Do you really need 50 shades of lipstick?

SAVING THE PLANET ONE WEEK AT A TIME

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Photo: Lise Lafond

Pink spice, rosy nude, blushing berry, radical rosewood, crazy for coffee (these are actual names of shades of lipstick) – just how many shades of lipstick do you really need?

Many women would never dare leave the house without putting on at least a dab of lipstick. How does this routine gesture of applying lustre to our lips affect the planet?