Merle Norman Cosmetic Studio 2341 Honolulu Ave, Montrose, CA91020 Merle Norman Cosmetics was founded by Merle Nethercutt Norman in the 1920s. Now, Merle Norman-brand products are…More sold in approximately 2,000 studios. Located in downtown Montrose, this Merle Norman Cosmetic Studio is independently owned and operated. It offers a full line of cosmetic products, including skin care creams, make-up, make-up applicators, travel bags and compacts. Merle Norman Cosmetic Studio sells some shaving products for men as well. The shop is well-organized and the associates are very friendly and welcoming. There is free parking in back as well as metered parking in front.