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jane iredale is an award-winning cosmetics brand recognized by beauty industry professionals for the high-quality ingredients and high-performing formulas. But is Jane Iredale cruelty-free, vegan, or sustainable in 2021? I’ve got the answers here!
Is Jane Iredale Cruelty-Free?
Jane Iredale is Cruelty-free! None of Jane Iredale’s ingredients, formulations, or finished products are tested on animals, anywhere in the world.
It should be noted that some of Jane Iredale’s makeup brushes are made with goat hair.
In addition, Jane Iredale (listed as Iredale Cosmetics, Inc.) is certified cruelty-free by Leaping Bunny.
Jane Iredale Animal Testing Policy
Jane Iredale 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.
Below is a screenshot of Jane Iredale’s official animal testing statement:
Is Jane Iredale Sold in China?
Most imported cosmetics sold in mainland China are required by law to be tested on animals in 2021. However, Jane Iredale 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 Jane Iredale Vegan?
Not all of Jane Iredale’s products are vegan as some of their products contain animal-derived ingredients or by-products. It should be noted that some of Jane Iredale’s makeup brushes are made with goat hair.
However, Jane Iredale does have some vegan options. Below is a list of Jane Iredale 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.
Jane Iredale Vegan Product List
As of 2021, I will no longer be regularly updating this list of Jane Iredale 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.
The following Jane Iredale products are suitable for vegans and do not contain any animal-derived ingredients or by-products.
Jane Iredale Product List
- Amazing Base Loose Mineral Powder
- Amazing Matte Loose Finish Powder
- Balance Hydration Spray
- Beyond Matte Refill
- D2O Hydration Spray
- Disappear Full Coverage Concealer
- Dream Tint Tinted Moisturizer
- Glow Time Full Coverage Mineral BB Cream
- Lemongrass Love Hydration Spray
- Liquid Minerals A Foundation
- POMMISST Hydration Spray
- Powder-Me SPF Dry Sunscreen
- PurePressed Base Mineral Foundation Refill
- PureMatte Finish Powder Refill
- Smooth Affair for Oily Skin Facial Primer & Brightener
- Zap&Hide Blemish Concealer
- 24-Karat Gold Dust
- Eye Pencil – all shades
- Eye Shadow Kit
- Purple Rain, Limited Edition Let’s Party, Solar Flare, Daytime, Naturally Matte
- Eye Shere Liquid Eye Shadow
- Brown Silk, Champagne Silk
- Eye Steppes
- Jelly Jar Gel Eyeliner
- Liquid Eyeliner – all shades
- Mystikol Powdered Eyeliner – all shades
- PureBrow Brow Gel – Clear
- PureLash Mascara – all shades
- PurePressed Eye Shadow Single
- Allure, Bone, Cappuccino, Champagne, Cream, Dawn, Ebony, Forest, Hush, Iris, Nude, Oyster, Peach Sherbet, Steamy, Smokey Grey, Taupe, White, Supernova, Wink, Slate Brown
- PurePressed Eye Shadow Duo – all shades
- PurePressed Triple Eye Shadow Triple
- Soft Kiss, Brown Sugar, Pink Bliss, Sundown, Sweet Spot, Triple Cognac
- Retractable Brow Pencil
- Blonde, Ash Blonde, Brunette, Medium Brunette
- Smooth Affair for Eyes
- Canvas, Gold, Iced Brown, Lemon, Naked
Blushes, Bronzers & Highlighters
- Bronzer Refill
- Moonglow, Sunbeam
- Golden Shimmer Face and Body Lotion
- PurePressed Blush
- Clearly Pink, Flawless, Mocha, Dubonnet, Sheer Honey, Copper Wind, Whisper, Cotton Candy
- LipDrink Lip Balm – all shades
- Lip Pencil
- Nutmeg, Nude, Pink, Earth Red
- Playon Lip Crayon – Sunny
- PureGloss Lip Gloss – all shades
- PureMoist Lipstick
- Triple Luxe Long Lasting Naturally Moist Lipstick – all shades
Skin & Body
- BeautyPrep Face Cleanser
- BeautyPrep Face Toner
- BeautyPrep Face Moisturizer
- Golden Shimmer Face and Body Lotion
- HandDrink Hand Cream
- Powder-Me SPF Dry Sunscreen
Not Vegan – Jane Iredale
For the most up-to-date information on Jane Iredale’s non-vegan products, check their website.
Below is a list of Jane Iredale products that are not considered vegan as they contain some animal-derived ingredients or by-products:
- Absence Oil Control Primer (contains beeswax) – not vegan
- Active Light Under-eye Concealer (all shades contain beeswax) – not vegan
- BeautyPrep™ Hyaluronic Serum (contains collagen) – not vegan
- Bronzer Refill – Rose Dawn, Peaches & Cream (contain carmine) – not vegan
- Bronzing Powder Refill – So-Bronze 1, 2, and 3 (contains carmine) – not vegan
- Circle/Delete Concealer (all shades contain beeswax) – not vegan
- Corrective Colors (contains beeswax) – not vegan
- Enlighten Concealer (all shades contain beeswax) – not vegan
- Eye Highlighter Pencil (contains carmine and beeswax) – not vegan
- Eye Shere Liquid Eye Shadow – Peach Silk (contains carmine) – not vegan
- Eye Steppes – goBlue, goGreen, goCool (contains carmine) – not vegan
GreatShapeContour Kit – Cool, Deep (contains carmine) – not vegan GreatShapeEyebrow Kit (all kits contain beeswax) – not vegan
- Highlighter Pencil – White/Pink, Double Dazzle (contains carmine)
- In Touch Cream Blush (all shades contain beeswax) – not vegan
- In Touch Highlighter (all shades contain beeswax) – not vegan
- Just Kissed Lip and Cheek Stain Forever (all shades contain beeswax) – not vegan
- Just Kissed Lip Plumper (all shades contain beeswax) – not vegan
- Lip Fixation Lip Stain/Gloss (all shades contain beeswax) – not vegan
- Lip Pencil – Rose, Spice, Berry, Terra Cotta, Peach, Crimson, Plum (contains carmine) – not vegan
- Longest Lash Thickening and Lengthening Mascara (all shades contain beeswax) – not vegan
- PlayOn Lip Crayon (all shades except Sunny contains carmine) – not vegan
- PureBrow Brow Gel – Blonde, Auburn, Brunette (contains beeswax) – not vegan
- PureLash Lash Extender & Conditioner (contains beeswax) – not vegan
- PureLash Lengthening Mascara (all shades contain beeswax) – not vegan
- PurePressed Blush – Barely Rose, Mystique, Sunset (contains carmine) – not vegan
- PurePressed Eye Shadow Kit – Smoke Gets in Your Eyes, Naturally Glam (contains carmine) – not vegan
- PurePressed Eye Shadow Single -Violet Eyes (contains carmine) – not vegan
- PurePressed Eye Shadow Triple – Pink Quartz (contains carmine) – not vegan
- Retractable Brow Pencil – Dark Brunette (contains carmine) – not vegan
- Smooth Affair Facial Primer & Brightener (contains royal jelly) – not vegan
- Smooth Affair for Eyes – Petal (contains carmine) – not vegan
- Sugar Butter Lip Exfoliator & Plumper (contains beeswax) – not vegan
Is Jane Iredale Sustainable?
Jane Iredale’s headquarters is based in: USA
Jane Iredale’s products are manufactured in: Mostly USA, a couple are made in Czech Republic or Germany. Their makeup brushes are made in China and their supplements are made in Europe.
Sustainability & Environmental Initiatives: Jane Iredale is committed to using certified organic whenever possible and they’re also committed to “minimize their environmental impact”, setting goals to:
- refuse the use of plastic packaging where possible
- reduce their use of virgin plastic via light-weighting or alternative materials
- offer reusable products where possible
- ensure their items are recyclable where possible
Is Jane Iredale Mica Ethically-Sourced? Jane Iredale uses synthetic mica which is made in a lab and therefore not associated with child labor.
“Thank you for asking! jane iredale uses mica that is manufactured wholly under strict laboratory conditions. The laboratory purification and synthetic manufacture of minerals is done in order to ensure that the minerals are free of the contaminates that occur in the minerals’ natural state.”
I hope this article helped you to understand Jane Iredale’s cruelty-free and vegan status and by choosing cruelty-free together, we can help end animal testing for cosmetics once and for all!