Need to find the best vegan and organic cosmetics? Although the list is still short, the number of companies whose product lines include chemical-free, vegan, and/or organic products is growing all the time.
Here are a couple of Busy-Vegan's top picks. For more product information, click the links below each product description.
One of the most popular and affordable brands of natural cosmetics, Origins boasts an extensive selection of makeup products which contain only organic and natural ingredients. These products are lightweight and contain loads of ingredients that feed your skin with healing nutrients. The result is a radiant and healthy glow that is gorgeous!
Benefits of Origins:
- Lightweight, natural-looking coverage
- Certified organic and natural ingredients
- Essential oils - 100% natural
- No parabens, petrochemicals, or animal ingredients (except for cruelty-free honey in some products)
- Free standard shipping on orders over $75.00
Lavera is one of the only companies I can find that carries organic and vegan mascara. Their Trend makeup line is very popular with many vegan and health-conscious celebrities, and has been highly recommended in the New York Times Bestseller, Gorgeously Green by Sophie Uliano.
Lavera carries a big line of organic vegan cosmetics and one of the great things about their site is that they have a page that lists all their vegan products complete with easy access links.
Benefits of Lavera mineral blend makeup:
- It's 100% natural.
- It contains organic ingredients.
- It is designed for even the most sensitive skin.
- It is cruelty free.
- It is completely free of parabens, lead and chemicals.
- There is a large selection of vegan items, including mascara.
- It has been favorably reviewed and has won several awards.
- There is a "Clearance Section " with items up to 90% off.
- They offer free shipping on orders over $50.00 ($75.00 Canadian)
Green Organics has brought together an impressive collection of organic beauty and skin care lines with an array of products to fit every skin type.
Benefits of Green Organics Products:
- They have a wide selection of organic cosmetic products.
- Their manufacturers use extremely high quality ingredients that nourish skin.
- Many of their products are vegan.
- Products contain no parabens, petrochemicals or GMO ingredients.
- All products are cruelty free.
- Members are eligible for a 100 point reward on sign up, additional "loyalty" discounts, and a weekly giveaway.
- They offer free shipping on orders over $99.00
Green Organics uses manufacturers whose product development processes are nature-friendly - this company is certified by 12 different accreditation organizations for organic and carbon-neutral products. The company stipulates that the only non-vegan ingredient used in some of its products, is natural beeswax - they further assure their customers that no bees are harmed during the collection process.