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When we walk into a shopping mall, those gleaming jars and tubes of cosmetics and fragrance lure us like a mirage. As women, we always strive to look flawless, and it comes at the cost of a number of makeup essentials. Most of these products come in plastic containers or tubes. Perfumes come in glass bottles.
Plastics are potentially contaminating the environment in a much greater capacity than any other product. Especially single-use plastics which get dumped in landfills, don’t degenerate and remain in the soil for thousands of years. We are all aware of how marine life is getting endangered by plastics that are getting dumped in the oceans.
Thus, the onus lies with each of us to contribute in our little ways of saving our planet. Reusing, recycling and up-cycling (upgrading old containers into something new) is a great solution for reducing…