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Best New Beauty Products To Try In August

An excuse to upgrade your shelfies

With makeup and skincare dropping at dizzying rates, it can be a hard task to navigate through products worthy of your hard-earned dollars. So we’ve taken it upon ourselves to share a comprehensive round-up of the best beauty products to have dropped throughout the month of August. From undisputed favourites to brand-new releases we know you won’t be able to resist. This is your chance to *add-to-cart* with zero regrets. 

Power Move Soft Matte Lipsticks

BITE Beauty
Price: $42.00

Almost three years in the making, BITE’s much-anticipated new clean lipstick collection, Power Move Soft Matte Lipstick is here.

The clean, vegan and hydrating matte formula with nourishing cocoa butter gives instant bold colour without making your lips dry. Available in 20 shades.

Available at Sephora for $42.00

Powmade Brow Pomade

Benefit Cosmetics
Price: $37.00

From the #1 brand for brows, the new POWmade Brow Pomade is a full-pigmented, long-lasting pomade that gives you the perfect natural brow look.

Surprising easy to apply, the creamy, lightweight and blendable formula ensures that the product glides on smoothly and sets to a natural-matte finish.

Available at Benefit Cosmetics for $37.00

Superfruit Burst Citrus AHA Primer

Ciaté London
Price: $43.00

A must-have base for flawless makeup application that blends skincare with cosmetics.

Packed full of gentle fruit enzymes, this skincare-priming hybrid works to smooth and brighten your skin, with evening primrose and kudzu extracts to help control any excess oil. Great for oily skin while combating dullness and keeps makeup in place all day.

Available at Mecca for $43.00

Bioactive Rosehip Oil

Nude By Nature
Price: $34.95

Rich in essential Omega-3 and Omega-9 fatty acids, this nourishing oil promotes skin health to deliver a glowing and youthful complexion.

Formulated with a unique, proprietary botanical complex, the Bioactive Rosehip Oil delivers powerful antioxidant benefits to the skin by smoothing fine lines and wrinkles and helps combat UV-induced redness.

Available at Nude By Nature for $34.95

Hydrating Peptide Day Cream

The Jojoba Company
Price: $34.95

Formulated using their signature Wadi-Wadi Jojoba that’s naturally rich in vitamins A, D & E and Omegas 6 & 9 and antioxidants. This daily moisturiser will plump and hydrate, help to increase skin firmness as well as reduce and prevent wrinkle formation.

Available at The Jojoba Company for $34.95

Encapsulated Retinol 0.25%

Esmi Skin Minerals
Price: $75.00

The serum is a great introduction to those who are new to retinol or have sensitive skin as it’s formulated with 100% encapsulated retinol.

Begin with this Level 1 gentle retinol serum to boost collagen and regenerate your skin by improving fine lines, wrinkles and uneven skin tone.

Available at Esmi Skin Minerals for $75.00

Retinol Line Erasing Eye Cream

Elizabeth Arden
Price: $115.00

A multi-benefit eye cream formulated with clinically proven retinol and moisture-boosting ceramides to reduce fine lines, puffiness, dark circles and helps to restore brightness.

Formulated with microencapsulated retinol, peptides and niacinamide also features Smart Retinol Technology to deliver a formula strong enough for visible results and suited for the delicate eye area.

Available at Adore Beauty for $115.00

C-Firma™ Fresh Day Serum

Drunk Elephant
Price: $111.00

The new C-Firma Fresh Day is designed to be mixed by you before initial use, maximising the potency of the ingredients while keeping the formula fresh.

The new two-step product mixes a liquid serum base into a vial containing the 15% l-ascorbic acid powder, keeping your C-Firma fresh for six months (no refrigeration required).

Available at Mecca for $111.00

Cryo Therapy Mask

Charlotte Tilbury
Price: $90.00

The new Cryo-Recovery Face Mask works in just 10 minutes to depuff, lift, firm and smooth your face.

Inspired by cryotherapy and facial acupressure, the mask is crafted with flexible skin-cushioning silicone to provide extreme comfort. TIP: Use alongside the NEW Cryo-Recovery Eye Serum to visibly depuff and brighten around the eyes.

Available at Charlotte Tilbury for $90.00


Price: $235.00

A brushstroke of genius ushering in a new era of oral care – cleaning teeth, gums, tongue & cheeks all-in-1.

Level up your brush game with the new Hybrid Wave Brush Head fitted with 2x stronger silicone bristles, up to 11,000 even softer sonic pulses per minute and a low-battery indicator.

Available at Foreo for $235.00

Love Smooth Shampoo Bar

Price: $49.95

With an ethos enriched in sustainability, Davines new Love Smooth Shampoo Bar for coarse frizzy hair is a continuation of their values.

The solid shampoo bars develop into a rich creamy foam during application leaving your hair feeling soft, shiny and silky texture.

Available at Luxe Hair Concepts for $49.95

Professor Curl Solid Shampoo For Curly Hair

Price: $22.00

Specially formulated in line with curl care principles, the new Professor Curl is a pH-balanced, solid shampoo bar that gently cleanses without drying.

Made with a hydrating blend of ingredients like shea butter and cocoa butter to help promote soft hair and defined curls.

Available at Ethique for $22.00

whip it good moisture mousse

Price: $30.00

Now even more hydrating, the new whip it good is packed with moisture to improve manageability and add shine.

Leaving you with soft and shiny hair, the super-lightweight formula means it can be used across even more hair types without any signs of weight, grease or crunch.

Available at evo for $30.00

Insta Dri Nail Polish Cutie Frutie

Sally Hansen x Mentos
Price: $8.95

What else will bring joy to your nails but this new fun collab between Sally Hansen and Mentos®!

The range is inspired by our favourite Mentos® flavours, available in 8 colours, is long-wearing, chip-resistant and dries in just 60 seconds.

Available at Chemist Warehouse for $8.95

Rose Deep Hydration Face Cream Moisturizer

Price: $64.00

The best-selling moisturiser delivering 72-hours of deep hydration is now made even better with strengthening damask rose extract to lock in moisture for skin that is dewy and plumped.

Available at Sephora for $64.00

Not A Candle

Juliette Has A Gun
Price: $79.00

If you’re familiar with the original perfume, imagine the musky amber, a clean and pure scent in candle form.

The unique scent leaves a delicate and highly addictive scent that lingers for hours in your favourite room.

Available at Libertine Parfumerie for $79.00

Lazy Sunday Morning Candle

Maison Margiela
Price: $95.00

Inspired by the pure joy of waking up in freshly washed, crumpled sheets with the sun on your skin. Now, you can enjoy Maison Margiela’s heavenly scents in candle form.

With notes of lily of the valley and iris, fresh pear and orange flower results in a calm and comforting scent.

Available at Mecca for $95.00

Norvina Pro Pigment Palette Vol. 5

Anastasia Beverly Hills
Price: $110.00

A professional-grade artistry palette that features 25 deluxe-sized, high-performance shades with a gorgeous lilac colour story, curated by Norvina herself.

Featuring 25 professional pigments ensures enough supporting and complementary colours to create looks with limitless variation and dimension.

Available at Sephora for $110.00

Soothing Rebalancing Cure

Sisley Paris
Price: $165.00

The new Soothing Rebalancing Cure contains Alpha-Bisabolol of natural origin, that helps soothe the scalp from discomfort. Support, strengthen and boost your scalp’s self-defence system for optimal protection.

Available at Sisley Paris for $165.00 (29th August)


Breeze Balm
Price: $19.95

New limited edition lip balms are the closest thing to transporting you to your favourite tropical destination this month.

Made from the same hydrating lanolin formula that keeps your lips hydrated and glossy for hours.

Available at Breeze Balm for $19.95


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