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Bali Body

How ethical is Bali Body?

Bali Body is a brand of self tan products which has a below-benchmark score on The Good Shopping Guide’s Ethical Self Tan Ratings Table. Although Bali Body has not yet met our ethical benchmark, we hope to see the brand make progress in the future.

We would have extra confidence in Bali Body if it submitted itself to apply for Ethical Accreditation, whereby The Good Shopping Guide would make further detailed assessment and recommendations for ethical improvement.

Find out more about the ethical issues facing the Ethical Self Tan sector.


What does Bali Body do?

Bali Body is a brand of self tan, skincare and suncare products created by former carpenter Dave Oosterloo with his wife Laura.


In which areas does Bali Body perform poorly?

Bali Body was marked down under our criteria for its Environmental Report as the brand’s ‘About’ page lacks environmental information. It also receives a bottom rating for our Organic and Vegetarian criteria due to a lack of certification.

Bali Body gets a middle rating for Animal Welfare as it claims to be 100% cruelty-free but does not have any verification for this. Find out more about how we rate by exploring our ethical criteria.

Past Criticisms of Bali Body’s record

We found no past criticisms of Bali Body.


In which areas does Bali Body score well for its ethics?

We found no criticisms of Bali Body relating to; GM, Nuclear Power, Fossil Fuels, Political Donations, Armaments or Irresponsible Marketing, so it scores well for these criteria.


How can Bali Body improve its ethical rating?

The below-benchmark score that Bali Body is awarded with on The Good Shopping Guide’s Ethical Self Tan Ratings Table is the result of an evaluation of multiple ethical criteria.

To reach our minimum ethical benchmark and qualify for Ethical Accreditation, Bali Body has some issues to resolve, including its lack of certification for Organic products and its poor Environmental Report. If it applies for Ethical Accreditation, The Good Shopping Guide will be able to give Bali Body some guidance to improve on these areas.

Were you aware that your brand could benefit from Ethical Accreditation? Brands accredited by The Good Shopping Guide can display our ethical mark, showcasing to consumers that it is an ethical and sustainable brand. If you’re interested in learning more, please contact us or complete a Free Initial Assessment form.

Ethical performance in category


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GSG category benchmark


Ethical Rating


  • Environmental Report


  • Genetic Modification


  • Organic


  • Nuclear Power


  • Fossil Fuels



  • Animal Welfare


  • Vegetarian/Vegan Verified



  • Armaments


  • Irresponsible Marketing


  • Political Donations



  • Ethical Accreditation


  • Public Record Criticisms


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