The emergence of green products has been overwhelming. You can now find a green or environmentally friendly version of just about every product in your home and your life. This trend has extended to cosmetics as well, which is great news for women. All women should consider switching to organic makeup. If you are concerned about your health and the environment, taking a look at the products that you put on your body and face every day is the perfect place to start.
Organic or green makeup can mean a few different things. Generally, it means that the product is made out of natural materials, such as plants and minerals, instead of synthetic ones. Certified organic products are those that have not been exposed to pesticides. This article will look at ten of the best organic makeup products that are available.
Best Organic Cosmetics: NVEY Organic Crème Deluxe Foundation $58.00
Begin your makeup routine with this certified organic foundation. It is a full-coverage foundation, which covers flaws beautifully. It is lightweight enough to be used every day. It is made from natural earth colorants mixed an organic base which is designed to soften and protect skin while allowing you to look your best.
Best Organic Cosmetics: NVEY Organic Powder Compact $42.00
To provide a perfect finish for your foundation, apply a light layer of NVEY’s organic face powder. It is made from jojoba oil, antioxidants such as vitamins A, C, and E, chamomile, and corn starch. Use it for a matte finish to your makeup in the morning, and to refresh your face throughout the day.
Best Organic Cosmetics: Physician’s Formula Natural Origin Blush $11.95
The new line of organic cosmetics from Physician’s Formula offer natural makeup products at affordable prices. The ingredients are 100% natural, with a percentage of them being certified organic. Their natural blush is a combination of two different shades, which provides a natural look. It includes a goat hair brush.
Best Organic Cosmetics: Physician’s Formula 100% Natural Origin Lip Veil $7.95
This affordable organic lipstick works as a lipstick, lip gloss, and lip balm. It contains a refreshing combination of mint and lemon. It is non-tacky, and leaves your lips soft and pretty.
Best Organic Cosmetics: Suki Pure Cream Stain $40.00
Suki Pure Cream Stain is an organic cosmetic for lips and cheeks. It is made from rose wax, jojoba oil, vitamin E, and chamomile. It is easy to blend, and can be applied lightly for a natural look, or layered for drama. It comes in seven different shades.
Best Organic Cosmetics: 100% Pure Lip Gloss $13.00
100% Pure organic cosmetics are affordable and unique. They are one of the first brands to use fruit and vegetable pigments to color their products. Their lip gloss is 100% natural and 100% vegetarian. The antioxidants in the fruits and vegetables provide an added benefit to the makeup.
Best Organic Cosmetics: 100% Pure Fruit Pigmented Pretty Naked Palette $35.00
This organic makeup palette by 100% Pure contains a blush, two eye shadows, and two lip colors. It is intended to make you look naturally gorgeous. The materials are 100% natural, and contain antioxidants from their pigments, which come from fruit seeds, flowers, and vegetables.
Best Organic Cosmetics: Aveda Petal Essence Single Eye Shadow $12.00
Aveda Petal Essence eye shadows come in a variety of natural colors for a beautiful, romantic look. They are infused with flower waxes for long wear, and a silky powder. Like all Aveda products, these natural eye shadows smell delicious. Shades range from shimmering pearl to matte.
Best Organic Cosmetics: Aveda Petal Essence Eye Shadow Duo $16.00
These all natural eye shadow duo’s feature the same great benefits in the eye shadow above, but they come in complementary color duos. The eye shadows are packaged in a recyclable plastic and paper sleeve, and can be used in any magnetic reusable compact.
Best Organic Cosmetics: Aveda Mascara Plus Rose $12.00
This has been my favorite mascara since I first tried it. It smells like flowers. Compare that to some of the chemical odors that are in other mascaras, and you will realize why you need this all natural mascara instead.
Switching to all natural organic makeup is one of the first steps you should take in making your makeup routine healthier and more environmentally friendly. You will love the natural feel of these products. They feel good, smell good, and make you look great.