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Sustainability in the Salon: More Important Than Ever

The demand for beauty products that are clean, ethically sourced and sustainable has not slowed during our current COVID-19 global crisis. If anything, the need to operate a sustainable business translates into being a more resilient business.  

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Kao Makes the World’s Most Ethical Companies List for 14 Straight Years

Kao has been chosen every year since the Institute began compiling its list in 2007, making Kao a recipient of this recognition 14 years in a row, the only Japanese company with this honor.

Newly-Launched Beauty Brand Is Ditching Plastic for Paper-Based Packaging

OuiFills won't end up in the land fill. Meet this ingenious solution to plastic waste.

Salon Pros Can Be Both Eco-Friendly and Hyper-Creative Without Compromise

Going ‘green’ shouldn’t sacrifice quality, and the professional beauty industry should have more options to be sustainably beautiful.

Colortrak Unveils Eco-Friendly Desert Bloom Collection

The plastic parts of the collection are made from wheat fiber, a bio-plastic created from the remains of a wheat plant after harvesting.

Rollers are Your New Best Friend for Balayage

Over the past few years, the trend to make hair coloring more eco-friendly has continued to rise. In addition to companies seeking new ways to make their foils and meches more reusable and recyclable, stylists are taking their own initiatives inside the salon. Norwegian colorist Julie Jakobsen has found success using rollers.

The Sustainable Future of Beauty: Cosmoprof North America and Fashion Institute of Technology Host Panel Discussion with Industry Experts

CPNA partnered with FIT's Cosmetics and Fragrance Marketing and Management Master's Degree program to host a panel discussion on the topic of sustainability in beauty packaging.

Hilaria Baldwin Unveils Aveda Sustainability Installation in NYC

On Tuesday, April 2, in line with the beginning of Earth Month, Environmental Advocate and Wellness Expert Hilaria Baldwin teamed up with Aveda to unveil an art installation made from 100% recycled materials at FIT in New York City.

ColorProof Hosts a Beach Cleanup to Celebrate One Year of Incorporating Ocean Plastics as Part of its Packaging

To celebrate one year of incorporating ocean-plastics as part of its packaging, ColorProof Color Care Authority hosted a beach cleanup to remove waste that could potentially enter our oceans. Headquartered in Southern California, the ColorProof team set off to their local shoreline equipped with garbage bags and trash pickers. In just a few hours, the team picked up more than 150 pounds of trash.

All About Rebecca Taylor's Trillion Tones Hair Color

We've seen the hashtag #trilliontones credited for incredible multi-hued color on Rebecca Taylor's Instagram page and on the "explore" page for months now--if we were wondering what it's all about, surely you were to. Here's everything you need to know about Trillion Tones by Rebecca Taylor.