Green Beauty Products

Green Beauty Products
ESSENCE.COM Apr, 22, 2010

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Ingredients like olive fruit oil keeps lips hydrated while organic carrots, oranges and melon provide antioxidant protection for a price that’ll make your piggy bank grin ($3.69,

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We absolutely love the Yes To products! This is another of our faves which acts as a powerful vitamin layer to help fight the signs of aging. This magical serum can be used under daily repairing moisturizer during the day or under overnight hydrating cream. ($20,

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Add this to your curly cocktail for shiny coils without flaky buildup. This light-weight, all natural product is formulated to lengthen and define your natural curl pattern. ($34,

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This moisturizing conditioner is enriched with certified organic botanicals to create silky-smooth texture. It also contains vegetable protein to soothe dry or damaged hair, control frizz, add shine. ($8,

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Kinky-Curly Organic Curl Care will make your wash-and-go tresses look better than ever. Make sure you try the best-selling Spiral Spritz, a lavender and grapefruit extract-infused mist that refreshes and conditions deflated curls. (Price varies, available at

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Kiehl’s Açaí Damage-Protecting Toning Mist ($26,, a 100% natural, super-soothing facial toner helps to balance and refine skin’s tone and texture, while providing a sheer layer of protection.

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This is by far one of our favorite organic products. It has natural shea butter, coconut oil, and silk protein which enhances curls, minimizes frizz and provides moisture and shine. ($10,

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Aveda Light the Way Candle ($12,

When you purchase this certified organic, French lavender-infused candle, 100% of the proceeds go towards Global Greengrants Fund’s water-related projects.

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LaVanila Pure Vanilla Eau de Parfum Spray ($58, mixes 100% active botanicals like goji berry and olive leaf the softest, sultriest vanilla bean scent, ever.

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Kiehls’ Limited Edition Açaí Damage-Protecting Toning Mist ($26,, a 100% natural, super-soothing facial toner, will benefit Rainforest Alliance.

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De-luxe Maison Soy Candles ($6.99, are blended with premium soy wax, so they burn clean and without emitting harmful pollutants like ordinary paraffin wax

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Blended with a naturally occurring clay found in a small Italian village, Fresh Umbrian Clay Face Treatment ($48, is a cleanser, mask and spot treatment that stimulates circulation and encourages cell turnover. But the Treatment today, and 10% of the proceeds go towards Wholesome Wave Foundation, which brings sustainable foods to troubled communities.

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Korres Love Your Lips Lip Value Set ($29, is an environmentally-friendly, homeopathic-based collection of three Cherry Oil lip glosses, and a Pomegranate lip butter that leaves a hint of a tint.

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Besides leaving your skin feel squeaky-clean, refreshed and baby-soft, Kaia Bamboo Facial Cleansing Cloths ($17.99, are biodegradable and made of unbleached bamboo fiber from a sustainable crop.

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Carol’s Daughter Sweet Honey Dip Chocolate Brown Sugah Scrub ($34, is spiked with real brown sugar to exfoliate dead skin cells, and evening primrose and olive oils to moisturize dry skin.