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Sephora: Drop Mink Lashes and Go Cruelty-Free!

Sephora: Drop Mink Lashes and Go Cruelty-Free!

Society’s ever-changing standards of beauty should not call for the torture and deaths of innocent animals. Sephora, one of the world’s largest cosmetics retailers, offers false eyelashes made from the fur of mink who are tortured on fur farms. With the passing of a statewide fur ban in California and the overwhelming demand for cruelty-free beauty, please urge Sephora to exclusively offer faux mink lashes!

Velour Beauty and Lilly Lashes offer mink eyelashes collections, which are sold at Sephora stores and on its website. To produce these lashes, fur is removed from the mink, who suffer in confinement on filthy fur farms and are deprived of everything wild animals need to thrive.

Sephora offers Velour Beauty’s Fluff’n Glam Collections and Minimalist Mink Lash Collections and openly states on both, “This product is cruelty-free,” on its website. Velour Lashes use mink fur sourced from China, where there are no animal welfare laws, therefore allowing the most heinous treatment of animals to occur without repercussion. The retail giant also offers Lilly Lashes’ 3D Mink and Lite Mink lash collections. 

How can products made from the fur of terrified wild animals who are imprisoned on fur farms be free from cruelty?

They can’t.

What You Can Do:

Velour Beauty and Lilly Lashes produce faux mink lashes that offer the look and feel of fur, without the senseless cruelty. In 2023, California’s statewide fur ban will go into effect, which reflects the evolving preferences of consumers who no longer want to support an industry built upon the torture and death of defenseless animals.

Please urge Sephora, Velour Beauty, and Lilly Lashes to phase out mink lashes and exclusively offer faux mink products instead! 

1. Comment on social media. 

Comment on Sephora’s Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook accounts. You can say:

California has banned fur, and many cities and states are working to do the same. Please eliminate Velour Beauty’s and Lilly Lashes’ mink products from your stores, and exclusively offer their faux mink lashes to save animals and meet consumer demand!  

Comment on Velour Beauty’s Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook accounts. You can say:

Velour Beauty’s mink lashes are the product of immense suffering and are sourced from fur farms in China. California has banned fur, and many cities and states are working to do the same. Please eliminate your mink lashes and exclusively offer faux mink lashes instead! 

Comment on Lilly Lashes’ Instagram account. You can say:

Lilly Lashes’ mink products are made from the fur of innocent animals who needlessly suffer on fur farms. California has banned fur, and many cities and states are working to do the same. Please eliminate your mink products and exclusively offer faux mink lashes instead! 

2. Call Sephora Headquarters at 877-737-4672 (United States and Canada). You can say:

Velour Beauty’s and Lilly Lashes’ mink lashes are produced from the furs of innocent animals who are tortured on fur farms. California has passed a ban on fur, and many cities and states are working to do the same. Please commit to eliminating mink lashes from your stores, and exclusively offer faux mink lashes to save animals and meet consumer demand! 

3. Email Chris de Lapuente, Global President & CEO of Sephora by filling out the fields on this page and clicking to submit.

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