THE ULTIMATE CRUELTY-FREE PERFUME GUIDE

The mainstream fashion industry can turn out to be really harsh when it comes to handling animals with compassion and love; you’d be surprised to know that many renowned brands, even fragrance companies, are still testing their final products on animals.

If this’s certainly not your thing, you might be interested in stocking up some cruelty-free perfumes! There are so many outstanding vegan and cruelty-free perfume companies that are quite easy to find. Selecting a vegan perfume or cruelty-free fragrance usually meant that you were going to a local healthy food market in the past.

However, today even high-end retail stores like Sephora and Amazon carry the most beautiful and top-notch cruelty-free perfume brands for our vegan supporters. These beauties are available in solid perfumes, timeless spray bottles and also perfume wipes for travelling purposes. You can also buy these products from the company’s official website and stores or from other renowned online portals like BeautyHabit, Spirit Beauty Lounge or The Detox Market.

Here’s a list of the top aromatic lines that’re contradicting animal testing with their exquisite cruelty-free scents and are true to what they claim.

ARQUISTE

The US-based brand has confirmed that they, nor any of their suppliers or third parties, believe in policies where products are tested on animals during production. Also, they don’t supply or sell their items to China (animal testing is mandatory as per the Chinese law). Their lovely Eau de Parfum line varies from $165 – $190 with scents that are sure to leave you in awe.

PENHALIGON’S (Parent Company Isn’t Cruelty-Free)

One more niche fragrance house that doesn’t sell products in China and answers all your questions! Been in market since 1870 (you heard that right), the UK-based perfume brand is a professional scent market leader with prices ranging from $95 – $150.

D.S. AND DURGA (PRICE RANGE: $98 – $145)

A pure cruelty-free brand that produces fragrances in small batches using their very own range of premium raw materials! The company’s inspiration consists of “native ritual medicines, outdated herbals wisdom, historical movements, legends and lore and Americana.”

LE LABO (Parent Company Isn’t Cruelty-Free)

Though Le Labo has recently been bought by Estee Lauder, it still remains cruelty-free and hasn’t entered the Chinese markets as yet. “We believe that are countless bottles of fragrances and not many soulful perfumes”, they state. An average perfume bottle costs around $160.

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The company creates fragrances with a beautiful message “Make Perfume and Not War”.  Based in Canada, the line sources their fair-trade ingredients and oils from nations that’re being reconstructed after being devastated by war. The products are quite fairly-priced. Do give them a try!

HONORE DES PRES (FULL-SIZE BOTTLE PRICE: $84)

Go all natural with Honore des Pres- a fragrant house that has been creating gorgeous, deluxe fragrances using absolutely zero synthetic elements. All ingredients used are 100% natural and highly aromatic.

MY DAUGHTER FRAGRANCES (PRICE: $85)

A lovely and small all natural brand, developing fragrances in France without any harmful ingredients like parabens or phthalates!

LUSH (AVERAGE PRICE: $50)

We’ve all heard of this high-end brand for its exceptional range of solid scents and very nice alcohol-based sprays. Their Sikkim Girls perfume is rich in Tuberoses and Jasmine- a must-have fragrance for those on the lookout for true love. Check out their store or online website for more products.  

PACIFICA (FULL-SIZE BOTTLE PRICE: $22)

Pacifica is a great option if you’re new towards cruelty-free perfumes since they’ve a huge variety of scents to woo you away. They’re also very affordable and purely vegan.

Their French lilac’s aromatic roll-ons (price: $12) are your go-to scents for a sweet-smelling body and are also travel-friendly. The packaging is exceptionally adorable with dancing unicorns decorating it.

AROMI (PRICE: $12)

This cosmetic house is mainly known for its divine lipcolors however, they’re also famous for creating some charming varieties of solid cologne for women and scents for women. Aromi perfume range comes with humorous labels such as “Foxy Lady,” Hipster,” and “Hot Mess” to shine and enjoy from within.

TSI~LA (FULL-SIZE FRAGRANCE BOTTLE STARTING FROM: $125)

They’re not just natural and organic, but also purely vegan with exotic aroma.

LAVANILA (FULL-SIZE FRAGRANCES PRICE: $58)

Lavanila is popular for its range of “healthy deodorants” however, they also manufacture some great perfumes that’re equally healthy and also free from any possible toxic chemicals.

A PERFUME ORGANIC (PRICE: $65)

Non-toxic fragrance with ingredients that are 100% natural and vegan as well! The brand offers five perfumes in eco-friendly and cute, attractive packaging and smells like bourbon with lemon sorbet.

ECCO BELLA (PRICE: $30)

Ecco Bella is an organic beauty line that makes everything from makeup to skincare. They also provide a huge range of green, seductive Eau de Parfums, made only from essential oils (spices, herbs, frits and flowers) and are totally synthetic free.

TERRANOVA RAIN SILKY BODY MIST (PRICE: $16)

Need something to keep you all airy and fresh during the summers? This alcohol-free gem is all what you need to do the trick! A fragrance line offering a vast collection of body mists, perfumes and other remarkable bath and body products that are affordable and all-natural.

VERED ORGANIC BOTANICALS

One more cruelty-free and organic brand that offers skincare products and so much more! Check out variety of aromatic fragranced body oils that are made using a mix of essential oils and are 100% vegan.

LOTUS WEI (PRICE: $40)

This classic brand is based on releasing and relieving stress via flower aromatherapy. Lotus Wei also makes magical perfume mists that’re natural with certain heavenly organic ingredients.

FORAGER BOTANICALS: (FULL-SIZE BOTTLE PRICE: $98)

With vegan perfumes that offer natural fragrance, Forager Botanicals is free from any possible harmful chemicals.

FRENCH GIRL ORGANICS (PRICE: $55)

This marvelous brand is not just cruelty-free, but also natural and all-vegan. With their ingredients mostly innovative, organic and eye-catching minimalistic wrapping, what’s not to love? French girl organics offers a number of perfume collections as well.

AUPHORIE

This fragrance house is a Maison de Parfum, devoted completely to providing highly luxurious and original handcrafted scent and perfumes solutions that are 100% vegan. The products are created in small consignments using an extensive range of the best natural extracts and organic raw ingredients.

THE PINA COLADA PERFUME (AVERAGE PRICE: $16.25)

Passionate about your scents being “cruelty-free, vegan and tested only on willing humans?” This cheeky, sweet fragrance is just your thing!

Are you beginning to get a better understanding of which cruelty-free perfumes to buy?