13 Organic & Natural Hair Care Brands That Will Have You Breaking Up With Chemicals

Natural & Organic Hair Care Brands

For many of us, hair and skin care products are significant components of our daily routine. They’re like old friends, always there to take care of us. On most days, the process of cleansing and getting ready is a great way to re-center, celebrate beauty, and kick-start our mornings. Holistic self-care involves treating our bodies, people, and the earth well. We think it’s important to avoid harmful chemicals and support cruelty-free, sustainability-promoting brands. We adore these 13 natural and organic hair and beauty brands for helping us stay true to our values, and feel beautiful while doing so.


Function of Beauty

Natural & Organic | Toxin-free, paraben-free, sulfate-free
Eco-Friendly | Recyclable and reusable packaging
Ethical | Cruelty-free, made in the USA
What We Love | Personalized Shampoo & Conditioner
Product Range | Shampoo & conditioner
Price Range | $30 (16oz shampoo) - $46 (16oz shampoo & conditioner set)

Function of Beauty is one of the few truly personalized cruelty-free beauty brands. They allow you to build and develop a shampoo and conditioner that’s exactly a fit for you by taking their hair quiz. Select your hair type, hair goals and preferences (color and fragrance) to make one of 12 billion custom combinations. The shampoos and conditioners are paraben-free, sulfate-free, toxin-free and made in the USA.


Truly Organic

Natural & Organic | Toxin-free, paraben-free, sulfate-free
Eco-Friendly | Plant-based biodegradable bottle
Ethical | Cruelty free, made in the USA
What We Love | Deep Sea Mud Scrub Super Body Bars
Product Range | Baby, body, face, hair, men, household
Price Range | $18.95 (Super Sage-Lime Deodorant) - $59.99 (Anti-Aging Super Facial Serum)

We adore Truly Organic, a fairly priced, environmentally-friendly brand loved by The New York Times, Entertainment Weekly, Allure, People, and The Huffington Post. Dr. David Jarvis’s anti-aging developments have led to lovely products which promote a “thriving, organic, and happy lifestyle.” Made with real fruits and vegetables, the products promise never to strip hair of natural oils. Instead, they help sustain healthy proteins and amino acids. The well-managed forest-certified ecolabel is another special touch which represents Truly Organic’s dedication to gentle, high-quality products.


Davines

Natural & Organic | High-grade, natural ingredients
Eco-Friendly | Plant-based
Ethical | Cruelty-free, family-owned business
What We Love | MELU Shampoo
Product Range | Shampoo, conditioner, styling, treatment
Price Range | $11 (award-winning MINU Shampoo) - $75 (Your Hair Assistant duo pack)

Founded in Italy in 1983, Davines is one of our favorite high-end hair care product brands. Spanning over 75 countries, Davines celebrates diversity amongst cultures, customs, personalities, and appearances while also sharing its own history and heritage. These products are about reflecting simplicity and harmony and encouraging people to “take care of themselves, of the environment in which they live and work, of the things they love.”


John Masters Organics

Natural & Organic | Paraben-free, sulfate-free, no DEAs, MEAs, or TEAs
Eco-Friendly | GMO-free, minimal use of ink, 100% recycled & unbleached paper
Ethical | Cruelty-free
What We Love | Rose Foaming Face Wash
Product Range | Skin, hair, body, aroma, men, tools, pet care
Price Range | $6 (Lip Calm) - $90 (16oz Hair Reconstructor)

John Masters Organics is a game-changer for wonderful hair and skin care products. They favor naturally-occurring fertilizer, pesticides and other growing aids and are committed to partnerships with local farmers. John Masters avoids synthetic chemicals, instead using wild-harvested ingredients and cold-pressed, steam distilled extracts. Without artificial enhancements, “It’s better for the body and the earth to simply return to the source: super natural botanicals.” We think these products are simply wonderful.


Rahua

Natural & Organic | Sulfate-free, paraben-free, gluten-free, vegan
Eco-Friendly | Dedicated to preservation of the Amazon Rainforest
Ethical | Cruelty-free, sourced and processed with traditional methods
What We Love | Rahua Body Amazon Oil
Product Range | Hair & body
Price Range | $9 (travel size Rahua Voluminous Shampoo) - $175 (30mL Rahua Elixir)

Rahua was a developed by Fabian Lliguin, a native Ecuadorian. Rahua products are uniquely sourced and processed by people in accordance with traditional Quechua methods and rituals. The brand is committed to clean, natural, vegan, organic products dedicated to sustaining the Amazon Rainforest and the indigenous people. What makes this brand even more stand-out special is it’s amazing molecular structure that “deeply penetrates the hair’s cortex - bonding and repairing it - while simultaneously smoothing the hair’s cuticle.” Rahua is a refreshing line of must-have products.


Intelligent Nutrients

Natural & Organic | Non-toxic, certified organic products
Eco-Friendly | Pesticide-free, fungicide-free, herbicides-free
Ethical | Every ingredient listed, no unsustainable processes used
What We Love | Nourishing Cleansing Creme
Product Range | Hair, styling, skin, body, aroma
Price Range | $18 (Color Shield) - $200 (Antioxidant Super Seed Powder & Oil Regimen)

Intelligent Nutrients was created by a safe cosmetics superstar and Aveda founder, Horst Rechelbacher, who encourages us to “Be pure, unadulterated and wild everyday.” Committed to quality, Intelligent Nutrients has a full-time staff member who ensures all ingredients, processes, partners, formulas, and supplies are up to standards. The products are marked by nutrition, safety, and care for both people and the planet. They utilize plant-based exfoliation alternatives, pure plant ingredients, and focus on sustaining small local business.


Josh Rosebrook

Natural & Organic | Non-toxic, 100% certified organic and wildcrafted
Eco-Friendly | Safe and non-toxic preservative system
Ethical | Cruelty-free
What We Love | Enrich Mask
Product Range | Skin, hair, fragrance
Price Range | $12 (0.5oz Styling Cream) - $145 (Ethereal Botanical Fragrance)

Josh Rosebrook was practically a child prodigy who opened his first salon at age ten in Portland, OR where he offered hair services to the other neighborhood children. As he grew, his passion for diet, physical appearance and overall health led him to study biochemistry of the skin. He focused on what helps people heal, regenerate and protect the skin, scalp, and hair, and how to help people feel better about themselves. Eventually, through collaboration, this line of wonderful products emerged. Safe, non-toxic preservative systems met gluten free, Certified Organic ingredients and became beautiful, enriching hair and skin care products that we love.


Yarok

Natural & Organic | Blend of organic and all-natural botanicals
Eco-Friendly | Committed to transparency and minimizing carbon footprint
Ethical | Cruelty-free, consciously sourced, responsibly harvested
What We Love | Feed Your Youth Hair & Scalp Serum
Product Range | Treatments, shampoo & conditioner, styling, finishing
Price Range | $10 (0.5oz Dry Shampoo Style Powder) - $61 (16oz Feed Your Volume Shampoo)

Yarok was founded by Israeli hair stylist, Mordechai Alvow. The brand’s focus is “to make the greatest positive impact on hair and scalp health with the least negative impact on the natural environment.” They test products only on willing NYC salon clients, and use environmentally friendly non-paper waterproof material for their labels. Yarok is all about celebrating the power of wellness for both people and the earth. If you’re looking for healthy, vegan, sustainable products for your hair and scalp, Yarok might become your new favorite brand.


100% Pure

Natural & Organic | Non-toxic, no chemical preservatives, no artificial colors or fragrances
Eco-Friendly | Colored with fruit and vegetable pigments
Ethical | Cruelty-free
What We Love | Fruit Pigmented Healthy Foundation
Product Range | Makeup, skin, body, hair, baby
Price Range | $7 (Organic Lip Balm) - $59 (Organic High Potency Reversal: Repair Night Cream)

100% Pure is an outstanding line of products now based in Silicon Valley. With 100% Pure products, you’ll never have to worry about toxic chemicals or artificial ingredients. The brand is dedicated to promoting healthy skin care and cosmetic products rich in protective antioxidants. 100% Pure maximizes on the benefits of natural ingredients. Their website also offers fun and helpful makeup tutorial videos.


Evolvh

Natural & Organic | Sulfate-free, paraben-free, sodium chloride-free, gluten-free
Eco-Friendly | Sustainably sourced ingredients
Ethical | Cruelty-free
What We Love | SuperFinish Polishing Balm
Product Range | Assorted haircare products
Price Range | $8 (2oz UltraShine Moisture Shampoo) - $97 (4 8.5oz Bottles: Smooth Collection)

Evolvh uniquely uses amino acid technology which optimizes hair health, feel, and appearance. All ingredients are safe, natural, clean, and never tested on animals. Evolvh emphasizes the sacredness of being clean and uses high-performing ingredients from nature. These products encourage us to “Experience beautiful, healthy hair without compromising [our] health or life values.” You’ll never have to worry about synthetic perfumes, propylene glycol, or unhealthy hair with Evolvh products.


Reverie

Natural & Organic | Silicon-free, botanical ingredients
Eco-Friendly | Sustainably sourced ingredients
Ethical | Cruelty-free, dedicated to creating jobs and opportunities
What We Love | Anti-Frizz Leave-In Nourishing Treatment
Product Range | Shampoo & conditioner, styling products
Price Range | $38 (250ml shampoo) - $64 (200ml Anti-Frizz Leave-In Nourishing Treatment)

We find Reverie products so dreamy. Garrett Markenson’s dedication to craftsmanship and quality are evident in these silicon free, botanically based products. Reverie tests their products on willing stylists, friends, and family members, and derives their scents from essential oils with aromatherapy benefits. The brand’s passion for contributing positively to the integrity of the hair industry is what makes them shine most. Reverie celebrates the importance of personal care, earth care, and social care.


Alkatis

Natural & Organic | 100% edible products, certified organic
Eco-Friendly | Small batch hand-manufacturing
Ethical | Cruelty-free, made in California, gender neutral
What We Love | Organic Mascara & Eye Makeup Remover
Product Range | Skin care, eye care, elixir, masks, lip care, hair & body
Price Range | $35 (0.25oz Organic Lip Treatment) - $150 (1oz Organic Ageless Facial Elixir)

Alkatis preaches “If you can’t eat it, don’t put it on your skin.” We adore the fact that all Alkatis products are edible, high-quality, made from their own extracts, and designed to bring skin to a healthy balance unique to each user’s body. Alkatis products help maintain holistic personal care without using any harsh chemicals. We love these products made from organic, wildcrafted plants, seeds, oils, and sea vegetables.


La Tierra Sagrada

Natural & Organic | Non-toxic, plant-based ingredients
Eco-Friendly | Developed from plants and ayahuasca
Ethical | Cruelty-free
What We Love | Jojoba
Product Range | Shampoo & conditioner, Jojoba, perfume, treatment
Price Range | $14 (2oz Salt Spray) - $66 (Ceremony Perfume)

We love La Tierra Sagrada’s hand-crafted products which help boost self esteem with soothing properties and healing scents. This line, created by Stefani Padilla, “Comes from the desire to share her learned wisdom of plant medicine in the form of hair medicine.” From shampoo to perfume, these products emphasize clean, holistic care.