LONDON — It claims to be one of the most advanced skin care ranges in the world and yet, derived entirely from plant-based medicine, there’s nothing technological about it.
“I spent 18 months looking for something that wasn’t at all toxic or chemically enhanced,” said Natasha Bhatia, a former venture capitalist and now — as of earlier this year — owner of Nascent Organic, together with partner Elena Sheridan-Young. “When I stumbled upon the products, I immediately fell in love with the ethos and philosophy behind it.”
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"