DIRECTORY: 7 Local Cosmetic Companies in American Cities

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  Photo: instagram.com/touch_body_works

Photo: instagram.com/touch_body_works

It's easy to be more inclined to purchase big-brand cosmetics than indie lines—especially in big cities. Bold advertisements serve as street art and billboards loom over major highways. Highly advertised products inevitably overshadow smaller local companies that produce equally efficient products on tighter budgets, however, as an independent publication, we support independent businesses and the hard-working entrepreneurs behind them. Click through our slideshow below to discover local beauty companies in various American cities.