International Shopping News
Here is a round up of the best online beauty and makeup stores from all over the world which offer worldwide shipping. Cosmetics and makeup are easy products to buy from overseas and it means that there is more choice to just shopping at the shops from home, plus many of them offer free worldwide delivery and big discounts!
Based in Hong Kong, StrawberryNet is famous for its big discounts on a large range of makeup and offers free international shipping. Many of the top brands are available. Perfume, makeup, skincare and more is all sold catering for both men and women. They have different websites for many different countries, so you can pay in your own currency, and often have discounts or free gifts on many products. Worldwide shipping is free on orders of USD$30 or more generally.
Sephora was founded in France and is a large chain of beauty shops with stores around the world, but it also has a large international operation, selling cosmetics and makeup all over the world to the USA, Europe and beyond. in 2009 Sephora launched a VIP program called the Very Important Beauty Insider or VIB and means that you can get many free products, event invitations and access to early launch products, discounts and exclusives. As well as this Sephora has concessions inside JCPenney stores in the US. International shipping is by Borderfree which means you can pay in many different currencies and delivery is available worldwide.
FeelUnique.com claims to be Europe's largest online premium beauty retailer. They sell thousands of products in all categories including nails and fragrance. They have dedicated websites for many countries, mostly i Europe so you can change language. But there's no way to change currency. Free worldwide delivery is generally available for order over about £60 or equivalent.
4. HQ Hair
Owned by The Hut Group, which is a group of internet companies based in the UK. HQ Hair sells beauty products in many different categories and not just limited to hair care. They offer cheap and free international delivery to most countries in the world. You can select your currency and shipping country from the drop down boxes on each web page. They also sell haircare and beauty electrical items such as curlers, stylers and dryers.
Skinstore.com are based in the USA and offer worldwide shipping. Discount coupons are usually available on site for deals on their range of big brands and cosmetics. Worldwide shipping is cheap but not free, USA shipping is free on orders over $49. You can't change your currency, but they do have a large range of beauty products and so are worth looking at for maximum choice.
We have many other cosmetic and beauty shops listed in our directory, if you have shopped at any before with worldwide delivery please feel free to leave a review, or even suggest others for inclusion. Many of the department stores are worth looking at as they will always have a big selection of beauty products.
Bear in mind that when buying some cosmetics and beauty products there may be restrictions in your country on what you can have sent to you. Pressurised cans can be not allowed, as can items that contains flammable and corrosive chemicals, so these are best to check out before you shop as to what you are allowed to import into your country when cross border shopping for beauty and makeup products.