The Ideas Factory

We're restlessly determined to make products that leave the planet better than we found it. We do things differently – and love sharing our ideas for making things better. Each week we add to our blog, posting everything from DIY beauty recipes, waste-fighting tips, UpCircle guides and interviews with people and brands who inspire us.

Welcome to the UpCircle blog, we hope you enjoy reading…

MARIE CLAIRE- APR 2021

https://www.marieclaire.co.uk/news/beauty-news/earth-day-2021-beauty-changes-734998

GET THE GLOSS - APR 2021

https://www.getthegloss.com/news/earth-day-glossy-picks-our-edit-of-brands-doing-their-bit-for-the-planet

Hello! - Apr 2021

https://www.hellomagazine.com/healthandbeauty/20210420111380/refillable-beauty-products-inserts-pouches/

COSMETICS BUSINESS - APR 2021

https://cosmeticsbusiness.com/news/article_page/UpCircle_goes_full_circle_on_zero_waste_skin_care_with_new_refill_scheme/175987

THE BEAUTY SHORTLIST- APR 2021

https://www.thebeautyshortlist.com/2021/04/19/keep-it-clean-the-almost-naked-heroes-flying-the-flag-for-plastic-free/

NATURAL HEALTH- APR 2021

https://www.naturalhealthmagazine.co.uk/

ELLE INDIA - APR 2021

https://elle.in/article/beauty-industry-is-finally-moving-towards-recycled-ingredients/

MINDBODYGREEN - APR 2021

https://www.mindbodygreen.com/articles/best-environmentally-friendly-beauty-products

FROW Magazine - MAR 2021

https://www.frowmagazine.com/6-face-masks-that-will-improve-replenish-and-boost-your-skin/

Mamabella - MAR 2021

https://www.mamabella.uk/best-cleanser-for-acne-which-acne-cleanser-actually-gets-rid-of-or-reduces-spots/

Evening Standard - MAR 2021

https://www.standard.co.uk/insider/beauty-bars-block-products-plastic-free-no-packaging-b925114.html

Popsugar. - MAR 2021

https://bit.ly/3cEuhB8

Marie Claire - MAR 2021

https://www.marieclaire.co.uk/news/best-sustainable-beauty-for-earth-day-695114

Elle - MAR 2021

https://www.elle.com/uk/beauty/a35595318/female-entrepreneurs-beauty-industry/

Healthline - MAR 2021

https://www.healthline.com/health/beauty-skin-care/eco-friendly-beauty-products#sustainable-palm-oil

The Telegraph - FEB 2021

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/fashion/style/virginia-chadwyck-healey-british-brand-selling-17-perfect-products/

HARPER'S BAZAAR - APR 2021

https://www.harpersbazaar.com/uk/beauty/skincare/g15941141/best-sustainable-beauty-brands/

GLAMOUR - FEb 2021

https://www.glamourmagazine.co.uk/gallery/best-facial-cleansing-bars

Harper's Bazaar- FEB 2021

https://www.harpersbazaar.com/uk/beauty/skincare/a33414076/what-is-carbon-neutrality-beauty/

PureWow- Feb 2021

https://www.purewow.com/beauty/best-natural-soap

DAILY MAIL- JAN 2021

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-9193949/In-vital-series-experts-share-foolproof-ways-stay-polished-toe.html

BEAUTY BAY - JAN 2021

https://www.beautybay.com/edited/at-home-facial/

THE INDIEPENDENT - JAN 2021

https://www.indiependent.co.uk/the-sustainable-beauty-brands-to-try-in-2021/

TECH ROUND- JAN 2021

https://techround.co.uk/guides/businesses-helping-you-celebrate-valentines-day-during-covid-19/

STYLIST - JAN 2021

https://www.stylist.co.uk/fashion/style-list

BECAUSE - JAN 2021

https://becauselondon.com/beauty/2020/summer-fruits-for-winter-skin-skincare-edit/

ABSOLUTELY LONDON- JAN 2021

https://absolutely.london/vegan-beauty/

THE SUN- DEC 2020

https://www.thesun.co.uk/fabulous/13544419/beauty-game-art-of-at-home-massage/