Most people are unaware that the makeup they apply isn’t vegan friendly. There is no need to use animal products to look good and feel great. This applies to other accessories that you put together for your OOTD.
There are A LOT of cruelty-free vegan makeup brands that offer a superior product to non-vegan brands. Most brands use carmine, lanolin, and beeswax that are all derived from animals. However, there is a growing number of brands that are reformulating or are developing cruelty-free way of making their products.
Below is an extensive list of quality products to choose from which haven’t been tested on animals and don’t have any animal products.
Please comment at the bottom of this post if you have tried any of the products below or would like us to include other vegan makeup brands in this post.
Organic/All Natural Options
INIKA Certified Organic Liquid with Hyaluronic Acid
Description: This product is perfect for those who want to improve their complexion.
It is made of organic ingredients that help you achieve moisturized and clear skin.
The liquid foundation is free from synthetic chemicals and oils.
Sappho New Paradigm Liquid
Description: The liquid foundation helps you achieve that glowing skin you’ve always wanted.
Itâ€™s a soothing, moisturizing foundation that you can use anytime.
The product doesn’t contain any wax, alcohol, or synthetic chemicals.
Description: The serum foundation provides medium to full coverage, making it perfect for those who are looking for a product that can help them achieve clear skin.
It’s available in different shades.
Description: You don’t need to spend a lot of money just to have that beautiful skin you have always wished for.
The Jane Iredale Glow Time Mineral BB Cream hides imperfections and protects your skin.
Description: The ILIA Vivid Foundation will leave your skin feeling fresh and soft.
It contains natural ingredients that won’t cause any harm to your skin.
The pigments are made from botanicals instead of synthetic dyes.
Light to Full Coverage
Description: The product not only gives you a flawless complexion, but protects your skin as well.
This is a lightweight foundation that also acts as a sunscreen.
With this foundation, you can correct problem areas on your face with ease.
Description: Â This is made of wild berry extracts, coconut, and purified water providing high opacity adjustable coverage and is perfect for all skin types and tones.
It uses organic ingredients to improve your skin tone without causing irritation or clogging pores.
There are different shades to pick from, so you will definitely find the right one for you.
Description: The Wet n Wild Ultimate Match SPF 15 Foundation uses natural dyes to help you achieve the perfect look.
It is easy to apply and provides your skin with the nourishment it needs.
Description: Â This product boasts a unique formula that locks in moisture and reduces the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines.
Fruit dyed foundation that conceals and tones skin imperfections, contains natural anti-aging compounds
Light to Medium
100% Pure â€“ Fruit Pigmented Tinted Moisturizer
Description: Made of organic ingredients such as white tea, pomegranate oil, acai oil, vitamins and pigments from fruits extracts.
This will leave your skin feeling soft and looking youthful.
It feels light and will not irritate your skin as itâ€™s made of natural organic ingredients.
Description: Feather light weight foundation, has SPF 20, 100% formulated without animal ingredients and harmful chemicals.
Fight the signs of aging with the Pacica Dreamy Cover Bare-faced Serum Foundation.
Its unique formula promotes skin elasticity and helps hide imperfections such as dark spots and fine lines.
Description: With its all-natural ingredients, the Face Atelier Ultra Foundation hydrates your skin and improves your natural glow without causing any irritation.
Your skin will feel softer, making you look and feel younger.
Description: The Sappho Essential Foundation is packed with organic ingredients that provide the full coverage you need.
It is enriched with antioxidants, phytonutrients, flavonoids, vegetable derived emulsifiers.
You can use the foundation to even out any discoloration or redness without feeling dry.
Description: You can look fabulous without spending a lot of money.
The Wet N Wild CoverAll Cream Foundation boasts a satin matte finish that feels and looks great on the skin.
Description: The foundation boasts a high quality formula that is perfect for every skin tone.
It provides a flawless finish, so just apply the foundation and you are good to go.
Gabriel â€“ Moisturizing Liquid
Description: The long-lasting formula is easy on the skin.
The Moisturizing Liquid Foundation is packed with natural ingredients that improve skin elasticity and smoothness.
You will feel and look great all day.
Medium to Full
Hourglass Immaculate Liquid Powder
Description: Enjoy a natural, paraben-free, and cruelty-free product.
The foundation gives you full coverage without clogging your pores.
Use the Hourglass Immaculate Liquid Powder Foundation to achieve a soft, clean look.
Description: The all-natural foundation is very lightweight yet effective in hiding imperfections such as wrinkles and dark spots.
It will keep your skin radiant and perfect for picture taking throughout the day.
Description: The 100% PURE Fruit Pigmented Healthy Foundation uses plant-based ingredients to provide the best coverage.
If you are looking for something that can correct problem spots, you should consider this product.
Description: The e.l.f. Acne Fighting Foundation is perfect for those want to hide trouble spots such as scars caused by pimples and acne.
It is composed of organic ingredients such as salicylic acid, tea tree, camphor, witch hazel, aloe vera, so you donâ€™t need to worry about any allergic reaction to harsh chemicals.
Kat Von D Lock-It
Description: The Kat Von D Lock-It Foundation provides the skin with the nourishment it needs.
Aside from being easy to apply, the foundation is also lightweight.
It provides long-lasting full coverage with beautiful finish, so youâ€™re always looking fresh.
Other Vegan Liquid Foundations to Try
Milk Makeup – Blur Liquid Matte
Description: The Blur Liquid Matte Foundation contains organic ingredients that help lock in moisture to keep skin soft and smooth.
This is free of sulfates, phthalates, parabens, gluten, and oil.
With this, your skin will feel and look vibrant all day.
Description: As the skin fights against stress, pollution and chemicals, it ends up looking dull, unclear and rough.
The Charlotte Tilbury â€˜Magicâ€™ Foundation provides the perfect coverage you need and will leave your skin looking fresh throughout the day.
With this, get long-lasting poreless and flawless coverage.
100% Pure: Black Tea Long Last
Description: If you want to create a perfect line that will not smudge, the 100% Pure: Black Tea Long Last Liquid Eye Liner is what you need.
It is made of micronized black tea leaves, all natural eyeliner, all-day smudge-proof.
It will last all day, so you donâ€™t need to retouch every now and then.
Description: Highly pigmented liner that is run-, fade-, crack-, melt- resistant, allows precise application.
It will remain throughout the day without flaking or smudging.
Apply the tattoo liner to emphasize your eyes.
Description: Water-resistant, cruelty-free eyeliner that comes with a slanted brush.
It stays on throughout the day and smudge-proof and long-lasting.
Description: Gluten free, formula includes jojoba oil for hydrating skin around the eyes, no coal tar and parabens.
Its long-wearing formula and easy application make it the perfect option for those who want to look great all day.
Description: Long lasting, water-resistant, richly pigmented liner.
The Illamasqua Precision Gel Liner allows you to easily create fine, fluid lines.
You can use it to emphasize the lashes on your upper lid to achieve a wide-eyed look.
Description: 100% vegan, lengthens, volumizes, and lifts lashes naturally, infused with rice protein, kelp extract, and vitamin B, no harmful ingredients.
The mascara will cover your lashes easily.
The brush can handle multiple coats without producing clumps.
If you want to emphasize your eyes, you should consider the Pacifica Beauty Dream Big Lash Extending 7 in 1 Mascara.
100% Pure Maracuja
Description: Color pigments from cocoa, coffee beans, black tea leaves, has pro-vitamin B5, vitamin e, gluten free, chemical-free, water resistant.
You donâ€™t need to worry about having mascara all over your face.
The 100% Pure Maracuja Mascara will curl, thicken, and stay on your lashes all day no matter how sweaty or oily your skin gets.
Description: PEG-free and paraben-free, 100% vegan, long lasting, smudge resistant.
If you have not been blessed with long lashes, you donâ€™t need to worry.
This will make your lashes look longer and help you achieve your desired look.
Description: Carbon pigment, water resistant, smudge free.
Since it is long-lasting, you donâ€™t need to re-apply every now and then to maintain your desired look.
With this mascara, your lashes will look thicker and longer.
Description: Waterproof, infused with vitamin B, coconut for hydration, no harmful chemicals.
If you tried various brands of mascara but didnâ€™t get your desired result, you should consider the Pacifica Beauty Aquarian Gaze Mascara.
It will not settle under the eyes or smear.
Juice Beauty Phyto-Pigments Ultra-Natural
Description: Made of organic ingredients, plant-based phytol-pigments, lightweight and smooth feel.
By applying this mascara, your lashes will look longer and thicker.
You donâ€™t need to wear eyelash extensions.
Just apply the Juice Beauty Phyto-Pigments Ultra-Natural Mascara to get your desired look.
Description: Enriched with vitamins and organic herbal extracts to protect lashes and encourage growth.
With this mascara, you donâ€™t need to worry about getting clumpy spider lashes.
The Zuzu Luxe Vegan Mascara can cover small or short lashes.
It has a nice dark black color that will last all day.
Description: Water-, sweat-, tear-proof, achieve longer, fuller, and thicker lashes.
You donâ€™t need to worry about your mascara smearing all over your face.
Since it is waterproof, you are assured that it will stay throughout the day.
Ecco Bella for Sensitive Eyes
Description: Gluten, fragrance, and paraben free, made of iron oxides coated with flower and natural clay wax.
The Ecco Bella Mascara doesnâ€™t smear or flake off.
It lasts and looks amazing all day.
You donâ€™t need to worry because when itâ€™s time to remove the mascara, it is easy to do so.
Vegan Lip Products
Description: Organic, raw ingredients, free of gluten and GMO.
The Hurraw! Lip Balm can be worn underneath your lipstick without affecting your desired color.
You donâ€™t need to suffer from dry lips when you have this lip balm.
Red Apple Lipstick Rallye
Description: Gluten-free, contains vitamin E, castor seed oil.
The Red Apple Lipstick Rallye Lip Balm contains natural ingredients, so you donâ€™t need to worry about applying something harsh to your lips.
It will keep your lips smooth and healthy.
Description: Sheer-colored, enriched with fatty acids derived from coconut and avocado oils, no harmful chemicals.
You donâ€™t need to deal with cracked and chapped lips.
Just apply the Pacifica Beauty Naked Quench Lip Balm to your lips, keep it soft, and smooth all day.
Crazy Rumors 100% Natural
Description: Made of moisturizing shea butter.
The Crazy Rumors 100% Natural Lip Balm feels moisturizing on the lips and gives it sheen.
The hydrating formula of the lip balm makes the lips look smooth and naturally beautiful.
100% PURE Fruit Pigmented Pomegranate Oil Anti Aging
Description: Has pomegranate oil concentrate, packed vitamins and antioxidants
The anti-aging lipstick moisturizes your lips and keeps it feeling soft.
Forget about any roughness or dryness after applying the lipstick.
Your lips will look great throughout the day.
KAT VON D STUDDED KISS
Description: Long lasting lipstick infused with essential vitamins E, C and A to leave skin soft.
You can use an applicator to keep the lipstick inside the lip line.
All essential vitamins will help in nourishing your lips.
Axiology – Organic, Vegan, Cruelty-free
Description: Made of all-natural ingredients and has no paraben, gluten, sulfate and palm oil.
The lipstick stays smooth. It will leave your lips soft throughout the day.
Say goodbye to excessive drying and flaunt beautiful and healthy lips with this.
Description: Long-lasting rich color made from 100% natural and cruelty-free ingredients without synthetic or harmful chemicals.
Au Naturale Eternity Lipstick is very easy to apply.
The lipstick leaves the lips moisturized and looking great all day.
e.l.f. Studio Moisturizing
Description: Â Enriched with vitamins C, A, E and shea butter to naturally hydrate and nourish lips.
When applied, your lip will look and feel smooth and stays that way throughout the day.
Description: Long-lasting, glides smoothly like a lip gloss but dries with a matte finish.
It dries fast but it wonâ€™t leave your lips dry.
Description: Cruelty-free, vegan, paraben and gluten free.
It dries down evenly and quickly.
The color stays well even when youâ€™re drinking or eating.
Simply apply the lipstick and enjoy its vivid color.
Description: Natural hydrating lipsticks with cocoa butter and pomegranate oil.
The 100% PURE Lip Caramel offers the perfect balance between a non-drying and long-lasting formula.
The lightweight, hydrating lipstick gives your lips slight sheen, so you donâ€™t need to worry about having dry lips.
Description: Applies like a lip gloss and dries with a matte finish, handmade from raw and cruelty-free materials, long lasting.
The Aromi Matte Liquid Lipstick applies flawlessly and stays perfect all day.
The matte finish doesnâ€™t look and feel dry, making it perfect for girls who are always on the go.
Pacifica Beauty Plushious
Description: Formulated without harmful chemicals such as phthalates, silicone, carmine, petroleum, 100% vegan
This lipstick has a rich formula that gives lips sheen, while flawlessly gliding over chaps or dry patches.
It doesnâ€™t contain any harsh chemicals and is completely safe to use.
Description: The set includes brushes for applying powders, eye shadow, blush, eyeliner, mascara, and lipstick.
If you want to deposit pigments or blend out your eye shadow, you can do so using the right brush.
Material: Vegan friendly bristles
Description: The set is composed of 5 brushes with synthetic bristles that can help you create your desired look.
Maybe you want to highlight your cheeks or eyes. Use the right brush for your goal.
Material: Soft synthetic brush bristles and bamboo handles
Description: You can use the brushes to blend or dust off excess powder.
The set includes 15 brushes, so you can pick the one that suits your needs.
Use the brushes to highlight your best assets.
Material: Taklon bristles
Description: You can use the brushes to buff any kind of foundation to blend into a flawless finish.
It comes with a pouch where you can store the brushes after using them.
Material: Non-irritating synthetic fibers, wooden handle
Description: The set includes synthetic brushes that can be used for blush and blending makeup.
The brushes distribute the powder evenly and densely, which is great for blending in and softening your desired areas.
Material: Taklon synthetic brush bristles
Description: The Wet N Wild set includes 17 brushes for applying foundation, eye shadow, lipstick and blush and brushing eyebrows.
You can also use the brushes for blending and contouring.
Material: Soft synthetic fibers
Kat Von D
Description: If you are in a hurry but you still want to look great, you can use this set of high quality brushes to create the perfect look.
Complete your Kat Von D brushes with getting all their synthetic brushes to apply makeup perfectly.
Material: Soft synthetic brush, sleek stiletto handles
Description: The set includes brushes with high quality synthetic fibers that allow you to apply powder or other cosmetics with ease.
The wooden handle makes it easy to hold the brushes.
Material: Best grade synthetic fibers, thick wooden handle
Dose of Colors
Description: Create the perfect look with these brushes.
The soft synthetic bristles will not irritate your skin, so you donâ€™t need to worry about developing rashes.
With these brushes, you can apply makeup flawlessly.
Material: Ultra soft synthetic bristles
Description: If you want to get a variety of high quality brushes at a reasonable price, you should consider the Au Naturale set.
The brushes are soft as well as cruelty-free.
Material: Plush vegan bristles with faux leather brush case
Description: You donâ€™t need to worry about getting rashes or allergic reactions when you use the brushes from the set.
Each brush is hypoallergenic, so youâ€™re assured that itâ€™s safe to use.Â
Material: Hypoallergenic synthetic brushes
Beauty without Cruelty
Description: Â The set includes 8 brushes with a wooden handle.
Applying makeup is easier with these brushes.
You can easily blend your makeup to perfection and get professional results without going to a salon.
Material: Synthetic brush, wooden handle
Description: Create a set of your own makeup brushes by getting the ones you need the most from 100% Pure.
You can complete a set that includes 10 brushes for foundation, blush, eye shadow and eyeliner.
Material: Synthetic brushes made from recycled plastic bottles
Description: If you need cruelty-free brushes, you will definitely like this set.
The travel-friendly set comes with brushes for the eyebrow, shadow, and face.
You can blend out your eye shadow lines using the brushes.
Material: Soft synthetic bristles
Description: The set includes 4 brushes that allow you to achieve the perfect look with ease.
The bristles can pick up the right amount of powder to apply on your face.
Material: Aluminum ferrules, synthetic brushes
Description: Â The kit is perfect for those who are always on the go.
The set include travel-sized brushes, so you can bring it anytime you want.
You can stash the set in your suitcase or bag.
Material: Fiberluxe technology used on bristles, soft-touch brush handles
Description:Â The set comes with buffing, foundation, detailer and contour brushes and a pouch where you can store the brushes.
It is lightweight, so you can bring it anywhere, and anytime you want.
Material: Synthetic cruelty-free brushes