Here at Mama’s A Rolling Stone, we are big proponents of looking good and doing good, all at once, which is why we are so excited about today’s Beauty Buys story. On April 22, millions of people around the world will participate in Earth Day, a day designed to increase awareness and appreciation of our natural environment. With that said, today’s Beauty Buys story is packed with amazing products that “do their bit”—whether they are made from wholly natural products, make use of recycled packaging, or something in between. So what are you waiting for? Click through to check out our favorite eco-friendly beauty buys!
Eau de Parfum in Utopia ($15) by Rich Hippie
Why we like it: This lit-tle scent might surprise you. Thanks to notes of pink grapefruit and Japanese yuzu and a slew of organic ingredients, this fragrance has a spirited and juicy scent, making it perfect for the coming summer.
Lip Balm ($18) by Sprout
Why we like it: Winter has given our lips a beating and it is time to change that. These balms feature organic cocoa butter, beeswax, and extra virgin coconut oil—a concoction that is guaranteed to give you the nourishment you need.
Pretty Amazing Lip Color ($16) by Bare Escentuals
Why we like it: Once your lips feel healthy and happy again, nothing feels better than a fresh layer of color. These lip colors are jam-packed with natural ingredients and plenty of color—whether you choose rose-petal pink or a deep plum.
Nail Lacquer ($14) by Butter London
Why we like it: Butter London specializes in making nail polishes that are “three free,” meaning they don’t contain nasty chemicals. As such, your nails can look amazing and feel amazing at the same time. Who can say no to that?
Rare Earth Pore Cleansing Mask ($23) by Kiehl’s
Why we like it: This mask will help purify, detoxify, unclog, and hydrate your skin thanks to a formula that includes Amazonian white clay, oatmeal, and aloe vera. Even better, 100% of the net profits will benefit Recycle Across America.
Eco Awesome Moisturizing Shampoo ($18) by TIGI Love, Peace & The Planet
Why we like it: This shampoo will breathe new life into your hair while infusing it with the scent of cranberry, orange, and mint. It is formulated using a slew of organic ingredients and comes in a package made from recycled materials.
Sweet Lemon Soap ($4) by The Body Shop
Why we like it: This gorgeous soap will leave your skin feeling so fresh thanks to a formula that includes lemon-seed oil—a product that is high in antioxidants and Vitamin C. And did we mention that it is organically grown?
Cheek Stain ($30) by Tarte
Why we like it: Not only is this cheek stain teeming with natural ingredients, but it will leave you with a natural-looking flush—whether you opt for deep plum, sheer berry, or warm peach. Plus, the water base won’t clog your pores!