Is TATCHA Cruelty-Free?

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Is TATCHA Cruelty-Free?

TATCHA 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.

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  • 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


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

TATCHA is owned by Unilever which is not a cruelty-free brand. If you prefer avoiding brands owned by a company that tests on animals, we recommend avoiding TATCHA.

Is TATCHA sold where animal testing is required by law?

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

Is TATCHA certified cruelty-free by any organizations?

Yes, TATCHA is certified by Peta.

Is TATCHA vegan?

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

How do you determine that brands like TATCHA 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.

TATCHA Vegan Product List

Although Tatcha is not 100% vegan, they offer several vegan products to choose from. These products are free from animal-derived ingredients such as carmine, animal collagen, gelatin, lanolin, honey, and more, which are commonly used in cosmetics. Here’s the full list of vegan-friendly products from the brand:

  • Ageless Enriching Renewal Cream
  • Camellia Gold Spun Lip Balm
  • Gold Camellia Beauty Oil
  • Original Aburatorigami Japanese Blotting Papers
  • Pure One Step Camellia Cleansing Oil
  • Pure One Step Camellia Cleansing Oil
  • The Essence
  • The Rice Polish: Deep
  • The Rice Polish: Gentle
  • The Serum Stick
  • The Water Cream
  • Violet-C Brightening Serum

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