Not so long ago, you’d be surfing the web in search of vegan skincare and getting yourself into debt paying for international shipping.
Thankfully, along with high-speed Internet and express deliveries, the world of cruelty-free beauty has come a long way.
So whether you’re a long-time vegan or you’re feeling compelled to do your bit post-Cowspiracy, here are six products for a glow to make your pals green with envy.
Has road rage has released your salty alter ego? Or do you fear your face melting off and ruining your selfies in Bali? Whatever is it that’s causing your anxiety will banished with one spritz of this ultra-calming mist. Ahhh!
If your skin has seen better days, then try this intensive treatment moisturiser by Goldfaden. Packed with powerful antioxidants, anti-pollution protection and clarifying BHAs, it’ll work hard to minimise breakouts and reveal soft-as-a-baby skin.
While it’s fluorescent bottle reflects the brand’s green ethos, it may also conjure up images of Professor Snape’s dungeon. Fair game, after all this magical potion is rich in vitamin C and retinol – both ingredients known to enhance cell turnover and prevent fine lines.
Infused with plant extracts, ocean minerals, anti-ageing reishi mushroom and vitamin C for good measure, Kat Burki’s lightweight but super hydrating moisturiser will have you looking radiant all-year round.
We’ve always been a sucker for Ren’s clean packaging, British heritage and animal-free product line-up and this little jar has equally won our hearts. A lifesaver for those with sensitive skin, this blend of olive, almond, borage and linseed oils melts into your pores as you sleep so you’ll wake up looking like you had a better night than Sleeping Beauty herself.
Powered by botanicals, Chantecaille is the real deal – yes, they’ve been cruelty-free before it was considered ‘cool’ to have a conscience. With that in mind, you’ll know that their products actually work and this soothing mask is no different. We’ve tried it on nasty windburn and it feels like a hug from an angel.
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