Committing to a vegan lifestyle can be incredibly difficult if you also love your makeup, skincare, and general beauty products. If you want to go completely vegan across all aspects of your life, you’re looking at a very diminished pool of brands you can shop from.

Luckily, we’re here to do a bunch of the hard work for you. Not only are all of these brands 100% vegan, they’re also good brands that create products that truly do work.

FRENCH GIRL

French Girl @ Mecca Facial Polish, $32

French Girl was a much-hyped Etsy brand that’s now found it’s way into Mecca stores, c/o their excellent Trove line of niche beauty brands. Everything in the range is made from organic ingredients, which are also botanically derived, vegan and cruelty free.

 

SKYN ICELAND

Skyn Iceland @ Mecca Nordic Skin Peel, $66

Skyn uses rare Icelandic ingredients like Icelandic waters, angelica archangelica, butterfly bush and arctic berries to produce products that are a god-send for sensitive or stressed skin.

HERBIVORE BOTANICALS

Herbivore Botanicals @ Sephora Rose Hibiscus Face Mist, $22

Not only do all of Herbivore’s products look magnifique on your bathroom shelf, they’re committed to being 100% vegan and natural.

YOUTH TO THE PEOPLE

Youth To The People @ Sephora Age Prevention Superfood Mask, $62

Youth To The People, formed by two brothers, is all about combining superfoods and science. Formulas feature 100 percent vegan ingredients, cold-pressed extracts, and gentle preservatives.

ODACITE

Odacite Jojoba Lavender Facial Serum For Clogged Pores, $49.95

Odacite are all about their serums – they’ve got a huge range, with each catering to a different skin concern. They hand-select each ingredient, using potent botanicals that are organic and wild-crafted.

HURRAW!

Hurraw! @ Nourished Life Organic Black Cherry Lip Balm, $6.45

People literally lose it over these organic and vegan lip balms, which come in tinted and un-tinted versions, and are formulated using Sweet Almond Oil, Coconut Oil and Jojoba Seed Oil.

PAI

Pai Geranium and Thistle Rebalancing Day Cream, $66

Although Pai means ‘goodness’ in Maori, this skincare brand is actually from London. They don’t test on animals, use only sustainable plant ingredients and choose recyclable or biodegradable packaging wherever possible, as part of their commitment to championing the environment.

Image: Instagram / @herbivorebotanicals