Ethical Silk

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Feel good about feathering your nest  by shopping from small Irish businesses.

Cocooning is the order of the day but that doesn’t mean you should just retreat to your home and pull the ladder up behind you. The Covid-19 emergency(...)

Voya Visage Awakening Eye Mask (€39); The Ethical Silk Co Teal and Taupe Grey Print 100% Mulberry Silk Camisole and Shorts Set (€120 online from theethicalsilkco.com); The Body Shop Tea Tree Oil (€11.50 for 10 mls); Dr Bronner 18-in-1 Hemp Pure-Castile Soap (€8.75 for 236mls)

The beauty industry can, for all the sparkle and softness of its products, lack conscience. However, there are plenty of ethical and sustainably sour(...)

I often get scoffed, dismissive responses when I mention the impact that beauty products can have on stress. It’s not that cosmetics in themselves (...)

An activist protests against working conditions at production sites used by the H&M clothing chain in Bangladesh in Berlin last summer. Photograph: Getty Images

It is not hard to find cheap clothes but, last month, the death of more than 1000 workers in a Bangladesh factory collapse highlighted the true pri(...)