THE LN TEAM’s TOP BEAUTY BUYS FOR SEPTEMBER
The LUX LIST is back! And, now that we are well into a new season, there’s a stash of beauty products waiting to find their way to your bathroom shelf. With a myriad of exciting skincare, haircare, fragrances, and makeup products launching this month we’ve rounded up the best beauty buys worth splurging on this month. From Trinny London’s new peptide serum, Grown Alchemist’s body exfoliant Lancôme’s first serum-infused mascara and Elle McPherson’s favourite supplement from WelleCo, these are 17 best beauty buys for September that you should add to your shopping cart and beauty routine this month.
Trinny London Plump Up Peptide+ HA Serum 30ml
The latest product from Trinny London’s skincare range has been developed to bring bounce and plumpness back to your skin. The peptide+ HA serum helps shake up your skin’s collagen and elastin production to plump skin and reduce the appearance of fine lines. Hyaluronic acid provides intense hydration, quenching skin’s thirst and restoring bounce. Working in tandem, these ingredients are the skincare equivalent of restoring pillowy fullness to a well-worn cushion. This is the ultimate miracle worker for plump, hydrated skin…
JAMES Cosmetics Brighten & Firm Advanced Eye Mask
The Brighten & Firm Advanced Eye Mask contains one of the world’s most potent natural forms of Vitamin C, via Australian Native Kakadu Plum, which helps to brighten the under eye, boost collagen production, and firm fine lines and wrinkles. Each set of cotton eye masks arrived in new sachet packaging, defined to uphold the integrity of the highly potent formulation. These eye masks come in a set of 5.
Lancôme Hypnôse Le 8 Mascara
Achieve full-bodied plush lashes with instant sculptural volume with Lancôme’s first serum-infused mascara which claims to rebuild lashes over time. The mascara is powered by 8 amino acids for stronger, denser-looking lashes in 4 weeks. It’s the brand’s first recyclable mascara and is made with a glass bottle and vegetal brush fibres.
Aspect™ Retinol LGS +
Level up with Aspect™ Retinol LGS+ a powerful, highly active multifunctional Vitamin A that delivers radical benefits to ageing and sun-damaged skin. Developed specifically for those who are looking to bolster their current retinol usage, Retinol LGS+ is an age defying treatment that offers superior exfoliating benefits to dull, ageing, uneven and problematic skin.
RRP $79.00, 15g / NZD RRP $89.00,
Electric ºC-5 VOLUME LIQUID MIST
Want to add volume to your hair without weighing it down? Look no further, this advanced amplifying formula delivers long-lasting volume and infuses fine hair with brilliant shine. To prep hair for styling spray liberally on slightly damp hair paying attention to the roots, comb, blow-dry and style as desired. To refresh volume on non-shampoo days simply spray onto dry hair, comb and re-style. The formula is great to use on the mid-length and ends as a finishing or texturising product when the hair is dry.
Mavala’s toxic-free, cruelty-free, worry-free mini nail polishes allow nails to breathe naturally, allowing you to wear nail polish all the time, without the fear of damaging your nails. The new shade ‘LONDON’ adds an instant wow-factor to your nails this month.
Caudalie’s Anti-Aging Cream Moisturizer Premier Cru
Premier Cru Anti-Aging Cream Moisturizer is a luxurious, moisturising, skin-firming cream that claims to visibly reduce deep wrinkles. The formula targets the 8 signs of aging with the New Patented TET8™ Technology Caudalie x Harvard University FR21/04931, which is powered by Hyaluronic Acid and Viniferine.
OLE HENRIKSEN Banana Bright+ Eye Crème
The famous skincare brand has sought new advances in vitamin C technology and updated the formula to help deliver better AND brighter results. The new vegan and fragrance-free formula is made with 3 powerhouse forms of vitamin C, including a highly stable vitamin C complex with REAL gold for enhanced brightening and elasticity. Banana Bright+ Eye Crème is your new go-to, all-in-one brightening eye cream.
Grown Alchemist’s Smoothing Body Exfoliant
This soothing, moisturizing body scrub features Kaolin Clay, Peppermint, and Bergamot to cleanse, exfoliate and purify while a blend of bioactive botanical oils hydrate and soothe the skin, including the super-hydrating Inca Inchi Seed Oil and Horse Chestnut Extract which is known for calming inflammation and may even help boost the natural production of Hyaluronic Acid.
Flora+ Skin Probiotics
Nourish your skin and keep it feeling healthy with Flora+ Skin Probiotics. Formulated with a specialised blend of probiotic strains that are known to help care for and protect your skin against daily stressors. Suitable for most skin types and contains no silicones or parabens. It’s easy to use and is made with Australian tea tree.
IGK Pay Day Instant Repair Shampoo, 236ml
A clinically-proven repair shampoo that significantly reduces breakage. The nourishing formula features biomimetic bond-building technology to gently cleanse, deeply moisturize, soften, and restore damaged hair.
Viktor&Rolf GOOD FORTUNE 90ml
A fragrance born out of modern spirituality and a new age of prosperous femininity, GOOD FORTUNE took perfumers Anne Flip and Nicolas Beaulieu ten years – and more than 3,500 trials to perfect. The result is a unique and never-seen-before signature, a Viktor&Rolf exclusive co-distillate of fennel and gentian flower as the scent’s top notes and ethically sourced creamy vanilla from Madagascar as the base notes.
Aede Power Activist
A vegan supplement formulated with Biota Orientalis (a botanical ingredient used in Chinese medicine) to increase hair growth, Iodine for healthy thyroid function, and Saw Palmetto to help maintain hormonal health, it specifically targets hair loss brought about by hormonal imbalances and acute stress. Aede recommends Power Activist for hormonal or stress-related hair loss, as well as for anyone who prefers a vegan supplement.
Oribe Gold Lust Repair & Restore Conditioner, 200ml
Gold Lust Repair & Restore Conditioner blends time-honoured oils and extracts with Oribe’s revolutionary Bio-Restorative Complex, for an ultra-hydrating conditioner that softens, revitalises and smoothes each cuticle to undo the damage of time. The formula defends hair from oxidative stress, photoaging, and keratin deterioration, while Mediterranean Cypress Extract, Argan Oil, and a strengthening Protein blend repair damage, control frizz, and adds shine and moisturise.
WelleCo The Immune Elixir
Designed to provide pre-emptive and reactive support, The Immune Elixir helps you to feel well and stay well, whatever the weather. The revolutionary vegan capsules are your new immune system go-to with a proven blend of zinc, natural vitamin C, astragalus, olive leaf, elderberry and reishi mushroom. Plant-based nourishment for you to thrive all year round!
Eminence Organic Skin Care Bamboo Firming Fluid Concentrate 35ml
This collagen-boosting cream gel concentrate is an International favourite! The strengthening agents of bamboo and coconut deeply hydrate, while a Natural Retinol Alternative and Swiss Green Apple Stem Cells smooth the appearance of wrinkles and delay the visible signs of ageing.