EARTH DAY: Green Skincare Routine

As earth day is around the corner, we are sharing our skin care routine that features carefully-chosen brands and products that is relevant making the world (and the earth) as clean as green as possible! 
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10 Things to Do to Celebrate Earth Day | Teen Vogue
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As the pandemic unfolded before our eyes and affected everyone's perspective, we have realized what's really important-- nature and its ability to transform our lives in a split second. At the very least, we should show appreciation for Mother Earth this Earth day. 
All the products we've chosen are either clean (free-from toxic and harmful ingredients), sustainable (recyclable packaging), vegan (plant-based), cruelty-free or a combination of the aforementioned elements. 
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1. E.L.F. HOLY HYDRATION! MAKEUP MELTING CLEANSING BALM
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This makeup cleansing balm is from E.L.F. They are known to be vegan and cruelty-free (leaping bunny certified). However, this cleansing balm melts makeup and sunscreen instantly. The formula of cleansing balms attract oil-based impurities that does not make your skin feel tight and dry after rinsing. We love it too because it has peptides, ceramides and hyaluronic acid! 
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2. fresh Soy Face Wash

fresh - Soy Makeup Removing Face Wash 6.7 oz/ 200 mL Clean at Sephora
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We all tend to look for the same characteristic in a face wash-- gentle but effective in cleansing. This fresh Soy Face Wash does exactly that! It is gentle but removes all dirt. We love using this as a second cleanse next to an oil-based cleanser! Did we mention that they are clean, vegan, cruelty-free and has recyclable packaging? 
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3. Biossance Squalane + BHA Pore-Minimizing Toner
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Biossance - Squalane + BHA Pore-Minimizing Toner 4.0 oz/ 120 mL Clean at Sephora
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A skincare ingredient gaining attention nowadays is Squalane. It is a plant-derived extract that boosts and locks in moisture. This specific toner promises minimized pores with consistent use. Biossance as a brand is clean, vegan, cruelty-free and sustainable. Happy skin, happy earth! 
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4. VELY VELY Artemisia Balance Essence 
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Essences have emerged thanks to rituals from the K-beauty industry. This particular one, however, stands out for it is made from 100% pure Artemisia extract. The brand's patented method on Artemisia indicated promising results. Artemisia is known to sooth red and irritated skin. Maskne? This essence has got your back! The pureness of this product says it all-- nature-oriented and earth-friendly!
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5. Tata Harper Resurfacing AHA + BHA Serum
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Tata Harper - Resurfacing AHA + BHA Serum 1 oz/30 mL Clean at Sephora Clean at Sephora
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There is no doubt that AHA and BHA is a widely sought out ingredient in this modern skincare era. These acids exfoliate and brighten without scratching the top layer of your skin which is usually the issue with physical scrubs. Tata Harper's Resurfacing serum addresses dullness, oiliness and uneven texture. This sleek and green packaging translates what the brand stands for-- clean, vegan, cruelty-free and sustainable.
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6.  T'else Kombucha Teatox Cream
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T'else is a brand that is cruelty-free, vegan, sustainable (outer packaging is from recycled green tea paper, glass container is made from recyclable glass, and printing is from soy ink). This moisturizer is made from 60% Kombucha extract giving the skin smooth and fresh. With continuous use, you will see improvement in skin elasticity. It also has triple hyaluronic acid complex that helps attract the moisture to the skin. 
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7. She's Lab Nourishing Baobab Vegan Mask
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She's Lab The Natural Vegan Mask Sunflower | B.MINE
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The name of this sheet mask says it all. It is vegan-certified and adheres to the dryness of the skin. It moisturizes and nourishes the skin giving you that spa-like treatment. 
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What about you? Are you into earth-friendly brands and products? Share your thoughts with us in the comment section below! 

 

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