OTL BEAUTY HAS LANDED!
Here at Own The Look, we strive to become a leading voice in not only what to wear but how to wear it. This means not only providing our girl gang with a cool edit of even cooler brands, but giving you the tools you need to own your look, from head to toe.
We know that the #OTLgirl doesn’t limit herself to just style, but has an interest in all things beauty too. After all, she knows no outfit is complete without the added extras of a bold brow, dewy skin or glossy nails. That’s why we are super proud to introduce our latest addition to the site, Beauty.From face masks to hair mists, we understand that the finishing touches to a look have the same impact as the outfit itself. So, we have carefully selected a coveted edit of emerging beauty brands from across the world, to suit all of our #OTLgirls needs.
So why not check out which products we’re filling our make-up bag!
DREAM DREAM DREAM NIGHT OIL
Quit daydreaming about perfect skin and actually make it happen with this miracle oil from one of our fave beauty brands, Neighbourhood Botianicals. Dream, Dream, Dream is a hard-working night oil that soothes your senses and soaks your skin while you catch up on your Zzzs. Featuring a blend of fatty acids and vitamins to regenerate skin cells and heal any damage caused during the day, it’s like hitting refresh on your complexion. Warm a few drops of this wonder oil in your hands then massage into damp, freshly cleansed skin before you hit the hay. Then, let it work it’s magic while you dream about doughnuts/lace dresses/Tom Hardy.
TURN BACK THE CLOCK 3-STEP MASK
Turns out, you don’t need a time machine to travel back in time. At least, not as far as your complexion is concerned. Maskorea's Turn Back The Clock three-in-one face mask will help firm ageing skin, whilst instantly reducing fine lines. It’s simple to use, too: before bed, wash your face with the cleanser provided. Next, remove the mask from the packaging, unfolding carefully, and then apply to clean, dry skin. Once on, smooth out all the creases to ensure a snug fit. Remove after 30 minutes, but leave the residue where it is - apply the night cream over the residue to create a magic blend. What you’ll wake up to is your skin, only better.
EVIL EYE NAIL DECALS
Whether you’re heading to a festival, off on holiday or just fancy taking your manicure game to the next level, these ready-made evil eye nail transfers are the answer. Featuring sixteen stickers, this handy little pack contains everything you need to give your nails an achingly cool overhaul without having to visit a spenny salon. Keep things simple with a clear gloss base or make your nails pop by layering over [insert bold Kure Bazaar colour here]. Whichever you decide, these decals guarantee all eyes will most certainly be on you, and who doesn’t want that?
HIGH DIVE MOISTURE + SHINE CREAM
Say sayonara to frizz and instead, take the plunge with R+Co’s acclaimed High Dive Moisture + Crème. Designed to drench thirsty hair with the moisture it’s been craving by working a small amount through towel-dried hair with your fingertips, then simply blow-dry or air-dry. The side-effects from the treatment include smooth, sealed, shiny, super-soft tresses and a scent that instantly transports you to exotic climes - think a complex composition of juniper berries, blood orange, rhubarb, leather accord, violet and dark woods. Vegan and cruelty-free, your hair will thank you for treating it so well.
Whether you suffer from the occasional spot or have serious issues with breakouts (we feel you, hun), this serum will have you on your way to happy, healthy skin. Acne Serum is a multi-tasking elixir that is designed to tackle problem skin sensitively; the treatment works deep into your complexion to clear dead cells, control bacteria, prevent blocked pores and soothe any existing irritations. Use it directly on areas of concern for optimum results or, for preventative action and to keep breakouts at bay, apply a thin layer over the entirety of your face before you massage in your favourite moisturiser.
NAIL LACQUER, JUICY
The lovechild of timeless red and summery coral, this tomato shade will transcend the seasons. We’ll be rocking it 24/7 for the foreseeable. Kure Bazaar’s nail lacquers boast an eco-friendly composition, using 85% natural ingredients, free from the usual nasties you’d find in a standard polish. With a nourishing formula of vitamin E & bamboo, the polish will help strengthen and repair as you paint, meaning your nails get healthier with every application. Expect brilliant shine, and your longest lasting at-home mani.
POWER 10 FACE CLEANSING FOAM VC BRIGHTENING
For a complexion so radiant, you’ll squint just looking at yourself in the mirror, look no further than cult Korean beauty brand It’s Skin’s iconic Brightening Cleansing Foam. The jelly-like texture transforms into a nourishing cream when blended with water, resulting in a sensitive-to-skin yet high performing cleanser. The secret lies within its rich formula, which features the perfect amount of vitamin c to rejuvenate and brighten tired skin. Follow with a light moisturiser for optimum results.
What if we told you this brush could make your hair shinier, minimise fall out and all while leaving your locks smooth and static-free. Yes, that’s right by making the switch to Manta’s revolutionary hairbrush you’ll be left with your healthiest (not to mention glossiest) hair ever. The bristles are specifically designed to reduce snagging on even the most sensitive of locks, meaning it expertly detangles your tresses without the risk of losing strands. Try it once, and you’ll never go back. That’s a promise. Available in timeless black or chic white.
BRUME FRUITÉE- APRICOT & POMEGRANATE NATURAL HAIR MIST
Sometimes it’s the little things that make you feel beautiful, and that can definitely be said of La Brûmée’s hair mists. These bottles of pure rejuvenation, crafted by artisans Provence, will give your locks an instant refresh and give them a gorgeous scent to boot. Available in 50ml, they’re travel-friendly too, meaning you can spruce-up, wherever you are. 100% natural, vegan and cruelty free, if fruity fragrances are your go-to, you won’t be able to resist Brume Fruitée’s blend of apricot and pomegranate. A little goes a long way, so spritz a small amount for a lasting scent that’s reminiscent of a two-week stay on a lush, exotic island. Bliss…
THE BEAUTY EDIT MAYFAIR
BROW SETTER, CLEAR
A cult beauty bag staple amongst celebrities, influencers and beauty editors alike, Beauty Edit Mayfair’s iconic Brow Setter will fast become your brow go-to. This clear gel sets and holds brows with just one sweep, and is just as effective worn solo or layered over your brow pencil handiwork. With zero build-up, you’re guaranteed to achieve peak arches wherever you are without worrying about any unsightly clumps. Infused with vitamin B5 and E, as well as castor oil, the ingredient blend also works to create stronger hairs, meaning your brows look better for longer. Which is the dream.