These Are the 5 Best Makeup Brands in the Philippines
Home to some of the best white sandy beaches in the world and known for its diverse local cuisine, there’s more to the Philippines‘ than you may think. The country’s beauty scene has been upping its game for quite some time now and with the number of pageants that occur every year, it’s no surprise that Filipinos know their way around makeup.
These locally produced products are super affordable and of high-quality. What’s even better is that these brands cater to all different shades because Filipinos range from fair to darker skin tones. From cult favorite Sunnies Face to vegan brand Vice Cosmetics, we’ve rounded up the five best makeup brands you can only find in the Philippines. Scroll down and discover our list below.
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Founded by Martine Ho, Georgina Wilson, Jess Wilson, Bea Soriano-Dee, and Eric Dee, Sunnies Face’s products have made its way into the hands of Hollywood celebrities like Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Olivia Wilde and Victoria’s Secret model Kelsey Merritt. Known for its quality matte lipstick formula, the label has been releasing new items like highlighters, eyebrow pencils and blushes.
Filipino-Australian actress and TV host Anne Curtis debuted her very own beauty brand BLK Cosmetics back in 2017. Her label’s products are all officially cruelty-free certified by PETA. Items range from foundations, mascaras, lipsticks, eyeliners and more.
Founded by one of the Philippines’ famous TV hosts Vice Ganda, these products are all paraben-free, vegan and cater to all skin types and genders. Be sure to check out the Vice x Bang collection, the Water Gel Lip & Cheek Tint collection, and the Aura Cheek collection.
Known for its creative and Instagram-worthy packaging, Happy Skin Cosmetics products are made in the world’s beauty capitals: Korea, Japan, and Taiwan. With this in mind, you can expect the best quality items from this line.