As much as you want to nail that bold red lip, or that subtle dusty rose color, you just can’t turn a blind eye to all the nasty ingredients hidden in so many lipsticks. Luckily, you’re not alone and thanks to these three conscientious brands, you can wear gorgeous shades without having to deal with shady toxins. Check out these top three organic lipsticks.

100% Pure is a company you can get behind. They’re vegan, cruelty-free and all-natural, without any parabens, sulfates or toxins. Their lipsticks are formulated with nourishing cocoa and shea butters, as well as fruit pigments and an anti-aging pomegranate oil. With so many shades to choose from, you’re bound to find the perfect color for your lips, and give them a little extra TLC, too.

Nūdus is glamorous choice for the all-natural girl. Their lipsticks are GMO-, gluten- cruelty-, fragrance-, pesticide-, paraben- and synthetic-free. And when it’s all said and done, it seems like you really don’t need any of that stuff after all. Each of the shades is stunning and packed with vitamins, antioxidants and natural oils for a creamy finish.

French Girl Organics offers 10 delightful lip tints perfect for the minimalist makeup look. Formulated with butters and oils, they leave your lips shimmering with a sheer finish. The Aphrodesie is a darling bubble-gum shade for a fresh, effortless look. And not only do they look tres chic, but they’re naturally fragrant with rose and mint oils that add a touch of luxury to these understated tints.

In the United States, more babies are born in September than in any other month. And for a while, scientists attributed this to the fact that the holiday season is a cold and dark time of year for much of the United States. This makes it easy for couples to feel a bit cozier than usual. But there’s more to it than that. A new study is suggesting that there are other reasons why you want to have sex during the holidays.

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