Essence is cruelty-free.
This brand has confirmed that it is truly cruelty-free. They don't test finished products or ingredients on animals, and neither do their suppliers or any third-parties. They also don't sell their products where animal testing is required by law.
At a Glance
|Finished products tested on animals||No|
|Ingredients tested on animals||No|
|Suppliers test on animals||No|
|Third party animal testing||No|
|Sold in mainland China||No|
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Essence's Vegan Product List
Although Essence isn’t 100% vegan, they offer a selection of vegan-friendly products. The following products don’t contain any animal-derived ingredients:
- 10 SEC NAIL OIL
- 24ever ink liner
- BLOOM BABY, BLOOM! healthy glow primer oil
- BLOOM BABY, BLOOM! nectar lipgloss
- Blush brush
- blush lighter
- BRONZED this way! baked bronzy blush
- BRONZED this way! bronzer brush
- BRONZED this way! matt bronzer
- BRONZED this way! shimmering body oil
- BYE BYE PANDA EYES! mascara
- CHOOSE YOUR Glow! highlighter palette
- city palette Hallo Berlin!
- coconut kiss caring lip peeling
- fruit kiss caring lip balm
- GROWTH BOOSTER BASE COAT STRONGER GROWTH
- HIGH BEAUTY caring lip balm
- HIGH BEAUTY face mask
- HIGH BEAUTY fixing compact powder
- HIGH BEAUTY hydrating face primer
- HIGH BEAUTY mattifying make-up fixing mist
- HIGH BEAUTY under eye brightening concealer
- HIGH BEAUTY vegan volume mascara
- Highlighter brush
- it’s BRUSH hour! brush holder
- it’s BRUSH hour! eyeshadow blender brush
- it’s BRUSH hour! eyeshadow shader
- it’s BRUSH hour! face brush
- it’s BRUSH hour! foundation buffer brush
- it’s BRUSH hour! precise eyeshadow brush
- it’s BRUSH hour! precise face brush
- JELLY NAIL POLISH REMOVER
- lashes to impress 07 bundled single lashes
- my SKIN PERFECTOR LOOSE FIXING POWDER
- my SKIN PERFECTOR TINTED PRIMER
- NAIL & CUTICLE CREAM
- REPAIR & CARE BASE COAT REGENERATING
- RIDGE FILLER BASE COAT SMOOTH NAILS
- sprinkled CHROME eyeshadow (01, 02)
- STRONG HARDENER NAIL TREATMENT ADVANCED
- sun club luminous bronzing powder
- sun club matt bronzing powder
- Sunset Beach semi matte nail polish set
How We Classify Brands Like Essence As Cruelty-Free
We communicate directly with brands regarding their animal testing policy. Brands are only added to our cruelty-free directory once they answer all our questions and they meet our cruelty-free criteria.
- Does your brand test on animals, for either finished products or ingredients?
- Do your suppliers test on animals? How do you ensure this?
- Do any third-parties test on animals on your behalf?
- Do you test on animals where required by law?
- In which countries are your products sold (excluding online sales)?
Learn more about the Cruelty-Free 5 (our cruelty-free criteria) and why we ask brands these specific questions.
Some brands are listed as cruelty-free by organizations such as PETA or the Leaping Bunny program. These brands are not automatically added to our list, and we sometimes find that PETA-approved brands don’t meet our cruelty-free criteria.