The Cutest Cruelty-Free Makeup for Valentine’s/Galentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is a great excuse to look your best—whether you’re prepping for a date night or a Galentine’s Day celebration. 💁 On this affection-filled holiday, animals deserve our love and respect, too. 🐇🐈🐁💖 When you’re getting your V-Day look ready, it’s crucial to only use products that weren’t tested on animals and don’t contain animal-derived ingredients. Here are some of our top picks for cruelty-free Valentine’s Day makeup products.

e.l.f. Cosmetics O FACE Satin Lipstick

Get e.l.f.’s long-lasting lipstick in stunning shades like Loud AF – Bright Fushia, Spicy – Burnt Deep Red, and Dirty Talk – Beige Pink. 💄 Each one provides rich color with a satin finish and doesn’t contain animal-derived products, parabens, or sulfates.

e.l.f. Cosmetics Lip Plumping Gloss

More of a gloss girlie? Use e.l.f.’s Lip Plumping Gloss with a cooling effect for soothing sensations. Made with ingredients like vitamin E and coconut oil, it’ll give you a plump, pillowy pout in romantic shades like Sparkling Rosé and Pink Cosmo. 💋

Rare Beauty Kind Words Matte Lip Liner

This waterproof lip liner glides on like a balm. You can outline or color in your lips using shades like Humble, Lively, or Bold. Try picking a shade to match your mood on V-Day.

ColourPop lost in love and me + you Eye Shadow

ColourPop’s “lost in love” shadow palette has 12 pinks, reds, and corals. This limited-edition Valentine’s Day palette applies evenly and blends like a dream. 😍 You can also get the “me + u” shadow palette and glitter gel set for all the sparkly feels.

Manic Panic Red Passion and Pretty Flamingo Hair Dyes

Feeling extra adventurous? If you’ve been wanting to dye your hair pink or red, now’s the perf time. Using Manic Panic’s Red Passion or Pretty Flamingo dyes will give you about five weeks of color—and will support a company that’s been vegan since 1977. 🥳

NYX Vivid Brights Colored Liquid Eyeliner

You’ll get gorg results from these vivid Don’t Pink Twice, Sneaky Pink, and On Red liquid eyeliners. Use the brush tip to draw ultra-slim lines or lay it on thick for a bolder choice.

Too Faced Cloud Crush Blush

Tint your cheeks with a cloud-like kiss of color by using velvety Candy Clouds, Tequila Sunset, or Watermelon Rain blush. They all have a natural blurring effect and are safe for sensitive skin—and since they’re cruelty-free, they’re also safe for animals. 😇

wet n wild Wild Shine and Fast Dry AF Nail Color

wet n wild’s Wild Shine Nail Color in Red Red and Lavender Crème only cost $0.99 per shade. 🤯💸 In a rush? Go with Fast Dry AF Nail Color for a polish that … well, dries fast af. 😅 The Heels on the Beach or Toasted shades dry under 30 seconds and last for up to five days.

Milani Highly Rated Anti-Gravity Mascara

No matter what your V-Day plans are, long lashes are the key to looking flawless. Enter Milani’s mascara—infused with animal-friendly castor oil and made for extreme volume, length, and lift.

Pacifica Vegan VEGAN COLLAGEN Skin Solve Face Primer

This primer is packed with vegan collagen, hyaluronic acid, jasmine and orange flower extract, and other skin-loving ingredients. Plus, it comes in a 100% glass recyclable bottle, which helps keep harmful plastic out of animals’ homes. 🙌 Use it as the last step in your skincare routine and the first step in your makeup routine.


Now’s the time to let your loved ones know how much you care about them—and animals! Send out our printable animal rights–themed Valentine’s Day cards to make a lasting impression. 🥰

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