ARBONNE – Various types
AVAILABLE AT – Shop Online (all profits from purchases made from the “shop online” link featured here, go to Happy Hooves Farm Sanctuary!)
(vegan confirmation:

AUSTRALIS  – Makeup, fake tan, nail polish
AVAILABLE AT – Most pharmacies and Priceline – or Shop Online
(vegan claim: “At Australis, we love animals! … We also know how much you love animals, so we want you to be able to shop our Vegan range too! Our vegan-friendly products do not contain any non-vegan raw materials like beeswax, Lanolin alcohol derivatives and Carmine. All of our suppliers are certified and listed on the Choose Cruelty-Free list and none of our ingredients or products have been tested on animals.)

CHANTECAILLE – Makeup, skincare, sun, fragrance, spa
AVAILABLE AT – or selected stores
(Vegan Claim: “All CHANTECAILLE products are not tested on animals. There are no animal derivatives, lanolin or mineral derivatives in the products. All skincare products are free of synthetic colors and fragrances, and do not contain any sulfate detergents, phthalates, nor petrochemicals.)
*Note! I noticed that makeup brushes sold on the AU shopping site state that they are made from squirrel hair!!! This is surprising from an otherwise seemingly ethical company. Avoid the brushes for now – I’ve sent an email to Chantecaille to get clarification. Interestingly, makeup brushes are not listed on the Chantecaille site.
– All products with a few exceptions (see vegan claim below)
AVAILABLE AT – Shop Online
Vegan Claim: Are Cover FX products vegan?
“Yes, all Cover FX products with the exception of MintTint FX & MintGlaze FX are vegan as well as cruelty-free.”

DU WOP – Foundation of Youth is vegan (not sure about other products – have sent email and waiting for reply, will update with more info soon)
AVAILABLE AT – Online at Feel Unique.
Vegan Claim: “Foundation of Youth is paraben-free, oil-free, vegan and uses an all natural preservative system derived from Japanese honeysuckle.  DuWop never tests products on animalsSEE LINK  (click the “more info” button)

ELF Cosmetics
AVAILABLE AT – Online & some pharmacies, cosmetic stores.
(Vegan Claim; “We do NOT test on animals or endorse such practices. Our products do not contain animal derived ingredients. Beeswax has been replaced by synthetic beeswax and lanolin has been replaced by Bis-Diglyceryl Polyacyladinpale-2. We currently support HSUS and are partners with PETA in the Caring Consumer Project. Please see our philosophy page for further explanation on our company.”

FURLESS – Brushes (plus mineral makeup and lip gloss)
AVAILABLE AT – Online (see link above)

GABRIEL Cosmetics (and skin care)
AVAILABLE AT – Online (US based)
Website –

JANE IREDALE (pure moist lipsticks)
Website –

NATIO – Cosmetics (and skincare)
NOTE – Everything is vegan but the lip colour and lipstick. Look in the FAQ’s Everything else is cruelty free, animal by-product free and animal testing free.
AVAILABLE AT – and in most supermarkets & chemists, Australia wide. Store finder here:

LAVERA – Varying types
AVAILABLE AT – ic_cosmetics and and many health food shops & some chemists

LOGONA – Varying types
AVAILABLE AT – and and PAWS Perth

MANIC PANIC – Various types

MODEL CO – Various types – see link below for vegan range.
AVAILABLE AT – Online, Priceline, Chemists, Woolworths
WEBSITE – Shop online – vegan range
NOTE! Not all products are vegan – see link above.

OBSESSIVE COMPULSIVE COSMETICS – face, eyes, lips, nails
(Vegan Claim:

WOTNOT – Vegan makeup brushes
(the only products Wotnot have that they claim to be fully vegan are their makeup brushes  All other products do not have a vegan claim on individual product description pages so it would be worth checking with them first if you wish to try their other products (sun care, skin care & baby products)

ZUZU LUXE – Cosmetics created by Gabrielle Brand.
AVAILABLE AT – (lipsticks Starlet and Vino De Amour come highly recommended!)

Posted by animalactionist

Co-Owner/Founder/Director of Animal Actionist Ltd & Happy Hooves Farm Sanctuary. It's all for the animals.


  1. animalactionist 26 Nov, 2011 at 7:31 am

    Mandie Maree Rodgers says:
    I have found the best Vegan Lipstick, try Starlet and Vino De Amour



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