Naturals for Earth Day



Natural skin-care products from Decleor Paris are made with essential oils from Madagascar. The 85-percent natural Flower Nectar Hydra Floral Moisturizing Cream hydrates with aromatic mint, orange-blossom water, and wild pansy. Hydra Floral Anti-Pollution Moisturizing Gel Cream for the eyes is infused with extracts of ivy, cornflower, and sweet clover. Cream, $58, and eye gel, $43, at Nordstrom;,






Colorado-based Pangea Organics products contain no petroleum-based ingredients,
sulfates, detergents,
synthetic preservatives, or artificial colors/fragrances. Eye cream with Turkish rose and white tea, $55, and facial cream with French chamomile and orange blossom (in a recycled, seed-impregnated plantable box). $36, at Trade Secret, Whole Foods Market, Anthropologie stores, and Tulani Rose, Detroit; 313-832-2477.






Depth shave creams with aloe vera smell good — Bay Coconut, Sea Berry, Ocean Blossom, Mangrove Citrus — and just a thin layer is needed. And Depth’s Drench Hydrating Shampoo with marine botanicals imparts shine and softness without the heavy goo of many mane moisturizers. Shave cream, $6.99/tube, and shampoo, $9.99, at Whole Foods Market and







Eco-tools body scrub with exfoliating walnut shells is made from 98-percent natural ingredients including sunflower-seed oil, walnut-shell powder, and shea butter. One percent of sales go to environmental organizations. $5.99 at Rite-Aid stores.







Desert Essence Organics moisturizing hand washes contain organic oils and shea butter. The vegan, wheat- and gluten-free soaps come in four scents: coconut, grapefruit, lavender, and vanilla chai. Biodegradable and manufactured using wind power. $8.99 at Vitamin Shoppe, Whole Foods Market, Better Health locations, and







The vegan, paraben-free Industrial Strength Hand Healer from Jack Black soothes dry hands with nourishing rice-bran oil. $15/3-ounce tube at Saks Fifth Avenue, Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus, Sephora, and Von Maur,




Edit Module
Edit Module Edit ModuleShow Tags

Archive »Related Content

A-List: Red Alert

Add some fire to your fall wardrobe with brilliant cherry baubles, moody merlot mules, and more

Your Must-Have Packing List for End-of-Summer Travels

Make end-of-season wanderlust simple with these carry-on essentials

7 Local Brews That Look as Good as They Taste

Celebrate Michigan Craft Beer Month with these artfully designed brews

3 Tips for Prepping Your Patio This Summer

Interior designer Jimmy Angell offers expert pointers for the season

5 Tips for Crafting Floral Designs Like a Pro

Natalia Januszewski creates an arrangement that adds drama to even the most minimalist spaces
Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Most Popular

  1. An Animated Life
    As Rob Paulsen prepares to publish his memoir, the Hollywood veteran and voice behind some of the...
  2. An Hour With ... Teddy Dorsette III
    President, Detroit Black Deaf Advocates
  3. State of the Arts
  4. Gold Standard
    Tucked into an industrial strip in Ann Arbor, a new restaurant offers French fare
  5. A New Noodle Shop on the Block
    Midtown Detroit welcomes Urban Ramen
  6. Drink Beer, Do Good
    Local breweries and pubs jump on the charity bandwagon
  7. Recipe: Roast Boneless Pork Loin With Tart Cherry Chutney
    Executive chef at Ford’s Garage, Darin Thompson’s boneless pork loin marvel
  8. Business Class
    Trim suits, creative layers, and crisp white shirts - Fall's wardrobe essentials are fitting for...
  9. In Tune
    Influenced by its storied past, Willis Show Bar sets the tone for a nostalgic sound
  10. 13th Annual Best of Detroit Party
    On June 29, Hour Detroit brought the Best of Detroit issue to life at the 13th annual Best of...