Healthy alternatives

Alima Pure – Natural definition Mascara

Beautycounter – Mascara

C’est Moi – Muse Mascara

Coastal Classic Creations – Mascara

Earth Lab – Mascara

Erth Minerals – Mascara

Honeybee Gardens – Truly Natural Mascara

Maia’s Mineral Galaxy – Natural Mascara

Mineral Fusion – Mascara

Pure Anada – Natural Mascara

Rejuva Minerals – Mascara

W3ll People – Mascara

Zao Organic Makeup – Volume Mascara

DIY

Making your own cosmetics in the comfort of your home has never been easier! Wellness Mama offers us a simple, natural and effective make-up recipe.

Here you will need 4 ingredients to make a healthy mascara.

  • 100% natural aloe gel
  • Active carbon or iron oxide
  • Bentonite clay
  • Essential oils


Ingredients to avoid

  • BHA: possible carcinogen, endocrine disrupter, possibly toxic to reproduction
  • Petroleum distillates (mineral oil): possible carcinogen depending on the degree of purification (possible contamination by butadien), allergen
  • Isododecane (for water-resistant mascara): volatile solvent
  • Parabens (methylparaben and butylparaben): endocrine disruptors
  • Phénoxyethanol: allergen, irritant
  • Synthetic plastics (Styrene PVP): toxic
  • Sodium polyacrylate: eye irritant
  • Propylene glycol: allergen, irritant
  • Triethanolamine (TEA): skin, eye and respiratory irritant, respiratory and skin sensitizer