5 Amazing Ones You Need To Shop RN

There are so many local beauty brands to love lately! But finding them all in one place? Now that’s a whole different story. Luckily for us, We Are EGG recently opened its 2nd store at the Zone in Rosebank in October.

The new Rosebank store has been specifically created for the Joburg customer in mind (we loooove to shop, okay) and there are 180 plus brands on offer! The space is 3000 (yes, 3000!) square metres and features an extensive beauty offering from some of the biggest international and much loved local brands. 

Whether you’re looking to spoil yourself or loved ones, or just keen to indulge in a generous beauty shopping spree for some much needed spoils, We Are EGG Rosebank has you covered. 

Here Is Our Pick Of Top Local Beauty Brands To Shop For At EGG!


You may have already heard of the brand that has fast become one the most popular local brands to be launched in recent years, with tons of people gushing about the products on social media. And this brand really does live up to the hype.

Lelive (pronounced leh-lee-veh) was created in 2020 by Amanda du-Pont. The name was inspired by Amanda’s unofficial Swazi name, and means ‘of the nation or world’, which was a perfect fit, because Lelive is all about building a strong community that they support, listen to and are guided by.

Best part? The Lelive range is developed by expert formulators so you can be rest assured you receiver top quality products.

READ MORE: The 10 Best Skincare Products On Dermastore, According To Customers


skoon local beauty brands

Founded in Cape Town by South African engineer Stella Ciolli, SKOON. is heavily invested in using sustainable, natural, non-toxic, and clinically proven ingredients, harvested in Africa. SKOON. is beauty that gives back. A cause that we at WH HQ always champion.

Their products contain a variety of pure plant oils, rich nut butters, exquisite floral essences and botanical extracts sourced from all over the world – and formulated in their lab in Cape Town.

In essence, this skincare brand has kindness and gentleness at the core of its being and the loyal SKOON. users will tell you that’s what keeps them coming back to SKOON.

Standard Beauty

standard beauty

Standard Beauty is committed to upholding the highest quality products to keep customers looking and feeling cute. The brand was launched in 2020 and stands for inclusive beauty for all ages and skin types.

All the products are Proudly South African, they keep their promises and they don’t break the bank. We loooove!

But wait, there’s more! Most of their products are certified-organic, vegan-friendly and halal and hand-produced in small batches for well-formulated products that work and are kind to nature, animals and your skin.

READ MORE: 7 Face Mists To Keep Your Skin Cool And Hydrated During The Hot Summer Days


swiitchbeauty local beauty brands

At just 14 years old, Rabia Ghoor started a makeup brand in her bedroom in Pretoria. With just two products, an Instagram page and the teen entrepreneur’s determination to launch an innovative digital makeup brand, Swiitchbeauty was born.

Ghoor’s vision was to build an accessible and desirable beauty brand with products that didn’t break the bank but also delivered on their promises. She wanted to create affordable local products without compromising on the quality.

Ghoor has since won The Forbes Young Achiever award and today the brand is one of the most popular and leading local cosmetics brand in SA. The hype online specifically on their Instagram speaks volumes in terms of the popularity and love for the brand and constant innovations.

Offering a wide range of cosmetics and skincare, Swiitch is one of the top selling brands at We Are EGG. 


Goodleaf Wellness is Africa’s leading premium CBD brand and for good reason. Devoted to providing consumers with quality and the leading products from carefully sourced manufacturers.

Procured from the cannabis plant, CBD has been used throughout the ages for its medicinal benefits. And with a keen focus on clean beauty – Goodleaf only includes stuff that’s good for you and the planet. YAY!

The brand recently launched its new and transformed ANTI-STRESS Skincare range (available at We Are EGG) specifically formulated to tackle stressed skin. Something, a lot of us can agree that we suffer with. It’s packed with locally sourced ingredients with properties that strongly tackle inflammation and hydration.

And of course, the range is created with ethical and sustainable sourcing of organic and biodegradable ingredients and in packaging that doesn’t cost the earth. Plus, Goodleaf’s beauty range is dermatologist approved, cruelty free and vegan friendly.

READ MORE: 8 Skin-Smoothing DIY Face Scrubs You Can Make In Your Kitchen

For more info on EGG visit the website: https://weareegg.co.za/

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