Welcome the Holiday Season with the Best New Beauty To Hit Shelves This Month
Clinique Even Better Pop Lip Color Foundation Lipstick
Buy: $19.50; nordstrom.com
Finally, a lip wardrobe that takes the guesswork out of finding your perfect shade for daytime, nighttime, and those days when you need a little extra drama. Use your foundation shade to find your spot on the color wheel, then find three science-backed shades that are ideal for your skin tone.
Marc Jacobs Highliner Liquid-Gel Eyeliner
Buy: $27; sephora.com
If you’ve never tried Marc Jacobs’ Highliner Gel Eye Crayon, go ahead and add it to your cart. It’s good, real good. If the brand’s new waterproof liquid liner is anything like its big sis, we’ll have a new favorite in no time. Core colors include a shiny black, yellow gold, rose gold, and bronzed copper. Three limited edition shades (metallic dark gray, metallic cranberry, and icy silver) are begging for a spin on the holiday party circuit.
Codex Bia Cold Press Bar Soaps
Buy: $18; codexbeauty.com
Botanical body soaps that are cold-pressed to preserve the benefits of all those plant-based oils and butters will step up your morning shower to luxury status. The line includes Balancing Soap, Uplifting Soap, Invigorating Soap, and Cleansing Soap. All feature a proprietary blend of oils and are powered by the bio-actives found in native Irish plants.
Honest Beauty Liquid Lipstick, Love
Buy: $12.99; amazon.com
A deep new shade extension for Honest Beauty’s Liquid Lipstick is perfect for holiday. The non-drying vegan formula features hydrating hyaluronic acid and nourishing avocado oil. Love, a rich red matte shade, joins the existing lineup which includes: Forever, Passion, Goddess, Happiness, Off Duty, BFF, and Fearless.
One Love Organics Botanical A Facial Cleanser
Buy: $39; shop.oneloveorganics.com
One Love Organic’s plant-based gel cleanser is produced in St. Simons Island, Georgia, using a small-batch process. The formula calls on a blend of vegan lactic and salicylic acids, botanical vitamin A, skin-balancing pH, and plant-powered cleansers to purify the skin while also reducing signs of aging.
Laura Mercier Velour Extreme Matte Lipstick
Buy: $28; nordstrom.com
A collection of three permanent (Charmeuse, Femme, and Jolie) and three limited-edition colors (Irrésistible, Héroine, Indépendant) feature silky skin conditioners that soften and comfort lips while providing a matte finish.
Peter Thomas Roth Pro Strength
Buy: starting at $88; sephora.com
A potent trio of treatments that promise medical-grade results, without the prescription. Each formula is designed for a particular concern: a line-erasing Retinoid Peptide Serum, a pore-diminishing Lactic Pore Treatment, and a texture-smoothing Exfoliating Super Peel.
Perricone MD Growth Factor Firming & Lifting Serum
Buy: $129; nordstrom.com
This powerful formula is designed to increase skin’s bounce, plumpness, and resiliency while visibly lifting. Use twice daily after cleansing. The formula may feel gritty upon initial application. Let it completely soak in before applying moisturizer or any additional product.
UMA Flawlessly Firming Neck, Chest & Decolletage Serum
Buy: $105; neimanmarcus.com
The skin on the neck and décolletage is even more fragile than that of the face, which means a specialized treatment designed for this hypersensitive area might be just the ticket. This antioxidant-rich formula is designed to increase skin firmness and smoothness.