During the holidays, and anytime of year, it’s critical we all take a little time to pause and destress, and what better way to rest and unwind at the end of the day than by giving yourself some self-care. Depending on your lifestyle and preferences, self-care looks different for everyone, which is why we’ve compiled 15 sustainably made and ethically sourced products for all your self-care needs. Whether you want to snuggle up into a blanket and watch Netflix, take a soothing bath and pamper yourself, or reflect on your day with some meditation or yoga, we have something for everyone.
GET WARM AND COZY
1. La’ F.E.M. Eucalyptus Candle — $34
What better way to create an ambiance of self-care than a soy and coconut wax blend eucalyptus and mint-scented candle? With a burn time of 40 hours that releases a delightful aroma of an all-natural blend of essential oils, it’s sure to help you get into a nice and cozy mood.
La’F.E.M. is a BIPOC and Women-owned brand who creates hand-poured candles with recycled glass jars and unbleached cotton wicks. They adhere to the highest quality and regulatory standards and are phthalate, sulfate, and paraben-free.
2. Kyrgies Women’s Nomad Wool Slippers — $119
Keeping warm has never been more comfortable with these nomad wool slippers that are made from hand-felted wool and colored with low-impact dyes. Each pair is made to keep your feet at the perfect temperature, is odor resistant, breathable, and durable with a rubber outsole.
Kyrgies produce wool slippers using centuries-old heritage techniques by women artisans in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. All their artisans are paid living wages in their woman-run factory.
3. Mo&Co Home Dipped Beeswax Taper Candles in Terra Cotta and Candlestick Holder Set — $14 and $49
Made from 100% USA beeswax, these candles not only create a relaxing and calm mood but also emit negative ions that purify the air making it the cleanest burning wax available. Display these stunning candlesticks in a perfectly fitting candlestick holder set which are designed to hold the authentic rounded bottoms of the candles upright.
4. Grund Sea Pines Throw Blanket — $98
Snuggle in and cozy into this throw blanket that’s made with GOTS certified organic cotton and ethically made in Portugal. Expertly woven, this blanket can be styled in limitless ways to elevate your living space all year round.
Grund is a family-owned and operated company who produces luxury organic cotton bedding and bath staples made with GOTS and OEKO-TEX certified materials. There are no synthetic materials or harmful chemicals involved in the growing or overall production process.
Keep your toes warm with these organic cotton, stretch nylon, and elastic ankle socks. The natural-white organic cotton that the socks consist of is grown, spun, and knit in the United States.
Harvest & Mill is a women-owned company who pays living wages to their employees. All their products are made in the USA and exclusively made with toxic-free organic cotton.
FEEL REFRESHED AND CLEAN
When your self-care day involves feeling refreshed and clean, Hathorway’s hair and beard comb will work wonders to help you look and feel your best. Made from ethically sourced upcycled buffalo horn from Hanoi, Vietnam, it’s much gentler on the hair, face, and scalp compared to plastic, rubber, or other synthetic materials.
Hathorway is a women-owned brand who provides fair wages and safe working conditions to all their artisan makers in Vietnam.
This 100% organic bamboo lyocell hair towel will help your hair quickly go from wet to damp and prevent frizz, friction, and flyaways that can be caused by ordinary towels.
Ettitude is a women-owned company, a member of the 1% for the Planet, and works with Certified WRAP (Worldwide Responsible Accredited Production) manufacturers who provide their employees with living wages. Their products are exclusively made from 100% certified organic bamboo.
8. Grund Ocean Isle Unisex Robe — $178
Luxurious and lightweight, your organic at-home spa experience will be perfect with this GOTS organic cotton unisex robe. Wrap yourself up when getting out of a soothing shower or simply enjoying a relaxing morning at home knowing this robe is 100% natural and chemical-free.
Grund is a family-owned and operated company who creates their luxury products completely free of synthetic materials or harmful chemicals.
Elevate your post-shower ritual into a full spa experience with Coyuchi’s 100% GOTs certified organic cotton bath wrap. Featuring a handy elastic around the back and adjustable buttons, this wrap will be kept nice and snug around you.
Coyuchi designs and creates stunningly high-quality products and works exclusively with fair trade and earth-first manufacturers. Not only are their products certified organic, Fair Trade, and GOTS, they also work with vendors who actively use sustainable manufacturing practices, like water recycling, renewable energy, and reduced waste.
10. Mary Young Oli Bamboo Robe in Dusty Rose — $104
If you need a comfortable, lightweight robe to wear as you lounge around the house, look no further than this beautiful bamboo robe from Mary Young. Made with 95% rayon of bamboo and 5% elastane, this buttery soft piece will be an everyday necessity.
Mary Young is a woman-owned company who pays living wages to all sewers and provides safe working conditions. They produce ethically made lingerie, underwear, loungewear, and bodysuits made from organic and sustainably sourced bamboo rayon yarn that’s OEKO-TEX and GOTS certified.
STRETCH AND UNWIND
11. Ma Wovens Hemp Ritual Rug / Yoga Mat — $188
When you need a moment to unwind from the stresses of everyday life, doing some stretches or yoga on this handwoven organic hemp and non-toxic mat is a great way to get your daily dose of self-care. It’s intentionally designed to have a moisture-activated grip, so sweaty palms and feet will be kept in place.
Ma Wovens’s rugs are handwoven on looms in Northern India by artisan partners working in Good Weave certified factories. Their line is entirely vegan and the extremely absorbent, sustainably harvested certified organic hemp is naturally antimicrobial.
12. Sijo Eucalyptus Long Sleeve Top and Eucalyptus Classic Lounge Pants — $45 and $65
For a relaxing lounge day around the house, this eucalyptus long sleeve top and lounge pants are a perfect blend of style and comfort. Each piece is OEKO-TEX certified and made with 95% Eucalyptus Tencel Lyocell and 5% Elastane.
Sijo is a woman-owned and person of color-owned business whose products are all made with OEKO-TEX Standard 100 certified raw materials and sourced without harmful dyes, pesticides, or chemicals.
13. Sound as Color Meditation Cushion — $114
The perfect cushion to use during a meditation session, this cushion consists of a removable cover that’s made from 100% organic cotton and an inner cushion filled with organic buckwheat hulls, which promotes an ideal blend of comfort and posture support. It also features a convenient carrying strap that makes transportation between your home and your favorite outdoor meditation spot easy and simple.
14. WVN Define Yoga Bra and Renew Legging — $64 and $78
Whether you’re doing some relaxing yoga or a hearty workout, this ethically made yoga bra and matching leggings is made with a balanced blend of organic cotton and spandex for optimal breathability and style. Not to mention the beautiful criss-cross back on the yoga bra works great as a top or to compliment an open-back workout top.
WVN exclusively produces their products using GOTS certified, eco friendly materials and non-toxic dyes. Their products are made in Fair Trade Certified factories where their artisans in India work in safe conditions and are fairly compensated for their work.
15. Ma Wovens Hemp Grounding Rug — $116
Grounding yourself while meditating is easy with this sustainably sourced organic hemp grounding rug. This can also be used at your kitchen sink or in the bathroom and the cushiony texture makes it a comfortable mat to use while standing.
Ma Wovens is a women-owned company who pays all their makers fair and living wages. Their rugs are extremely absorbent, natural antimicrobial, and easy to clean with a quick hand wash.