Aussie Most Wanted
The Aussie Products The Rest of The World Can’t Wait to Get their Hands On.
Ultraceuticals – Protective Daily Moisturiser 50+, $74
Remember last years Baby Formula scandal? Where consumers were buying truckloads of baby formula and selling it on to Asia for a hefty profit? Well, right now in Australia this delicious matte sunscreen is getting its 15 minutes thanks to famous Chinese actress, Fan Bingbing, endorsing it. Ultraceuticals now can’t keep up with orders and those in the know are not surprised. Why the demand? Loved by beauty editors, this broad spectrum SPF 50+ moisturiser (free of nanoparticles) offers triple protection for all skin types. A light-weight, fast absorbing and hydrating formula protects skin from harmful UVA & UVB without clogging pores or leaving an oily residue. It’s perfect to wear under makeup and when used daily it works to reduce the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, uneven texture and loss of firmness, leaving the skin looking more youthful. Place your order now!
Sand & Sky Flash Perfection Exfoliating Treatment, $59.90
When twin sisters and Bellabox founders, Sarah and Emily Hamilton launched Sand & Sky, they weren’t expecting their Porefining Face Mask to become a global phenomenon. Immediately making an impact on social media it was shared by the likes of Huda Kattan and Jefree Star and the mask sold out in Australia and the UK in 12 weeks. Their newest product has everyone scrambling and with a 5,000+ waiting list it’s set to revolutionise the way we exfoliate. This one product is a triple-action treatment formulated with powerful Australian botanical ingredients like Pink Clay which acts like a magnet to remove toxins; Bamboo and Macadamia Seed remove dry, dull skin cells for instant softness and Australian Finger Lime to speed up cell turnover for a fresh and gorgeous glow. This flash treatment is free of nasties, parabens, SLS, fragrances and can be left on like a mask before rinsing to enhance beauty benefits.
LoveSmiles Vegan Charcoal 6 Months Teeth Whitening Kit, $129.90
With a certain Canadian rapper loving it. Hint: He dated Rihanna. It’s safe to say that charcoal in its various forms (toothpaste, curing hangovers, alleviating bloating) has taken over the beauty world. Gold Coast company, Love Smiles, has created a vegan charcoal teeth whitening kit that’s apart from brightening also helps pay for the planting of native eucalyptus trees to feed the injured animals at Currumbin Wildlife Hospital. With thirty million tooth brushes ending up as landfill each year in Australian alone, owner, Urissa Chinia, set about creating a solution for avoidable waste. Australia’s first vegan, non-toxic and peroxide free, DIY home-teeth whitening kit made from biodegradable products contains 100% coconut shell charcoal powder and sustainable bamboo toothbrush. Offering a natural teeth whitening alternative to bleach and LED light whitening. We love a product that gives back and you will too.
LUMA Natural Radiance Bronzing Primer. $26.95
As you can probably tell, multi-takers are loved Down Under and Aussie brand, LUMA, has added a new primer to the mix. Just like the LUMA Tinted Beauty Balm this new primer creates an even skin tone but also adds sun-kissed warmth when used on its own or under foundation. Formulated with crushed pearl to stimulate cell regeneration and brighten the skin, Grapeseed Oil to hydrate, and powerful antioxidants Vitamin A and Vitamin E this is a true Aussie wonder.
Kevin Murphy RETOUCH.ME, $39.95
You can bet when an extremely talented session stylist starts his or her own brand, everyone in the biz will want to get their hand on it. Kevin Murphy is one such stylist and his brand, since inception in 2003, has taken the world by storm. The latest launch, RETOUCH.ME is a root concealing spray and unlike the sticky competition, has a dry, satin finish to quickly and seamlessly blend in greys or colour between salons visits. The lightweight formula has a mist consistency thanks to micro-fine pigments with no flakiness or residue. Simply shake well and spray evenly over desired areas. You can even layer for stronger coverage. Available in Black, Dark Brown, Light Brown And Auburn.