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Best Natural Makeup for Girls and Teens

Updated on February 1, 2015

Natural, Organic, Gluten-Free Makeup for Girls and Teens

Girls will be girls, and they all love makeup! If you are a mom, that means deciding when your little girl is ready for it. You may start with some lip gloss and glittery nail polish, but soon she will be clamoring for a case full of cosmetics. The Environmental Working Group (EWG) has found that the majority of beauty products - including those aimed towards girls and teens - contain chemicals such as phthalates, triclosan, parabens and musks which are harmful for the skin as well as overall health. What is a parent to do? Postpone the inevitable as long as you can, but once you are ready, steer them towards these responsible, toxin free options instead.

All Natural Organic Play Makeup for Girls - Toxin and Paraben Free Options for your little Princess or Rock Star

Luna Star makes great play makeup kits you can feel comfortable giving to your daughter
Luna Star makes great play makeup kits you can feel comfortable giving to your daughter

All Natural Makeup Kits from Luna Star

Playing Makeup is fun, and now it can be safe to. Try these play makeup kits from Luna Organics and feel good about what your daughter is putting on her face and nails. These products are free of synthetic dyes, fragrances, and ingredients that can irritate a child's delicate skin. They provide hours of fun AND peace of mind for mom.

Luna Star All Natural Play Makeup Kit - Super Star
Luna Star All Natural Play Makeup Kit - Super Star

The perfect kit for your sporty girl who is ready to start experimenting with makeup. Feel good about giving this all natural set with fun, kids friendly colors and non-toxic nail polish.

 

Luna Star All Natural Sparkle Fairy Play Makeup Kit

Does your little girl still love Disney Princesses and fairies? Try this Natural Sparkle Fairy play makeup kit. The colors go on as pastel shades appropriate for children's play, but they will love the thrill of having their own "real" makeup.


Click the above link to Amazon to shop all of the Luna Star All Natural makeup kits. There is one for every girl's personality!

Tarte - Chic, Safe Makeup for Teens

Formulated without parabens, phthalates and synthetic fragrances

The Tarte line of cosmetics was created to fill a void in the cosmetics market -- safe, paraben free, fragrance free cosmetics in chic color palettes in sleek, recyclable packaging. While not specifically targeted to teens, this is a line of cosmetics you won't mind sharing with your daughter, and she will love to borrow or receive as a gift this holiday season. Below are some items that would be a perfect introduction to safe cosmetics use.

Click the links below to shop Tarte's collection on Amazon for the best selection, lowest prices, and Free Shipping.

Tarte Best Sellers Collection


The perfect stocking stuffer - Tarte Best Sellers Collection is the perfect take-along for anyone going away.

Summer camp? Senior trip? - makes a perfect gift for the girl going places.


Tarte Bow and Go Set

Tarte Bow & Go 3-in-1 Gift Collection - Eye Palette, LipSurgence, SmolderEYES & Mascara
Tarte Bow & Go 3-in-1 Gift Collection - Eye Palette, LipSurgence, SmolderEYES & Mascara

A great collection with everything you need to look great, naturally!

 
Piggy Paint was created by a mom for little girls who love their mani-pedi!
Piggy Paint was created by a mom for little girls who love their mani-pedi!

Safer Nail Polish - All of the Fun, None of the Toxins

Girls love to play with nail polish, but many of those glittery kits you can buy at the dollar store or drug store contain chemicals you would NOT want your child playing with. Below are some safe options from Piggy Paint. Piggy Paint nail polishes are free of formaldehyde, toluene, phthalates, biphenyl A, ethyl acetate and acetone. Their selection of colors includes names like "Groovy Grape" and "Toe-Tally Fancy". Enjoy these shades knowing your daughter is getting all of the fun and none of the toxins of conventional nail polishes.

Piggy Paint Non-toxic Girls Nail Polish - Natural No Chemicals - Sometimes Sweet
Piggy Paint Non-toxic Girls Nail Polish - Natural No Chemicals - Sometimes Sweet

Did your 2-year old just ask for nailpolish? It WILL happen. When it does, reach for a safe nailpolish with no harmful chemicals like Piggy Paint.

 
Piggy Paint Non-toxic Girls Nail Polish Kit - The Tippy Toe Show (Pink, White, Remover)
Piggy Paint Non-toxic Girls Nail Polish Kit - The Tippy Toe Show (Pink, White, Remover)

Great for sleepovers or any beauty and spa playdate, you can feel safe when your daughter and her friends are playing with Piggy Paint.

 

How Young is Too Young For Makeup? - Do You Allow Your Teen or Tween to Wear Cosmetics?

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      SouthernStar LM 4 years ago

      I believe that at twelve year old girls should be allowed to wear make up. their aware of the world around them and there growing up . if your daughter loves makeup and your keeping her away from it she might just wear it behind your back. everything should come at the right time . I don't think at twelve they should be wearing bright colored eyeshadow and lipsticks . but perhaps mascara and a little bit of eyeliner should be enough . another thing is if your daughter has really bad acne scars you should allow her to wear something to cover it up even if you don't think make up is right at early teens . acne is hard and it affects many girls self esteem . but like I said everything has to come at a time and its totally up to the parent

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      I suggest you read the ingredient list for Tarte for teens. They might not include Parabens, but rest assure they have a host full of nasties and Synthetics- there are way better brands. In my own opinion, people really need to understand what these ingredients mean. I know we're all time poor, but we owe it to ourselves to become better informed, don't just believe what you are told. Companies get away with it, because they know that you don't know what the ingredient label actually means, because if you did you wouldn't be using half of them, and that includes the so called natural and organic brands. Don't be fooled, look for organic certification.

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      Good For You Girls has a wonderful line of all natural facial and body care for the beauty beginners. Truly safe, effective and age appropriate! www.goodforyougirls.com

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      Shay Marie 5 years ago from Southern California

      I don't have any kids, but if I did, I figure they'd find makeup with or without me. I'd probably start out with a tinted lip balm like the one Burts Bees makes. Maybe some clear mascara.

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      Tarte for teens, that's great, also 100% Pure is a good one, Good for you Girls skin care and Love and Toast body lotions. :)

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      makeupbrush 6 years ago

      Good thing my 9 year old daughter is not into makeup yet. Glad to know that there are more and more choices of safer makeup in the market. You brought up a great topic!

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      anonymous 6 years ago

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      zillermil 6 years ago

      My 9 year old wears makeup but ONLY during dance competitions, and only a little teeny tiny bit. I never wear makeup, why should she? I don't know how I'm going to teach her when it's time. Great lens, even though I don't want to think about this yet...

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