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    19 Eco-Friendly Beauty Products That’ll Transform Your Beauty Routine

    Give your routine a makeover.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. These cloth nursing pads that actually make for great eye makeup-removing wipes.

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    These ones are machine washable, so you can easily clean them when you’re done removing your mascara and eyeliner. They can also be used to remove nail polish, if you don't mind staining them.

    Price: $15.99 for a pack of eight and a carrying pouch.

    2. These glass pump bottles that you can fill with shampoo, conditioner, body washes, soaps and lotions. This set even comes with a sprayer head, if you want to use one for toner.

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    I bring mine to my local refill station to be even more eco-friendly, but if you don't have one nearby, you can always purchase XXL bottles of your favourite products and pour them into these containers as needed.

    Price: $28.95 for four large bottles, two small bottles (all with lotion heads) plus one extra lotion pump and a sprayer top.

    3. A bottle of multipurpose soap that can take the place of everything from your body wash to your shampoo.

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    It comes in a ton of different sizes, but I recommend buying a larger bottle and funneling it into smaller jars and bottles to be as eco-friendly as possible.

    Price: $27 (available in eight different scents).

    4. A few sheets of beeswax food wrap that you can use to repackage partially-used products, like bars of soap, shampoo bars, and bath bombs.

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    If you want to keep your natural products fresher for longer, wrap them in this paper and then tuck them in your fridge until you're ready to use them (just remember to label them so you don't mistake them for your lunch).

    Price: $18.95 for three sheets.

    5. A reusable metal razor that you can use again and again, instead of having to toss it out after just a few uses.

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    This one comes with five backup blades for when it dulls or starts to get rusty.

    Price: $22.66 for the razor and five blades.

    6. A pair of exfoliating konjac facial sponges that will help brighten your complexion, improve your skin texture, and rid your face of impurities.

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    If you're lost, konjac is a plant, so these bad boys are 100% natural, vegan and biodegradable.

    Price: $13.99 for two sponges.

    7. A jar of of activated charcoal whitening powder that'll work wonders on your teeth and make your breath smell minty fresh.

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    It's natural, organic, and comes in a handy reusable glass jar.

    Price: $29.98.

    8. These patterned panty liners that will end your need for single-use pads and tampons.

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    These ones are made with a comfortable bamboo material and have wings and snap clips to keep them in place.

    Price: $25.99 for a pack of ten.

    9. Or a reusable menstrual cup, if you want to skip pads altogether.

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    This one can be worn for up to 12 hours, so it's less of a hassle than most period products. As an added bonus, a lot of people claim that using a menstrual cup can cut down your cramps, so it helps both you and the environment.

    Price: $18.50 (available in two sizes and two colours).

    10. A jar of organic coconut oil to replace your hydrating moisturizers, makeup removers, and hair masks.

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    You can also use it as lube ;)

    Price: $9.97+. It can also be purchased in multi-packs.

    11. A pack of bamboo baby washcloths that will instantly replace your single-use makeup wipes.

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    These are chemical-free and super soft so they shouldn’t irritate your face, even if you have sensitive skin.

    Price: $13.98 for a pack of six.

    12. A roll of silk floss made from natural mint and beeswax. Unlike normal floss, this one is completely biodegradable — even down to its plant-based packaging.

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    As an added bonus, the case is transparent, so you'll know when it's time to reorder.

    Price: $13.73.

    13. A multi-pack of beeswax lip balm that's made with 100% organic ingredients.

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    This pack includes grapefruit, acai berry, green tea and asian pear flavoured balms.

    Price: $13.99 for four (also comes in a vanilla and honey pack and an unflavoured pack).

    14. A jar of Canadian-made, natural deodorant that's free of aluminum, parabens, and other nasty chemicals.

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    The price may seem steep, but it should last you three to six months, and you can refill the jar with your own DIY concoctions once you’re done.

    Price: $24.99+ (available in 11 scents).

    15. A set of bamboo toothbrushes with biodegradable bristles and a handle made of environmentally-sustainable timber.

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    Even the packaging is recyclable, making it a true zero-waste product.

    Price: $6.98 for a set of 2.

    16. A face cleansing bar that's chemical-free and great for acne-prone skin.

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    You get one bar per package, but can cut it into smaller pieces to make it last longer.

    Price: $28.38.

    17. A bottle of apple cider vinegar that you can use to use as a clarifying rinse for your hair or as a facial toner.

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    Price: $5.39.

    Check out BuzzFeed's apple cider vinegar life hacks for even more inspo for this product.

    18. A set of cruelty-free makeup brushes that'll make applying everything from your foundation to your eyeshadow a breeze.

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    These ones are made with recycled materials and have handles crafted from renewable bamboo.

    Price: $22.02 for a set of five brushes and a makeup bag.

    19. A package of raw and unrefined shea butter that you can use to DIY your own body butters, lip balms, lotions and more.

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    It's packed with vitamins A and E, as well as antioxidants and fatty acids, making it great for moisturizing.

    Price: $18.95. There's also cocoa butter, jojoba butter, mango butter, and cocoa butter available.

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