Founded in 1976, Cosmetic World has been treating Toronto's downtown, urban shoppers to Canada's largest selection of premium, professional beauty products for over 45 years. With over 8000 square feet in the downtown core, Cosmetic World is Canada's single largest retailer of professional beauty products. Although open to the public, Cosmetic World has made a reputation as the premier supplier of professional beauty supplies for Toronto's film, theatrical and fashion industries. Having been featured numerous times in the Globe and Mail, Toronto Star, Flare and Now magazines. Cosmetic World has earned the reputation as a true one-stop shopping experience for those trying to track down hard-to-find hair and beauty products that are normally exclusive to industry professionals.