The 20 Biggest Cosmetic Companies in the World

Every year the trade magazines put together a list of the biggest cosmetic companies in the beauty industry. It’s a pretty handy list and if you are just starting or have been working for a while in cosmetics, you should be familiar with these companies.

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Beauty Sales (US Billions)

  • 1. L’Oréal $27.2 billion
  • 2. Unilever $21.3 billion
  • 3. Estée Lauder Cos. $11.8 billion
  • 4. P&G $11.8 billion
  • 5. Coty $7.7 billion
  • 6. Shiseido $7.3 billion
  • 7. Beiersdorf $5.9 billion
  • 8. Johnson & Johnson $5.9 billion
  • 9. AmorePacific $5.6 billion
  • 10. Kao $5.3 billion
  • 11. LVMH $5.2 billion
  • 12. L Brands $4.6 billion (est.)
  • 13. Avon $4.1 billion
  • 14. Henkel $4 billion
  • 15, Mary Kay $3.5 billion
  • 16. Colgate-Palmolive $3 billion
  • 17. Chanel $2.8 billion (est.)
  • 18. Natura $2.4 billion
  • 19. Revlon $2.3 billion
  • 20. Kose $2.3 billion