Have fun this holiday season trying new organic skin care and chemical free colors for your face, hair and nails. There are lots of healthy, safe cosmetic options on the market today. Below are some highlights of companies that provide products free of chemicals, preservatives, genetically modified ingredients, artificial colors and fragrances as well as animal product and testing.
Skin care and makeup
100% Pure features cosmetic colors derived from natural fruit pigments like strawberries, blueberries, grapes and pomegranates. They also feature the antioxidant properties of fruits in their skin care.
DeVita specializes in sensitive skin and uses soothing aloe as a base for almost all of their products. They have an effective sunscreen with 19% non-nano zinc oxide that doesn’t leave your skin white and safe skin lightening products to help diminish those pesky brown spots.
In Fiore is lush elegance in skin care and has a heavenly fragrance in perfumes and oils.
Hylunia products are natural, organic and effectively treat your skin with twelve patented amino complexes, peptides and plant extracts.
100% Pure has beautiful creamy nail polishes in a variety of hues like deep sea, cherry pop, watermelon and honeydew.
Zoya has a variety of colors and glittery hues.
Mineral Fusion has some fun mini nail polish kits.
Nail polish remover
No Miss Almost Natural Nail Polish remover is made with all natural ingredients and you don’t have to worry about that chemical smell.
Naturtint has a variety of plant based permanent hair colors.
Morrocco Method provides holistic hair care including natural henna color powders and scalp massagers.
love & toast has edible smelling perfumes made with ingredients like pink grapefruit, orange citrus, rose, waterlily and vanilla.
Pacifica uses essential and natural oils and fruit scents including strawberries, raspberries, mandarin and sweet oranges.
If you don’t want to wait for an online order to arrive and need something quickly, you can run into Whole Foods Market, Sprouts, Natural Grocers and even Target has a few organic products. Anytime you question the safety of a product or want to check out a convenient way to quickly see the chemical properties, Environmental Working Group’s Skin Deep is a cosmetics database, providing you with an abundance of scientific research and information to help you make responsible, informed decisions about what you put on your body. Remember, whatever you put on your body goes in your body so make it healthy.