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Makeup Remover Pads | Eco-friendly Reusable For All Skin Types (20 count)

Makeup Remover Pads | Eco-friendly Reusable For All Skin Types (20 count)

Regular price $12.99 USD
Regular price Sale price $12.99 USD
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Assessment as of: January 2024

  • 100% Natural
  • 100% Recycle
  • 100% ECO Friendly

Swap tossing out cotton pads with tehse reusable, hypoallergenic makeup remover pads are gentle and natural, perfect for sensitive skin and easy to use. With a compact size and double-sided functionality, they effectively remove all types of makeup without the need for harsh chemicals. Plus, they are washable and eco-friendly, making them a cost-effective and sustainable option. 


Manufacturer ‏:‎ Greenzla
Country of Origin ‏:‎ China

Size: 3.8 x 3.6 x 3.5 inches

Weight: 4.94 Ounces

 

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ASSESSMENT AS OF: JANUARY 2024

HOW TO GET STARTED

Say goodbye to single-use products. Disposable cotton makeup removers are wasteful. Using reusable and washable pads is a better option. All cotton or all bamboo or mixed reusable makeup remover pads are available and are a good option over single-use products.

EMBRACE

  1. Less wasteful than disposable cotton pads
  2. Will shed less microfiber than
  3. Will cause less microplastic shedding upon disposal - other versions contain polyamide and polyester and can't be recycled

Noteworthy Product Attributes

It contains polyester, unfortunately. All natural ones do exist - all cotton or all bamboo

AVOID PRODUCT TYPE

AVOID

  1. Disposable makeup pads are wasteful - especially of water consumptive cotton
  2. Microfiber versions shed a lot of microplastics with each wash
  3. Will ultimately end up in landfill and being shedding microplastics

Overall Sustainability Score - 64 / 100

Score Breakdown

Manufacturing (Score - 5/10)  - Not made close to the target market

Distribution (Score - 5/10)  - Not made close to the target market

Cost (Score - 8/10)  - About the same as disposable cotton pads though these can be reused countless times

Packaging (Score - 9/10)  -  Come in mostly paperboard packaging

Effectiveness (Score - 9/10)  - Generally effective as a small controllable rag and makeup remover

Lifespan (Score - 10/10)  - Likely will last several years with regular use

Fun (Score - 8/10)  - Fun as part of a reusable system

Relevance (Score - 10/10)  -  Well suited for its intended function

Disposal (Score - 0/10) -  Has some polyester which makes disposal problematic

Recycling (Score - 0/10)  - Contains polyester and mixed materials so cannot be recycled