As cruelty-free advocates, we were shocked when we discovered what carmine is, how it’s made and how many products it’s in. Vegans will be gobsmacked! So please STOP before you

Is Carmine Cruelty-Free and Vegan? (Are You Ready For the Truth?)

Cashmere is a luxury fabric that comes at a hefty price. It’s admired over wool because it’s softer, lighter, and far more insulative. But like any animal-derived product, it begs

Is Cashmere Cruelty-Free? (Includes Ethical and Vegan Alternatives)

Is it cruel to shear all the beautiful fluffy wool off sheep? Does it hurt them to be skinny and pink? And is it even necessary? After all, you’re removing

Is Shearing Sheep Cruel? (8 Reasons Why It Can Be & How to Avoid Them)

There are varying degrees of ethical standards when sourcing feathers. Here’s what to look for as a conscious consumer so you can check whether your down feather coat is  “sustainably

How to Tell If Feathers Are Cruelty-Free? (Includes 3 Vegan Alternatives)

Let’s get real – major clothing brands don’t often take animal or human welfare into consideration. Fast fashion houses like Zara or Nike are notorious for running horrific sweatshops. And

What Clothing Brands Are Cruel to Animals? (Includes Eco-Friendly Tips)

There has been a lot of talk about diamonds in the last few decades around responsible and ethical sourcing, but what about other gems? Pearls are the only gemstone derived

Are Pearls Cruelty-Free? (Includes 4 Alternatives You Need to Know)