It sounds a bit like a 90s children’s cartoon, perhaps, but there really isn’t a way to separate dreams of the future with the well-being of our planet anymore.

At least now, finally, the global climate discussion and pressure of Gen Z’s thoughtful purchasing power (Transparency! Sustainability!) has brands seriously investing in more eco-friendly practices. And in the beauty space, the initiative to go green is making a sustainable summer routine that much easier. Think small steps in the right direction, like Olyxir’s antioxidant-packed Tea Strips which simply dissolve to shirk unnecessary sachet waste.