ENG April 19, 2021
Are Max Factor products cruelty-free? No, Max Factor is NOT cruelty-free, they test their products and/or ingredients on animals. Max Factor products are sold in countries where animal testing is required by law.
Does Max Factor sell in China? Yes, Max Factor is sold in mainland China. Even though the Chinese laws surrounding routine post-market testing have changed, brands are still subject to non-routine animal testing if a consumer makes a complaint about a product. The pre-market testing laws still apply.
According to PETA, Max Factor tests on animals. Max Factor is sold in mainland China which means their products are tested on animals where required by law.
As of this year, Max Factor does not have an official animal testing policy on their website.
Max Factor is owned by Coty, a parent company that tests on animals.
Max Factor sells makeup like the Max Factor Pan Stick, Pancake Makeup, Mascara, Lipstick, Lipfinity, Miracle Touch Foundation, Skin Luminizer, 2000 Calorie Mascara, Pan Stik True Beige, Lasting Performance, False Lash Effect, Blush, Powder, Eyeshadow, Perfume, Lip Gloss, and the Whipped Creme Foundation.
Are Max Factor products vegan? No, Max Factor is not 100% vegan meaning some of their products contain ingredients derived from animals or their by-products.
Does Max Factor use palm oil in their products? Yes, Max Factor products contain palm oil which means they are not 100% palm oil free.
Try reaching out and respectfully asking the brands you love to reconsider their animal testing policies and selling in the Chinese market until the post and pre-market animal testing laws have changed.