ESPA This high-end brand operates luxury spas all over the world (think Mandarin Oriental) and also produces its own eponymous product line. The company is dedicated to removing chemical "extras" from its skin care products and using natural ingredients as much as possible. Its new Optimal Skin ProSerum relies on nourishing omega 3, 6, and 9 oils, vitamins, and natural extracts like seaweed and turmeric to hydrate and even skin tone.
We knew Seventh Generation made killer natural cleaning products, but who knew it also had a line of plant-based skin care products? Well, now you do. The company's serum collection includes six variations geared toward skin concerns including dryness, acne, and irritation. Expect natural ingredients like jojoba oil, oat extract, and tea tree oil for rejuvenation. One Glamour staffer swears by mixing a few drops of the hydrating serum in her morning moisturizer to ward off flaky skin.
Tata Harper Harper is committed to chemical-free products that make use of natural, bio-active ingredients in her skin care line. The award-winning Resurfacing Mask has a unique gel-like texture that refines skin with pore-minimizing witch hazel, detoxifying pink clay, and hydrating beet extract.
Suki This cult beauty brand's award-winning Exfoliating Foaming Cleanser is a huge hit among beauty editors, and you'll find familiar ingredients like sugar, lemongrass, and coconut oil throughout its roster of products.
McEvoy Ranch in Petaluma, California, is the home to 80 acres of olive trees imported from Tuscany. In addition to producing high-quality, certified organic olive oils for cooking, the owner developed a line of pure, natural beauty products, fittingly called 80 Acres. The ranch's own olive oil is at the heart of every formula, and those with dry, sensitive skin will especially appreciate the super-rich lip balm, body oil, and body balm—all made with natural ingredients.
J.R. Watkins This old-school (established in 1868) brand is known for its all-natural apothecary remedies and cooking extracts (bourbon vanilla, anyone?). So launching a bath-and-body line, was only, er, natural for the brand. The latest must-have? Its Lemon Cream Sugar and Shea Body Scrub, plus a full line of anti-aging body products.
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Marula Pure Beauty Oil is a powerful, natural anti-aging product, that touts 60% more antioxidants than Argan Oil. The Marula tree grows wild in Africa, therefore, no pesticides or man-made irrigation are necessary. Only fallen Marula fruits are harvested by hand, consuming no electricity in the process. The extraction of the oil is also performed by hand. I adore and use this oil regularly.