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Best Selling Makeup 2014

Have you ever wondered what the best selling makeup and beauty products are, from your favorite brands? I asked some of the best brands in the business this question: "what were your top selling product (in units sold) over a specified period of time". Here are the top products from some of our favorite brands!

Best Selling Makeup 2012: Make Up For Ever Aqua Eyes #0L

Best Sellers 2012:  Make Up For Ever Aqua Eyes, 0l, #0l

Best Sellers 2012: Make Up For Ever Aqua Eyes #0L

Who:  MAKE UP FOR EVER

What:  Aqua Eyes #0L, $18

Where:  Sephora.com

Why:  Aqua eyes quickly became a cult favorite thanks to its ultra-creamy texture that creates precise lines around the eyes. It is also 100% smudge-proof, tear-proof, waterproof and melt-proof, so it lasts all day long even in the most extreme conditions.

Best Sellers 2012: L’Occitane Shea Butter Hand Cream

Best Sellers 2012:  L'Occitane Shea Butter Hand Cream

Best Sellers 2012: L’Occitane Shea Butter Hand Cream

Who: L’Occitane

What: Shea Butter Hand Cream, ($28 for 5.2 oz/ $10 for 1oz)

Where: LOccitane.com

Why: Enriched with 20% Shea Butter, this super-creamy balm penetrates quickly to protect, nourish and moisturize hands. Honey, almond extracts and coconut oil are blended with Shea Butter to create this extremely effective formula. The rich texture leaves hands soft and smooth with no oily traces, and can be applied as often as needed. This best-selling Shea Butter Hand Creams is sold every three seconds around the world!

Best Selling Beauty 2012: Paula’s Choice

Best Sellers 2012:  Paula's Choice Resist Super Antioxidant Concentrate Serum

Best Sellers 2012: Paula’s Choice Resist Super Antioxidant Concentrate Serum

Who: Paula’s Choice

What: RESIST Super Antioxidant Concentrate Serum, $26.95

Where: PaulasChoice.com

Why: RESIST Super Antioxidant Concentrate Serum utilizes an innovative blend of ingredients that research has proven aging skin needs to look younger and feel its healthy best. Stabilized Vitamin C plus potent antioxidants in a silky base join ingredients that repair damaged cells and rebuild skin’s protective barrier so it functions optimally. This state-of-the-art serum efficiently addresses multiple issues that cause skin to look wrinkled while reducing inflammation and the visible effects of sun damage.

2012 Best Sellers: Exuviance Performance Peel AP25

Exuviance Performance Peel AP25

Best Sellers 2012: Exuviance Performance Peel AP25

Who: Exuviance

What: Exuviance Performance Peel AP25, $72

Where: Neostrata.com

Why: Exuviance Performance Peel AP25 is a 25% blend of Alpha and Polyhydroxy Acids that exfoliates dead, dull surface layers and stimulates cell renewal to promote healthier looking skin. After only one month of twice weekly use, 100% of users saw improvement in fine lines and wrinkles and 94% saw more even skin tone, texture and radiance.

Best Selling Beauty 2012: MAC

MAC Technakohl Liner in Graphblack

Best Selling Makeup 2012: MAC Technakohl Liner in Graphblack

Who: MAC

What: Technakohl Liner in Graphblack, $16

Where: MACCosmetics.com

Why: This mechanical pencil-style liner has a creamy formula and delivers an intense, rich, colour. It blends to perfection, and then sets for a long-wear, non-smudge finish!

2012 Best Sellers: Rimmel London

Who:  Rimmel London

What:  ScandalEyes Mascara, Exaggerate Eyeliner and Stay Glossy Lip Gloss

Where:  www.walmart.com

Best Sellers 2012:  Rimmel London Scandaleyes

Best Sellers 2012: Rimmel London Scandaleyes

Why:  Scandaleyes Our first campaign with the new look and feel of Rimmel advertisemetns Georgia May Jagger’s first campaign with Rimmel Rimmel’s first ever product featured on 90210 “Scandaleyes” name is now is Rimmel’s largest franchise Over 3 Scandaleyes mascaras are sold each minute in the US (includes waterproof, black, and extreme black shades, data based on 12/2/12 YTD unit sales, Exact number of units is 3.37 per minute)

Best Sellers 2012:  Rimmel London Exaggerate Eye Definer

Best Sellers 2012: Rimmel London Exaggerate Eye Definer

Exaggerate Eye Definer Rimmel’s #1 product at Walmart Total 6 shades Waterproof automatic liner including built-in sharpener and smudger Over 3 Exaggerate mascaras are sold each minute in the US (data based on 12/2/12 YTD unit sales, Exact number of units is 3.65 per minute)

Best Sellers 2012:  Rimmel London Stay Glossy

Best Sellers 2012: Rimmel London Stay Glossy

Stay Glossy Largest shade selection among any single gloss property — 24 shades! Best-selling lip gloss at Walmart across all brands Approximate 4 Stay Glossy lip glosses are sold each minute in the US (data based on 12/2/12 YTD unit sales, Exact number of units is 3.93 per minute)

2012 Best Selling Makeup: Tarte Lights, Camera, Lashes

Best Selling Beauty:  Tarte Lights, Camera, Lashes! Mascara

Best Selling Beauty: Tarte Lights, Camera, Lashes! Mascara

It’s that time of year, readers! If you want to know which products are most beloved by consumers, you’ll find that information here! I’ll be publishing the juicy details of the best selling beauty products of 2012 starting today with tarte!

Who: tarte

What: lights, camera, lashes™ 4-in-1 mascara, $19

Where: TarteCosmetics.com

Why: This is what we call a push-up bra for your lashes™ a 4-in-1 (lengthening, curling, volumizing and conditioning) dermatologist tested mascara that gives dramatic, thick, sexy lashes and is clinically proven to increase lash volume by 424%.

MAC Best Selling Eyeshadow, Lipstick and Lipglass!

MAC’s Best Selling Makeup of 2011

As a “special edition” of my usual Best Selling Beauty feature, this post contains three of MAC’s best selling cosmetics (in units sold) for the year 2011 through the end of September.  Categories included are eye shadow, Lipglass and lipstick.  Think you can guess which shades were most popular with MAC consumers?  Guess first, and then read on! [Read more…]

Best Selling Makeup and Beauty Products, Finale

It’s the final day of the

Best Selling Makeup and Beauty Products

feature story! I hope you’ve enjoyed reading about the products that drive consumers into a frenzy! Today’s featured brands are Estee Lauder, AG Hair, YBF and iO Beauty.

Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair
Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair

Who: Estée Lauder

What: Estée Lauder Advanced Night Repair.

Where: EsteeLauder.com

Why: “Fan fact”: January, 2012 marks the 30th year anniversary of Advanced Night Repair. Launched in 1982, Advanced Night Repair was the first repair product on the market. Approximately 8,236 bottles of Advance Night Repair products are sold per day, world-wide!

AG Hair Recoil Curl Activator
AG Hair Recoil Curl Activator

Who: AG Hair

What: Recoil Curl Activator $20.

Where: NaturallyCurly.com

Why: It’s been called the Holy Grail for curl seekers and those wanting to tame their frizz. This miracle worker encourages curl and conditions the hair in even the most reluctant hair. [Read more…]

Best Selling Makeup and Beauty Products, Part 3

Welcome to Day three of the Raging Rouge beauty blog’s

Best Selling Makeup and Beauty Products 2011 feature story!

I hope you’ve been perusing these top-selling products from beloved beauty brands! Today’s edition brings us the best selling beauty products from Make Up For Ever, tarte, Jouer and Avene.

Make Up For Ever Aqua Eyes
Make Up For Ever Aqua Eyes #0L

Who: MAKE UP FOR EVER

What: Aqua Eyes #0L in matte black

Where: Sephora.com

Why: Aqua eyes quickly became a cult favorite thanks to its ultra-creamy texture that creates precise lines around the eyes. It is also 100% smudge-proof, tear-proof, waterproof and melt-proof, so it lasts all day long even in the most extreme conditions.

Fun Fact: MAKE UP FOR EVER Creator Dany Sanz originally developed the Aqua Eyes range for the French Water Ballet team.

tarte Lights, Camera, Lashes Mascara
tarte Lights, Camera, Lashes Mascara

Who: Tarte Cosmetics

What: lights, camera, lashes! clinically-proven mascara, $19

Where: TarteCosmetics.com

Why: This is what we call a push-up bra for your lashes™ a 4-in-1 (lengthening, curling, volumizing and conditioning) dermatologist tested mascara that gives dramatic, thick, sexy lashes and is clinically proven to increase lash volume by 424%. [Read more…]