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“Beauty for All”: Beauty Inclusivity Trend in the Beauty Industry

What is inclusivity? Photo by Artem Varnitsin “Inclusivity is humanity. It represents our differences while celebrating culture and identity. Inclusivity encompasses an equal representation, accessibility, and affordability.”-HYPEBAE When the beauty industry mentions inclusivity, it means all skin tones, skin types, … Continue reading “Beauty for All”: Beauty Inclusivity Trend in the Beauty Industry

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Cruelty-Free Beauty Products as an Alternative to Animal Testing in the Cosmetic Industry

Cruelty-free and animal testing Cruelty-free means a product and its ingredients weren’t tested on animals. However, most of the beauty products companies have processed animal testing to sell their items on the market. According to the U.S. Food and Drug … Continue reading Cruelty-Free Beauty Products as an Alternative to Animal Testing in the Cosmetic Industry

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Ecology: How Greenwashing Impacts the Environment and Consumers

What is greenwashing? “When companies invest more time and money on marketing their products or brand as “green” rather than actually doing the hard work to ensure that it is sustainable — this is called greenwashing.” Greenpeace is an organization that launched … Continue reading Ecology: How Greenwashing Impacts the Environment and Consumers

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Anthropology: Fashion Industry Issues in Sexual Reproductive Health

  What does sexual reproduction mean to women factory workers?  In worldwide, women are in control of the workforce of the garment factory industry. Representing roughly 85% of the population. Unfortunately, their working environment isn’t great. In fact, these women … Continue reading Anthropology: Fashion Industry Issues in Sexual Reproductive Health

Anthropology: Period Poverty and the Accessibility of Menstrual Products around the World

The period poverty Have you ever heard of “period poverty”? It’s a global issue that affects women, girls, and people who menstruate. The lack of access to sanitary products, menstrual hygiene education, toilets, handwashing facilities, etc. These people need to … Continue reading Anthropology: Period Poverty and the Accessibility of Menstrual Products around the World