BEAUTY | Venus Williams Created An Eco-Friendly Sunscreen That Easily Blends Into Darker Skin

As a lifelong tennis player, Venus Williams always used sunscreen but struggled to find an eco-friendly option that blended seamlessly into her dark skin. So, she created her own formula.

EleVen by Venus in partnership with Credo recently dropped two new mineral sunscreens – the On-The-Defense Sunscreen SPF 30, a more traditional cream that has zero white cast and a semi-matte finish (ideal for oily skin), and the Unrivaled Sun Serum SPF 35, a lighter formula complemented by hydrating ingredients.

The active ingredient in both is zinc oxide, which is safer for the ocean’s coral reefs compared to chemical formulas, according to the National Park Service. The Park Service reports that chemical sunscreens can actually awaken coral viruses, causing the reefs to become sick, expel their algae, and die.

‘As an athlete and professional tennis player spending most of my life outdoors, I was compelled to create a sun care collection I could use daily’, Williams shared in a statement, per InStyle. ‘Safe for our planet and good for people of all skin shades and types, I hope to inspire others to get out, be active, and stay healthy’.

Just like environmentally – friendly ingredients, Venus chose recyclable and sustainable packaging. The Unrivaled Sun Serum bottle is made of recyclable glass, and the On-The-Defense sunscreen tube is made of 40% post-consumer recycled materials and can be recycled again through Credo’s Terracycle program. Both products are vegan and cruelty-free.


ROYALS | Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Have Bought Their First House!

Exciting news for Duke and Duchess of Sussex! The couple have bought their very first home together. Their chosen property is located in Santa Barbara, a picturesque seaside town located about 100 miles from Los Angeles.  A representative for Harry and Meghan has confirmed to Hello Magazine that they moved into their family home with … Continue reading ROYALS | Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Have Bought Their First House!

CELEBRITY | Lebanese Actress Nadine Njeim Reveals Plans To Leave Country After Beirut Explosion

Lebanese actress Nadine Nassib Njeim revealed this week, she had decided to leave her home country after a massive explosion ripped through the city of Beirut, killing over 160 people and injuring thousands. Last week, the star, who lives close to the port area where the explosion happened, underwent six hours of surgery. ‘In this … Continue reading CELEBRITY | Lebanese Actress Nadine Njeim Reveals Plans To Leave Country After Beirut Explosion

FASHION |‘You Cannot Imagine The Destruction’: Zuhair Murad On Picking Up The Pieces About The Beirut Disaster

‘Thanks God we are all safe – everybody at the company is safe’, says Zuhair Murad, speaking from his home in the mountain 20 minutes from central Beirut. ‘But the damage is unbelievable’. Still sounding shell-shocked as he relates the events of 4 August, when a series of explosions in Beirut’s port killed some 150 … Continue reading FASHION |‘You Cannot Imagine The Destruction’: Zuhair Murad On Picking Up The Pieces About The Beirut Disaster

THE POWER OF INFLUENCE | George And Amal Clooney To Donate $100,000 To Lebanese Charities

American actor George Clooney and his wife, Lebanese – British human rights lawyer Amal Clooney, are donating $100,000 to Lebanese charities helping those left homeless by the deadly explosion in Beirut. The blast, which broke though the capital city on Aug.4, hast killed at least 157 people and injured thousands. ‘Three charitable organizations we’ve found … Continue reading THE POWER OF INFLUENCE | George And Amal Clooney To Donate $100,000 To Lebanese Charities

CELEBRITY STYLE | Angelina Jolie Meets Her Match In An Off-White Mask

As masks have become an essential part of everyday life, designers have begun to jump on the bandwagon by creating face coverings. One of the earliest to do so was Off-White’s Virgil Abloh, who included a version covered in the brand’s black arrows logo part of the fall 2019 collection. Since then, the piece has … Continue reading CELEBRITY STYLE | Angelina Jolie Meets Her Match In An Off-White Mask

TRAVEL | Windsor Castle Reopens Terrace Garden To Public After 40 Years

Windsor Castle, one of the official residence of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth, is to open its East Terrace Garden to the public for the first time in more than 40 years. Visitors to the castle, where the queen spent the last few months during Britain’s lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic before travelling to Scotland, will … Continue reading TRAVEL | Windsor Castle Reopens Terrace Garden To Public After 40 Years

FASHION | Lebanese Designers Count The Damage of Massive Blast In Beirut

Designers including Elie Saab and Rbih Kayrouz reported no vitcims from the explosion, which destroyed their headquarters. Lebanese designers were left picking up this pieces on Wednesday after a massive warehouse explosion in the port of Beirut sent a shockwave across the capital, killing at least 100 people and injuring nearly 4,000 according to news … Continue reading FASHION | Lebanese Designers Count The Damage of Massive Blast In Beirut

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