For the uninitiated, reddit is a social networking site where real people go on to have discussions on certain topics. Posts about a particular topic are filed under certain categories, also known as subreddits, and under these categories, people have honest conversations and share stories. When it comes to beauty, this is a great way to read crowd-sourced reviews about products from a large group of people. So, if you’re a desi beauty lover, these are the beauty threads you must follow!
The struggle of finding makeup products which work for melanated skin, is real. This subreddit is dedicated to helping people with that. You get to hear firsthand accounts of whether something is chocolate-girl friendly, and get information about products which are pigmented enough to show up well on deeper skin tones. A lot of inclusive brands are also highlighted in conversations, and you get a lot of product recommendations because it has 28 thousand members.
With a whopping seven thousand members, this is one of the largest Indian beauty groups. It has information of all kinds on skincare products available in India. Since this is a larger group, there’s a lot of information on popular, commonly-bought products, as well as drugstore basics. Since there are a lot of members, you have a larger sample of reviews and opinions to work with while looking for views on a product.
Another skincare group, this is further proof that the Indian skincare scene is booming thanks to a burgeoning boom of copies of The Ordinary in the market. With over a thousand members, this subreddit has a good amount of information on skincare products in India. So if you want to experiment with something, search for reviews of it on reddit.