Most household throw away throw at least 5 kg of plastic from beauty products each year , which is enough to make 2 recycling bins.
In the past few years Customer's demands for organic beauty have reached a pivotal point, and recent studies show that natural & eco-friendly focus are consumers main priorities. Gregg Renfrew, founder of Beautycounter (a Santa Monica-based company committed to clean beauty), told Fast Company in 2017:
Thanks to these market predictions and big brands also adding natural lines and BPA-free containers (see Target, Sephora, and CVSjust to name a few), the range of toxic-free makeup has never been so bountiful. We've gathered some of the most innovative, entrepreneur-driven beauty brands out there for you to peruse the next time you're in need of a eco-friendly beauty products goos for you ...and the planet. From parabens and phthalates-free lipstick, eyeshadow, or blush to Fragrance-free Face Creams.
"The space for eco-friendly , cleaner & safer beauty products has grown and is only continuing to grow. In fact, natural and safer brands are outselling their traditional competitors by two to threefold."
1. Corpore Sanctum, UK
Corpore Sanctum began life in 2017 when Corpore The Cub decided to introduce his vision of Korean Beauty culture. What did Corpore The Cub come up with ? A range of Eco-friendly , Natural & Vegan cosmetics , packaged in Plastic Free & reusable containers to limit carbon footprints.
Eco-conscious and incredibly cute packagings makes that eco-friendly cosmetic brand a must-have in your #beautyshelf.
Check out: Gel Treatment Gel in cute Eco-Friendly Bottle
2. Juice Beauty, California
Check out: GREEN APPLE Age Defy Moisturizer
3. Melvita, France
Check out: Honey Lips Gloss Balm
4. Korres, Greece
Check out: Greek Yogurt Makeup Wipes
5. MarieNatie, Canada
Check out: Gluten-Free Lipstick
6. Inika, Australia
Check out: Loose Mineral Foundation SPF 25
7. Tata Harper, Vermont
Check out: Volumizing Lip and Cheek Tint
8. Green People, UK
In 1994, founder Charlotte Vøhtz's daughter was suffering from skin allergies and eczema. Cut to twenty years later, and Green People is one of the biggest eco beauty brands in the UK, with products packed with up to 99% active natural and organic ingredients. Their lineup also includes skincare for men and organic baby wash and shampoo — of which the Duchess of Cambridge is reported to use on Princess Charlotte.
9. Alchemy OIls, Hair Remedies
We're a fan of Alchemy Oils here and these all natural hair remedieshave had their own makeover. They now come in travel-suitable 50ml glass bottles and recyclable packaging. The vegan-friendly oils are inspired by Ayurveda, choose between blends to stimulate hair growth, treat hair loss and promote stronger hair.
10. BYBI’s Babe Balm
Clean beauty pioneers's latest plastic free skincare product is Babe Balm, an all round wonder whizz that works as a moisturiser, lip balm, sunburn soother, cheekbone highlighter and more. The tube and lid are made from biodegradable sugarcane. Boom! Babe-a-licious.