Just a few years ago, most of the cosmetics and skincare products you bought at the drugstore likely consisted of a high percentage of synthetic ingredients and chemicals. Some of these ingredients give the products their color, while others might be used to create a specific fragrance. However, in recent years many consumers have begun to focus on using organic products as often as possible, a choice that can benefit both their skin and the planet. But what, exactly, does organic mean when used in reference to makeup, skincare and personal care products? Read on for a detailed explanation and to learn more about the benefits of organic products.