Love your beauty routine but hate the waste? The wellness and cosmetics industry is changing, and there's a new greener buying option on the menu that's not just for small, independent brands anymore.
Big-name companies like Dove, Amika, Tata Harper and more have revamped some of their products with the environment in mind, offering their best buys as refillable options. Instead of throwing out each jar or bottle, you can refill them by buying product in bulk or in smaller, eco-conscious packaging.
Celebrate Earth Day by shopping some of the best refillable products on the market, from deodorant to shampoo and high-end face creams.
Easily one of the best shampoos on the market, the Amika Normcore Shampoo and Conditioner are sulfate-free, hydrating and helps infuse the hair and scalp with omega-7-rich sea buckthorn for soft, silky, bouncy hair. Now, you can refill your 236mL bottle with their 500mL refillable pouches, which can be purchased at Sephora. Pair their super hydrating hair products with their brand-new Double Agent 2-in-1 Straightening Blow Dryer for a salon-quality blow out.
Stop throwing away plastic deodorant packaging and join the refillable revolution. this Dove deodorant is designed to be purchased once and refilled for life with their stainless-steel case. This is a 0% aluminum deodorant that contains moisturizers, a refreshing coconut and pink jasmine scent, and boasts 48-hour protection.
Vegan, cruelty-free and gluten-free, this lightweight lotion helps combat dryness, dullness and uneven skin tone — all while saving the environment. Reuse your original jar, pump and cap, and refill it with this pod.
Love your Charlotte Tilbury lippies, but don't love the waste? The beauty icon launched refillable shades from her Hot Lips 2 collection.
Purchase this tin eyeshadow trio compact and refill it when you're ready. The compact features three buildable finishes — matte, satin and metallic — that can be used all together or separately.
Enjoy this gentle and refreshing foaming body wash for bath or shower, while giving back to the environment. Purchase a 1L pouch and refill your Kiehl's containers at home.
Stock up on your favourite blotting papers without wasting packaging. Purchase the Fenty Beauty blotting paper compact and refill it on your own. These papers, made from natural botanical fibres, lift oil from the face without ruining makeup.
This made-in-France best-selling lotion by L'Occitane is a must-have all year. It promises 48-hour hydration, and visibly smoother, more elastic skin. And now you can refill that jar you've been meaning to recycle with their Almond Mild Concentrate refill pouch. Fun fact: You canbring any of your used beauty and skin care product packaging to a participating L'Occitane boutique and have it recycled by TerraCycle.
This light coverage, natural finish and ultra-hydrating liquid foundation by Milk Makeup now comes in a refill cartridge. It's silicone-free and uses natural oils for a dewy finish perfect for summer.
Refill your favourite daily exfoliant by Dermalogica with their refill pack that contains the same amount of product, but in an eco-friendly pouch — a 92% reduction in plastic. This product help reduce visibility of pores, dullness and uneven skin texture.
The brand's bold metal compacts were designed to be reused and refilled. This cream foundation has incredible reviews, with shoppers saying it has "amazing coverage" and is "moisturizing, weightless and long-lasting." Purchase a compact with the case, and then buy paper-thin refills later on.
Support a small Canadian business that prioritizes natural ingredients and the environment. Wildcraft customers can go to participating retail locations across Canada and get refills on some of the brand's signature products, like this refreshing geranium and orange blossom facial toner that leaves the skin feeling dewy and fresh. This versatile product can be used with a cotton pad to remove excess makeup and dirt, or spritzed on to calm and prep the skin.
This silky, refreshing lotion will transport you to a summer day in the south of France. Purchase an original bottle of it and, when you're finished, buy a refill bottle at a discounted price and use your original pump.