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10 best cosmetics brands to try for

Every woman dreams of owning the best cosmetic brands in her collection. Cosmetic business in India is a big and booming market due to its rising demand each day. From desi to international brands the shelves are filled with attractive packaging. From teenagers to the woman in her 50s there is one for each age group and each body part. The products are targeted for all body parts from hair, skin to nails.

While you should be careful about your budget when you buy certain cosmetics, it is also imperative to ensure the quality of the product irrespective of the tag. So today we will tell you about the 10 best cosmetic brands in India to try for, which will not only enhance your beauty but are also safe for your skin and hair.

L’Oreal Paris

Loreal Paris

One of the most coveted luxe cosmetics brand in India, brand L’Oreal shelters a range of products under its hood. While it specializes in all kind of products including the skin creams, they are known for their wide range of attractive hair colors and lip colors.

[easyazon_link identifier="B00GX7AISS" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]L'oreal Paris Kajal Magique (Black)[/easyazon_link]

[easyazon_link identifier="B008KH31QU" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]L'Oreal Paris Total Repair 5 Shampoo, 360ml[/easyazon_link]

[easyazon_link identifier="B00F2DZQ54" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]L'Oreal Paris White Perfect Facial Foam, 50ml[/easyazon_link]

The brand is endorsed by the who’s who of Indian and International celebrities like, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Demi Moore, Sonam Kapoor or Penelope Cruz.

Maybelline New York

Best Cosmetics Brands: Maybelline New York

Maybelline New York

Maybelline New York has won many hearts within a small span based on its quality and affordability. It is one of the best cosmetics brands in India today with a wide assortment of cosmetics available for the regular women.

[easyazon_link identifier="B0079Z48S4" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]Maybelline Colossal Kajal, Black[/easyazon_link]

[easyazon_link identifier="B00K3U2DAM" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]Maybelline Lasting Drama Eye Liner Drama Gel Liner, Black[/easyazon_link]

[easyazon_link identifier="B007E9GUVI" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]Maybelline New York BB Cream, Natural, 18ml[/easyazon_link]

They are widely known for their colossal kajal, nail lacquers eye shadows etc.



Many celebs swear by this brand due to its superior quality and the class that its exhibit when you wear it on. MAC is known for its lush lipsticks, butter smooth foundations and the makeup tools like brushes for eye makeup.

[easyazon_link identifier="B008VKBQ18" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]Mac Cremesheen + Pearl Lipstick- PINK PEARL POP[/easyazon_link]

[easyazon_link identifier="B001JB8Y8O" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]Mac Cosmetics Studio Finish Concealer SPF35 7g/0.24oz NW50[/easyazon_link]

[easyazon_link identifier="B004XW1PYQ" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]Mac Fluidline Eye Liner Gel Makeup Cosmetics Blitz & Glitz Color[/easyazon_link]

Even though they are priced on the higher side the products are worth a try.



Revlon has been in the business since long and the luxe brand offers a range of promising makeup stuff that every woman wants at least once in their lifetime.

[easyazon_link identifier="B00DQOA67O" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]Revlon Touch and Glow Advanced Fairness Face Wash, 100g[/easyazon_link]

[easyazon_link identifier="B00DQO9GGG" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]Revlon Top Speed Hair Color Woman, Natural Brown 60[/easyazon_link]

[easyazon_link identifier="B006LXCZ62" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]Revlon Color Burst Lipcolor, Rosy Nude (3.7g)[/easyazon_link]

From high quality face primers, Super Lustrous lip shades to their long stay range their cosmetics are a must have for all the makeup lovers who wish to own the best cosmetics brands.



Close on the heels of Maybelline, this brand is quite a favorite of the girl next door.

[easyazon_link identifier="B00EZQ65KO" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]Colorbar Velvet Matte Lipstick, Obsessed Orange, 4.2g[/easyazon_link]

[easyazon_link identifier="B00BMMP5VE" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]Colorbar Perfect Match Primer, 30ml[/easyazon_link]

[easyazon_link identifier="B008KH3XK4" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]Colorbar Mettalics Body Shimmer, Miss Reflective, 4g[/easyazon_link]

From velvety soft matte lipsticks, to cool eye shadows and face primers, Colorbar is slowly catching up.




From long since Amway has been trying to get a grip on the Indian cosmetic market through network marketing and the pyramid structure. Though slowly, it has finally convinced the consumers of its quality products which boast of a wide range of makeup essentials and is now one of the best cosmetics brands in India.

[easyazon_link identifier="B01339CU84" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]Attitude Be Bright Day Cream(50 gms)[/easyazon_link]

[easyazon_link identifier="B00NLZHY5K" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]Satinique 2 in 1 Shampoo & Conditioner 250 ml[/easyazon_link]

[easyazon_link identifier="B00I0WN2ZU" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]Amway Home Sa 8 Gelzyme With Natural Softener- 1 Ltr[/easyazon_link]

Artistry and Attitude are the two exclusive skin care and color cosmetics range for women offered by Amway.

Lotus Herbals

lotus herbals

Rich in herbal goodness, Lotus Herbals offer a wide range of cosmetic products for women.

[easyazon_link identifier="B00EU4Z2QE" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]Lotus Herbals Whiteglow Skin Whitening and Brightening Massage Crème, 60g[/easyazon_link]

[easyazon_link identifier="B00791FFMG" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]Lotus Herbals Whiteglow Skin Whitening And Brightening Gel Cream SPF-25, 60g[/easyazon_link]

[easyazon_link identifier="B00K851OIE" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]Lotus Herbals Safe Sun UV Screen Matte Gel SPF 50, 100g[/easyazon_link]

We specially love their sunscreens, face wash, colored lip balm, nail paints, hair oils and the winter care range.

Shahnaz Herbals

shahnaz herbals

One of the pioneer cosmetic brands in India that offers products loaded with Ayurvedic concoction, Shahnaz Herbals has set its foot firmly in India and abroad with its premium quality.

[easyazon_link identifier="B007E9HXO6" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]Shahnaz Husain Pearl Cream, 40g[/easyazon_link]

[easyazon_link identifier="B006LXBHVG" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]Shahnaz Husain Hair Touch Up, Black, 7.5gm[/easyazon_link]

[easyazon_link identifier="B001B2PUUQ" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]Shahnaz Husain Shascrub, 40g[/easyazon_link]

Products from their Diamond or Sun collection are a must have in the list of all the beauty conscious women.

Elle 18

elle 18

Albeit the brand targets the teenager group with their colorful makeup range like the “color bomb” nail colors, eye liners or the lipsticks, they are undoubtedly one of the best cosmetics brands  in India which pleases all age groups.

[easyazon_link identifier="B00791ECCU" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]Elle 18 Color Burst Lipstick, Rosy Blush 27, 4.3ml[/easyazon_link]

[easyazon_link identifier="B00K816P82" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]Elle 18 Juicy Lip Balm, Red, 9ml[/easyazon_link]

[easyazon_link identifier="B00HVVXVNY" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]Elle18 Glow Compact - Marble[/easyazon_link]

While Elle 18 offers extremely affordable range of products, they are loved by one and all due to their assortments.


10 best cosmetics brand to try for:avon


The American brand has gained the confidence of the Indian consumers quite fast based on their quality products tagged at pocket-friendly prices. They are known for their glimmer sticks, fragrances, lip shades and eye makeup.

[easyazon_link identifier="B00CJ3ZWIQ" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]Avon Ideal Flawless BB Beauty Balm Cream Color LIGHT[/easyazon_link]

[easyazon_link identifier="B00DB7CGAG" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]Avon Anew Platinum Night Cream 1.7oz Full Size[/easyazon_link]

[easyazon_link identifier="B0056H76NQ" locale="IN" tag="bitvie-21"]Avon Healthy Makeup Lip Cream SPF 15 - BURGUNDY[/easyazon_link]

With such quality products in offering and Maria Sharapova as the brand ambassador, one cannot ask for more.