Herbal cosmetics are considered to be safer and better for the skin because they are not laden with too many chemicals and are made from natural ingredients. From plant extracts to herbs and oils, these cosmetics rely on the benefits of nature’s bounty than those of chemicals formulated in a lab. If you are a fan of natural remedies but do not have the time to whip up packs at home, you can rely on these brands that offer such products in a tube or bottle apart from makeup and other beauty products. Here are the brands you can check out. Also Read - Want Shiny Hair And Reduced Appearance of wrinkles? Murumuru Butter is What You Should Have as Your Beauty Arsenal
A home grown brand that has become quite popular now thanks to all the advertisements we see is Patanjali. Since the owner of this brand is a preacher of all things natural and desi, you can be sure that there aren’t any chemicals in this one. From herbal shampoos to face creams and body lotions, Patanjali has diversified into an entire beauty range and the best thing is, everything is very affordable which makes it a favorite of many. (ALSO SEE Eco-friendly cosmetic brands in India) Also Read - Coronavirus Outbreak: Here is How to Lock The Moisture in After Washing Hands
Himalaya is also an affordable herbal brand for skin and hair care products. Though it has a more elaborate profile including medication and other products, you can find its personal care range in stores easily. The pricing isn’t too high and the products are also good. From anti-ageing creams to men’s range and lip care, etc. Himalaya has a wide variety of options to offer. Also Read - Quarantine Beauty Ritual: Here is How to Get Flawless Skin Like Malaika Arora
Lotus Herbals was mostly about creams and lotions but slowly it forayed into cosmetics as well offering lipsticks, kajals, nail paints and more. The brand is not too steep on the pocket and many of their products especially in the beauty range have good reviews going for them. Their makeup range is good but for those looking for a long-lasting effect may be a tad disappointed. (ALSO SEE Amazing sheet masks to try for glowing skin)
This brand is only 12 years old in the beauty industry but its products have an international appeal and the fact that it is all herbal makes it all the more viable. The products are also affordable and that makes them more popular. The range is named based on the main ingredient in it like avocado, tea tree oil, papaya, grape, etc. You will find Jovees in popular chain stores.
Fabindia is an Indian brand and started with a clothing line but have ventured into other dimensions as well including herbal cosmetics. They have a range of skin and hair care products like creams, soaps, face washes, shampoos, conditioners, etc. The range isn’t too pricey like brands like Forest Essentials or The Body Shop so it is easy on the pocket. Fabindia has products in ranges like neem, tulsi, turmeric, charcoal, etc which are ingredient-specific and you can choose one that best suits your skin type.