Maybe we're a bit naive, but one aspect of the holidays we really love is how it inspires people to be more selfless
. There's just something about this time of year that brings out everyone's altruistic side and we adore it. Obviously, we wish it could be a year-round thing, but we also wish unicorns were real and that it rained Nutella.
So, to help spread that good juju around even more, we thought we'd give your holiday gifting an infusion of positive vibes by suggesting some of the best cruelty-free beauty buys
. Being the animal lovers that we are, cruelty-free brands and companies hold a special place in our hearts because we know they love our furry friends just as much as we do.
We teamed up with the folks over at PETA
— because who better to point out the most animal-friendly brands on the market — and created this helpful list of the best cruelty-free beauty gifts of the season.Click through to see PETA's picks
and hear why they love these conscientious cosmetics.