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By Ashley Goldsmith

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As all of this talk about global warming and the environment becomes more serious by the day, everyone has begun to look at ways to make their lifestyle a bit more eco-conscious. Whether it’s recycling, riding a bike instead of driving a car or bringing your own bags while shopping, it all makes a difference.

If you’re looking to take it up a notch to a full on eco-revamp of your beauty routine, look no further than A site fully devoted to luxury green, organic and cruelty-free beauty and lifestyle products, that has done all of the research for you to ensure each products purity. The site features free shipping offers and free samples with every order, their shipping and office facilities are powered by 100% Green-e certified renewable wind and hydro energy and their site is hosted with 100% solar energy. The company ships and gift wraps using only biodegradable or recycled materials and offers carbon offsetting for the shipping footprint of every purchase at checkout.

In lieu of Earth Day, BN has teamed up with to giveaway two Alima Pure Eyeshadow Sets. The sets include four limited edition eyeshadows and three shadow brushes. The shades work with all skin tones and are perfect for creating a boho chic spring look. Alima Pure is mineral makeup that is gentle on your skin and easy on the planet. The brand is BDIH-certified for a manufacturing process that is socially and environmentally responsible. Their brushes are made with synthetic bristles that are hypoallergenic and safe for delicate complexions.

Send an email to with “I’ve Got Spirit” in the subject line by Tuesday April 28th and include your name, phone number and e-mail address in the body of the e-mail.

Originally published April 2009

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