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NU Evolution Cosmetics Is the Non-Toxic Makeup Brand That's Ready for the Runway

NU Evolution Cosmetics Is the Non-Toxic Makeup Brand That’s Ready for the Runway

Most non-toxic makeup brands tend to be on the subtle side. A little glimmer, taupes, brown eyeliner pencils and barely-there mascara. But while that might be enough for some ladies, sometimes you need a little oomph – some saturated color, professional-grade eyeliner and mascara, and full coverage foundation and powders. Like when you’re putting on...
  • I'll See You at These NYC Sustainable Events! September 11th Edition

    I’ll See You at These NYC Sustainable Events! September 11th Edition

    Learn Aromatherapy Sept. 8 thru November 11 @ The NY Intistute of Aromatherapy, 530 E 13th Street, Manhattan The NY Institute of Aromatherapy offers classes and workshops where you can create handmade organic beauty and home products. The school’s founder, Amy Galper, is an industry vet who consults with beauty brands, she’s a trailblazer in the beauty...
    NYFW: Meet Yeohlee, the Zero-Waste Fashion Maven

    NYFW: Meet Yeohlee, the Zero-Waste Fashion Maven

    You might have thought this zero-waste fashion thing was new. But then  you don’t know Yeohlee. The luxury designer Yeohlee Teng is one of the biggest advocates for saving the Garment District, even going so far as to relocate her store there for three years, hoping to attract other retailers to Fashion Avenue. (Disappointingly, the...
    Daniel Silverstein Evokes Heaven, Hell and Purgatory With His Zero-Waste Designs

    Daniel Silverstein Evokes Heaven, Hell and Purgatory With His Zero-Waste Designs

    Daniel’s Silverstein‘s sophisticated designs, made using zero-waste design and sustainable materials whenever possible, have a strong point of view. You’ll immediately recognize his well-tailored, body-conscious dresses by the macabre but subtle references to death, bones, and ghouls, expressed through his print work and ornate woven cages over ethereal, gauzy fabric. This season, he amped it...
    Photos from the Helpsy Sustainable Fashion Party at Market 605

    Photos from the Helpsy Sustainable Fashion Party at Market 605

    Rachel Kibbe, owner of the downtown-cool online shop Helpsy, threw a launch party for the brick-and-mortar pop-up shop Market 605 on Saturday, and the place was bumpin.’ Shoppers mingled with designers like Nettie Kent, Titania Inglis, Tara St. James of Study NY, Mandy Kordal, Adrienne Antonson of State (who just got a chic new bob!), and...
    Green Cocktail Party Chatter: Jemima Kirke Just Loves Recycling

    Green Cocktail Party Chatter: Jemima Kirke Just Loves Recycling

    In my latest for Zady, I unearthed 10 creative gifts you can make for your lover this Valentine’s Day. Check out the top five greenest countries on earth. And before you click through, just for fun, guess how far down the United States is on that list. This ghastly video of Bangladesh tanneries has renewed...
    Modavanti Puts on Flash Fashion Shows for NYFW

    Modavanti Puts on Flash Fashion Shows for NYFW

    Who needs Lincoln Center when you can just hang out by Shake Shack? Eco-friendly online boutique Modavanti put on three flash runway shows yesterday, one in Madison Square Park, on in Union Square, and one in Washington Square Park. At each park, models filed off a green bus and walked playfully down a green carpet,...