If you’re a pet owner, you’re no doubt an animal lover, too. But unfortunately, many of the ingredients and finished products designed for the care of our companion animals are also tested on their laboratory counterparts in cruel and painful ways. A doggie spa day or a clean crate shouldn’t have to come at the […]
I love those first few warm days after a long winter when you can finally open the windows and let out all the dust and stale air that’s been gathering for six months. That infusion of freshness inspires me to get out the duster and the mop, and while I don’t always love spring cleaning […]
There’s a lot to be said for making conscious, ethical choices when it comes to your wardrobe. You don’t even have to be a vegan to want to buy sustainably produced, cruelty-free clothing that’s also made by workers who are paid and treated fairly. After all, who really wants to wear something that caused someone […]
While the colder months bring with them many pleasures — the thrill of snow days, excuses for cocoa, cozy sweaters — they also tend to wreak havoc on our hair, skin, and nails. For those of you left feeling dry, flaky, and brittle due to the frigid winter temperatures, here are over a dozen of […]
For as long as I can remember, I’ve always looked forward to planning my holiday outfit. When I was little, it meant shopping for fabric with my mom for my new Christmas dress, and as I got older, it meant perusing the magazines for the latest holiday makeup trends. But as I began my cruelty-free […]
One of the best ways to explore cruelty-free beauty is through a cruelty-free subscription box. Not only are they a fun surprise in the mail once a month, but they’re an awesome way to discover new products or try things you might be hesitant about. Cruelty-free beauty subscriptions also make great holiday gifts. They’re ethical […]
We've outlined some great cruelty-free Halloween makeup brands grouped by budget, as well as options for hair color and clean-up come November 1.
With summer winding down, we’re not just ushering in autumn, but the back-to-school season as well. For years, I’ve thought of September as a clean slate—even after I was done with school. So whether you or your kids are heading back, or you’re into that clean slate feeling yourself, why not make a new school year resolution to go cruelty-free?
If you’re new to cruelty-free shopping, you may be a little hesitant to give up your tried-and-true laundry detergents. After all, can something all-natural or nearly 100 percent plant-based really stand up to kids, pets, and red wine stains?
Summer is in full-swing, and if you’ve already embarked on your cruelty-free journey, you may be looking for ethical replacements for some of your summer beauty favorites. Whether it’s sunscreen, a great nail polish for your vacation-inspired mani-pedi, or safe, effective insect repellant, there is a cruelty-free option to fit your needs and your budget.