The Best Cruelty-Free Nail Polish Brands

One of the most difficult things about switching to cruelty-free products is finding a good quality nail polish, so we’ve made it easier for you. Here are four of the best brands for cruelty-free nail polish


Barry M 

Barry M is by far the best budget-friendly brand for cruelty-free nail polish. 

They have dozens of shades and finishes to choose from and the polish itself is long-lasting and relatively quick drying. 



Essence is another good budget-friendly option for cruelty-free nail polish

They have a good variety of shades and finishes to choose from and you can pick them up in your nearest Penney’s.  

The quality of the individual shades can be a bit hit or miss sometimes but overall the nail polish is very good for the price.




If you’re looking to splash out on some high-end nail polish the eco-friendly Ella+Mila is a great option. 

It comes in a variety of shades, is quick-drying, and doesn’t chip easily. 

This nail polish can be purchased in-store at Skinfull Affairs on Exchequer Street in Dublin or on their website. 


Butter London 

Yes, surprisingly this classic nail polish brand is cruelty-free. 

They offer a huge shade range with a good variety of finishes. 

The polish doesn’t chip easily and is long-lasting if you’re really looking to treat yourself and your nails you have to try Butter London.  



So there have it, cruelty-free nail polish brands for every budget. Are there any great cruelty-free nail polish brands we missed out on?

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