What’s in skincare is as important as how it cares for your skin. So much of what we place on our face is absorbed into our pores and carried through our bloodstream exposing the body to chemicals and harsh ingredients. We’ve rounded up our favorite eco-products that boast healthy ingredients so you can feel confident lathering up and knowing your reducing your exposure to harsh chemicals.
Alba Botanica® Even Advanced Sea Lipids Daily Cream
Free of Parabens, Sodium Lauryl/Laureth Sulfate, Petrolatum, Artificial Colors and Phthalates
Sea lipids stimulate and hydrate skin cells and replenish dull, tired skin. In a clinical study, 100% of those tested showed reduced appearance of skin blotchiness and improved skin clarity in just two weeks, and 94% of respondents had skin tone that appeared more even.
Price: $16.99 at www.albabotanica.com
NEUTROGENA® Naturals Multi-Vitamin Nourishing Moisturizer
This daily lotion replenishes essential skin nutrients while providing continuous moisture throughout the day for healthier, younger looking skin. You can scoop it up in drugstores, which takes some of the stress out of your routine. It’s fortified with vitamins B, C, E and antioxidant omega bionutrients, and is clinically proven to boost skin's defense against dullness and roughness. Plus it is free of harsh chemical sulfates, parabens, petrolatum, dyes or phthalates.
Price: $15 at Neutrogena.com
NEUTROGENA Naturals Purifying Makeup Remover Cleansing Towelettes
Keep a package of these towelettes next to your bed and make a foolproof routine to remove your makeup each night without exposing skin to greater dangers. These ultra-soft wipes are clinically proven to remove makeup including waterproof mascara. You’ll instantly see that your skin is left purified, fresh and healthy-looking with no greasy residue, so there's no need to rinse.
Price: $8 at Neutrogena.com
100% Pure Organic Rose Water Skincare collection – available soon
During winter, everyone’s skin becomes a little more sensitive, which is why no chemicals or harsh detergents become even more important. Roses have been used for centuries for their anti-inflammatory ingredients like calendula and chrysanthemum, all of the ingredients come together to make sure that sensitive skin receives the moisture, hydration, and essential nutrients it needs, while still being gentle enough to address any inflammation.
Available at 100percentpure.com