Best in Black Beauty 2016: Game-Changing Gadgets

Between the more than 1,000 ESSENCE BeautyBox subscribers and ESSENCE editors, we've hand-picked the glamorous game-changing gadgets every Black woman must know!

ESSENCE.COM Apr, 14, 2016

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We rounded up innovative tools that will transform the way you look at beauty and get you summer-ready from head to toe—literally. Some of our favorites include an electric foot file that can be used wet or dry, to keep your heels in order; a brush that emits steam for healthy and sleek strands; a facial shaver that spares you the pain of hair removal; a phone case that lights up to ensure the perfect selfie; an allover body shaver that banishes hair without nicks; and a vibrating flat iron that smooths strands without heat damage.

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We rounded up innovative tools that will transform the way you look at beauty and get you summer-ready from head to toe—literally. Some of our favorites include an electric foot file that can be used wet or dry, to keep your heels in order; a brush that emits steam for healthy and sleek strands; a facial shaver that spares you the pain of hair removal; a phone case that lights up to ensure the perfect selfie; an allover body shaver that banishes hair without nicks; and a vibrating flat iron that smooths strands without heat damage.

AMOPÉ Pedi Perfect Wet & Dry Foot File, $60, Target.com

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DERMAFLASH Facial Exfoliating Device, $189, qvc.com

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TY-LITE Protective Lighted Phone Case, $80, ty-lite.com

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BIO IONIC 10x Pro Styling Iron, $230, sephora.com

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REMINGTON Smooth & Silky Smooth Glide Shaver $40, Target

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This is the easiest way to try before you buy without having to smear on messy (and questionable) testers.

Makeup Genius, Free, App Store.