Come Clean

Come Clean: Organic and eco-friendly beauty products.

Let’s be honest: Earth Day may have come and gone, but we should live cleaner and greener every day. Be nicer to yourself, as well as the earth, with natural, organic or eco-friendly beauty that’s one less thing to worry about.

Story by Anna M. Park

  • Treat: A serious anti-aging treatment featuring organically farmed plant oils and extracts. Tata Harper Rejuvenating Serum, $98,
  • Protect: With natural, organic ingredients, this vegan mineral sunscreen features a whopping 18% of derm-recommended zinc oxide. Peter Lamas Sheer Zinc Moisturizer Broad Spectrum SPF 30, $44,
  • Acne: From an organic skin care line dedicated to green practices (they even plant a tree for every product sold), this acne treatment showed a 42% reduction in oil production in a clinical study. Eminence Clear Skin Targeted Treatment, $65,
  • Cleanse: Certified Ecocert, this micellar cleansing water nourishes with oat amino acids and cucumber extracts. Jane Iredale BeautyPrep Face Cleanser, $28,
  • Moisturize: Pure plant oils absorb better than synthetics, and calendula is a natural anti-inflammatory. Beauty Counter Lustro Face Oil 1 in Calendula, $68,
  • Mask: A unique compression lace mask, perfect for lifting and tightening the chin and jawline, that’s also naturally antimicrobial, reusable and biodegradable. Dermovia lace mask, $15,
  • Color: A truly all-natural makeup line that features antioxidant-rich superfruits, nourishing oils, and fruit and vegetable pigments for real color payoff. Han Skin Care Cosmetics Moisturizing Lip Gloss, $14,
  • Scent: Lurk’s perfume oils are 100% natural (even the packaging is recycled), handmade in small batches, and offer longer lasting scents like jasmine and rose intertwined with bitter orange essential oils. Lurk PRJ V1, $55,
  • Eyes: A natural, antioxidant-rich eye cream from a brand dedicated to “the healing of humanity and the earth” through organic ingredients, sourcing and fair trade. Dr. Hauschka Regenerating Eye Cream, $75,
  • Lips: An Ecocert organic lip treatment with hyper-moisturizing shea butter harvested in fair trade from West Africa. L’Occitane Shea Butter Ultra Rich Lip Balm, $12,

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