CBU Approved Brand

Zao Organic Makeup

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Zao was co-founded in 2012 by four friends, lovers of nature + makeup who chose to develop a brand of organic makeup in accordance with their values. Zao is Ecocert certified, 100% Natural, Organic and refillable.

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Product Range


Known For

The Products We Love




Cream  Foundations


Mattifying translucent powder

Matte finish lip balm

Pressed Powder Blushers/Highlighter


Makeup Primers

Micellar Water


Powder Brush

Blush Brush

Eyeshadow Brush


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Clean & Green Beauty

Health + Wellbeing

Zao Make-Up cosmetics are only formulated from natural ingredients, such as vegetable oils, waxes, plant extracts  without the addition of synthetic preservatives or fragrances. The Formulas are certified organic by Ecocert and colours  are exclusively obtained using natural pigments (minerals and plants).

Brand values


Zao have really high ethics and priciples they they adhere to. Their cosmetics are 100% Natural and mainly organic as well. Certified by serveral bodies, they are very trustworthy and all products are Vegan + Cruelty Free.

Most of the products are refillable in some way, and their packaging is made mainly of bamboo, cotton, glass and metal and is easily reuasable and recycleable.

Although their skin tone offering in foundations, both cream and liquid is wide, there are not enough matching stick concealers.

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Packaging, Practices + Policies


Zao have a trememendous amount of information on their website, including where and how their bamboo is harvested for packaging and why they have chosen the materials and ingredients.

They also work to keep their products refillable and packaged in recyclable materials




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