NARS Soft Matte Complete Foundation
NARS Soft Matte Complete Foundation

What it is: A full coverage, transfer-proof, oxidation-resistant foundation that lasts for up to 16 hours with a natural-looking matte finish.

Coverage: Full

Finish: Matte

Formulation: Liquid

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Highlighted Ingredients:
– Micro-Algae and Bio Hyaluronic Acid: Help absorb excess sebum.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, and triclocarban, and contains less than one percent of synthetic fragrances. This product is also vegan and gluten-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Discover comfortable, 16-hour wear. Oxidation-resistant. Transfer-resistant. Sweat-proof. Micro-algae and Bio Hyaluronic Acid balance excess sebum while keeping skin hydrated and help protect skin from pollution and blue-light damage. Unique oil-absorbing powders create a smooth, second-skin finish.

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Glow Recipe Plum Plump™ Hyaluronic Acid Serum
Glow Recipe Plum Plump™ Hyaluronic Acid Serum

What it is: A hydrating serum with juicy plum and five weights of hyaluronic acid that fills skin with hydration for a visibly plump effect.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dryness, Loss of Firmness and Elasticity, and Fine Lines and Wrinkles

Formulation: Lightweight Serum

Highlighted Ingredients:
– Next-Gen Hyaluronic Acid: A powerful blend of multi-weight hyaluronic acids (ultra-low, low, medium, high, and ultra-high molecular weights) that hydrate layers of skin for plump-, bouncy-looking skin.
– Plum: Three antioxidant-rich plums (kakadu, illawarra, and burdekin) hydrate, nourish, and rejuvenate skin‘s appearance quickly and over time while working with hyaluronic acid for intense, juicy hydration.
– Vegan Collagen and Silk Proteins: Potent, plant-based, powerhouse ingredients that support a healthy-looking skin barrier by guarding against free radicals and hydrating skin.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This lightweight serum has an innovative formula that hydrates dry skin and diminishes the appearance of fine lines for healthy-, bouncy-, youthful-looking skin.

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Rare Beauty by Selena Gomez Always An Optimist 4-in-1 Prime & Set Mist
Rare Beauty by Selena Gomez Always An Optimist 4-in-1 Prime & Set Mist

What it is: An ultrafine, glow-boosting mist that hydrates, primes, sets, and refreshes skin.

Skin Type: Normal, Oily, Dry, Combination

Highlighted Ingredients:
– Niacinamide: Helps improve the appearance of skin.
– Sodium Hyaluronate: Helps to keep the complexion looking hydrated and plump.
– Botanical Blend of Lotus, Gardenia and White Waterlily: Soothes, calms, and nourishes the skin.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, and triclocarban, and contains less than one percent of synthetic fragrances. This product is also vegan and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Layer this all-in-one mist under or over makeup for a refreshed complexion. Infused with a botanical blend of lotus, gardenia, and white waterlily to help soothe and calm skin, this bi-phase formula also features niacinamide and sodium hyaluronate for the appearance of plumper, smoother skin.

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Rare Beauty by Selena Gomez Perfect Strokes Matte Liquid Liner
Rare Beauty by Selena Gomez Perfect Strokes Matte Liquid Liner

What it is: A longwearing, waterproof, matte liquid eyeliner formulated with ultra-black pigments for dramatic definition every time.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, and triclocarban, and contains less than one percent of synthetic fragrances. This product is also vegan and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This liner’s flexible brush tip features over 1,000 vegan bristles to create thin or thick lines with extreme precision and control. A revolutionary ink cartridge ensures a constant flow of waterproof, jet-black liquid liner for a strong and smooth matte finish that that won’t smudge, streak, or feather. For best application, shake pen to activate color pigments.

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Rare Beauty by Selena Gomez Soft Pinch Liquid Blush
Rare Beauty by Selena Gomez Soft Pinch Liquid Blush

What it is: A weightless, long-lasting liquid blush that blends and builds beautifully for a soft, healthy flush. Available in matte and dewy finishes.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, and triclocarban, and contains less than one percent of synthetic fragrances. This product is also vegan and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Create a pinch-perfect flush using this featherweight formula infused with long-lasting pigments that last all day. Available in matte or dewy finishes, this liquid blush blends beautifully to create soft, buildable color with a natural, second-skin finish.

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Rare Beauty by Selena Gomez Liquid Touch Weightless Foundation
Rare Beauty by Selena Gomez Liquid Touch Weightless Foundation

What it is: A weightless foundation with concentrated pigments that feels barely there while providing buildable medium-to-full coverage with a natural finish.

Coverage: Medium

Finish: Natural

Formulation: Liquid

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, and triclocarban, and contains less than one percent of synthetic fragrances. This product is also vegan and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Featuring a convenient doe foot applicator, this foundation delivers pure pigments packed in a serum-like base, making it easy to blend and build coverage while evening out skin tone and hiding the look of pores—no clogging or caking. With a botanical blend of lotus, gardenia, and water lily, it calms and nourishes skin for comfortable long wear in 48 shades. For dry skin, it is recommended to moisturize and then follow with Always an Optimist Primer (sold separately) for best results.

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Tatcha The Rice Polish Foaming Enzyme Powder
Tatcha The Rice Polish Foaming Enzyme Powder

Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Dry
✔ Sensitive

What it is:
A water-activated exfoliant of nourishing Japanese rice bran that transforms to a creamy foam for smooth, polished skin.

Solutions for:
– Dullness and uneven texture
– Fine lines and wrinkles
– Pores

If you want to know more…
The Polished Rice Enzyme Powders provide non-abrasive daily exfoliation to create a smooth, makeup-ready canvas. Rice and papaya enzymes delivered in a creamy, rich foam soften, exfoliate, and gently release debris, promoting healthy, natural skin turnover to instantly reveal glowing, baby-soft skin. Hadasei-3™—a trio of anti-aging Japanese superfoods green tea, rice, and algae—helps restore youthful radiance. Daily use helps to visibly reduce the appearance of fine lines, uneven skin tone, and hyperpigmentation.

Each Rice Enzyme Powder contains active ingredients tailored to your skin type’s needs:
– Classic (best for normal/combination/dry skin): nourishes and conditions with crushed pearl extract.
– Deep (best for combination/oily skin): Japanese wild rose diminishes the look of pores and refines skin texture, while Japanese leopard lily clarifies skin and helps prevent breakouts.
– Gentle (best for dry skin): licorice root extract moisturizes and helps prevent tightness.
– Indigo (best for sensitive skin): natural Japanese indigo calms and soothes easily irritated and inflamed skin.

What else you need to know:
The heart of the geisha’s beauty ritual is daily exfoliation to prepare a perfectly smooth canvas for her performance makeup. For centuries, geisha used the milky water from the first wash of rice for soft, clear skin and to polish their most delicate treasures. The Polished Classic Rice Enzyme Powder brings this secret to the modern makeup lover.

This pure formula is non-irritating, non-sensitizing, dermatologist tested, and cruelty-free. It does not include harsh abrasives that can damage skin or cause inflammation, and is formulated without mineral oil, synthetic fragrances, urea, DEA, or TEA.

Beauty that gives back: every Tatcha purchase you make supports girls’ education around the world. Tatcha is proud to partner with Room to Read to transform girls’ futures.—Victoria Tsai, Founder

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Tatcha The Water Cream
Tatcha The Water Cream

Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Sensitive

What it is:
An oil-free, anti-aging water cream that releases a burst of skin-improving Japanese nutrients, powerful botanicals, and optimal hydration for poreless-looking skin.

Solutions for:
– Dryness
– Pores
– Dullness and uneven texture

If you want to know more…
The Water Cream provides nutrient-rich, balanced hydration with the unique water-burst that breaks upon application to deliver nourishment without leaving skin sticky or greasy. It clarifies and refines skin with pure, powerful Japanese botanicals: Japanese wild rose visibly tightens pores and smooths skin texture; Japanese leopard lily helps control excess oil and purify skin by supporting natural skin turnover; and hadasei-3—an anti-aging trinity of green tea, rice, and algae—restores healthy-looking radiance. The formula imparts a subtle, shine-free glow with a touch of 23-karat gold.

What else you need to know:
Beauty icons for over 300 years, geisha adopted Japanese wild rose to create a refined, poreless-looking canvas underneath their makeup. The Water Cream has harnessed this potent botanical to honor the original makeup lover. This pure formula is noncomedogenic, non-irritating, non-sensitizing, dermatologist tested, and cruelty-free. It is formulated without mineral oil, synthetic fragrances, sulfate detergents, urea, DEA, or TEA.

Beauty that gives back: every Tatcha purchase you make supports girls’ education around the world. Tatcha is proud to partner with Room to Read to transform girls’ futures.—Victoria Tsai, Founder

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Briogeo Scalp Revival Charcoal + Coconut Oil Micro-exfoliating Scalp Scrub Shampoo
Briogeo Scalp Revival Charcoal + Coconut Oil Micro-exfoliating Scalp Scrub Shampoo

Which hair type is it good for?
✔ Straight
✔ Wavy
✔ Curly
✔ Coiled
✔ Tightly Coiled

What it is:
A unique, charcoal- and coconut oil-infused scalp shampoo that detoxifies, exfoliates, soothes, and balances the scalp for optimal scalp health.

Key benefits:
– Detoxifies and removes buildup
– Soothes itchy, irritated, and flaky scalp
– Hydrates the scalp to prevent dryness

If you want to know more…
This unique shampoo infuses binchotan charcoal to draw impurities from the scalp and hair follicle, providing the foundation for optimal scalp health. Vegetable-derived micro-exfoliators remove dead skin cells and product buildup to support a clean, balanced, and healthy scalp, as a cooling blend of peppermint and spearmint oils reduces scalp itchiness. Tea tree oil features anti-septic and healing properties to reduce scalp irritation, while coconut oil delivers superior moisturization to the scalp to combat and prevent dryness and flakiness. Super-vitamin panthenol provides essential nutrients to strengthen the hair roots and shaft.

What else you need to know:
This product is vegan, cruelty-free, and formulated without gluten, silicones, DEA, or synthetic dyes.

This product is an Allure Best of Beauty award winner.

Research results:
Results obtained from an independent, clinical laboratory study in which participants used the scalp shampoo over a 1-week period:
– 92% of participants with a self-assessed dry scalp indicated that the shampoo was effective in hydrating and moisturizing their scalp
– 100% of participants with a self-assessed flaky scalp said the shampoo was effective at reducing flakiness
– 100% of participants with a self-assessed irritated scalp said the shampoo was effective in reducing irritation
– 86% of participants with a self-assessed itchy scalp said the shampoo was effective in reducing itchiness
– 85% of participants with a self-assessed scalp buildup said the shampoo was effective at reducing buildup on the scalp
– 88% of participants said the shampoo was effective in enhancing their scalp health

Based on a data from a clinical measurement of scalp hydration, results revealed there is a statistically significant increase in scalp hydration after 1 use of both the Scalp Revival Charcoal + Coconut Oil Micro-Exfoliating Shampoo and Scalp Revival Charcoal + Tea Tree Scalp Treatment:
– 100% of subjects showed an improvement in scalp hydration after just 1 use of both the Scalp Revival Charcoal + Coconut Oil Micro-Exfoliating Shampoo and Scalp Revival Charcoal + Tea Tree Scalp Treatment

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ORIBE Gold Lust Dry Shampoo
ORIBE Gold Lust Dry Shampoo

What it is: A transformative dry shampoo that extends your blowout and prevents hair damage.

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Tatcha The Rice Wash Skin-Softening Cleanser
Tatcha The Rice Wash Skin-Softening Cleanser

What it is: A PH-neutral, daily cream cleanser that gently washes away impurities without stripping skin—leaving it hydrated, feeling soft, and looking luminous.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, and Combination

Skincare Concerns: Dryness

Formulation: Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
– Blend of Japanese Algae: Leaves skin feeling soft, comforted, and nourished.
– Hyaluronic Acid: Helps skin look smooth and plump with hydration.
– Tatcha‘s Signature Hadasei-3: Restores a visibly healthy-, youthful-looking radiance.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free.

What Else You Need to Know: For centuries, Japanese women have repurposed the milky water leftover from rinsing rice for cooking to use in their beauty rituals. A rich source of vitamins A, B2, B12, and E, this byproduct softens and boosts the look of luminosity. This original cleansing ritual was the inspiration for this wash, combining Okinawa red algae and hyaluronic acid with Japanese rice powder to replenish essential moisture for clean, hydrated skin.

Every Tatcha purchase supports equality in education through their Beautiful Faces, Beautiful Futures program.

Clinical Results: Based on an expert grader survey of 25 subjects over a 4-week period:
– +39% average boost in skin hydration was measured.

Based on a self-assessment of 25 subjects over a 4-week period:
– 92% felt skin was healthy-looking and felt softer
– 96% felt skin was balanced

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