You know the old saying you are what you eat. Well, it's especially true when it comes to lipstick. That's because it's pretty much a given that some of what you put on your lips is going to get into your mouth.
If you're concerned about potentially ingesting chemicals through your lipstick, we've got good news. There are plenty of clean lipsticks that use natural and vegan ingredients instead of synthetic ones.
Not sure where to start? Keep reading for our favorite clean lipsticks that deliver excellent color payoff.
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ILIA Color Block High Impact Lipstick in Tango, $28
This classic red looks good on all skin tones. The formula is chock-full of nourishing ingredients like apricot seed oil, castor seed oil and mango seed butter. So you never have to worry about your lips flaking.
Kosas Weightless Lipstick in Fringe, $28
There's no better shade for fall than this earthy brick red. This gluten-free lipstick formula applies smoothly and stays put. Nourishing ingredients like jojoba oil, rosehip seed oil and mango seed butter ensure comfortable wear.
Milk Makeup Lip Color in Hype, $24
You'll look on trend in this smoky mauve shade. The vegan formula is loaded with lip softeners like shea butter, coconut oil and mango seed butter for easy application. As well as a blurring powder that comes from bamboo for a soft-focus effect.
Bite Beauty Power Move Hydrating Soft Matte Lipstick in Praline, $28
Nude has never looked or felt so good. This honey hue glides easily with no tugging thanks to the cocoa butter in the formula. This vegan lipstick also contains tapioca pearls mixed with fatty wax acids, which create a velvety matte finish and allow for comfortable wear.