Beauty doesn't get better than this this Black Friday. Cult beauty has products you'll want to covet this autumn/winter. Gone are the days where we need to stick with one beauty favourite, say hello to multiple brand loyalty.
Below are our picks – from Insta-favourite brands such as Charlotte Tilbury and Huda Beauty to insta-worthy organic, vegan and cruetly-free brands such as May Lindstrom and Mabel and Meg. You won't find drug store brands here, but we promise, you'll find so much better.
OUAI Haircare – Morning After Kit
A Instgram favouite, loved by You-Tubers, and now you can get your hands on OUAI's best hair care heroes in a try before-you-buy-the full-size pack. Look prim and proper after a night out – Ouai’s Dry Shampoo Foam will refresh last night's grease and oil and leave your mane feeling soft and touchable. Use the sleekening Finishing Crème to finish your transformation. The only thing you'll leave behind is a trail of heavenly-scents such as rose, lychee and white musk. #needinmylife
Leahlani Skincare – Honey Love 3-in-1
Buh-bye dryness and breakouts. Say ‘aloha’ to a radiant complexion. This potent blend of raw honey, organic wildcrafted magui berry fruit, tropical hibiscus and anti-infammatory noni fruit can be used a cleanser, exfoliator and a mask. Especially great for oily and combination skin, this 3-in-1 Hawaiian elixir will change the appearance of your skin for the better.
Pure Konjac Puff sponge with French Pink Clay (Vegan Approved)
The pink Konjac puff is suited to skins that are super sensitive, perfect for kick-starting lack-lustre complexions this November. The sponge will help soothe and norish and at the same time will remove dirt and impurities.We've tested this one ourselves and we can safely say it works like a charm. Use gently in circular motions with your regular cleanser for a deep, spa-feel clean.
MOA – Magic Organic Apothecary – Fortifying Green Bath Potion
Another natural product that is free from parapens fragrance, alcohols and lanolin, and a bonus, it's not tested on animals. The botanical oils in this bath potion will help to hydrate and replenish your skin and the natural earthy fragrances will help you forget that the madness of summer is over and that autumn is all about R&R.
Therapie – Discovery Kit
The Therapie discovery kit contains everything you need to feed your mind. body and soul. Pamper yourself with the Boost Hair & Body Wash, the Equilibrium Bath & Shower Essence, the Himalayan Detox Salts, the Cherish Skin Repair Serum, and Restore Aura Spray. Sounds like a winner to us!
Tata Harper – The Luminous Glow Collection (Vegan Approved)
Fresh from a farm in Vermont, Tata Harper’s Glow Collection is a curation of radiance-boosting skin saviours that refine the skin’s texture. A gorgeous treat for yourself or a beautiful stocking filler. This cute collection includes: The Regenerating Cleanser; an everyday resurfacing and clarifying formula that dissolves dulling dead cells and eliminates pore-clogging dirt and debris. The Illuminating Eye Crème, Illuminating Moisturiser boasts diamond dust and line-lessening hyaluronic acid to diminish wrinkles. The Resurfacing Mask, to use once or twice a week to keep skin glowing.
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May Lindstrom -The Jasmine Garden Spray (Vegan Approved)
The epitome of organic luxury in a bottle. This fresh and delicate scent of white jasmine will romance your spirit as the mist showers your skin with anti-oxidants in the form of lush botanical droplets. Keep this by your desk, by your bedside or on-flight for a burst of hydration and instant skin conditioning.
Mabel and Meg – Luminixir Serum (Vegan Approved)
A burst of vitamin C and hyaluronic acid, Mabel + Meg’s Lumilixir Serum is a skin must-have. Apply after cleansing to achieve a flawless canvas ready for make up. You can wear under foundation or go au-natural. We've personally tested this one and love it, we recommend it for acne-prone skin tones as it's completely oil-free.
Zoeva – Opulance Vegan Brush Set (Vegan Approved)
The Opulence Vegan Brush Set contains 10 eye and cheek brushes. The kit includes a Buffer, Face Shaper, Petit Fan brush, Concealer brush, Petit Eye Blender, Cream Shader, Wing Liner and Lip Liner. Each brush features a chic burgundy handle and black ferrule.
Youth To The People – Cleanser + Cream Youth Duo Mini (Vegan Approved)
The perfect gift or travel companion, Youth to the People’s Cleanser + Cream Youth Duo Mini removes dirt and make up with ease, leaving skin refreshed and delivers moisture to thirsty skin. Bursting with gorgeous greens (such as kale, spinach and green tea), this mini set is rich in antioxidants, 100% vegan, never tested on animals and comes in 100% recyclable packaging.
RMS Beauty – Vintage Cake Liner (Vegan Approved)
This deep black shade brightens eyes, gliding on smoothly thanks to conditioning coconut and jojoba seed oil which helps to nourish the delicate eye area. 100% vegan.
The Ordinary – Serum Foundation (Vegan Approved)
These pigments in this foundation are made to look natural on the skin. The formula won't settle within fine lines and is made to provide longer coverage. The foundation comes in 21 shades which are divided into three categories: 1 for fair to lighter tones, 2 for medium tones; and 3 for darker tones. The serum foundation is oil-free, alcohol-free, nut-free, gluten-free, soy-free and vegan.
O.R.G Skincare – Mineral Peel Body
Dare to go bare this party season with this ultra-gentle exfoliator that dissolves the ‘glue’ that binds dead cells and debris to skin’s surface – revealing enviably smooth, blemish-free limbs that exude youthful health and vitality. Perfect ahead of waxing, shaving or tanning.
Alpha – H – Liquid Gold
This powerful overnight ‘serum' is a bestselling, multiple award-winning Liquid Gold which looks more like a toner. Liquid Gold revitalises dulled, ageing skin whilst gradually lessening the visibility of fine lines, wrinkles, enlarged pores, blackheads, blemishes, pigmentation, scarring and redness.
Sunday Riley – C.E.O Antioxidant Protect + Repair Moisturiser
Scientifically advanced and luxuriously hydrating, Sunday Riley’s C.E.O. antiOXIDANT Protect + Repair Moisturizer provides fast-absorbing moisturisation without a hint of greasiness – protecting during the day and repairing all night long.
Huda Beauty – Giselle Lashes #1
Made from synthetic fibres and completely cruelty-free, Huda Beauty’s false eyelashes can be re-used up to 12 times (depending on care), to dramatically enhance your eyes.
Charlotte Tilbury – Matte Revolution
Create the illusion of luminous, bigger lips with Charlotte Tibury's matte lipsticks. Orchid extract softens, protects and hydrates lips for younger-looking, healthy lips.
Reverie – MILK Anti-Frizz Leave-In Nourishing Treatment
Handcrafted in California, MILK is made with organic ingredients and essential oils to strengthen hair and protect and nourish your scalp. REVERIE’s MILK Leave-In Nourishing Treatment is the perfect anti-frizz during the winter months and the earthiness of sandalwood and bergamot will soothe your senses as well as your head.
Huda Beauty – Warm Brown Obsessions Palette
This gorgeous palette consists of nine versatile eye shadows – Dress your eyes with metalic copper hues, rich burgundy reds and creamy beige mattes.
Kypris – Beauty Elixir I : 1000 Roses
Kypris' Beauty Elixir I is made from 1,000 organic Bulgarian roses and takes hydration to a whole new level. Formulated with holistic principles at the heart, this plethora of botanical extracts will help diminish the signs of premature aging and help restore a silky rose-petal complexion.
FARSÁLI – Unicorn Essence
Another Instagram favourite and we can see why, it's super pretty! This oil-free formula helps to protect the skin from free radical damage. Unicorn Essence is a combination of açai berry, goji berry, elderberry and blueberry extracts, which are all high in brightening vitamin C. Apply to cheekbones, mix with foundation or liquid highlights to achieve that insta-worthy dewy, glow – no filter needed!
Charlotte Tilbury – Unisex Healthy Glow
Charlotte Tilbury's Healthy Glow is suitable for men and women. It contains a combination of moisture regulating ingredients that mimic bouncy lipids in your skin Call it summer in a bottle and don't go without it.
BECCA x Jaclyn Hill Shimmering Skin Perfector Pressed – Champagne Pop
Illuminate your complexion with a soft, pearlized glow. In this limited edition, BECCA has teamed up with YouTube makeup artist Jaclyn Hill to create Champagne Pop: a mix of soft white gold with blush undertones – sounds like Christmas party highlighter to us!
Dr. LEVY Switzerland – 3 Deep Cell Renewal Micro-Resurfacing Cleanser
Dr. LEVY Switzerland’s 3 Deep Cell Renewal Micro-Resurfacing Cleanser provides gentle cleansing, intensive micro-resurfacing and acts as a skin-renewing ‘Fast-Mask’ to ‘re-boot’ lacklustre complexions. Lose the grime, pollutants and bacteria and show off your natural radiance.
Indie Lee – Clearing Mask
Eco-chic beauty from Indie Lee. This all-natural mask is a must have for eco-beauty fans. The mask helps remove dirt from clogged pores and helps detox and refresh the outer layer of skin with glycolic acid, gently exfoliating and removing dead skin cells. Indie Lee shares her personal story behinf the brand here.
Jouer Cosmetics – Powder Highlighter – Rose Gold Collection
Glow like a goddess with this beautiful rose gold highlighter. The ultra-fine pearls and luminescent pigments create the ultimate, “lit-from-within” glow. Super pigmented for a long-lasting radiant finish.
Laura Geller – Filter Corrector Colour Perfecting Balm
Banish dark circles during the day with this trio of colour pefecting balms. Everyone wants a gorgeous buttery glow amd it's easier to achieve with the help of this beauty pro. Dab away redness with the Green shade, blend away dull skin with illuminating Blue, and correct dark circles with the Peach shade.
Pixi – Glow Tonic
SILKE London – The SILKE Hair Wrap – The Isla
SILKE London’s The Silk Hair Wrap is a pure silk slip-on, designed to condition and protect your hair from the friction that takes place while you’re sleeping. Wear nightly to condition your hair with the nourishing amino acids that occur in the process.
Bella Freud – Signature Candle (Incense Wood & Oud)
Fill your space with the fragrance of Morocco. The scent is a marriage of Cedar Wood, Amber and Myrrh to create an exotic ambiance. A perfect sister-to-sister stocking filler.
NYX Professional Makeup – Matte Lipstick
Anastasia Beverly Hills – Brow Wiz
Laura Geller – Quench-n-Tint Hydrating Foundation
Living Proof – Restore Mask Treatment
A deep conditioning treatment for dry, damaged hair. Powered by Living Proof's patented Healthy Hair Molecule (OFPMA), the Restore System to help restore damaged hair cuticles, restore moisture level, repels dirt so you can shampoo less often and the fomula helps to protect from future damage.
Loved by fashion and beauty You Tuber, Ashley Brooke.
The Beauty Chef – Glow Inner Beauty Powder
GLOW helps synthesise collagen in the skin and supports digestive health. It contains 24 carefully selected ingredients, is rich in anti-oxidants, vitamins, minerals, essential fatty acids, amino acids and pre and probiotics, making it a powerhouse of nutrients in just a 5g spoonful. Ingredients including organic Maqui berry, buckwheat, millet, alfalfa seeds, quinoa, chia, pepitas, sunflower seeds, chickpeas, lentils, mung beans, rice, linseeds, green tea, ginger, turmeric and more. No nasties such as artificial colourings, flavourings or preservative. Lactose, dairy and sugar free.