This month’s new and noteworthy must-haves.
I NEVER CALLED HER ‘GRANDMA’; SHE WAS ALWAYS ‘ESTÉE’ TO ME. NO MATTER HOW BUSY SHE WAS, SHE NEVER LEFT THE HOUSE WITHOUT PERFECT HAIR AND MAKEUP. HER MOTTO WAS ‘BEAUTY IS THE BEST WAY TO BOOST SELF-ESTEEM.’
– Aerin Lauder on her grandmother’s influence. Aerin Rose de Grasse Eau de Parfum Spray ($205 for 50 mL)
Kiehl’s LimitedEdition Creamy Eye Treatment with Avocado ($57), a wildly rich, fragrance-free eye cream brimming with shea butter and avocado oil. One-hundred percent of the net profits from the sale of this eye cream go to the Canadian Wildlife Federation in support of the Atlantic puffin.
Love the barefaced look but not your dark circles? There’s a product for that. Enter the “nude but better” motto of Toronto-based beauty brand Nudestix (created by the Frankel sisters—Ally, 15, and Taylor, 18) and its line of “Crayola meets Chanel” concealers, shadows, liners and lip-and-cheek pencils and pens. From top: Nudestix Lip + Cheek Pencil in Whisper and Ripe; Nudestix Eye Pencil in Burnish; Nudestix Concealer Pencil in Light 1; Nudestix Eye Pencil in Stardust ($28 each). For details, see Shopping Guide.
Burt’s Bees Lip Colour and Lip Care products are loaded with natural ingredients. For your chance to win one of 10 prize packs, valued at $50 each, visit ELLECanada.com/contests.