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…

BEAUTY MATTER - APR 2020

https://beautymatter.com/2020/04/skin-food-new-brands-focus-on-body-first-beauty/

GRAZIA - APR 2020

https://graziadaily.co.uk/beauty-hair/skin/vegan-moisturisers-cruelty-free-best/

WWD - APR 2020

https://wwd.com/beauty-industry-news/beauty-features/beauty-solve-single-use-plastic-problem-sustainability-earth-day1203562228-1203562228/

BYRDIE - APR 2020

https://www.byrdie.com/recycling-beauty-products-tips-4842817

VEGAN FOOD & LIVING - APR 2020

https://www.veganfoodandliving.com/

TIMES MAGAZINE - MAR 2020

https://www.linkedin.com/company/10634789/admin/

WHO WHAT WEAR - MAR 2020

https://www.whowhatwear.co.uk/niche-beauty-brands/slide19

HELLO MAGAZINE - MAR 2020

https://www.hellomagazine.com/fashion/hfm/2020032486805/brands-doing-good-during-coronavirus/

THE INDEPENDENT - MAR 2020

https://www.independent.co.uk/extras/indybest/fashion-beauty/coronavirus-beauty-brands-charities-supporting-vulnerable-people-a9413991.html

GLAMOUR - MAR 2020

https://www.glamourmagazine.co.uk/gallery/support-small-british-beauty-brands-businesses

STYLUS REPORT - SS21

https://www.stylus.com/

The Observer - MAR 2020

https://www.theguardian.com/theobserver/magazine

BEAUTY INDEPENDENT - MAR 2020

https://www.beautyindependent.com/rising-brand-upcircle-circular-economy-ulta-beauty-launch/

WGSN - MAR 2020

https://www.wgsn.com/en/

NATURAL PRODUCTS NEWS - MAR 2020

https://www.naturalproductsonline.co.uk/features/natural-beauty-features/the-rise-of-clean-and-conscious/

CREDO BEAUTY - MAR 2020

https://credobeauty.com/blogs/clean-scene/the-change-makers

ABSOLUTELY LONDON - FEB 2020

https://absolutely.london/sustainable-beauty-swaps/

GRAZIA - FEB 2020

https://graziadaily.co.uk/beauty-hair/makeup/top-10-beauty-solutions-skiing-snowy-situations/

GRAZIA - FEB 2020

https://graziadaily.co.uk/

COSSMA - FEB 2020

https://www.cossma.com/marketing/article/turning-food-waste-into-beauty-products-36033.html

Health & Wellbeing - Feb 2020

https://www.yourfitnesstoday.com/

SIMPLY VEGAN - FEB 2020

https://anthem-publishing.com/simply-vegan-magazine/

BALANCE - JAN 2020

https://balance.media/

BEAUTY BAY - JAN 2020

https://www.beautybay.com/edited/2020-new-year-beauty-resolutions/

VEGGIE - JAN 2020

https://www.vegetarianrecipesmag.com/

NEW - JAN 2020

https://www.instagram.com/new_magazine/?hl=en

GLAMOUR - DEC 2019

https://www.glamourmagazine.co.uk/article/food-waste-for-beauty

BUSTLE - DEC 2019

https://www.bustle.com/p/5-beauty-wellness-products-for-when-youre-feeling-run-down-fluey-19444777

COSMOPOLITAN - DEC 2019

https://www.cosmopolitan.com/

WOMEN'S RUNNING - DEC 2019

https://www.facebook.com/womensrunningmagazineuk/

RED MAGAZINE - DEC 2019

https://www.redonline.co.uk/

HEALTH & FITNESS - DEC 2019

https://www.newsstand.co.uk/250-General-Womens-Magazines/2286-Subscribe-to-HEALTH-and-FITNESS-Magazine-Subscription.aspx

THE OBSERVER - DEC 2019

https://www.theguardian.com/theobserver/magazine

THE METRO - NOV 2019

https://metro.co.uk/

THE TELEGRAPH - NOV 2019

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/beauty/skin/gender-beauty-gap-womens-anti-ageing-creams-expensive-mens/

COSMOPOLITAN - NOV 2019

https://www.cosmopolitan.com/uk/beauty-hair/a29610991/cosmopolitan-2019-beauty-awards/

STYLIST - NOV 2019

https://www.stylist.co.uk/beauty/best-beauty-gifts-make-up-skincare-christmas-gift-ideas/321362

COSMETICS BUSINESS - NOV 2019

https://www.cosmeticsbusiness.com/news/article_page/UpCircle_harnesses_the_power_of_discarded_fruit_for_new_skin_care_line/160020

DAILY MAIL - NOV 2019

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-7683249/Handbags-apples-seaweed-dress-Going-green-never-chic.html

GLAMOUR - NOV 2019

https://www.glamourmagazine.co.uk/article/ocean-plastic-waste-beauty-industry

NATURAL HEALTH - NOV 2019

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

LSN Global - OCT 2019

https://www.lsnglobal.com/behaviours/article/24724/by-product-beauty

THE EVENING STANDARD -OCT 2019

https://www.standard.co.uk/

THE FINANCIAL TIMES - OCT 2019

https://www.ft.com/content/1952635a-e07e-11e9-9743-db5a370481bc

CHAT MAGAZINE - OCT 2019

https://www.magazinesdirect.com/az-magazines/34206656/chat-subscription.thtml?j=XAT

BELFAST TELEGRAPH - OCT 2019

https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/life/fashion-beauty/perfect-excuse-to-cover-yourself-in-chocolate-38557239.html

BOOTS HEALTH & BEAUTY MAGAZINE - OCT 2019

https://www.boots.com/health-beauty-magazine

ELLE - SEP 2019

https://www.elle.com/uk/

SHEER LUXE - SEP 2019

https://sheerluxe.com/2019/09/09/best-beauty-discoveries-get-your-radar

THE EVENING STANDARD - SEP 2019

https://www.standard.co.uk/beauty/upcircle-beauty-sustainable-brands-a4237441.html
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