Makeup brushes are a niche market, and among consumer products, professionally designed niche products are almost always more expensive. On the material, if your makeup brush is a natural bristle brush, it can be very expensive to manufacture. For high-quality makeup brushes, time, craftsmanship, and procurement of exotic materials all drive up the price of makeup brushes.
At present, people are more advocates of environmentalism and cruelty-free, so more and more makeup brush manufacturers are starting to re-purchase product raw materials. More synthetic bristles are used, which not only have the softness of natural bristle brushes, but also are lower in cost.
Since 2018, Shangyang has finished the CDP questionnaire for ECO VADIS assessment every year and set carbon emission targets. We also make efforts to reduce GHG emissions for easing the greenhouse effect. The company's independent research and development of No. 1-17 special formula makeup bristles which are perfect for some world-leading companies and have secured great outcomes for our customers.
We are the first in the industry to develop fully biodegradable makeup bristles. Our No. 11 and No. 12 makeup bristles are 100% naturally degradable which are extracted from pure natural plants. Among them, No. 12 makeup bristles are specially treated which are decomposable in water and carbon dioxide by microorganisms within 3 to 5 years.
Besides bursh bristles, our makeup brush handle is also 100% completely degradable handle. How is it degraded? What are its benefits?
The method of wheat straw handle (PLA) is to grind waste wheat straw into powder, mix with PLA, extrude and granulate, and make it into a wheat straw handle through injection molding process. Such handles are fully degradable in the environment.
The main materials of wheat straw are wheat, straw and PLA. PLA is polymerized from lactic acid as the main raw material, and its production process is pollution-free. In addition, its raw material source is sufficient and renewable, mainly made of corn, cassava and other materials, which is an ideal green material.