Who We Are...
Helmut Baurecht founded the cosmetic label ARTDECO in 1985, inspired by a love of beauty, an innovative concept and a great vision. With the idea of offering high-quality cosmetics at an affordable price, he wanted to make beauty accessible to all women and create unparalleled products. The cornerstone of our success story was laid.
We have been the clear market leader in the German cosmetic sector for almost 15 years. Women in 78 countries worldwide appreciate our luxurious cosmetics. Until now, we have been a family-run company headquartered in Karlsfeld near Munich. We're proud of that!
Our beauty philosophy: A wide variety of colors, numerous specialty products and individually customisable, flexible beauty boxes: With this unique range of products, we want to create a comprehensive and yet bespoke sense of beauty.
Every woman has something special, which sets her apart in her own way and makes her beautiful. She has her own style and preferences when it comes to accentuating this personal beauty. Our cosmetic products are a tribute to the uniqueness of each woman. The variability and individuality of ARTDECO's exclusive cosmetics allows every woman to style her beauty as she likes.
Live your beauty. In your own personal way. ARTDECO – My Beauty My Way.
Our exclusive cosmetics excite women in over 70 countries. ARTDECO is now available in about 8,000 beauty salons, 7,800 perfumeries, 500 leading department stores and 100 duty free shops around the world. In the list of the 100 largest cosmetics retailers worldwide, published by the leading international trade journal WWD, we are ranked 76th. ARTDECO - on the way to becoming a global brand!
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The headquarters in Karlsfeld, Germany is located on the outskirts of Munich and incorporates all departments on more than 25,400 sq m. Functions such as sourcing and product management, logistics and administration, marketing and sales, as well as a production company and the in-house advertising agency are all located on-site!
What we stand for ...
We value first-class quality without compromise - at an affordable price. Using selected ingredients, we develop luxurious textures that comply with the latest technological standards. High-quality, artistic packaging perfects our products.
Sensational Diversity of Colours and Products
A broad spectrum of fantastic colours, brand new must-haves and beauty classics complemented by innovative special products that fulfill even the most unusual requirements optimally: Our diverse range of decorative cosmetics offers endless opportunities to emphasize individual beauty.
ARTDECO places the greatest importance on the personal wishes of women. This is because cosmetics are as individual as the character of each woman. The uniqueness of each woman is reflected in the unique composition of our diverse product range.
The revolutionary refillable system is at the heart of our collection. Timelessly beautiful beauty boxes are filled according to desire with eyeshadows, blushers or camouflage. So every woman can put her own favorite colours together in a palette and vary them at any time she likes. The epitome of individual cosmetics.
Our numerous specialty products are created to solve minor beauty problems. The Eyeshadow Base for extremely durable eyeshadow, the Magic Fix to combat leaking lipstick or camouflage, and a makeup providing ultra coverage are just a few of these. In addition to the comprehensive basic range, these specialty cosmetics make our brand unique.
Explore some of the Range....
Refillable Beauty Box
These customizable magnetic boxes quickly became the heart of the ARTDECO collection and completely changed the market for eyeshadows. Thanks to its ingenious magnet system, you can customize your beauty box to meet your individual needs. For example, you can replace or combine eyeshadow, blush and camouflage. The ARTDECO Beauty Box is available in five different sizes. Depending on the size, ARTDECO Beauty Box can hold twelve, six, four, three or two eyeshadows. Blush and camouflage are both the same size as three eyeshadows. The sturdy beauty boxes include a mirror making it perfect for touching up your makeup on the go. Not only is the Beauty Box extremely practical, but it is also a beautifully decorated accessory in your makeup bag.
Hot Chilli Lip Booster - The Hot Chili Lip Booster provides irresistible lips with maximum volume. Red Pepper extract makes them rosy and voluminous. Small glitter particles reflect the light and make the lips appear even more voluminous. The gloss supplies intensive shine and prevents the lips from adhering or dehydrating.
Magic Fix - Magic Fix seals in your lipstick with an invisible protective shield. Magic Fix contains natural ingredients and prevents lipstick from transferring, for example, on glasses, cups and shirt collars as well as lipstick from feathering or bleeding into fine lines around the lips. Magic Fix makes your lipstick waterproof. Essential oils provide a nourishing boost. Bergamot oil, with its fruity-flowery, warm aroma, has a balancing and relaxing effect and Lavender oil, with its floral aroma and a woody note, has a nourishing and calming effect.
The Fixing Powder fixes Camouflage Cream and makes it completely waterproof. It is also suitable for fixing any foundation and makes lipstick last longer. It is suited for any skin type, especially for combination and oily skins. Also available in a mini castor!
The Eyeshadow Base with a soft, creamy consistency prevents the deposition of eyeshadow in the eyelid crease and makes the powder eyeshadows highly long-lasting, intense and brilliant. The eyeshadow being applied easier, distributed better and lasts longer. This way, little particles cannot become loose. The base calms reddened eyelids with bisabolol and neutralizes the colour of the eyelid. Vitamin E nourishes and protects the sensitive skin of the eyes. An absolute must have!
As a primer for your complexion, for the final fixation or simply to refresh your make-up. If you want a flawlessly toned complexion, the transparent 3 in 1 make-up fixing spray is your new favourite. Used as a primer and afterwards as a fixing spray, it moisturises your skin and preps it perfectly for make-up. As a primer and fixing spray, it extends the wear and radiance of your make-up and quickly refreshes it during the day.
The fragrance-free Clear Lash & Brow Gel provides a transparent lash make-up and gives the lashes protection. It gives your lashes and eyebrows a natural shine for well kept styling and a fixed shape of the eyebrow.
The multi-talent for a perfect, uncomplicated nude look: whether as an eyeshadow, lipstick or blusher - the six nuances of the Multi Stick are suitable for every application on the face. Its delicate, creamy texture and flexible opacity make using the Multi Stick quick and easy.
This luxurious cream make-up with light-reflecting pigments evens out imperfections such as little wrinkles, skin irregularities and lines and provides a flawless and luminous complexion. The make-up with medium to high coverage is long-lasting and supplies an even, velvety finish and a particularly pleasant skin feeling. The ingredient Squalan smoothes the skin, while UV filters protect against environmental influences. For normal, dry and sensitive skin. Available in 9 shades you will certainly find one that's right for you!
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