Artisanal perfumer Mandy Aftel (also the founder of The Natural Perfumers Guild) eschews synthetic ingredients and opts for wild-crafted or organic oils when possible. Her Aftelier line features traditional liquid perfumes, solid scents, face and body products, and custom scents.
From this popular line of men's grooming products comes an aromatic arsenal of nature-based, allergy-tested body sprays for guys. Choose from Courage (Amber Spice), Energy (Cardamom Zest), Spirit (Green Spice), and Strength (Fresh Incense). A portion of sales from Anthony's products goes to organizations helping to fight prostate cancer.
Rest assured when you dab a little Aubrey Organics' Angelica behind your ears or on your wrists; you're wearing a scent made with USDA-certified organic ingredients (sans synthetic aldehydes and petrochemicals) and crafted for women with sensitive skin.
This men's fragrance from Burt's Bees contains natural oils and an enticing mix of tropical herbs and spices. Can't get enough of that heady scent? Try out the Bay Rum Aftershave Balm and Shaving Soap. Product is 99.91 percent natural.
Although not exactly natural, the Gendarme fragrance line of perfumes and colognes—including the unisex signature scent Gendarme, Grabazzi and Gendarme V for men, and Carriére for women—are designed for those with chemical sensitivites.
This organic cologne by Herban Cowboy is free of dyes and synthetic ingredients and is vegan certified. The cologne's packaging is recycled and biodegradable with soy-based printing inks. Aftershave balm, soap, shave cream, and deodorant also available.
With L'Occitane—an all-natural French beauty line with a rapid cult following worldwide—women can smell like the South of France without setting foot out the front door. All products are animal-free and plant-based (organic when possible.)
This UK-based purveyor of natural handmade bath and body products offers a line of solid perfumes—choose from Karma, Go Green, Fever, Potion, Silky Underwear, and Honey I Washed the Kids. They're preservative-free, contain fair trade cocoa butter, and are packaged in recycled aluminum tins.
Beauty has never looked—or smelled—greener with Molly's line of natural soaps and shower gels, balms, body butters, and fragrances made from natural essential oils for men and women. Perfumes are made in small batches and are available in spray, oil, or sample sizes.
The Rich Hippie line of organic, wild-crafted fragrances employs traditional scent-making methods used before World War II and the rise of the synthetic, petro-based perfumes. Choose from 15 women's and unisex scents, such as Bohemian Wedding, Hoochie Coochie, Purple Haze, and Foxy Lady.
Spaõ Apothekaria's line of natural fragrances—Body Splash, Eau de Toilette, Eau de Parfum, or Pafum—are handcrafted old-world style without the use of synthetic chemicals and preservatives.
This scent for men is natural and sports lemon, bergamot, and fig leaves. UK-based The Body Shop is famed for social and environmental progressiveness. Read up on the company's eco and ethical campaigns.
With WaterColors Polish from Honeybee Gardens there's no need to worry during your nail-painting session. This water-based, low-VOC line of polishes is free of toluene, dibutyl phthalate, xylene, and formaldehyde.
Treat your fingers and toes to a nontoxic treat with these formaldehyde-, toluene-, and dibutyl-pthalate-free nail polishes from No-Miss. Colors include South Beach Red, Panhandle Pink, Palm Beach Mauve, and Strawberry Keys.
LA-based nubar, "the Healthy Alternative for Beautiful Nails," offers a range of nail beautification products that are free of formaldehyde, toluene, and phthalates. Color lines for lacquers include the Trendy Collection, the Princess Collection, the Vineyard Collection, and Sweet Nothings.
PeaceKeeper's line of mineral-based (some are also vegan) nail polishes are free of the nasty, noxious chemicals commonly associated with nail care products, like toluene and formaldehyde. Choose from a range of shades such as Paint Me Grateful, Paint Me Tender, and Paint Me Stunning.
These Leaping Bunny Certified nail lacquers are vegan and DBP-, formaldehyde-, and toluene-free. In addition to nail colors, SpaRitual also offers a full line of nail care elixirs, from cuticle care to nail strengtheners. Bottles are made from 50 percent recycled reusable and recyclable glass.
Finicky about nail polish colors? Fret no more by choosing one of Zoya's 240 colors. The company was founded by salon owner Zoya Reyzis, who was determined to find a healthier alternative to chemical-heavy traditional nail polishes during her pregnancy.
These lip tints contain organic ingredients, including shea butter and sunflower seed oil and come in eight colors, such as Strawberry Frost and Mocha Pearl. All Aubrey Organics' products come in biodegradable, recyclable, and recycled packaging.
Aveda uses organic, plant-based ingredients whenever possible for its lipsticks and other cosmetics. It also minimizes its packaging, incorporating post-recycled plastics and papers. Nourish-Mint Smoothing Lip Colors' packaging reduces waste by 33 percent.
Although not certified organic, this lipstick contains natural ingredients like sunflower oil, beeswax, lanolin, and candelilla wax. It is, however, 100 percent natural, made with such ingredients as vitamin E and coconut oil to moisturize and soothe your lips.
Petrochemical-free, but not strictly organic because it contains parabens, each CARGO lipstick comes in a biodegradable tube and a wildflower seed-infused container that blossoms when planted.
This unique natural lipstick combines the rich color of a lipstick with the moisturizing feel of a lip balm. Contains beeswax and natural oils of jojoba, coconut, orange peel, and avocado, as well as shea and mango seed butter. May also contain cosmetic-grade titanium dioxide and mica.
Lip-Ink International offers recycling for its empty lipstick containers. The company also uses organic ingredients and, as a People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) Business Friend, doesn't support animal testing.
Made with 95 percent organic ingredients, including beeswax, sunflower oil, aloe vera, and jojoba oil. Choose from five shades, including Organic Plum, Off Beet, and Raw Honey. Origins uses recycled paperboard for its cartons, which are manufactured using wind- or hydro-power.
This lipstick contains fairly traded, organic beeswax and lanolin. The Body Shop does not test its products or ingredients on animals and the company's product labels state it is 'Against Animal Test' (AAT).
Shop for an impressive range of essential oils—from bergamot to vetiver—at this eco-conscious marketer of aromatherapy products. Essential oils are sourced from organic, biodynamic, and permaculture farms in the US, Canada, and Costa Rica.
Choose from a dizzying array of eco-friendly essential oils, from the usual suspects—lavender and lemon—to the more esoteric—cajeput and cornmint. The company also sells organic teas, bulk ingredients, and, herbs and spices.
Nantucket Natural Oils enables you to sport your favorite designer scent sans allergy-aggravating petrochemicals and alcohol. Choose from over 1,000 current brand-name scents—from Abercrombie & Fitch to Yves Saint Laurent.
UK-based NHR Organic Oils offers an expansive range of clinical-grade essential oils (over 100!) that have been certified organic by the Soil Association. The company is powered by wind-generated electricity and also offers body care and baby-centric products, floral water, and massages oils.
A natural, nurturing way to add full volume to lashes and emphasize eyes, this mascara comes in three dynamic colors—black, golden green, and aubergine. On the pricey side, it’s BDIH certified, but note that it contains carmine (made from cochineal beetles) and titanium dioxide.
This mascara made with organic beeswax builds thick, luscious lashes without lab-created chemicals. Product is carmine-free and fragrance-free. Available in soft black and dark cocoa, it’s reasonably priced, Leaping Bunny certified, and nano-free.
Here's proof that a truly natural mascara can be amazing! This silky, lash-defining mascara is totally weightless yet provides all day color with zero clumping. Bat your eyes and flutter your lashes without flaking and smudging. This botanically enriched mascara is paraben-free and water resistant, but not waterproof.
An everyday must-have: mascara with a brilliant new twist! The paraben- and fragrance-free formula contains organic ingredients like jojoba oil and beeswax to condition and strengthen as it lengthens and defines. No clumps, smears, or flakes: just lush, luxurious lashes. Not tested on animals.
Lavera Volume Mascara adds lasting volume and length to lashes for beautiful, bright eyes. Nourishing organic extracts deeply hydrate, allowing flake-free, all-day volume. Unlike many natural mascaras, this one stays put. Paraben-free, heavy-metal-free, vegan, and BDIH certified.
NVEY ECO Mascara is a luxurious, rich color formula with a dry consistency that provides excellent coverage as it instantly adheres to the lashes for all day performance and wearability. The NVEY line is the only cosmetic brand to be certified organic in Australia. No parabens.
This natural, non-clumping, non-smearing formula has a way of making even the sparest lashes look movie star full and magazine spread glossy. Coats each lash with 100 percent pure rich pigment, leaving them dramatically full and luxuriously long.
Go to great lengths naturally! This reasonably priced vegan mascara uses a sugar-based biopolymer rather than a synthetic chemical binder. It contains no FD&C dyes, is fragrance- and paraben-free, and resists smudging.