Makeup

AU NATURALE COSMETICS REVIEW

I’ve always been a makeup junkie! Since going green even more such. For some reason I imagined my self going au naturale for lack of options. Ha! The best makeup I have ever used has been the organic stuff I discovered on this crazy green journey of mine. I love me a bright pink lip and I have been searching for the perfect bronzer and highlighter to use over my makeup for a no fuss contouring look. And I am so happy to report I have found all THREE from ONE company.

ABOUT AU NATURALE COSMETICS

Au Naturale Cosmetics founder Ashley Prange began her makeup range out of a need for a modern, organic, and principled makeup line in a cosmetics industry dominated by toxic ingredients and compromised ethics.  Ashley believes that no woman should have to sacrifice her health and values for beauty. Au Naturale connects professional artistry with environmental stewardship and social responsibility to offer all women an innovative makeup line rich in color, purity, and texture.  Au Naturale is an opportunity for women to guiltlessly indulge in an adventure with color, and make a beautiful statement to the world.  Her ultimate goal is to help our customers wear makeup that embodies their values and promotes their health – allowing all to live the life to which they aspire.

Ashley formulated to create professional grade cosmetics that are elegant and clean. She personally produces each product, and oversees production in Green Bay, WI, USA.

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ORGANIC CREME BRONZER

Ah the many amazing things I can say about this bronzer! This is the first stick bronzer that was soft and creamy enough to be applied over my foundation without pulling it up! Double yes it is luminous so it just takes a few brush strokes, or slight smudging with your fingertips to blend. No pro’s needed with this to use it as a quick easy contouring stick on your forehead, jawbone, and under neath your cheekbones.

Ingredients: Organic Limnanthes Alba (Meadowfoam) Seed Oil, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride (Fractionated Coconut Oil), Organic Castor Oil, Mica, Wildcrafted Euphorbia Cerifera (Candelilla) Wax, Organic Simmondsia Chinsis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Castor Wax, Tapioca Starch, Ultramarines, Iron Oxides, Kaolin.

ORGANIC CREME HIGHLIGHER

This highlighter was recently featured in my fellow green beauty, Amanda’s, December organic bunny box! If you aren’t already signed up, you need to be! It is really testament in its own to be included in one of her amazing bunny boxes. Since discovering the huge difference a few swipes of a highlighter can make I have been obsessed. These creme can also be applied over my foundation flawlessly. I make an upside down triangle on my forehead, under each eye, one line down the center of my nose, a little on the crest of my upper lip and on my chin. Try it and trust me you with thank me later. Especially if you are taking photos!

Ingredients: Organic Limnanthes Alba (Meadowfoam) Seed Oil, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride (Fractionated Coconut Oil), Organic Castor Oil, Mica, Wildcrafted Euphorbia Cerifera (Candelilla) Wax, Organic Simmondsia Chinsis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Castor Wax, Tapioca Starch, Iron Oxides, Kaolin.

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LIPSTICK IN SANGRIA

This sangria lip color was so vibrant I couldn’t imagine it would look prettier on than it did in the sample pot. Oh but it did it was even more magical on my lips. Can I have a never ending supply, pretty please? It is a gorgeous pink with hints of purple and lots of shimmer. This is the perfect year round lipstick. If I had to only have one on me at all times this would honestly be it. No lip liner needed.

Ingredients: Ricinus Communis (Castor) Seed Oil, Macadamia Ternifolia (Macadamia) Seed Oil, Euphorbia Cerifera (Candelilla) Wax,  Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter) Fruit, Camelina Sativa (Camelina) Seed Oil, Organic Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran Oil, Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil, Limnanthes Alba (Meadowfoam) Seed Oil, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed wax, Rubus Idaeus (Red Raspberry) Seed Oil, Copernicia Cerifera (Carnauba) Wax, Mica, Iron Oxide, Titanium Dioxide

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I can’t wait to see what other Au Naturale products I fall in love with next!

 

 

 

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