Apr 18, 2010

Animal Testing

This post was inspired by the lovely Bicky who did a great post on animal testing. This spurred me to delve deeper into this and find out exactly which companies that I personally own/use/want to buy test on animals. For more information Click Here. I intend to slowly use up my 'Animal Tested' products and I am then going to stop purchasing from these companies. By September I hope to be completely free of all these companies! 

Cosmetic Companies that DO NOT test on Animals

No.7, 17
AfterGlow, Almay, Avon
Bare Escentials, Barry M, Benefit [Unconfirmed]Bobbi Brown,  Body Shop, Bourjois [Unconfirmed]
Chanel, China Glaze, Clarins, Clinique [Estee Lauder], Collection 2000
DKNY, Dior
Estee Lauder, Eyes Lips & Face, ELF
Gosh
Herbal Essences [Clairol- Parent Companies do test on animals but Herbal Essences Products are not]
John Freida
Laura Mercier, Liz Earle, LUSH
M.A.C
Natural Collection, Nars [Unconfirmed – Nars previously has a strict No Animal Cruelty Policy but apparently they have recently been bought by Shesiedo- which do test on animals], N.Y.C., N.Y.X
O.P.I, Origins
Prestige, PURE [Unconfirmed]
Revlon
Sephora, Simple [Unconfirmed], Sleek, Smashbox, Soap&Glory [Unconfirmed], Stila
Tigi Cosmetics,Too Faced, Tresemme
Umberto Giannini, Urban Decay

Sometimes its difficult to discover which companies Do & Don't test on animals.
Unconfirmed = Not Enough Info to Say for definite or Parent Companies May Be Involved in Testing.

Cosmetic Companies that DO Test on Animals


[Coty]
Calvn Klein, Chloe, Davidoff, Jennifer Lopez, Joop, Kate Moss, Mark Jacobs, Rimmel, Sarah Jessica Parker , Vera Wang, Vivienne Westwood 
[L'Oreal]
Diesel, Garnier, Giorgio Armarni, Keratese, Lancome, L'oreal, Maybelline, Ralph Lauren, Redken,  Shu Uemura 
[Johnson and Johnson]
Clean and Clear, Johnson's, Neutrogena, Piz Buin, Roc, 
[Procter and Gamble] 
Aussie, Clairol, Covergirl, Max Factor, Olay, Pantene
[Unilever]
Dove, Impulse, Lynx, Vaseline
Sally Hansen
Shiseido

Coty Says: "The 7th Amendment to the EU Cosmetics Directive has banned animal testing related to cosmetics finished products from 2004 onwards. Already in 1991 Coty researchers started to stop testing products on animals and committed themselves to the search for and the use of..." [For The Full Details of Coty's Animal Testing Statement - Do not hesitate to ask]   Basically Coty is working towards being free from animal  testing and its 'finished products' are not tested on animals. 

L'Oreal: All Companies Owned by L'Oreal (Except The Body Shop) tests on animals. In 2013 L'Oreal and its related companies are set to go Animal Cruelty Free – This may be just a rumour but fingers crossed its true!


Procter and Gamble:  99% of Products are tested with alternatives...Look on the  Procter and Gamble WebSite for more information. Sadly though they do still test ingredients out on animals. 


Unilever Says: "The vast majority of our products reach consumers without testing any of their ingredients on animals. Our commitment to eliminating animal testing is underpinned by our work since the 1980s in developing and using alternatives to animal tests, including new approaches to risk assessment, biological and computer-based modelling and 'non-animal' methods for data generation.”


Hope this helps.. .




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6 Comments:

At April 19, 2010 , Blogger moonbeamstarlight said...

dearest Onna, I thought Herbal Essences as a brand itself does not test on animals? with my research before, I only found that other Clairol brands test on animals...

anyway i nominated you for a blog award :) http://moonbeamstarlight.blogspot.com/2010/04/i-your-blog-too.html

xXx

 
At April 19, 2010 , Blogger ParfaitAmour15 said...

heyy. this is an awesome post. thankyou for taking the time to research & get together reliable information.

first of all, i just wanted to say that superdrug's own brands are against animal testing & i believe Boots own brands are aswell. (http://www.animalaid.org.uk/images/pdf/household.pdf)

secondly, i just wondered if you had come across this site on your travels:
http://search.caringconsumer.com/search.aspx =)

 
At April 19, 2010 , Blogger ParfaitAmour15 said...

heyy. this is an awesome post. thankyou for taking the time to research & get together reliable information.

first of all, i just wanted to say that superdrug's own brands are against animal testing & i believe Boots own brands are aswell. (http://www.animalaid.org.uk/images/pdf/household.pdf)

secondly, i just wondered if you had come across these sites on your travels:

http://search.caringconsumer.com/search.aspx

http://www.gocrueltyfree.org/companies.php

=)

 
At April 19, 2010 , Blogger Laura - Emerald Green 88 said...

Tigi is owned by Unilever

 
At March 27, 2012 , Anonymous Anonymous said...

Herbal Essences is owned by Procter and Gamble the worst animal testing company

 
At June 19, 2012 , Anonymous Anonymous said...

Is No 7tested on animals. ???

 

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Onna's Little Blog: Animal Testing

Animal Testing

This post was inspired by the lovely Bicky who did a great post on animal testing. This spurred me to delve deeper into this and find out exactly which companies that I personally own/use/want to buy test on animals. For more information Click Here. I intend to slowly use up my 'Animal Tested' products and I am then going to stop purchasing from these companies. By September I hope to be completely free of all these companies! 

Cosmetic Companies that DO NOT test on Animals

No.7, 17
AfterGlow, Almay, Avon
Bare Escentials, Barry M, Benefit [Unconfirmed]Bobbi Brown,  Body Shop, Bourjois [Unconfirmed]
Chanel, China Glaze, Clarins, Clinique [Estee Lauder], Collection 2000
DKNY, Dior
Estee Lauder, Eyes Lips & Face, ELF
Gosh
Herbal Essences [Clairol- Parent Companies do test on animals but Herbal Essences Products are not]
John Freida
Laura Mercier, Liz Earle, LUSH
M.A.C
Natural Collection, Nars [Unconfirmed – Nars previously has a strict No Animal Cruelty Policy but apparently they have recently been bought by Shesiedo- which do test on animals], N.Y.C., N.Y.X
O.P.I, Origins
Prestige, PURE [Unconfirmed]
Revlon
Sephora, Simple [Unconfirmed], Sleek, Smashbox, Soap&Glory [Unconfirmed], Stila
Tigi Cosmetics,Too Faced, Tresemme
Umberto Giannini, Urban Decay

Sometimes its difficult to discover which companies Do & Don't test on animals.
Unconfirmed = Not Enough Info to Say for definite or Parent Companies May Be Involved in Testing.

Cosmetic Companies that DO Test on Animals


[Coty]
Calvn Klein, Chloe, Davidoff, Jennifer Lopez, Joop, Kate Moss, Mark Jacobs, Rimmel, Sarah Jessica Parker , Vera Wang, Vivienne Westwood 
[L'Oreal]
Diesel, Garnier, Giorgio Armarni, Keratese, Lancome, L'oreal, Maybelline, Ralph Lauren, Redken,  Shu Uemura 
[Johnson and Johnson]
Clean and Clear, Johnson's, Neutrogena, Piz Buin, Roc, 
[Procter and Gamble] 
Aussie, Clairol, Covergirl, Max Factor, Olay, Pantene
[Unilever]
Dove, Impulse, Lynx, Vaseline
Sally Hansen
Shiseido

Coty Says: "The 7th Amendment to the EU Cosmetics Directive has banned animal testing related to cosmetics finished products from 2004 onwards. Already in 1991 Coty researchers started to stop testing products on animals and committed themselves to the search for and the use of..." [For The Full Details of Coty's Animal Testing Statement - Do not hesitate to ask]   Basically Coty is working towards being free from animal  testing and its 'finished products' are not tested on animals. 

L'Oreal: All Companies Owned by L'Oreal (Except The Body Shop) tests on animals. In 2013 L'Oreal and its related companies are set to go Animal Cruelty Free – This may be just a rumour but fingers crossed its true!


Procter and Gamble:  99% of Products are tested with alternatives...Look on the  Procter and Gamble WebSite for more information. Sadly though they do still test ingredients out on animals. 


Unilever Says: "The vast majority of our products reach consumers without testing any of their ingredients on animals. Our commitment to eliminating animal testing is underpinned by our work since the 1980s in developing and using alternatives to animal tests, including new approaches to risk assessment, biological and computer-based modelling and 'non-animal' methods for data generation.”


Hope this helps.. .




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Onna's Little Blog: Animal Testing

Animal Testing

This post was inspired by the lovely Bicky who did a great post on animal testing. This spurred me to delve deeper into this and find out exactly which companies that I personally own/use/want to buy test on animals. For more information Click Here. I intend to slowly use up my 'Animal Tested' products and I am then going to stop purchasing from these companies. By September I hope to be completely free of all these companies! 

Cosmetic Companies that DO NOT test on Animals

No.7, 17
AfterGlow, Almay, Avon
Bare Escentials, Barry M, Benefit [Unconfirmed]Bobbi Brown,  Body Shop, Bourjois [Unconfirmed]
Chanel, China Glaze, Clarins, Clinique [Estee Lauder], Collection 2000
DKNY, Dior
Estee Lauder, Eyes Lips & Face, ELF
Gosh
Herbal Essences [Clairol- Parent Companies do test on animals but Herbal Essences Products are not]
John Freida
Laura Mercier, Liz Earle, LUSH
M.A.C
Natural Collection, Nars [Unconfirmed – Nars previously has a strict No Animal Cruelty Policy but apparently they have recently been bought by Shesiedo- which do test on animals], N.Y.C., N.Y.X
O.P.I, Origins
Prestige, PURE [Unconfirmed]
Revlon
Sephora, Simple [Unconfirmed], Sleek, Smashbox, Soap&Glory [Unconfirmed], Stila
Tigi Cosmetics,Too Faced, Tresemme
Umberto Giannini, Urban Decay

Sometimes its difficult to discover which companies Do & Don't test on animals.
Unconfirmed = Not Enough Info to Say for definite or Parent Companies May Be Involved in Testing.

Cosmetic Companies that DO Test on Animals


[Coty]
Calvn Klein, Chloe, Davidoff, Jennifer Lopez, Joop, Kate Moss, Mark Jacobs, Rimmel, Sarah Jessica Parker , Vera Wang, Vivienne Westwood 
[L'Oreal]
Diesel, Garnier, Giorgio Armarni, Keratese, Lancome, L'oreal, Maybelline, Ralph Lauren, Redken,  Shu Uemura 
[Johnson and Johnson]
Clean and Clear, Johnson's, Neutrogena, Piz Buin, Roc, 
[Procter and Gamble] 
Aussie, Clairol, Covergirl, Max Factor, Olay, Pantene
[Unilever]
Dove, Impulse, Lynx, Vaseline
Sally Hansen
Shiseido

Coty Says: "The 7th Amendment to the EU Cosmetics Directive has banned animal testing related to cosmetics finished products from 2004 onwards. Already in 1991 Coty researchers started to stop testing products on animals and committed themselves to the search for and the use of..." [For The Full Details of Coty's Animal Testing Statement - Do not hesitate to ask]   Basically Coty is working towards being free from animal  testing and its 'finished products' are not tested on animals. 

L'Oreal: All Companies Owned by L'Oreal (Except The Body Shop) tests on animals. In 2013 L'Oreal and its related companies are set to go Animal Cruelty Free – This may be just a rumour but fingers crossed its true!


Procter and Gamble:  99% of Products are tested with alternatives...Look on the  Procter and Gamble WebSite for more information. Sadly though they do still test ingredients out on animals. 


Unilever Says: "The vast majority of our products reach consumers without testing any of their ingredients on animals. Our commitment to eliminating animal testing is underpinned by our work since the 1980s in developing and using alternatives to animal tests, including new approaches to risk assessment, biological and computer-based modelling and 'non-animal' methods for data generation.”


Hope this helps.. .




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