22 Natural Beauty Gifts for the High-End Hippie
The idea that eco-friendly beauty is always more homespun than high end is something that's been outdated for awhile—but 2015 swiftly buried any lingering falsehoods as far as we're concerned. The market of luxe, green beauty really exploded this year, and there are now countless brands (and storefronts!) devoted to naturally formulated products that in many cases outperform their synthetic competitors—and they're better for you and the planet too.
On the other hand, while it's so good to know that these guilt-free formulas are finally getting the limelight they deserve, we'd be lying if we said that we don't love the fact that many of them are gorgeously packaged, to boot. And it's for this reason that they make wonderful, do-good holiday gifts—for anyone. (Not just your resident flower child.)
Keep reading for the ultimate in green eye candy!
CAP Beauty The Natural High Gift Set ($324)
Complete with goodies from May Lindstrom, Moon Juice, Kjaer Weiss, and more, this box features some of the best products the natural beauty world has to offer—lovingly curated by CAP Beauty founders (and all-around gurus) Kerrilynn Pamer and Cindy DiPrima.
Rahua Holiday Box ($80)
Thanks to all-natural formulas that do all the heavy lifting of chemical-laden products—with none of the build-up or damage—this trio from Rahua is the perfect way to detox your strands from the holiday party season. (Plus, we all but guarantee that you'll be addicted to the palo santo scent.)
S.W. Basics Full DIY Skincare Essentials Set ($117)
Your favorite DIY-er will have an array of top-notch botanical ingredients at her fingertips, all ready for mixing into her own custom skincare blends. (Adina Grigore's amazing book about detoxing your complexion from the inside out is just a bonus.)
Sjal Vibrational Beauty Set ($75)
Sjal takes an "East-meets-West" approach to skincare: That is, combining the best methodologies of alternative medicine with modern science. Case in point: This gift set, which consists of formulas infused with botanicals and crystals to balance, hydrate, and perfect your complexion.
Which of these Earth-friendly gifts are you loving? Tell us in the comments below