Forget hemp packaging and patchouli. As Vanessa Lawrence discovers, the latest eco-minded indie-beauty COMPANIES are as luxurious as their big-industry counterparts.
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Key ingredients: The products are known for what they don’t contain: formaldehyde, toluene, DBP, formaldehyde resin, and camphor.
Recent developments: A nail- care collection, including acetone- and acetate-free soy-based color-removal pads, and an ongoing collaboration with green celebrity manicurist Jenna Hipp.
Where to buy: Tenoverten (tenoverten.com); Reformation (thereformation.com)