Dove is in the grey area

Dove is in the grey area

It's currently unclear whether or not Dove is cruelty-free, since they haven't provided enough information. Some brands that fall under this category refuse to share their complete animal testing policy or answer questions about their cruelty-free status.

Parent company:

Unilever

Dove sells some products in China. They are able to bypass pre-market animal testing, however there’s a small risk of post-market animal testing. For this reason we have moved them from the list of cruelty-free brands to the grey area.

Is Dove owned by a parent company that tests on animals?

Dove is owned by Unilever, a company that tests on animals. Not only is Dove not cruelty-free but neither is their parent company.

Is Dove certified cruelty-free by any organizations?

No, Dove is not certified by any organizations.

Is Dove vegan?

Dove might offer some vegan products, however because this company is not cruelty-free, we recommend avoiding any products they offer even if they are vegan.

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