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How To Pronounce Your Favorite Beauty Brands

How To Pronounce Your Favorite Beauty Brands

Ever tried to explain your love for Glossier to a friend without actually knowing how to pronounce it? Don’t worry, we’ve been there. We guess it’s a good thing you can buy it online because the worst thing you can say at a beauty counter is when you spell the brand’s name wrong. But just incase: it’s gloss-ee-yay, not gloss-ee-yer. You’re welcome.

So since we’re feeling a little more helpful than usual today, we made a list of your favorite beauty brands and how to properly pronounce each one. From Boscia to Laneige, scroll down for our phonetic guide so you won’t have to feel embarassed the next time you head to the mall.

 

Boscia

(BO-SHA)

 

Clarins

(KLA-RANS)

 

Estee Lauder

(ES-TAY LOH-DER)

 

Avene

(AH-VEN)

 

Aesop

(EE-SOP)

 

La Roche Posay

(LA-ROUSH PO-SAY)

 

Chantecaille

(SHAN-TUH-KIGH)

 

Nuxe

(NYOOX)

 

Glossier

(GLOSS-EE-YAY)

 

Guerlain

(GEHR-LAHN)

 

St. Ives

(SANT-AYVS)

 

 

Kevyn Aucoin

(KEV-IN AW-KWAN)

NYX Cosmetics

(NIX)

 

Koh Gen Do

(KOH GEN DOH)

 

SK-11

(ESS-KAY TOO)

 

Laura Mercier

(LOH-RAH MER-SI-YEY)

 

Oribe

(OR-BAY)

 

L'Occitane

(LOX-EE-TAHN)

 

Caudalie

(KOH-DEH-LEE)

 

Ouai

(WAY)

 

 

Malin + Goetz

(MAH-LIN AND GEHTZ)

 

 

Laneige

(LAH-NEJH)


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