5 Vegan Apps You Need to Download
January 7, 2016
With the constant advancement of technology, being vegan can be easy! Everything you need to know – recipes, vegan-friendly restaurants, cruelty-free cosmetics – is in the palm of your hand. Here are 5 vegan apps for the iPhone and/or iPad that you need, if you don’t have already.
1. Happy Cow ($3.99)
This is a must-have for every vegan or vegetarian! Happy Cow is a fantastic app that shows veg-friendly restaurants in your area, It’s perfect if you’re traveling or just wanting to try a new local eatery.
2. Is It Vegan? (free)
This app will make sure you’re not purchasing anything that contains animal products. All you do is scan the barcode and it’ll tell you whether it’s vegan or vegetarian by listing the ingredients. It’s easy to use and extremely helpful when grocery shopping.
3. Cruelty-Free (free)
This app will let you know which cosmetic, personal care, and household product companies are cruelty-free.
4. 21-Day Vegan Kickstart (free)
This is the perfect app for those transitioning to a plant-based diet. It provides step-by-step recipes, such as Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal and Quinoa Pilaf that will make your stomach happy. Did we mention that it’s free, too?
5. VeganXpress ($1.99)
This handy app will help you find vegan friendly options at restaurants and fast-food chains. It lists over 130 common restaurants, so you’re sure to find what you need. It also has a full list of vegan beer, wine, and liquor.