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In between fashion shows, touch up your look with the essential products below. Easy to carry around in your bag, you’ll look flawless all day long!
For all-day long lasting lips, the SWIMMABLES™ Longwear Matte Liquid Lipstick is completely budge-proof, delivering intense long wear color that won’t smudge or transfer! Just one small touch up and you’ll be good to go!
SHADES: Newport, Montauk, Brighton, Portofino, Cape Town, Sorrento
For a quick hair touch-up, the Polish Glossing Crème controls frizz and tames any flyaways. Delivering weightless shine, this is the ultimate multi-tasking product for all hair types for a glossy, brilliant finish!
PRICE: $12 | 1.7 oz.
To keep your make up intact all day long, the translucent Yellow Neutralizing Pressed Powder defuses redness, diminishes the appearance of pores and blemishes, absorbs oil and sets foundation and concealer- creating a velvety-sheer, radiant finish for skin that looks naturally flawless!
Fashion Week has come and gone, but the trends we've learned will carry on! Hey, that rhymes! Spoiler alert if you aren't up to date with the most recent runway shows: This Fashion Week was a pretty one. With trends such as metallic eyes to piecey brows – it is easier than you think to bring these runway looks home… if you have the right products!
Arbonne It's A Fine Line Pencil Eyeliner: Trend alert: metallic eyes!! This longwearing pencil crayon is creamy enough to glide across the lid without skipping spots or pulling skin, but longwearing to eliminate feathering or bleeding. Made with a built in sharpener, this eyeliner can be made subtle or smoked out. Moisturizing botanicals like cupuacu butter help support skin's moisture barrier and promote the appearance of fuller lashes. Comes in an array of metallically, colorful shades! ($26)
Arbonne Shape It Up Tinted Brow Cream: Brushed up, piecey brows were seen all over the runway! Try this brow cream which contains moisturizing ingredients such as eyebright, hibiscus, jambu and larch & green tea complex! The formula will also soothe and help brows grow thicker. Just glide on with the specially designed mini brush to add a natural looking color and feel to brows. Use alone or pair with Shape It Up Brow Pencil for more dramatic results. ($32)
Merle Norman Shadow Stick in ‘Watercolor’: Seafoam green eyes were all the rage this fashion week! Play up your eyes with this long-wearing, creamy shadow. The easy-to-use stick is crease-resistant and designed for versatility. They're perfect to use as your main shadow, a base or even a liner with a buildable formula designed to go from sheer to full-on color. They even have a special key ingredient, microspheres, which impart a silky texture while absorbing oil to keep lids sebum free. ($18, Merle Norman Cosmetic Studios)
With Fashion Week on the horizon, channel your inner fashionista! Be sure to have your vanities’ stocked with the perfect beauty essentials so you’re always looking runway ready from head to toe.
Show off clear, camera ready skin, with a sense of style thanks to Bioré® Limited Edition Deep Cleansing Pore Strips! Cast in bold leopard, zebra and giraffe prints, Bioré Limited Edition Deep Cleansing Pore Strips make the already immensely satisfying process of purifying your pores even more fierce and fun. Whether you’re prepping for a girls night out or movie night in, these exotic, animal-print pore strips will make you feel like strutting down the catwalk and leave you with cleaner, healthy looking skin. ($6.49; Drugstores and mass retailers)
Feel fresh all day long with Lavanila Laboratories The Healthy Deodorant Collection. Get superior odor protection with this 100 percent natural, freshly scented deodorant. Soothing essential oils blend with beta-glucan technology fight odor effectively while soothing, conditioning, and nourishing the delicate underarm area. It goes on clean, with no sticky wetness, and delivers long-lasting, luxurious results ($14; Lavanila.com).
Maintain smooth, moisturized skin for 24 hours straight with Curél Ultra Healing Intensive Lotion. Ideal for severely dry skin, this formula has been clinically proven to repair and renew extra dry skin two times better than the leading intensive lotion. It contains extra-strength, naturally hydrating agents so skin feels soft, supple, and restored ($7.99, Drugstores and Mass Retailers).
Make a statement with KORRES Morello Lip Duos. These creamy Morello lipsticks provide a perfect and pure color release in one stroke, and conditions lips while lending them a bright, rich, luminous finish. The KORRES Cotton Seed Oil Long-Lasting Lip Liner provides precise, luminous color enriched with nourishing cotton seed oil, jojoba oil and antioxidant vitamins. Soft, smooth texture helps you define the contours of the lips and create a base for lipstick, ensuring beautiful, long-wearing color without feathering ($32.50; HSN.com).
Give yourself a chic, non-committal do with Hairdo’s Clip-In Bang. Don't snip - clip! This 5" long bang has 9 1/2" face-framing sides that blend seamlessly with your own hair. Going out with a bang has never been so much fun - or so commitment-free ($29; Ulta.com).
After running around in your heels all day, treat your feet to the PediSpa Intensive Moisturizing Foot Mask!These treatment filled wearable socks noticeably smooth, soften and repair dry creaked, calloused feet and heels. With ingredients like Shea butter, apple extract and peppermint, this foot mask significantly improves the look and feel of even the driest feet. ($9.99 for two complete pairs; Exclusively at Target Stores in the Foot Care Aisle and Target.com)
*Product received. All opinions are my own.
Timed with the release of Zoolander 2 and Fashion Week, we all want to make a statement with “really, really ridiculously good looking” skin! These products will have you runway ready to strut whatever your style is with confidence.
Lavanila Laboratories The Healthy Body Butter Collection provides instant hydration. This super soft, all-natural body butter absorbs instantly for deeply hydrated, luxuriously soft skin. 100% pure Shea & Cocoa Butters blend with powerful antioxidants and essential oils for long-lasting hydration. With super soft scents and a non-greasy formula, prepare for the ultimate indulgence ($19; Lavanila.com).
Korres Wild Rose Sleeping Facial contains the Korres Phos Compound, a proprietary blend including a brightening agent and stabilized vitamin C. Day after day, week after week, uneven tone and dark spots will continuously improve. After only 14 days you'll see skin that's brighter, more even-toned, and exceptionally radiant ($48; Sephora.com).
Christie Brinkley Authentic Skincare Recapture Day + IR Defense Anti-Aging Cream SPF 30 is formulated with a bio-copper complex that helps correct the most visible signs of aging. It uses three effective technologies to revive, improve and protect your skin while recapturing a youthful appearance ($69; Kohl’s).
Disclaimer: I received samples of these products. Any opinions are my own.
The iconic British brand, Batiste Dry Shampoo , is the official Hair Care Sponsor of the Charlotte Ronson Spring/Summer 2015 Show this year!
Disclaimer: I received a sample of this product to review and to keep. All opinions are my own.
Gearing up for fashion week? Whether you are sitting front row or following along on instagram, these essentials will have all eyes on you!
Get runway-ready hair without a glam squad: With the Corinthian Headband by Hair2Wear Christie Brinkley Collection, the braided detail on this stylish headband is a contemporary twist on a traditional accessory, giving you a unique and polished look effortlessly. ($10, available at www.Hair2Wear.com)
Disclaimer: I received no compensation for this post.