It’s easier than it might look. And harder, because it’s 100% about great skin, and the confidence to show off that skin. To get yourself in the mood—and mood has a great to do with French-girl beauty in general—consider the incredibly fast, fun, smart read that is How to Be Parisian Wherever You Are by Caroline de Maigret. You’ll devour it in something like a half hour but it will alter your perspective, you’ll feel sexier, more relaxed, and significantly more confident when you’re done. It, unlike the following, is not a step-by-step. It is an attitude adjustment. The following should work, however, attitude or non: Beauty style makeup.
Step 1: Skincare
From a brilliant oil and an amazing cleanser to a glow-inducing mask and daily SPF. Put all your effort into amazing skin. (See: Cleansers, See: Face Oils).
goop by Juice Beauty Enriching Face Oilgoop, $110
This nourishing, potent miracle oil sinks instantly into skin and starts to work. Made with a pure blend of organic oils, it leaves skin remarkably supple, soft, and glowing. It turbo-charges any moisturizer, but also hydrates beautifully on its own. It can even be patted on over makeup for a midday pick-me-up. The Enriching Face Oil is formulated with USDA-certified organic ingredients and contains approximately 99% total organic content.
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goop by Juice Beauty Exfoliating Instant Facialgoop, $125
The Exfoliating Instant Facial instantly brightens and softens skin to reveal a glowing, smoother-looking complexion. Natural alpha and beta hydroxy acids sweep away dead skin cells, and plant-based cellulose beads exfoliate further, while releasing soothing vitamin B5, leaving skin supple, soft, and utterly revitalized. The Exfoliating Instant Facial is formulated with USDA-certified organic ingredients and contains approximately 86% total organic content.
Tata Harper Nourishing Oil Cleanser goop, $68
Smooth this luxe, incredibly effective cleanser on, splash with water, and it will then sweep away every trace of makeup, leaving your skin smooth and incredibly soft. It’s packed with nourishing, all-natural oils, the gorgeous glass bottle looks incredible on any bathroom sink or vanity, and the pump makes it so you get every last drop. For the most moisturizing treatment, use it on dry skin, for the ultimate clean, use it on wet skin.
Ursa Major Force Field Daily Defense Lotion with SPF 18 goop, $54
This lightweight, ultra-hydrating all-mineral SPF 18 blends in so beautifully it’,s truly unbelievable. Unscented and packed with skin-perfecting vitamins, it treats your skin while leaving it smooth and protected. Sinks into skin in seconds, feels incredible–,this lotion is seriously the ultimate (easy) daily anti-ager.
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