The makeup market has become the huge market in India from the past couple of years. Makeup helps women not only to look good by enhancing their features by raising her confidence and giving her a feel good factor.
One thing is very difficult that choosing the right makeup brand for yourself – meaning for your skin. Before going to buy makeup first thing comes into your mind that your skin is delicate, and if you want to look after it well, that means you will have to invest in some quality makeup.
So, here are the lists of 10 best cosmetics or makeup brands in India. Some of the bands affordable while some of the high-end brands.
The famous MAC (Makeup Art Cosmetics) started in 1984 in Toronto. It’s been a part of the Estee-Lauder Companies since 1988. The MAC Company used to make products for the makeup professionals and models but after that from a niche brand it turned into one of the biggest global brands. MAC is a high end brand and it’s a single lipstick costs around 1300 rupees and foundations around 2700+ INR.
2. L’OREAL PARIS
L’Oreal Paris is amongst the expensive drugstore brand where the lipstick ranges from 800-1100 Rupees and somewhat similar to foundations. Apart from makeup products, they are also specializing in skin care, hair care and perfume. Another cool fact is that our Deepika Padukon has become the Global Brand Ambassador of L’Oreal Paris.
Revlon is another expensive makeup brand that makes everything that a makeup lover need. This makeup brand is famous for its lustrous lipstick range and face primers. It’s a US based company, founded in 193, and they have held a reputation of being the trendsetters in the world of cosmetics.
An Indian cosmetics brand, Lakme was the country’s first cosmetic brand to introduce makeup to Indian women. Owned by Hindustan Unilever and having Kareen Kapoor as the brand ambassador, it ranked as number 1among the makeup brands in the country. Their 9to 5range of products are a big hit for those looking for beauty solutions that last the entire day and can be used daily.
Maybelline is a brand that can be afford by those people who are not capable of buying big brands and for those people who like quality and attractive classy packaging. Maybelline provides wide collections of lipsticks, eye shadows, foundations etc. Their nail paints, gel liner and mascaras are the worth trying.
Avon is the brand that’s available in over a 100 countries. They have variety of makeup products from mascaras to lipsticks. Their lipsticks and kohl kajals are worth trying. You don’t have to search for Avon’s Rep anymore as currently, these products are available online also.
A French luxury brand, Lancôme always believes in helping you to look beautiful everyday and their slogan prove this like “put your best face forward with their luxury eye, face and lip makeup collections”. You can find the best makeup, from foundation to mascara to lipstick, at their store to create the desired look. Whether you are looking for trendy products or classics and basics, their makeup selection has it all.
8. Bobbi Brown
Bobbi Brown has made its entry in the Indian market recently and we have filled with awe! This prestigious global beauty brand was founded in 1991 in New York by the makeup artist turned entrepreneur Bobbi Brown himself. This brand‘s cosmetics are trendy and high quality. They have wide collections of face makeup, eye shadows, lip colours and more that are flattering to women of any age and style.
9. Lotus Herbals
Lotus Herbals have makeup products like lipsticks, eyeshades, blushers and kajal etc other than the skin range and their huge range of sunscreens. Their best selling products are lipsticks and colored lip balms. Even nail paints are very good. Women who basically look for organic makeup products, they must go for this brand only.
Colorbar is one of India’s leading beauty brands. Came into existence in 2005, it has spread over the countries like India, France, Germany, Italy, Greece and the Middle East. They have a wide array of makeup products such as lipsticks, eye shadows, nail paints and skin care. This brand has won several awards for their innovative products. One of the best products from Colorbar is their face primer which is more like NYX photo loving primer which is amazing for oily skin.