Is Tony Moly Cruelty-Free?

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Is Tony Moly Cruelty-Free?

Tony Moly 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.

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 Tony Moly

“Born in 2006 in Seoul, TONYMOLY has pioneered the Korean beauty trend that has taken the cosmetic world by storm! Our high-quality ingredients combined with innovated technology are recognized worldwide by our unique and inimitable designs. With product development capabilities that integrate quality formulations and unique container designs, TONYMOLY has quickly risen to become the world’s leading brand in K-beauty and beyond. For over a decade, we have been committed to perfecting skincare through continuous research and ethical practices. Fusing fun ideas with effective yet affordable products are what set TONYMOLY a step above the rest.”

Is Tony Moly owned by a parent company that tests on animals?

Tony Moly is not owned by any parent company that tests on animals.

Is Tony Moly sold where animal testing is required by law?

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

Is Tony Moly certified cruelty-free by any organizations?

Yes, Tony Moly is certified by Peta.

Is Tony Moly vegan?

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

How do you determine that brands like Tony Moly 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.

Tony Moly Vegan Product List

Tony Moly has one vegan-certified product: Backgel Eyeliner Z

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