following article was written by Vanessa Cunningham.
Resolve to be cruelty-free in
2013! Whether you've sworn off products tested on animals for years or you're
new to the world of beauty
without bunnies, make this year a great one for animals. There are tons of great cosmetics and
beauty products that keep you looking gorgeous, without harming any animals.
Not sure if your favorite
products are cruelty-free? Check out our searchable online database, where we have complete lists of companies that do test and companies that don't
test on animals. You can also order our cruelty-free shopping guide and keep it in your bag to check for cruelty on the go! While you're out
shopping, we also suggest checking labels for "cruelty-free" logos
and to be sure that products are vegan as well.
Now, here are my 10 must-have
cruelty-free vegan products for the year:
1. Mineral Natural Volumizing
Mascara by e.l.f. ($5)
2. Studio Endless Eyes Pro Mini
Eyeshadow Palette by e.l.f. ($5)
3. 24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencil (in
Perversion) by Urban Decay ($19)
4. Absolutely Flawless Concealer by
Too Faced ($20)
5. LipSurgence Matte Lip Tint by
6. Celestial Lotion by LUSH ($24.95)
7. Organic Infused Blush by
AfterGlow Cosmetics ($26)
8. Surreal Skin Mineral Makeup by
Urban Decay ($31)
9. Good Karma Powder Brush by Urban
10. Amazon Bronze Amazonian Clay
& Annatto Body Bronzer by Tarte ($37)
Do you have a favorite cruelty-free
vegan beauty product that you think should have made the cut? Share it below!
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