The Beauty Edit: August


A round up of favorite beauty products from TCE team.

Oh August. I personally get super annoyed with August. It’s like summer is basically over, but it’s still super hot. So while I’m over clothes for the time being, I am NOT over skin care products. Every week, I seem to be falling more and more in love with skin and beauty products. So The Beauty Edit for this month is pretty serious;)

dana’s picks

Olehenriksen Truth Serum Alissa ensured me that I need a Vitamin C serum in my life, so I picked up this on a whim when I was in Sephora 2 weeks ago. I haven’t 100% seen a difference yet, but I do love the way it feels when it goes on. So I’ll report back.

Ouai Matte Pomade When I cut my hair, I knew I wanted it to be shorter, choppy, and messy. My stylist told me to get a wax for the ends of my hair. SUCH A GAME CHANGER.

Laneige Lip Sleeping Mask Guys. I have a super unfortunate problem. My lips are chapped all year round. Well, they used to be. Until I was introduced to this sleeping mask for your lips. It goes on super smooth and thick, and in the morning, my lips are ready for the day!

elle’s picks

Cetaphil Facial Cleanser I use this every morning and night to wash my face (make sure you buy the facial cleanser and not the skin one).  Don’t let a drugstore brand product fool you, this product is great. I was first introduced to it by my dermatologist when I was in high school and have been hooked. I have pretty sensitive skin so the facial cleanser is great because it has no scent and is so gentle on my skin!

Kiehl’s Shampoo and Conditioner I was introduced to Kiehl’s products by my gym, Equinox, and have recently fallen in love with their shampoo and conditioner. I’ve used Drybar and Pantene for years now but it does not help with the humidity. For some reason, Kiehl’s just does the trick!

keely’s picks

DevaCurl Melt Into Moisture If your hair is dry or damaged, you absolutely NEED this hair mask. I’ve been using it weekly for the past month and my hair has never felt softer. I even leave it in for a few hours when I’m cleaning. Talk about multitasking 😉

H2O+ Beauty Oasis Hydrating Treatment I heard a lot about this stuff for a long and the first time I tried it, I understood why. It’s a moisturizer that’s a gel consistency which makes it perfect to wear under makeup and it doesn’t lack on hydration. I love it so much that I completely used it up, down to the last drop!

IT Cosmetics CC Illumination Cream If you’re a #glowgetter like me, this is your next holy grail product. It leaves your skin looking flawless and radiant without being cakey, which is super important in the heat and humidity.


What are YOUR favorite beauty/skincare products from August??! Let us know!


do it for the ‘gram

  • Vacation style made easy thanks to the @anntaylor_nyc Rockefeller Center store👏🏻 I immediately was able to pick out looks from the new collection and was so excited to wear them in Nantucket😍 These linen pants helped me beat the summer heat and still looked put together for a dinner on the water🙌🏻 #partnership #myannstyle #thisisann
  • Two of the most beautiful things in the world: Iced coffee and hydrangeas🤣😉 (But you totally agree, no?)
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Q: WHAT’S YOUR GO TO COFFEE ORDER?! Let me know and I’ll pick one of your next coffee order’s to be on me😉🙌🏻☕️
  • Very into these Nantucket summer nights😍
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My entire look is linked in the @liketoknow.it app💫 My tube top comes in 13846271 colors and it’s .....wait for it.... $8!!!😳😱 http://liketk.it/2DmNN #liketkit #ltkunder50 #ltksalealert
  • Wheels up✈️ So ready for a long weekend in Nantucket🙌🏻 What’s your travel style? Typically I’m into the cozy looks, but since this is such a short flight, I decided to put on real pants🤣😌
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Shop my airport style by using the @liketoknow.it app💫 http://liketk.it/2DgP5 #liketkit #LTKtravel #LTKshoecrush #thechampagnetravels #LTKunder100 #LTKstyletip #nantucket #ACK
  • Flowy skirts paired with casual sweatshirts and sneaks? I’m v into this suddenly😍🙌🏻
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Shop this look using the @liketoknow.it app or by clicking the link in my bio💫 These sneakers are THE most comfortable ones I own because of the squishy insole🙌🏻 http://liketk.it/2DehZ #liketkit #ltkshoecrush
  • Some days I want to be super feminine, and other days I want to be cool AF like @aninebing 🤷🏻‍♀️ but that’s the beauty of fashion, right? You can wear what you want, when you want, and how you want👏🏻🙌🏻 // 📸 by @laurelcreative
  • #SWEEPSTAKES ALERT #ad I'm happy to be partnering with @degree for their #MadeToMove campaign to help inspire YOU to get out and move - whether it's a class, a walk outside, or running after your kids🤸🏻‍♀️🧘🏻‍♀️🏊🏻‍♀️🚴🏻‍♀️ Personally, spinning is the way I'm #MadeToMove. I know that as soon as I step out of a spin class, I'm moved both emotionally and physically😍 There's not much more I can ask for after a solid 45 minute class. Thankfully, I have my @Degree Dry Spray Antiperspirant to keep me feeling stainless, white-mark free, and fresh before, during, AND after class...because, post-class-brunch is necessary!😇😉
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To enter the sweepstakes, all you have to do is post a picture or video on Instagram showing off HOW YOU MOVE, and if you feature a Degree product or logo in your post, you’ll earn an extra entry!!! The first 25 people to enter will win two free Degree Dry Sprays and 100 people will have the chance to win a $50 @walgreens gift card! Make sure to tag @Degree, @Walgreens, and use the hashtags #Sweepstakes and #MadeToMove in your caption to be eligible. NO PURCH NEC. 50 US/DC 18+. Ends 7/31!  Rules: http://unileversweepsrules.com/madetomove/
  • Anddddd the countdown to my long weekend getaway is ON! Heading to a place that is KNOWN for the flowers behind me😉 Any guesses?!😈🌺⛵️
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