Shopping for sustainably and ethically sourced items, whether in fashion or cosmetics, should be the focus of our next trip to the store. Aiming to acquire eco-conscious things is a requirement for beauty aficionados like us, since they generally offer us the components to nurture our skin and energize our soul. This Earth Day, incorporate eco-conscious habits into your beauty regimen, starting with these conscientious businesses that are leading the way.
These brands use environmentally friendly, sustainably obtained ingredients to offer you healthy, bright skin while also helping to save our beloved planet.
Tatcha The Texture Tonic – RM285
Tatcha is on a quest to make its beauty offers sustainable from the inside out, influenced by Mottainai, which means ‘too precious to squander.’ Tatcha ingredients are sourced from family-run farms and small-scale suppliers and are evaluated for environmental and social effects at the beginning and end of their lives. Tatcha The Texture Tonic is friendly on skin and the environment, with fruit AHAs for mild exfoliation and Japanese Mugwort and Wild Rose to dramatically shrink pores and limit excess oil without stripping skin, giving you smoother, cleaner skin.
I’m From Mugwort Essence – RM123
I’m From was founded on the principles of transparency and ethical sourcing, guaranteeing that every ingredient used in its products is sustainably harvested, stored, and prepared to maintain its natural origin. I’m From Mugwort Essence is a fast-absorbing hydrating composition that cures, soothes, and calms irritation, as well as uneven skin. This essence nourishes and moisturises skin for a better complexion, with 100% mugwort extract sustainably harvested from Hado Village on Ganghwa Island.
Calvin Klein CK Everyone Eau de Parfum – RM273 (100ml)
Calvin Klein CK Everyone EDP is a fusion of scents and sensibilities. The fresh scent starts with notes of organic oranges from Mexico, followed by responsibly-sourced vetiver from Haiti that exudes an earthy sensuality, and accentuated by black tea from Sri Lanka, which is certified vegan. The clear glass flacon and the exterior packaging are both made of recycled materials: the transparent glass comprises 10% post-consumer recycled materials, while the folding carton contains 30% post-consumer recycled materials.
Chloé Signature Naturelle Eau de Parfum – RM303 (30ml)
With Chloé Signature Naturelle Eau de Parfum, embrace femininity and nature in sync with Mother Earth by emulating her spirit of freedom, elegance, and enticing vitality. The new vegan scent is made entirely of natural ingredients, including alcohol and water generated from plants. Classic Chloé notes of rose produced organically in Bulgaria, cedar base notes that complement the floral energy, and sustainably-derived essences of citron and neroli from Morocco and Italy are at the core of the scent.
Choosing eco-friendly options doesn’t mean sacrificing the greatest of aesthetics! These businesses combine the best of both worlds by using environmentally friendly materials and recyclable packaging.
SEPHORA COLLECTION Pocket Palette – RM74
SEPHORA COLLECTION lives up to its promise of providing clean, long-lasting beauty. The SEPHORA COLLECTION Pocket Palettes are miniature in size to preserve the same quality and amount of eyeshadows – with lots of love for the earth. They come in recyclable packaging made from wood from sustainably managed forests. The SEPHORA COLLECTION Pocket Palette is a miniature version of the SEPHORA COLLECTION and comes in four fun, adaptable palettes that add colour in high definition, with easy-to-combine colours ranging from sparkling mattes to creamy, dreamy, glitter metallic.
Embryolisse Crème Lait Concentré – RM32.90 (15ml), RM65 (30ml), RM110 (75ml)
This is the dream cream for any eco- and beauty enthusiast who wants to hydrate their skin without negatively affecting the earth. The cream not only calms and nourishes parched skin, it also leaves a soft satin veil. This multi-use and multi-functional product is created from natural materials and comes in a 100% recyclable aluminium container. It may be used as a face cream, a cosmetics primer, or a beauty mask, among other things.
Philosophy Hope In A Jar Smooth-Glow Multi-Tasking Moisturiser – RM174
Philosophy Hope In A Jar Smooth-Glow Multi-Tasking Moisturiser has been reformulated and modernised with some of the greatest clean ingredients. It is dermo-friendly and comes in environmentally friendly packaging. Expect deeper hydration and skin surface cell regeneration with hyaluronic acid, 2% high-purity glycolic acid, and philosophy’s own radiance complex, which includes sustainably sourced pro-vitamin p and recycled tangerine peel extract for a plumper, more hydrated, and healthier complexion.
Cruelty-Free And Guilt-Free Beauty
Beauty is about recognising and appreciating the things we value in our lives, but it should not be done at the expense of others. These brands are vegan and cruelty-free, so you may radiate creative expression, guilt-free, no matter what style you choose – bold, natural, or colourful.
Hourglass Confession Ultra Slim High Intensity Refillable Lipstick – RM180
Hourglass is a PETA-certified and ethical brand that does not test its products on animals at any level of development or manufacture. The Hourglass Confession Ultra Slim High Intensity Refillable Lipstick is a sleek gold applicator that can be used with all 30 shades in the collection. The product is 100 percent vegan and has creamy, saturated, and long-wearing colours, giving you a multi-dimensional lip without a doubt!
Drunk Elephant A-Gloei Maretinol Oil – RM330
Drunk Elephant A-Gloei Maretinol Oil, which is vegan and cruelty-free, mixes vegan retinol, virgin marula oil, and ceramides to enhance skin structure and offer a light but effective dosage of retinol that purifies skin, giving you the A-Gloei appearance!
Dermalogica Circular Hydration Serum – RM288
Dermalogica is the ultimate in guilt-free beauty, made without any artificial colours or scents and certified cruelty-free by both Leaping Bunny and PETA. Try Dermalogica’s Circular Moisture Serum, which contains hyaluronic acid and an algae extract-infused moisturising matrix that claims to boost hydration levels and prevents subsequent evaporation.
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