Media Centre

Welcome to the Cruelty Free International Media Centre for journalists and researchers. We can help with your requests for information on animal testing.

Tel (office hours): +44 (0) 20 7619 6978

Tel (out of hours): +44 (0) 7850 510 955

Fax: +44 (0) 20 7700 0252


We supply journalists, researchers and authors with:

  • Accurate research, facts and figures on animal testing for cosmetics
  • Comment from experts in the field, including scientists
  • Footage and photographs depicting conditions for animals in laboratories
  • Advice for consumers
  • Our logo for use on websites and in print

Humane alternatives

Using animals to test cosmetics is unethical and unnecessary. There are many reliable and humane alternatives which do not involve animal suffering.

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Tell brands to go cruelty free

Write to your favourite cosmetics brands and ask them to sign up to the Leaping Bunny. Remember to check first to see if they are already cruelty free!

Download a template letter

Calling all EU citizens!

No cruel cosmeticsWe want a global end to animal testing for cosmetics by achieving a ban in every country. With our international partners.

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