Green Beauty Products Don't Have to Be Expensive—Here's Proof

There are a million reasons to switch to natural beauty products, just as there are a million reasons to eat organic. Locally sourced ingredients are better for the planet; vegan and cruelty-free options are better for the bunnies; and gentle, chemical-free (pronounceable) formulas are largely better for your skin. But again, like the difference in price between a loaf of Wonder Bread and a fresh-baked boule from the farmers market, natural beauty brands often kick your bank account where it hurts.

With many wonderful, natural brands, you’re paying for small-batch manufacturing and pure ingredients. But you’re also paying for luxe packaging and brand positioning. The latter isn’t exactly necessary. Proof: These 10 affordable natural beauty products that have all the organic and fair-trade ingredients, biodegradable packaging, and skin-loving formulas you want in natural products. Intrigued? Keep scrolling to discover the best natural skincare, makeup, and body products for $13 or less!

Want to see what happens to your skin when you switch to all-natural products? Read one editor’s fascinating experience.

This story was published at a prior date and has since been updated.