This tress tool takes the guesswork—and arm fatigue—out of curling irons. The barrel of Sarah Potempa's Beach Waver ($199; ulta.com) rotates at the press of the button, creating lush, loose spirals that are almost effortless.
The Harry Josh Pro Dryer 2000 ($250; hairenvy.com) isn't just green in color; it also uses 70 percent less energy than traditional blow-dryers (without sacrificing an iota of airflow). It's also handmade in France (ooh-la-la) and boasts a 2,000 hour (roughly ten years) guarantee.
Most matte lipcolors looks alluringly sexy—and they're long-wearing. But they can also feel tight on the lips and be very drying. Not so with Nars Velvet Matte Lip Pencil in Damned ($25; nordstrom.com); it is so packed with emollients and nourishing vitamin E that it glides on like a cream and feels like one too.
Not to be confused with traditional foundation, Giorgio Armani Maestro Fusion Makeup ($64; bloomingdales.com) gives you complete, opaque coverage, without the feel of heavy makeup. How does it work? The formula contains oils that gradually evaporate, leaving behind just an extra-light layer of flesh-toned pigments.
John Frieda Precision Foam Colour Intense Conditioner
John Frieda's Precision Foam Hair Color is a retail hit, but it's not just the no-mess dye consumers have been clamoring for. The after-color conditioner that comes inside the kit was so beloved, the brand finally made it a stand-alone, full-size product: John Frieda Precision Foam Colour Intense After-Colour Conditioner ($12; target.com).
Like a BB Cream for the undereyes, Perricone M.D. No Concealer Concealer ($45; neimanmarcus.com) provides light coverage, plus skincare benefits, such as Vitamin C Ester to brighten dark circles, and hyaluronic acid to plump fine lines.
Coarse hair types should not live another day without Oribe's Soft Dry Conditioner ($35; barneys.com); it gives strands a silky texture, restores shine and provides hold equivalent to a flexible hairspray.
Inspired by the brand's best-selling face device, the Clarisonic Pedi Foot Device ($199; clarisonic.com) has a powerful frequency that sloughs off calluses and dry, cracked skin. Also included in the kit: a buffing scrub, exfoliating peel and nourishing balm.
Love multi-taskers? This may be your holy grail: Living Proof Perfect Hair Day 5-in-1 Styling Treatment ($26; livingproof.com) conditions, strengthens and smooths hair while enhancing shine, adding volume and protecting against heat- and UV-damage. If only it would wash dishes and fold laundry too.
Yves Saint Laurent Rouge Pur Couture Rebel Nudes Glossy Stain (at left, No.102 Corail Mutin, $34, yslbeautyus.com) combines the lasting color of a stain with the sheen of a gloss. Super-shiny polymers and hydrating oils are suspended in water, which then evaporate and leaves behind glossy color that won't budge.