Want soft skin without all the harsh chemicals? Slather on these natural skin care products–recommended by Herb Companion editors–for a smoother feeling.
• One-Step Cleanser & Toner by Weleda, $19. This toner is free of preservatives and made with olive oil soap and witch hazel extract.
• Lemon Verbena Balancing Masque by Woodsprite Organic Body, $24. Best for oily skin, it also heals with chamomile, calendula and lavender.
• Neck & Shoulder Rub by Nature’s Inventory, $15.95. Ease tension with aromatherapy favorites ginger, eucalyptus and vetiver.
• Mango Ginger Whipped Body Butter by Aromafloria, $30. The mango rehydrates, ginger warms and aloe heals.
Reprinted with permission from EcoBeauty: Scrubs, Rubs, Masks, and Bath Bombs for You and Your Friends. © 2009 by Lauren Cox and Janice Cox. Published by Ten Speed Press, an imprint of the Crown Publishing Group, Berkeley, CA. Photo Credit: Angie Cao.
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