Ren is cruelty free but not 100% vegan

Ren does not and will not conduct animal testing on the finished products or ingredients, nor does it ask others to test on its behalf. All necessary tests are carried out on human volunteers. The brand does not export to mainland China and other countries with mandatory animal testing. Ren is proudly cruelty free and firmly stands against animal testing.

Cruelty free statement

Q: What is your policy on animal testing?

A: We do not test any of our products on animals. Our products are not tested on animals on our behalf by any third party.


Ren is a British mid-range skin care brand.

Parent company

Unilever completed the acquisition of Ren in 2015. Unilever is not cruelty free, the company supports animal testing and heavily present on the Chinese beauty market. Despite the acquisition, Ren remains cruelty free.


PETA awarded Ren with the Beauty Without Bunnies certification.

Vegan status

Not all Ren products are suitable for vegans. Please always check the ingredient list of the product before making a purchase.

Vegan statement

REN do not use synthetic fragrance or colours, pore-blocking petrochemicals, silicones, sulphates, PEGs, TEA/DEA, parabens, urea or animal ingredients in their products.

Stockists in the UK

You can find Ren products at Amazon UK.

Packaging statement

Q: Is REN’s packaging recyclable?

A: We have changed the packaging on some of our products to make them more environmentally friendly and easier to recycle. Our new packaging uses plastic springs which can be recycled without dismantling.

If you like Ren, you may also like to check Super Facialist or browse over 500 cruelty free beauty brands

If you ever spot that this brand or any other brand is not faithful and the company does test on animals, let others to test on its behalf or the products are sold in mainland China, please contact us and we will make sure that the correct information is available to all readers.

%d bloggers like this: