Shopping for Makeup Products is quite tricky and confusing. There are thousands of Make-Up Brands that are available online with different formulas based on your skin quality. So, choosing out on these makeup brands is quite a big task. Also, makeup trends change every time. There or thousands of makeup trends, to follow, that can be possible only if you choose the right makeup products. So, want to know the Best Make up Brands in India 2020? So, here we will be talking about some of the best brands of makeup that are available in India, and or mostly recommended by the Celebrity Make-Up Artist. We will also give you a step by step guide on how to choose the right make according to your skin along with the price range and variety of products sold under the particular brand. So, let’s get started with the Top Make up Brands in India.
- Choosing The Right Makeup
- Top Five Drug Store Make-Up Brands in India
- Top High-End Make-Up Brands that are available in India
Choosing The Right Makeup
Before we head to reveal the best makeup brands in the world, it is very important that you choose the right product. As it contacts directly to your skin. Our face has the most delicate skin tissues and we don’t want to get it damaged. Therefore, always choose the one that provides a skincare routine as well. That means you get a nourished and glowy skin along with the makeup benefits.
Makeup Brands in India- Categories (Price)
All the Makeup Products are categorized into two major categories- Drugstore and High-End Beauty Products. The drug store makeup products are quite affordable whereas the High-End Products or quite expensive (Internationally Acclaimed).
So, now that we understand the whole game of the beauty brands, here’s our top-list of Makeup Brands that offer all makeup products from lipsticks to body foundation and much more. We have listed the top ten makeup brands for both Drugstore and High-End. So, you can choose as per your preferences.
Top Five Drug Store Make-Up Brands in India
The Drug-Store Makeup Brand Products can be purchased by anyone. The prices of these brands are not too high and give you an amazing finish to your skin. So, check out our curated list of the best drugstore makeup brands in India.
1. Maybelline New York
If you are a beginner in this makeup craze, then Maybelline is highly recommended. The brand has some amazing products in the line. It is known to be one of the best make up brands for Indian skin. The foundation comes in variety for all skin tones. They have perfect shades based on your undertones and skin types. And the best part of this beauty brand is its price. The brand offers you amazing products with an affordable price range starting from Rs 90 to Rs 1500. You can find it on most online websites. Some of the best Maybelline Makeup Products are-
- Maybelline Instant Age Rewind Concealer (Rs 620)
- Maybelline Creamy Matte Lipstick (Rs 299)
- Fit Me Loose Finishing Powder (Rs 695)
- Fit Me Matte and Poreless Foundation (Rs 299)
- Master Chrome Highlighter and Strobe Cream (Rs 650)
2. Loreal Paris
The Second Makeup brand that makes it to this list is the L’oreal Paris. This brand offers a wide range of products including skin and hair care. The loreal cosmetic brand offers you makeup with a skincare routine. The makeup products provide you with nourishment to your skin. That means, there you get both the benefits. Also, the price range is quite affordable as well. Some of the best Loreal Makeup Products are-
- L’oreal True Match Super-Blendable Foundation (Rs 799)
- L’oreal Infallible Pro-Matte Foundation (Rs 750)
- L’oreal Paris Back to Bronze Matte Bronzing Powder (Rs 750)
- L’oreal Paris Colour Riche Matte Lipstick (Rs 650)
- L’oreal Paris Volume Million Lashes Mascara (Rs 890)
3. NYX Professional Makeup Products
The NYX is a subsidiary of L’oreal Makeup Brand. This brand is known for its quirky, elegant, smokey eyeshadow ranges and matte lipsticks. NYX produces its own makeup tools such as beauty blender, makeup brushes, etc. which works amazingly on the skin. Most of the Makeup Artists recommended the NYX Products. Lastly, these products are quite affordable and good for the skin. Some of its best products are –
- NYX Professional Color Correcting, Concealer Palette (Rs 1325)
- NYX Lip Lingerie Liquid Matte Lipstick (Rs 650)
- Total Drop Control Foundation (rs 1250)
- NYX Professional Makeup Ultimate Shadow Palette (Rs 600 to Rs 1725)
- NYX Professional Pore Filler Primer (Rs 1425)
The foundation comes in various complexion shades and fits all skin naturally. Most products on NYX Professional can be helpful for achieving a Dewy Makeup Look. So, if you are someone who loves “No Makeup Makeup Look”, then NYX Beauty Products would be a perfect option for them.
4. LA Girl Makeup Products
If you want to play with makeup a lot then LA Girl Makeup Brand is perfect. You get a wide range of products available under this particular beauty brand. This is also one of the most budgeted makeup brands that are available in India. So, here are some of the best LA Girl Makeup Products in India.
- LA Girl Pro Conceal (HD) – (Rs 599)
- LA Girl Face Primer – clear- (Rs 850)
- LA Girl Contour and Highlighter stick (Rs 800)
- LA Girl Luminous Glow Illuminating Cream (Rs 750)
- La Girl Illuminating Liquid Foundation (Rs 1250)
This makeup brand would be perfect for someone who is more into bronzy, dewy, Golden hour Makeup. It helps you achieve a perfect finish to the skin with a hint of natural glow and comes in various shades.
5. Wet n Wild Makeup Products
If you are broke, but still want your hands on good makeup products, then it has to be Wet n Wild Beauty Products. This is also an International Drug Store Makeup Brand after NYX. These makeup products are quite affordable and work amazing on the skin. If you are new to this makeup world and don’t want to spend much on makeup, then Wet n Wild would be a perfect brand for you. So, here are some of the amazing Makeup Products of Wet n Wild.
- Wet n Wild Dewy and Matte Setting Spray (Rs 499)
- Makeup locker 3-in 1 BB Cream (Rs 699)
- Wet n Wild PhotoFocus Foundation and Concealer (Rs 599 for foundation and Rs 399 for concealer)
- Wet n Wild MegaGlo Dual contour stick (Rs 499)
- Wet n Wild Protein Waterproof Mascara (Rs 399)
This makeup brand has their own makeup brushes and blenders. Wet n Wild Brand has been recommended by most of the Youtube Makeup Bloggers as well.
Some other recommended Drugstore Makeup Brands are
- Rimmel London
- Body Shop
- Shanaz Hussain
- Sugar Cosmectics
Top High-End Make-Up Brands that are available in India
So, now, if you have extra knowledge about makeup, and want to spend extra money on the beauty products, then you can opt for High-End Makeup Brands. High-End is a bit too expensive and is not much affordable. You can purchase online as well as offline. So, here we have listed out the top three makeup products from each range in detail. However, we have also provided some extra makeup products as well, which is top-rated. We have discussed these products in detail so that you can decide well before spending your money on it.
1. MAC Makeup Products
MAC is one of the leading makeup brands in the world. The acronym MAC stands for Makeup Artists Cosmetics. It has been a favorite cosmetic brand for all the makeup artists and celebrities. This beauty brand offers a wide range of makeup products for face, eyes, lips, body, etc. So, here are some of our top picks and must-haves in MAC Cosmetic Brand Range.
2. MAC Prep+Prime Fix Plus
This is a vitamin-enriched face mist that contains cucumber, green tea, and chamomile agent. This helps to soothe your skin giving a perfect amount of hydration. It also reduces the redness in the face. You can use this product before the makeup as well in your skincare routine as well. This is highly recommended by most of the celebrity makeup artists. This gives your makeup a very healthy and natural glow, and it lasts for a long time. So, if you have dry skin, and your makeup turns out to be flaky, then this is highly recommended. This comes in travel size as well. The price of the mini prep+prime fix spray is Rs 1200 and the larger one which is 100 ml is of Rs 1800/-.
3. MAC Strobe Cream
After, the MAC Prep+Prime Fix Spray comes the most favorite product of all the celebrity makeup artists, youtube bloggers, and personal my favorite as well. It is none other than MAC Strobe Cream. This one of the best products in the MAC Cosmetic Line. If you even just own this, in the high-end makeup range, it is enough. This strobe cream has a lot of benefits, starting with skin-nourishing to long-lasting makeup. This product evens out the skin and offers you an extreme amount of glow and hydration. The best thing about this Strobe Cream is that you can use it as a Primer, as well as a Moisturizer. This means, that even if you don’t want to put any makeup on your skin, then having this on your skin is enough. However, the strobe cream comes as per the skin complexion. The price of this product is quite high, but trust me its worth it. It comes in Pinklite, Goldlite, Silverlite, Peachlite, and Redlite.
So, if you have a dusky complexion, then Goldline would be perfect for you. The price ranges from Rs 2950 to Rs 3200 as per the skin complexion type. So, if you want to a glowy fresh no-makeup skin, then this a must-have thingy in your makeup kit.
4. MAC Next To Nothing Face Color
If you love having a skin with a dewy and luminous finish, then MAC Next to Nothing would be perfect for you. This is just a tinted foundation with light to medium coverage. The best thing about this product is that it blends seamlessly into your skin achieving a natural glow. A little blop of product is enough for your face. The price of this product is Rs 2700/-.
So, these are some of the best picks of MAC Makeup Product Range. Some of the other products that or worth buying are-
- Mac Studio Fix Powder Plus Foundation (Rs 2700)
- MAC Matte Lipstick (Shade- Ruby Woo and Mehr) (Rs 1500)
- MAC Matte Blush Powder (Fever and Desert Rose) (Rs 2300)
- MAC Studio Sculpt Foundation (Rs 3300)
- MAC Gently Off Wipes- Micellar Water Mini (Rs 1000)
5. Clinique Makeup Products and skincare
For flawless makeup, you need to have a good skin and goo makeup products. So, talking about healthy skin, our next makeup brand is the Clinique. The clinique comes under the list of the top beauty brands. So, here are some of our Top Picks of Best Clinique Makeup and Skincare Products.
- Clinique Even Better Makeup SPF 15
This is a dermatologist-approved foundation serum that can be used on all skin types. The product offers a light to medium coverage formula that evens out the skin tone giving you a flawless no-makeup look. The best thing about this product is that it has SPF 15 sun protection. It is sweat, humid, and water-resistant. The product comes in 10 to 15 shades for all complexion. The price of Clinique Even Better Makeup SPF 15 is Rs 2175.
- Clinique 3-Step Skin Kit (available for dry, oily, and combination skin)
This Clinique three-step skin care kit is a boost for your dull skin. If you are a person who hardly gets time to visit parlors, for regular facial appointments, then try on this skincare kit. This combo is available for all skin types. The kit comes with a facial soap/cleanser, cleansing lotion, and moisturizing gel. The skincare regime also comes in travel size as well. So, if you are willing to get hydrated skin, then definitely give a try to this combo pack. The kit comes at a price of Rs 2700.
- Clinique Pop Lip Color+Primer
The lipstick is a boon for those who get frequently chapped lips. The Clinique Pop Lip Color is a combination of a lip balm, lipstick, and a lip primer. This offers you a satin velvety finish on the lips. The bare-pop shade is the most beloved one. The price of Clinique Pop-Lip Color+ Primer is Rs 1950.
6. Bobbi Brown Makeup and Skincare Products
Bobbi Brown Makeup and Skincare Products are recommended by most of the celebrity makeup artists. However, the price range of these products are quite high, but they offer you a flawless and effortless look. If you are planning to invest in this product, then this will go a long way. So, here are some of our top Bobbi-Brown Makeup Products.
- Bobbi Brown Skin Long-Wear Weightless Foundation
This is a 16-Hour Full coverage foundation with a matte finish texture. The foundation comes in 43 shades which are quite high. You can select as per your undertone. The best thing about this product is that it offers full coverage and evens out your skin tone and enhances your natural complexion. It also minimizes the appearance of the pores and offers hydrated skin. The price of the Bobbi Brown Skin Long-wear Foundation is Rs 4000.
- Bobbi Brown (The Cheek Pallete)/ Ulla Johnson
This is one of the best selling products of Bobbi Brown. This is inspired by a famous fashion designer Ulla Johnson’s fresh-faced and glow. The product is multi-tasking as the product can be applied to both lips and cheeks. The kit comes with a rouge blush and a highlighter. The price of Bobbi Brown (Cheek Palette) is Rs 6000.
- Bobbi Brown Primer Plus Radiance (SPF 35)
This is a multi-tasking primer and moisturizer that illuminates the complexion and blurs out the imperfections. It also has an SPF 35 which works as a sunscreen moisturizer as well. It is paraben and sulfate-free. It gives 24 Hour hydration to the skin with a flawless base for foundation. The price of Bobbi Brown Primer Plus Radiance is Rs 3300.
So, these are some of the best high-end makeup product brands that you can consider if you are planning to purchase any.
We have also listed out some of the other best High-End Makeup Product Brands that or available in India (Sephora, Nykaa). We have also listed out some other International Makeup Brands that ship to India.
- Too Faced Cosmetics (available at Nykaa)
- Nudestix (available at Sephora)
- Huda Beauty (Nykaa)
- Benefit Cosmetics (Nykaa and Sephora)
- Tarte (Ships to India)
- Jeffree Star Cosmetics (Ships to India)
- Estee Lauder (Sephora, Nykaa)
- Innisfree (Sephora, Nykaa)
- Tom Ford (Sephora)
So, these are the some of the best make up brands and skincare products. Pick your best one, and do tell us.