Is Ulta Beauty Cruelty-Free?

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Is Ulta Beauty Cruelty-Free?

Ulta Beauty 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


About Ulta Beauty

“Ulta Beauty: Natural ingredients inspired by your natural beauty.”

Is Ulta Beauty owned by a parent company that tests on animals?

Ulta Beauty is not owned by any parent company that tests on animals.

Is Ulta Beauty sold where animal testing is required by law?

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

Is Ulta Beauty certified cruelty-free by any organizations?

Yes, Ulta Beauty is certified by Peta.

Is Ulta Beauty vegan?

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

How do you determine that brands like Ulta Beauty 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.

Ulta Beauty Vegan Product List

Although Ulta Beauty is not 100% vegan, they do offer a selection of vegan-friendly products. The following products are vegan and contain no animal-derived ingredients:

  • Hydrating Face Primer
  • Moisturizing Primer Spray
  • Brow Highlight
  • Effortless Effect Foundation
  • Tinted Juice Infused Lip Oil
  • Matte Face Primer

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