Vegan Beauty Products

Ingredients in beauty products can be downright ugly. Crushed insects in lipstick? Pig fat in soap? No thank you. If you’re looking for beauty products that steer clear of animal involvement, check out our vegan recommendations below:

Makeup

Love True Natural - Try the “Veganista” True Beauty box and get 100 percent vegan and cruelty-free make-up wrapped up in a pretty box and delivered to your door, monthly. True Beauty kindly sent us a sample, and we were very pleased with what was inside: full size ethical makeup for eyes, lips and skin in a variety of darling spring shades. It would make an excellent gift (read: Mother’s Day) to a lovely woman or to yourself! Browse all vegan products from Love True Natural by clicking here.

Hair Care

Alba - I love the way my hair feels and smells when I use Alba’s mangoo shampoo. I also love that I’m avoiding sulfates and parabens. Win, win.

LUSH - Conditioner often contains lanolin, a substance derived from sheep’s wool, but LUSH’s Veganese conditioner uses agar seawood gel instead. Veganese also contains rosemary, lavender and lemon oil, which make it smell divine. Click here for a review to see if it would work well with your hair.

LUSH has a number of vegan products that they are clearly marked on the site with helpful reviews of each product. But read the shampoo labels carefully, as many contain Sodium Laureth Sulfate, an ingredient that can cause skin and eye irritation.

 

Lotion

Pangea – Pangea products are organic, fair trade and cruelty-free. Try the vegan and gluten-free brown sugar cocoa butter body polish.

 

 

It’s always a good idea to check your beauty product labels and know what you are putting on your skin, hair or face. Click here for 7 personal care product ingredients to avoid and check out PETA’s comprehensive list of animal-derived ingredients.

And if you want to be really sure about what you put on your skin, make your own personal care products! Try 11 One-Ingredient DIY Face Masks.

What are your favorite cruelty-free beauty products?

 

Related:
14 Green Beauty Gift Ideas

 

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67 comments

Caroline d.
Caroline d.6 months ago

I save it as a pdf ! :)
Enjoy the weekend !

Caroline d.
Caroline d.6 months ago

Thank you so much for sharing this very interesting and useful article, for the veggie I am !
Be all blessed as all your loved ones.
Animals included !!!

Elena Poensgen
Elena Poensgen6 months ago

Thank you

Carole R.
Carole R.6 months ago

Thank you.

Caroline de Ville de Goye
Caroline d.9 months ago

WHAT A PITY.,,
I LIVE IN EUROPE AND IT'S A NONSENSE TO WANT TO TO PROTECT THE PLANET, ON ONE HAND AND TO BUY ITEMS, COMING BY PLANE...
I'LL GO ON LOOKING FOR THIS KIND OF GREAT STORE... BUT IN EUROPE!
YOU LUCKY AMERICANS AND CANADIANS, ENJOY YOUR WONDERFUL SHOPPING ! ;-)
KIND REGARDS,
CAROLINE

Angela K.
Angela K.10 months ago

Thanks for sharing

Julia Oleynik
Julia Oleynikabout a year ago

That You do sharing:)

Elena Poensgen
Elena Poensgenabout a year ago

Thank you :)

Elena T.
Elena Poensgen1 years ago

Thank you :)

bria broccoli
bria broccoli1 years ago

cruelty free is the only way to go!