The 21 beauty products international marie claire editors can’t live without

The best of the best

Lucy Adams, beauty director, marie claire Australia

Clockwise from top left:


Revlon Cream Blush in Smitten Éprise, $26.95.

“Weekends are for pared-back make-up. But I still need a hint of colour on my lips and cheeks.”


Tom Ford Brow Sculpting Kit in Medium, $110.

“This luxe kit defines, fills in, highlights and … basically helps my fair brows.”


Bottega Veneta Eau Sensuelle EDP 50ml, $155.

“Jasmine and gardenia are my floral favourites. This scent bottles them.”


Chanel Le Volume de Chanel Waterproof Mascara in 27, $54.

“I can’t go past a brown mascara for understated definition.”


Clinique Moisture Surge Overnight Mask, $52.

“I like to give my skin a head start for the week ahead by wearing a mask to bed on Sundays.”



Lulu Cui, senior beauty editor, marie claire China

Clockwise from top left:


La Prairie Skin Caviar, $550.

“It reduces my pores and makes my complexion more resilient.”


Bioderma Hydrabio Intense Moisturising Sérum, $45.99.

“Like a drink of water for skin.”


Shiseido Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate, $125.

“Gives skin a protective shield.”


Caudalie Vinosource Overnight Recovery Oil, $32.

“A rich, non-greasy oil that maintains moisture and brightens skin.”  


Sarah Rasheed, beauty editor, marie claire Arabia in Dubai

Clockwise from top left: 

Charlotte Tilbury Charlotte’s Magic Cream, $125.

“Adds a healthy, non-shimmery glow.”


NYX Blemish Control Blotting Paper, $6.95 for 100 sheets.

“It never fails to combat shiny skin.”


Guerlain La Petite Robe Noir EDP Intense 50ml, $143.

“The opening is fresh and it mellows out to a sweet, warm and slightly powdery scent.”


Dior Flash Luminizer Radiance Booster Pen, $72.

“It has an amazing pearly texture that blends and holds on to the skin.”


Chanel Rouge Allure Velvet LipColour in Rouge Feu, $52.

“I love the richness and vibrant colour of this shade.”







Lisa Oxenham, beauty & style director, marie claire UK

Clockwise from top left: 


Sisley Supremya Baume At Night Anti-Aging Cream, $850.

“Packed with precious oils and a patented cell-renewing complex, my skin is rejuvenated, quenched and protected all night.”


Origins Drink Up Intensive Overnight Mask, $37.
“Once a week I put my skin to work at night by wearing this rich face mask.”


Estée Lauder Advanced Night Repair, $98.

“This serum delivers the good stuff: plumping hyaluronic acid, cell-energising algae and skin-brightening ingredients.”


SkinCeuticals Resveratrol B E, $182.

“Evenings are for the antioxidant big boys. Resveratrol is a concentrated, grape-derived antioxidant that boosts cellular repair.”


This Works Sleep Plus+ Pillow Spray, $47.

“Spritz over your pillow and … zzz.”


Erin Flaherty, beauty & health director, marie claire US

Clockwise from top left: 


Bioderma Sensibio Make-up Removing Micelle Solution, $20.99.

“Make-up artists across the world swear by it. I love this adorable size.”


SK-II Mid-Day Miracle Essence, $75.

“All the goodness of SK-II’s wonder line in a portable spray that’s great for refreshing skin on-the-go.”


Ole Henriksen Clean Truth Cleansing Cloths, $22 for 10 sheets.

“Convenient face wipes are all-important when traveling; these are the cream of the crop thanks to glow-inducing vitamin C.”

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