Festive fact: the amount of wrapping paper thrown away at Christmas in the UK alone, would stretch to the moon, according to research by Wrap.
Luckily for eco-conscious fashion and beauty fans an increasing amount of brands are coming up with new ways to reduce their environmental impact, to lessen the impact of our consumerism at this time of year.
We’ve rounded up a selection of sustainable goodies that will please your most stylish friends:
Spice Of Life body scrub from Angela Langford, £20.
Free from plastic microbeads, this body scrub is packed with some of your foodie faves: avocado, grapefruit and ginger. This way your loved ones can start 2018 with smooth skin and you’ll be saved the plastic pollution guilt.
Recycled cotton make up bag from People Tree, £18.