With vegan and cruelty-free living becoming more mainstream, more people are looking to make the switch to cruelty-free brands. And what better place to start than with your skincare routine?
So if you’re on a budget but are looking for something more ethical, keep reading for 10 affordable cruelty-free skincare brands you need to know.
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Get soft, smooth skin with this Korean skincare brand. All 100% vegan and cruelty-free.
Certified vegan and cruelty-free, this Instagram-worthy brand is a one-stop-shop for all things skincare and beauty. They also offer a recycling program to earn points for the products you recycle!
This minimalist skincare brand is 100% vegan and cruelty-free. If you’re looking for a no-bullshit skincare brand, this brand is just for you.
At the higher end of the price range, Derma E is a great choice if you’re looking for something a bit more expensive, but still available in everyday stores. All of their products are vegan and cruelty-free so you’ll have plenty of options.
Acure is a high-quality, affordable skincare brand for all your skincare needs. All of their products are 100% vegan and certified cruelty-free.
Yes To is a popular drugstore bath and body (and skincare) brand that offers several collections like their cucumber, tomato, watermelon, and grapefruit lines. Not all of their products are vegan, (check out their vegan product list here), but all of their products are cruelty-free.
100% cruelty-free and made with vegetarian ingredients, Alba Botanica is a great affordable option. The only products that are not vegan are their lip balms, lip glosses, Hawaiian Sugar Cane Body Polish, and their Un-Petroleum Multi-Purpose Jelly.
This body and skincare brand is an affordable cruelty-free staple. All of their products are vegan with the exception of four lip balms that contain beeswax.
Known for their super affordable vegan and cruelty-free makeup, ELF now offers skincare too! Just like their makeup, the entire skincare line is 100% vegan and cruelty-free and very much affordable.
This brand isn’t necessarily skincare, but sunscreen is an essential part in taking care of your skin. And Sun Bum is a fantastic choice for vegan, cruelty-free, and reef safe sunscreen.
A Final Note
There you have it, 10 best cruelty-free skincare brands on a budget. What brand would you check out from this list?
If you have any questions on cruelty-free skincare, or cruelty-free living, feel free to leave your comments below. Happy shopping!