• Vegan Skincare 101
  • Vegan Moisturisers for Face
  • Vegan Moisturisers for Body
  • Vegan Moisturisers for Sensitive Skin
  • Vegan Moisturisers for Mature Skin
  • Shop Vegan Moisturisers at Truth About Makeup

Vegan Skincare 101

With veganism on the rise and demand for vegan skincare products increasing, finding the perfect moisturiser for your skin type can be hard work. While it’s great that we no longer have to sacrifice ethical standards for quality, there are so many vegan options available now that it can be overwhelming to navigate them!

We’ve put together this list of vegan moisturisers so that you can find something that works perfectly for your skin type. Whether you have mature, sensitive or dry skin, or you simply need separate moisturisers for your face and body, there’s something for you in this list.

So what are you waiting for? Browse our top picks and find your new favourite vegan moisturiser today!

Vegan Moisturisers for Face:

Pacifica Beauty Dreamy Youth Day & Night Face Cream  

This vegan face cream is suitable for all skin types. It’s rich in antioxidants and packed with peptides to brighten the skin and help restore your youthful glow. It’s so lightweight that it can be used day or night to deeply moisturise without feeling greasy. If you like the scents of geranium and rose, this face cream could be perfect for you. Check it out!

Husk & Seed’s Hydration Boost Moisturising Balm  

This vegan moisturising balm is a multi-functional balm with a deeply nourishing formula. With sea buckthorn oil to encourage collagen production and hemp oil to reduce redness, this balm is non-greasy and leaves all skin types feeling refreshed and silky smooth. Plus you only need a pea-sized amount to keep your face hydrated!

Derma E Vitamin C Renewing Moisturiser 

This vegan moisturiser is formulated with vitamin C to revitalise your skin and refresh your complexion. It’s packed with probiotics to protect against harsh weather, pollution, and other environmental stressors, and it contains rooibos which is a powerful antioxidant. If you’re looking for a moisturiser that will make your skin feel brighter, then look no further!

Herbivore Botanicals Pink Cloud Soft Moisture Creme 

This lightweight, non-greasy moisturiser can soothe and nourish all skin types, from dry to greasy! With hydrating tremella mushroom and squalane (which work together to promote a healthy skin barrier), this vegan face cream will leave you feeling soft and supple with a natural-dewy finish. So what are you waiting for? Try it today!

Vegan Moisturisers for Body:

The Body Shop Almond Milk Body Butter 

This body butter is infused with Community Fair Trade almond milk, cocoa butter and shea butter to provide intense hydration and leave your body feeling soft and smooth. It’s perfect for anyone whose skin is in need of some TLC, plus it lasts up to 96 hours and is certified by The Vegan Society!

Lush Dream Cream 

This luxurious vegan body lotion is formulated with calming lavender, relaxing chamomile and soothing oat milk. It provides deep hydration and leaves the skin feeling soft and supple. Simply slather all over your body and wait for it to be absorbed or use it as an after sun lotion. Plus, it’s perfect for dry skin!

Queenie Organics Frankincense and Lavender Hand & Body Cream

This cruelty-free hand and body cream is infused with sunflower, hemp, olive and coconut oils, and is suitable for all skin types. Powered by the scents of frankincense and lavender, and packaged in a fully recyclable aluminium tin, this hand and body cream is completely free from harsh chemicals or synthetic fragrances, and can restore your skin to its natural glory!

Vegan Moisturisers for Sensitive Skin:

First Aid Beauty Ultra Repair Cream 

This fragrance-free vegan moisturiser is perfect for those with sensitive or dry skin. Feel confident everyday thanks to colloidal oatmeal (which soothes irritation) and shea butter and allantoin (which repair and hydrate your skin). Because sensitive skin doesn’t have to hold you back! 

Biossance Squalane + Probiotic Gel Moisturiser

This lightweight gel moisturiser is formulated with squalane and probiotics, which have been found to help balance your skin's natural microbiome. If you’re looking for a moisturiser that will shrink your pores and leave your skin looking brighter, then look no further. This gel is gentle enough for sensitive skin and even contains ginger root extract to soothe irritation!

Drunk Elephant Lala Retro Whipped Cream 

This rich, luxurious face cream contains six african oils (marula, mongongo, kalahari melon, baobab, ximenia and passionfruit) which have been blended together to create the perfect moisturiser. Not only does this face cream smell divine, it also contains ceramides to strengthen and protect your skin, so you can look and feel your best – always!

Queenie Organics Baby Safe and Fragrance Free Hand & Body Cream 

This calming hand and body cream is made with organic shea butter, coconut, sunflower, hemp and olive oil. Its gentle formulation is perfect for sensitive skin and can be used as a nourishing treatment for skin conditions like eczema and dermatitis. It has no essential oils or scents to avoid skin irritation and is even gentle enough for babies over one month old!

Vegan Moisturisers for Mature Skin:

Osea Advanced Protection Cream 

This advanced anti-aging cream contains an abundance of natural ingredients, including algae extract, hyaluronic acid and plant-based peptides – all of which can help to firm and lift the skin. And thanks to its intense hydrating properties, this vegan moisturiser can even help to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles!

Andalou Naturals Resveratrol Q10 Night Repair Cream 

This vegan-friendly moisturiser is packed with antioxidants and other skin-loving ingredients that work to hydrate, nourish and protect your skin while you sleep. Resveratrol and argan oil work together to improve your skin texture by reducing fine lines and wrinkles, so you can celebrate your complexion every single day!

Acure Radically Rejuvenating Whipped Night Cream 

This vegan-friendly moisturiser is formulated with Moroccan argan oil and chlorella to improve skin elasticity and reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. It's also lightweight and absorbs quickly so you can wear it overnight and wake up feeling super soft and super hydrated! 

Queenie Organics Empress May Chang 

This face cream is the perfect remedy for mature skin. Its creamy formula helps to restore skin elasticity and accentuate your natural glow. With 8 oils, including rosehip seed, black seed, hemp, argan, jojoba, and May Chang essential oil, this face cream helps your to skin fight toxins, and leaves you feeling fresh and dewy. Yes please!

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Shop our full range of vegan moisturisers today and you’ll be supporting independent UK brands on their mission to protect the world’s animals and wildlife! Because beauty should always be 100% cruelty-free. 

March 14, 2023