On the hunt for some new makeup, haircare or bath and body products? While it may be tempting to hit up the usual spots like Sephora or Shoppers, there are some great well-stocked Edmonton beauty shops to consider making your regular purchases.
Here are our top 5 Edmonton-based beauty shops we recommend you check out.
LUX Beauty Boutique
Location: 12515 102 Ave (High Street)
Shopping for: Cosmetics, hair care, skincare, bath and body
LUX Beauty Boutique, located in the heart of High Street, has a massive collection of beauty products. Well known for their selection of cosmetics, Lux has been offering Edmontontonians hard-to-find beauty brands for 18 years. The store is quaint, bright and organized by brand. They even offer private makeup events, which could be a fun party idea for your bridal party or next birthday bash. Shop LUX Beauty Boutique for brands such as Blinc, Butter London and Rouge Bunny Rouge.
Location: 10265 107 Street (downtown Edmonton)
Shopping for: Hair products
When you first walk into Shop Chop, you’ll be pulled in by the unique and quirky selection of home decor, gifts and hilarious greeting cards. Shop Chop is a gift buying paradise! You’ll be able to find something unique for all occasions. After the typical (and recommended) store wandering and exploring, we recommend you head to the back of the shop to see the variety of hair products, to do a little shopping for yourself. They offer a wide selection of Davines hair products, which is a natural and sustainable beauty line we stand by. Ask them about their dry shampoo selection. You’ll thank us later.
The Curated Shop
Location: Edmonton City Centre & Premium Outlet Collection Edmonton International Airport
Shopping for: Bath and body
The Curated Shop is a market style shopping experience that has a selection of handmade products by local artisans. The store is bright and beautiful, with lots of space to shop with friends or your little ones. You’ll find a wide selection of one-of-a-kind gift ideas, including hair accessories, baby toys and greeting cards. Among their clothing, home decor and jewelry, you’ll find a quaint selection of bath and body products, including bath bombs, body wash and artisan soaps. Our recommendation is to try the Bouncy Curly Hair Cream. It works wonders on frizz and smells amazing!
Plum Home and Design
Location: 12021 102 Ave
Shopping for: Bath and Beauty
Plum is full of beautiful things. From home decor to baby accessories to beauty products, you’ll find a wide assortment of home and personal purchases here. The store is dedicated to supporting a range of Canadian brands, many of which are independent. Plum is known for their selection of perfumes, lotions and bath products. They even have a selection of beauty products that are safe to use during pregnancy. All products come in a variety of delectable scents and textures, many made with natural ingredients. Our top pick? Try the Pink Coconut Body Scrub!
The Makers Keep
Location: Kingsway Mall, The Enjoy Centre, Southgate Mall
Shopping for: Bath and body
The Makers Keep brings together a collection of handmade products from Alberta artisans. The store has three locations, spanning across the city, including the Enjoy Centre in St. Albert and Kingsway Mall which is a short drive from the downtown core. It’s filled with adorable baby onesies, hats, art and home decor. You’ll immediately be drawn in by the assortment of handmade signs and posters with inspirational and humorous sayings. You can also find hand-picked bath and body products made by Alberta locals, including delicious soaps made by Lilac and Clover.
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