Natural Mascara Roundup
Finding a natural mascara that you love and is affordable can be difficult at times. Here at The Healthy Honey’s we’ve reviewed 5 great mascara finds from Etsy. Maria Natie, Herbanluxe, Pure Anada, Willow Tree Minerals, and The Great Mother. Whether you are looking for a toxic free, cruelty free, or vegan mascara; you are sure to find one that fits your needs here. 🙂
MarieNatie Cosmetics was established to bring products that are natural and free of harsh-chemicals to modern-day women. MarieNatie Cosmetics is formulated WITHOUT: Parabens, Sulfates, Synthetic Fragrances, Synthetic Dyes, Petro-Chemicals, Phthalates.
Application: I loved how this mascara went on. It was easy to get out and I didn’t need to put too many coats on to achieve my desired look. It seemed to be a good consistency and was smooth and silky.
Volume/Lengthening: This mascara did a great job at both volume and length but I especially noticed how great it was at volume. My eyelashes look super full with it.
Definition: (how many lashes you can see): This mascara did a fabulous job at definition.
Durability: This mascara stayed on great. No flaking, smudging, and even held up with moisture.
Overall: I really liked this mascara. The bottle is attractive and the mascara seems really quality.
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Made in Canada, Pure Anada is a beautiful line of natural cosmetics created for all women! Our goal is to produce a healthier alternative to traditional cosmetics by eliminating unnecessary, harmful ingredients. We use certified organic oils and waxes which offer many benefits, along with purified mineral pigments to achieve brilliant colors and natural sun protection. Experiencing natural cosmetics shouldn’t be expensive and unattainable. With Pure Anada, you won’t have to sacrifice quality and beauty to use a healthy product. We believe in being kind to one another. Helping others see their natural beauty is our utmost reward.
Application: This mascara went on really great. It was easy to use and get the look I wanted.
Volume/Lengthening: This mascara does a great job at both of these. It really makes your eyes pop. I would say it is more lengthening that volumizing but really does both well.
Definition (how many lashes you can see): This mascara was exceptional at definition.
Durability: It takes a minute to dry but once it is dry it stays on great throughout the day. No trouble with smudging, flaking, or smearing.
Overall: I really liked this mascara a lot. Loved the shape and look of the bottle. This mascara looks and feels like normal mascara. It really brings the focus and attention to the eyes. Loved it.
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Motto: Quality and Affordability is my philosophy. You shouldn’t have to pay crazy high prices for quality. Each product is crafted, packaged and labeled by hand – no fancy machines. Much care is taken to ensure each product is of the highest quality.
HerbanLuxe products do not contain any animal by-products and we do not engage in animal testing – all products are human-tested by me and a small group of lucky people.
Application: This mascara was easy to apply. It was a good consistency.
Volume/Lengthening: This mascara was pretty even in both volume and length. It did a pretty good job at both.
Definition (how many lashes you can see): This mascara did a good job at definition.
Durability: This mascara had no problems with staying on during the day. It lasted well throughout the day without smudging or flaking, and is waterproof.
Overall: I liked this mascara. It is well priced and a quality mascara.
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Willow Tree Minerals
Willow Tree Minerals is a family owned and operated mineral makeup and pure & natural body care company. We are proud to provide products that are not only luxurious but affordable. Our products never contain preservatives, chemicals, dyes, synthetic fragrances, parabens, bismuth, micro minerals or other toxins. There are no hidden ingredients in our products, unlike other main stream companies. We carry only 100% natural products that are effective and actually good for you!
Application: Goes on pretty wet. Dries well, just give it a minute to dry before opening eyes too wide.
Volume/Lengthening: This mascara is pretty normal in this respect. I didn’t notice that it favored either more volume or more length. It seemed to do an average job at both volume and length.
Definition (how many lashes you can see): This mascara did a fabulous job at definition.
Durability: It dries well and stays on throughout the day. I had no problems with flaking or smudging. It is not waterproof and does run when wet.
Overall: Overall I liked this mascara. It is great for a more subdued look.
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The Great Mother Beauty
KIND BEAUTY & BODY PRODUCTS:
Stay Earth and Body Friendly, All products are Natural, Gluten-Free, Preservative-Free, & Vegan with Organic Herbs & Essential Oils. Pure Made for Sensitive Skin Types Cruelty Free Vegan Friendly . No Preservatives Raw-Cold Processed No Animal Testing No animal Fats or Products Used No Detergents No Sulfates (SLS) No Alcohol Biodegradable Paraben Free Gluten-Free.
These products are mostly raw and made on demand with dense nutrients. It’s the great Mother’s intention to use as much recycled material for packaging & shipping as possible.
Application: This mascara goes on more dry. I had to put on a couple of applications to really get it to where I wanted it.
Volume/Lengthening: This mascara doesn’t provide a huge amount of volume or length. If you are wanting really dark or pronounced eyes I would keep looking, but if you are wanting a more subtle or natural look this is a good choice.
Definition (how many lashes you can see): This mascara also was pretty good in lash definition.
Durability: It dries well and stays on throughout the day. I had no problems with flaking or smudging.
Overall: This mascara gives a more natural look along with its natural name. It doesn’t feel like you are wearing a bunch of gunk on your eyes and still gives you a little pop.
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