When choosing makeup, we usually think about all the top international brands like MAC, Tarte, L’Oréal, etc. Sometimes, we end up spending thousands on imported makeup, and rightly so because the quality of these makeup products is worth every penny.
However, if you think we don’t have such gems in our local beauty market, this article is for you. There are so many different brands that fall under the ownership of Pakistanis. Here are our top Pakistani makeup brands to try out this year!
If you are on social media, chances are that you have already heard of the brand “Masarrat Misbah makeup”, especially because of their infamous Silk foundation. The brand was started by the Pakistani celebrity makeup artist and philanthropist, Masarrat Misbah. This halal range is specifically designed to suit south Asian skin tones and weather. The vast variety of products is ideal for a natural everyday look to a full face of glam.
Nadia Hussain, a supermodel turned entrepreneur, has recently launched a makeup brand named “Bling by NH”. She aims to provide Pakistani women with high-quality products at an affordable price range. This brand is known for its glimmering makeup collection that is ideal for formal and semi-formal occasions. She has currently launched a travel palette that is just what you need for a fresh and natural everyday look.
Famous for its high-quality lipsticks, Luscious is a household makeup brand in Pakistan. From prices to packaging to the diverse colour range, this brand is versatile enough to cater to all Pakistani women, that too at an affordable price. Meharbano Sethi, the owner of Luscious cosmetics has truly created a brand that we see in every almost every kit and for any occasion.
Beautify by Amna is one of those brands that is loved and endorsed by several influencers. Their products and tools are at par with international brands in all aspects. Beautify by Amna’s primer and makeup blending sponge are the most sought-after products from the brand. Want a sweat-proof application? Beauty by Amna is the way to go!
#5 Zay Beauty
Zay beauty is a brand that is all about promoting desi culture and celebrating our rich skin tones! They keep their customers hooked with their creative packaging and extensive collection. Zay Beauty’s eyeshadow palettes are their best-selling products because of their pigmentation, consistency, and price. From high-quality complexion powders to bold lip colours and exciting eyeshadow palettes, there is something for everyone at Zay Beauty.
#6 Zero Makeup
Zero Makeup is a cosmetic brand that offers everyday beauty products for a natural look. Launched by award-winning entrepreneur and beauty innovator, Nabila, the brand has gained so much popularity in very little time. They currently have six palettes and a dense buffing brush that is all you need for a glowing, no-makeup-makeup look. The palette is a bit pricey but totally worth it!
The brand philosophy of Entice cosmetics is to provide their customers with the best ingredients and formulas at the lowest rates possible. Well, they have been doing just that for all of us! Entice Cosmetics has a wide variety of high-quality makeup products that are widely available and affordable. With such a diverse range, you can create a myriad of makeup looks for different occasions.
Apart from all these, there are several other Pakistani brands that you can shop from. Once you start your search, you will be amazed by how many excellent makeup choices we have in the market. What are your favourite local brands in Pakistan?
Shop your heart out and keep supporting local businesses!