Five Eco-Friendly, Woman Owned Brands to Try This Earth Day
Every year on April 22nd people gather around the world to help show their support for environmental protection. This day is known as Earth Day, and those who truly have a passion for keeping our planet beautiful make a year round effort to lead sustainable lives. Whether it be through food, fashion, travel or business - they do their part to help make all of our lives more enriched. In celebration of Earth Day, here are five women owned brands that do their part in making our environments more sustainable.
- For the environmentalist who likes to show her sexy side -
Clare Bare is a sustainable lingerie brand based out of Los Angeles, CA. Named after it's founder, Clare Herron, each piece is handmade using eco-friendly, vintage, and salvaged fabrics and trim. All of the dyes used on each product is organic as well.
- For the environmentalist with a sweet tooth -
Giddy YoYo creates decadent chocolate treats. Their list of products includes: Chocolate bars, chocolate covered berries, cacao powder, and coffee beans. Based out of Ontario, Canada, Giddy YoYo sources it's food nourished by mineral-rich soil & fresh water. They also take pride in the fact that their goods are organic or wild harvested, and direct and fairly traded.
- For the environmentalist who likes a little luxury -
Created by Tova Langhans in Ontario, Canada, T. Langhans is an eco-luxury body care line complete with: bar soaps, body washes, hair conditioner and body scrubs - all made with her core ingredients: virgin coconut oil and pure essential oils. They even offer a quarterly subscription box where 9% of the proceeds go toward a charitable cause of your choice. Just looking at all of the creamy products on their online shop makes you want to put some T. Langhans all over your body and enjoy the decadence!
- For the environmentalist who cares about her vaginal health -
Sustain Natural was founded by Meika Hollender along with her father Jeffery to provide more vagina friendly tampons, condoms, body washes and lubricants by sourcing Fair Trade latex and organic cotton. Unlike most sexual health brands, Sustain Naturals products are free of harmful chemicals, animal by-products, and synthetic fragrances. Along with being great for the environment, Sustain Naturals gives 10% of their profits to help women in need access health services.
- For the environmentalist who likes to keep her beauty routine all natural -
Founded by Brooke Harvey-Taylor, Pacifica's line of products include: makeup, skincare, body care, hair care, perfumes and candles. Made in Portland, Or, all Pacifica products are gluten free, cruelty free, and 100% vegan.