Priscilla Debar is the founder and CEO of FAUBOURG, a luxury sustainable fashion brand. Priscilla was born in France and lived in Paris before moving to New York, and worked in media, fashion and law before starting FAUBOURG in 2017. On her website, clothes, shoes and accessories are categorized by how it was made sustainably, whether it be handmade, organic, locally-made, out of recycled materials, social/fair trade and/or eco-friendly.
If you’ve gone shopping recently, you might have heard the phrase “sustainable fashion.” A lot of people tend to think clothes are just clothes — you go to the mall or order online and you wear out your pieces until you grow tired of them (or forget about them in your closet).
While we are big fans of celebrating Earth Day, here at Meant we treat every day as Earth Day. A huge component of Meant is our commitment to simplicity. This means simplicity in terms of your beauty routine, but also in terms of how we create our products.
While it may seem like coconut oil has been a trendy ingredient for only the last few years, its properties have been well known for centuries. It’s been lauded as a magical do-everything salve for your skin and hair. In this Ingredient Spotlight, we dive into coconut oil’s unique chemical structure, some common misconceptions and suggested uses.
Diet trends come and go, but one we don’t think will be fading anytime soon is plant-based proteins. We understand if you’re already slightly confused by the difference between terms like vegetarian, vegan and paleo. So we reached out to Maria Marlowe, Integrative Nutrition Health Coach and founder of EatSLIM and Eat BEAUTY, to talk about what exactly a plant-based diet looks like, and some easy ways to make the switch.