For post-winter dry skin, reach for Curel Hydra Therapy. It helps skin retain its own moisture with a revolutionary wet skin technology that binds together the positive charge of a conditioning agent and panthenol with the negative charge of moist skin. Apply in the shower and simply dry off. Effective and easily absorbed, it’s especially recommended for swimmers and/or people with very dry skin. Find it at select drug stores nationwide.
Benecos, the fastest growing natural cosmetic brand from Germany, creates safe and affordable beauty with award-winning products. Try the featherlike foundation made out of mineral pigments that blends effortlessly with your moisturizer to give the illusion of a natural finish. For all skin types, including oily and blemish-prone, as well as dry or mature. Vegan, gluten-free, and cruelty free. Learn more about this newcomer at www.truenatural.com.
If you live in the city, environmental aggressors are a major concern for your skin. To help your skin fight back, Paula’s Choice has developed a collection of skin boosters, such as the new Resist Hyaluronic Acid Booster — which hydrates skin and helps keep it plump and wrinkle-free. Antioxidants and fatty acids double the formula’s impact to protect skin against pollution and aging factors. Simply mix with your moisturizer in the morning before applying sunscreen; www.paulaschoice.com.
An inexpensive-yet-effective Cleanser and Moisturizing Cream for face and body, the Aquation duo is enriched with ceramides (rich in fatty acids), hyaluronic acid, and marine algae to maintain the skin barrier and deliver fresh, healthy looking skin. Fragrance-free, non-comedogenic, paraben-free, and petrolatum free; find it at www.aquationcare.com.
Let your nails announce Spring with a Unicorn inspired purple prismatic sparkle. This duo by Laqa and Co features Chuffed Polish and its best-selling Neargasm Holographic Top Coat all in a sparkly gold makeup bag. Laqa and Co uses unique packaging designed by young artists who receive a cut of the profits from every product purchased. Yay! Find the mini at www.laqaandco.com.
Arrow is the new collection from Birchbox, the subscription service of beauty products tailored to your skin, hair, and style. Now you can go straight from work to your next sweat session without having to fuss about switching up your make up.The line includes everything from tinted eyebrow gel and waterproof eyeliner to aluminum-free deodorant, gentle cleansing cloths, and an energized skin tint — everything for the active girl on the go. See it at www.birchbox.com.