Green Beauty Made Easy!

By Charlotte Carson

Greenwashing and green beauty are not mutually exclusive concepts.  Many beauty brands are blatantly misleading consumers through greenwashing practices. Our aim is to show you how to get the look with some really great clean beauty brands.

Learning a new array of chemical names and the different certifications granted to brands feels like it should come with a degree. However, being informed and knowledgeable empowers you to make a confident personal choice about which products are right for you.

Need help? Here is our CLEARlife Dirty List to help you sort out the mess.

photo, Peter Nguyen

makeup & hair, Shawna Lee

Models, Kaatje Kempe (left) & Meagan Rivard (right), Anita Norris Models

FACE: GREEN BEAUTY BY:  SILK TO MATTE FOUNDATION, DA LISH COSMETICS; EYES: METALLIC EYE SHADOW IN GOLD, DA LISH COSMETICS; CHEEK & LIPS: DUSTY ROSE, TARTE COSMETICS; SKINCARE: EVERY DAY MOISTURIZER, CLEARLIFE; NAILS: SUNCOAT

 

SKIN: GREEN BEAUTY BY: DEW SKIN MOISTURIZING COVERAGE, BEAUTYCOUNTER; EYES: LAURA, SAPPHO; CHEEK: TUTZ, SAPPHO; SKINCARE: EVERY DAY MOISTURIZER, CLEARLIFE; NAILS: SUNCOAT

EYES: ROSE GOLD SHADOW, TARTE COSMETICS; LASHES: DA’LISH COSMENTICS; CHEEK: LIP TO CHEEK DUSTY ROSE, TARTE COSMETICS; SKINCARE: EVERY DAY MOISTURIZER, CLEARLIFE

 

EYES: VICTORIA, SAPPHO; CHEEKS: TUTZ, SAPPHO; LIPS: HAZEY, SAPPHO; SKINCARE: EVERY DAY MOISTURIZER, CLEARLIFE

EYES: GREEN BEAUTY BY: METALLIC CREAM EYESHADOW IN GOLD & BROWN, DA LISH; DOUBLE TAKE EYELINER, BROWN,  TARTE COSMETICS; LASHES: BLACK MASCARA, DA LISH COSMETICS; CHEEK; LIP TO CHEEK DUSTY ROSE, DA LISH COSMETICS; RADIANCE DROPS, TARTE COSMETICS; LIPS:  G04 LIPGLOSS, DA LISH COSMETICS; SKINCARE: EVERY DAY MOISTURIZER, CLEARLIFE