Cult Beauty Products

8 Cult Beauty Products That Are Globally Loved

Over the last few years, the world of beauty has clearly outdone itself. The amount of products available in the market have left us spoilt for choice—some more than others. Rest assured, if there is a problem you’ll always find more than one solution. Products come and products go, however there are a few that truly stick on long enough to create a legacy of their own. These are the beauty products that have paved their way to becoming iconic to the point that they’ve become synonymous with the brand. These superstars have maintained their cult status over the years, although newer innovations and formulations have come by. From skincare to makeup to even fragrances, here are 10 of the coolest cult beauty products available at that are loved across the seven seas (and rightfully so!). 

Narciso Rodriguez Perfume Mother's day - Narciso Rodriguez For Her EDP

Narciso Rodriguez For Her

A classic scent that is a cult favourite for the label, Narciso Rodriguez’s For Her definitely created a niche of its own in the fragrance world. Inspired by an Egyptian musk oil gifted to the designer, the soul of the fragrance lies in the heart of musc present in the scent. Bringing together elegance and sensuality, For Her opens up to a fruity notes of rose and peach pulp, something that instantly embraces your senses. At the heart of the fragrance, you’ll find the label’s constant, heart of musc that brings a warm, heady touch to the fragrance. Finally, the strong base notes of patchouli bring a floral accord that ties the entire scent together beautifully.

Laura Mercier Translucent Loose Setting Powder On Parcos

Laura Mercier Transluscent Loose Setting Powder

Think of Laura Mercier and the setting powder is difficult to get out of your mind. Synonymous with the brand and setting powders in general, this holy grail product to long-lasting makeup has been loved for years, ever since its launch. The finely milled powder is super lightweight and blends like a dream into your skin, to create that flawless face effect. As a matter of fact, there are 25 different ways in which you can use it, making it a rather versatile product to have in your makeup arsenal. The powder leaves no texture, no photo flashback, and keeps your skin looking radiant with a 16-hour soft matte finish. It’s literally a go-to product for all skin types!

NIP + FAB Glycolic Fix Daily Cleansing Pads

Made famous by Kylie Jenner, these glycolic pads were the talk of beauty town for the longest time ever. One of the first of its kind, NIP + FAB were the pioneers when it came to this skincare innovation. Soaked in glycolic acid, these biodegradable pads are a quick and efficient way through which one can exfoliate the skin, remove dullness, and add that glow. Glycolic acid is known to help improve your skin’s texture and treat breakouts, eventually leaving skin radiant and youthful. The formula also contains hyalyronic acid and blue daisy, which helps brighten, smoothen, and even out the texture of your skin.

Viktor & Rolf Bonbon Eau De Parfum Spray

A timeless floral fragrance that makes for the perfect everyday go-to, Bonbon captivates a woman’s pleasurable journey to creating her own story. The fragrance opens up to its top notes of mandarin—a refreshing, juicy burst of energy that instantly brightens up your day. Eventually the soft heart notes of orange blossom bring a fruity, zesty, floral touch to the scent. Finally, the base notes of caramel accord add a warm and sweet essence to the fragrance, giving it that ‘Bonbon’ candied twist. The fragrance is irresistible, sensual, and indulgent—something that truly defines a woman in all her facets.

Tamannah Bhatia Shiseido Brand Ambassador

Shiseido Eudermine Activating Essence

One of the founding products of the brand, Shiseido’s Eudermine Activating Essence has literally stood the test of time and is a firm favourite of actress Tamannaah Bhatia. First launched in 1897 (yes, it’s that old), was a pioneering formula  of its kind. A favourite go-to of the geishas, the softening formula helped nourish and protect the skin, especially when under makeup. 151 years and multiple re-formulations and innovations later the Eudermine essence still holds its ground for being one of the most sought after skincare products. The essence helps nourish the skin, hydrate it, while leaving it soft and youthful.

Oud Save The Queen - Atkinsons - India

Atkinson Oud Save The Queen

A celebrity favourite, including the eclectic Ranveer Singh, Oud Save The Queen gives a classic English olfactory an oriental accord throught notes of oud. A tribute to his love Mabel Normand and their beautiful love story, the fragrance is all about forbidden passion. Top notes of earl grey and bergamot bring that quintessential English essence, something that is representative of Normand. The heart notes of orange blossom and clove add that spicy, sweet, and energetic burst to the scent. Eventually, the intensity is amped up through its base notes of guaic wood and oud accord, giving the scent a potent and heady end.

Diego Dalla Palma Milano Mytoyboy Mascara Mascara Extra Volume

Diego Dalla Palma Milano My Toy Boy Mascara

Volume galore, DDPM’s My Toy Boy Mascara is an iconic product of its kind. With a creamy formula and an easy-to-use brush, this mascara guarantees that sexy, sultry look without the flase lashes. Known for its quirky packaging that’s highly reminiscent of a ‘self-pleasure’ toy, the mascara goes beyond what regular mascaras do. Enriched with 2% superlash CPX and a combination of powerful active ingredients, the formula helps boost lash volume and length. Within 30 days, your lashes end up looking fuller, longer, healthier, and stronger.

Peripera Ink Velvet

We all have a soft corner for K-beauty trends, and the soft-focus velvet lip is definitely one to add to the books. Taking a cue from this, Peripera’s best-sellers (and of course, the internet’s favourite too), Ink Velvet Tint is the ultimate lip product. A highly pigmented formula that delivers colour from the first swipe itself, all it takes is one or two dots of the hue to give you those intense lips. What’s surprising is that the liquid isn’t uncomfortable to wear. It comes with a lightweight formula, super lasting that lasts through sweat and rain. With a soft matte texture that leaves you with that perfect blurry pout, this liquid lip will be your ultimate go-to no matter what.