When it comes to beauty new launches, we’re always looking for formulations, ingredients or innovations that bring something new to the market. Whether it is a magical matte lippie that’s smudge-free even in the face of a passionate smooch or an offbeat ingredient that was previously unheard of – we wanna know (and possibly try) them all. Such are the trials of beauty enthusiasts, and fortunately, the market doesn’t disappoint. From essentials to upgrade a tired skincare routine to facial tools that will enhance their effectiveness further, here are the most exciting beauty launches to add to the cart right now!
1. Ohria Ayurveda Rose and Pomegranate Jaggery Lipbalm
Say ‘buh-bye’ to dried, tired and chapped lips this exciting new formula. Infused with fresh ingredients such as pomegranate, rose extract, beeswax, almond oil, jaggery, kokum butter & pure cold-pressed oils, this lip balm offers lip repair, hydration, nourishment, and protection against dryness and darkening. FYI, jaggery, which is naturally infused with glycolic acid, will gently exfoliate your lips without irritating them!
2. Colorbar Miracle Glow
There’s always room for a primer in your makeup vanity, especially ones that have been formulated with skincare-loving ingredients. The formula is effortlessly blendable and helps cover up imperfections, minimises pores’ appearance, and lends a natural-looking, dewy radiance to your skin. Enriched with skincare actives from Switzerland, the formula adds an anti-ageing action to your skin as well.
Available on: Nykaa, Amazon
3. iS Clinical PerfecTint Powder SPF 40
Reapplying sunscreen throughout the day can get tricky – especially if you wear makeup or your skin is exposed to pollution on your daily commute. This powder SPF can be a handy solution for that – it can be easily brushed or dusted onto the skin! The zinc oxide-enriched formula also helps soak up excess oil in addition to keeping your skin protected from UV rays. It is available in five shades – ivory, cream, beige, bronze, and a deep tint.
Available on: Skinstore.in
4. Plum 3% Niacinamide Toner with Rice Water
Rice water in a toner? Sign us up, please! The beauty benefits of this centuries-old ingredient are multifold. From skin smoothening to blurring hyperpigmentation marks, this one is a winner. With an added dose of niacinamide (vitamin B3), this toner will help you achieve your skin goals by strengthening the skin barrier, offering pore-care and keeping your skin blemish-free.
Available on: Plumgoodness.com, Nykaa
5. Dermafique Age Defying BB Crème
Yet another makeup essential with added skincare benefits – this BB cream effectively camouflages uneven skin tone, blurs hyperpigmentation, and lets you achieve a ‘no-makeup makeup’ look with ease. The formula is infused with ingredients to boost the cellular activity of your skin; to add anti-ageing action to your daily makeup application.
Available on: Amazon, Nykaa
6. Faces Canada Comfy Matte Liquid Lipsticks
Offering a 10-hour long and comfy stay, these matte lippies will make your daily makeup application truly smudge-free. Infused with almond oil, these mattes feel comfortable and lightweight on the lips. They give maximum coverage in a single stroke and are transfer-proof. The range is available in 12 shades of pinks, corals, reds, browns and nudes.
7. Purplle Snail Mucin Instant Hydration Serum
FYI, the flawless ‘Glass Skin’ trend is unrealistic, but with the right products, you can definitely come quite close to that. And there is one name that is behind the rend going viral – snail mucin. Sounds bizarre, but the intensely hydrating, gel-like ingredient can instantly plump up your skin. Also, featuring cica, the calming ingredient people with sensitive skin types swear by, this serum will envelop your skin with love and care all day long.
Available on: Purplle.com
8. Kumkumadi Tailam Face Serum Blue Nectar
Kumkumad (saffron) has been known in Ayurveda for its antiseptic and antibacterial properties, making this oil-based serum suitable for healing wounds, cuts, and scars. The formula is natural and prepared with Ayurvedic herbs that add complete skincare solutions to your daily routine.
Available on: Nykaa, Amazon
9. Just Herbs Kansa Gua-Sha
Unlike a jade or rose quartz, a Kansa facial tool offers the benefit of staying cool throughout your facial message. Kansa – an alloy of copper and tin – targets puffy, dull and tired skin. It works by elevating the oxygen level of your skin and expelling toxins from it. A popular Ayurvedic massage tool, Kansa is known for offering skin vitalisation due to its alkaline properties, which balance the skin’s pH level. The healing properties and help soothe it in the process.
Available on: Nykaa
10. SUGAR Lip Zip Matte Topper
A keeper for your lippies, this innovative formula mattifies and locks in the pigments to double up its staying power. It is lightweight, transfer-proof liquid-based and vegan. While quick-drying and matte, the formula doesn’t feel flaky on your lips. The toppers come in an easy-to-use pen-line like the packaging. It’s time to apply the glossy satins and creamy lipsticks without worrying about staining your masks!
Available on: Nykaa
11. CIEL Moisturining Yogurts
CIEL, known for its all-vegan products, is now delighting us with a range of body yoghurts that repair, hydrate, and moisturise the skin from within. The range comprises gel-based creams named Very Berry Body Yogurt and Super Shea Body Yogurt. They are enriched with the goodness of berry extracts, shea, cocoa butter, and hyaluronic acid. Both the products are suitable for all skin types and can be used all around the year due to their non-greasy texture.
Available on: Nykaa, Amazon, Flipkart, Purplle, and Snapdeal