Herbal cosmetic brands are seeing a dawn not only in India but the world as a whole. With even the most popular brands trying to go organic today, here are some India-based herbal cosmetic brands, which have not just attended tremendous popularity but have also practically started replacing the most established international cosmetic brands from the Indian cosmetic market. These brands are delivering outstanding quality products and are growing exponentially.
Here Are Some Best Herbal Cosmetic Brands Available In India:
Incepted in as early as in the 1970s, the brand of Shahnaz Husain is one of the earliest independent Indian herbal cosmetic brands. Named after and formed by the expert skincare specialist Shahnaz Husain, this brand is also one of the earliest known Indian herbal cosmetic brands to have started manufacturing products without testing those on animals. The brand has grown exponentially from the days of its inception and it is still regarded as one of the bests when it comes to herbal skincare and hair care products. It has a variety of products under its belts – all designed to perform different functions and cater to different skin and hair issues. Other than that, the brand Shahnaz Husain also has its range of herbal-based cosmetic products like lipsticks, foundations, eyeline, mascaras etc.
An ISO 9001 (2000) certified and one of the most popular Indian herbal cosmetic brands, Lotus Herbals is a rather new entrant into the market as compared to Shahnaz Husain. However; the brand has gained nationwide popularity and its products are available today in almost every part of the country. The brand has more than 250 specially formulated herbal products to offer. Catering to different types of skin and hair needs, the Lotus Herbals products are known to be made from purely herbal components as the products’ active ingredients. Other than being a favorite among individual users, Lotus Herbals also has a separate range of products that are solely designed for use in beauty parlors and salons.
Sourcing its products directly from the Mother Nature and utilising the scientific concoction methods of Ayurveda, Biotique – one of the most popular Indian herbal products brand has more than 200 products to cater to the different skincare and hair care needs of people. The company has been formed by Vinita Jain, who studiedAyurveda from Delhi University and then went on to study Biotechnology in Switzerland and it is from there that she was motivated to design a range of new-age organic products, which are not just safe for the skin and hair but are also potential enough to solve the problems. The company claims to compound its products absolutely free from all sorts of preservatives and chemicals. Moreover, Biotique products are also good news for animal lovers, as these are not tested on those poor things.
Catering India-made products to the world, FabIndia is a pretty popular and well-established name today and apart from making available India-made garments to the world, the brand also has its range of personal care products- all herbal in nature. Although FabIndia personal care products are not completely chemical or preservative-free, their active ingredients are certainly sourced from different organic compounds. In fact, some of their products are really effective and are certainly not as damaging as chemical-laden products are. The company presently caters skincare and hair-care products for men and women.
One of the most recently formed yet one of the most beloved herbal cosmetic brands in India today, Khadi Naturals is an initiative by the Gramodaya Ashram. The company’s motto is to promote, popularize and establish Khadi (small-scale India-made products) throughout the world. Aapart from selling its products in India at an extremely affordable price, the company is also exporting to 25 countries. Having started with simple-looking and pretty humbly packaged skin and hair-care products, the company is now slowly moving ahead to cater to the specific needs of customers and some of their products are even claimed to SLS and paraben-free.