As the beauty industry makes process, has also become more conscious. One aspect this is taking place is in veganism. For many who do not consume animal products and their byproducts, veganism is a huge part of their lifestyle. So why shouldn't their beauty products be vegan too? Today, we do not only need to look to foreign shores for vegan picks because beauty brands in India are catching up. Take a look at these 5 Indian vegan beauty brands that are changing the face of hair, skin and makeup in India.
Almost everybody has some recollection of Plum's extremely popular kajal pencil. The award-winning brand was started in 2013 by chemical engineer Shankar Prasad and boasts of being the only 100 percent vegan brand in India. Their wide range of skin and body products now also includes a hair care line and the potent formulas are free of harsh chemicals and smell divine.
You can shop for Plum Goodness products here.
Rashi Bahel first started her venture by whipping up homemade beauty products for her friends and family. When she received shining reviews, Alanna was born in 2015. Created for Indian skin and climate, the formulas are completely natural, vegan and include a host of essential oils and natural extracts which pack a punch in Alanna's unique variety of products.
You can shop for Alanna products here.
Best known for their wide variety of essential oils, Soulflower also includes hair and skincare products like shampoo bars, bath salts and massage oils. Their raw materials are vegan and locally sourced which the brand uses to create some truly amazing product combinations like their lemon ginger soap.
You can shop for Soulflower products here.
4. The Nature's Co.
For this brand, nature isn't just a word thrown in; it's a way of life. The Nature's Co. was started back in 2003 by Natasha Jog and has been inspired by the forces of nature. In addition to being vegan, the brand doesn't test on animals, uses natural ingredients and is PETA certified.
You can shop for The Nature's Co. here
5. Disguise Cosmetics
While every brand so far has revolved around personal hygiene, hair and skin, this one is different. Disguise Cosmetics is India's first makeup brand that is 100 percent vegan and cruelty. The brand currently has line of gorgeous lipsticks enriched with avocado and marula oil so we can't wait to see what's next for them.
You can shop for Disguise Cosmetics here