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Is Clinique Certified Cruelty-Free?
Clinique is not a cruelty-free brand. Their parent company, Estée Lauder, is not cruelty-free. Clinique claims that they do not test their products on animals, but they do allow their parent company to test on animals when required by law.
Is Clinique owned by a parent company that tests on animals?
Clinique is owned by a parent company that tests on animals. This means that any products you purchase from Clinique are likely to have been tested on animals at some point during their development process. Therefore, if you are looking for a cruelty-free option, Clinique is not the right choice.
Is Clinique Sold in China?
As of right now, Clinique is not sold in Mainland China. Their parent company, Estée Lauder, does sell products in China; however, they do not have any stores in Mainland China. As of 2022, they are planning on opening stores in Mainland China. The reason why Clinique is not currently sold in China is because the Chinese government requires all cosmetics to be tested on animals before they are able to be sold in the country. Since Clinique is a cruelty-free brand that does not test their products on animals, they are not able to sell their products in China. However, there are some ways that you can still purchase Clinique products in China. There are many online retailers that sell Clinique products, and there are also some brick-and-mortar stores in Hong Kong that sell Clinique products.
Does Clinique have any vegan products?
Yes, Clinique has vegan products. You can find a list of their vegan products on their website.