With the organic and green lifestyle that is now trending around the world, some of you might be wondering, are there organic and cruelty-free Japanese beauty products out there?
The answer is a resounding yes! In fact, Japan is one of the leading growing organic markets across Asia!
With its growing popularity comes a growing demand, and the Japanese beauty market is working hard to research new and results-driven natural ingredients to use in their products.
Let’s have a look at some of the best Japanese organic and cruelty-free products in the market right now.
1. THREE Balancing Cleansing Oil
If you’re looking for a product that doesn’t contain any harmful ingredients and yet has powerful cleansing action, this is the one.
This foaming cleansing wash is formulated with 88% naturally derived ingredients including jojoba seed oil, beeswax and olive fruit oil. It helps to thoroughly cleanse and remove stubborn waterproof make up and excess sebum on the skin.
By eliminating dullness, it will leave your skin feeling clean and smooth and look radiant.
If you are looking for more cleansing oils made in Japan, you can also read our selection of the 10 best Japanese cleansing oils!
2. Naturaglace Colour Control Base Makeup Foundation
If you’re a bit of a make-up fiend, then understanding that colour control underneath your make up is often much more important than people think. Using a colour control base helps to even out your skin colour and brighten it up so that once your make up is applied, it looks as beautiful as it can be.
The Naturaglace Color Control Base Makeup Foundation is a popular organic colour corrector that contains only natural ingredients. The plant oil ingredients moisturize the skin, and when applied, feels super lightweight and is quickly absorbent.
3. Naturaglace Moist BB Cream
A perfectly tinted, hydrating BB Cream is a girl’s best friend, and the Naturaglace might just fill those shoes.
This tinted BB cream gives a smooth, silky look on any skin with full coverage. It comes out of the tube super lightweight and simply glides onto the face.
It is suitable for sensitive skin as it uses gentle plant-based ingredients.
4. Shiro Fragrance Savon Body Milk
This lovely body lotion by Shiro is loved for its plethora of natural ingredients that leave the skin feeling soft and supple.
It boasts gentle ingredients such as aloe vera leaf extract, olive leaf extract, olive branch extract, and shea fat oil. These ingredients help to moisturize the skin and keep it hydrated throughout the day.
5. Shiro Fragrance Savon Hand Serum Cream
This lightweight hand serum will moisturize your hands and leave them feeling nourished and soft.
It contains aloe vera leaf extract, sake lees and shea butter, which lends it a refreshing clean soap fragrance that is adored by its users.
If you want to discover more similar products, feel free to check out list of the 10 best Japanese serums.
6. THREE Balancing Foam R
THREE is a brand known for their gentle organic beauty products and their Balancing Foam R is a much-loved cleanser that’s suitable for most skin types.
It is a cleanser that boasts being made from 98% naturally derived ingredients including essential oils and botanical oils.
When lathering it onto your skin, it creates a thick consistency that gently but firmly removes impurities. It helps to nourish and moisturize the skin, leaving it feeling clean and balanced.
7. Shiro Tamanu Cleansing Balm
Cleansing balms are all the rage in Asia, and luckily for those who are looking to switch to only organic products, Shiro has its own hydrating cleansing balm which is gentle on the skin but strong on the impurities.
This cleansing balm is infused with tamanu oil and tamanu extract to soothe and balance the skin’s natural oils.
Remove some from the container with your fingertips and gently rub it onto your face. It will quickly become a solid balm that dissolves makeup, impurities, and sunscreen.
8. MiMC Moisture Milk
MiMC is one of the most popular clean cosmetics brands in Japan and its moisture milk is a much-loved item across its line of clean products.
It is made from silk powder, contains up to 18 different kinds of amino acids, and acts as a setting powder once you’re finished with your makeup.
It’s a powder-style moisture milk that will help rejuvenate your skin and keep it looking fresh and smooth for the entire day.
9. Naturaglace Skin Balancing Base
If you’re looking for a solid natural makeup base, this Skin Balancing Base is a fantastic option. Produced by Naturaglace, it contains chamomile flower oil, soybean seed extract, and lavender oil and is rich in isoflavone and amino acids.
When applied to the skin, it immediately adjusts to the skin texture and moisturizes any dry spots to prevent flakiness. It provides a solid, controlled skin base so that when makeup is applied, it goes on smoothly and prevents make up from collapsing.
Bonus points for also being SPF31!
10. Naturaglace Loose Powder
If you’re looking for a gentle yet powerful (powderful?) finish your makeup, give the Naturaglace Loose Powder a go!
This shimmery powder provides an airy translucent finish to your make up. It’s super lightweight, almost airy, and disappears once applied. Once applied, you won’t experience any makeup collapse or shininess, even around the notorious T-zone.
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Its hero ingredients include rice brand, which is known to effectively absorb excess sebum, and aloe vera, which is known to lock moisture into the skin.
Living an organic and natural lifestyle can be a bit difficult, but it doesn’t have to be, especially when brands like Naturaglace and Shiro are taking the J-beauty world by storm with their innovative use of natural ingredients.
If you’re looking to add more organic products into your life, why don’t you start here?