ENG December 16, 2021
Are Vichy products cruelty-free? No, Vichy is NOT cruelty-free, they test their products and/or ingredients on animals. Vichy products are sold in countries where animal testing is required by law.
Does Vichy sell in China? Yes, Vichy 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. Pre-market testing laws still apply.
According to PETA, Vichy conducts animal testing. Vichy is sold in mainland China which means their products are tested on animals where required by law.
The animal testing policy from the Vichy website states they test their products on animals where required by law.
Vichy is owned by L’Oréal, a parent company that tests on animals.
Vichy sells skincare products like the Vichy Deodorant, Vichy Sunscreen, Vichy Shampoo, Vichy Vitamin C, Vichy Cream, Vichy Serum, Vichy Eye Cream, Vichy Foundation, Vichy Cosmetics, Vichy Glow Peel Mask, Vichy Night Cream, Vichy Face Wash, and the Vichy Makeup Range.
Are Vichy products vegan? No, Vichy is not 100% vegan meaning some of their products contain ingredients derived from animals or their by-products.
Does Vichy use palm oil in their products? Yes, Vichy 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.