Vegan makeup products are increasing in popularity as the vegan population continues to increase. However, while you thought that the carmine in your lipstick was bad, turns out that makeup brushes can be made from animals too.
I’m sure you really want a good makeup brush; however, it doesn’t have to be made from an animal to be considered “good quality”.
Here are our favourite beauty brands that carry vegan makeup brushes.
Urban Decay is a popular cosmetics brand whose headquarters are in Newport Beach, California. All of their brushes are vegan; however, not all of their makeup products are.
Any vegan product they carry is marked as vegan.
100% Pure is a 100% pure company. All of their products are vegan, organic, cruelty-free and free from artificial colours, fragrances and other toxins.
Based in Silicon Valley, 100% Pure shows their love and support towards animals by refusing to use any animal ingredients in their makeup products and brushes, with their only exception of using cruelty-free honey in a few of their products.
All of their brushes are made from synthetic fibres.
EcoTools is a cruelty-free brand that offers vegan makeup brushes made from synthetic materials, such as bamboo and synthetic bristles.
EcoTools is the perfect alternative to animal-derived brushes and is favoured by celebrities.
Emani is an all-vegan cosmetics brand, featuring products made from natural ingredients that are cruelty-free, recycled, organic and toxin-free.
They offer a variety of different brush sizes.
Furless is a cruelty-free brand that sells makeup brushes that are vegan and fur-free.
Furless offers a variety of smooth vegan makeup brushes, their most popular ones being their bamboo brushes. They also offer brushes for blending and shading, blush, eyeshadow, foundation, concealer, lips, and more.
Alima Pure is a cruelty-free cosmetics brand that uses all-natural ingredients in all of their products. They offer a wide range of brushes from foundation brushes to concealer brushes and more.
In addition, Alima Pure is a part of 1% for the Planet, donating 1% of their annual gross revenue to organizations that help contribute towards making our planet a healthier place.