Cruelty Free: Digging Deeper


Crazy face Norma is ready to deploy some deep down brain parachutes of learnin’. Batten the hatches!

Cruelty free generally means that something is not tested on animals and can sometimes mean (in the case of faux furs and leathers) that an animal wasn’t harmed in the manufacture of the product. It doesn’t always mean vegetarian or vegan, and it certainly doesn’t always mean the company pledging cruelty free hasn’t obtained ingredients for their products from people that do or that their parent company abides a cruelty free status. Just not testing on animals is a great thing, but since digging deeper is kind of my thing, let’s DO IT.

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What to look for in a “Real Face” brand


The beauty world is not reserved for the young, white face. Let’s just get that out of the way right meow. Continue reading →