The Cruelty-Free Beauty Brands You'll Want to Start Using Right Away

We love hearing from Byrdie readers, and when one beauty lover, Elizabeth from Houston, Texas, left a comment on our Facebook page inquiring about cruelty-free beauty brands, we leapt at the chance to shed some light on the ever-growing category of cruelty-free cosmetics. Hair, skin, nails, and makeup—the options are on the rise in all areas of beauty. And they’re not just cruelty-free anymore either. Looking for vegan, eco-friendly, or gluten-free choices? The beauty industry is full of over-achievers.

Scroll through to see our favourites—the ones you’ll want to start using right away!