Store Bought Beauty
If you don’t have the time or inclination to make your own beauty products, check out these spring picks by Burt’s Bees’, which are eco-friendly and affordable.
If you’re looking for a pre-made product that packs the benefits of carrots, try Burt’s Bees’ Carrot Nutritive Day Crème ($12 for 2 oz.) and Carrot Nutritive Night Crème ($12 for 1 oz.). Made with natural ingredients like carrot seed oil, it may naturally stimulate skin cell turnover.
A great commercial product that utilizes this moisturizing fruit is Burt’s Bees’ Avocado Butter Pre-Shampoo Hair Treatment. ($9 for 4.34 oz.) It combines avocado and olive oils to “penetrate and replenish natural moisture to your hair and scalp,” leaving hair soft and shiny.
A great ready-made avocado oil-containing product is Burt’s Bees’ Evening Primrose Overnight Crème ($15 for 1 oz.). Avocado oil is combined with evening primrose oil and other moisturizing oils to rejuvenate skin overnight.