AERIN is NOT certified cruelty free.

At present, unless the brand has proven its cruelty free status by joining a cruelty free certification programme, it should not be considered rightfully cruelty free. AERIN has not joined any known cruelty free certification programmes; therefore, in 2022, AERIN should not be regarded as cruelty free.

Our standard:

Cruelty Free Certification = Cruelty Free Brand

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AERIN Brand Analysis

Is AERIN affiliated with a parent or manufacturing company that tests on animals?

AERIN is owned by The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. is not cruelty free. PETA proved that there is more than one brand in Estée Lauder’s brand portfolio that tests on animals.

Has AERIN ever dropped out of a cruelty free certification programme?

To our knowledge, AERIN has never dropped out of a cruelty free certification programme.

Is testing cosmetics on animals permitted or prohibited in the country where AERIN has its headquarters?

AERIN has its headquarters in the US. Animal testing is permitted in the US; however, it is not mandatory. A complete list of animal testing regulations by country is available here.

Is testing cosmetics on animals permitted or prohibited in the country where AERIN products are manufactured?

We are unable to confirm where AERIN manufactures its products. A complete list of animal testing regulations by country is available here.

Is AERIN sold in countries, including but not limited to mainland China, where animal testing is legally required?

We are unable to confirm whether AERIN products are sold in countries, including but not limited to mainland China, where animal testing is legally required.

Does AERIN hold any vegan or vegetarian certifications? Could AERIN products be considered rightfully vegan?

AERIN does not hold any vegan or vegetarian certifications; therefore, none of the products could be considered rightfully vegan.

AERIN animal testing statement

No public statements.

Our standard:

Cruelty Free Claim ≠ Cruelty Free Brand

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Conclusion

In 2022, AERIN cruelty free status remains unverified; therefore, AERIN should not be considered cruelty free.


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