This Spanish brand has reinvented the newsstand concept and grown to six locations in less than two years. Co-founders Pablo Pardo and Gautier Robial explain how they've expanded without compromising integrity.
From the ingredients to energy sources and packaging, here’s how to consume more planet-friendly alcohol
Our microguides series is inspired by the slow travel movement, encouraging travellers to relax their pace and take a deep dive into one particular neighbourhood in a well-loved city. Rather than a whirlwind itinerary which aims to hit up every must-see attraction, these compact, close-up guides encourage you to zone in, take your time and truly explore like a local.
It's far from new news that the beauty industry has a packaging problem. You’ll have likely seen the stat that 120 billion units of packaging are produced every year by the global cosmetics industry. Many of our favourite products are housed in plastic and much of that can’t or won’t be recycled. In fact, only 50% of bathroom waste ends up actually being recycled.
How to fall asleep quicker: “I tried bedtime affirmations for a week – here’s how they impacted my energy levels”
Forget counting sheep – if you struggle to drift off at night, chanting sleep affirmations is supposed to help. But can you really talk yourself into sleeping better? Writer Elizabeth Bennett has been finding out.
Forget throwing the 2-for-1 Colgate in your supermarket trolley, the eco options for looking after your teeth are on the up. Following in the footsteps of other personal care items like deodorants and period products, the oral care market has had a sustainable makeover.
Here’s why you should consider swapping to zero-mile beauty products this year.
When it comes to eco-beauty we’ve come a long way from ditching the face wipes and scrapping cotton buds. We’re starting to see sustainability as so much more than just a packaging issue and instead, we’re looking at the bigger picture. Yep, we’re entering the age of zero-mile beauty. It’s a trend that taps into the wider conversation about the future of our planet and the nature that lives here.
If social media is anything to go by, the pandemic has put dating and relationships on double time. Hinge matches who locked down together after three dates. Couples who didn’t know each other before COVID and have already tied the knot. Longstanding partners who decided to start a family or buy a property earlier than they might have done because, well, there hasn’t been much else to do these past two years.
We hear a lot about the power of breathwork for anxiety and focus but what impact does prioritising breathing have on your capacity to workout? Writer Elizabeth Bennett gave breathwork a go for 14 days and found that there’s a lot more to breathing than we might think.
From taking shorter showers to choosing recyclable bathroom products, these hygiene hacks and cleaning tips will help you green up your bathroom