10 Ways to Green Up Your Beauty Routine


With parabens and sulfates in some beauty products that can have negative effects later on, we’re taking a closer look at our vanities to see what greener options we can add to it in honor of Earth Day. Our choices used to be scarce, but now everything from cleansers to nail polish can be more earth and people-friendly—if you know where to look like Whole Foods. Here are a few green faves to help you enhance your look:

1. Burt’s Bees Herbal Blemish Stick, available at Target.com for $7.99
2. Jonathan Green Rootine Styling Crème, available at JonathanProduct.com for $24
3. Mineral Fusion Nail Polish, available at MineralFusion.com for $7.99
4. Dr. Bronner Almond Castille Liquid Soap, available at DrBronner.com for $10.99
5. Physician’s Formula Organix Wear CC Curl + Care Mascara, available at PhysiciansFormulas.com for $9.95
6. EOS Smooth Sphere Lip Balm, available at EvolutionofSmooth.com for $3.29
7. CEW Eco Award Finalist100% Pure Healthy Skin Foundation with Super Fruits, available at 100PercentPure.com for $35
8. Tata Harper Rejuventaing Serum, available at TataHarperSkincare.com for $95
9. Nature’s Gate Aloe Vera Moisturizing Shampoo and Conditioner, available at ShopNatures-Gate.com for $7.79 each
10. The Body Shop Camomile Silky Cleansing Oil, available at TheBodyShop-USA.com for $10.80