Shiseido is one of the leading cosmetics companies in the world with a rich portfolio of international brands across 120 countries.
Today we are the eighth largest beauty group in the UK with close to 1,500 employees across makeup, skincare and fragrance. Renowned brands in the UK are: SHISEIDO, NARS, Laura Mercier, bareMinerals, BUXOM and DOLCE & GABBANA.
Clean and natural products that are free of what harms and full of what’s good – helping people to be more naturally beautiful with clean beauty. Founded in San Francisco bareMinerals believe in the power of Clean Makeup. Makeup that is free of what harms and full of what’s good. Natural mineral makeup that creates fresh, glowing skin. That’s why we create clean and natural products that are free of what harms and full of what’s good – helping people to be more naturally beautiful.
We believe every little choice we make has the power to create a big difference – for ourselves, our communities and the world around us. As the creators of clean, natural makeup, we’re here to help you take care of yourself and your loved ones, your community and the world around you, your skin, your beauty, and your sense of wellbeing.
Buxom believes that bombshells rule the world, bold lips lead to a big, bold, sexy life, and that every day should start with a tingle from their best-selling Full-On Lip Polish. That’s why they offer tingling lip gloss, volumising mascara, bold lip and eye pigments, and sexy skin coverage to plump up your pout and play up your best and boldest features.
Dolce&Gabbana is the new luxury, authentic and unconventional. A style that expresses new forms of elegance, presenting itself as a modern classicism, based on superior sartorial content and creativity.
Synonymous with Italian glamour and Sicilian tradition Dolce&Gabbana delivers luxury in a modern and unconventional way, combining strong innovation with the Mediterranean flavour of its origins. Dolce&Gabbana translates the glamour of its runway collection into a range of luxurious makeup and sensual fragrances, drawing inspiration from the brand’s Mediterranean roots.
Launched in 1996, Laura Mercier Cosmetics is grounded in Laura’s philosophy to create a naturally flawless complexion. The line is designed to benefit women of all ages and skin types. Through her artisan lens, she personally creates the colours and products to satisfy the global needs of women today. Laura is the innovative force behind the brand’s iconic products, French aesthetic, artistry techniques and "House of Flawless". She continues to teach and inspire through her philosophy; "What makes you unique makes you beautiful."
One of the most influential cosmetic brands in the world with a boundary-pushing no-rules philosophy to beauty. François Nars’ creative vision, which launched NARS Cosmetics with 12 iconic lipsticks in 1994, inspires self expression and imaginative artistry through an unexpected, no-rules philosophy of beauty.
As one of the most influential image-makers in the world, François’ signature boundary-pushing approach to makeup manifests from the palette to the product name to the campaign photograph itself—continuing to bring high-fashion, high-style, and forward thinking to beauty. With every product, endless opportunities for self-expression: "Don’t hold back. Be bold. It encourages others to do the same."
Established in 1872 in Ginza, Tokyo, Shiseido was the first Western-style pharmacy in Japan. For over 140 years, Shiseido has continued to spearhead innovation and act as a pioneer in the beauty space. Developing ground-breaking technology for world-class skincare innovation and being recognised through numerous awards, from their global best-seller Ultimune, which enhances the skin’s inner defences, to the debut of ‘Essential Energy’ with Neuroscience-powered technology. Shiseido find beauty all over the world, in science and art, in the products they make and how they engage with the world. Shiseido don’t just lead J-Beauty; they are J-Beauty.