With the new year comes a chance to begin fresh. While that may mean hitting the gym and cutting back on sugary sweets for some, it can also be the perfect opportunity to take sustainability and green beauty into consideration. We love the Earth at LovelySkin, which is why you’ll find a wide variety of natural and organic products on our shelves and on our website. It’s also why we use completely biodegradable packaging in all orders and recycle all packing materials sent to us! Enhance your regimen and feel good about what’s in your makeup bag with some of our favorite “clean living” products!
Why should I add natural makeup products to my routine?
jane iredale Liquid Minerals: At the base of every great makeup look is a great foundation, and this formula is no exception. Suitable for all skin types including sensitive, this sheer to medium foundation helps diminish imperfections to bring out your natural beauty without compromising the health of your skin. The unique formula contains liposome beads of aloe vera gel and glycerin to soothe skin as well as hyaluronic acid to prevent moisture loss and vitamin C to provide antioxidant protection.
The answer: jane iredale was founded on the belief that your makeup should be good for your skin while helping you feel beautiful, not the other way around. That’s why jane iredale’s natural makeup products are free of parabens, talc, phthalates, GMO ingredients, fillers and synthetic fragrances. In addition, the brand is also cruelty-free and extensively tested for safety and performance!
Antonym Cosmetics Organic Baked Blush: Give your look a natural flush with this baked mineral makeup formula. The unique blush begins as a crème and is transformed into a powder by baking it in terracotta pans. Before baking, swirls of color are added to each pan, giving each blush a unique color. Finally, the baked formula finishes with a crème-to-powder consistency that applies flawlessly and smoothly to the skin.
The answer: Antonym Cosmetics believes in high-performance natural and organic makeup. That means with Antonym products, you’ll receive high color payoff with professional results—and natural ingredients. Each formula is created with high-quality, long-lasting and certified natural and organic ingredients. In addition, the formulas are also cruelty-free and Leaping Bunny certified.
Au Naturale Bold Statement Mascara: Achieve voluminous lashes with this vegan, organic mascara from Au Naturale. Castor and jojoba seed oils keep lashes hydrated and happy while rosemary extract supports lash health. Plus, the totally-green formula contains no chemicals, dyes, fragrances, gluten, parabens, preservatives, silicones or sulfates, so you can enhance your lashes and feel good about it!
The answer: Au Naturale Cosmetics believes beautiful makeup products can be made that are still wholesome, natural and organic. Each ingredient in every Au Naturale product is carefully evaluated down to the place in which it originates. That’s why their products are made fresh with natural ingredients that nourish and maintain skin health—all without compromising the efficacy of the formulas.
COOLA Tinted Mineral Liplux SPF 30—Summer Crush: Give your look some summer vibes with this tinted mineral lip balm from the SPF experts at COOLA! The ultra-creamy balm glides on with ease as organic cupuacu and shea butters, mongongo and coconut oils give lips much-needed nourishment. The naturally-derived colors and scents will enhance your look while providing totally mineral sun protection with 3.8% titanium dioxide and 1.4% zinc oxide.
The answer: The innovators at COOLA believe in sun care that is natural, organic, sustainable and locally sourced. Each product is formulated following their Farm to Face philosophy, utilizing the most fresh and potent natural and organic ingredients they can find. In addition, each SPF formula is also fortified with COOLA’s exclusive antioxidant Plant Protection, which boosts the efficacy of the SPF with plant-based antioxidants.
Dr. Hauschka Eyeshadow Trio – 04 – Sunstone: Create a natural and nourishing look that lasts with these ultra-creamy eyeshadows from Dr. Hauschka. The mineral makeup compact features three 100% organic and natural shadows in complementary shades to highlight and enhance your look. In addition, they also contain nourishing botanicals like black tea to keep the sensitive skin around the eyes feeling hydrated and looking beautiful.
The answer: The pioneers at Dr. Hauschka not only believe in healthy and natural makeup solutions but in the importance of healing the body and nurturing the earth. Each ingredient is ethically and sustainably sourced and grown in a way that enforces the pure and natural nature of all Dr. Hauschka products, with many ingredients coming from their biodynamic garden in Germany.
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