Posts Categorized: Gossip

From one business to another, ‘we’re in this together.’

We’ve been thinking..  In this unprecedented time, it is more important that ever to look at contingency plans – how do we continue to be an anchor to our candidates and clients, and offer relevant, credible services? Rest assured, alongside many organisations, we’ve also gone through our own transition to what will soon become to… Read more »

Veblen Verified: Valentine’s Edition!

In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, I thought it would be appropriate to ask the Veblen office to celebrate the overwhelming love we have for our favourite beauty products! You know the ones we’re talking about, because when you find you have at least 3 identical tubs or tubes on standby, then you’ve found a cosmetic… Read more »

Beauty Boundaries: Cannabis vs THC vs CBD

Sitting in the office last week I found myself scrolling through the internet for the next life-changing product to add to my collection, and it wasn’t long before I came across a new category on the pure player site CULTBEAUTY; ‘CBD Beauty’. I had heard about the legalisation for medical use following the case of… Read more »

Liberty London Keeps It Clean

Liberty London continues to bring the world’s leading luxury brands to the forefront, and earlier this month they launched their heavily anticipated annual beauty campaign – Conscious Beauty. This campaign will include a series of in-store events and activities that will truly celebrate all things clean, cruelty free, vegan-friendly and sustainable! Lisa Clemenger, Liberty’s Visual… Read more »

Beauty and the Beastly Pollution

I’m sure we’re all guilty of throwing recycling in the trash for ease, or buying hundreds of plastic straws for a party when it’s likely only five (if any) will be used. It’s easy to think your carelessness won’t make much of a difference in the grand scheme of things, but if you multiply that… Read more »

Cracking the Cruelty Free Challenge in China

Considering it has an estimated worth of around $33 billion, cutting yourself off from China’s cosmetics market isn’t exactly  a smart move, especially when you consider the rapid growth and development the country has seen in recent years. Unfortunately, for the companies who pride themselves on pushing forward a cruelty free initiative, refusing to sell… Read more »

Lancôme Won’t Live in a World of Illiteracy

Knowledge is power (that’s no secret), but how often do you truly realise how lucky you are to have been provided an education at all? For many of us, the route before us is automatically set from birth. You attend primary school, secondary school, university or an apprenticeship. Perhaps you take a leap of faith… Read more »

The Power of Plastic: Schwarzkopf Gives a Million Chances

Schwarzkopf – an international brand known for its incredible colour and hair styling products, but they’re big on the environment too! The Henkel-owned hair care pioneer has decided to clean up the planet with their Million Chances initiative, a partnership between Schwarzkopf and the Plastic Bank. The Plastic Bank is a globally recognised organisation that… Read more »