These products will take you from the brisk days of fall into the colder days of winter.
SHISEIDO’S FULL LASH VOLUME MASCARA
A dramatic, flexible volume mascara that creates a natural-looking curl with a soft finish everything your lashes have been dreaming of, basically. The patented brush of the Shiseido Full Lash Volume Mascara deeply grabs lashes at the roots. This innovative, luxurious mascara separates and covers lashes for a stunning fan effect. Forget the layering ban; this breakthrough formula is actually layer resistant… spider lashes are no more! Mascara comes in brown and black. http://www.shiseido.com; $25
JUNE JACOBS AGE DEFYING COPPER COMPLEX
The best part about this moisturizer is that you can apply liberally to the face and neck without clogging pores. This powerful age defying cream is formulated with a multi-mineral complex, composed of copper, an anti-oxidant that encourages the synthesis of keratin and production of collagen, zinc and magnesium. It allows skin to renew and have a faster cell turnover. My skin looks even more awake with a great glow. This is great for young skin to prevent the formation of fine lines and wrinkles and also, for older skin to help reverse the aging signs. I noticed acne scars slowly disappearing after a few careful applications. An all around great product worth its price. https://www.junejacobs.com; 2 FL OZ $110
ACNE-CLEAR INVISIBLE DOTS BLEMISH TREATMENT
Asian skin can often be prone to acne, so we are thrilled to discover this innovative, new blemish treatment from Peter Thomas Roth that works in under 8 hours. It features transparent acne dots that help to clear up skin since they contain the problem area to minimize the spread of bacteria and also have concentrated and effective ingredients like 0.5% Salicylic Acid, Tea Tree Oil – a natural astringent that helps clarify and refresh skin while also helping to prevent the spread further outbreaks, as well the highly esteemed Hyaluronic Acid which keeps skin hydrated and reduces irritation. The patches come in two customized sizes and wont rub off or cause dryness to surrounding skin. And the best part is that they can be worn any time of the day since these Invisible Dots really are translucent, and can barely be spotted when worn.
http://www.peterthomasroth.com; 72 Clear Dots $30
STRAWBERRY SCRUB FRUIT ENZYME POLISHER
Scrub your way to clean and healthy skin with Peter Thomas Roth’s reinvented and improved, Strawberry Scrub Fruit Enzyme Polisher. Now you can polish away damaged skin for smooth radiant skin for this new season. Not only does it smell delicious enough to feel like you are decadently putting dessert on your skin, but this scrub uses powerful Strawberry Fresh Cells which are extracted and microencapsulated for ultimate nutrient delivery. Strawberries have been used traditionally to lighten and tone the skin – a must have for Asian skin and all of us that seek more radiant complexions. It is also formulated with Strawberry Puree which is high in vitamin C, anti-aging ellagic acid, and polyphenols, Strawberry Enzyme, which helps improve problem skin and provides a brighter complexion. This sweet fruit enzyme scrub will leave your skin looking and feeling fresh, smooth, soft and revitalized.
UN-WRINKLE 24K GOLD INTENSE WRINKLE SHEET MASK
This decadent and luxurious all-natural sheet masks are the perfect mask to prepare your skin for the upcoming more dry and cooler months. The Peter Thomas Roth 24K Gold Intense Wrinkle Sheet Masks from the Un-Wrinkle collection pre-soaked with powerful anti-aging active ingredients that help minimize the appearance of fine lines and deep wrinkles. These 100% cotton sheet masks perfectly contour to the shape of your face and infuse your skin with a powerful blend of 18 age-fighting neuropeptides and peptides and Hyaluronic Acid which helps increase hydration by drawing and trapping in water from moisture in the air. The other star ingredient is of course, the 24K Gold, which is anti-inflammatory and soothes all skin types. Each mask instantly energizes and illuminates giving skin a boost and look of youthfulness and radiance. It is perfect for dehydrated skin as well as for uneven and dull skin tone. Over time, deeper wrinkles and expression lines appear less visible for a plump and dewy appearance. http://www.peterthomasroth.com; 6 Sheet Masks, $68
NUBIAN HERITAGE AFRICAN BLACK SOAP BODY LOTION
Known for their ethically traded and certified organic ingredients, Nubian Heritage produces high quality bath and body products utilizing all-natural ingredients and ancient healing philosophies from around the globe. As we change over into a new season, it can wreak havoc on our skin – African Black Soap, a unique and great lotion for all skin types can help reduce this irritation. Made from palm ash, tamarind extract, tar and plantain peel, it has been used in Africa for centuries to treat eczema, acne, psoriasis, and other skin ailments. Combined with a high concentration of Organic Shea Butter which dates back to the days of Cleopatra, and for which Nubian Heritage is so well known for, it maximizes moisture and promotes healthier looking skin. This nutrient-rich body moisturizer helps combat the appearance of superficial skin imperfections and can be paired with their bar soap, body wash, hand cream and deodorant. https://www.nubianheritage.com; $11.99
KESH BEAUTY ARGAN OIL + ROSEWATER ESSENCE
Fall is the perfect time to introduce oils into your beauty routine. With Kesh Beauty, their 100% organic cold pressed argan oil is rich in antioxidants and is combined with rosewater essence for a delicate fresh scent. A traditional Moroccan beauty secret, Kesh takes a modern approach to skincare and hair offering argan oil products that hydrate and nourish your skin. The oils are ideal for any skin type, even oily and a great option for Asian skin. It can even help prevent breakouts since it has antibacterial effects and is also anti-inflammatory. Available in Pure Argan Oil and Argan Oil with Orange Blossom Essence. www.keshbeauty.com; $40
MURAD INTENSIVE AGE DIFFUSING SERUM
This highly coveted and award- winning serum by Murad visibly increases firmness and has amazing reviews from its loyal fans. It restores firmness, smoothness, and a youthful glow to aging skin. Resurrection plant proteins help fight dehydrated and dull skin resulting in a more plump and youthful glow. It also contains phytoestrogens that improve the appearance of elasticity, suppleness, and firmness. It is a highly effective formula at a great price, a perfect addition to complement your fall skincare routine.
ERNO LASZLO WHITE MARBLE COLLECTION
A favorite brand that successfully addresses all our Asian skin
care concerns, the legendary skincare brand, Erno Laszlo, recently launched what I think will be a holy grail product for Asian skin. The White Marble Collection is a new powerful skincare duo that promises to brighten and moisturize your skin simultaneously. The White Marble inspired by the luminous and unblemished pure white marble, consists of the Treatment Cleansing Bar (a product Erno Laszlo has already mastered with their Sea Mud Cleansing Bar) and the Radiance Emulsion which is a silky, fast absorbing serum that treats uneven skin tone and hyperpigmentation, a big problem for Asian skin. It will leave your complexion looking radiant and even, lighter and without dark spots and discoloration, a must to try this season!
www.ErnoLaszlo.com; $45 (White Marble Treatment Bar) & $175 (White Marble Radiance Emulsion)
ELYSEE ETERNAL YOUTH EYE SERUM
The eye area can easily be one we mistreat or forget to care for and is one of the most delicate parts of our face. To help prevent the signs of aging, Elysee has developed a practical roller application releases a light, oil-free serum that is formulated to fight every sign of aging. It targets firming, re-sculpting and reduces the look of crow’s feet and wrinkles, something we definitely want to prevent and repair. It’s the perfect size for travel and for those on the go that want to refresh and treat the eye area throughout the day and night. https://www.elyseecosmetics.com; $30
NUMI TURMERIC TEA VARIETY BUNDLE
Now that the cool air has set in and winter is quickly approaching, it is the perfect time to stock up on some
restorative yet delicious teas that can not only promote good healthy but good skin and overall beauty as well. Numi’s Turmeric Tea Variety Bundle is a collection that includes all four Turmeric Teas. From the exotic complexity of Three Roots to the exhilarating and invigorating Golden Tonic and the smooth richness of Amber Sun, each turmeric tea has a distinct and subtle flavor variation, all four perfectly complementing each other. Each bundle contains 6 boxes of organic, Fair Trade Certified tea. 2 boxes each of Golden Tonic and Amber Sun, and 1 box each of Three Roots, and Fields of Gold.
www.numitea.com; 72 total tea bags, $40