In efforts to reduce plastic, conserve water and embrace sustainable practices, numerous beauty brands have released products in bar form. Read on for the latest launches from Ethique and Carbon Theory.
- Ethique has launched Professor Curl, a solid shampoo bar for curly hair, and Curliosity, a conditioner bar and co-wash. The bars are formulated with hydrating ingredients like shea butter, cocoa butter and castor oil. The concentrated bars can easily reach all parts of the hair without sitting on the scalp. The formulations are free of waxes, silicones, sulfates, palm oil and drying alcohols.
- Carbon Theory, which counts its Charcoal & Tea Tree Oil Breakout Control Facial Cleansing Bar as its marquee product, is rolling out into 3,000 Walgreens locations by October 2021. The brand entered the U.S. market with Ulta Beauty in Feburary 2020. The Walgreens collection includes: Carbon Theory Charcoal & Tea Tree Oil Breakout Control Facial Cleansing Bar, Carbon Theory Tea Tree Oil & Citric Acid Breakout Control Purifying Facial Tonic, Carbon Theory Tea Tree Oil & Glycolic Acid Breakout Control Facial Cleansing Pads, Carbon Theory Tea Tree Oil & Vitamin A Breakout Control Spot Paste, Carbon Theory Charcoal, Tea Tree Oil & Vitamin E Breakout Control Overnight Detox Serum and Carbon Theory Vitamin E & Tea Tree Oil Breakout Control Facial Moisturizer.