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…

WHITNEY PORT - JUL '20

https://whitneyport.com/2020/07/24/celeste-thomas-registered-nurse-holistic-skincare-expert-must-have-skincare-products/

BEAUTY PACKAGING - JUL '20

https://www.beautypackaging.com/issues/2020-07-01/view_columns/indies-adopting-a-circular-approach/

BARRON'S - JUN '20

https://www.barrons.com/articles/good-company-upcircles-natural-skincare-made-from-recycled-coffee-grounds-01592504182

PHOTOBOOK - JUN '20

https://www.photobookmagazine.com/features/skincare-products-made-from-collecting-coffee-ground-waste-from-artisanal-coffee-shops-in-london-check-out-upcircle-beauty

APE TO GENTLEMAN - JUN '20

https://www.apetogentleman.com/best-face-scrubs-men/

EL MUMS - JUN '20

https://elmums.com/beauty/five-ways-to-banish-the-plastic-from-your-bathroom-cabinet/

LIVE KINDLY - JUN '20

https://www.livekindly.co/cruelty-free-vegan-bath-products/

THE CHIC - JUN '20

https://www.thechic.us/safe-and-clean-beauty-product-recommendations-for-pregnancy/

VIRGIN - MAY '20

https://www.virgin.com/richard/holly-sam-0/business-unusual-virgin-startup-and-upcircle-beauty

MSN - MAY '20

https://www.msn.com/en-ph/lifestyle/lifestyle-buzz/small-brands-are-shaping-the-future-of-sustainability-in-beauty/ar-BB139SRp

WWD - APR '20

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

BYRDIE - APR '20

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

UPSCALE LIVING - APR '20

https://www.upscalelivingmag.com/

NEW BEAUTY - SS20

https://www.newbeauty.com/

GRAZIA - APR '20

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

BEAUTY MATTER - APR '20

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

WHO WHAT WEAR - MAR '20

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

CREDO - MAR '20

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