Original article published on 2018-04-30 14:09:25 written by Sarah Henderson
From make up to skincare, here are the eco-friendly, cruelty free beauty products that every woman who wants to look flawless and save the world at the same time, needs to have on her radar ASAP.
With so many beauty brands embracing natural, organic, vegan and eco-friendly products, it’s officially never been easier to support sustainably sourced, plant derived ingredients. It’s time to look amazing and go green!
This cult-favourite powder foundation delivers flawless coverage with a natural matte finish that won’t clump or cake. It blurs the appearance of pores and diminishes the look of fine lines and wrinkles. The lightweight minerals absorb excess oil without drying out the skin. Its lightweight silky texture looks like a powder but feels like cream, giving skin a natural luminosity and barely there finish.
Firm Skin Acai Exfoliating Peel both hydrates deeply and reduces the signs of fine lines and wrinkles. Packed with powerful extracts from the acai berry, grapefruit and goji, the peel gently buffs and tones for firmer looking skin. The end result is a complexion that is softer, smoother and more revitalised.
Moisturise with a proprietary blend of fruit stem cells and Vitamin C infused into a resveratrol-rich grape formula to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Certified organic, antioxidant-rich ingredients hydrate the skin. Formulated with Malic Acid, rich in vitamins, potent malic alpha-hydroxy acids, phytonutrients, flavonoids, phenols; and provides powerful antioxidant activity to help promote beautiful skin.
A concentrated anti-agieng face serum boosted with powerful natural ingredients for advanced firming and lifting action for 3D facial sculpting. This ultra-concentrated serum delivers re-contouring, firming, and lifting action for 3D facial sculpting. Boosted with ElastiLift-3D™ complex and black pine polyphenols, it helps promote skin elasticity, reduce the appearance of wrinkles, and improve facial architecture.
All KORRES Black Pine formulas are boosted with potent black pine extract from trees in the Mediterranean that have survived even the ice age. During two years of primary clinical research, the KORRES research Lab in Athens, Greece discovered that powerful black pine polyphenols help promote skin elasticity and firmness, visually lift face contour, and reduce the appearance of wrinkles.
This product is vegan, contains 93.4 percent natural ingredients, and like all KORRES formulations, it is made without petrolatum, mineral oil, silicones, propylene glycol, and ethanolamines. It is dermatologically tested, noncomedogenic, and cruelty-free.
Like a cool drink for thirsty skin, this lightweight natural gel-cream uses hydrating organic grape water, calming chamomile, and antioxidant-rich grape seed polyphenols to replenish moisture and soothe even the most sensitive skin.
The patented grape seed polyphenols fight wrinkle-causing free radicals like pollution, stress, and sun damage. Sorbet is also is rich in Vinolevure®, which strengthens skin, making it less sensitive and more resilient over time. These precious ingredients provide the perfect recipe for baby soft, bouncy skin. When applied, feel the texture melt from a cream to a water-like gel upon contact.
This “quick break” technology is the lipophilic technology that allows water to be trapped in the cream, and once the cream touches the skin, it releases the water for lightweight hydration.
Tip: store in the fridge for a refreshing burst of cool moisture.
An iconic cleansing product that gently yet effectively dissolves makeup and removes impurities. A gentle cleansing milk that leaves sensitive, delicate and reactive skin purified, calm and soothed. Its multi-action formula eliminates dirt, makeup, environmental aggressors, increases skin resistance and minimises the signs of chronic irritation and sensitivity that can lead to premature ageing. Suitable for sensitive and/or delicate skin. Skin affected by pollution (city life, smoke).
This British-born brand uses the finest, 100 percent pure plant and mineral derived ingredients to nurture the skin. Free from chemical nasties, REN is a go-to for gentle care with the reassurance that the formulas use the highest level of active ingredients in the most natural form.
Cowshed is a stylish range of natural, therapeutic products, first formulated for use in the original Cowshed Spa in Somerset. The cheekily named, addictively indulgent bath and home products are blended using the highest quality organic, fair trade and wild-crafted essential oils from around the world.
Cowshed Horny Cow Seductive Bath & Shower Gel has a floral, spicy blend of rose absolute to heighten romance, essential oils of patchouli to arouse desire and cinnamon to stimulate and evoke some passion. Cowshed contains no parabens, no petrochemicals and is free from sulphates, artificial fragrances and colours. It is suitable for vegetarians and has not been tested on animals.
Restore dry and damaged hair with this organic, lightly scented conditioner. Enriched with strengthening Rahua oil, healing Quinoa and Aloe to moisturize, the all-natural ingredients nourish and regenerate every strand to encourage growth. Perfect for colored hair, this aromatic formula also doubles up as a frizz-fighting styling cream.
Green Tea Leaf extract lessens damage from UV-ray exposure – Free from gluten, synthetics, parabens and sulfates – 100% natural, 100% vegan.
The Organic Pharmacy Herbal Toner works to keep your skin in healthy condition thanks to its 18 organic herb formula. The dynamic properties of Sicilian lemon and marshmallow found in this skin toner help to lift your skin and soothe irritation. Marigold lends antiseptic and cell regeneration qualities, while eucalyptus acts as a natural antibacterial remedy.
Natural, Certified Cruelty-Free, Organic, Gluten-Free, Sulfate-Free, Fragrance-Free.
Take your luminosity to the next level with a lighting primer. These lightweight, oil-free creams absorb into the skin and boost luminosity by adding a layer of light onto the complexion. Skin tone is neutralised, brightened and evened and flaws are blurred to create a smooth, seamless canvas.
This award-winning highlighting powder with an ultra-buttery texture that melts into skin for the ultimate high-impact glow.
This one-of-a-kind formula is enriched with ultra-fine, multitoned, luminescent pearls that adjust to your skin’s undertones and amplify your natural radiance. Unlike traditional pressed powders, this unique formula blends pigments with liquids, creating a creamy feel that applies seamlessly and never cakes. Inspired by the dazzling light of the midday sun, the result is a high-impact, elegant finish that doesn’t look glittery.
BECCA is a cruelty-free company, they do not test their products on animals.