Why Cruelty-Free Claims Are Not Enough

Why Cruelty-Free Claims Are Not Enough

“Is your brand cruelty-free?” This question, while important, is in fact quite wanting. Consumers with good intentions will ask a brand whether or not it is cruelty-free and will rejoice when they receive an affirmative answer. Unfortunately, this question does not capture several important factors in the world of animal testing. In this post, I explain why asking this question and receiving plain cruelty-free claims is not enough.   1. No regulation of the term […]

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Is Briogeo Cruelty-Free & Vegan?

Briogeo Cruelty-Free Status

As I mentioned in my previous post on xoBeauty’s cruelty-free status, there are several factors to consider when determining if a company is in fact cruelty-free (see Why Cruelty-Free Claims Are Not Enough). I reached out to Briogeo and asked them a series of very specific questions in order to determine if they are cruelty-free. Their customer service team was kind enough to provide answers to all my questions. And I’m glad to say that […]

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Is xoBeauty Cruelty-Free?

xoBeauty

It can sometimes be quite difficult to ascertain whether or not a brand is cruelty-free. There is a lot of conflicting information out there and there is no regulation of the the term ‘cruelty-free’. It is therefore not sufficient to simply ask a brand if it is cruelty-free because that brand’s interpretation of the term may be extremely flawed. So there are several factors to consider when determining if a company is in fact cruelty-free […]

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Does Lush Offer International Shipping?

Lush International Shipping

Since many beauty bloggers and youtubers are based in the United States, many of them seem to assume that the brands they mention are easily accessible to their readers and viewers. As a result, bloggers and youtubers will often unknowingly recommend products from brands that do not offer international shipping. -My goal is to make this blog as accessible as possible, for as many of you as possible, regardless of where you are located […]

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Ciaté London Vegan Makeup List

Ciaté London Vegan Makeup List

While it can sometimes be difficult to figure out if a given brand is cruelty-free, it is even more difficult to ascertain which products are 100% vegan. Ciaté London is certified cruelty-free by PETA and Logical Harmony and has a good range of vegan products. In order to facilitate your shopping, here is a list of all Ciaté London’s current vegan makeup products. Let me know in the comments below which brand you would […]

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Sephora Sale Recommendations – April 2018 [Cruelty-Free & Vegan]

Sephora Sale Recommendations

If you are a fan of shopping at Sephora, you already know that the products they carry are not cheap! And on top of that, they only have two sales per year: one in April and one in November. So it’s a good time to stock up on your favourites or pick up products that you have been wanting to try. I have rounded up some cruelty-free and vegan products from Sephora that I […]

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Cyber Monday Sales 2017 [Cruelty-Free]

Monday Cruelty-Free Sales 2017

Who’s ready for Cyber Monday?? Here is a list of 50+ CRUELTY-FREE CYBER MONDAY SALES!! Be sure to check back tomorrow – I will be updating this list as more sales are announced! **To stay updated on the latest news and sales, follow me on Instagram @thebunnyexclusive. Happy shopping!   100% PURE – 20 top-selling products are on sale for $10 when you spend $45 on regular priced items ANASTASIA BEVERLY HILLS – Four promotions 50% off Contour, Eyeshadow […]

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Black Friday Sales 2017 [Cruelty-Free]

It’s that time of the year again! Find below a list of 50+ CRUELTY-FREE BLACK FRIDAY SALES!! Be sure to check back throughout the weekend! I will be updating this list as more sales are announced! **To stay updated on the latest news and sales, follow me on Instagram @thebunnyexclusive. Happy shopping!   100% PURE – 20 top-selling products are on sale for $10 when you spend $45 on regular priced items (22-27 November) ANASTASIA BEVERLY HILLS – Four […]

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Sephora Sale Recommendations

Sephora Sale Recommendations 2017

If you are a fan of shopping at Sephora, you already know that the products they carry are not cheap! And on top of that, they only have two sales per year: one in April and one in November. The biggest sale is the one in November so it’s a good time to stock up on your favourites, pick up products that you have been wanting to try or get a bit of a […]

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Is Canada Going Cruelty-Free?

Canada's Cruelty-Free Cosmetics Act

I would wager that most of the makeup in your cosmetics bag right now has been tested on animals. Up until one year ago, that would also have been true for my makeup bag. (See my first cruelty-free declutter here!) We may not like to think about it, but that doesn’t change the fact that your cosmetics ARE being tested on animals. And on top of that, many of your cosmetics are being tested on […]

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