If you can’t pronounce it – don’t use it. The ingredients on the packing that is.
Very simply put, this is the essence of the philosophy behind the booming business of all-natural beauty. The more learn, the more we care about what ingredients we allow on our inside and outside. These New York stores do the research for us…
This West Village shop is devoted to beauty from the inside and outside. It is stocked with superfood supplements and carefully selected skin and hair products. They offer all-natural facials and interesting events.
The store is mostly focused on indie brands and rumored to have a ‘cult following’ including Helena Christensen and Brooke Shields.
238 W 10th street, West Village
The new kid in the natural beauty town has a list of 23 products that are banned from any skin product they sell.
So, no phatlates, formaldehyde, parabens or animal products. Instead, a weide selection of clean (and sleek looking) organic or natural beauty brands.
9 Prince street, Nolita
Live live & Organic
Mostly focused on the internal factors; beauty foods and high-quality supplements. The shelves are filled all kinds of nut butters, natural salts and heath snacks, plus a few truly natural skin care lines.
Live live also offers nutritional consultations, detoxification and cleansing programs.
261 E 10th street, East Village
Insanely well curated natural beauty products – both local Brooklyn products and international best-sellers.
Skin care, hair care, fragrances and supplements.
315 Court Street, Brooklyn
Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics
The place to for cosmetics that are 100% vegan (and cruelty-free). An old-timer founded in 2004 that has become extremely popular with the beauty-conscious.
174 Ludlow Street, Lower East Side