We know that Nigerian beauty industry is booming and fast evolving. New indigenous beauty brands, hair care, makeup and skin care brands are taking their place in the market. These indigenous brands are giving foreign makeup brands a run for their money with spectacular quality and competitive prices. We’ve been encouraged to #BuyNigeria to boost our economy and we are so glad that these Nigerian makeup brands are creating products worth buying.
Name whatever makeup products From concealers & foundations, to highlighters, and amazing lip products, these Nigerian brands are doing it all! Here are 10 Nigerian Makeup brands you should know.
1. Kuddy Cosmetics:
Started in 1986, they obviously have beauty authority in Nigeria and they specialize in helping you achieve the beauty within by providing the right products for your skin. This one of the few indigenous makeup brands that produce foundations. The also produce setting powders, lip products and hair products.
The Sleek brand is a hair and make-up brand run by 2 sisters, Ebele and Ify Ugochukwu. The UK based product was actually introduced into the Nigeria market in 2007, and since then, it has grown to become one of the most sought after makeup brand. Sleek studio is currently run by Dr, Ebele Ugochukwu. They major on skincare and rejuvenation products.
3. House of Tara:
This is the most popular Nigerian and African makeup brand in Africa and probably the world at large. Owned by Tara Fela-Durotoye, registered in 1998 this brand is growing stronger throughout the years. Known as a pacesetter in the industry, House of Tara, now boasts of various outlets within Nigeria and Africa. HOT is popularly know for their powders, highlighters, lipsticks, contouring palettes and eye shadows.
4. BMPro Makeup:
(BANKE MESHIDA PROFESSIONAL MAKEUP) Banke Meshida Lawal is another pacesetter in the makeup industry in Africa. BMPro Makeup was launched in 2006 and after 10 years it has grown to become one of the biggest African makeup brands in the world. Known for their spectacular quality, BMPro Makeup products have become a must have with their luxurious cosmetics. Their lips products are simply beautiful and long lasting with the ability to totally transform your features. This is one of Nigerian creative makeup brand.
5. Zaron cosmetics:
This is definitely an established Nigerian brands. This makeup brand birthed in 2011, has released a wide range of products with exceptional quality. With outlets all over the Nigeria and Africa, Zaron cosmetics has taken its place in the beauty industry. It is a tested and trusted brand with years of experience in the cosmetic world. A great deal of detail goes into the production of each product so you can be sure you are getting the very best when you shop for your Zaron makeup. Their lip products and powders are quite popular.
6. Hegai and Esther:
This brand has been on the beauty scene for a while now. They launched their eyebrow cream few years back and it has been doing pretty well. They also launched their foundation, powder, contour kits, eye shadows and lots of other products.
7. Yanga Beauty:
Launched last year, They have a range of matte and metallic lip creams as well as their very own eyebrow product called Browlution. They describe their range of liquid lipsticks as being formulated using intense pigments and guaranteed to last up to 8hours, water proof and transfer free. They are also paraben free.
8. Nuban beauty:
is a start up popularly known for their amazing pro blending sponges which gives amazing application precision and are a perfect dupe to the original beauty blender. They also have eye shadow palettes which have really chicky colours.
9. Prestige Cosmetics:
They are know for their quality makeup products, relatively new on the beauty scene, prestige cosmetics is gradually making a name for itself. With a huge array of products to choose from, they’ve got something for everyone.
10. Blot Cosmetics:
This is one of the relatively new Nigerian makeup brands. They recently launched their line of products in 2016, consisting of brow gels, lipsticks, mascara, and mattfiyers. An Innovative and Edgy beauty Brand with High Performance products, we hope they don’t dissapoint.
What other Nigerian makeup brands do you know that are not on this list?