Sustainability

Our journey to be more sustainable

We are committed to conducting business in an environmentally responsible manner and recognise the need to continually improve and reduce any adverse effects to the environment. We are continually identifying and aiming to use more materials and processes which reduce the risk of pollution.
News: For the first time since our launch 2 years ago, we will offer a refillable option for our new product launching in spring.

Formulation, production & ingredients

Formulated in our lab in London and made in the UK.

Our ingredients:

We are vegan and cruelty free.
All our ingredients are responsibly sourced. We do not use wild plants or endangered species.
We do not use:

  • synthetic fragrances or colours,
  • mineral oil, petrolatum, paraffin
  • silicones,
  • organic and chemical sunscreen
  • BHT, BHA, EDTA, TEA
  • sulphates
  • phthalates
  • plastic microbeads, acrylate copolymers and cross-polymers
  • parabens and formaldehyde donors,
  • PEGs, glycols and ethoxylated ingredients
  • nano materials.

Packaging

Primary packaging

We do not use double wall components, such as caps to allow the tube to stand or jars with inner jar or system with multiple plastic layers. It allows us to use less plastic and be more easily recyclable.

Good Skin Trio and Mini Set:

Our tubes are made of LDPE, HDPE and LLDPE, they are 100% recyclable. The caps are made of PP and are 100% recyclable.
To recycle, unscrew the cap, cut the tube in half and clean.

News: We have just approved our tubes using 40% recycled plastic, we still have stock of our current tubes but we hope to phase them out during 2020.

Night Switches:

The glass bottles are 100% recyclable. The pumps are made of PP and are 100% recyclable.
To recycle, unscrew the pump, remove the label and clean.

Good Skin Shaker: 

The glass bottles are 100% recyclable. The pumps are made of PPE
To recycle, unscrew the pump, remove the label and clean.

News: From 2020, we will print directly onto our glass to make it easier to recycle as you don’t have to remove the label.

Soft Clay Rubber:

Our jar and lid are made of PP and are 100% recyclable. 
To recycle, unscrew the lid and clean.

Secondary packaging

Cartons: 

All our cartons are FSC approved. FSC Board ensures protection of the forests, the environment, people and wildlife that depend upon them. It also gives options for maximising the use of post-consumer recycled paper. 

News: From December 2019 we are not using any laminated cartons to further facilitate recycling. we still have stock of our current cartons but we hope to phase them out during 2020.

Inks and Varnishes: We only use vegetable/soya based inks. Water based coatings are soluble, cleaner and easily recycled. 

Sending to you, our retailers, press and influencers

We do not use any plastic wrapping such as bubble wrap. We do not work with retailers who impose polybags.