While Autumn has stripped us of our blooming plant life, these brands are here to bring it back in the form of rich, miracle concoctions for your skin. Australia is a front-runner in the cosmetic industry, and with luxurious landscapes and creative minded coast-hoppers, it is no surprise why. We are here to lend a hand with a list of certified goodness to boost your beauty game; so prepare to repose and replenish your way through the best Australian skincare brands.
#1 Grown Alchemist
Forget Simon, it’s all about what science says. And science says that Grown Alchemist belongs in your skincare collection. It’s no secret that Australia has some of the best natural resources in the world, and Grown Alchemist have used ingredients to give the skin an almighty natural boost. They do the chemistry so you can have the results; formulating miracle products your skin actively responds to.
Grown Alchemist Age-Repair Eye Cream ($75)
#2 Kleins Perfumery
Get pumpin’ and skin plumpin’ with these vegan goodies. Kleins Perfumery have extended their timeless range of perfumes with the lavish addition of Australian skincare. Famed Melbourne photographer, Rennie Ellis, fulfills a vintage style we adore in a label series which encapsulates the Australian salt, sand and sun culture. With a little lime and a little coconut, you bet they have mastered the tantalizing scents of these lotions.
Life’s a Parade Body Balm ($24)
Back View Organic Shea Soap ($12)
#3 Peggy Sue
Peggy Sue carry one simple message: “start loving the skin you’re in, by giving your skin some love.”
The complete skincare pack has every step covered for your new and improved beauty regime to start your skin-loving journey. Formulated in small batches, each product is plant based and full of happy helpers. Peggy Sue know what works, and with a selection of miracle-working ingredients such as active charcoal, soothing cucumber and clarifying clay.
Peggy Sue Complete Skincare Pack ($130)
Peggy Sue Lip Conditioner ($12)
#4 Kosmea Australia
Kosmea Australia specialise in developing products with the beauty equivalent of liquid gold—rose hip oil. Rose-hip is famous for its healing properties, excellent for scars, wrinkles, eczema, sun damage, and everything in between. Marie Kapetanakas brought her at-home brews to the market after feeling inspired to create innovative, natural skincare within everyone’s reach. From there, Kosmea bloomed just like the plants it derives from.
Kosmea Purifying Cream Cleanser ($35)
Kosmea Hydrating Rosewater Mist ($25)
Do you have absolutely no gear, and no idea? It’s a good thing Ocinium do. While ageing is inevitable, they believe nature has all the answers for skin vitality and that you can retain a youthful glow to match your youthful heart… regardless of age. Now, you can boost your skin’s ability to heal and regenerate, without expensive trips to the clinic.
Elemental Vitamin ACE Serum ($90)
Metamorphis Multi-Vitamin Cream ($120)
#6 Musq Cosmetics
Musq Cosmetics is the urban Australian skincare brand of your dreams. Clean living isn’t just about what you put inside your body, but what you put on the outside too. Native Australian ingredients have all the goodness you need to manage a clean, kind and simple routine. In the hustle and bustle of busy lives, Musq Cosmetics make caring for your skin effortless and fun.
Musq Replenish Serum ($39)
Have you tried any of (what we think are) the best Australian skincare brands right now? We would love to hear what you have to say. Let us know in the comments or let us know through the Made of Fashion instagram page.