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The Top 10 New Products at Sephora You Need to Try

The Top 10 New Products at Sephora You Need to Try

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Caudalie Vinopure Natural Salicylic Acid Pore Minimizing Serum $59.00

If you’re looking for a light-weight serum to help combat breakouts and diminish the appearance large pores, look no further than this new serum by Caudalie. It’s gel-like formula hydrates the skin without feeling heavy, it is made with 100% Salicylic Acid so it helps keep your breakouts at bay. The best part is, its meant for all skin types, sensitive included

Photo from Allure

Photo from Allure

Summer Fridays Overtime Mask $54.00

Exfoliating your reveals brighter, smoother skin. This mechanical scrub has tiny granules that gently polish off dead skin cells before they can get the chance to clog your pores. It is vitamin rich and is a great antioxidant. It is made with pumpkin, oats and apricot seed that fight free radical-fighting. Wash away to reveal brighter, smoother skin. It’s vegan, and cruelty-free.

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MAC Cosmetics Prep + Prime Fix+ $30.00

This cult favourite is now brought to you by Sephora. That’s right, you can find your favourite Mac products right in Sephora and cash in on those reward points. There’t no better time to pick up a bottle of Fix+. This fine mist makes your makeup apply so nicely and gives you a dewy glow.

Photo from Ole Henricksen

Photo from Ole Henricksen

Olehenriksen Goodnight Glow Retin-ALT Sleeping Crème $66.00

It’s never too early to start using anti-aging products. The earlier you start the better and Olehenriksen’s got you covered with this night cream. It targets fine line, wrinkles and dark spots, giving your skin the moisture it needs to prevent early lines, and the natural retinol to increase cell turn-over.

Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare

Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare

Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare Hyaluronic Marine Collagen Lip Cushion $38.00

Fall is the best time to pamper your lips. This Lip Cushion conditions your lips to keep them full, moisturized and plump. It claims to restore the lip definition for the perfect pout and makes your liquid lipstick apply like a dream.

Photo from GlowRecipe

Photo from GlowRecipe

Glow Recipe Blueberry Bounce Gentle Cleanser $45.00

This gentle cleanser is the perfect solution for large pores, dryness and dull looking skin. It gently exfoliates and moisturizes the skin with Hyaluronic Acid and natural AHAs. It is also a great antioxidant because of its blueberry extract making it the perfect combination to eradicate dullness leaving your skin feeling cleansed without stripping the skin’s natural oils.

Photo from TheDetoxMarket

Photo from TheDetoxMarket

Herbivore Prism Exfoliating Glow Potion $80.00

This one is a bit on the pricey side, but if you’re looking to pamper your skin, consider this exfoliating serum. It is enriched with Vitamin C from the Kakadu plum. It contains a unique blend of AHA’s and botanical hydra-tors (rose and aloe) make it great for blemishes, it balances uneven skin tone and texture, and it soothes dry skin. It goes on smooth, and leaves the skin with a comfortable skin-like finish without looking oily.

Photo from Kontrol Magazine

Photo from Kontrol Magazine

Clinique Dramatically Different Hydrating Jelly $36.00

Hydration has become the most important part of my skin care regimen so I am always looking for products to give my skin some extra moisture. I stumbled upon this one in stores and just had to try it. It has a very light gel-like consistency and absorbs quickly into the skin. Its oil free, doesn’t irritate your skin but it also does not suffocate the skin either. It gets rid of dryness, soothes breakouts and leaves the skin glowing.

Photo from Sephora

Photo from Sephora

Origins Clear Improvement Charcoal Honey Mask To Purify and Nourish $42.00

If you love charcoal masks then you’ll enjoy this one. I love mud masks but I find sometimes they can be drying. This one is infused with honey so it doesn’t leave your skin parched. This mask purifies the skin leaving it free of impurities that clog the pores making it a great choice for acne prone skin. Did I mention it smells divine?

Photo from PerfectlyBasics

Photo from PerfectlyBasics

REN Clean Skincare Evercalm Gentle Cleansing Milk $36.00

A good cleanser leaves your skin balanced and doesn’t strip your skin of moisture. Say hello to this cleansing milk. It’s de-stressing scent of Fennel Seed, and healthy dose of Omega 3 and 7 calms irritated skin and boosts the skin lipid content. Plus it has Calendula Oil which helps heal the skin. Its really great for dry skin. Add this as a second step in your cleansing routine for moisturizing cleanse.




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