It can be frustrating searching for a mascara without animal-derived products like beeswax and carmine, a red powder manufactured from cochineal insects. But it's far from an impossible task. Stick with us and we'll show you some awesome vegan mascara you can get at Target...
Full list with links below...
1. Pixi Black Lash Booster Waterproof Mascara with Vitamin E
No animal products here. Pixi's Lash Booster Mascara in Blackest Black and vivid Blackest Blue incorporate Carnauba wax and a synthetic oil called hydrogenated polyisobutene to create a thick, silky mascara. It's waterproof, so you can wear it on rainy days or to the beach—it's swim-ready. With vegan vitamin E, it'll help to nourish your lashes and prevent breakage.
2. Zuzu Luxe Water-Resistant Blue Mascara
For a bold eye, check out Zuzu Luxe's blue mascara. The blue is subtle in a deep shade of navy, adding intrigue to your everyday and evening makeup looks. It's water-resistant and long-lasting, and of course, cruelty-free and vegan. The company promises that it won't clump going on or flake throughout the day thanks to the moisture-rich aloe leaf juice in its ingredient profile.
3. Gabriel Lengthening Black-Brown Mascara
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The vitamin B5 in this mascara is said to assist your eyelashes in gaining length and staying healthy. It comes in Black Brown for a natural look and Jet Black for dramatic lashes. The company itself is dedicated to producing vegan cosmetics that are never tested on animals, so anything you find at Target from Gabriel and sister brand Zuzu Luxe are vegan-safe.
4. e.l.f. Clear Brow & Lash Mascara
Want that fresh-faced, au naturel effect? Get e.l.f.'s Clear Brow & Lash Mascara for doing up your brows as well as your eyelashes without making them appear "made up." This stuff will add a healthy glow while taming unruly eyebrow hairs. It's mostly water and a handful of synthetic (and vegan) ingredients—e.l.f. is a fully vegan company for virtually all our vegan makeup needs.
5. Pacifica Dream Big Lash Extending 7 in 1 Black Mascara
Here's what you get with Pacifica's Dream Big lash Extending 7 in 1 Mascara: length, volume, lash separation to steer clear of those annoying clumps, conditioning and more. It has a dual brush system for applying an even base coat and then pumping up the volume. It isn't waterproof, which means that it's easy to take off with simple soap and water. This is your ultimate vegan glamour mascara.
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