It’s Women’s History Month. At Beauty Press New York, we discovered a slew of women making it their business to make the world a little more beautiful! Check out their cool products.
Creme Mains. Three sisters from Ghana – Naana, Abena and Akua – couldn’t find a moisturizer rich enough to nourish their skin, so they did what brown sisters have done for centuries – whipped up their own! Creme Mains Karite Shea Butter is a concentrated cream for all skin types. It’s a non-toxic product blending raw, unrefined shea butter from Ghana with palm and organic coconut oil. It also has natural botanicals that are antioxidant and anti-imflammatory. So the weather’s still harsh! Creme Mains soothes and restores your skin to silky soft.
Blueberry Bliss Sugar Scrub. Everyone is talking sustainability and earth friendly-products. This revolution is touching the spa and beauty industry, and we love it! What is better for your skin than things directly from mother nature like roots, oils and scrubs — including Indigena Skincare ‘s best-selling Blueberry Bliss Sugar Scrub. it’s the ingredients of coconut oil, wild blueberry seeds, sugar and citrus essential oils make this product a favorite. Indigena uses indigenous ingredients from Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada’s eastern most province and one of the world’s last most remote and clean eco systems. What’s also cool is that the company’s CEO Lisa Walsh makes sure the product line creates jobs for the local people. We love when business does good for their community. Try the entire Indigena line!
V11 Total Care Serum. Vitamin C is one of the pillars of the fountain of youth – but only if your skin can absorb its goodness. Cailyn – a global beauty line – has just launched V11 Total Care Serum, which is pure Vitamin C (11 percent). V11 is designed to penetrate the surface layer of skin to affect the base layer to moisturize, brighten and reduce pores. This concentrated elixir does its magic in only a few drops that should be spread on the face, neck, back of hands and even in the hair, and the tiny vial can last a month or longer. Cailyn CEO Jin Kim filled schooled us on the origin of the company’s name – in her home country, a Cailyn is a woman who is chic, in the know and on the go!
Cotton Candy Liners. Who doesn’t want to add a little color to their eye routine? Absolute New York, the full-line makeup company from Beronicka Kim (and hubby John), has introduced six tasty colored liners that are certain to give any eye a pop. We tried them all on the back of our hand and can attest, these colors will not fade in the background on brown skin! Choose from Lemon Drop, Tutti Frutti, Fairy Floss, Sugar Plum, Jelly Bean and Mint Chip. Can’t stop there? Absolute New York offers every makeup item you can think of under the sun… and ones you haven’t even dreamed of yet!
OMG! Detox Bubbling Microfiber Mask. Spring is in the air but baby its cold outside! While you are bundling up why not take a few minutes to give your face a spring cleaning? If you are like us you have been watching the videos of this bubbling effervescent and have been just a little curious so … This week we are applying brand new Double Dare’s OMG! 2In1 Kit Detox Bubbling Microfiber Mask that cleanses the face with natural ingredients. Once we are detoxed we go directly for some hydration … the mask nourishes with hydrolyzed collagen and plant-based stem cells to give your skin a healthy youthful glow. Double Dare Spa also has a cool hair band to keep your hair outta the process, and other fun masks you can try as well.