CBU Approved Brand
The Products We Love
Body lotions and creams
Eyes and brow pencils
Clean + Green BeautY
Health + Wellbeing
All their cosmetics (except their nail polishes) are certified by either Ecocert, Qualité France
Avril products do not contain GMOs, PARABENS, PHENOXYETHANOL, NANOPARTICLES, SILICONE, PEG, PERFUMES and SYNTHETIC DYES.
Their products contain at least 95% of ingredients of natural origin and at least 10% of ingredients from organic farming.
Learn more about Ecocert
70% of Avril’s products are vegan. This information is available on each product page. For clarity on which products are vegan, they label the product as “Vegan product” on their website.
Their non-vegan products ethically-sourced* animal-derived ingredients such as beeswax, carmine, yoghurt powder and honey.
While their foundation has a good consistency and coverage, their current concealer (5) and foundation (7) range is very limited does not yet include a sufficient range for darker skin tones or disability-friendly packaging.
Packaging, Practices + Policies
The majority of their range is produced in France to reduce carbon emissions and they use renewable energy in production and stores.
Avril’s packaging is certified by either Ecocert or Bureau Veritas.
Their plastic and glass bottles, aluminium deodorants, and paper packaging are widely-recycled, and they reduce outer packaging as much as possible. For other packaging such as tubes, roll-on deodorant and lipstick bullets, check your local authority for correct disposal of items.
They have also established a bulk system in-store for some of their products.
Avril has partnered with Canopée Reforestation Association to further offset their CO2 emissions and protect biodiversity.
Find out more about their sustainability commitments here.
Learn more about Canopée Reforestation Association
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