15 Of The Best Cruelty-Free Fragrance Brands

Finding cruelty-free and vegan fragrances, perfumes and colognes can be very challenging. As the majority of the top perfume houses around the globe are not cruelty-free.

However, I have sourced 14 cruelty-free brands which produce beautiful cruelty-free, and often vegan, fragrances, perfumes and colognes. All these brands are available to purchase on Amazon today!

Cruelty-Free Fragrance Brands

Brands which are 100% vegan [V]

Brands which are owned by a parent company who is not cruelty-free **

The Best Cruelty-Free & Vegan Fragrances For Women

Aromi

This brand is 100% vegan.

If you are looking for a very affordable, travel friendly fragrances, then Aromi has a great selection of solid perfumes on offer. All their products are handcrafted in the USA, with the best in perfume and natural ingredients.

Socialite

All of their solid perfumes have fun names to them:

Their Socialite Solid Perfume in one of their bestsellers on their Amazon store. It is a sweet floral scent, notes include Jasmine, Vanilla, Lily, Cedar Wood, Gardenia, Mandarin, and Peach.

Other Fragrances?

Their Amazon store has a good selection of their other fragrances that they sell. This is a unisex brand, with many solid perfumes and colognes to choose from.

You can shop for all their products by clicking the button down below!

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This brand is 100% vegan.

This brand is all about bringing the California vibe to their products. All their cruelty-free fragrances are even produced in California, and inspired by the state. The fragrances are always free from parabens, phlatates, and only come inĀ 100% recyclable packaging.

James

Their James Eau De Parfum is inspired by Autumn. It has plush notes of amber, fig and gardenia. The brand describes it as an earthy and cozy fragrance.

They have a 50ml bottle of James available on their Amazon store, along with a 5ml roll on too. However, their larger bottle is much better value.

Other Fragrances?

Their Amazon store has a good selection of their other fragrances that they sell. You can shop for all their products by clicking the button down below!

CLEAN

This brand is 100% vegan.

If you are looking for a scent which embodies the scent of fresh linen, clean cotton, or cashmere. This fragrance brand is right up your street. They specialize in creating fresh and unique everyday fragrances that are appealing to everyone.

Air

If you imagine taking a newly cleaned fluffy towel out from your dryer, well that is the scent which can best describe the fragrance Air.

The top notes of this fragrance are Bergamot and Mountain Air. While the base notes include Cashmere Woods, and Musk. With this scent often being described as a woody scent.

The majority of their fragrances can be considered suitable for men and for women, as they are made for anyone who wants a simple, clean fragrance.

Other Fragrances?

Their Amazon store is full of their clean unisex fragrances, you can check them all out now by clicking the link down below!

Elizabeth and James

The Olsen twin sister’s beauty brand is a world leader in clothing, as well as cruelty-free fragrances too. Their collection is named Nirvana. They note that it is a contemporary collection, yet has a timeless feel. Their bottles are luxurious looking and beautifully designed.

Nirvana Black

All of their scents so far are under the Nirvana range. Their Nirvana Black is one of their top selling fragrances available on Amazon.

The Nirvana Black can be labelled as a rich, bold and velvety perfume includes notes of Sandalwood, Violet, and Vanilla.

However, if you are looking for a lighter, a more floral scent. Then their fragrance Nirvana White, is much softer and a more feminine scent. It includes notes of Peony, Musk, and Chic Muguet to create a delicate fragrance.

Other Fragrances?

Many of their Nirvana collection fragrances can be found on Amazon. You can find them all by clicking the link down below!

Escentric Molecules

This brand is 100% vegan.

This fragrance brand is all about fusing the worlds of art and chemistry together, to create beautiful and innovative fragrances. A radically minimalist fragrance brand, and is a truly unique brand.

Molecule 02

Their fragrances are all unique and scientific, with many of them available on Amazon. Their Molecule 02 scent is based around the single synthetic note of Ambroxan. It is a fragrance which is earthy, musky, and also sweet. Creating an enticing, and beautiful, scent.

What makes Esthetic Molecules’ fragrances so unique is that they will blend with your natural pheromones, creating a signature scent just for you. Plus all of their fragrances are unisex and can be worn by either men or women.

Other Fragrances?

More of their unisex fragrances available on their Amazon stores. Click on the button down below to shop for them now!

Etat Libre d'Orange

Passion for creating the world’s best fragrances is the driver behind this cruelty-free fragrance brand. The brand pride themselves on their freedom of expression which is voiced through their fragrances. Their perfume bottles might not be the most elaborate or eye catching, but don’t judge them by their cover. They purposefully put all their attention into making sure they create excellent scents, the bottle is an after thought.

I Am Trash

A luxury perfume made from trash. Yes, I Am Trash is literally made from unwanted ingredients. The first luxury perfume to be created by upcycling unwanted things.

The notes of this scent is from upcycled Apple Essence, upcycled Cedarwood Atlas, upcycled Bitter Orange, and upcycled Rose Absolute. All these supposedly trash ingredients have been combined to create a new, beautiful scent. This scent can be described as woody, fruity and floral.

Other Fragrances?

More of Etat Libre d’Orange’s innovative perfumes and colognes can be found on Amazon. You can shop them now by clicking the button below.

juliette has a gun

This brand is 100% vegan.

The gun is a reference to the power of perfume for our heroine Juliette. Fragrances can act as a woman’s weapon of choice for pleasure, seduction, and even revenge. This brand wants to make perfume an art, these art pieces are then made to be the perfect accessory (or weapon of choice) for the modern female heroines of today.

MMMM...

The top notes of this enticing fragrance are Neroli, Geranium and Raspberry. Along with notes of Orange Blossom, Jasmine, Sandalwood and Absolute.

It’s easy to see why the brand chose to name their bottle of fragrance a simple exclamation of MMMM…. Even the look of the bottle embodies the fragrance, in its yummy, mouthwatering red color. This fragrance is a sweet, delicious delight.

Other Fragrances?

There are more fragrances to choose from on Amazon from this brand. You can find them by clicking the button down below.

Kai

This brand is 100% vegan.

Kai is a fragrance brand which embodies simplicity, purity and the exotic scents of the tropics. Their Hawaiian inspired fragrances, and other products, are light, airy, and with their top note of gardenia being their signature scent.

They are not just wonderful at creating beautiful fragrances, because if you love their signature scent, you should a look at their home care and body care products on offer too.

Kai

Kai is their signature fragrance. This perfume is tropical paradise in a glass bottle. This feminine fragrance is the perfect blend of Gardenia, while also including white floral notes, along with green overtones.

Also this fragrance, like all their cruelty-free products, are free from harsh chemicals such as sulfates and parabens. They also only use recyclable packaging to house their scents in.

Other Fragrances?

You can check out their other product range available, along with their fragrances, by clicking the button down below.

Kat Von D

This brand is 100% vegan.

Created by the celebrity tattoo artist herself, Kat Von D. All her products are of course vegan and always cruelty-free. She is best known for her makeup products, yet she also has a small range of vegan fragrances on offer as well.

Sinner

The Sinner Perfume is one part of the Saint + Sinner collection. This range is all about duality. It is inspired by Kat Von D herself, being sultry, dark and empowering. It can be described as a little spicy, as well as a little sweet.

Vanilla, Cinnamon, and White Floral are at the heart of this fragrance. While the base notes include, Vetiver, Wood, and Patchouli.

Amazon even have a mini gift set of the two fragrances, including her tattoo eyeliner in the set too. You can check it out here.

Other Fragrances?

The Kat Von D beauty brands focus is on makeup. All of which is vegan and cruelty-free. They have a small selection of fragrances too, which can all be found on Amazon by clicking the link below.

Lavanila

This brand is 100% vegan.

This beauty brand is all about creating products which are free from harsh chemicals, and are healthier for you. Their deodorant products are their most well known products but they also have a fantastic of affordable cruelty-free fragrances. All of them are also natural, healthy and all are vegan friendly too!

Pure Vanilla

As you might have guessed from the name, this fragrance is all about the note of Vanilla. However, they don’t just include any vanilla scent, theirs comes from Pure Madagascar Vanilla. Their top note is also combined with of Creamy Tonka Beans, along with Soft Heliotope blends. This is their signature scent, and the brands pride and joy.

If your in love with this Vanilla creation, you can go all in and purchase their matching Pure Vanilla Deodorant too.

Other Fragrances?

You can shop for more of their deodorants, skincare and their many affordable, yet gorgeous, fragrances by clicking the button down below.

Oribe

This beauty brand is most famous for their luxurious and cruelty-free haircare products. Yet their signature scent for many of their haircare products, was created by one of the oldest French perfume houses. So therefore it made sense to bottle this scent up into a luxurious perfume. That is how the fragrance called Cote d’Azur came to be.

Cote d'Azur

Oribe’s Cote d’Azur signature scent is described as being from the citrus floral fragrance family. The top notes of this fragrance are Fresh Lemons, Sicilian Orange, Blackcurrant, Plums, and Calabrain Bergamot. Other notes include Tuberose, Sandalwood and Vetiver.

This fragrance can be worn by men or women, it is a unisex fragrance.

Other Fragrances?

On their store they have a few of their fragrances available, along with their many haircare, makeup, and skincare products. You can shop all their products by clicking the button below.

Pacifica

This brand is 100% vegan.

Pacifica is all round beauty brand. They have a range of vegan fragrances which are very affordable, natural, and high quality. If your a fan of this range you should check out their skincare, makeup, and haircare ranges too. You can find all their products on their store by clicking here.

Indian Coconut Nectar

Their perfumes use natural and essential oils, along with natural plant-based alcohol to make their vegan perfumes. They also make sure their perfumes are free from any parabens, phthalates, and petroleum.

One of the top picks from their range is their Indian Coconut Nectar Spray Perfume. This scent embodies the tropics, with warm Coconut scents, along with Vanilla and velvety Vetiver.

Other Fragrances?

However, if coconuts are not your thing. You can check out their other many different scents from this range by clicking the link down below.

Penhaligon's **

** This brand is owned by a parent company that is not cruelty-free.

If you are looking for true luxury in the form of perfume. Then look no further that Penhaligon’s, who have been crafting stunning creations since 1870. This British brand can be considered one of the best in the world, and lucky for us they are cruelty-free. However, all that skill and craftsmanship does come at a high price tag.

Luna

Named after the goddess of the moon, Luna. This scent is both beautiful and mysterious just like our lonely moon.

The head notes of this scent are Bergamot and Lemon Primofiore Oils. Then comes the soothing notes of Jasmine, Sift Rose Accords, and Juniper. Ending with Amber Gris and Musk, all making this fragrance truly dreamy.

Other Fragrances?

Amazon stocks many more of Penhaligon’s other scents, including perfumes and colognes.

You can check them out by clicking the link below!

TokyoMilk

Tokyo Milk is the creation of designer Margot Elena. Her innovative design skills can be seen in her TokyoMilk brand. Their bottles are beautifully designed, and the fragrance formulations are luxurious and truly bewitching.

Bulletproof

The notes of their Bulletproof Perfume include Smoked Tea, Crushed Cedar, Coconut Milk, and Ebony Woods. These combined notes have created an alluring, and very seductive fragrance.

Though not a completely unisex fragrance brand. Their dark collection can definitely be worn by men or women.

Other Fragrances?

You can shop their Dark collection, as well as some of their other fragrances and products on Amazon. Click the link below to start shopping!

YUNI

This brand is 100% vegan.

So this cruelty-free brand does not specialize in fragrances. They do however, have wonderful skincare and body care ranges. Yet, among their skin nourishing products on their Amazon store, they have one aromatic Body Mist which I had to include in this article.

My Om World

This essential oils aromatic body mist from the cruelty-free brand YUNI, is more of a scent for you. As the name of the product may suggest, My Om World, this fragrance is used to relax, refresh and uplift you.

In terms of it’s scent, this body mist has notes of Neroli, Bergamot, Geranium, and Sage. Helping to create a deeply soothing and calming scent.

Yet this product isn’t just about a beautiful scent, it also includes Fair Trade Green Tea Extract. This has anti-bacterial qualities to help prevent skin blemishes. The product also includes Organic Kukui Seed Oil, which provides nourishment to your skin.

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