For The Green Beauty Queen
For the green beauty aficionado, mainstream fragrance and beauty products won't do. She's looking for something standout that not only looks and feels amazing, but also respects both people and planet. These standout beauty products use pure, earth-friendly ingredients and never test their cosmetics on animals. To help you navigate through the glitz and glam, we've narrowed down our top green beauty buys for this 2017 holiday season!
1. Organic Lipstick | nūdus
Give the gift of glam this year with organic, handcrafted lipstick from Australia. Packed with nutrients, free from toxic ingredients, and cruelty-free, this lipstick makes a perfect stocking stuffer. Stick with a neutral color like subtle pinks or nude shades for the perfect fit!
Shop Online | $42 AUD
2. Jasmine Ylang Ylang Bath Soak | Indie Lee
Indie Lee’s bath soak makes a thoughtful gift for the bath-loving beauty on your list! Holiday stress will melt away because of lovely natural ingredients like Pink Himalayan, Dead Sea, Atlantic and Pacific Sea Salts alongside essential oils—plus, it’s free from parabens, artificial fragrance, phthalates, sulfates and is never tested on animals.
Shop Online | $28
3. Luminizer X Quad | RMS Beauty
Another great gift for the glam gal in your life, this luminizer combo is perfect for ringing in the new year with a fresh face. RMS Beauty products are formulated with raw, food grade and organic ingredients in their natural state for a nontoxic & healthy makeup bag.
Shop Online | $48
4. Biodegradable Glitter | Universal Soul
We’re so enchanted by this cosmetic-grade glitter from Universal Soul—it’s vegan and biodegradable, meaning that there are no tiny glass or plastic particles making their way to our oceans. Make the holidays sparkle for the free spirit or music festival goer in your life.
Shop Online | $9.99
5. Beauty Cream | Primally Pure
Simplify, simplify. This 5-ingredient cream from Primally Pure is a nourishing addition to a clean beauty routine. Made only from real ingredients found in nature and organic oils, we love the anti-inflammatory properties of this day and night cream!
Shop Online | $32
6. Pink Rose Clay Facial Soap | Meow Meow Tweet
This moisturizing facial soap from Meow Meow Tweet is undeniably cute. The delicate floral scent and gentle exfoliants in this soap make it suitable for all skin types. Meow Meow Tweet crafts small-batch vegan skin care products from natural and organic ingredients and is never tested on animals.
Shop Online | $12
7. The Curated Classics Brush Set | Alima Pure
If you’re looking for a gift that won’t get used up in a few months, these vegan brushes from Alima Pure make a lasting and thoughtful gift. Alima Pure gives back a portion of their profits to grassroots environmental organizations and offsets 100% of their carbon emissions.
Shop Online | $110
8. Sugared Amber Dreams Body Butter | Pacifica
The warm scent of amber always reminds us of cozy evenings by the fire and holiday parties with our nearest and dearest. Filled with nourishing vitamins and oils, this body butter will keep skin soft during the harshest winter months. Plus, like all Pacifica products, this body butter is gluten-free, 100% vegan, and cruelty-free.
Shop Online | $15
9. Lip Trio Kit | Frank Body
If you’re looking for skincare with sass, Frank Body has you covered. Their cheeky branding is perfect for the playful ones on your list—plus, all of their products are nontoxic and cruelty-free. This lip trio is a fun way to introduce your girlfriends to this confident, coffee-loving brand!
Shop Online | $29.95
10. Nude Nail Set | 100% Pure
Nail polish makes a sweet stocking stuffer, and it’s twice as nice when the polish is nontoxic! This nude set of three vegan, cruelty-free polishes from 100% Pure is free from the 10 most common toxins in conventional nail polish. These creamy shades make for a gorgeous manicure year-round, so this smart gift goes beyond the season.
Shop Online | $28
11. Beverly To 5th Mandarin Orange Coffee Scrub | Good Cubed
This citrus coffee scrub will be a holiday showstopper for the gal (or guy!) who can’t go without their morning cup of joe. It refreshes, exfoliates, and moisturizes skin with all-natural ingredients like organic coffee, sea salt, cocoa and cold-pressed coconut oil. The lively citrus scent will lift your spirits if you’re feeling the post-holiday blues.
Shop Online | $18
12. Rosie Eau de Parfum | by Rosie Jane
A sheer, floral scent makes a thoughtful gift for any sweetheart in your life. Rosie, the signature scent from by Rosie Jane, is inspired by cooler weather and features subtle notes of rose, musk and vanilla. Handcrafted in Los Angeles, by Rosie Jane products are made from natural and organic ingredients and come in beautiful, sustainable packaging.
Shop Online | $49
13. On The Glow Sheet Mask Kit (Set of 8) | BioRepublic
The ultimate recovery kit for late-night holiday parties, these biodegradable BioRepublic sheet masks will revitalize and pamper anyone on your list! BioRepublic is transparent about all of the ingredients they use, and never use parabens, sulfates, pthalates, or triclosan in their products.
Shop Online | $35.99
14. Personalized Shampoo & Conditioner Set | Function Of Beauty
Want to show your loved ones how well you know them? Function Of Beauty offers highly personalized, nontoxic, and cruelty-free shampoo, complete with the recipient’s name on the bottle. Don’t know exactly what their hair needs, or need a quick gift? Function Of Beauty also offers physical and digital gift cards.
Shop Online | $36–$46
15. Coco Rose Luxe Hydration Trio | Herbivore Botanicals
Give the gift of glowing skin with this nourishing and hydrating trio from Herbivore Botanicals! This kit includes body polish, hydrating face mist, and lip conditioner, making it perfect for the world-traveler or the busy woman about town. All of Herbivore’s products are made from natural ingredients, and they ditch the fillers to create safe, super-effective skincare that your loved ones will adore.
Shop Online | $39