Championing UAE Beauty Brands

In celebration of everything UAE, here are our top picks of homegrown beauty brands to support

By Nadia Gardner

This year’s UAE National Day celebrations sees the beautiful Emirates turning a milestone 50. And what better way to honor our hometown than by pampering ourselves with holistic mists, citrusy scents, and cruelty-free makeup buys that are made right here in Dubai? The perfect way to #supportlocal this year.

Beauty Sleep

Your sleep remedy, that’s natural, organic and made from the best essential oils to help you sleep, tune out, turn the monkey mind off, restore, heal and bounce back the next day. Apply a few drops to the body. These sensory points – wrists, earlobes, shoulder, neck, soles of the feet, chest area - are highly recommended to quickly get the oils into the body and the bloodstream. This essential oil blend is proven to help you achieve an uninterrupted night of sleep. Its key ingredient lavender has calming properties and has been scientifically-proven to help support a night of continual rest.

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It’s stocked at Just Be well-being centre, Wild Fabrik (online) and Holly Holistic. 


Founded by Dr. Lamees, this organic skincare offering is backed by organic ingredients with advanced science. Created to focus on the science of healing, each product is a combination of active ingredients in therapeutic concentrations to heal the skin from within. 


This vegan brush range is a must-have for all beauty enthusiasts. With three exclusive brush types, this brand was born with its love for nature, making it quite popular in the Middle East. With a minimal aesthetic, these brushes are not only high-performing but they’re cruelty-free too.

Shirley Conlon Organics

Dubai’s premium organic line ensures long-lasting benefits to the skin. Infused with skin-loving plant-based botanicals, the products remove pollution and makeup while still protecting the skin’s natural barrier. With ultra-lightweight botanicals that absorb into the skin, these formulas instantly absorb to minimise any concerned areas. 


Founded by Mouna Abbassy in Dubai and inspired by Morocco’s rich traditions, IZIL brings natural products with a pampering experience for all. Created for a spa experience at home, this brand helps keep your skin glowing and hair strong, no matter how harsh the weather conditions. The all-natural skincare line has products for both glowing skin and healthy hair. 

KJ Serums

Founded by Kathryn Jones in 2017, the serums have gained immense popularity for their fresh ingredients at an affordable range. Being a gamechanger here in the industry, each product is made to deliver astounding results with simple yet effective ingredients. By focusing only on serums, the hand-blended line provides a nourishing formula for all skin types.