Beauty products can be produced without the needlessly harmful step of testing on animals. Humane and safe cosmetics can be made using the thousands of existing ingredients, and several non-animal safety tests are already available for new ingredients. These non-animal alternatives can be cheaper, faster and more relevant to humans, and therefore more reliable at predicting safety.
Take a look at this:
While you are at it, please send a quick note to your representative encouraging them to Support the Humane Cosmetics Act:
Another tip… when you shop be sure to look for the Cruelty Free logo, lets do all we can to make animal testing a thing of the past. In many countries testing has already been phased out.
A great way to buy vegan products is online, here is a great resource for all things cruelty free: