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Top 100 Cosmetics Trends in August

From Pizza-Inspired Eye Shadows to Cannabis-infused Lash Serums

— August 18, 2019 — Fashion
The August 2019 cosmetics trends cover the latest innovations in skincare, makeup, grooming and personal care, with unique ingredients, vivid color combinations, and much more featured.

One feature comes from The Body Shop, with its limited edition body butter, yogurt and polish making use of repurposed bananas that aren't able to be sold in supermarkets. All three products aim to reduce food waste by upcycling the fruit, and the use of the puree works to deeply nourish and moisturize the skin.

While makeup sponges have been a popular staple among makeup fanatics for some time now, the velvety blending sponge from Sunday Ivy aims to improve upon the original design. Using microfiber materials and a unique texture, the sponge flawlessly blends liquid makeup products, and absorbs 70% less product than traditional designs -- making it more effective and less wasteful.
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Skin-Nourishing Bug Balms
Skin-Nourishing Bug Balms
The Jao Patio Oil Keeps Summertime Insects at Bay
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99
Calming Cica Mists
Calming Cica Mists
Dr. Jart's Cicapair Tiger Grass Calming Mist Hydrates & Soothes
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98
Free Radical-Shielding Moisturizers
Free Radical-Shielding Moisturizers
The Grown Alchemist Age-Repair Moisturizer Brightens the Skin
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97
Multitasking Beauty Oils
Multitasking Beauty Oils
BeautyBio's Radiance Body Oil Nourishes the Hair, Body and Nails
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96
Web Comedy-Themed Lipsticks
Web Comedy-Themed Lipsticks
The Marvelous Super Lustrous Collection by Revlon Honors Mrs. Maisel
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95
Premium Shimmering Dry Oils
Premium Shimmering Dry Oils
Elizabeth Grant Launched the Caviar Shimmer Oil for Face and Body
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94
Purifying Facial Clay Masks
Purifying Facial Clay Masks
Bitter Green's Clay Soothing Mask is Anti-Dust and Detoxifying
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93
Self-Love Razor Campaigns
Self-Love Razor Campaigns
Schick's Feelin' Myself Island Campaign Parodies Love Island
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92
Double-Sided Jade Facial Rollers
Double-Sided Jade Facial Rollers
Province Apothecary's Dual-Action Roller Boasts Radiant Results
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91
Relaxing Summer Shower Lines
Relaxing Summer Shower Lines
Lush's Summer Line Offers Frozen Shower Jellies and Sweet Lip Scrubs
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90
Miniature Skincare Campaigns
Miniature Skincare Campaigns
Consonant Skincare Created Small But Mighty Products and a Pop-Up
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89
Flowerless Feminine Fragrances
Flowerless Feminine Fragrances
Kenzo World Power is an Empowering Scent Without Flower Accords
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88
Gentle Cica Skincare
Gentle Cica Skincare
SKIN&LAB's Solutions for Sensitive Skin are Powered by Cica
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87
Pearlescent Body Oils
Pearlescent Body Oils
Anastasia Beverly Hills' Shimmer Body Oil is a Lightweight "Body Gloss"
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86
Whole-Plant Hemp Balms
Whole-Plant Hemp Balms
The Mineral MAISON CBD Balm Alleviates Pain and Tension
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85
Dedicated Natural Hair Salons
Dedicated Natural Hair Salons
Carolina Contreras is Opening Up a Second Miss Rizos in NYC
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84
Customizable Brunette Toners
Customizable Brunette Toners
IGK's Launched the Mixed Feelings Leave-In Brunette Toning Drops
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83
Achromatic Makeup Collections
Achromatic Makeup Collections
Chanel's Fall Noir Et Blanc Range Explores the Absence of Color
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82
Anti-Aging Mulberry Silk Towels
Anti-Aging Mulberry Silk Towels
Sildior Debuted a New Hypoallergenic Anti-Aging Towel
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81
Repurposed Banana Body Products
Repurposed Banana Body Products
This Limited Body Shop Body Butter Upcycles "Wonky" Bananas
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80
Branded Treasure Hunts
Branded Treasure Hunts
Michael Kors' Wonderlust Collection Includes a 'Fantasy Island' Activation
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79
Fruit-Based Sleep Masks
Fruit-Based Sleep Masks
Glow Recipe's Avocado Melt Retinol Sleeping Mask Accelerates Cell Turnover
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78
Anti-Aging Seaweed Blankets
Anti-Aging Seaweed Blankets
Mario the Blanket is an Italian Brand That Focuses on Anti-Aging
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77
Cocktail-Inspired Bath Infusers
Cocktail-Inspired Bath Infusers
Oliver Bonas' Bath Soaks Take Cues from Margaritas and More
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76
Thin Hair-Combating Treatments
Thin Hair-Combating Treatments
Nioxin's Hair System Kit No.3 Removes Follicle-Clogging Sebum
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75
Masculine Charcoal Activated Cleansers
Masculine Charcoal Activated Cleansers
NIVEA's Deep Face & Beard Wash Cleanses Pores and Beards
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74
Ultra-Hydrating Beauty Powders
Ultra-Hydrating Beauty Powders
By Terry's Hyaluronic Tinted Hydra-Powder Maintains Moisture
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73
Invigorating Odor-Combating Body Sprays
Invigorating Odor-Combating Body Sprays
The Lush Dirty Body Spray Freshens with a Natural Recipe
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72
Travel CBD Beauty Sets
Travel CBD Beauty Sets
Graces London's Miniature Products Share Soothing Benefits on the Go
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71
Miniature Skincare Fridges
Miniature Skincare Fridges
The FaceTory Fridge Improves Beauty Experiences & Prolongs Product Life
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70
Targeted Sweat-Absorbing Lotions
Targeted Sweat-Absorbing Lotions
Carpe Offers Products for Sweat That Address Specific Body Parts
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69
Beauty Consultation Cafes
Beauty Consultation Cafes
Japan's MARU Shares Beauty Samples, Support & Info with Tourists
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68
Dual-Action Complexion Applicators
Dual-Action Complexion Applicators
PÜR Cosmetics' BHOLDER Includes a Silicone Center
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67
Transformative Cleanser Collections
Transformative Cleanser Collections
L’Occitane's Cleansers Boast Gel-to-Foam & Oil-to-Milk Recipes
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66
Low-Impact Sheet Masks
Low-Impact Sheet Masks
Lessonia's Eco-Friendly Sheet Mask Boasts a Reduced Ecological Footprint
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65
Daily Facial Dry Brushes
Daily Facial Dry Brushes
Province Apothecary's Product Motivates the User's Lymphatic System
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64
Soothing Organic Oil Cleansers
Soothing Organic Oil Cleansers
Province Apothecary Boasts a Make-Up Remover & Oil Cleanser in One
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63
Hybrid Blending Sponges
Hybrid Blending Sponges
The Hyaluronic Acid & Collagen Blending Sponge Set are Latex-Free
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62
Clarifying Overnight Masks
Clarifying Overnight Masks
Bliss' Green Tea Wonder Mask Gently Yet Deeply Cleanses the Pores
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61
Fragrant Plant-Based Cosmetics
Fragrant Plant-Based Cosmetics
The Apotheke Charcoal Soap and Lotion are Handcrafted
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60
Upcycled Produce Care Products
Upcycled Produce Care Products
The Body Shop's Carrot Cleanser & Moisturizer Use "Ugly" Produce
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59
Fast-Acting Anti-Aging Moisturizers
Fast-Acting Anti-Aging Moisturizers
Vichy's New Anti-Aging Moisturizer Delivers Results in a Day
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58
Women's Cannabis Care Products
Women's Cannabis Care Products
Treat Yourself Creates Holistic Self-Care Products for Health
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57
Affordable Watermelon-Infused Skincare
Affordable Watermelon-Infused Skincare
e.l.f.'s Jelly Pop Shares Hydrating Products for Under $15
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56
Prebiotic Aluminum-Free Deodorants
Prebiotic Aluminum-Free Deodorants
SmartyPits' Probiotics Nourish the Beneficial Bacteria on Skin
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55
Customized Skincare Subscriptions
Customized Skincare Subscriptions
Optune's Digital Subscription Service Shares Tailored Skincare
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54
Upcycled Berry Oils
Upcycled Berry Oils
The Berry British Sustainable Beauty Oil Features Upcycled Fruit Seed Oils
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53
Carefully Curated Skincare Kits
Carefully Curated Skincare Kits
Umma Beauty's 'Case Full of Seoul' Will Now Be Available in Canada
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52
Comic Strip Packaging
Comic Strip Packaging
Harry's Offers a Graphic Twist to the Category of Storytelling Packaging
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51
Celery-Powered Moisturizers
Celery-Powered Moisturizers
'Celery Green Cream' Takes Cues from the Benefits of Celery Juice
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50
Collagen-Infused CBD Face Creams
Collagen-Infused CBD Face Creams
MIKKA Skincare's Face Cream Hydrates, Exfoliates & Fights Aging
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49
Male-Targeted Anti-Aging Kits
Male-Targeted Anti-Aging Kits
hims Anti-Aging Kit has a Customizable-Strength Prescription Cream
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48
Vegan Cartoon-Themed Makeup
Vegan Cartoon-Themed Makeup
Vegan Beauty Brand HipDot Released Its HipDot x SpongeBob Collection
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47
Sustainable Genderless Skincare
Sustainable Genderless Skincare
Ayond Offers Products Inspired by Resilient Desert Plants
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46
Retexturizing Body Polishes
Retexturizing Body Polishes
This Glycolic Renewing Scrub Shares Skincare Benefits with the Body
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45
Cannabis-Infused Lash Serums
Cannabis-Infused Lash Serums
Milk Makeup's Kush Growhouse Lash & Brow Serum Naturally Nourishes
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44
Amethyst Beauty Rollers
Amethyst Beauty Rollers
The Beddha Collaborated with Life Coach Johanna Maggy on 'Beddha & Spell'
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43
Finger-Friendly Eyeshadow Cosmetics
Finger-Friendly Eyeshadow Cosmetics
Tarte's Foil Finger Paint is Best Applied with Fingers
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42
Women-Founded Natural Skincare Products
Women-Founded Natural Skincare Products
Velvette Organics Launched an All-In-One Facial Oil
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41
Ice Cream-Inspired Cosmetic Sets
Ice Cream-Inspired Cosmetic Sets
Eunique Beauty's La Gelateria Palette Comes with a Matching Bag
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40
Dual-Purpose Beauty Brushes
Dual-Purpose Beauty Brushes
Beautyblender is Launching Makeup Brushes Called 'The Detailers'
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39
Calming CBD Moisturizers
Calming CBD Moisturizers
Farmacy's Better Daze Ahead CBD Moisturizer Soothes and Protects Skin
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38
Masculine Vitamin-Enriched Moisturizers
Masculine Vitamin-Enriched Moisturizers
The Patricks AM1 Anti-Aging Moisturizer Absorbs Quickly
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37
Ultra-Personalized Perfumes
Ultra-Personalized Perfumes
The Alchemist Atelier Enables Consumers to Create Bespoke Perfumes
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36
Makeup-Complementing Skincare Collections
Makeup-Complementing Skincare Collections
Too Faced's New Hangover Skincare Collection is a First
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35
Fuzzy Velvet Makeup Sponges
Fuzzy Velvet Makeup Sponges
Sunday Ivy's New Line of Velvet Makeup Sponges Has a Flawless Finish
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34
Supersized Skincare Bottles
Supersized Skincare Bottles
The Ordinary is Launching Bigger Sizes of Its Skincare Products
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33
Stress-Reducing Skincare Serums
Stress-Reducing Skincare Serums
Garden of Wisdom's Serum Has a Research-Backed Ancient Ingredient
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32
Protective Blueberry Skincare
Protective Blueberry Skincare
BYBI's Blueberry Booster Uses a By-Product from the Juicing Industry
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31
Antioxidant-Rich Natural Facial Serums
Antioxidant-Rich Natural Facial Serums
La Ceiba's Product is Infused with Jasmine and Blood Orange
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30
Crystal-Infused Lip Glosses
Crystal-Infused Lip Glosses
INC.redible's Rollerglosses Share the Energetic Properties of Crystals
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29
Holographic Lip Glosses
Holographic Lip Glosses
Glossier's Lip Gloss is Now Available in an Opalescent Shimmer Shade
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28
Blowout-Inspired Mascaras
Blowout-Inspired Mascaras
IT Cosmetics and Drybar Collaborated on 'Lash Blowout'
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27
Eco-Conscious Cosmetic Bottles
Eco-Conscious Cosmetic Bottles
The Recyclable Elastic Lotion Pump and Vase are Reusable
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26
Repurposed Coffee Scrubs
Repurposed Coffee Scrubs
MontaMonta's Sage + Coffee Body Scrub Uses Spent Cafe Coffee Grounds
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25
Crime-Themed Beauty Brands
Crime-Themed Beauty Brands
'Makeup a Murder' Offers a Grim Take on Popular Cosmetic Products
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24
Pizza-Inspired Eyeshadow Palettes
Pizza-Inspired Eyeshadow Palettes
The 'Tasty Pizza Palette' Shares Shades Like Saucy & Deep Dish
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23
Vegan CBD-Infused Skincare Products
Vegan CBD-Infused Skincare Products
CBD-Infused Skincare Line 'CBD Daily' Reduces Pain & Soreness
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22
Color-Changing Nail Polishes
Color-Changing Nail Polishes
Urban Outfitters' UO Mood Nail Polish Adapts to Temperature
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21
Celebratory Doll Cosmetics
Celebratory Doll Cosmetics
The 10-Piece PÜR X BARBIE Collection Marks the Doll's 60th Anniversary
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20
Ice Cream-Inspired Eyeshadows
Ice Cream-Inspired Eyeshadows
Halo Top & ColourPop Collaborated on an Ice Cream Makeup Collection
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19
Virtual Beauty Mirrors
Virtual Beauty Mirrors
Douglas' Interactive Beauty Mirror Lets Customers Virtually Try Products
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18
Celery Juice-Infused Face Masks
Celery Juice-Infused Face Masks
Apto Skincare's Product Hydrates and Nourishes the Face
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17
Influencer-Powered Beauty Platforms
Influencer-Powered Beauty Platforms
IL MAKIAGE's Platform Lets Users Get Inspired, Try Items & Buy
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16
Compact Solidified Male Perfumes
Compact Solidified Male Perfumes
Damn Handome's American Ale Solid Cologne is Pefect for Travel
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15
Thermal Nail Lacquers
Thermal Nail Lacquers
KBShimmer's Tri-Thermal Nail Polish is Sensitive to Cold and Heat
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14
Zero Waste Skincare
Zero Waste Skincare
Freedge Beauty Specializes in 100% Natural, Ultra-Fresh Skincare
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13
Peelable Bronzer Packaging
Peelable Bronzer Packaging
TOP's Bronzer Product Tube Feature Stickers That Reveal a Pale Color
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12
Superfood Skincare Moisturizers
Superfood Skincare Moisturizers
The Superfood + Vitamins Moisture Boost Packs Ginger, Beet & Kale
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11
Limited-Edition Beauty Brand Apparel
Limited-Edition Beauty Brand Apparel
'Glossiwear' is a New Line of Glossier Merch
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10
Ice Cream Eyeshadow Palettes
Ice Cream Eyeshadow Palettes
Eunique Beauty's La Gelateria Eye Shadow Palette is a Sweet Treat
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9
Snack-Sharing Beauty Pop-Ups
Snack-Sharing Beauty Pop-Ups
Treatwell and Poptata's Pop-Up Pairs Street Food & Manicures
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8
Stress Relief Skincare Buses
Stress Relief Skincare Buses
St. Ives' #NatureReset Reminds of Nature's Power to Relieve Stress
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7
Refillable Concealer Tubes
Refillable Concealer Tubes
Essentia Beauty's Eco-Friendly Makeup Packaging Boasts a Useful From
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6
Juice Box-Inspired Fragrances
Juice Box-Inspired Fragrances
Cosmopolitan's Eau de Juice Boasts Social Media-Friendly Packaging
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5
Soap-Based Toiletry Packaging
Soap-Based Toiletry Packaging
'Soapack' Vessels are Made with Vegetable Oil-Based Soap
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4
Portable Pop-Up Cosmetic Boxes
Portable Pop-Up Cosmetic Boxes
'The Traveler' Beauty Case from Beauty & the Box is Travel-Friendly
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3
Kombucha-Based Face Mists
Kombucha-Based Face Mists
Sweet Chef's K-Beauty Face Mist Hydrates with Ginger Kombucha
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2
Hair-Removing Leg Masks
Hair-Removing Leg Masks
Nair's 100% Natural Clay Leg Masks are Multitasking
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1
Experiential K-Beauty Pop-Ups
Experiential K-Beauty Pop-Ups
Soko Glam's Soko House Boasts a "Skincare Fitting Room"
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