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Summer Blockbusters


Summer Blockbusters

 

7 hot-ticket beauty items

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Flower Power Cool Shades Wax On Moroccan Delight  



 
Sun Soother Power Pads Your Best Defence  
 

Flower Power

Craving a lighter fragrance (along with patios and ice cream) this summer? Issey Miyake L’Eau d’Issey Summer Fragrance is a fresh remix of the original, complete with rose, lily of the valley and a dash of water mint. 100 mL, $72.

 
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Cool Shades

Make the most of your summer glow and catch the sunrise with Chanel Contraste Lumière Multi-Colour Palette-Lips and Eyes in Aquarelle, $59. This multi-functional compact has everything you need to create cool blue eyelids and kissable pink lips.

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Wax On

Bare what you dare with Nair Cire Divine No Strip Wax in Tahitian Gardenia, 400 g, $15.50. This microwavable at-home wax will leave your skin smooth – and fragrant – in no time.

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Moroccan Delight

Fake a tan or enhance the one you’ve got with Yves Saint Laurent Palette Mauresque for the Complexion, $82. The Moroccan-tile pattern of sparkly pink and mother-of-pearl highlighters weaved with Moorish hues is so pretty, you’ll want flaunt it as much as your glow.

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Sun Soother

Despite our best intentions, sometimes we fall short when it comes to applying sunscreen. Burt’s Bees Aloe & Linden Flower After Sun Soother, 177 mL, $15, with healing aloe and linden extract, a natural antioxidant, will help calm dry, sun-sensitive skin.

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Power Pads

Tackle ingrown hairs and prevent new ones with Bliss In Grown Hair Eliminating Peeling Pads, $46/50 pads. Each pad is soaked in hydroxy acids and antioxidant actives to alleviate the bumps you have while fending off would-be troublemakers.

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Your Best Defence

Don’t have a tanning butler (a cute pool hand hired at haute hotels to slather on your sunscreen)? Take matters into your own hands with Aveeno Sunblock Spray SPF 45, 160 mL, $15. The bottle’s innovative pump delivers a dose of broad-spectrum sunscreen even when held upside down.

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