UPDATE: This story was originally published on January 17, 2014.
It’s a common misconception that finding effective and truly cruelty-free beauty products — that means sans animal testing and animal byproducts — is a daunting and expensive task. Not so! We found 20 gorgeous goodies are easy to spot at your local drugstore, provide excellent results, and cost no more than $20. Animals and beauty mavens, rejoice!