Sustainable hair accessories to buy now
Swapping out your scrunchies and claw clips for sustainable hair accessories is an easy way to live a more sustainable life. We know this because we made the change ourselves. There are a number of eco-friendly alternatives that are just as chic and fashion-forward as other hair accessories. Below, we’ve rounded up a few of our favorites. Get your credit cards ready, because you’ll want to add everything of them to your cart!
1. Free Pack of Biodegradable Hair Ties: $15
If you had to buy just one of these durable hair accessories, we suggest you go for this pack of biodegradable hair ties from Package Free. You always need hair ties, so might as well make some that aren’t bad for the planet. They are available in brown, black and blonde, so they also suit almost all hair colors.
(via Free Plan)
2. Planet Goody Neutral Heritage Mini Claw Clips: $5.97
We often went to Goody for basic hair accessories like claw clips, headbands, scrunchies, and more. Now the brand offers a sustainable line called Planet Goody. These mini claw clips are made with renewable, plant-based materials. Plus, the packaging is made with recyclable kraft paper and plant-based zip ties.
3. Girlfriend Collective 50/50 Bucket Hat: $38
Girlfriend Collective has become a popular sustainable brand through social media. Everyone loves this brand, including us. We’re a particular fan of their 50/50 Bucket Hat, which is made from a blend of recycled and organic cotton.
(via The Girlfriend Collective)
4. Room Shop Cloud Mini Scrunchie: $12
Made in Philadelphia, PA, Room Shop is a small accessories brand that strives to create zero waste. They create a ton of adorable bags and hair accessories from scraps and recycled materials. Their Mini Cloud Scrunchie is our favorite because it complements any ensemble perfectly. Buy one in each color!
(via the bedroom shop)
5. Plant-Faced Upcycled Dad Hat: $31
Yes, even dad hats can be durable. For your hikes or outings to the beach, opt for this Dad Hat Plant Face Recycled to stay eco-responsible. Ethically made, this cap is created with eco-friendly inks and recycled water bottles. Additionally, when you purchase a product from Plant Faced, a tree will be planted to offset any carbon impact.
6. Jumbo Box Machete Clip: $60
Machete uses eco-friendly bio-acetate, as well as recycled and ethically sourced materials for all of its hair accessories. From bobby pins to claw clips, you can rest easy knowing that Machete’s hair accessories are about as eco-friendly as they come. If you are considering buying anything, we suggest using their Jumbo Box Clip. It can hold even the thickest braids and adds that extra wow factor to any hairstyle.
7. Tegen Accessory Snap Pliers: $18
Tegen Accessories is an accessories brand dedicated to creating biodegradable hair accessories for every hair type and texture. From thick hair to fine hair, long hair to short hair, Tegen Accessories has an option for your locks. We suggest starting with their Snap Clips, as a durable option of this hair accessory is harder to find than you might think.
(via Tegen Accessories)
8. Chouchou Hara the Label Malala: $18
You can never have too many scrunchies, especially when they are durable. This one from Hara the Label is created with natural plant dyes and organic bamboo. All proceeds go to Malala Fundwhich defends the right of every girl to a free and safe education.
(via Hara the Label)
9. Miss Cloud Claw: $28
This handmade claw clip is made with cellulose acetate, a natural and eco-friendly material. In fact, all of Mle’s hair accessories are made from readily available eco-friendly materials.