Is Sun Bum Cruelty-Free?

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Is Sun Bum Cruelty-Free?

Sun Bum is cruelty-free. The brand has confirmed their cruelty-free status with CFK. They don't test finished products or ingredients on animals, and neither do their suppliers or any third-parties. We've also verified that their products are not tested on animals anywhere in the world, including mainland China.

Parent company:

S.C. Johnson

When you shop through the above links, we donate 15% of our proceeds to animal charities!

  • Finished products tested on animals


  • Ingredients tested on animals


  • Suppliers test on animals


  • Third party animal testing


  • Sold where animal testing is required by law


About Sun Bum

“It’s Simple. We care about the planet. We care about the animals. We care about our families.

So, we continue to look for ways to make our products without stuff that could hurt any of them.”

Is Sun Bum owned by a parent company that tests on animals?

Sun Bum is owned by S.C. Johnson which is not a cruelty-free brand. If you prefer avoiding brands owned by a company that tests on animals, we recommend avoiding Sun Bum.

Is Sun Bum sold where animal testing is required by law?

No, Sun Bum is not sold where animal testing is required by law.

Is Sun Bum certified cruelty-free by any organizations?

Yes, Sun Bum is certified by Leaping Bunny & Peta.

Is Sun Bum vegan?

Sun Bum is cruelty-free but not 100% vegan, meaning that some of their products contain animal-derived ingredients.

How do you determine that brands like Sun Bum are cruelty-free?

We contact brands directly with our questions in order to get their full animal testing policy. If brands answer all our questions and confirm that no animal testing is happening at any point during production and beyond, they're added to our cruelty-free list. All brands we add have confirmed the information above.

Sun Bum Vegan Product List

Although Sun Bum is not 100% vegan, they do offer a selection of vegan-friendly products. Most of their products are vegan and contain no animal-derived ingredients except for the following:

  • Cocobalms
  • Tinted Lip Balms
  • Signature Lip Balms
  • Mineral Lip Balms
  • Blonde Purple Shampoo
  • Blonde Purple Conditioner
  • Blonde Hair Lightener
  • Blonde Tone Enhancer

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