Our take: Follain is example of green beauty movement taking hold in the industry... |
Great for the Earth, even better for your skin! Tara Foley, founder and CEO of green beauty retailer Follain, says the "green" beauty movement is a shift toward products and brands that consider both human and environmental health.
But it can be confusing when brands use terms like natural, clean, and nontoxic on their products when that labeling isn’t regulated by the FDA.
So that means consumers need to do their own research when choosing the right routine for them, adds Foley.
“This is a daily conversation in my office,” says Gary Goldenberg, MD.
“Your skin is your largest organ, and chemicals in products could cause internal issues, so I recommend makeup made with natural ingredients.”
Below, 14 natural and organic skincare brands that are environmentally friendly and will make you feel good about using them on your skin.
A millennial-friendly brand (based on its super cute packaging), Herbivore Botanicals was founded by Julia Wills and Alexander Kummerow in 2011 in their Seattle kitchen.
The brand's Pink Cloud Rosewater Moisture Crème is a best-seller not only because it's hydrating, but its list of certified organic ingredients also avoids synthetic preservatives and chemicals.
Sisters Jacqueline, Allison, and Elaine Taylor co-founded Le Prunier in 2016,...
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