clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Forbes Ranks the Richest Beauty Brands

Racked is no longer publishing. Thank you to everyone who read our work over the years. The archives will remain available here; for new stories, head over to, where our staff is covering consumer culture for The Goods by Vox. You can also see what we’re up to by signing up here.

If there were a Beautylympics, Forbes knows who would win. They ranked the top ten beauty brands in the world based on how much money the companies are worth, and, in order, they are: Olay, Avon, L'Oreal, Neutrogena, Nivea, Lancome, Dove, Estee Lauder, Biore, and Shiseido. Estee Lauder had the highest jump from last year (22 percent), while Nivea had the biggest drop (15 percent).

· Top 10 Global Beauty Brands [Forbes]
· 5 Things You Didn't Know About Your Favorite Beauty Brands [Racked]