In a world where going green, eating vegetables and saving the planet are encouraged, going vegan, clean or cruelty-free almost seems to go hand in hand with sacrifice. But going vegan and supporting brands that support the environment don’t have to come with a hefty price tag. And while making the health-conscious choice to opt for more fruits and veggies may change your daily meal plan, it doesn’t have to change your beauty routine.
Gone are the days when vegan makeup was nearly sheer, watered-down formulas without much color payoff. Some of our favorite cosmetics brands are transitioning to vegan formulas with collections that still deliver. We rounded up the best vegan lipsticks from drugstore to luxury to indie that offer major color payoff with cleaner formulas.