Here is a global directory of cosmetic brands with a link to their websites. The list is not exhaustive, and I will add to these and update them as and when. I have compiled an alphabetical list which includes department stores and online retailers, and a separate list for retailers only for ease of reference.
*Some links maybe be affiliate links and others are recommended links.
Benefit Cosmetics ~ Find the latest cult cosmetics with bright packaging and catchy names.
Bobbie Brown ~ Part of the Estée Lauder group, the brand is known for nude and neutral cosmetics.
Burt’s Bees ~ Natural beauty care, renowned for their lipbalms
Caudalie ~ A French company that harnesses the power of grapes in their products.
Clarins ~ Renowned for using natural plant extracts in their body and skin care ranges, the site offers special sizes with each order as well as a loyalty points system and free gifts.
Clinique ~ With minimalist packaging, the range is part of the Estée Lauder Group.
Crabtree and Evelyn ~ A company that has affordable and luxurious body care products, including hand creams and a range of fragrances.
Elizabeth Arden ~ Known affectionately as ‘Lizzie Arden’ in the trade has several ranges including Ceramide, Eight Hour Cream, and Visible Difference.
Estée Lauder ~ The Estée Lauder Group owns several brands now, and is well known for their annual Christmas collections and fragrance ranges.
Kiehl’s ~ A company that caters for all genders, and has a recycling loyalty card system where you bring back empty bottles in return for a stamp on a loyalty card leading to free products.
L’Occitane ~ A French based company that has stylish packaging, and skincare and body care ranges containing plant essences and extracts.
Lancôme ~ Now owned by L’Oreal has high profile celebrities endorsing their products.
M.A.C. ~ (Makeup Art Cosmetics) has grown from makeup to a skincare range now. Also owned by the Estée Lauder Group, the company is known for its charity work in supporting AIDS.
Marc Jacobs Beauty ~ With some of most stylish packaging, the designer complements his fashion creations with his own beauty range.
Murad ~ Created by D. Murad, this range of skincare has won awards and offers starter kits to help you with a skincare routine.
Neal’s Yard Remedies ~ A well known and reputable ethical and organic beauty company stocking skincare, aromatherapy, and herbal remedies to choose from.
Ole Henriksen ~ Formulated by Danish cosmetician, the brand has won numerous awards and has a celebrity following.