Small ways we can all help the planet are switching your daily beauty essentials to brands that come in reusable tins or glass or bamboo and are 100% biodegradable and are made from substances that don’t damage the environment.
E-tailer EarthBits is on a mission is to become a leading brand for plastic free every day’s essentials EarthBits aims to make sustainable living and eco-friendly products accessible to as many people as possible. The site stocks products with packaging that is completely plastic free and recyclable.
Collections include health and beauty, homewares, babies and mamas and travel items. Here are some key make up swaps that are super affordable and won’t harm the planet.
EarthBits – Mineral foundation –
100% VEGAN, HANDMADE AND ZERO WASTE: This great powder foundation is free from synthetic dyes and fragrances, fillers, bismuth oxychloride, nanoparticles and animal products. And is sent out in a fully reusable aluminium tin and refills are available in a compostable pouch.
EarthBits – Organic eyeliner
This organic eyeliners formulation is beneficial for thin and weakened eyelashes due to the repair and strengthening the power of silica. With ORGANIC ALOE VERA, ORGANIC BAMBOO hydrosol and ORGANIC SHEA BUTTER, this eyeliner is suitable even for the most fragile eyes. It is refillable as it comes in a durable bamboo case, once finished you can simply buy a refill to avoid waste! 100% natural and certified organic, 100% petrochemical and parabens-free, Cruelty-Free, Vegan and Gluten-Free Friendly.
EarthBits – Vegan Nail Varnish
Each nail polish is free from toxic ingredients and enriched in silica from bamboo oil, for a much more sustainable manicure. Their formula contains 76-80% of ingredients that come from natural products such as potatoes, manioc, corn and wheat to replace petrochemical solvents.
No testing on animals, neither on the finished product nor on ingredients, not animal products used to make these amazing nail polishes. And they are also palm-oil free!
Free from – toluene*, formaldehyde*, dibutyl phthalate*, formaldehyde resin, paraben, xylene*, camphor, rosin*, styrene and benzophenone.
EarthBits – Bamboo Mascara
Formulated without synthetic preservatives. It’s nourishing formula cares for your lashes with 100% natural ingredients whilst coating your lashes from root to tip with intense colour. All Mascaras come in a durable bamboo case, once finished you can simply buy a refill to avoid waste!
100% petrochemical and parabens-free, Cruelty-Free, Vegan and Gluten-Free Friendly
EarthBits – Cleansing water
This vegan makeup remover and natural cleansing water is a quick and easy way to cleanse your face of makeup and all other dirt and impurities after a long day. This Lime & Coconut Cleansing Water proves to be effective in removing dirt from your face while keeping it hydrated and younger-looking – all thanks to the antiseptic, antibacterial and toning properties of the essential oils it contains. Vegan and cruelty-free. Free from Parabens, SLS, silicones, Mineral oils or derivatives of petrochemicals, artificial fragrances, artificial colours
EarthBits – Reusable bamboo and cotton make up pads
Super soft bamboo and cotton pads. Bamboo fibre is so soft and dense. This combined with cotton, makes these pads perfect to absorb and apply foundation, eye shadow, toner and more.
These makeup pads have the great advantage of being able to reuse for a very long time, saving you money and stopping waste of resources and helping to save the planet.
EarthBits – Vegan lip balm
Lip Balm made from a blend of Grapefruit, Mango and Avocado oils and butters. Sustainably made from wonky/surplus fruit ingredients. Cruelty-free and Vegan Friendly. 100% Biodegradable and comes in a recycled and recyclable aluminium tube packaging.