Beauty brands from all over the world came together this July for the annual Cosmoprof North America beauty exhibition in Las Vegas. The show is an opportunity for buyers and brands to meet in an effort to get new and innovative products on store shelves. Select brands also got the chance to audition to be the next products you see on shopping networks like QVC and HSN. At the ‘Boutique’ attendees had the opportunity to pick up samples from many of the emerging beauty brands on the floor.
Lace Your Face by Dermovia
The worst part about a treatment mask is cleaning it off. That inconvenience has given birth to the latest trend, the paper or fabric treatment mask. Dermovia has a line of masks that go the extra mile, attaching around your ears and under the chin for extra firming. The masks come in nine varieties and can be used more than once, $15 for a single of $55 for four at dermovia.com.
At one point or another, every woman with long hair has needed something to secure their hair. Invisibobble is a new hair “tie” that resembles a phone cord and promises to secure hair without damage and without leaving a kink in your hair. They come in a variety of different colors, in a box of three. Get them for $8 at Urban Outfitters or in the July Allure Beauty Box.
Derma e Microdermabrasion Scrub
Microdermabrasion is one of the key treatments to keep skin looking younger by diminishing the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and acne scars. Derma e’s is made with lime and lemon peels, grapeseed, Vitamin E and is 100% vegan, cruelty-free, paraben-free, sulfate-free, mineral oil-free, lanolin-free. It also smells amazing, $32.50 at dermae.com. New to the brand? Get ten samples for just $4.95 including shipping.
Spongelle Body Wash Buffer in Coconut Verbena
Shampoo, conditioner, shower gel, all of these items take up space in your shower. This body buffer by Spongelle is a buffing sponge and body wash, all in one. Olive oil and toning extracts clean and moisturize and the sponge exfoliates. Each sponge can be used 14 or more times and it also has a handy hanging ribbon.Spongelle comes in five varieties, $12 each at spongelle.com.
Clarisea Rapid Detox Charcoal Exfoliant
An emerging trend in beauty is customization. Add water or your favorite cleanser to this powder to make detoxifying mask. The mask’s charcoal absorbs dirt and excess oil, almond flour brightens and sea salts exfoliate, $18 at clarisea.com.
Royal Apothic Hand Creme
These hand creams have gained a cult following because of their simplicity. Made with shea butter and safflower oil, they perfectly hydrate and have a light, pleasing scent, $10 at royalapothic.com.