Cruelty Free products

In the last couple of weeks we have had a few messages and IG discussions with people about cruelty free and where we draw the line and why so I thought it might be an ideal blog post! We have been cruelty free since we started - in part because we have a house full of animals and couldn't bear the thought of animal testing - and partly because we realised there was a another way to go. Lets lay things on the line; in 2017 there is no need WHATSOEVER for beauty products to be tested on animals. Most of the component ingredients have been tested for many many years and we have loads of data to indicate what the reactions could be, we also know the safe limits and (especially if you are in the EU and work with Safety Assessments) these have been set. All products bought to market within the EU are by the nature of the certification process...
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Going cruelty free…

Our BareBear range of BareSoaps and BareCandles are designed to be as natural as possible and we wholeheartedly support the anti-animal testing stance taken by the cosmetics industry as a result of the EU testing ban. However, we do not support the BUAV and our products will not display any BUAV logos despite the integrity of the natural and cruelty free nature being intact. Quite simply we do not agree with the BUAVs association with the BodyShop given that the BodyShop is owned by L'Oreal, one of the worst proponents of animal testing, in our opinion. So, please be assured our products ARE cruelty free, natural and free from SLS, Parabens, Palm Oil and all the other nasties.   If you want to read up on cruelty free please try this  ...
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Get naked!

  We would like everyone to say hi to the newest addition to the Lilian Jones family - its our own TedBear. Ted is our gorgeous cheeky barebear who you will no doubt be seeing more of in the next few months. He has some fabulous friends and relations who will help tell the story of Lilian Jones and more importantly will let everyone into our bare naked secrets!...
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