Wednesday

November 5 Beauty Favorites

I am happy to bring you my 5 Fav November beauty items.
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Friday

My 5 Favorite October Beauty Products



It officially falls it's October and that brings dryer skin. So these fantastic products this great hydrating face mask, this melt away dirt cleanser, moisturizing face cream, brightening highlighter, and shaping brow gel are sure to keep the skin dewy, glowy, and shining for the season.

Why You'll Love It

Product Type: Face Mask
What It Does: Think of this mask like a five-minute facial. The creamy clay mask is full of glycolic, lactic, and salicylic acids that help detoxify, clarify, and firm your skin fast.
How to Use It: Apply a generous layer onto your face and neck, leave on for five to 15 minutes, then rinse with warm water.
More Reasons You’ll Love It: It’s cruelty-free, vegan, and made with all-natural ingredients.
About the Brand: Known for its highly effective, clinical-grade products, DERMATOLOGIST CHOICE SKINCARE has been a cult favorite among patients, customers, and medical providers since its launch in 1981.


Why You'll Love It

Product Type: Cleanser
What It Does: Watch as your makeup melts away! The solid cleansing balm melts into a luxurious oil on contact, then turns into a nourishing milky texture when emulsified with water to help you rinse it all off clean.
How to Use It: Scoop out a dime-sized dollop of cleansing balm with the included spatula, and massage it over your dry skin to break up makeup and oil. Dampen your fingertips, and continue to massage into the skin using circular motions until it turns milky, then rinse it all off.
More Reasons You’ll Love It: It’s formulated with hyaluronic acid, ceramides, and peptides to also help smooth and plump your skin with each use.
About the Brand: E.L.F. COSMETICS creates quality beauty products for makeup novices and professionals alike. With a wide array of products and tools, there’s something for everyone.


Why You'll Love It

Product Type: Face Cream
What It Does: When you’re powering down for the night, your skin cells are busy powering up to renew and regenerate your skin. This night cream helps give those cells the support they need to get the job done.
How to Use It: Apply a dime-size amount all over your face.
More Reasons You’ll Love It: Cell turnover (part of your skin’s natural process) peaks at night, and this moisturizer contains gentle exfoliating ingredients to help kickstart that critical stage.
About the Brand: What do you get when you combine clinically tested, problem-solving products with cutting-edge technology and the best ingredients out there? IT COSMETICS. Developed with plastic surgeons and dermatologists, this brand creates game-changing formulas that truly work.


Why You'll Love It

Product Type: Highlighter
What It Does: This high-beam sheen liquid highlighter in a warm bronze shade contains skin-loving amino acids, Japanese cherry blossom, and magnolia berry to help control oil and moisturize your skin. The liquid formula helps to create a glass-like finish for a juicy, supple-looking complexion that radiates.
How to Use It: Squeeze a small amount onto your fingertips and gently tap onto areas you want to highlight, or use a highlight brush to strobe and blend onto cheeks.
More Reasons You’ll Love It: You can go from a subtle glow to a glare-inducing gleam with the help of this formula.
About the Brand: TikTok sensation Addison Rae’s clean beauty line was born out of a desire to create a clean beauty line with lush ingredients (and none of the bad stuff) for a natural look that makes you feel more like you.


Why You'll Love It

Product Type: Brow Gel
What It Does: This no-fuss brow gel defines, sculpts, and tames brow hairs without ever feeling clumpy or sticky. Plus, the clear formula works on all brow colors and can be used with any brow pencil or pomade, too.
How to Use It: Groom brows by using short, upward strokes. Begin at the inner corner of the eyebrow, then work your way out. For additional hold, allow gel to become semi-dry before layering on a second coat.
More Reasons You’ll Love It: This brow gel also helps promote brow growth.
About the Brand: REALHER is a gorgeous, high-quality line founded by a devoted father who was inspired by the birth of his beautiful daughter. Each product is paraben-free and cruelty-free, and are intentionally inscribed with positive affirmations to spread good vibes to women everywhere.


Monday

July Beauty Favs

 

ACE BEAUTÉ
Blushed Up Blush in Plummy
Why You'll Love It

Size: 2.5 g, Deluxe Sample
Product Type: Blush
What It Does: Made with smooth, finely milled powder pigments, this berry-colored blush is your new BFF for giving skin a warm, realistic-looking flush.
How to Use It: Use a fluffy angled brush to sweep color onto the apples of your cheeks and then blend lightly.
More Reasons You’ll Love It: It’s 100 percent cruelty-free.
About the Brand: ACE BEAUTE was founded on the simple principle that everyone should embrace their beauty while having fun with makeup.

BANILA CO
Clean It Zero Cleansing Balm Revitalizing
Why You'll Love It

Size: 7 ml, Deluxe Sample
Product Type: Cleansing Balm
What It Does: This innovative formula goes through three phases to melt away makeup—first it transforms from a balm to an oil, then into a milky cleanser as it comes in contact with water. Finish off with a rinse and your skin is left feeling clean, soft, refreshed, and protected from free-radical damage—thanks to the inclusion of potent antioxidants.
How to Use It: Massage a small amount onto dry skin until it transforms into an oil. Then rinse it away with lukewarm water.
More Reasons You’ll Love It: It’s free of parabens, sulfates, phthalates, polyethylene, mineral oil, alcohol, and artificial coloring.
About the Brand: They believe everyone should live their beauty dreams to the fullest, and that you shouldn’t have to sacrifice beautiful skin for a makeup look you love.

BAREFOOT VENUS
Ruby Red Macadamia Oil Body Cream

Use promo code ipsyXbfv to receive a 15% discount on your order *
* exclusions apply



Why You'll Love It

Size: 30 ml, Deluxe Sample
Product Type: Body Cream
What It Does: We can’t tell what we love most about this hand cream: the way it instantly treats dry or chafed skin with a combo of macadamia nut, sesame seed, and wheat germ oils, or the bright, citrusy scent it leaves behind. Either way, it’s become our go-to hand treatment.
How to Use It: Slather it all over your hands and cuticles.
More Reasons You’ll Love It: It’s all natural, vegan, and cruelty-free.
About the Brand: BAREFOOT VENUS uses old-time ingredients that provide serious skin treatments and a wildly angelic experience.

BENEFIT COSMETICS
BADgal BANG! Volumizing Mascara
Why You'll Love It

Size: 3 g, Deluxe Sample
Product Type: Mascara
What It Does: This stuff is smudge-proof, water-resistant, and lightweight—thanks to aero-particles, an ultra-light material used in space technology that won’t weigh down your lashes.
How to Use It: Coat the wand in the product, apply the mascara from the roots, and wiggle the brush up and out to the tips.
More Reasons You’ll Love It: No lash will be left uncoated—the brush is slim and designed to grab onto every lash from root to tip, even hard-to-reach inner corner lashes.
About the Brand: Founded by two sisters in San Francisco, this quirky brand puts the fun back into makeup without sacrificing any of the quality.

GOLDFADEN MD
Brightening Elixir

Use promo code GFIPSY20 to receive a 20% discount on your order *
* exclusions apply




Why You'll Love It

Size: 10 ml, Deluxe Sample
Product Type: Serum
What It Does: Think of this serum as the workhorse of your skincare routine. It’s packed with potent active ingredients to help deliver serious brightening and firming results.
How to Use It: After cleansing your skin, apply this toner to damp skin and press it in.
More Reasons You’ll Love It: This serum contains vitamin C, vitamin E, and ferulic acid—the most potent combo out there when it comes to helping to fade discoloration and smooth fine lines.
About the Brand: Founded by Dr. Gary Goldfaden, a dermatologist for over 40 years, GOLDFADEN MD’s physician-strength products are innovative, results-driven, and great for those with sensitive skin. Plus, they’re inspired by nature and made from plant cells and antioxidant-rich botanicals (so they’re extra healthy for you).










June Beauty Favs

 


AMINNAH
24k Gold Glow Oil
Why You'll Love It

Size: 30 ml, Deluxe Sample
Product Type: Body Oil
What It Does: Deeply hydrated skin with a glowing finish? Sign. Us. Up. The blend of coconut, jojoba, rosehip, hazelnut, and vitamin E oils nourish your skin while the 24K shimmer leaves behind a touch of sheen that’s perfect for a summer night.
How to Use It: Shake well to distribute the shimmer, then smooth a few drops over your body. We especially love it on our legs and chest when they’re exposed.
More Reasons You’ll Love It: It’s part skincare, part skin enhancer.
About the Brand: This skincare and body brand is all organic, vegan, and cruelty-free.


BEAUTY VAULTE
Eyeshadow Quad in Plum
Why You'll Love It

Value: $18
Size: 7.2 g, Full Size
Product Type: Eyeshadow Palette
What It Does: A true classic palette designed to give a range of richly pigmented colors. This eyeshadow palette contains 15 pigmented eyeshadows for daily use.
How to Use It: Using a fluffy eyeshadow brush, sweep a darker shade all over your lids. Apply the lightest shade on the inner corner of your eyes and your brow bone.
More Reasons You’ll Love It: These ultra-pigmented shades are everything you need to get any eye look, from understated and simple to sultry and smoky.
About the Brand: BEAUTY VAULTE was founded in 2018 and provides lip liners, liquid luster lipsticks, and long-lasting wear matte lipsticks.


COMPLEX CULTURE
Sun Bath Baked Bronzer Mini in Let's Glow
Why You'll Love It

Size: 1.5 g, Deluxe Sample
Product Type: Bronzer
What It Does: Blendable, buildable, and unbelievably creamy, this easy-to-use bronzer (ideal for dark to deep skin tones) is a must-have in your makeup bag for the summer season.
How to Use It: Apply it to your cheeks, nose, and forehead—anywhere you want a hint of color.
More Reasons You’ll Love It: Even though it’s a powder, it helps smooth and soften skin with pore-blurring technology and moisture-locking ceramides.
About the Brand: This collab between beauty pros and a community of women aims to simplify your routine so you feel twice as confident in half the time.

MISCHO BEAUTY
Lip Liner in Madam
Why You'll Love It

Value: $17
Size: 0.35 g, Full Size
Product Type: Lip Liner
What It Does: Smooth, creamy, ultra-precise, and 100 percent smudge-proof, this deep purple mauve lip liner checks all the right boxes.
How to Use It: Glide the tip along the perimeter of your top and bottom lips, then fill in the centers.
More Reasons You’ll Love It: It’s vegan, cruelty-free, and made with clean ingredients.
About the Brand: This Florida-based indie beauty brand is committed to creating easy-to-use, on-trend beauty products.

BROW ATELIER
Groom & Sculpt Tinted Brow Gel in Black
Why You'll Love It

Size: 2.5 ml, Deluxe Sample
Product Type: Brow Gel
What It Does: Consider this the all-in-one product your brows need. The rich warm black tint helps enhance your natural brow color while the strong hold gel leaves the hairs groomed and sculpted in whatever shape you like.
How to Use It: Using the precision spoolie, brush the brow hairs up in little strokes. Work in circular motions to build up product in sparse spots, too.
More Reasons You’ll Love It: This brow gel is cruelty-free and 100 percent vegan.
About the Brand: BROW ATELIER is all about perfecting what frames your face: eyebrows. They work with pro makeup artists and estheticians to help develop easy-to-use, strong performing brow products that will help make eyebrows your favorite step in your makeup routine.












Wednesday

My May Beauty Favorites


Why You'll Love It

Product Type: Cleanser
What It Does: Start your morning off right with this invigorating cleanser. It wakes up your senses with a blend of mint and neroli, gently cleansing and nourishing skin with antioxidant-rich matcha and soothing aloe vera.
How to Use It: Massage a small amount into damp skin and then rinse with warm water.
More Reasons You’ll Love It: The clean, vegan formula is made without questionable ingredients, like sulfates, parabens, and phthalates.
About the Brand: BAD HABIT is designed to reset your stressed-out skin (and mind) with proven ingredients, functional fragrances, and sensorial textures.


Why You'll Love It

Product Type: Concealer
What It Does: This multitasking concealer hides dark circles, redness, breakouts, and more with lightweight, buildable pigments, while gogi and hawthorn berry extracts help brighten and smooth skin to improve its texture.
How to Use It: Swipe it under your eyes or anywhere you want to brighten and cover.
More Reasons You’ll Love It: It’s vegan, cruelty-free, and made with all-natural ingredients
About the Brand: This line of high-performance, multitasking skincare was created by former Power Rangers villainess (!) Jennifer Yen, who channels her passion for time-tested Asian skincare rituals into results-driven products safe for sensitive skin.

Why You'll Love It

Product Type: Makeup Primer
What It Does: Airbrushed skin, meet your maker. This silky-smooth primer helps minimize the look of pores and texture, disguise fine lines and wrinkles, and leaves a soft-focus matte finish that keeps your skin shine-free all day without clogging your pores.
How to Use It: Work a pea-size amount over clean, moisturized skin as the first step in your makeup routine.
More Reasons You’ll Love It: It’s vegan and cruelty-free.
About the Brand: Look to SUGAR COSMETICS if you need to feel pulled-together in an instant—especially when you’re on the go

Why You'll Love It

Product Type: Eyeliner
What It Does: Super creamy and ultra blendable, this black kajal pencil takes your regular smoky eye look to the next level, thanks to long-wearing pigments that deliver supreme color payoff with a velvet finish.
How to Use It: Trace the tip along your upper and lower lash line and then smudge to create your desired level of smokiness.
More Reasons You’ll Love It: It’s vegan and cruelty-free.
About the Brand: TANAÏS imagines fragrance, beauty, and jewelry as expressions of ritual, adornment, and ancestry. Each item is designed as a talisman made from rare and gorgeous materials.

Why You'll Love It

Product Type: Lip Treatment
What It Does: Packed with a blend of nourishing plant oils, including olive, argan, and rosehip oils, this mask helps protect lips from free-radical damage and helps stimulate collagen production to get them looking smooth, plump, and pillowy.
How to Use It: Apply in the morning, at night, or whenever your lips are in need of some extra TLC.
More Reasons You’ll Love It: It’s vegan and cruelty-free.
About the Brand: Inspired by the idea of being refreshed and well-rested, AWAKE BY TARTE harnesses the energizing powers of plant antioxidants to help revive, restore, and regenerate your skin.

Friday

Clean Beauty for Earth Day

What is Clean Beauty?

Clean excellence implies that an item is protected, non-harmful, and has straightforward naming of fixings. Since an item is natural, normal, or green, doesn't mean it's non-harmful. The FDA doesn't direct or characterize guarantees frequently utilized in greenwashed items.


Check out these Clean Beauty sets to help keep our planet safe.

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