7 Foreign Beauty Finds You Don't Have to Travel For
These global luxury brands — from Germany to Japan—are now stateside favorites.
This feature originally appeared in the August 2017 Issue of ESSENCE Magazine.
From Korea: Frudia Pomegranate Nutri-Moisturizing Serum
This hydrating formula is made up of 64% pomegranate extract, which comes from fruits harvested on an organic farm.
From Spain: Natura Bisse Diamond Lip Booster
Smooth wrinkles and pump up the volume with this luxurious serum that nourishes and plumps your kissers.
From France: Collosol Eau de Lait Cleanser
This cruelty-free milky liquid will remove makeup and cleanse the skin in one full swoop.
From the United Kingdom: Bouclème Curl Cream
Made with a blend of coconut and castor oil, this soft-hold cream is the answer to your humidity woes.
From South Africa: African Botanics Nutritive Molecule Serum
This luxe formula utilizes advanced biotechnology and antioxidants to brighten, rejuvenate and improve the skin's texture. Combined with three types of vitamins, green coffee, yeast and more, the serum also works to diminish wrinkles and reverse cellular damage.
For Germany: Catrice Liquid Metal Longlasting Cream Eyeshadow in Champagne Shower
This liquid shadow coats lids with a rich metallic color and is great for day or night.
From Japan: SK-II Sakura Limited Edition Facial Treatment Essence
This cult favorite is the all-in-one cure for fine lines, dark spots, dull skin and so many other common skincare woes.