patagonia’s newly launched Clean Color Collection includes tops, bottoms, and a jacket all manufactured using natural dyes from renewable resources.
Earth Day is April 22. To help celebrate the day, we rounded up the best sustainable products from our favorite fashion brands that are doing their part to help make the world a better place. Even if you don’t consider yourself an environmentalist, the very least any of us fashion lovers can do is help reduce the overall waste that goes into apparel disposal every year. Reports show that Americans dispose of 14 million tons of clothing each year. That is 80 pounds per person.This guide is for the fashionista who is looking to make small steps toward better eco-decisions when it comes to fashion purchases. If you have the urge to buy something, we suggest choosing a line that uses organic materials like cotton or silk, such as Patagonia and H&M.Opt for brands that source from local artisans through ethical means such as Brother Vellies. Choose shoes and bags that use cruelty-free materials like vegan leather.You can also buy from brands that directly contribute a portion of their sales to a green initiative or charitable cause.If our shopping habits don’t change, the very place we call home may not be the same home for future generations to enjoy. Think smart. Choose wisely. Happy Earth Day.Read more from Yahoo Style + Beauty:• In an Age of Fast Fashion, Patagonia is Going Slow • H&M Unveils New Collection Made of 89 Recycled Plastic Bottles • All the Best Eco-Brands from Emma Watson’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’ TourFollow us on Instagram, Facebook, and Pinterest for nonstop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day. For Twitter updates, follow @YahooStyle and @YahooBeauty.
It’s no secret that the world’s landfills are filled with disposable sanitary products for women. In fact, it’s been said that a single woman can generate between 125 to 150 kilos of sanitary waste during their menstruation years. Hoping to change this statistic, an Australian company has launched Hannahpad, a cloth sanitary pad that can be washed and reused.
“My real hair colour, after 4 years of growing out years of dye and damage, never going back.” Image: Kayleigh Conway
Buying gifts for your girlfriend, BFF, or cousin (or all three) can be an ordeal during the holiday season, but everyone loves beauty-related products, even if they’re one of those “no makeup” ascetics. Whether she’s an aspiring cat lady or an aspiring makeup artist, here are 11 beauty gifts to get you started on the holiday hunt.Disclaimer: Bobbi Brown is the editor in chief of Yahoo Beauty.Related:Holiday Beauty Gifts for Dads of All Types15 Holiday Beauty Gifts For Moms8 Gifts from the GOOP Gift Guide That Gwyneth Paltrow Probably Already Owns