Dose of Colors is a makeup brand known for its highly-pigmented color cosmetics and wildly popular collaborations with some of the biggest online beauty influencers but is Dose of Colors cruelty-free, vegan, or sustainable in 2021? I’ve got the answers here!
Is Dose of Colors Cruelty-Free?
Dose of Colors is Cruelty-free! None of Dose of Colors’ ingredients, formulations, or finished products are tested on animals, anywhere in the world.
In addition, Dose of Colors is certified cruelty-free by Leaping Bunny.
Dose of Colors Animal Testing Policy
Dose of Colors has confirmed they do not test their products or ingredients on animals, they do not allow others to test on their behalf, their suppliers also do not test on animals, they do not allow their products to be tested on animals when required by law, and their products are not sold in stores in mainland China or any other country that may require animal testing.
In addition, below is what’s currently stated on Dose of Colors’ website:
Is Dose of Colors Sold in China?
Most imported cosmetics sold in mainland China are required by law to be tested on animals in 2021. However, Dose of Colors has confirmed they do not sell their products in retail stores in mainland China and therefore they are not required to test on animals.
Is Dose of Colors Vegan?
Not all of Dose of Colors’ products are vegan as some of their products contain animal-derived ingredients or by-products. However, Dose of Colors does have some vegan options.
Please reference below for a list of Dose of Colors vegan products.
You can also find out which of their products are vegan as they’re all marked accordingly on their website under each product description. See below for an example.
Dose of Colors Vegan Product List
As of 2021, I will no longer be regularly updating this list of Dose of Colors vegan products as all of their vegan products are now clearly marked. Check their website for the most up-to-date and accurate information on which products are vegan or not.
Below is a list of Dose of Colors products that are suitable for vegans and do not contain any animal-derived ingredients or by-products.
- Classic Lipstick
- Glitter Eyeliners
- Lip Gloss
- Liquid Matte Lipstick
- Meet You Hue Concealer
- Meet Your Hue Foundation
- Satin Lipstick
- Velvet Matte Lipstick
- All Makeup Brushes & Lashes are Vegan
Not Vegan – Dose of Colors
The following Dose of Colors products are not vegan as they contain some animal-derived ingredients and by-products:
- Block Party Single Eyeshadows – not vegan
- EyeDeal Duo (contains beeswax and carmine) – not vegan
- Eyeliners – not vegan
- Eyeshadow Palettes (most contain carmine) – not vegan
- Lip Liners – not vegan
- Set the Tone Eyeliner – not vegan
- Supreme Glow Highlighters (some contain carmine) – not vegan
Is Dose of Colors Sustainable?
Dose of Colors’ headquarters is based in: USA
Dose of Colors’ products are manufactured in: USA
Dose of Colors does not claim to be a sustainable company.
Unfortunately, I wasn’t able to find any public information on Dose of Colors’ sustainability, environmental, and social initiatives.
Ingredients and Formulations Claims: Some of Dose of Colors’ products claim to be Paraben-Free, Phthalate-Free, Gluten-Free, Talc-Free, or Fragrance-Free, however not all are. Check the product description to see each products’ claims.
Is Dose of Colors’ Mica Ethically-Sourced? Dose of Colors claims their mica is ethically-sourced without the use of child labor.
“Our lab purchases mica’s from multiple sustainable sources. Sources that implement fair practices, processes and sourcing’s. Each vendor we purchase from have provided various documents proving their fair trade, ethical conditions and lack of child labor.”
I hope this article helped you to understand Dose of Colors’ cruelty-free and vegan status and by choosing cruelty-free together, we can help end animal testing for cosmetics once and for all!
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