Emma Lewisham on creating the world’s first carbon positive beauty brand

In this episode of MECCA Talks, Kate is joined by resident skincare expert Lucy Shaw to talk to the Emma Lewisham about her benchmark-setting, industry-changing, results-driven and science-backed eponymous skincare line.


Based in New Zealand (and making waves around the world) Emma has succeeded in developing the world’s first carbon positive and circular-designed beauty brand, even getting the stamp of approval from her hero, Dr. Jane Goodall. Her efficacious, cutting edge and naturally derived formulas are safe for all skin types and life stages too, proving to the beauty industry that you really can have it all.


From choosing her brand colours with MECCA in mind to publicly releasing the IP for her sustainable business model, this conversation with beauty’s biggest changemaker is not to be missed – hit play!

Brands and products mentioned in this episode:

Emma Lewisham Skin Reset Serum

Emma Lewisham Supernatural Face Crème Riche

Emma Lewisham Skin Reset Eye Crème

Emma Lewisham Illuminating Oil Cleanser

Emma Lewisham Illuminating Brighten Your Day Crème


Read more:

Terracycle at MECCA

MECCA MEETS… Emma Lewisham, skincare brand founder


Hosts: Kate Blythe, Lucy Shaw

Guest: Emma Lewisham

Producer: Kerri Gordon

Editor: Michael Liberale

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MECCA Talks wishes to acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the land on which we recorded this episode at our studio in Naarm: the Wurundjeri people of the Kulin nation. We pay respect to Elders – past, present and emerging. We recognise their ongoing connection to this beautiful country, with knowledge and stories that have been handed down since time immemorial.


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