Monday seems more ancient than the Backstreet Boys' debut album yet the weekend is light-years away. To help you beat the mid-week blues, we’re spotlighting the beauty goods that are helping us get through the week with our skin, style, and sanity intact. Happy hump day!
Putting together a dream team collection of eye shadows is a lofty pursuit. Thankfully, Coastal Scents® has done a little streamlining, creating this bevy of go-with-anything nude and metallic hues in one convenient palette. PS: it also comes with three specialized brushes to help you perfect your look.
If your schedule is as jam-packed as ours, you probably haven’t enjoyed a spa day since George W. Bush was in office. To give our skin a little R&R, we turn to this rejuvenating, spa-inspired kit. This duo comes with incredi-‘peel’ cleansing pads and an oil-free face wash. Translation: everything you need to get zenned out skin in a hurry.
Instantly up your cool factor with this sleek and stripe-y weekend bag. New from designer Kate Spade, this cotton canvas carryall boasts a zippered footwear compartment to keep clothes free of icky shoe gunk, a removable interior cell-phone pouch, and two drawstring pockets that make staying organized a snap, even on the go.
Calling all heat styling addicts! Meet Number 4’s Super Comb Prep & Protect. This extra hydrating leave-in conditioning mist doesn’t just protect hair from heat damage; it also doubles as a color protector and UV shield. The sulfate-free formula sinks in quickly and has a pretty floral scent thanks to white freesia, amber, and musk.
Who doesn’t want a shorter morning routine? This professional-grade tool has major power, despite its compact size, and cuts drying time in half. After all, less blow-dry time means more snooze time—always a good thing.