Updates to the Cruelty Free & Vegan Brand List

Updates to the Cruelty Free & Vegan Brand List

One thing that many Logical Harmony readers may not realize is that the Cruelty Free & Vegan Brand List is updated about once a week. In an effort to be more transparent with readers about these updates a recap will be posted once or twice a month of the brands who have been added to various sections of the list. That way, it will make it easier for you to stay up to date on what brands have been contacted and what their responses have been.

Brands added to the cruelty free and vegan brand list are brands who have confirmed they are completely cruelty free and have vegan options, if not being 100% vegan. This means that they have confirmed they do not test the products on animals as a finished product, during production, to comply with local and regional laws or use ingredients that have been tested on animals. This list does include brands who are cruelty free but have a parent company that tests on animals, but in cases like this it will be noted next to the brand. Brands recently added to the brands to love section –

  • Ardell
  • Coola Skincare
  • Herban Cowboy
  • Mi-Me
  • Napoleon Perdis
  • Overall Beauty Minerals
  • Paula’s Choice
  • Root Science

The grey area section is for brands that have responded, but I have been unable to get a clear response from. Typically these are brands who say that they are cruelty free, but won’t speak to production, finished product, ingredient suppliers or testing to comply with local laws. Brands recently added to the grey area section –

  • Taya Beauty

Brands added to the brands to avoid section are those who have confirmed that they test on animals themselves, to comply with local and regional laws, or use ingredient suppliers that test on animals. Brands recently added to the brands to avoid section –

  • Biotherm
  • Phyto
  • Tweezerman

Brands added to the pending brands section are those that I  have recently been reached out to with questions about their stance on animal testing and use of animal ingredients. Brands recently added to the pending brands section –

  • Body Time
  • Prai
  • Vitabath

Curious about a brand and don’t see it on the full list of cruelty free and vegan brands? Please leave a comment there and let me know!


  1. I was just wondering if you know if The Body Shop is cruelty free & Vegan.
    I am having a hard time finding places that sell these products. nature’s gate and Method are the only ones I can find. I live in Canada. Deoderant has been the hardest. I find they work alright but then I stick by the end of the day. I have a labour intensive job, but work with the public so I don’t want to stick for the last half of my shift. Do you recommend any particular brand?

  2. Hi there!

    So happy that Napolean Perdis has been moved to CF list!!! I can now purchase that
    powder have wanted to try for soooo long!! Thanks so much for your persistence and your love for all animals!!
    ps..N Perdis is also still on grey area list…

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