We pick the best sites for shopping makeup, cosmetics, hair care, skin care, accessories and more
If you’ve been living in Indonesia long enough, you know all about the hurdles of buying some of your favourite things online. With all sorts of tax and import laws, chances are you’ll be double charged for getting anything shipped in from overseas. Good thing local companies have been stepping up their game in the beauty department. To help satisfy your beauty needs, we’ve listed some lifesaving Indonesia-based online beauty shops to keep your beauty obsession at bay. Click away to find everything from makeup, haircare, body products, hair tools, and fragrances – all you have to do next is wait for your goodies to arrive at your door. And if you still can’t find what you want online, here are some brick and mortar beauty shops in Jakarta that are worth the drive.
This Singaporean beauty company was recently acquired by Sephora so you know they’ll have every beauty product you’ve ever wanted. With a warehouse located in Jakarta, you no longer have to wait to get things imported in! We love their wide range of beauty products that include drugstore staples like Maybelline and L’Oreal, to Japanese and Korean cult favourites like Kanebo and Sarange and even the homegrown JUARA Skincare and Sensatia Botanicals.
A paradise for the beauty obsessed, Sociolla’s rank of cosmetic brands include Philosophy, SK-II, L’Occitane, Guerlain, and Dr. Renaud. Not only do they carry a plethora of awesome products, Sociolla even doles out expert advice with their blog, the Beauty Journal. Sociolla also has a Beauty Clique program, that allows members to collect points and gain GOLD and DIAMOND status for even more perks!
Benscrub is a local beauty commerce that celebrates realness, so they sell products that enhance beauty rather than cover things up. If you’ve been on Instagram recently, chances are you’ve seen the beauty phenomenons that are Frank Body Scrub, Skinny Teatox and Oh Hello Hair products. Benscrub is your flagship stop to get these Insta-famous products quick and easy here in the Big Durian. Also on offer? Miranda Kerr’s Kora Organic skin products and Bali Body tanning oil!
Lazada is a great one-stop shop for everything and anything you may need. They have an extensive range of makeup products including brands like Urban Decay, Clinique, Estee Lauder, NYX Cosmetics, and even our favourite Christian Dior Eyeshadow Palettes! The best part? Lazada allows you to purchase things on layaway, so you can stock up on that beauty wish list of yours!