Chances are you’ve heard the words “eco” and “zero-waste” thrown around quite a lot recently — we have too. Even though all the talk can be slightly overwhelming or intimidating at times, it’s actually not so scary at all. In fact, if you’re a self-proclaimed makeup hoarder like we are, being more conscious about your purchases or learning how to properly recycle your beauty products is a step in the right direction.
In short, the mission of environmentally friendly products is quite straightforward. It’s all about creating products that have both the customers and environment in mind when formulating new products. Eco-conscious brands also look for ingredients that are good in the long-term for the environment, instead of just in the present.
Ahead, we’ve rounded up five eco-friendly beauty products you need to keep on your radar.