Well, now France has been on the cutting edge of the fashion scene since the beginning of time, so why would beauty be any difference. You are probably familiar with the major luxury brands CHANEL, DIOR, MAKE UP FOR EVER, etc but there are a few smaller gems out of Paris that are worth a first (or second) look!
BEAUTY FROM NATURE
If you are going green or simply into natural beauty, KLORANE is the line for you. While many brands worldwide use plant extracts in their ingredients, Klorane actually harnesses the power within these extracts to provide a completely customizable regimen that works for you.
KLORANE Soothing Shampoo with Peony Extract
If you have ever experienced dryness or itchiness in these colder winter months, then you absolutely need to try this shampoo which cools and even treats light flakiness, yet gentle enough for everyday use!
$13-$18 - Lock & Mane www.lockandmane.com
Looking for the ultimate in luxury haircare? Look no further than LEONOR GREYL. The brands co-founder Marie Greyl was the first to include vitamins in her shampoos and continues expand the use of natural ingredients for flawless hair.
LEONOR GREYL Gel a la Keratine
This fabulous alcohol-free styling gel doesn't flake or dry out hair. Perfect for the all-day wet look!
$34 - Folica www.folica.com
Lengthy lashes are this seasons hottest cosmetic trend, and you can get results without costly procedures with any of the fabulous innovations from TALIKA!
TALIKA Lipocils Expert
Yes, you CAN have longer, fuller, darker lashes with no side effects! Though the brush might appear a bit strange, the serum works in as little as 28 days!!! TIP: Apply twice a day until desired results are achieved, then reduce application to once a day!
$55 - Talika www.talika.com
SKINCARE FOR EVERYONE!
Not only does VOTRE VU have fabulous luxury products to accomodate EVERY beauty need, but they are priced to sell, at prices much lower than comparable American brands.
VOTRE VU Smooth Operator Shave Set Pour Homme
Whether buying this for yourself or a gift (Valentine's Day is coming up!), this is a truly wonderful shave set. The products go on smooth, for a perfect shave with minimal irritation. I also found when using these product, there was a reduction in ingrown hairs over time.
$58-$79 Votre Vu www.votrvu.com