Clean beauty, aka green beauty, is no longer a niche industry. Organic options abound from skin care to makeup to hair care and are available from retailers small and large alike. And it’s no longer the territory of crunchy granola types. Clean beauty is for people of every persuasion.
In honor of Earth Day (April 22), we’re awarding top marks to beauty products boasting minimal formulas that contain nothing harmful. For these awards, we’ve searched high and low to find the best in eco-friendly beauty. And the products can’t just be all-natural and cruelty-free. They also have to work and work well. But it doesn’t hurt if the products look good doing it!
So whether you’re looking for a new deodorant that actually smells great or a self-tanner featuring good-for-your-skin ingredients, you’ll find your next vanity staple here. Read on for the best organic and natural beauty products of the year.