When it comes to skincare formulation and product development there are a lot of elements and factors for formulators to consider during the R & D phase. In this article, I would like to share some of the things I focus on before developing a product (even before starting trials with prototypes).
by Ula Blocksage, Photographer, Organic Skincare Formulator & Consultant
Working in the natural beauty industry is an exciting place to be… but there is much to be done if you want your indie skincare brand to sell in the extremely competitive market place that is the beauty industry.
How to use essential oils responsibly and which are best for what?
by Oyéta Kokoroko
In this article, I want to demystify essential oils, their uses and limits. For those who like to read and learn, this post is meant to provide you with reliable information on essential oils to help you understand how to find high quality essential oils,
The very first time I formulated this balm, I was in the middle of experimenting with colours. I wanted a blue balm because I had this bottle of woad seed oil I was dying to formulate with and woad was used in the past to produce a blue dye.
La toute première fois que j’ai formulé ce baume, j’étais en pleine expérimentation avec les couleurs. Je voulais un baume bleu parce-que j’avais craqué sur de l’huile de pastel et que le pastel est une plante qui était utilisée autrefois pour produire une teinture bleue.
Vous n’avez pas assez de 24 heures pour tout faire et vous vous demandez comment être plus productive et surtout ne rien lâcher? Autant vous le dire tout de suite, je n’ai pas la formule magique pour rallonger les journées ou vous donner des supers pouvoirs et je ne vais pas vous proposer de système de gestion du temps,
Are you a starting entrepreneur wondering how to stand out and get noticed in a very competitive market? In this post, I would like to share my 5 tips to help you leverage your brand and share your skills, get noticed and achieve your goals.
We live in a social and online world now. Years ago people would sign off of the internet saying “goodbye”! or “be right back” Now we live on the internet. Advertisements and business are all online and if you aren’t then my friend you are not in the game.
In this post, I decided to share my experience studying with Formula Botanica and how it helped me launch a successful beauty brand with a lot of great feedback. Creating beauty products that truly work is my passion. Formula Botanica provided me with the solid training needed to create gorgeous skincare products that people love.
The Connector’s mission is to offer helpful information in the green beauty industry. The Connector aims to provide information for natural cosmetics consumers, support for small indie businesses and to facilitate networking.