Animal Defenders International

 

Animal Defenders International

Cruelty free cosmetics - US

Posted: 2 June 2014. Updated: 11 September 2018

The tide is turning on the use of animals in cosmetics tests and countries around the world are turning their back on these cruel, outdated methods. It is time for the United States to join them! Don’t buy products tested on animals – check out the cruelty-free alternatives here! All companies listed offer vegetarian or vegan products.

Alba botanica ”...we never test our products, or the ingredients that go into them, on animals” All products are vegetarian.

Amal Oils “Amal Oils never tests on animals, nor will it ever” All products are vegan.

Aromi beauty “We love our animals and strongly believe that using animal-derived raw materials and testing products on animals is completely unnecessary” All products are vegan.

Asili LLC – Marula Oil The FAQ states that Marula Oil is not tested on animals. Marula oil is vegan.

Au Naturel Botanicals Aubrey Organics Founder Aubrey Hampton was against animal testing and “was strongly committed to operating a cruelty-free company, a commitment that continues at our company to this day” Offers vegetarian and vegan products.

Avalon Organics “We are humbled by a profound respect for all living beings and therefore never test our products on animals or allow our ingredient suppliers to test our ingredients on animals” All products are vegetarian.

Badger “not only do we not test our products on animals, but we have confirmed that none of our suppliers test their ingredients on animals either” All products are vegetarian, some are vegan.

Bare body soap They “produce vegan and cruelty-free soaps” which are hand-made.

Batty’s Bath “Batty’s Bath NEVER tests on animals and never will. Batty’s Bath also NEVER supports any companies or suppliers who do!" Most products are vegan, the rest are vegetarian.

Beauty without cruelty The company was set up “to manufacture and distribute natural, color cosmetics that were NOT tested on animals (as was the norm) and did NOT contain any animal ingredients” , which is still the case today. All products are vegan. The BWC leaflet contains more detail on the history of the company, which was founded by Lady Dowding, wife of Lord Dowding – former President of the National Anti Vivisection Society

Black Sheep Lacquer “...none of my unisex nail polish is tested on animals, nor do any of my suppliers test on animals” All products are vegan.

Bold for Men The dry shave gel is certified cruelty free and vegan

Bulldog Skincare for men Certified cruelty free. All products are vegan.

Dancing Dingo “we never do animal testing on any of our products or ingredients” Some products are vegan.

Darla Make-up “animals were not used for testing or harmed in the creation of these products” All products are vegan.

De Vita Natural Skin Care Systems “no finished product or products in the developing stage are ever tested using animals” They also only work with suppliers who are do not test on animals. All products are vegan.

Earth Pure Organics “Each of our products is paraben free, synthetic fragrance free, cruelty free, and vegan”

Earthly Body Certified cruelty free and do not test on animals. All products are vegan.

Face + Body “FACE + BODY does not do testing or buy ingredients from anyone who does not comply” with non animal testing standards. All products are vegan.

Fran Kramer “We do not test any ingredients, formulas or products on animals” All products are vegan.

Giovanni Cosmetics “Cruelty-free-never tested on animals” All products are vegetarian, some are vegan.

Gourmet Body Treats “We never test our products on animals and insure that all of our raw ingredients have never been tested on animals either” All products are vegan.

Grandpa’s “...no animal testing, animal cruelty, or animal by-products are used in any phase of manufacturing”

Henna Colour Lab “We would Never test on animals” All products are vegan.

Heritage Botanicals “...we never test our products on animals and do not use any ingredients that have been tested on animals during any part of production” Offers vegetarian and vegan products.

Hurraw Balm “no animals are used/harmed/tested on in any stage of the manufacture of our product, including our suppliers” All products are vegan.

Jason Natural Cosmetics “Never test on animals” All products are vegetarian, some are vegan.

My Konjac Sponge “We do not test our products on animals in any phase of manufacturing” All products are vegan.

Kahina giving beauty “no animal testing is used in any phase of product development by the company, its laboratories, or suppliers” All products are vegan apart from the facial lotion which contains beeswax.

Keeki Pure and Simple “...promises to never test our products or ingredients on our little buddies” All products are vegan.

L’uvalla “No products are ever tested on animals” All products are vegan.

La Bella Pink Approved as cruelty free. All products are vegan.

Lush “We’ve been fighting against animal testing for decades and believe in only buying ingredients from companies that do not commission tests on animals.” All products are vegetarian, 80% of those are vegan and labelled as such

Me & T’s Handmade Soap “cruelty free-no human or animal will ever be harmed or exploited for any Me&T product” Most products are vegan, the rest are vegetarian.

Morocco Method Int’l “None of our products are ever tested on animals and we do not purchase from suppliers that test on animals” All products are vegan.

Mountain Girl Botanics “We never test on animals” All products are vegetarian, some are vegan.

Mountain Girl Soaps and Sundries “...no new animal testing is used in any phase of product development by the company, its laboratories, or suppliers” All products are vegan.

Nabelle “...no animal testing is used in any phase of product development by the company, its laboratories, or suppliers” All products are vegan.

Naturawl Being “...no new animal testing is used in any phase of product development by the company, its laboratories, or suppliers” All products are vegan.

Neal’s Yard “We don’t test any of our products on animals and never have, we think it’s unnecessary and cruel” Most products are vegan, the rest are vegetarian.

Nectar Essences “We care about animals, so we do not test on them” . “Our products are vegan and vegetarian"

NeemAura Naturals “No animal testing. Cruelty-free products” All products are vegan.

North Coast Organics “We believe in making only cruelty free products” All products are vegan.

Nourish Organic “...no new animal testing is used in any phase of product development by the company, its laboratories, or suppliers”. Vegan products are labelled as such. Other products are vegetarian.

Nurture My Body “Animal-free Testing”. All products are vegan.

Oblige By Nature “We do not use animal ingredients, test our products on animals or use ingredients or raw materials that have been tested on animals” All products are vegan.

Om Veda Naturals “We will not conduct animal testing...We will not buy any ingredients from suppliers who conduct animal testing” All products are vegan.

Orico “...all our formulations and ingredients are free from animal testing and do not contribute to animal suffering” All products are vegan.

Own Products Certified cruelty free and vegan.

Pacha Soap Company “We are always cruelty free and never test any of our products on animals” All products are vegan.

Parissa “...no animal testing is used in any phase of product development by the company, it’s laboratories or suppliers” Offers vegetarian and vegan products

Patrick Smith Botanicals “…we never test on animals” Most products are vegan, some are vegetarian – In correspondence Patrick Smith stated that their “goal is to go vegan and certify our vegan products at some point in the near future”

Paul Mitchell “Paul Mitchell is always looking out for our furry friends. In 1980, we became the first professional beauty company to announce that we don’t conduct or endorse animal testing". The website also states “Almost all of our styling and hair care products (with a few very humane exceptions) are 100% vegan!”

Polish Cosmetics “We never test on animals, under any circumstances, and we only work with suppliers who also guarantee that their products are never tested on animals as well” All products are vegan.

Pour le Monde Products are “produced without testing on animals” All products are vegan.

Preserve “We do not test on animals” All products are vegan.

Priti NYC Certified cruelty free and vegan.

Pureology “our products are never tested on animals” All products are vegan.

Purple Prairie Botanicals “We do not test on animals and do not purchase materials from any company who tests on animals” All products are vegan.

Raw Elements USA “...never Tests on Animals” All products are vegetarian.

ReNew Botanicals “No Testing on Animals” All products are vegan.

Saaf Pure Skincare Certified cruelty free. All products are vegan.

Sacred Elements Essentials Certified cruelty free. All products are vegan.

Sally B’s Skin Yummies “Never have we nor will we ever test our ingredients or products on animals!” All products are vegetarian, some are vegan.

Salt and Water Handmade “None of these products, or ingredients used, are animal tested” Most products are vegan, one is vegetarian.

Skin All Natural “no animal testing is used in any phase of product development by SKIN all natural, its laboratories, or suppliers”. All products are vegan.

Soap Cauldron “no animals were either tested on or hurt in the procurement of our materials”. All products are vegetarian, some are vegan.

Solay Wellness “So Balanced organic skin care products use no animal products or testing” All products are vegan.

South of France “no animal testing is used in any phase of product development by South of France Natural Body Care, its laboratories, or suppliers” All products are vegetarian.

Sula NYC “Never tested on animals” All products are vegan.

Tara Smith “Tested on film stars, not on animals” All products are vegan.

The All Natural Face “Our products and raw materials are not tested on animals”All products are vegan.

The Konjac Sponge Company “...commitment to producing natural, cruelty free skin care with absolutely no animal testing” All products are vegan.

Tom’s of Maine “Establish safety and efficacy in our products and ingredients without testing on animals” All products are vegan.

Tsi-La “...no new animal testing is used in any phase of product development by the company, its laboratories, or suppliers” All products are vegan.

Walkers Natural Body Care Their products “are never tested on animals. We hold our suppliers to our standards and do not purchase materials from any supplier who promotes or does animal testing” Most products are vegan, the rest are vegetarian.

Wholly Hemp Certified cruelty free. Soaps and moisturisers are vegan, other products are vegetarian.

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