7 Foreign Beauty Finds You Don't Have to Travel For


These global luxury brands — from Germany to Japan—are now stateside favorites. 

Andrea Jordan Jul, 11, 2017

This feature originally appeared in the August 2017 Issue of ESSENCE Magazine.

1 of 7

This hydrating formula is made up of 64% pomegranate extract, which comes from fruits harvested on an organic farm. 

available at CVS $22 Buy Here

2 of 7

Smooth wrinkles and pump up the volume with this luxurious serum that nourishes and plumps your kissers. 

3 of 7

This cruelty-free milky liquid will remove makeup and cleanse the skin in one full swoop. 

available at C.O. Bigelow $18 Buy Here

4 of 7

Made with a blend of coconut and castor oil, this soft-hold cream is the answer to your humidity woes. 

available at Ayla $32 Buy Here

5 of 7

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. 

available at Net-A-Porter $250 Buy Here

6 of 7

This liquid shadow coats lids with a rich metallic color and is great for day or night. 

7 of 7 Essence

This cult favorite is the all-in-one cure for fine lines, dark spots, dull skin and so many other common skincare woes. 

available at Bergdorf Goodman $229 Buy Here