Al-Futtaim Opens Watsons Store in The Mall of the Emirates


Skincare expert launches third store in the region with instore facial treatments and beauty makeovers

Dubai, United Arab Emirates: After two successful openings in Dubai Mall and Dubai Festival City Mall, Al-Futtaim announced the opening of its third Watsons store in The Mall of the Emirates. 

Located on the ground floor and span over 2,900 square feet, the new store is not only a beauty haven for the many but also includes a private treatment room and a make-up artist available at all times for beauty makeovers and product trials.  Customers will be also able to enjoy special facial treatments by selected brands.

Ria Chauhan, General Manager, Watsons GCC at Al-Futtaim, said: “Ever since opening the first store, our customers have been delighted by our services. The opening of the third Watson store in The Mall of the Emirates is a part of the 100  Watsons health and beauty stores we are planning to open across the Middle East region by the end of 2025. We have thrived in delivering our brand promise of helping customers to “look good feel great” with our continuously diversifying our offerings and are honored to bringing the best global brands and most exclusive experiences to the region. We are thankful to Al-Futtaim for the vision it shares of providing quality products and services that enrich people’s lives each and every day as this is what motivates us to become the number one skincare expert in the region.’’ 

With a huge range of exclusive products and Vegan and Cruelty free brands, the store comprises different sections showcasing focused categories such as Global Picks, Clean and Green, Derma skincare and the most comprehensive and complete offering available in the Masks category. Watsons’ diverse range of products covers daily essentials to the trendiest clean beauty products to do good to our community and planet.   Watsons is here to Look Good, Do Good and Feel Great. 

About Al-Futtaim:

Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim Group today is one of the most diversified and progressive, privately held regional businesses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Structured into five operating divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate, retail and health; employing more than 42,000 employees in more than 20 countries in the Middle East, Asia and Africa, we partner with over 200 of the world’s most admired and innovative brands. Al-Futtaim’s entrepreneurship and relentless customer focus enables the organization to continue to grow and expand; responding to the changing needs of our customers within the societies in which we operate. By upholding our values of respect, excellence, collaboration, integrity; Al-Futtaim continues to enrich the lives and aspirations of our customers each and every day.

About Watsons:

Watsons currently operates around 7,800 stores and more than 1,500 pharmacies in 13 global markets. The brand sets the standards in the health, wellness, and beauty market, providing personalized advice and counseling in health, beauty and personal care on top of its market-leading product range.

Store list:

  1. Watsons Mall of the Emirates
  2. Watsons The Dubai Mall
  3. Watsons Dubai Festival City