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5 of the Best Cruelty Free Salon and Beauty Specialists in Melbourne
The following has been kindly contributed by our guest blogger Toni Heague, Founder and Director of Eva & Violet Cruelty Free Beauty (http://www.crueltyfreebeauty.com.au/).   You can commit to cruelty free beauty and still indulge in salon pampering. In Melbourne, some of the best in the business utilise luxurious, effective, cruelty free cosmetics. 1. Miss Fox – Melbourne VIC (Cruelty Free Brands: Kester Black & Jane Iredale) Miss Fox is a luxurious, three-storey salon located in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD offering spa, cosmetic and grooming services. You [...]
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Thumbs Up: Eco Tan
Want a gorgeous glow without going out into the sun or slathering your body in chemicals? Our guest blogger Toni Heague recommends Eco Tan. To find out more, please read on. Eco Tan I grew up in the early 80s – with a neon zinc-cream covered nose, coconut-oiled body and lemon-juiced hair. The key goal for summer was to get my skin as brown as humanly possible. Sonya Driver, founder of Eco Tan, grew up in the same era. When her sister was diagnosed with melanoma, they began getting [...]
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5 of the Best Cruelty Free Salon and Beauty Specialists in Sydney
The following has been kindly contributed by our guest blogger Toni Heague, Founder and Director of Eva & Violet Cruelty Free Beauty (http://www.crueltyfreebeauty.com.au/).   Committing to cruelty free beauty doesn’t mean you have to forgo salon pampering. Quite the opposite, as some of the best in the business either utilise luxurious, cruelty free cosmetics, or have created their own. Here, I’ve listed my top five… 1. Original A Salon – Paddington NSW (Cruelty Free Brand: O&M) This salon is the birthplace of Original & Mineral and their [...]
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Cruelty-free Beauty Guest Blog by Toni Heague
The following has been kindly contributed by our guest blogger Toni Heague, Founder and Director of Eva & Violet Cruelty Free Beauty (http://www.crueltyfreebeauty.com.au/).   The issue of cruelty free beauty can be a murky one. Statements like “cruelty free” and “not tested on animals” are not legally governed, which puts the onus on the consumer to research products and companies. So, what do you ask a company to determine it’s stance on animal testing? It boils down to four key questions: Does the company test on animals? Some companies [...]
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Thumbs Up: Original Mineral hair care
Ever since switching to cruelty-free hair and beauty products over 5 years ago, I have been searching endlessly for a shampoo and conditioner that not only meets my ethical standards but that also gives me the shiny, healthy-looking hair I so desire. I’m thrilled to announce my search is finally over! What is it? Original Mineral hair care range. Includes shampoos and conditioners as well as a range of treatments and great styling products. I’ve grabbed a bottle of their Know Knott detangling spray for my girls’ hair that always [...]
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Be Beautiful, Not Cruel
We are reposting this blog, that was first posted in 2014, as it has come to our attention that some of the information in the original post was incorrect. In the original post we made the claim that some brands, including Nutrimetics, that have long been perceived as cruelty free, have decided to sell their products in China, which means they must test on animals, a prerequisite for selling to the Chinese market. This information was incorrect as Nutrimetics does not sell to China and does not test their products [...]

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