Lots of people talk about throwing out their entire bin of products and starting afresh with a completely organic/eco-friendly line-up. While I support the cause, I think it's much smarter to slowly phase eco-friendly products into your routine, rather than a quick purge and replenish.
To pursue a more green approach to your beauty routine, instead of loading up on vegan lipsticks and eyeshadows that you only use once in a while, invest in green versions of what you use every single day, like concealers and cleansers. Here are some easy-to-use starter products to green your beauty routine when you're just starting out:
I’ve long raved about RMS Beauty products, but I’ve only recently come to love its “Un” Cover-Up ($45). It’s a bit pricey, but the coverage is easily buildable and the product responds well to the touch–no makeup brushes needed. Its coconut and jojoba base is also lightly moisturizing, which is great for the odd day you decide to skip the eye cream.