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The Green Gift Guide For Women

Updated on September 19, 2014

Gifts To Give An Eco-Friendly Woman

Environmental Gift Ideas
Environmental Gift Ideas

A List Of Environmentally Friendly Gift Ideas

Do you know a girl who really cares about the environment? Why not give her an environmentally friendly gift this year?! If you are struggling to get a gift for a woman who has a passion for environmental issues, or for a lady who is trying to live a healthy lifestyle, it might seem to be harder to purchase a gift for them. Fortunately if you know where to look there are tons of possible gifts available.What are green gifts? Green gifts are items that are environmentally friendly, and/or use sustainable materials. They are often better for the environment and for your health. They often use natural and organic materials: often times green gifts are gifts that enable you to make products at home at a fraction of the cost. They can even be re-purposed belongings, for example: an old ratty desk that you restored into an entertainment unit would be a great gift.People give green gifts for a variety of reasons: organic and natural products use less chemicals and they can be healthier for the people who use them. People who are aware of environmental issues are more likely to give green gifts to someone they care about. Additionally, those items have the potential to be less costly, more thoughtful, and they can also show your special someone that you are ready to move your life into the new millenium. If you know a woman who loves the environment, lives sustainably, or wants to reduce their carbon footprint, than the ideas on this list will help you find the perfect gift.

Natural Cosmetics and Beauty Products

Emani Minerals Organic Soy Mascara - 1094 Chocolate
Emani Minerals Organic Soy Mascara - 1094 Chocolate

Organic mascara is a natural alternative, it works just as well as regular mascara, and it's better for your eyes. This mascara is free from harmful ingredients like parabens.

 

Natural Cosmetics and Beauty Products

Organic cosmetics and beauty products are perfect for someone you care about. Most cosmetics and beauty supplies that are found in stores have tons of chemicals and harsh perfumes. Not only are they bad for the environment, they are also unhealthy for the person wearing them. Natural beauty products are a wonderful alternative, they are gentle on skin, they often don't have strong perfumes and they are often made from natural ingredients instead of synthetics.

Green Gifts: Natural Beauty and Cosmetics
Green Gifts: Natural Beauty and Cosmetics

Eco-Friendly Apparel

For someone who loves green living, eco-friendly apparel is the perfect gift. Women love getting comfortable gifts that are perfect for lounging. Did you know that bamboo is a natural fiber that is good for your skin? There are lots of different types of clothing made from bamboo: It's soft, comfortable and allows your skin to breathe naturally. It's a natural fiber that is good for the environment.

Saving The Environment Can Also Save You Money!

Here are some great books about sustainable living, and reducing your carbon footprint. These are great gifts for anyone who wants to save money on living expenses. If you or someone you know is interested in having a home that provides it's own energy or if you want to grow your own food, all of these books provide great information for beginners who don't know where to start. If it's done correctly you can save money and be healthy all at the same time.

Green Gifts: How-To Books
Green Gifts: How-To Books

Eco Friendly Bags and Luggage

Eco-Friendly bags are great for transporting all of your things. There are different types of eco-friendly bags: most are 100% recyclable and were made in ways that reduced pollutions. Eco-Friendly bags are great tote alternatives for reducing plastic bags and helping out the environment.

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    • Katie Hazel profile image
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      Katie Hazel 3 years ago

      @lesliesinclair: I hope it will help people go organic. It's so much healthier. Thanks for commenting :)

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      lesliesinclair 3 years ago

      Yes, these are all smart ideas and some of these gifts just might sway the recipient to explore the whole path of organic living.

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      Nithya Venkat aka Vellur 4 years ago from Dubai

      These are great gift ideas that help save the environment. Great lens.

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      Katie Hazel 4 years ago

      @PaigSr: @PaigSr I have bamboo clothing and it's some of my favorite: it's really comfortable!

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      PaigSr 4 years ago from State of Confussion

      The bamboo outfits are what I would be interested in. I actually have a bamboo shirt and the dress would be great for the wife to wear along with it. Sort of a his and her combo.