Here is a FAQ sheet on ANIMAL TESTING & ANIMAL INGREDIENTS:
DO YOU TEST ON ANIMALS?
Peter Thomas Roth is produced in a manner that is animal cruelty free. All PTR products follow PCPC / FDA / EUCA (Personal Care Products Council / Food & Drug Administration / European Union Consumer Affairs) testing guidelines that do not allow the use of animals for any safety testing procedures.
Peter Thomas Roth is animal cruelty free. All PTR products, either manufactured by us or by contractors, follow PCPC / FDA / EUCA (Personal Care Products Council / Food & Drug Administration / European Union Consumer Affairs) testing guidelines that do not allow the use of animals for any safety testing procedures.
DO YOU USE ANIMAL INGREDIENTS?
Our collagen is marine derived and our elastin is bovine derived. Both are certified as BSC free (Mad Cow Disease Free). Mega-Rich Intensive Anti-Aging Cellular Crème, Mega-Rich Intensive Anti-Aging Cellular Eye Crème, Camu Camu Power Cx30 Vitamin C Brightening Sleeping Mask and Camu Camu Power C X 30 Vitamin C Brightening Serum are the only products in the Peter Thomas Roth line that contain collagen and/or elastin. The one in Mega-Rich Intensive Anti-Aging Cellular Eye Crème is marine derived. The safety efficacies of any of these and all of our finished products have not been tested in animals.
Peter Thomas Roth uses squalene from vegetables such as olives and sugar cane among others and not from animal sources.
HOW IS PTR ANIMAL CRUELTY-FREE IF IT USES A GOAT HAIR BRUSH?
The goat hair is a byproduct of the beef rendering industry and it is used by most industries ranging from painting to clothing including cosmetic ones.
DOES INSTANT FIRMX OR INSTANT FIRMX EYE CONTAIN SHELLFISH?
Neither product, Instant Firmx nor Instant Firmx Eye, uses ingredients that are derived or processed from shellfish. Therefore both products do not contain shellfish and animal derived ingredients.
WHICH ACNE & MINERAL SPF PRODUCTS ARE VEGAN?
Instant Mineral SPF 30
Instant Mineral SPF 45
Oily Problem Skin Instant Mineral SPF 30 Uber-Dry Sunscreen SPF 30
Blemish Buster Kit
Blemish Buffing Beads
Blemish Buffing Beads Body Wash
Please call 1-800-787-7546 if you have any questions. We are open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm ET.
Wishing You Beautiful Skin,
Peter Thomas Roth Clinical Skin Care