Perfect your pout and treat your lips with this selection of eco-friendly products
With a swish of sumptuous colour – whether it’s a striking classic red or a nude ‘my lips but better’ shade – lipstick is the finishing touch to your make-up look. We’re all on the look out for the perfect shade and a product that looks good all day, doesn’t dry out our pout and leaves our lips feeling soft and smooth. Add organic to the mix, and it may seem like a minefield when trying to find a lipstick you love that aligns with your eco-friendly values. To make it easier, we’ve put together our pick of the organic lipsticks we think you should add to
your make-up bag. Odylique Organic Mineral Lipstick
A blend of Fairtrade shea butter and organic jojoba oil creates an ultra-nourishing and moisturising lipstick that’s packed full of vitamins. With an array of gorgeous long-lasting shades, from a rosy pink to a daring red, these lipsticks can be applied for any occasion.
Odylique Organic Mineral Lipstick, £18 NATorigin lipstick
Keep lips soft all day with this intensely hydrating lipstick. A super-moisturising blend of waxes, including carnauba and beeswax, and oils from marula seed to sunflower, protects your lips while orchid extract creates a smooth and easy-to-apply texture. Perfect for applying colour on-the-go.
NATorigin lipstick, £17.75 Dr Hauschka lipstick
A rich combination of almond oil, jojoba, beeswax, anthyllis, rosehip, candelilla wax, rose, apricot oil and carnauba wax protects and cares for your lips all day. Available in eight gorgeous shades, these deluxe lipsticks leave your lips feeling conditioned.
Dr Hauschka lipstick, £20.50 Green People Instant Definition Lip Crayon
Create definition on your pout with this lip crayon from Green People. The delicate mineral shades allow you to build up colour to match your look, while baobab and shea butter add a creamy texture to your lips. The smudge-free application is a bonus if you’re in a hurry, too.
Green People Instant Definition Lip Crayon, £13 Inika Vegan lipstick
Hydrating and long-lasting, plus vegan and cruelty-free, this Inika lipstick ticks all the boxes. Luxurious argan and avocado oils ensure that application is smooth and that your chosen hue stays put all day. With eight shades on offer, from deep vibrant pinks to subtle nude shades, they’re the ideal addition to your make up bag.
Inika Vegan lipstick, £18 Neal’s Yard lipstick
Want a lipstick that cares for your lips and adds striking colour? Neal’s Yard’s lipsticks, with argan oil, antioxidant white tea and pomegranate oil, promise to moisturise, nourish and protect your pout throughout the day. Their signature sweet orange oil is a treat for your lips (and tastebuds!) too.
Neal’s Yard lipstick, £15 Benecos Natural lipstick
With its creamy texture and mix of jojoba and sunflower oil, these natural lipsticks from benecos effortlessly apply a slick of colour. Offering day-long hydration and a moisturising formula, you can wear colour whilst caring for your lips.
Benecos Natural lipstick, £6.95