Brand Directory

Your guide to clean, sustainable, eco-friendly and ethical beauty and personal care brands.

Finding the right brand(s) whose values and ethos align with your own, takes hours of manual research which sucks. My goal with this brand directory is to help you instantly find relevant brands with all the pertinent data you need in one place.

I have included 23 relevant data-points for you to find the right brands quickly. Here are some of them – Brand Mission, Brand Ethics, Giving Back, Women Owned/Black Owned, Vegan & Cruelty Free, Sustainability, Ingredient Transparency, Third-Party Certifications.

Here is the list in no particular order. All information is accurate at the time of writing and is subject to change.

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1. Annmarie Skincare

Brand Mission | Honesty. Everything in the products is on the label. They source their ingredients with integrity and always have workers, wages, the environment and outstanding quality on our minds. Wild. Their products are as close to nature as you can get. They use the best organic and wildcrafted ingredients mother nature can provide—free of synthetic chemicals, colors and fragrances. Beautiful. Use these products and see the results—beautiful, youthful, glowing skin.

Brand Ethics | Annmarie is committed to bringing you high quality, pure, organic skin care with a sustainable and conscious approach, because they know those values are just as important to them as they are to you.

Giving Back | Each team member is given 24 hours of paid volunteer time a year, allowing the team to give back to the community through charity work.

Women Owned/Black Owned | 50% Woman Owned

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | 100% cruelty free and Leaping Bunny Certified. 100% vegan with the exception of the Anti-Aging Eye Cream and Coconut Honey Mask.

Ingredient Transparency | Committed to providing transparency in their ingredients; what you see on the label is what you get. Staying true to the “wild” aspect of their brand mission, Annmarie uses only real, pure, non-GMO, organic ingredients.

Carbon Offset | Annmarie uses 100% wind energy to create their packaging, reducing carbon emissions. They also are plastic free.

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | Releases a yearly sustainability report on their packaging, product, and company processes.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | Boxes are made using 100% wind power and all inserts are made using 100% recycled material. Their packaging is also 100% plastic free.

Product Range | Skincare, hair care, body, cosmetics, beauty tools, and natural fragrance.

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | Annmarie offers sample kits, including ones tailored to certain skin types.

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | Yes

Rewards/Points | Yes, $1 spent = 1 point

Third-Party Certifications | Made Safe and Leaping Bunny Certified, meets 17 third-party organization standards

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | Best Co-Workers – Localwise

Price Range | $12-140

Location of Origin | North Haven, CT USA

Ships To | International

Website: https://www.annmariegianni.com/

2. Prima

Brand Mission | We are wellness advocates, science enthusiasts and changemakers with a deep respect for nature — and a firm belief in its ability to bring us back to balance. We founded Prima to provide the products, tools and education that will help us get there. Because when we as individuals are able to find that balance, it has a profound and lasting impact on the people and world around us.

Brand Ethics | Prima values science, nature, credibility, responsible sourcing, quality, and transparency above all else.

Giving Back | Prima supports and backs many charities, including the Loveland Foundation Therapy Fund, Sierra Club, and Children & Nature Network.

Women Owned/Black Owned | Partly Women Owned

B Corp | Yes

Vegan & Cruelty Free | All Prima products are 100% vegan and cruelty free.

Ingredient Transparency | Works with third party ISO-accredited labs for all testing and allows customers to look up product batch codes for full Certificate of Analysis test results.

Carbon Offset | 100% carbon neutral, investment in reforestation projects

Doctor Formulated | Yes

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | Sustainably grown, organic ingredients from single origin family farms

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | Prima has achieved a Plastic Negative Certification, meaning each product has a negative plastic footprint. Packaging is 90+% plastic free with a commitment to continue reducing plastic in the future.

Product Range | Supplements, body care, skin care, and tools.

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | No

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | No

Rewards/Points | Yes, 5% cashback for every dollar towards future purchases.

Third-Party Certifications | EWG Certification, Certified Made Safe, B Corporation Certified, Certified Plastic Neutral, Certified Climate Neutral, Detox Project Certified, Leaping Bunny Certified, and Better Business Bureau Accredited

1% for the Planet | Yes

Awards | NewBeauty Award Winner, ELLE Future of Beauty Award Winner

Price Range | $10-$96

Location of Origin | California, USA

Ships To | International

Website: https://www.prima.co/

3. Osea Malibu

Brand Mission |  Inspired by the ocean, OSEA has made it their main mission to deliver the best possible ingredients for your skin. Using formulations with ingredients like wild seaweed and steam-distilled essential oils, innovation and high-quality ingredients have been a key part of OSEA’s process since they were founded in 1996.

Brand Ethics | Quality and sustainability are everything to OSEA, and the brand has been taking every step to reducing their environmental footprint while providing exceptional products.

Giving Back | OSEA currently supports A Sense of Home, Surfrider Foundation, Mission Blue, Cancer Schmancer, Kiss the Ground, and Waves for Water.

Women Owned/Black Owned | Women Owned

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | 100% vegan and cruelty-free

Ingredient Transparency | OSEA only works with suppliers who meet their high standards of ingredient purity and prefer working with local family or female-led collectives.

Carbon Offset | Officially Climate Neutral Certified and, in 2020, offset 100% of their carbon footprint.

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | Wild seaweed, OSEA’s signature ingredient, is sustainably hand-foraged by a family operated supplier on the coast of Patagonia.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | In becoming certifiably Climate Neutral, OSEA has taken the steps to reduce their carbon footprint by using eco-friendly packaging.

Product Range | Skincare, bath and body, and tools.

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | OSEA offers travel-sized versions of several of their products, along with 3 free samples at checkout.

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | Yes

Rewards/Points | No

Third-Party Certifications | Certified Climate Neutral, Peta Vegan Certified, Leaping Bunny Certified

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | N/A

Price Range | $18-108

Location of Origin | California, USA

Ships To | USA, Canada, and a list of international countries.

Website: https://oseamalibu.com/

4. Alpyn Beauty

Brand Mission | Alpyn was created to address the needs of the active, outdoorsy women who spent tons on pricey moisturizers and still couldn’t find anything that really delivered. They strive to deliver products that are clean, sustainable, luxurious, and backed by cutting-edge science.

Brand Ethics | Alpyn believes clean is the only way to go. Everything from cultivation to manufacturing to packaging is done sustainably, with the planet and the consumer in mind.

Giving Back | Sponsors for the Grand Teton National Park Foundation in order to preserve the natural landscape and wildlife of Grand Teton Nation Park.

Women Owned/Black Owned | Woman Owned

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | 100% vegan and cruelty free

Ingredient Transparency | Alpyn has a list of all their banned ingredients, and all ingredients included in their products are broken down in the third-party database ClearForMe.

Carbon Offset | Partnered with rePurpose Global, every Alpyn Beauty order has a Net Zero Plastic Footprint. They also have reduced their carbon footprint by using FSC-certified paper, recycled cartons, and vegetable-based ink in their offices and packaging.

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | Alpyn makes their formulations using naturally resilient wild-grown plants. The plants used are sustainably hand-foraged and hand-cultivated in the mountains of Jackson Hole, Wyoming.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | Packaging is made from all recyclable materials and bottles are made from 100% recycled glass

Product Range | A collection of six skincare products including a cleanser, eye balm, peel, moisturizer, serum, and mask.

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | No

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | No

Rewards/Points | No

Third-Party Certifications | Leaping Bunny Certified and FSC Certified

1% for the Planet | Yes

Awards | NewBeauty Award Shape Beauty Award Allure Best of Beauty Award Byrdie Eco Beauty Award

Price Range | $36-68

Location of Origin | Wyomin, USA

Ships To | Shipping to US only (including Alaska and Hawaii)

Website: https://alpynbeauty.com/

5. Living Libations

Brand Mission | “The name Living Libations conveys the outpouring of nature’s intelligent, vital liquids to honor human health and beauty. Infused with the dewy divinity of plant wisdom, our Libations creations are innovations of exquisite quality that illuminate, calibrate, and celebrate the life-force of people, plants, and the planet.”

Brand Ethics | Living Libations describes their brand ethic as “Nature, Beauty, and Being”. They believe plant oils are one of the miracles of nature and that nature and beauty should go hand-in-hand.

Giving Back | N/A

Women Owned/Black Owned | Woman Owned

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Cruelty-free, uses beeswax and lanolin.

Ingredient Transparency | Living Libations takes transparency seriously. They hold their essential oils to a very high standard and make their own using real plant matter.

Carbon Offset | N/A

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | Living Libations products are made using fair trade practices and are made using as many raw ingredients as possible. All oils are crafted from organic, wild-crafted plant matter.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | N/A

Product Range | Skincare, hair care, oral care, cosmetics, fragrance, men’s, and maternity products.

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | Living Libations offers several travel-sized bundles.

Virtual Skin Consultations | Yes

Skin Quiz/Assessment | No

Rewards/Points | Yes, $1 spent = 1 point

Third-Party Certifications | FDA Good Manufacturing Practice-compliant

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | N/A

Price Range | $3-80

Location of Origin | Canada

Ships To | International

Website: https://livinglibations.com/

6. Cocokind

Brand Mission | Cocokind was created to provide skincare that’s not just “free-from” harsh chemicals, but “full-of” pure, nutritious, and organic ingredients. After trial and error, Cocokind began developing nourishing, clean formulations, all available at a fair price point.

Brand Ethics | Cocokind believes in simple, yet effective formulas with as few ingredients as possible. They also take transparency very seriously, recently beginning to print their formulation facts and sustainability statistics right on their packaging.

Giving Back | The Cocokind impact foundation provides financial grants to female entrepreneurs in health, wellness, and sustainability industries who are focused on creating social impact through business.

Women Owned/Black Owned | WOC-owned

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Cruelty-free, four products contain beeswax.

Ingredient Transparency | Most products Cocokind carries have a dedicated page with a full breakdown of every ingredient included in their formulations.

Carbon Offset | Cocokind goes through a third-party firm to calculate their carbon emissions and includes the results on all packaging. This is part of their multi-phase plan to become more transparent with their consumers and continue reducing their carbon footprint.

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | Almost all ingredients and formulations are USDA Certified Organic.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | Cocokind takes eco-friendly packaging very seriously. Bottles are sourced locally and made of flint glass, which requires fewer materials and processes to produce. All cartons, tubes, and ink used for packaging are made using plant-based and environmentally conscious materials.

Product Range | Skincare, cosmetics, and body care.

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | Cocokind offers mini products for trial and travel, as well as free trial products through their shipping program.

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | No

Rewards/Points | No

Third-Party Certifications | USDA Certified Organic

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | N/A

Price Range | $4-40

Location of Origin | California, USA

Ships To | USA, Puerto Rico, and Canada

Website: https://www.cocokind.com/

7. Honua Hawaiian Skincare

Brand Mission | Honua Skincare was founded with Mama Honua (Mother Earth) at the heart of the company. Their innovative products combine traditional Hawaiian healing botanicals with modern skincare technology with a focus on catering to specific skin types.

Brand Ethics | Honua Skincare is passionate about the quality of their ingredients and preserving the riegon where they grow. Ethical, sustainable sourcing is one of their main goals.

Giving Back | The brand works consistently with Sustainable Coastlines Hawaii and Hawaii Legacy Reforestation Initiative to improve Hawaiian coastlines and land. They are also supporters of the Lyons Estate and Ho’okua’Āina, two organizations committed to preserving the Hawaiian landscape and culture.

Women Owned/Black Owned | Women Owned by a Hawaiian native.

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Cruelty-free

Ingredient Transparency | Honua lists all of their product ingredients on each product page, most of which are organic and wild-sourced.

Carbon Offset | Honua’s production is highly reliant on solar and wind energy.

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | Honua Skincare works with local farmers who grow organic, sustainable ingredients. These farmers actively replant everything they use in order to preserve native species and never over over-farm resources.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | All packaging is made of 100% compostable material or reusable glass bottles.

Product Range | Cleansers, serums, masks, and other skincare products.

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | Honua offers a discovery kit including trial sizes of some of their best-sellers.

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | No

Rewards/Points | No

Third-Party Certifications | N/A

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | Blue Beauty Award Winner – Innovation in Environmental Impact

Price Range | $18-82

Location of Origin | California, USA

Ships To | International

Website: https://honuaskincare.com/

8. Axiology

Brand Mission | Although she began with no experience in the beauty industry, Ericka, a long-time vegan, made it her mission to formulate a lipstick that didn’t harm animals. After trial and error with over 200 different formulations, she finally developed the perfect 100% vegan lipstick. Since then, Ericka has expanded her collection to include many different shades of her cruelty-free products.

Brand Ethics | Axiology strives to create products that care for animals, people, and the planet.

Giving Back | Donated to animal welfare organizations such as local humane societies, animal sanctuaries, and the Orangutan Foundation.

Women Owned/Black Owned | Black Owned and Women Owned

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | 100% Vegan and Cruelty-free

Ingredient Transparency | Axiology lists a breakdown of all their included ingredients on their website, including castor oil, candelilla wax, and avocado oil.

Carbon Offset | N/A

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | Ingredients are clean and obtained ethically. The brand sources their mica from a supplier that supports organizations such as “Made in a Free World” that focuses on ending child mining labor.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | Axiology became the first multi-use product to contain no plastic, being packaged in tubes and boxes made from 100% recycled paper waste. Their lipstick tubes are made of 50% post-consumer recycled plastic.

Product Range | Multi-use crayons, lipsticks, and highlighters

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | Yes, the brand offers $2 sample sizes for their lipsticks and crayons. Orders of $40 or more can receive two free samples.

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | No

Rewards/Points | No

Third-Party Certifications | Certified Vegan and Cruelty-Free by PETA

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | 2020 Beacon Award- Sustainability Champion

Price Range | $14-30

Location of Origin | Oregon, USA

Ships To | International

Website: https://axiologybeauty.com/

9. Just Nutritive

Brand Mission | Their mission is to create a sustainable, profitable, ecological, educational and inspirational business that impacts on the individual by promoting healthy skin and hair in the community by creating employment; by featuring the uniqueness of their ingredients around the world, solving environments and skin problems in a way that inspires the human spirit.

Brand Ethics | Just Nutritive believes in using the freshest and purest ingredients possible, staying vegan and cruelty-free, and handcrafting their products.

Giving Back | N/A

Women Owned/Black Owned | N/A

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Vegan and cruelty-free

Ingredient Transparency | All ingredients are listed on each product page, along with explanations of each active ingredient.

Carbon Offset | Just Nutritive sources all products and packaging locally to reduce their carbon footprint.

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | Just Nutritive uses all organic and natural ingredients in their products.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | The brand uses natural starch packing peanuts and all containers are fully recyclable.

Product Range | Hair care, skincare, men’s products, and pet care.

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | Yes, the brand offers samples.

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | No

Rewards/Points | Yes, 10 points for every dollar spent.

Third-Party Certifications | N/A

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | N/A

Price Range | $14-43

Location of Origin | Florida, USA

Ships To | International, but is currently only shipping to Canada

Website: https://justnutritive.com/

10. One Ocean Beauty

Brand Mission | One Ocean Beauty is a breakthrough, clean, clinically proven, and sustainable beauty brand with the ocean at its heart. Their formulas fuse nature and science using powerful marine ingredients from the world’s oceans, sustainably produced with Blue Biotechnology to help conserve our oceans.

Brand Ethics | One Ocean is passionate about clean, pure, effective, and sustainable ingredients that don’t harm the oceans.

Giving Back | One Ocean contributes directly to Oceana, the largest global organization for the protection and restoration of the oceans.

Women Owned/Black Owned | Woman Owned

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Cruelty-free

Ingredient Transparency | All ingredients are listed on each product page.

Carbon Offset | N/A

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | One Ocean never harvests directly from the ocean. They use natural molecules obtained from living marine microorganisms and reproduce them in a lab environment. This ensures sustainability and consistency in their marine ingredients.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | Inner and outer packaging is 100% recyclable, while shipping boxes are made using sustainable forestry.

Product Range | Skincare and body care

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | Mini travel kits are available

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | No

Rewards/Points | No

Third-Party Certifications | Leaping Bunny Certified Cruelty-Free, Think Dirty Certified Clean, Positive Luxury Sustainability Certification, Oceana Certified

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | N/A

Price Range | $38-125

Location of Origin | New York, USA

Ships To | USA Only

Website: https://oneoceanbeauty.com/

11. Primally Pure

Brand Mission | Owner Bethany’s mission is to provide customers with innovative, creative and clean beauty products – skincare that promotes health and vitality instead of taking away from it.

Brand Ethics | Primally Pure values pure, potent ingredients that are safe, ethically-sourced, and certified organic.

Giving Back | N/A

Women Owned/Black Owned | Woman Owned

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Cruelty-free

Ingredient Transparency | Ingredients are available on each product page

Carbon Offset | N/A

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | All ingredients are certified organic and sources from family-owned farms whenever possible.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | N/A

Product Range | Deodorant, skincare, body care, hair care, CBD products, men’s products, baby products

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | Yes, Primally Pure offers select product samples and a sample starter kit.

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | Yes

Rewards/Points | No

Third-Party Certifications | N/A

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | N/A

Price Range | $10-52

Location of Origin | USA

Ships To | International

Website: https://primallypure.com/

12. JAVA Skincare

Brand Mission | JAVA Skin Care creates all-natural skincare products harnessing the rejuvenating properties of organic raw green coffee, a powerful source of antioxidants and caffeine to improve skin’s tone and texture. Nourishing for all skin-types, their plant-based ingredients are specifically selected to meet their high standards of purity, efficacy, and environmental sustainability.

Brand Ethics | JAVA strives for environmental sustainability in all aspects of production, all-natural and toxin-free ingredients, and honest sourcing for their ingredients.

Giving Back | N/A

Women Owned/Black Owned | Women Owned

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Cruelty-Free

Ingredient Transparency | Ingredients are included on each product page. Each ingredient is all-natural and ethically sourced.

Carbon Offset | N/A

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | JAVA’s coffee is all fair trade and all ingredients are obtained ethically and sustainably. Their farmers are paid fairly and use Shade Grown, Fair Trade, and/or Rainforest Alliance certified-techniques.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | The new JAVA Refill Bar allows customers to refill the brand’s glass bottles or even bring in their own containers to be filled.

Product Range | Skincare and body care

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | JAVA offers a Discovery Collection

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | No

Rewards/Points | No

Third-Party Certifications | N/A

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | 2019 Eco Awards Top Product (Bloom Lip Duo)

2015, 2018 Graphic Design USA American Package Design Award

2014, 2016, 2018 Rhode Island Monthly’s Best of Rhode Island

Green Beauty Team Best of Beauty Award

2015 Rhode Island Small Business Journal Entrepreneurial Woman to Watch

2016 Providence Business News Entrepreneur of the Year

June 2015 Spa Heroes Expert Selection (Body Serum)

Price Range | $14-50

Location of Origin | Rhode Island, USA

Ships To | USA Only

Website: https://www.javaskincare.com/

13. C’est Moi

Brand Mission | “We know that thoughtfully formulated products made with clean ingredients give young delicate skin the essential healthy nourishment that it needs to be balanced, calm, clear and protected. At C’est Moi, we create gentle products for fresh faces, providing clean and simple solutions to help soothe, protect and balance the skin.”

Brand Ethics | C’est Moi’s ethics revolve around clean ingredients that are formulated for safety.

Giving Back | N/A

Women Owned/Black Owned | Women Owned

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Cruelty-free

Ingredient Transparency | All products adhere to strict European cosmetic regulations and are rated on the Environmental Working Group’s Skin Deep Database.

Carbon Offset | N/A

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | Ingredients are clean and most are organic and all-natural.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | Along with TerraCycle, C’est Moi has created a national recycling program for C’est Moi’s rigid plastic packaging.

Product Range |

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | No

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | No

Rewards/Points | No

Third-Party Certifications | EWG-Certified

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | N/A

Price Range |

Location of Origin | Manufactured in the USA and EU

Ships To | Continental US

Website: https://www.cestmoi.com/

14. KORA Organics

Brand Mission | “Miranda’s holistic approach to skincare is the driving force behind the formulations of KORA Organics. Our products are designed to enrich your skin and spirit—they are about taking a moment for yourself, during your busy day-to-day routine to nourish your mind, body, skin.”

Brand Ethics | KORA’s products are all toxin-free, cruelty-free, and formulated with highly-active Certified Organic ingredients.

Giving Back | KORA supports several organizations, including the Organic Farming Research Foundation, Harvest Home, The Royal Hospital for Women Foundation, Black Lives Matter, Equal Justice Initiative, and the NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund, and the Black Visions Collective.

Women Owned/Black Owned | Woman Owned

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Cruelty-free, vegan with the exception of the Noni Glow Face Balm and Noni Glow Body Balm, which contain beeswax.

Ingredient Transparency | KORA lists each product’s ingredients on their dedicated page and offers a glossary of all ingredients.

Carbon Offset | N/A

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | All products are certified organic and certified natural in accordance with COSMOS strict standards.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | All packaging adheres to COSMOS/Ecocert guidelines and regulations.

Product Range | Skincare, body care, supplements, tools, and lifestyle products

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | No

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | No

Rewards/Points | Yes, the KORA rewards has two levels which determine how many point you earn per dollar.

Third-Party Certifications, ECOCERT Greenlife Certified, EWG Certified

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | 2018, 2020 ELLE International Beauty Awards – Noni Glow Face Oil

2019 Jones Beauty Awards – Noni Glow Face Oil

2019 Cleo Beauty Hall of Fame – Body Exfoliator

2020 Prevention Healthy Skin Award for Best Body Scrub – Body Exfoliator

2020 Allure Clean Beauty Award – Noni Night AHA Resurfacing Serum

2020 Self Healthy Beauty Award – Noni Night AHA Resurfacing Serum

2020 Harper’s Bazaar Anti-Aging Award – Turmeric Brightening & Exfoliating Mask

2019 – Sweden’s Organic Beauty Award – Turmeric Brightening & Exfoliating Mask

2018 Byrdie Best Face Mask – Turmeric Brightening & Exfoliating Mask

2020 Lily Trendi Best Beauty Buy – Turmeric Brightening & Exfoliating Mask

2018 Allure Best of Beauty Award – Noni Glow Face Balm

2018 Hello Giggles Beauty Crush Award – Balancing Rose Mist

2021 Harper’s Bazaar Anti-Aging Award – Milky Mushroom Gentle Cleansing Oil

2021 Byrdie Eco Beauty Award – Milky Mushroom Gentle Cleansing Oil

2019 Byrdie Eco Beauty Award for Best Highlighter – Rose Quartz Luminizer

2019 New Beauty’s Skin Products Award for Best Gua Sha Tool – Rose Quartz Heart Facial Sculptor

2020 Organic Spa Magazine Beauty Awards – Noni Radiant Eye Oil

2019 Allure Best of Beauty Clean Beauty Award – Noni Bright Vitamin C Serum

2019 InStyle Australia 101 Best Beauty Buys Best Cleanser – Cream Cleanser

2019 Cleo Beauty Hall of Fame – Noni Glow Sleeping Mask

Price Range | $15-325

Location of Origin | Made in Australia and the US

Ships To | International

Website: https://us.koraorganics.com/

15. Apoterra

Brand Mission | “Our mission is to help people discover healthy, radiant skin naturally through plant-powered skin care products and by giving them the insight and understanding of how to live holistically. We strive to deliver the highest quality, handcrafted skincare that is not only effective, but also eco-friendly, healthy, and that enhances their daily rituals through scent, color and texture.”

Brand Ethics | Apoterra’s core values include honesty, curiosity, believing in nature, and improving the world around us.

Giving Back | Through Trees for the Future, Apoterra plants a tree for every product purchased.

Women Owned/Black Owned | Woman Owned

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Cruelty-free and mostly vegan (the Hibiscus Exfoliating Mud and Night Regenerative Balm contain organic honey and/or organic beeswax).

Ingredient Transparency | Apoterra’s website offers a batch code lookup, allowing customers full transparency of when your product was produced and where all ingredients are sourced from.

Carbon Offset | Apoterra is making strides in offsetting their carbon footprint by planting a tree for every product purchased. They continue to work towards 100% zero waste packaging as well.

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | Ingredients are sourced through fair trade with small farms, businesses and distilleries whenever possible. All ingredients are certified organic and most are all-natural (with the exception of Vitamins C and B3).

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | Liquid products are packaged in recyclable and reusable glass bottles, soap labels are recyclable and biodegradable, and packing peanuts are made from dissolvable cornstarch.

Product Range | Skincare, bath and body, and accessories.

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | The brand offers sample sizes for several of their products.

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | Yes

Rewards/Points | Yes, their Bloom Rewards program offers “petals” for every dollar spent and review written.

Third-Party Certifications | Green America Certified and Leaping Bunny Cruelty-Free Certified

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | N/A

Price Range | $18-45

Location of Origin | Connecticut, USA

Ships To | International

Website: https://www.apoterra.com/

 

16. Sally B’s Skin Yummies

Brand Mission | Sally B’s Skin Yummies has made it their mission to deliver effective skincare and personal care products made from the safest, highest quality ingredients available. Since 2005, they’ve pioneered the non-toxic skincare industry with an ever-growing line of face, body, hands, and makeup products that are people and planet friendly.

Brand Ethics | Sally B’s embraces the research and education of the people and planet-friendly ingredients.

Giving Back | N/A

Women Owned/Black Owned | Women Owned

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Cruelty-free and vegan with the exception of beeswax.

Ingredient Transparency | Sally B’s includes a list of ingredients on each product page, along with a “Commonly Known As” section for greater understanding of each ingredient.

Carbon Offset | N/A

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | All ingredients are non-GMO, fair trade, and organic whenever possible.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | Sally B’s is partnered with TerraCycle to accept back all packaging for recycling. Customers will receive a $5 gift card every time they send their packaging back.

Product Range | Skincare, body care, and cosmetics.

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | The brand offers a travel-sized skincare set.

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | No

Rewards/Points | Yes, 1 point for every dollar spent.

Third-Party Certifications | Leaping Bunny Certification, EWG Verified

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | N/A

Price Range | $8-95

Location of Origin | Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Ships To | International

Website: https://www.sallybskinyummies.com/

17. Lotus Moon Skincare

Brand Mission | We are an advanced plant-based skincare line committed to researching and formulating using the most effective ingredients nature and science have to offer. Our products are thoughtfully blended with natural, organic, plant-based ingredients that heal, protect and nourish the skin.

Brand Ethics | Lotus Moon Skincare believes in using fresh, natural, minimally processed ingredients while leave as small a carbon footprint as possible. They also strive to provide inclusive employment opportunities , helping those who’ve struggled to find jobs.

Giving Back | N/A

Women Owned/Black Owned | Black Woman Owned

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Cruelty-free and vegan

Ingredient Transparency | Ingredients are listed on each product page.

Carbon Offset | Marketing materials are printed locally on 100% recycled paper and/or post-consumer waste using vegetable-based ink.

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | Lotus Moon supports fair labor practices and uses certified-organic ingredients whenever possible.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | Lotus Moon uses glass and recyclable plastic packaging, as well as recycled mailers and box filler when shipping.

Product Range | Skincare, body care, hair care, and facial tools.

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | Lotus Moon offers samples of dozens of their products.

Virtual Skin Consultations | Yes

Skin Quiz/Assessment | No

Rewards/Points | No

Third-Party Certifications | Green America Certified, Leaping Bunny Certified, and Member of the Toyota Green Initiative

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | Clinical Aesthetics of America Trail Blazer Award

Price Range | $12-95

Location of Origin | Georgia, USA

Ships To | USA

Website: https://lotusmoonskincare.com/

18. Half Hippy

Brand Mission | “Our mission is to bring balance to the green beauty world and help everyone find their “inner Half Hippy” with 100% clean, eco-friendly, vegan, ethical, cruelty-free, and transparent products.”

Brand Ethics | Half Hippy believes in a wholesome approach to both product formulation and lifestyle options. Their ethos is to harness the power of nature to enhance and provide clean skincare + beauty lifestyle solutions. They believe quality and sustainability are synonymous.

Giving Back | Half Hippy gives back to FOOD BANK NYC, the Audre Lorde Project (for LGBT+, Two-Spirit, and Gender Non-Conforming POC in New York City), and their own SUPERHUMAN Campaign for healthcare workers.

Women Owned/Black Owned | Black Women Owned

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | 100% Vegan and Cruelty Free

Ingredient Transparency | Ingredients, along with their common names, are listed on each product page.

Carbon Offset | N/A

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | Half Hippy prioritizes local, organic, wild-crafted, and fair-trade ingredients. Ingredients such as mica are lab-made rather than mined.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | Half Hippy’s packaging is 100% non-toxic and biodegradable. Deodorant applicators are  100% compostable and all other packaging is made of recyclable glass, aluminum, and 5% plastic. Packaging materials are eco/plastic free and reused and recycled.

Product Range | CBD skincare, deodorant, and lip balm.

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | Brand offers a sample size of their CBD Deodorant and a Sampler Kit.

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | No

Rewards/Points | No

Third-Party Certifications | N/A

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | N/A

Price Range | $13-65

Location of Origin | New York City, NY, USA

Ships To | USA Only

Website: https://www.halfhippy.com/

19. Biossance

Brand Mission | Drawing on our rich history of science and sustainability, we create skincare that is incredibly effective and safe without harming the environment or animals. Because the products you use make a difference for your health and the health of the planet.

Brand Ethics | Biossance believes in clean ingredients, eco-friendly packaging, reducing CO2 emissions, saving ocean life, and giving back through their partnerships.

Giving Back | Partnered with Oceana to keep oceans safe, healthy, and abundant.

Women Owned/Black Owned | N/A

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Vegan and Cruelty Free

Ingredient Transparency | Biossance has banned over 2000 ingredients and has an ingredient library avaliable on their website. All ingredients are listed on each product page.

Carbon Offset | Partnered with CarbonFund.org to plant trees, fund reforestation, and save 22 tons of CO2 each year.

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | Biossance’s squalane is 100% plant-derived from sugarcane, which is sourced from one field that practices eco-friendly growing. The can is grown using only natural rainfall.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | Main components of their primary packaging are recyclable and the outer cartons of all secondary packaging are made from sugarcane paperboard. Packaging is tree-free, completely recyclable, free of metallic ink, and from a rapid renewable resource.

Product Range | Skincare

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | Brand offers sample sizes, sample kits, and travel sizes

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | No

Rewards/Points | Yes, through the Clean Crew, you earn 1 point for every dollar spent.

Third-Party Certifications | EWG Verified, EPA Natural Seal, ECOCERT-approved, USDA 100% Biobased Squalane, Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials, Green Lab Certification

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | 2018 Mbg Clean Beauty Awards – Squalane + Peptide Eye Gel

2020 Allure Best of Beauty Winner – Squalane + Marine Algae Eye Cream

2020 Women’s Health Beauty Award – Squalane + Lactic Acid Resurfacing Night Serum

Price Range | $6-$72

Location of Origin | California, USA

Ships To | USA, Canada, UK, and Europe

Website: https://biossance.com/

20. Codex Beauty

Brand Mission | “Our mission is to blend the sciences of ethnobotany and plant biology with biotech innovation, to create a new standard within the natural space: plant-based biotech beauty.”

Brand Ethics | Codex Beauty stands by proven efficacy, sustainability, international health compliances, patented formulations, and a controlled supply chain.

Giving Back | Codex Beauty fully supports the indigenous farmers they work with. They follow the Nagoya protocol and invest in building infrastructure for better working conditions, access to healthcare, and education.

Women Owned/Black Owned | Women Owned

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Vegan and Cruelty Free

Ingredient Transparency | Codex Beauty has complete control over their supply chain in order to maintain the highest quality possible. Products are doctor formulated and ingredients are ethically sourced. Ingredients are available on each product page.

Carbon Offset | Codex sources ingredients that are biotech-manufactured whenever possible to reduce their carbon footprint. They are also implementing recycling programs to minimize ocean plastic.

Doctor Formulated | Yes

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | Codex Beauty supports fair trade and works with local growers and indigenous harvesters.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | Cream and gel products are packaged in sugarcane-based PE and they are currently developing green PE bottles for their liquid products.

Product Range | Skincare and soaps

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | No

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | No

Rewards/Points | Yes

Third-Party Certifications | ISO 22716 Certified Manufacturing ECOCERT COSMOS Certified, Leaping Bunny Certified, Microbiome Friendly, Carbon Footprint Standard, EWG Verified, Vegan Society Certified

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | 2020 Byrdie Eco Beauty Award – Bia Exfoliating Wash

2021 Byrdie Eco Beauty Award – Antu Brightening Eye Cream

2020 Beauty Shortlist Award – Bia Skin Superfood and Bia Eye Gel Cream

2020 Beauty Shortlist Editor’s Choice – Bia Facial Oil

Price Range | $14-95

Location of Origin | USA

Ships To | USA, Canada, and select countries in Europe.

Website: https://codexbeauty.com/

21. Beautycounter

Brand Mission | “One by one, we are leading a movement to a future where all beauty is clean beauty. We are powered by people, and our collective mission is to get safer products into the hands of everyone. Formulate, advocate, & educate—that’s our motto for creating clean beauty products that truly perform while holding ourselves to unparalleled standards of safety.”

Brand Ethics | Beautycounter stands up for sustainability, advocates for a cleaner future, and gives back while delivering safe and effective products.

Giving Back | Beautycounter workers with trusted partners to protect public health, advance scientific research, advocate for racial equality and women’s empowerment, and support breast cancer research. To date, they’ve donated over $3.6 million in cash and product donations like Breast Cancer Prevention Partners, Baby2Baby, Environmental Defence, Black Women for Wellness, Agents of Change and more.

Women Owned/Black Owned | Women Owned

B Corp | Yes

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Cruelty Free

Ingredient Transparency | Every ingredient is listed on product packaging and/or on their website.

Carbon Offset | Beautycounter plans to be carbon neutral by 2030 and achieve zero net emissions at their HQ and retail locations.

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | Ingredients are organic whenever possible, and organic ingredients are marked by an asterisk on each product page. Their high-risk ingredients, vanilla, palm, and mica, have their own dedicated page to show how Beautycounter sources them responsibly.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | Beautycounter has removed all plastic spatulas, overcaps, lid inserts, extra printed media, and secondary packaging from most of their products. They also use BPA-free plastic.

Product Range | Skincare, cosmetics, bath, and body products

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | No

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | Yes

Rewards/Points | No

Third-Party Certifications | EWG Verified and Leaping Bunny Certified

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | 2021 Hello Giggles Beauty Crush Award – Counter+ All Bright C Serum

2019 Women’s Health Healthy Skin Award – Countermatch Adaptive Moisture Lotion

2020 Women’s Health Beauty Award – Countertime Tetrapeptide Supreme Cream

2021 Popsugar Pick -Countertime Ultra Renewal Eye Cream

2018 Allure Best in Beauty Award – Countersun Mineral Sunscreen Lotion

2017 Allure Best in Beauty Award – Counter+ No. 1 Brightening Facial Oil

2020 Byrdie Eco Beauty Award – Dew Skin Tinted Moisturizer

2020 NewBeauty Award – Countertime Antioxidant Soft Cream

2019 Teen Vogue Acne Award – Countercontrol SOS Acne Spot Treatment

2018 Cosmopolitan Beauty Award – Instant Eye Makeup Remover

2018 Refinery29 Beauty Innovator Finalist – Countersun Mineral Sunscreen

2019 Allure Beauty Award – Melting Body Balm

Price Range | $20-89

Location of Origin | California, USA

Ships To | USA, US Territories, and Puerto Rico

Website: https://www.beautycounter.com

22. Metrescence Skin

Brand Mission | “Matrescence was founded on the philosophy of “mothering the mother” and born to provide a practical application of self-care that can fit a into a busy schedule. Our products are made safe for you; whether you’re trying to conceive, pregnant, breastfeeding, or a health-conscious person who wants a beauty routine that comes with peace of mind.”

Brand Ethics | Matrescence is committed to being safe and worry-free, sustainable, and formulated with mothers in mind.

Giving Back | N/A

Women Owned/Black Owned | Black Woman Owned

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Vegan and Cruelty Free

Ingredient Transparency | Ingredients are thoroughly screened for safety and transparency and are available on each product page.

Carbon Offset | N/A

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | All ingredients are USDA certified organic, natural, and/or wild-crafted and plant based. The brand uses ethically sourced ingredients that sustainably grown, harvested, and processed through fair trade agricultural practices. Each ingredient is rigorously screened to be deemed safe for pregnant and breastfeeding women.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | The brand uses recyclable glass bottles, no paper labels, and minimal, eco-friendly packaging.

Product Range | Skincare and body care for mothers and expectant mothers.

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | Yes, the Rose Glow Trio Sample Pack is free with paid shipping.

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | No

Rewards/Points | Yes, through Glow Rewards you will receive 1 point for every dollar spent.

Third-Party Certifications | EWG Verified (Rose Glow Purifying Cleanser)

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | N/A

Price Range | $72-88

Location of Origin | USA

Ships To | USA

Website: https://www.matrescenceskin.com/

23. True Botanicals

Brand Mission | “Life is full of tough choices and trade-offs. Your beauty routine—what you put on your body, every day—shouldn’t be one of them. That’s why we created True Botanicals: to empower you to take the best care of yourself, the people you love, and the world around you. No compromises required.”

Brand Ethics | True Botanicals believes in top-quality ingredients, clinically-proven formulations,  non-toxic and safe products, and minimizing their environmental footprint as much as possible.

Giving Back | N/A

Women Owned/Black Owned | Woman Owned

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Cruelty Free and mostly vegan (the Everyday Sheer Coverage contains pearl and silk powder).

Ingredient Transparency | Full ingredients list available on each product page, along with whether ingredients are organic and/or wild-harvested.

Carbon Offset | True Botanicals offers the option of adding carbon responsible shipping to your order for free. By adding this to your order before checking out, True Botanicals will plant one tree for every dollar spent.

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | True Botanical prioritizes both certified-orgnaic and wild-harvested ingredients. Ingredient origins are thoroughly traced to ensure that their cultivation and production is sustainable for the environment and community.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | Products are packaged and shipped in ways that minimize the impact on the environment.

Product Range | Skincare, body care, hair care, and CBD beauty

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | Offers trial sizes of two of their popular facial oils.

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | No

Rewards/Points | No

Third-Party Certifications | MADE SAFE seal, Leaping Bunny Certified

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | 2021 Byrdie Eco Beauty Award – Renew Nourishing Cleanser

Price Range | $28-140

Location of Origin | California, USA

Ships To | USA and select international locations.

Website: https://truebotanicals.com/

24. Juice Beauty

Brand Mission | “Juice Beauty is The Organic Solution. We continually challenge the status quo as we are pioneering and radically transforming the chemistry of beauty as we approach beauty from a wellness point of view. Clinically Validated, Authentically Organic beauty products.”

Brand Ethics | Cleaning up the beauty space, staying vegan, cruelty free, and sustainable, using certified organic ingredients, well ness, farm-to-beauty, and clinically validated formulas.

Giving Back | Juice Beauty supports non-profit organizations like the Breast Cancer Prevention Partners and the EWG.

Women Owned/Black Owned | Woman Owned

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Vegan and Cruelty Free

Ingredient Transparency | Juice Beauty shares their entire harvesting process on their website, as has recently bought their own sustainable farm in order to have even more control over ingredient quality. Full ingredients lists are available on each product page.

Carbon Offset | Juice Beauty has developed their Ocean Waste Plastic concept, where fishermen in Indonesia collect plastic waste from the ocean for recycling into new sustainable packaging.

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | Juice Beauty uses only organic ingredients.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | Juice Beauty aims to eliminate Virgin Plastic and convert their plastic bottles to recycled Ocean and Land Waste Plastic. 40% of their products are in glass containers and they use 100% FSC paper, 90% Bioresin sample and travel tubes. Corporate HQ and the farm are solar-powered.

Product Range | Skincare and cosmetics

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | Brand sells travel sizes of their popular products.

Virtual Skin Consultations | Yes

Skin Quiz/Assessment | Yes

Rewards/Points | Yes, 1 point for every dollar spent.

Third-Party Certifications | USDA Certified Organic, American Vegetarian Association Certification, Leaping Bunny Certified, California Organic Products Act compliant,

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | Juice Beauty’s products have won several awards, and they have a dedicated page on their website for all award-winning products.

Price Range | $25-110

Location of Origin | USA

Ships To | USA, Canada, and most worldwide countries.

Website: https://juicebeauty.com/

25. Herbivore Botanicals

Brand Mission | “Herbivore believes in the power of nature to bring tangible results you can see and feel. We make our products, ingredients, and packaging as gentle on the planet as they are on our bodies.”

Brand Ethics | Herbivore strives to deliver products that are safe, truly natural, and highly effective. All of their formulas are tested on humans instead of animals and are free of fragrances, parabens, and other synthetic ingredients.

Giving Back | Herbivore has donated to Oceana, Women for Women International, Trans Women of Color Collective, Queer & Trans Youth Music Project, and Americans for Safe Access.

Women Owned/Black Owned | Partly Woman Owned

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Vegan and Cruelty Free

Ingredient Transparency | Ingredients are included on each product page.

Carbon Offset | N/A

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | Herbivore’s team vets their ingredient suppliers to ensure that they are all ethically sourced and sustainably harvested. The majority of their ingredients are sourced within the United States.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | Herbivore uses glass and paper in their packaging and only uses recycled and recyclable plastic when necessary.

Product Range | Skincare, body care, tools, and CBD products.

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | Herbivore offers minis of their bestselling products.

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | No

Rewards/Points | No

Third-Party Certifications | Leaping Bunny Certified, PETA Certified

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | N/A

Price Range | $12-98

Location of Origin | USA

Ships To | USA and most international countries

Website: https://www.herbivorebotanicals.com/

26. One Seed

Brand Mission | “Since 2009 we have been designing and making perfumes with care from our studio in Adelaide, South Australia. We believe that the natural world has given us the tools we need to create the best smelling perfumes possible, and we choose to celebrate this by working with materials that are pure, botanical and cruelty-free. Using all-natural ingredients with at least 80% organic content, they are gentle on both the skin and the environment – as they should be.”

Brand Ethics | “Our business operates with transparency, honesty and conscious choice at the core of what we do. From seed to perfume, we are committed to creating fragrances that are beautiful, functional and true to our values.”

Giving Back | One Seed donated 10% of all profits to organizations such as Collective Shout.

Women Owned/Black Owned | Woman Owned

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Vegan and Cruelty Free

Ingredient Transparency | Full ingredients list available on each product page.

Carbon Offset | No

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | All fragrances contain at least 80% organic content and are 100% natural.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | One Seed uses as little plastic and surplus packaging as possible and all soft plastics used and received in their studio are recycled. They are currently transitioning to paper packing tape and bubble wrap alternatives.

Product Range | Fragrance, body care, and home fragrance.

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | One Seed offer discovery kits for finding your favorite scent, as well as samples and rollerballs of each individual perfume.

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | Yes

Rewards/Points | No

Third-Party Certifications | Australian Certified Toxic-Free

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | 2019 beauty shortlist Award, 2018 beauty shortlist Mama & Baby Award

Price Range | $15-99

Location of Origin | Adelaide, South Australia

Ships To | International

Website: https://oneseedperfumes.com/

27. Lauren Brooke Natural

Brand Mission | “We’re changing how it feels to wear makeup. Makeup should not define; it should express you. Beauty cannot be contained to one definition, size, or look, and you should not compare your beauty to others. We believe that every woman embodies a unique beauty all her own, and our products are designed to express your natural, innate beauty.”

Brand Ethics | Makeup should not hurt; it should heal you. Our cosmetics and skin care products not only lack harmful chemicals, they promote health and vitality. We include over 100 food-grade, organic ingredients in our products to nourish you through your skin.

Giving Back | Lauren Brooke partners with local organizations that provides haircuts/styles and makeup tutorials for women living in homeless shelters, domestic violence centers, unwed mother’s homes, and substance abuse transitional homes.

Women Owned/Black Owned | Woman Owned

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Vegan and Cruelty Free

Ingredient Transparency | Ingredients lists are included on each product page.

Carbon Offset | N/A

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | Lauren Brooke uses almost exclusively certified organic ingredients in their products.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | N/A

Product Range | Skincare, body care, cosmetics, and beauty tools

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | Lauren Brooke offers dozens of sample and travel-sized products.

Virtual Skin Consultations | Yes

Skin Quiz/Assessment | No

Rewards/Points | Yes, 10 points for every dollar spent.

Third-Party Certifications | European Union Certified, Leaping Bunny Certified, Cert Clean, PETA Beauty Without Bunnies Certified,

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | 2018 Official Makeup Line for Helsinki Fashion Week

Price Range | $7-60

Location of Origin | Utah, USA

Ships To | International

Website: https://www.laurenbrookecosmetiques.com/

28. Rejuva Minerals

Brand Mission | “Rejuva Minerals offers a natural and safer alternative that has celebrities, skin aestheticians, makeup artists, and allergy sufferers from around the world raving. Finally, you can ditch the overdone, caked-on look from beauty products with artificial and irritating ingredients. Achieve an all-over radiant glow that enhances your natural beauty with our mineral makeup containing only naturally derived and organic ingredients.”

Brand Ethics | Rejuva focuses on bringing clean, non-toxic products to the beauty world with high-quality, safe ingredients

Giving Back | N/A

Women Owned/Black Owned | Partly Woman Owned

B Corp | N/A

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Cruelty Free and Vegan with the exception of the eye and brow pencil (contains beeswax).

Ingredient Transparency | Full ingredients list available on each product page.

Carbon Offset | N/A

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | Rejuva Minerals only uses naturally-derived and organic ingredients in their formulations.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | As an environmentally aware company, Rejuva Minerals packages many of their products in eco-friendly containers made from regenerated materials and ships in boxes made from recycled paper.

Product Range | Cosmetics and tools

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | No

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | No

Rewards/Points | No

Third-Party Certifications | EWG Verified, Made Safe Certified, Think Dirty Verified Clean

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | 2018 Dirty Thinkers’ Choice Award Runner-Up – Concealer Powder

2018 Dirty Thinkers’ Choice Award Runner – Paraben-Free Mega Lash Mascara

Price Range | $10-32

Location of Origin | USA

Ships To | International

Website: https://www.rejuvaminerals.com/store/index.php

  

29. Hush + Dotti

Brand Mission | “Our mission is to get you to love your face. not only do you deserve cleaner products, you deserve to look in the mirror and love what you see. we folks can be so hard on ourselves, so a big part of our mission is to create the understanding that using clean beauty is also an act of self-love.”

Brand Ethics | “Our motto, “shop clean beauty. because girl, you’re too pretty to poison” pretty much sums it all up. Our mantra, “zero toxins, zero b.s.” (bad stuff) also nicely states what we’re all about. our mission is to speak as clearly and honestly as humanly possible. there’s no marketing doublespeak around here, so you’ll never have reason to doubt us. we also promise to never poison you with hidden nano particles, cheap ingredients or dirty toxins.

Giving Back | N/A

Women Owned/Black Owned | Partly Woman Owned

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Vegan and Cruelty Free

Ingredient Transparency | Ingredients are ethically sources, created, and manufactured in the USA. Ingredients lists are available on each product page.

Carbon Offset | N/A

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | Hush + Dotti uses certified organic ingredients in their products.

Halal/Kosher | Products do not contain any animal by products, wheat, dairy or gluten, but are not yet officially Kosher certified.

Eco-friendly Packaging | All packaging, materials and containers are from recyclable and reusable materials.

Product Range | Skincare and cosmetics

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | Hush + Dotti offer a skincare sample set.

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | No

Rewards/Points | No

Third-Party Certifications | Leaping Bunny Certified, PETA Certified

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | N/A

Price Range | $22-52

Location of Origin | USA

Ships To | International

Website: https://www.hushdotti.com/

30. Inna Organic

Brand Mission | “Inna Organic empowers women to achieve a deeper sense of well-being through quality organic products that are safe and results-oriented. We believe in fostering authenticity, self-care, and the knowledge of natural ingredients that keep the body and soul in shape.”

Brand Ethics | Inna Organic’s “Promise to Clean Beauty” includes being free of parabens, harmful chemicals, synthetic fragrance, GMOs, toxins, and animal testing.

Giving Back | N/A

Women Owned/Black Owned | Woman Owned

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Cruelty Free

Ingredient Transparency | Ingredients are listed on each product page.

Carbon Offset | N/A

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | Inna Organic uses certified organic ingredients.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | N/A

Product Range | Skincare and body care

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | Inna Organic offers travel mini kits.

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | No

Rewards/Points | No

Third-Party Certifications | EWG Verified, COSMOS Certified

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | N/A

Price Range | $8-37

Location of Origin | USA

Ships To | International

Website: https://innaorganic.us/

31. The Organic Skin Co.

Brand Mission | “We make products with a strong commitment to this planet we call home and using organic and natural ingredients so pure they make your skin sing.”

Brand Ethics | The Organic Skin Co. believes in getting the most out of their organic ingredients. They use supercritical extraction to obtain the most nutrients possible in a safe toxic-free way. They’re also committed to being cruelty-free and vegan.

Giving Back | The Organic Skin Co. plant one tree for every product purchased.

Women Owned/Black Owned | Woman Owned

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Vegan and Cruelty Free

Ingredient Transparency | All ingredients are included on each product page.

Carbon Offset | N/A

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | Ingredients are acquired from organic farms.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | N/A

Product Range | Skincare, cosmetics, tools, refillable palettes

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | No

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | No

Rewards/Points | No

Third-Party Certifications | BioGro Certified Organic, UK Vegan Society Certified, Certified Cruelty-Free

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | No

Price Range | $14-41

Location of Origin | New Zealand

Ships To | International

Website: https://theorganicskinco.com/

32. LOLI Beauty

Brand Mission | “The inspiration for LOLI or ‘Living Organic Loving Ingredients’, came to me the moment I realized the beauty industry needs to be stirred up. Peel back a beauty label far enough, and you’ll see that it’s lost its connection to what really nourishes us – food – and in its place is a blend of 95% water, preservatives and synthetics.”

Brand Ethics | LOLI is on a mission to make a conscious change through beauty with high-quality, eco-friendly, food-safe, sustainable ingredients.

Giving Back | For every purchase of $75 or more, LOLI donates $1 to organizations fighting human trafficking through Made In A Free World.

Women Owned/Black Owned | Woman Owned

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Vegan and Cruelty Free

Ingredient Transparency | Ingredients are listed on each product page.

Carbon Offset | LOLI has goals to work with Canopy to support and reforest endangered forests in Canada. Through Ecocart.oi, LOLI offers carbon neutral shipping.

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | Ingredients are 100% natural, locally-grown, and organic using fair-trade practices.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | “At LOLI™ we’re committed to reducing our environmental impact. Our packaging is made of recycled, recyclable, biodegradable or certified compostable materials. For our product packaging, we use food-grade glass jars and reusable bottles. We avoid silk screening directly onto the glass to make recycling easier, and our removable and compostable labels are made from recycled paper or cardboard. Also, all of our inks are water- or soy-based. For our mail packaging, we rely on compostable bubble bags to protect our products, 100% recyclable cardboard boxes for shipping, and water-activated tape to close the boxes.”

Product Range | Skincare, hair care, and body care

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | No

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | No

Rewards/Points | No

Third-Party Certifications | Member of the Organic Trade Association, MADE SAFE Certified, EcoCert Certified

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | N/A

Price Range | $12-68

Location of Origin | USA

Ships To | USA and territories

 Website: https://lolibeauty.com/

33. Ao Organics Hawaii

Brand Mission | “At Ao Organics Hawaii, we know it can be a struggle for women to find natural and organic skincare with clean ingredients they can trust. So, we’ve formulated high-quality skincare and sun care products with ethically sourced ingredients that will treat women’s skin issues and won’t break the bank on their journey to achieve healthy, glowing skin.”

Brand Ethics | “Eco-Friendly, reef-safe, small batches and locally sourced. Check out their “Behind Your Skincare” page to learn more!

Giving Back | N/A

Women Owned/Black Owned | Woman Owned by a Hawaiian native.

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Cruelty Free

Ingredient Transparency | Ao Organics lists all of their Farm-to-Face ingredients on their website, along with their farm source.

Carbon Offset | N/A

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | All ingredients are organic and locally-grown in Hawaii.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | All products are packaged in eco-friendly containers that are reusable and/or recyclable.

Product Range | Skin care, body care, hair care, and sun care

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | No

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | No

Rewards/Points | No

Third-Party Certifications | N/A

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | N/A

Price Range | $7-48

Location of Origin | Hawaii, USA

Ships To | International

Website: https://www.aoorganicshawaii.com/

34. Oshan Essentials

Brand Mission | “Oshan essentials brings you a luxury skin care line from the islands of Hawai’i. Formulated for people of the sea, to quench dry skin and counter the cumulative effects of sun damage.”

Brand Ethics | Oshan is committed to growing their own product with as little environmental impact as possible. All ingredients are sourced from their Maui farm and are organic.

Giving Back | N/A

Women Owned/Black Owned | N/A

B Corp | No

Vegan & Cruelty Free | Cruelty Free and mostly vegan (some products contain honey and beeswax).

Ingredient Transparency | Ingredients are listed on each product page.

Carbon Offset | Oshan Essentials uses the sun for power and rain to water the plants on their farm, making their manufacturing process completely carbon neutral.

Doctor Formulated | No

Sustainability (i.e. raw, fair trade, certified organic etc.) | Oshan Essentials’ formulas are handcrafted in small batches without any toxic additives, using only pure, organic, wildcrafted, ethically sourced ingredients of the highest quality.

Halal/Kosher | No

Eco-friendly Packaging | “We will never purchase bubble wrap, and use paper filling for fillers. Our retail boxes are composed of 50% post-consumer waste. Our shipping boxes and packing material are made from 100% recycled post-consumer content.”

Product Range | Skincare and body care

Samples/Sample Kits/Trial Sizes | Oshan offers their Full Face Ritual Set in mini form, and offers 3 free sample with each order.

Virtual Skin Consultations | No

Skin Quiz/Assessment | No

Rewards/Points | No

Third-Party Certifications | N/A

1% for the Planet | No

Awards | N/A

Price Range | $9-55

Location of Origin | Maui, Hawaii, USA

Ships To | International

Website: https://www.oshanessentials.com/

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