The start of a new year is the perfect opportunity to change a few things up – especially in your diet and lifestyle.
You might even want to give Veganaury a try – and we’re not just talking about swapping your next meal to a plant-based version, but beauty products too.
We’ve found the best vegan beauty brands that you’ll want to get your hands on as soon as possible – and help you make better choices when it comes to supporting the environment too.
You might not even be aware that some big brands are already vegan and Leaping Bunny certified – though not all products in one beauty line are the same, so double check before buying.
More of us than ever are questioning the ethics of the brands we use and choose, and some of us believe we compromise on quality when doing so – trust us when we say that it’s not the case anymore!
So whether you want to kick off 2022 with the usual ‘new year, new me’ resolution, and head back into the gym? Or fancy having a good clear out of some beauty products you no longer use and want? Now is the time to make that change, and for the better!
From pigments that pack a punch, to plant-based alternatives that will leave you looking gorgeous and feeling clean too – we’ve found all the best vegan brands to try right now.
With over 28 years’ experience, Charlotte has distinguished herself as a true creative visionary and innovator.
She has revolutionised the face of the global beauty industry by decoding her expertise into transformative makeup tricks and tools that are easy to use, easy to choose and easy to shop, for everyone at every age!
Charlotte believes that everyone deserves to look and feel like the most beautiful version of themselves every day through the power of makeup.
Today, Charlotte is one of the UK’s most famous makeup industry exports and continues to push boundaries with her award-winning, record-breaking, eponymous, universally-loved makeup and skincare company.
Established in 1904, Garnier has touched the lives of women and men around the world with over a century of brand know-how expertise and research.
Garnier commits to caring for you as an individual. We believe that natural and healthy beauty is much more than skin deep.
Garnier is fully committed to transparency towards its consumers, as demonstrated by our unique back-labelling approach on our nature-based products, decoding the origin of every ingredient mentioned in the ingredients list.
All Garnier products globally are officially approved by Cruelty Free International under the Leaping Bunny Programme.
Feel the warm sunlight on your skin! Sol de Janeiro’s body-loving products are addictive, with delicious gourmand fragrances and luxurious textures that touch all the senses.
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What is vegan beauty?
Vegan beauty are products that don’t contain any ingredients that are derived from animals – and that includes lanolin (found in sheep’s wool), honey, beeswax (which comes from bees) and carmine (a red pigment derived from insects).
What’s the difference between cruelty-free and vegan?
Cruelty-free, which is often certified with the Leaping Bunny logo, means the product was developed without being tests on animals, at all. Vegan means that the product also does not include any animal-derived ingredients, like we’ve mentioned above.
Are vegan products good?
Historically, vegan products often lack the ‘ooh la la’ and luxury that brands that have tested on animals or include animal bi-products in. Having said that, over the past few years, the beauty industry and brands have tried to change this misconception – and provide high quality alternatives.
Are you tempted to swap out some of your beauty products for vegan ones? Or do you own a few of the above and didn’t know that they were vegan? Let us know your thoughts in the comments section below.