Is Nivea Lip Balm Vegan and Cruelty-Free?


Nivea is a very popular brand for lip balm, but no, their products are not vegan (at least not currently). The biggest issue is that they likely test on animals, which is a deal-breaker. Many of their products also contain beeswax. For example, here’s an extract from their moisture lip care lip balm ingredients: … Beeswax, Glycerin, Water, Fragrance And beeswax is clearly not vegan. The...

The 5 Best Cruelty-Free Vegan Lip Balms For Men and Women


A few weeks ago, I realized I desperately needed a new lip balm. It got a lot colder and my lips were getting dry and cracked. When I looked for one in my local drugstore, every single one was not vegan. There were 3 main issues that I found: Beeswax (clearly not vegan) Lanolin (from sheep’s wool, not vegan). Some colorings are tested on animals Basically, 90% of lip balm out there is not...

Is Dial Soap or Body Wash Vegan?


This is an easy question to answer without even looking at the products themselves.
Dial tests their products on animals, making their soaps and body wash not vegan.
There are many vegan soap manufacturers, so you have plenty of choices to turn to.

Is Keratin Vegan?


Keratin is a type of fibrous structural protein. That doesn’t sound exciting, but it’s often added to shampoos and hair products in order to repair damaged hair, and sometimes keep hair straight. The sad thing is that most keratin comes from ground up animal hair, horns, hooves, and feathers. The vast majority of keratin is not vegan. Is There Such a Thing as Vegan Keratin? Yes...