16 New July Beauty Products to Stay Fab + Fresh All Summer Long
The official arrival of summer brings sunshine galore and some exceptional new hair, makeup, and skin products to help combat seasonal woes. Stressed-out hair and worn-out skin won't stand a chance against these seasonal beauty buys. Ahead you'll find our favorite July 2018 beauty launches featuring goodies from Laura Mercier, Pat McGrath, Drunk Elephant, and so much more.
Flesh Beauty ($18+, available in stores on July 8): Allure founding editor-in-chief and Revlon CCO Linda Wells’ mission for her inclusive new line is simple: to defy expectations of beauty. “When we shop for beauty products, we're looking for so much more than pigment and powder; we're imagining ourselves and then bringing that vision to life.” The Flesh lineup includes 40 inclusive foundation shades and makeup products designed for *every* skin tone.
M-61 Hydraboost Face Mist ($32): Say goodbye to tired, dull skin with a toning face mist featuring vitamins B5 and B3, aloe, and cucumber water that's suitable for all skin types.
Drunk Elephant D-Bronzi Anti-Pollution Sunshine Serum ($36): Sadly, too much sun can be a bad thing. This sunshine serum is just the bronze-tastic ticket to keep you glowing without the negative effects of UV rays. Just incorporate into your beauty routine for harmless everyday color and beneficial vitamins.
SweetSpot Labs Buff & Brighten Body Exfoliating Pads ($25): Swimsuit season can mean a lot of hair removal. So whether you're shaving or waxing, these calming pads will help battle the after-effects to keep your skin smooth all summer.
Pat Mcgrath Labs Lip Fetish Balms ($38): Kiss that seasonal chap goodbye and get soft and luminous lips instead. Antioxidant and vitamin-rich, this replenishing balm that comes in a range of sweet and subtle colors is sure to be a staple in your beach bag.
Color Wow Dream Coat for Curly Hair ($24): Say goodbye to crunchy curls, because there's finally a summer-specific answer to humidity-based hair woes. It's time to give your gorgeous ringlets the gloss and silk they deserve with this light "one and done" mist.
HiMirror Mini ($119): You have a smartphone, why not a smart mirror? This Amazon Alexa-enabled mirror will adjust lighting, stream music, and be your all-around beauty consultant — all at your voice's command.
L’OCCITANE Verbena Icy Body Shower Gel ($20): Transitioning out of hot and sticky summer days will be a breeze once you try this cleansing and invigorating shower gel. Apply to dry skin before hopping under the water for an instant refresh.
Peter Thomas Roth Skin To Die For Natural Matte Skin-Perfecting CC Cream SPF 30 ($38): This all-in-one anti-aging formula checks all the boxes. Complexion correcting, tinted, and moisturizing, your imperfections (and the sun) won't stand a chance.
Epicuren Sōl Exquisite Gemstone Oil ($56): Hydrate and illuminate with antioxidant-rich and gemstone-charged oil, ideal for maintaining your summer glow. Citrine (the not-so-secret ingredient) is believed to be healing, regenerating, and cleansing.
Derma E Body Lotion ($13): Summer can mean dry skin and what better way to fix it than with hydrating shea butter. Choose from a variety of very nourishing formulas (think therapeutic, hydrating, restoring, or protecting) to keep that sun-kissed skin soft and glowing.
Laura Mercier Prime and Perfect Collection ($38): This limited-edition set includes all of our fave travel-sized products needed to maintain a radiant look. Foundation primer, setting powder, a mini puff, and illuminating powder are just the essentials you need for a seamless and fresh look, whether you're staycationing or on the go.
Mustela Cleansing Wipes with Olive Oil ($6): If you ask us, cleansing wipes are a summer essential. Whether you're taking off your makeup or just need a quick refresh, these fragrance-free babies are cleansing, moisturizing, and gentle enough for an actual baby.
Elemis Daily Defence Shield SPF 30 ($60): Protect against UV rays and pollutants with a lightweight and non-greasy formula that also soothes redness.
Jouer Cosmetics Lip Kit ($25): Moisture-zapping air while flying can ruin your perfectly pink pout. Not so with this lip kit designed for all-day wear that includes liner and a mini cream and liquid lipstick.
Olivia Garden Ceramic + Ion Professional Hair Dryer ($159): Designed to help you achieve salon-level blowouts and styles, this dual-tech hair dryer from the iconic brush company gives you shiny, silky hair *while* preventing any nasty heat damage. The lightweight design also makes it an essential travel companion.
GLAMGLOW Glowpowder Glow Palette ($42): The brand's first-ever makeup launch features three blendable powders in one striking palette, ideal for mixing and matching. Pearl glow, nude glow, and sun glow are just the shades to give your summer skin that dewy and moisturized look.
Colorescience Sunforgettable Total Protection Face Shield SPF 50 ($39): If you're already addicted to the brand's brush-on powder sunscreen, you're going to love Colorescience's first product for the face. The mineral SPF 50 also protects against environmental aggressors including free radicals, blue light, and infrared radiation.
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Lindsey is a lover of all things animal print, a surfer of knee-high waves, and a seeker of sunshine.