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22nd June 2018
hemp blog post

Beauty’s buzziest ingredient?

One fine day, twenty summers ago, French police raided The Body Shop in Aix-en-Provence, seizing lip balms and hand creams from the brand’s new Hemp Range […]
22nd June 2018

The US Tax Levy: beauty’s ticking time bomb

The EU Commission has confirmed that it will be imposing a tariff on imports of American cosmetics, Bourbon and American whiskey from today, in retaliation to […]
18th June 2018
Can Beauty be a key...

Can beauty be a key to social reintegration for women after prison?

Was interested to read a feature by Lexy Lebsack that talks about the role beauty is starting to play in supporting female prisoner reform in the […]
16th June 2018

the indie beauty boom

Indie beauty is set for global expansion and here in the UK, showcasing British independent brands is on the rise. Sarirah Hamid, founder of Pretty Analytics, […]
15th June 2018
The Cotton Bud Project

The Cotton Bud Project

Spotted in The Telegraph & WWF UK : more cotton buds are thrown away each year in the UK – 13.2 billion – than any other European […]
13th June 2018
Male Makeup : Challenging Traditional Makeup Standards

Male Makeup : Challenging Traditional Beauty Standards by Pretty Analytics

Challenging traditions of masculinity, social and gender norms, male grooming is expanding within beauty. According to a Statista report[1], the male grooming market has increased by […]
11th June 2018
Ally Journey

Amly journey By Kerry Moore

My journey to launching a skincare brand has perhaps not been a traditional one. I originally planned to be a doctor, then after a (very) brief […]
9th June 2018
Queen's Birthday Honours

The Queen’s Birthday Honours 2018

Applauds three beauty luminaries for inclusion on the Queen’s Birthday Honours list this year: a CBE for Jo Malone for services to the economy & the GREAT […]
5th June 2018
Decoded Future

Decoded Future: a summit to empower change-makers

Innovation research and trends experts Stylus have announced an inaugural innovation summit, Decoded Future – the ultimate gathering for brands, retailers, tech companies and start ups […]