When I first heard about Ella + Mila nail polish, I was intrigued by their adorable packaging and color selection. Hearing more about Ella + Mila had me even more interested. Ella + Mila is not only cruelty free and vegan, but was created because the founders wanted to create a high-end nail polish line that was also eco-friendly. They release new collections of shades often.
I received a few bottles of Ella + Mila nail polish to try out and wanted to share my thoughts here. In this post, I will be sharing my overall thoughts on each shade that I used.
Claims: “With a passion for color and dedication to healthy beauty, the founders strive to provide fashion-forward lacquer without compromise. Often likened to the staying power of gel, the much-appraised Ella+Mila formula is a luxury innovation that lasts long without harmful chemicals. In addition to being chip-resistant, quick dry and high shine, Ella+Mila nail colors contain no Toluene, Dibutyl Phthalate (DBP), Formaldehyde, Formaldehyde Resin or Camphor, making it a five chemical-free product.”
Continue reading to the Ella + Mila Nail Polish Review!
When I first switched to using all vegan beauty and household products, I was really surprised at how easy it was to find vegan nail polish. There are a lot of cruelty free brands that offer a lot of vegan options and there are also a lot of strictly vegan nail polish brands too. A lot of people have seemed really surprised when they learn that all nail polish isn’t vegan.
People know about animal testing and what brands to avoid because of that, but not about animal ingredients that polish can contain. The short story is that a lot of brands test on animals, but a lot of nail polish also contains animal ingredients. Read more about what makes nail polish vegan and learn what these animal ingredients are.
Below are brands who are not only cruelty free, but also do not use any animal ingredients in their nail polish.
- a England
- AILA Cosmetics
- Beauty Without Cruelty
- Color Club
- Deborah Lippmann (the nail polishes are all vegan, but not all treatments are)
- Ella + Mila
- Elysian Nail Lacquer
- Joshik Polish
- Kester Black
- La Couleur Couture (LACC)
- Lime Crime
- Manic Panic
- Mineral Fusion
- No Miss
- Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics (OCC)
- ORLY (the nail polishes are all vegan, but not all treatments are)
- piCture pOlish
- Piggy Paint
- Priti NYC
- Ruby Kisses
- Trust Fund Beauty
Do you know of other vegan nail polish brands? Please comment and let me know! I’d love to keep expanding this list to include more options!