Our Top 10 Sustainable Winter Holiday Essentials

To the lucky individuals chasing the winter sun, we want to show you how to make your holiday necessities less impactful on the environment!

We understand there's a lot of preparation that goes into packing, so we're here to make your life a lot easier! Here are some of our favourite products.

 

1. Green People Scent Free Sun Lotion SPF30n ...£11.99

Ethical responsibility is at the heart of what Green People do. This reef-safe sun lotion comes in fully recyclable, renewable sugar-cane packaging and is 100% reef safe.

2. Contiki Filtered Water Bottle...£15

This travel-friendly water bottle uses an advanced filtration system that removes 99.95% of bacteria and 99.97% of protozoa, creating clean, safe drinking water wherever you are in the world. This removes the need for harmful single-use plastics, so it protects the planet while saves the pennies too. 

 

3. Geoorganics Natural Floss...£4.90

This natural floss is made from Ahimsa (Peace) silk, coated with Candelilla wax and flavoured with organic Spearmint oil. It comes in a reusable glass flint and a metal cap dispenser, to be used again and again with our 2x30 metres refills. Packed in a fully compostable, plastic-free kraft box.

 4. Bamboo makeup remover pads 16 pack...£14.04

Avoid disposable cotton pads and use reusable makeup remover pads to reduce your daily waste.

Once used, simply gather the used bamboo makeup remover pads in the cotton mesh bag. Then, wash them in the laundry machine at 40°C to 60°C, simple!

5. Ecovibe natural deodorant...£6.99

This all-natural deodorant is designed to work with your body and soothe your armpits with a lovely blend of shea butter, coconut oil, and pure essential oils which come in a reusable and recyclable jar.

6. Nomadix fully recycled travel towel...£38.09

Relax, do yoga or sunbathe with this towel made from 100% recycled plastic bottles. Ultralight towel, a super absorbent, quick-dry, soft to the touch towel to take anywhere you go.

7. Ethique hair, face & body trial pack...£10.99

This trial kit is designed to give those with normal skin and hair a taste of the plastic-free life!  Containing four minis; across hair, face and body. Of course, the packaging is certified compostable and reusable!

 

 

8. Truthpaste natural mineral toothpaste...£7.99

Truthpaste is a handmade natural toothepaste with Aloe Vera, Neem, Myrrh and certified organic essential oils. It's 100% vegan, cruelty free and comes in a fully reusable and recycled glass jars. 

9. Hydophil bamboo toothbrush...£3.90

The handle is made of fast-growing Moso bamboo and the biobased bristles are obtained from castor oil making it fully biodegradable and safe for the planet! 

10. Dame reusable applicator set...£24.99

The award-winning design is self-sanitising, works with every size tampon, and lasts for life. Enjoy a comfortable period, without the plastic waste. Oh, it's also carbon neutral!

 

LITTLE BIT ABOUT Hirestreet

Millions of items of clothing end up in landfill sites every year, which impacts our lovely planet. Our mission is to help reduce this by bringing our beautiful customers the best dresses in the land, so you don’t need to buy them anymore. It’s a smarter way to shop, and we are sure you are going to love it. Together we can do our bit, and we can't wait to get started. We have worked long and hard to try and bring you a simple, premium and beautiful experience and we would love to know what you think! Please get in touch, we would love to hear from you! xx