As you may know, I’m a vegetarian and a massive animal lover. Our two house rabbits really are my little fur babies and they mean the world to me. So when I see images of animals, especially rabbits, being used in cosmetic testing, it makes my heart weep.
One of my new years resolutions for 2016 was to make sure that all of my cosmetic, skin and haircare products were cruelty free. After a bit of trial and error, I’ve finally found some products that I love. I’m still looking for a good face cream, so if anybody has any recommendations, please let me know! *UPDATE* I’m discovered the Nutriganics range from The Body Shop and LOVE them!
Shampoo – LUSH “New” Shampoo Bar
Conditiner – LUSH “Jungle” Solid Conditioner
Soap/Hand Wash – Dr Bronner’s Pure-Castile Liquid Soap
Body Lotion – Soley Organics Lind Líkamskrem
Body Scrub – Rituals Sakura Scrub
Shower Gel – Rituals Zensation Foaming Shower Gel
Make-up Remover – The Body Shop Camomile Waterproof Make-Up Remover
Deodorant – The Body Shop Strawberry Deodorant
Hand Sanitizer – Dr Bronner’s Organic Hand Sanitizer
Although testing cosmetic products on animals is illegal in the EU, some cosmetics companies may be conducting cruel tests in other parts of the world. Check out this list to find brands that are GUARANTEED to be 100% cruelty-free: petauk.org/crueltyfreecosmetics or download the Bunny Free App so you can while you are out shopping.
The world needs more happy bunnies!