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The Best Natural Body Care Products of 2014

As part of our natural beauty awards, here's our list—tried and true—of the top good-for-you body care products out there.

As part of our natural beauty awards, here’s our list—tried and true—of the top good-for-you body care products out there.

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Best Natural Body Scrub

Beauty Awards Love & Toast Dew Blossom Sugar Scrub

Love & Toast Dew Blossom Sugar Scrub, $11, loveandtoast.com

“It has a very pleasant citrus scent and is a good, gritty, aggressive sugar scrub. I definitely liked this product and feel it really helped to exfoliate and rejuvenate my skin.”
–Meagan Tallman, Wellington, Colorado

Best Natural Sunscreen

Beauty Awards W.S. Badger Company Badger Broad Spectrum Sunscreen Cream

W.S. Badger Company Badger Broad Spectrum SPF 30 Sunscreen Cream, $16, badgerbalm.com

“The scent is almost nonexistent, which is perfect for sunscreen.
It protected my skin from the sun better than many other sunscreens I’ve tried.“
–Donna Fiorino, Flushing, New York

Best Natural Body Oil

Beauty Awards Erbaviva Body Oil

Erbaviva Shaping Oil, $29,
erbaviva.com

“The light citrus scent is infused with comforting vanilla. And the texture of the oil is perfect; it easily absorbs into damp, freshly exfoliated skin, is not greasy, and leaves a silken appearance and feel. I used this line during my first pregnancy a decade ago and postpartum.”
–Amanda Dumenigo, Longmont, Colorado

Best Natural Body Lotion

Beauty Awards Earth Science Naturals Multi-Therapy Ceramide Healthy Skin Lotion

Earth Science Naturals Multi-Therapy Ceramide Healthy Skin Lotion, $12, earthsciencenaturals.com

“It did exactly what it promised: made my dry skin super moist and soft. I use it daily now. Love that it is a vegan product, too.”
–Anya Paasch, Laguna, California

Best Natural Soap

Beauty Awards Pangea Organics Bar Soap

Pangea Organics Canadian Pine with White Sage Bar Soap, $8, pangeaorganics.com

“This product cleaned while hydrating with a relaxing scent. Unlike other bar soaps, it left my skin incredibly soft. I love that after I am done with the soap,
I can use the packaging [which is embedded with seeds] to plant a spruce tree!”
–Noel Batiste, Los Angeles

Best Natural Hand Cream

Beauty Awards Dr. Hauschka Skin Care Hand Cream

Dr. Hauschka Skin Care Hydrating Hand Cream, $25, drhauschka.com

“The texture is awesome—thick and easy to apply. Feels so yummy, and my skin is soft from using it. It’s so much better than other creams I use.”
–Jeanie Manchester, Boulder, Colorado

Best Natural Skin Product

Beauty Awards All Good Coconut Oil Skin Food

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All Good by Elemental Herbs Organic Coconut Oil Skin Food, $15, elementalherbs.com

Best Natural Face and Body Wash

Beauty Awards Cleure Face and Body Wash

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Cleure Pure Clarifying Face and Body Wash for Sensitive Skin, $10, cleure.com

Best Natural Multi-use Oil

Beauty Awards Dermae Skin, Hair and Nail Oil

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derma e Skin, Hair and Nail Oil, $16, dermae.com

Best Arnica/Muscle Relief Balm

Beauty Awards Soothing Touch Narayan Balm

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Soothing Touch Narayan Balm, $10, soothingtouch.com

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Best Natural Shower Oil

Beauty Awards Rituals Shower Gel

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Rituals Home and Body Cosmetics Sakura Spring Foaming Shower Oil, $15, us.rituals.com

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