We believe that beauty is so much more than skin-deep, which is why buying ethically-made cosmetics is so important. Just like clothing, makeup is something many of us wear each day and we should care about what goes into each product. That’s what we’re here for: to find some amazing makeup brands that you can be proud to wear. Check out these brands so you can put your best face forward.
Nudus – This Australian-based lipstick brand has stripped away the chemical ingredients and instead chooses natural, healthy ones to make lips look beautiful and bright. To make each of their handcrafted products, Nudus extracts colours and pigments from flowers, fruits, herbs and minerals for truly natural beauty.
Rituel de Fille – Founded by three sisters, Rituel de Fille is one cosmetics brand that is all about colour. All of their products are 99% natural and handcrafted without parabens, phthalates, synthetic dyes or synthetic fragrances. Rituel de Fille don’t test on animals, and source their raw materials from other cruelty-free companies. Makeup that will brighten any day.
Kjaer Weis – This ethical makeup brand was founded by Danish-born, New York-based makeup artist, Kirsten Kjaer Weis. Using organic non-harmful formulas, Kjaer Weis creates high-quality and natural ingredients to make all of their products. They’ve even created reusable and recyclable compacts to help reduce waste – for beautiful ladies and a beautiful Earth.
Vapour – All the products created at Vapour are handcrafted with organic and natural ingredients, and none of the nasties like parabens or pthalates. On top of that, they are committed to being cruelty-free, so none of their products were tested on animals before coming to you. Finally, they use eco-friendly energy in their labs, use recyclable packaging and print using soy ink. A conscious company making gorgeous products.
ILIA – This LA-based cosmetics brand puts a huge focus on their ingredients: “The ethical-sustainable approach embodied in each piece is filled with certified organic bio-active botanicals that nourish and rejuvenate the skin.” Using these natural ingredients allows ILIA to make naturally beautiful products that nourish your skin, for beauty that’s inside and out.