What’s New? Hair & Natural Makeup 2014

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Courtesy of The Organic Face

Launches We Love!

As more and more makeup lines are launching with healthy ingredients and beautiful color palettes, there is simply no good reason not to choose natural makeup!

skincare14_whats new_01La Bella Figura More than Makeup

La Bella Figura is smart about skincare, and its new makeup line, with skincare properties, is thoughtful, as well. The Golden Corrective Highlighter is infused with vitamin C-rich kakadu plum, the lovely Hydrating Lip Colours are loaded with cupuacu butter, and the silky eyeshadows contain camellia seed oil.

Kari Gran Mineral Makeupskincare14_whats new_02

The Seattle-based boutique skincare company just launched a line of mineral makeup that is as simple and well-curated as its skincare. Just five products to start: mineral foundation, concealer, blush, setting powder and eyeshadow in classically elegant neutral shades. karigran.com

skincare14_whats new_03Acure Lip Lushes

We love Acure Organics’ skincare, which is why we were thrilled to see the launch of Lip Lushes, a line of five juicy glosses made with argan oil, and echinacea and edelweiss plant stem cells, to plump and protect your precious pout. Gluten-free, NSF-certified, and not sticky or slippery, thank goodness! acureorganics.com

skincare14_whats new_04NAIL IT If you’ve been looking for the perfect French red, stop now. Kiltlifter, by Scotch Naturals, will give your fingers and toes a pretty pop of Parisian chic. Free of nasty solvents, phthalates, gluten, fragrance and parabens. scotchnaturals.com

Happy Hair

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Briogeo Don’t Despair, Repair! Deep Conditioning Mask

Your dry, damaged, broken hair will drink up this deep conditioning hair mask and you will see results immediately. Nourishing rosehip, avocado and argan oils strengthen and condition lackluster locks; apply in the shower after a shampoo or to damp hair, leave on for 10 minutes, and rinse off. briogeohair.com

Super Natural Mascara

Some are brand new, some are not, but here’s what these all have in common: each one performs beautifully.

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RMS Beauty Defining Mascara With rich mineral pigments and certified organic oils, celebrity makeup artist Rose-Marie Swift’s silky new mascara is nothing short of a miracle. rmsbeauty.com

Kjaer Weis Mascara Lengthens, lifts and separates lashes. What more could you want? spiritbeautylounge.com

Christopher Drummond Beauty Lash of Luxury Seaweed proteins and algae extracts help keep lashes lush. christopherdrummond.com

W3LL People Expressionist Bio Extreme Mascara A special wand lengthens even the shortest thinnest lashes. w3llpeople.com

skincare14_whats new_07Spa Ritual Moisture Balm This little stick is the ultimate multipurpose product: Fair Trade-certified organic shea butter and cocoa seed butter hydrate and protect thirsty skin. Throw it in your bag and roll it on, on the go, to soothe lips, cuticles, dry patches anywhere on the face and body. sparitual.com

Choice Colors

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The Organic Face Quad Eyeshadow

The Eyeshadow Quad Collection offers four color options in a portable palette, so you will never run out of choices. With a rice-powder base, flower extracts and minerals, the shadows are soft and silky and will never streak. Play around, they can be used wet or dry as an eyeliner, too. Try: Shabby Chic, theorganicface.com


Bronze Beauty

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Dr. Hauschka Translucent Bronzing Tint

If you are a bit pasty, or just want to ramp up your natural glow, this Translucent Bronzing Tint will be your year-round go-to. It warms up the skin and blends beautifully. And, if you want a more subtle effect, mix a dab into your moisturizer or SPF. drhauschka.com