9 Must-Have Organic Beauty Brands
Organic skincare is a huge player in the beauty marketplace, with emphasis on plant based and low-tox formulations.
We love these 10 Australian brands all rich in vital skin nutrients and antioxidants from natural sources which work wonders for your skin. They help to repair and nourish the skin rather than stripping away its natural balance like mainstream brands who use synthetics and chemical based ingredients. The result is clean, silky, and most importantly, healthy skin and no nasty chemicals that may cause havoc to your health.
1. KORA Organics by Miranda Kerr
KORA, Miranda’s range of certified organic face and body products, are composed of a variety of natural ingredients, including the noni fruit. The products nourish, replenish and hydrate the skin through its organic properties, leaving your skin refreshed and revitalised.
2. The Beauty Chef
Established by Naturalist, Carla Oates, TBC is an organic wellness and beauty brand. Carla’s range of inner-beauty powders balances your digestive health, whilst the topical skincare range balances and hydrates the skin, as well as boosts collagen by increasing cellular production and repair.
3. GAIA Skin + Body
If you have sensitive skin, GAIA is calling your name! All products are made with natural, organic oils and extracts which cleanse, moisturise and soothe sensitive skin. The products also target dryness, fine lines and texture. The best part…GAIA’s fragrances are blended using pure essential oils.
Thank you, Kirsten Carriol, for going back to basics. Kirsten created a range of lip and body products derived from lanolin (wool wax or wool grease). Lanolips is an honest, natural and basic product Australians love!
Iconic Jurlique is arguably the biggest natural skincare brand in Australia. The brand utilises a ‘biointrinsic extraction process’ and bio-dynamic farming methods in order to generate the most effective ingredients.
Zoe Foster Blake established Go-To as a line of skincare essentials which are all-natural and free of allergens, whilst remaining perfectly effective. Go-To has shown results which prove its effectiveness in the treatment of rosacea and other allergies.
7. The Jojoba Company
Historically known for its skin healing qualities and anti-oxidant properties, The Jojoba Company is your hydration saviour. As it is a wax and not an oil, it mimics the skin’s natural sebum making it the most effective form of hydration for your face and body.
This small-batch oriented brand produces only 50-200 units at a time with the most natural and carefully curated ingredients. Sodashi is labelled as exclusive, stocked in luxurious locations such as Four Seasons Hotels globally.
RosehipPLUS is an Australian range with all the products containing pure organic rosehip oil which offers amazing hydration for the skin and is packed full of naturally occurring bioflavonoids and essential fatty acids. It helps to reduce free radical damage in the skin and reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. This range is also very affordable, found at Chemist Warehouse, and free of parabens, sulphates, artificial colours, petro chemicals, synthetic preservatives and fragrances.