Beauty with a conscience
Day in and day out, many of us cover our faces and bodies in makeup, oils and countless other lotions and potions. But do we really know what we’re putting on our skin? In the age we live in and with the growing concern for the welfare of animals and the standards to which they are kept, it’s still shocking to see how many of our favourite brands continue to test its products on animals.
Living in Hong Kong, with the pollution, weather and work-hard/play-hard lifestyle, a girl does tend to rely on her products to keep herself feeling 100%; but wouldn’t it be nice to know that we can start making a difference by changing what we slather onto our bodies (and make ourselves feel fabulous while we’re at it!?)
Here are some of our top picks for cruelty free makeup and skincare brands to try out now…
Read more: Natural Skincare: Your Ultimate Step-By-Step Shopping List
Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on November 8, 2016 and was updated on January 10, 2018
Featured image courtesy of Getty. Image #1 courtesy of Trilogy HK via Facebook, image #2 courtesy of LUSH Hong Kong via Facebook, image #3 courtesy of Coconut Matter, image #4 courtesy of Aesop, image #5 courtesy of ctilburymakeup via Instagram, image #6 courtesy of BareMinerals HK via Facebook, image #7 courtesy of Urban Decay Cosmetics via Facebook, image #8 courtesy of Too Faced Cosmetics via Facebook, image #9 courtesy of Gourmet Skin Bar via Facebook, image #10 courtesy of Purearth via Facebook, image #11 courtesy of The Body Shop via Facebook, image #12 courtesy of Ouai Haircare via Facebook, image #13 courtesy of John Masters Organics Hong Kong & Macau via Facebook, image #14 courtesy of Kari Gran Skincare and Mineral Makeup via Facebook, image #15 courtesy of Glossier via Facebook