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3 B Corp Certified Makeup Brands

3 B Corp Certified Makeup Brands

So many of my readers are searching for B Corp certified makeup, so I had to write a post on it! There are only a HANDFUL of B Corp certified companies that sell makeup. I was shocked at how little options there are!

I’ve listed 3 brands below:

1. Beauty Counter

  • Leaping Bunny certified cruelty-free

  • Learn more about their transparency & ingredients here

  • Their Never List™ is made up of approximately 1,500 harmful or questionable ingredients they prohibit from their product formulations!

  • Their makeup powders do contain talc (read more here)

  • Non-profit partners: Breast Cancer Prevention Partners (BCPP), Healthy Child Healthy World & EWG (Environmental Working Group)

EP’s Picks:

Dew Skin Moisturizing Coverage

Ingredients: zinc oxide, water, caprylic/capric triglyceride, coco-caprylate, trimethylsiloxysilicate, isopropyl palmitate, dimethicone/vinyl dimethicone crosspolymer, polyglyceryl-4 diisostearate/polyhydroxystearate/sebacate, octyldodecyl oleate, ethylhexyl palmitate, isopropyl myristate, dimethicone, magnesium sulfate, beeswax, gluconolactone, sodium hyaluronate, lecithin, black currant seed oil, rosemary leaf extract, goldenrod extract, polyhydroxystearic acid, polyglyceryl-3 polyricinoleate, isostearic acid, glycerin, propanediol, sodium benzoate, isoeicosane, hydrogenated castor oil, tetrahexyldecyl ascorbate, octyldodecanol, octyldodecyl stearoyl stearate, alcohol, mountain peony root extract, sweet almond oil, bergamot fruit oil, orange peel oil, rose flower oil, clary oil, orange flower oil, vanilla fruit , calcium gluconate, sodium chloride, mica, iron oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499), & titanium dioxide (CI 77891)

Brilliant Brow Gel

This comes in 5 different shades including clear!

Ingredients: water, coconut alkanes, silica, polyglyceryl-3 polyricinoleate, arnauba wax*, brassica campestris/aleurites fordi oil copolymer, sorbitan olivate, glycerin*, cocoa seed butter*, magnesium myristate, leuconostoc/radish root ferment filtrate, sunflower seed wax, shea butter*, octyldodecyl oleate, potassium cetyl phosphate, sodium chloride, aloe barbadensis leaf juice*, grape seed oil*, jojoba seed oil*, coconut oil*, coco-caprylate/caprate, sodium levulinate, tocopherol, sodium phytate, soybean oil, potassium sorbate, titanium dioxide (CI 77891), & iron oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499)


Touchup Skin Concealer Pen

Ingredients: water, caprylic/capric triglyceride, dimethicone, coco-caprylate, trimethylsiloxysilicate, diisostearoyl polyglyceryl-3 dimer dilinoleate, ethylhexyl palmitate, polymethylsilsesquioxane, glycerin, oleyl oleate, gluconolactone, magnesium sulfate, sodium chloride, sodium benzoate, dimethicone/vinyl dimethicone crosspolymer, tocopheryl acetate, beeswax, hydrogenated castor oil, lecithin, knotweed extract, titanium dioxide (CI 77891), & iron oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499)

2. Alima Pure

  • Cruelty-free

  • B Corp

  • Carbon Neutral

  • 1% for the Planet member

Read about their minimal ingredients for maximum impact here

Find your foundation match here

You can also purchase samples here

EP’s Picks:

Pressed Foundation

They sell refillable compacts with magnetic pans which can easily be swapped out for a new pan when your product runs out.

Ingredients: mica, rice powder, zinc stearate, squalane, tocopherol, benzyl alcohol, parfum*, sunflower seed oil, dehydroacetic acid, argan kernel oil, shea butter, evening primrose oil, rosehip seed oil, aloe leaf extract, calendula flower extract, grape leaf extract, lavender oil, orange peel oil, dextrin, aqua, maltodextrin, citric acid, chamomile flower extract, limonene, linalool [+/- ci 77891 (titanium dioxide), ci77491 (iron oxide-red), ci 77492 (iron oxide-yellow), ci 77499 (iron oxide-black)]. *made from a proprietary blend of all-natural essential oils.

Luminous Shimmer Blush

Ingredients: mica (ci 77019) [+/- iron oxides (ci 77491, ci 77492, ci 77499), titanium dioxide (ci 77891)]

Pressed Eyeshadow

Ingredients: Mica, Rice Powder, Squalane, Magnesium Stearate, Tocopherol, Benzyl Alcohol, Parfum*, Avocado Oil, Jojoba Seed Oil, Dehydroacetic Acid [+/- CI 77891 (Titanium Dioxide), CI 77491 (Iron Oxide-Red), CI 77492 (Iron Oxide-Yellow), CI 77499 (Iron Oxide-Black), CI 77007 (Ultramarines), CI 77288 (Chromium Oxide), CI 77742 (Manganese Violet)] *Made from a proprietary blend of all-natural essential oils.

3. Dr. Hauschka

  • PETA certified cruelty-free

  • Read about their ingredients here

EP’s Picks:

Liquid Lip Color

Ingredients: castor seed oil, lanolin, apricot kernel oil, anthyllis vulneraria extract, cetyl alcohol, hydrogenated castor oil, mica, candelilla wax, mango seed butter, fragrance (parfum)*, linalool*, benzyl benzoate*, farnesol*, limonene*, geraniol*, eugenol*, benzyl salicylate*, benzyl alcohol*, citronellol*, sweet almond oil, beeswax, hippophae rhamnoides fruit oil, maltodextrin, silica, lecithin, carmine (CI 75470), iron oxides (CI 77492), & titanium dioxide (CI 77891).

*component of natural essential oils

Lip Liner

Ingredients: mica, hydrogenated jojoba oil, jojoba seed oil, caprylic/capric triglyceride, hydrogenated vegetable oil, shea butter, canola oil, sclerocarya birrea seed oil, candelilla wax, diatomaceous earth (solum diatomeae), glyceryl caprylate, anthyllis vulneraria extract, witch hazel bark/leaf extract, camellia sinensis leaf extract, rosa damascena flower wax, carnauba wax, beeswax, sunflower seed oil, fragrance (parfum)*, citronellol*, geraniol*, linalool*, eugenol*, maltodextrin, tocopherol, ascorbyl palmitate, carmine (CI 75470), iron oxides (CI 77492), & titanium dioxide (CI 77891).

Translucent Bronzing Tint

Ingredients: water, olive fruit oil, alcohol, anthyllis vulneraria extract, witch hazel bark/leaf extract, lysolecithin, beeswax, fragrance (parfum)*, citral*, linalool*, farnesol*, benzyl benzoate*, limonene*, citronellol*, geraniol*, benzyl salicylate*, coumarin*, eugenol*, cetearyl alcohol, algin, silica, peanut oil, chlorophyllin-copper complex (CI 75810), & iron oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499)

*component of natural essential oils

+ read about B Corp brands you need to know

+ 4 vegan beauty brands

What B Corp products do you use? Which product would you like to try?

Post a comment or question below and don’t hesitate to share this post and help create a cycle of B Corp makeup 😘

& remember to allow your authentic self to empower the women around you

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