Have you ever looked at the ingredient labels on the beauty products that you use daily? The list is full of impossible-to-pronounce, chemically derived ingredients that you most likely know nothing about. The skin is the largest organ of the body and absorbs a significant amount of what we put on it. People want to know what exactly they are putting on their bodies and are making more informed choices. The term green beauty comes up a lot and describes natural and organic products such as makeup, skincare, and hair care. While green beauty products tend to be costly, there are plenty items on store shelves that are affordable. To help you on your search, we put together this list of 13 amazing deals on natural beauty products.
The skin surrounding the eye area is incredibly sensitive. When it comes to removing mascara, you want a makeup remover that does the job but is gentle and won’t cause irritation. Look no further than S.W. Basics Makeup Remover, which contains only 3 ingredients – organic sweet almond, olive, and jojoba oils. You can also use it as a moisturizer and purifying oil cleanser.
We know the health benefits gained from eating kale. It makes perfect sense then that the power food is good for your skin as well. This facial cleanser is fortified with green phytonutrients including kale, seaweed, and blue sea kale along with mangosteen and coconut water. The potent formula deep cleans and removes makeup and toxins to help fight breakouts.
Makeup by Mary B.
Acure is a sustainable company committed to giving you the best natural and organic products. Sulfate and paraben-free hair care products hover around $10. We love this shampoo that promotes cellular regeneration at the roots and builds body without stripping hair of natural oils.
With all the fancy body washes and scrubs, it’s refreshing to find a simple bar of soap that you actually want to use. Dr. Bronner’s soap line is certified fair trade, made with organic oils, and paraben-free.
This 100% natural organic mascara defines and thickens lashes using a formula that is hypoallergenic and free of harsh chemical and parabens. You’ll look good and also feel good knowing that the eco-brush is 100% recyclable.
The Future Kept
A three-ingredient makeup you can use to create a smoky eye? Sounds impossible, right? Containing only sunflower oil, black oxide powder and beeswax, Fat and the Moon Eye Coal achieves the same sultry look as similar products that are more expensive and chemically derived.
The Shades of Noor
Available in an array of flattering colors, this lipstick is infused with sustainably harvested cupuacu and murumuru butter from the Amazon. Sounds exotic, doesn’t it? Your lips will love the moisturizing formula that is free of parabens and Phthalates.
Mama to 6 Blessings
Finding a chemical-free sunscreen that you actually like can be a challenge. End your search at the nearest drugstore where you’ll find Neutrogena Sensitive Skin Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 60+. It provides excellent coverage, won’t irritate skin, and is oil-free. And you can’t beat the price.
Ecco Bella makes products that beautify and protect customers and the planet. It's eyeshadow uses flower wax to help color glide on smoothly and last through the day. Choose from an assortment of beautiful colors, which are chemical and cruelty-free.
Powered by antioxidants and Gotu Kola Stem Cells, this day cream firms reduces free radical damage and provides anti-aging support. Your skin will love the cream’s super-moisturizing formula while your mind can rest easy knowing that it’s paraben and Phthalate-free.
Take It From Me
BB cream is a miracle worker providing the coverage of foundation, moisturizing benefits, and in some cases, the skin protection of sunscreen. We love this natural BB cream from Andalou Naturals that uses fruit stem science to combat anti-aging, and a blend of super fruit antioxidants, botanical moisturizers, and SPF 30.
Think of this like a healthy juice for your skin. Derived from natural ingredients avocado and apricot kernel oil and Japanese seaweed, this mask restores moisture while preventing future dehydration and the signs of aging.
She Did It Anyway
This rich conditioner moisturizes and softens hair without weighing it down. Great for all hair types, it is Phthalate, paraben, and sulfate free. And the intoxicating scent will have you dreaming of a tropical getaway.
We have the choice to exercise our power as consumers by becoming more informed about buying products that are healthy for us and healthy for the planet. This is especially important when it comes to beauty and what we put on our skin. Let go of the common misconception that if it is “organic” or “natural,” it must be expensive. There are amazing natural beauty products available now that won’t cost you a fortune.