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Fall Beauty Products Better Than A Pumpkin Spice Latte

fall-beauty-products‘Tis the season for pumpkin spice lattes, but this delicious flavoring doesn’t just have to be in your Starbucks coffee. To completely indulge in the seasons gorgeous scents, we’ve compiled some of our favorite fall beauty products that incorporate all kinds of flavors. From cranberry, to honey and pumpkin, here are our favorite fall flavored beauty products. Not only do they provide gorgeous scents, but they also are full of nutrients to improve your beauty health.


WEN Fall Ginger Pumpkin Cleansing Conditioner 

This limited edition of cleansing conditioner combines not only pumpkin seed extract, but also vanilla with ginger root oil leaving you with a deliciously enticing smell. Not only does it smell amazing, but it has great benefits for your hair as a non-stripping cleanser that allows your hair to maintain their natural oils and moisture unlike many damaging shampoos.


Farmhouse Fresh Face Mask Pumpkin Puree

This face mask is blended with over 90% of ingredients from American farms. It will clean out your deepest pore and even out skin tones using natural and nutritious ingredients. Oh, and it smells like fall in a jar.


Revlon Parfumerie Scented Nail Enamel Autumn Spice 

A scented nail polish seems a bit questionable but the fragrance is so light, it gives just the perfect hint to your senses. Plus it delivers a gorgeous shiny brunette color that is a perfect color to rock during the fall season.


Epicuren Pumpkin Apple Spice Peel

This incredibly beneficial formula contains a combination of pumpkin enzymes, which has Vitamin A, and Malic Acid, which is derived from apples, creating a dual action peel. It not only dissolves dead skin cells, but also protects against free radical damages, leaving you with smoother, tighter skin. All thanks to typical fall seasonal staples.


Burt’s Bees Cranberry & Pomegranate Body Butter

We just love this fruity duo of the cranberry seeds and pomegranate oils blended in this body lotion. These combined with hydrating Cocoa and Jojoba butters give your skin a seriously silky smooth finish and smells yummy.

5 Favorites

I don't know where to start.  My whole regimen has taken a turn for the better lately and with each new launch and product mailing I'm falling in love all over again with the latest lotions and potions.  Allow me to present my five favorites of the moment.  You can thank me later!

Rodial Glam Balm Multi, $59, has been a staple in my bag.  I've been traveling a ton lately and this non-greasy balm is loaded with stem cells so it has plumping benefits and is super moisturizing.  You can use it as a day or night cream on your face for extra hydration, on your hands, cuticles, lips, elbows.  The options are endless.

StriVectin-AR Advanced Retinol Eye Treatment, $75, has my favorite anti-aging key word, retinol, as it's main ingredient.  My biggest paranoia lately has been fine lines on the sides of and underneath my eyes.  They make me look old and tired!  I trust StriVectin and the combination of Retinol and Niacin is a perfect blend to help diminish them quickly.

Laura Mercier Smooth Finish Foundation Powder, $45, offers lightweight coverage in a variety of shades.  I'm not one to wear foundation daily, but when I go on TV, it becomes my best friend.  Hello HD!  This powder blends seamlessly into my skin without feeling caky.  Plus, it's easy to carry around for last minute touch ups.

Toni & Guy Volume Plumping Mousse, $14.99, puts an end to the search.  The search for volume that is.  The famed UK brand just landed state side and after trying a variety of their products, I couldn't be happier.  Since my strands live for mousse, this is by far my favorite product in the line.  It's lightweight and not only offers volume, but it also gives bounce.  That's the difference.  Who doesn't want bounce?

 Gelish Mini Soak Off Gel Polish, $10 ea., come in a variety of fashion forward shades for fall.  My favorite being 'A Touch of Sass' and soak off easily without ruining your own nails.  Hey, a girl needs a gel mani every once in a while!

5 Favorites

This week some of my favorite new beauty product launches include a must-have compact (pictured above), my new staple fall nail polish color from NARS, the softest and most affordable makeup brushes ever and more.  Check them out!

Cargo Cosmetics Essential Lip Color in Bordeaux

This whole line of lip colors are nice and creamy so they don't settle into fine lines, are richly pigmented and have staying power like no other.  Bordeaux is my favorite because it's very New York and right on trend for fall.

Mark Great Finish Pressed Perfecting Powder

This pressed powder gets the job done without making my face look caky.  I use it on my T-zone to help mattify my skin and as a bonus, it also makes my pores look smaller.

NARS Nail Polish in Fury

As someone who exclusively wears  dark polish, I swear NARS created this deep purple with me in mind.  It has a nice punch to it, which makes it special.

La Prairie Anti-Aging Eye & Lip Perfection a Porter

This came in a mailing labeled "NYFW survival kit," amongst other necessities and will surely be used throughout the week!  The eye cream and lip balm duo come in a luxe, lightweight compact with nice sized mirrors, making it perfect for on-the-go.  Two essentials I now can't be without.

Makeup Forever Professional Brushes

Professional makeup artists brushes in every style (76 to be exact).  Made of synthetic fibers so they're affordable, you'd never know they weren't real.

5 Favorites

When Yes To Carrots expands their line, yet again, you know I'm writing about it. The new Yes To Body Washes, ($7.99 at drugstores) are rocking my shower experience.  Check out the other products that made the cut for my five favorites of the moment. 











Sephora + Pantone Universe Elemental Energy Eye Shadow Palette, $38 at Sephora 

This palette includes 16 shades in many different textures: creamy, semi-matte, glitter, and shimmer. The pigments are vivid and feel like velvet as you swipe them across your lids.









Chapstick Mixsticks, $2.99 at drugstores.

Two flavors, one stick.  Pretty awesome.
















Almay Longwear & Waterproof Gentle Eye Makeup Remover, $5.99 at Ulta & Almay Soothing & De-Puffing Gentle Eye Makeup Remover Pads, $5.99 at Ulta

Almay's eye makeup removers have always been a favorite of mine, and these two products recently replenished my stash.  Gentle and effective.

Goody QuickStyle Half Round Brush, $11.99 at Target

The microfibers in between the nylon bristles soak up water to help your hair dry quicker.

Kate Middleton's Favorite Beauty Products

I'll admit, like everyone else in the world, I have a bit of a girl crush on Kate Middleton.  Who doesn't want to be a princess?   I admire the way she stepped almost seamlessly into the role of royalty, yet is still very relateable.  In three days the world will be celebrating the first anniversary of the royal couple so I rounded up some of Kate's favorite beauty products.  Yes, she really uses these things, so I guess you can call them princess approved. Heaven Bee Venom Mask - given to Kate right after her engagement by the Duchess of Cornwall, Camilla, the claim is that it's a "natural alternative to Botox," but  like synthetic snake venom (which is common in skincare), the bee venom works to temporarily freeze facial muscles for immediate tightening and lifting.  Kate also had a Bee Venom Facial with Heaven Skin Care Founder, Deborah Mitchell right before her wedding.

NIVEA Pure and Natural Day Cream - throughout the year Kate was spotted at Boots on Kings Road in London purchasing this cream.  This shows the princess not only mixes highs and lows in fashion, but also with her beauty buys!

Bobbi Brown Cosmetics - right before her wedding she was seen purchasing the brand's eye and face makeup.  Remember, Kate did her own wedding makeup, and kept her look natural accentuating her features.  Bobbi Brown is known for helping you create the best version of yourself, which is perfect for brides.

Karin Herzog Skin Care - This UK brand is a cult favorite to many celebs.  The managing director for the brand, Julie Cichocki, clarified that Kate's a regular user of the Professional Cleanser, Vita-A-Kombi 1, Vita-A-Kombi 3 Spot Zapper and the Oxygen Face Cream.

Kerastase Treatments - Her long time hairdresser, Richard Ward, treats Kate's tresses with Kerastase Rituals, which are their in-salon treatments, but Kerastase deep conditioners are available for purchase and you can do your treatment at home.