Sol de Janeiro is cruelty free but not 100% vegan

Sol de Janeiro 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. Sol de Janeiro is proudly cruelty free and firmly stands against animal testing.

Cruelty free statement

Q: Do you test your products on animals?

A: We literally love every body and are proudly cruelty-free. We have an adorable little office mascot named Sete and we would never test on her, or any of her friends! We only test our products on ourselves.

Additionally, none of our raw materials are tested on animals, nor do any of our labs or suppliers, and we do not sell our products in any market where animal testing is required by law.


Sol de Janeiro is an American entry-level skin, body and hair care brand.

*Sol de Janeiro means Sun of January.

Parent company

Sol de Janeiro is an independent company.


Currently Sol de Janeiro is not certified by any major animal rights organisation.

Vegan status

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

Vegan statement

Q: Are your products vegan?

A: All of our products are vegan, with the exception of our Brazilian Kiss CupuaƧu Lip Butter as it contains beeswax.

Stockists in the UK

You can find Sol de Janeiro products at Amazon UK.

Packaging statement

Q: Is your packaging eco-friendly?

A: Yes. Not only do we care deeply about the Amazon, we care deeply about the environment and are proud that every piece of our packaging is recyclable.

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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.

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