This season, looking gorgeous isn’t about covering up, but rather about revealing your most beautiful and authentic self. That means stocking up on the latest and loveliest natural beauty products for hair, skin, and overall wellbeing. To help you get started, here’s a list of some of the best products to transform your beauty regimen in 2017.
Active Calm Face Moisturizer from YUNI Beauty
Stocked with the best in organic ingredients, this essential moisturizer from YUNI Beauty is a natural fit for every skin type, including normal, oily, dry, and combination skin. It’s 100% vegan and free from parabens, sulfates, EDTA, and any synthetic colors or fragrances, so you can feel great about incorporating it into your daily skincare routine.
What we love: YUNI Beauty is known for its smart and sustainable practices, and this moisturizer includes some of our favorite botanical ingredients of the season with a non-toxic, fully biodegradable, compostable, and plant-based formula.
Facial Spray with Aloe from Mario Badescu
For ideal skin health, a high quality natural toner is essential. This much loved facial spray is infused with all natural herbs and rose water, with antioxidant rich gardenia extracts and skin softening thyme.
What we love: This facial spray is easy to take on the go, and is the perfect refresher to bring along to the gym or to the office. Because it’s infused with rosewater, its scent is naturally refreshing and pairs with everything.
Deep Pore Scrub Exfoliator from Burt’s Bees
The best exfoliators offer a truly deep clean without adding toxins to your skin’s delicate pH balance. Burt’s Bees has long been at the forefront of natural skincare at a terrific price point, and this much loved exfoliant is no exception.
What we love: Using soothing yet effective ingredients like peach stone and willow bark, this product helps keep pores clutter free, while restoring skin’s natural glow.
Ultra Moisture Coconut & Argan Oil Shampoo from Yes To Naturals
Finding an all natural shampoo that also gets the job done can be a challenge, but this luxe feeling shampoo offers effective natural cleansing at a very attractive price point. With ingredients like virgin coconut oil and argan oil, this shampoo keeps hair clean with a light, lovely, and lingering tropical scent.
What we love: This versatile shampoo is great for virtually all hair types, and is deeply moisturizing without the use of harmful parabens, sulfates, and other chemicals.
Henna Gold Highlighting Conditioner from Shikai
Keeping your hair color on point shouldn’t be at odds with living a healthy, natural lifestyle. Enter Shikai Henna Gold highlighting conditioner, a healthy alternative to other color rejuvenating brands. Whether you’re looking to bring out the natural beauty in your first grays or add texture and depth to your latest round of highlights, this essential conditioner is a great choice for all year round.
What we love: Shikai is a natural brand with a salon feel, and tends to play well with a range of hair types, from dry and damaged to curly and color treated. This product is also surprisingly well priced, making it an ideal choice for those looking to try something new with minimal risk.
Natural Grapefruit Body Butter from Deep Steep
The best body butters are somehow both light to the touch and deeply moisturizing, and this deliciously scented body butter offers the best of both worlds. Formulated with organic shea and cocoa butters, and topped off with refreshing grapefruit and bergamot notes, this must have body moisturizer is not only energizing and all natural, but perfect for on the go.
What we love: Non-toxic and phthalate free, this extra creamy body butter is perfect for dry skin, and is charmingly packaged to carry with you everywhere you go or for creative gift giving.
Gentle Exfoliating Face Wash from Ayr
To put your best face forward, it all starts with the perfect cleanser. There’s a lot to love about this must-have cleanser from Ayr Skin Care, including rejuvenating alpha hydroxys, coconut based cleansing agents, and soothing calendula and honeysuckle.
What we love: This cleanser is perfect for virtually every skin type, and is an excellent choice even for those with the most sensitive complexions. This must have product is gently exfoliating and incorporates natural anti-aging ingredients to help keep skin looking and feeling youthful and healthful all year round.
Damascus Rose Face Sunscreen from Badger
Finding a truly great sunscreen can be tricky, especially when it comes to facial products. While many face sunscreens are either too sticky, too oily, or too heavy to be comfortably worn (or effective), this one
offers a light and endlessly wearable formula, all while using only the highest quality natural ingredients to keep you looking and feeling fresh all year round.
What we love: All Badger sunscreens are non-GMO certified, and use subtle but pleasantly scented ingredients like lavender and chamomile. An all natural ingredient list includes a number of botanicals that not only protect your skin from the sun’s harsh rays, but also offer calming and soothing effects.
Shower Sheets from YUNI Beauty
Bringing it back to YUNI once again, this product is on the list because it’s a truly unique way to find refreshment on the go. Whether you go to the gym before work and can’t get to the shower or you’re planning a long camping trip out in nature, you can use these essential oil infused sheets to keep your skin bacteria free and completely refreshed.
What we love: These shower sheets are completely biodegradable and decompose naturally. They’re also large enough to rejuvenate your whole body, so you’re not relegated to using baby wipes at the gym or in the great outdoors.
Essential Oils from Mountain Rose Herbs
Looking beautiful is all about feeling beautiful, and essential oils are a terrific way to relax and unwind. Ward off stress and reinvigorate your senses with an organic selection of essential oils from Mountain Rose Herbs, featuring an array of scents from luscious chamomile and cinnamon leaf to black pepper and clary sage.
What we love: Essential oils pack a powerful punch, and these intoxicating fragrances offer a little something for everyone. Whether you’re looking for a favorite new scent to use with your infuser or a signature product to incorporate in your daily wellness regimen, these essential oils offer a healthy, naturally formulated solution at an irresistible price point.
Enjoy the Best Natural Products of the Season
There’s never been a better time to reveal your most natural and beautiful self. This season, ditch the toxins and enjoy the best that a health conscious beauty regimen has to offer. Explore these natural beauty favorites — and explore the best brands of 2017 to find more of your own top picks — and discover how easy and rewarding looking (and feeling) gorgeous can be.
Amanda Rodriguez is a freelance writer and beauty enthusiast based in Malibu, CA. She has made it her mission to find and review the best natural skincare products to help others discover the perfect lotion, cleanser, or toner for their routine. In her free time she loves shopping at boutique stores to discover new beauty brands.