As we say good riddance to the rollercoaster ride that was 2020, we can all bond in a hopeful sigh of relief. Time to usher much-needed newness into all aspects of our lives—beauty routines included. Thankfully, there’s some pretty cool stuff to help you power up primping and upgrade your self-care.
1. LORD JONES WHOLE PLANT FORMULA CBD LIP BALM
The lure of CBD lives on and makes its way to lips with this soothing, softening balm infused with nourishing goodness like shea butter, jojoba, olive oil, and 25 mg of full spectrum hemp-derived CBD.
2. SUSANNE KAUFMANN RESTORATIVE TONING BODY CREAM
Here’s a little luxurious booster for your 2021 workout efforts. Susanne Kaufmann’s body cream firms, moisturizes, and strengthens skin with an impressive roster of botanicals and high-tech ingredients. Available on January 11th.
3. DRUNK ELEPHANT SWEET BIOME FERMENTED SAKE SPRAY
Hit refresh on your complexion with this anytime skin fix. With electrolytes, minerals, and ceramides, the well-rounded formula of the sweet biome spray hydrates, protects, and promotes collagen production with every spritz.
4. KILIAN PARIS LE ROUGE PARFUM
Get a jump on your Valentine’s Day look with Kilian’s best-selling matte red lipstick now in a limited-edition engraved red tube. Best part: The velvety formula is scented with Kilian’s sweet and sexy Love, Don’t Be Shy fragrance which is reportedly a Rihanna fave.
6. GOT2B METALLIC PERMANENT HAIRCOLOR
I mean, why not go for the wow in 2021? Liven things up with funky haircolor shades from göt2b—Blue Charcoal, Urban Fuchsia, Sakura Pink, and Blue Lavender.
7. FRESH KOMBUCHA CLEANSING TREATMENT
We could all use extra ease in our lives. Fresh’s latest cleanser requires no rinsing yet efficiently removes impurities, pollution, and makeup while balancing skin and refining pores.
8. CHARLOTTE TILBURY HOLLYWOOD FLAWLESS FILTER LUXURY PALETTES
Makeup artist Charlotte Tilbury has made sure no shade in these pretty quads will go unused. Three different combos of metallic, matte, and shimmery shadows are just neutral enough with a dash of dazzle.
9. BIOGRAPHY PETTY GRUDGES FACE OIL
There’s a new line of face oils on the block. Biography brings you four botanical blends that took eight years to formulate. Petty Grudges (gotta love the name) is an overnight treatment that diminishes dark spots and fine lines and leaves skin plumped and prepped come morning.
11. SALWA PETERSEN CHEBE DU CHAD
In search of long, luscious hair? Look no further. Salwa Petersen brings chebe, an indigenous botanical blend that’s the healthy hair secret of Chadian women (and their hair is pretty fantastic), to a strand-strengthening cream that helps you retain length.
12. MAISON MARGIELA REPLICA BUBBLE BATH EAU DE TOILETTE
Need an ahhhhhh moment? Maison Margiela’s Bubble Bath fragrance is meant to evoke the memory of just that–--soothing tub time. It’s a chypre floral scent with soap bubble top notes plus rose, lavender, coconut, and patchouli.
13. TOOD BROW COLOR CREAM
Welcome a supercool new player to the brow grooming game. TooD is a brand that’s all about diversity and self-expression. The shimmery Brow Color Creams are made for arches, but can really go anywhere on your face, hair, or body. Plus, the formula is cruelty-free, non-toxic, allergen-free, and gluten-free.
14. PAYOT SOOTHING COMFORTING RESCUE MASK
Cook up some complexion fun with Payot’s peel-off mask. It’s a powder that turns into a yogurt-like concoction when mixed with water. Leave it on for 10 minutes to calm redness, soften, and hydrate even the most sensitive skin.
15. CHANEL FLEURS DE PRINTEMPS BLUSH AND HIGHLIGHTER DUO
Attention: Chanel’s spring/summer collection has hit the scene. Expect fresh fabulousness with a pretty palette of products (like raspberry-hued nail polish, aubergine lip color, and rose-copper toned mascara) perfect for the season. A star in the lineup: this embossed highlighter (peach) and blush (pink-coral) combo.