I am a beauty journalist and here are my 20 favorites for back to school 2023

I am a beauty journalist and here are my 20 favorites for back to school 2023

After sunscreen and sunkissed beauty treatments; brands unveil their new back-to-school products. On the program, moisturizing treatments, balancing oils and makeup that further highlights our tanned complexions.

Latte make-up, cloud skin, 90s lip or even soft goth look; there is something for everyone for this 2023 school year. The editorial team reveals its 20 beauty favorites.

Skinimalism with Aiva

“Skinimalism” is the essence of the Aiva brand, which advocates a return to basics: “less is more”. With a simple and effective beauty routine Aiva offers 2 multi-use products: The Oil and The Cream, two treatments with an ultra-clean organic composition, with a short formulation and natural ingredients recognized for their performance, such as wild Arctic berries. . The editors fell in love with The Oil, a luxurious protective and nourishing oil composed of 4 oils with wonderful active ingredients which cleanses, nourishes and hydrates the skin. This vegan oil is the number 1 ally of winter to fight against the cold. Used according to the needs of the skin, it can be applied to the face, body or hair. It removes makeup deeply. Apply in the shower The Oil deeply nourishes and leaves a film that protects the skin against external aggression. Available at https://www.paulettestore.com

Italian class with Valentino Beauty

This new versatile matte liquid color adapts equally well to casual and extravagant makeup looks, on the lips and/or cheeks. Comfortable and light, the Liquirosso reveals an intense, buildable color for a blurred matte finish, providing an airy second skin sensation, without a plaster or dry effect. Composed of peony flower extract, volatile oils, spherical fillers, it provides comfort and a feeling of hydration for 12 hours. Available in 12 shades.

A unified and firmed face with RoC®

The promise of the new UNIFIER + LIFTER range from RoC®? A unified and firmed face day and night. SPF30 Daily Moisturizer, Eye Cream and Night Cream, these three multi-action products visibly even out the complexion, target spots and lift the face during the day and night thanks to improved and clinically proven formulas. The formulation of this range is based on a unique combination of ingredients, acting on 2 pigmentation pathways:

  • NIACINAMIDE, which helps regulate melanin production in melanocytes
  • HEXYL-RESORCINOL ROC® COMPLEX™, which helps limit the transfer of melanin from melanocytes to the upper layers of the epidermis

Three treatments for a complete routine from the start of the school year!

A hair repair ritual by Franck Provost

Ideal for very dry and damaged hair, this range nourishes, repairs, strengthens and regenerates the hair fiber weakened by external factors such as UV, pollution or excessive use of styling appliances. The key ingredients:

  • Prickly pear oil intensely nourishes and repairs very dry and damaged hair thanks to its high concentration of essential fatty acids.
  • Glycolic acid regenerates and strengthens the hair fiber by penetrating into its heart: it attaches to the keratin, protects against breakage and prevents the formation of split ends. Also improves the appearance of hair by making it shiny and silky.

And always vegan formulas, composed of at least 90% ingredients of natural origin, sulfate-free and silicone-free, in eco-responsible packaging.

Available in Franck Provost salons

Regenerated and sublimated hair with Gliss from Schwarzkopf

For the 2023 school year, Schwarzkopf is offering a range of express repair treatments for all those looking for excellent care combined with time savings. Hairdryers, styling, repeated coloring, straightening, sun exposure… so many stresses that can damage the hair fiber. Also, a tailor-made treatment procedure is essential to boost damaged, weakened hair. Between stressful lives and busy days, women dream of effective techniques with rapid results at home. In distress ? To repair damaged fiber on the lengths and ends, this treatment is the right ally. It acts like a zipper. Its ionic complex formula helps seal keratin and nourishing grape peon oil. Result ? the damaged hair fiber is permanently repaired by sealing the split ends. Flexibility and shine; all in 7 seconds!

Soothed skin with Les Petits Bains de Provence

The sunny days are coming to an end and bring with them the freshness of autumn and the cold of winter. Two seasons that make life difficult for the skin. Torn and uncomfortable, she needs nutrition and comfort. To soothe, protect the skin from drying out and nourish it, Les Petits Bains de Provence offers a moisturizing body milk with Aloe Vera and Shea Butter. A body treatment that deeply hydrates the skin thanks to aloe vera and provides intense nutrition thanks to the shea butter and olive oil it contains. The skin is soft, hydrated, and delicately scented. Recognized since Antiquity for its multiple virtues, Aloe Vera is today one of the key ingredients of organic cosmetics. A succulent plant with an exceptional water content (98%), it contains minerals and vitamins with beneficial effects for the skin. It has anti-aging and astringent properties, promotes cell renewal, smoothes skin texture, regenerates and deeply hydrates the epidermis. Aloe Vera also has protective and healing benefits, which is why it is ideal for dry and dehydrated skin.

Product available in partner pharmacies and parapharmacies & on the website lamalleautreor.com

A natural deodorant with Respire

Respire’s 48-hour effective Certified Organic solid deodorant is the result of 18 months of research and development in a French laboratory. It is the most advanced natural deodorant on the market: 48-hour effectiveness approved by an independent laboratory, a completely clean formula with ingredients of 100% natural origin, certified organic and vegan, zero plastic packaging in recyclable cardboard and production French. The range now includes 6 fragrances: cotton flower for a floral note, monoï sweetness for a sunny touch, pomegranate for a fruity desire, white peach for a velvety note, peony rose for a floral and elegant note, and eucalyptus mint for a feeling of freshness and intense tone.

An initiatory journey in search of beauty with Lancôme

For the start of the 2023 school year, Lancôme presents a unique collaboration with Le Louvre. The meeting of two French institutions: the Louvre, the most famous museum in the world, and Lancôme, the world’s leading French beauty brand, draws on history to look to the future. This encounter takes the form of an initiatory journey in search of beauty, through centuries of art history brought together at the Louvre. A true universal museum, it brings together different cultures that have shaped the identity of each individual, and helps us understand how beauty takes shape. Lancôme x Louvre is a collaboration that invites us to continue the fruitful dialogue between art and beauty through the stories of women who echo today, beyond eras, geographies and cultures, in our modern world .

Discover the Six special editions, sculptural with a white on black marbled pattern. Each celebrates a female deity.

An immediate boost with Bourjois

Bourjois has found the Parisian secret to healthy, glowing skin! The new Healthy Mix Serum Foundation is Bourjois’ first blend of perfecting serum and foundation. Discover a clean, vegan product inspired by skincare and infused with natural, skin-friendly ingredients. Formulated with 82% natural ingredients, it is enriched with cranberry extract, a natural peptide. Known for its anti-aging properties, it helps stimulate collagen production, restoring skin suppleness over time and helping to prevent the formation of wrinkles. The formula also benefits from Bourjois’ iconic Healthy Mix antioxidant, composed of vitamins C, E and B5, to help strengthen the skin barrier. You will love its healthy glow effect!

An easy-to-use, take-anywhere foundation from Fenty Beauty

Eaze Drop Blur + Smooth Tint Stick is Fenty Beauty’s easiest to apply foundation. Resistant and creamy, it blends evenly into the skin with a soft and silky texture. It offers a long-lasting, anti-transfer formula that is resistant to humidity and perspiration. This stick foundation is ideal for on the go. It can be applied anytime and anywhere, to smooth and blur skin texture, giving a uniform and hydrated complexion. To try it is to adopt it !

A brightening and setting pressed powder from Huda Beauty

The new Easy Bake and Snatch lightening and setting pressed powder from Huda Beauty will become your new reference for easy and perfect application! With it, you’ll achieve a perfectly smooth complexion for maximum impact with minimal effort – no need to wait for it to penetrate the skin! Thanks to its instant brightening and blurring formula, Huda validates the application of this compact powder on the under-eye area and other small shadows to create a smooth complexion.

Available in Sephora stores and…