Your skin is your body’s largest organ, and anything you put onto it affects it. So why bother with makeup and beauty products full of chemicals? So many of the most popular makeup brands are full of nasty ingredients, but there are so many that are pure, organic, and will leave you glowing! Here are 10 beauty companies that will ease the pain of falling asleep in your makeup from time to time, and will enhance your all-natural beauty with all-natural products.
There’s basically no way you’ve avoided hearing about LUSH bath bombs (something I also MAJORLY recommend if you love a relaxed soak in your tub from time to time) but LUSH also has a mean line of all-natural beauty products. Everything is handmade, they literally have a stamp saying WHICH employee made whatever product you bought, and they have full lists of ingredients on each and every product they carry.
We recommend: Lush Lipstick – They’re cute, the color lasts forever, and they have ingredients like jojoba oil, rose wax and candelilla wax to moisturize while you wear! Win-Win!
If you’re up on your beauty game, you undoubtedly know about Bare Minerals. But, if you’re like me, you didn’t know how extensive their line of products has become. Their original products (foundation, bronzer, mineral veil…) has evolved into a full line of makeup: lip liners, glosses, eye shadows, mascara, highlighter, etc, all made of natural products.
We recommend: Bareminerals Mineral Veil – It’s a light, airy finishing touch to any full-face makeup regimen. It doesn’t feel heavy but still holds your makeup in place! It’s also a super-affordable, all-natural alternative to high end brands.
This is an organic skincare and makeup brand that is “dedicated to creating the purest products possible.” This company acknowledges that your skin absorbs everything you put on it, and makes its products with that in mind. ILIA makeup is good for your skin and comes in beautiful, environmentally friendly packaging.
We recommend: ILIA All Of Me Multi-Stick – It’s applicable to eyes, cheeks and lips and has healing, moisturizing ingredients like Vitamin E and Shea Butter. The color is to DIE for and looks good on all complexions.
This company wants your natural beauty to be the focal point of your makeup routine. Its products are centered around really nourishing your skin, making sure it’s intensely moisturized at all times, giving you a glossy, natural look. Glossier wants your makeup routine to be great for your skin and totally uncomplicated!
We recommend: Glossier Generation G Matte Lipstick – They look like a lip stain but feel like a lip balm. It currently comes in 6 colors that look good on every skin tone, and on top of that, they’re highly moisturizing, paraben-free and dermatologist approved!
Tarte Cosmetics is a cosmetics brand that guarantees all of its products to be made without parabens, mineral oils, sulfates and gluten. They boast being “eco-chic” while maintaining a really high quality of product, including sweat-proof, waterproof, SPF formulas!
We recommend: Tarte Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Foundation SPF 15 – This long lasting foundation not only looks good all day, but it’s oil free, hypoallergenic and made with SPF sunscreen!
When you’re looking for highly-moisturizing, high quality lip balms/moisturizers/pigments, Bite Beauty is the place to go. The colors look amazing while moisturizing your lips all day. All products are handmade in Toronto.
We recommend: Bite Beauty Agave Lip Mask – This lip mask moisturizes dry, cracked lips with a mixture of organic agave nectar, jojoba oil, vanilla CO2 extract, and antioxidants. Apply at night for extra moisture or wear throughout the day in one of the three finishes available!
This Asian-inspired skincare line uses Asian beauty rituals to create innovative, organic, natural products. Its gentle, pure, highly-effective ingredients are derived from Korean herbs that will help reveal radiant, younger-looking skin.
We recommend: Perfect Morning 3-in-1 BB Mask – This morning mask helps reduce the size of pores, seriously cleanses, and leaves your skin radiant and prepped for your morning makeup routine. It’s a great way to wake up dull, tired skin!
Afterglow has a full range of concealers, foundations, eye color and lip pigments. Their ingredient lists are 100% transparent, and you’ll love them. All of their formulas are always made without parabens, sulfates, soy, gluten, synthetic fragrances, dyes, GMOs and any other undesirable, allergenic products you can think of.
We recommend: Perfecting Under-Eye Concealer – This product is exactly what you need when your under eyes are less-than-glowing. It conceals circles, reduced puffiness and it’s organic white tea extract (high in antioxidants that stops certain enzymes from attacking your skin’s collagen and elastic) prevents fine lines and wrinkles! Win-win-win.
RMS is “dedicated to transforming the way women use makeup.” Their products are organic, non-toxic, and go the extra mile by healing and nourishing your skin! RMH products range from face to lips to eyes to skin, and are full of vitamins, enzymes and antioxidants that will leave your skin looking younger, brighter, and luminous.
We recommend: Buriti Bronzer – Made with Buriti oil, which is high in Vitamin A and Beta-carotene, this ultra-sheer cream bronzer will never leave you looking orange or sparkly. It leaves you looking naturally glow-y and sun-kissed and will leave your skin feeling smooth.
Ecco Bella’s cruelty-free, all natural beauty products have been around since the early 90s. They were pioneers in using powerful nutraceuticals and realizing the world of plant-based ingredients, and have a huge product range from makeup to skincare to haircare to perfume. If all-natural lifestyle is your thing, Ecco Bella may just be your one-stop-shop.
We recommend: Flowercolor Natural Mascara – This mascara comes in both black and brown and actually gives a majorly volumized look. It’s made without shellac and alcohol, as other mascaras often are, and instead is made with natural clay and flower wax coated iron oxides. It’s gentle but water-resistant and great for anyone with sensitive eyes. It’s also certified vegan, gluten, fragrance and paraben-free.
On this list you’re sure to find your new favorite all-natural makeup brand! Give one a go, I promise you won’t regret it!