Dr. Jart+ is not cruelty-free

Dr. Jart+ is not cruelty-free

Dr. Jart+ is not cruelty-free. They may test on animals, either themselves, through their suppliers, or through a third party. Brands who fall under this category could also be selling products where animal testing is required by law.

  • Finished products tested on animals

    Yes, where required by law

  • Ingredients tested on animals

    Uncertain

  • Suppliers test on animals

    Uncertain

  • Third party animal testing

    Yes, where required by law

  • Sold where animal testing is required by law

    Yes

Official Animal Testing Policy:

“Dr. Jart+ USA does NOT test on animals, however, our global team does in countries where it is mandated (i.e. China).”

The Truth About Dr. Jart+'s Animal Testing Policy

Although Dr. Jart+ as a company claims not to test on animals, they nevertheless pay others to test their products on animals “where required by law”. This means that Dr. Jart+ is not cruelty-free.

When companies claim that they test on animals “where required by law”, it typically means that they sell their products in mainland China, where cosmetics are legally required to be tested on animals.

To learn more about animal testing laws in China, click here.

Our Correspondence With Dr. Jart+

Since Dr. Jart+ doesn’t list their animal testing policy anywhere on their website, we reached out to them directly. This is the full response we received:

Hello,

Thank you so much for reaching out. Dr. Jart+ USA does NOT test on animals, however, our global team does in countries where it is mandated (i.e. China). Feel free to reach out over further concerns.

Sincerely,

Dr. Jart+ USA Team

Is Dr. Jart+ owned by a parent company that tests on animals?

Dr. Jart+ is not owned by a parent company that tests on animals.

Is Dr. Jart+ sold where animal testing is required by law?

Yes, Dr. Jart+ is available for sale in countries with mandatory animal testing. This means that their products were likely tested on animals.

Is Dr. Jart+ certified cruelty-free by any organizations?

No, Dr. Jart+ is not certified by any organizations.

Is Dr. Jart+ vegan?

Dr. Jart+ 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.

How do you determine that brands like Dr. Jart+ are not cruelty-free?

Most brands don't publicly display their full animal testing policies. We contact brands directly with our questions in order to get their complete policy. If any brand states that they, their suppliers, or any third party test on animals, the brand is listed as "not cruelty-free."

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