There are some skin, hair and makeup buys that are so good that they've earned recognition across the globe as the most iconic beauty products. Those buys that are so famous and effective that they're on every beauty enthusiast's radar, or conjour instant nostalgia with just one swatch or spritz.
If ever you've wondered which exact products officially outrank all others in terms of fame, Cosmetify (opens in new tab) has now revealed the most iconic beauty products in the world – and it makes for very interesting reading.
Unsurprisingly, the list features beauty fan favourites like MAC's Retro Matte lipsticks and Estée Lauder's Doublewear foundation. But can you guess which product came out on top? Keep reading to find out...
- Best BB creams (opens in new tab) for every skin type and tone
- Best eyeliner for beginners (opens in new tab): our 5 tried and tested picks
- Best foundation for acne prone skin (opens in new tab): our top formulas
The top 5 most iconic beauty products
Even better news? Canada and the US are the two most affordable countries to buy these products, totalling $337 CAD and $265 respectively if you were to add all of the products to your basket.
How many of these iconic beauty products are already in your beauty regime?
Lucy is a beauty journalist who has written for titles including Marie Claire, Cosmopolitan, OK!, woman&home and Women's Health, as well as regularly contributing to My Imperfect Life. Her work covers everything from skin and haircare tips to trying and testing the latest beauty launches, and interviewing celebrities and experts. A certified dog person, her other interests include mental wellbeing, books, piña coladas and not getting caught in the rain.
Kendall Jenner workout: the abs-focused routine the model follows to stay in shape
The Kendall Jenner workout routine is geared towards the lower body, and will really put you through your paces
By Amy Hunt • Published
'Love Island' fans think Tasha doesn't want Andrew
Viewers were left questioning Andrew and Tasha as a couple after the recouping
By Gabrielle Rockson • Published