And so begins the festival season… Powerful-Thinking, the not-for-profit think tank for the events industry estimates that around 23,500 tonnes of waste are produced each year at music festivals in the UK alone! With two thirds of this waste ending up in landfill, many festivals are starting to take action.

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The sun may (mostly) be shining but dry, chapped lips can still be a problem. Medication, dehydration and frequent sun exposure (or simply habitual licking) can all lead to dry, flaky and potentially sore lips in the summer months so its vital to treat them with care you would during colder weather.

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I principally see myself as a Make-up Artist however my job more often than now often does involve hair too – styling not cutting. Whilst I don’t have the same love of doing hair as I do make-up (not even close!), the cleanliness of the ingredients in the products I use is equally as important. […]

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  • Mirjam

    Very interesting blog! I am also looking for cleaner hair products and like you said, hair is very personal because of all the different textures. I really like what Josh Rosebrook does. Very good products, reviews are raving, but quite expensive unfortunately. I don’t know if he has a heating protection product, I’ve used shampoo, conditioner (both very good), a sort of moulding wax (my husbands likes that one too and he never likes products in his hair(!) and now a sort of texturising spray, which does what is says..ReplyCancel

    • Organic Makeup Artist

      Thank you :)
      I’ve just started using the hairspray from Josh Rosebrook actually. Liking it so far but as you say they are pricey.
      Good to hear more about the other products in the range though
      L xReplyCancel

Last year as a result of my bid to reduce the amount of disposible kit essentials I use, I wrote about some organic cotton cleansing pads which I had integrated into my kit. These pads were/are great (I still use them in my kit) however they weren’t perfect so over the past few months I’ve […]

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