Fall Beauty Products Good Enough to Eat
Fall isn’t just the best time for beauty and style—it’s also the best time for eating. What’s the best way to combine a love of fall food and a love of fall fashion? By indulging in beauty products that evoke the crisp chill of autumn air, either with their fragrances, their ingredients, or just with color that’s good enough to eat. Bring on the best fall fruits and veggies, along with everyone’s favorite sweet treats…with the color of pie on your fingernails and the scent of it on your skin, you’ll be in sync with the season in no time.
Demeter Marshmallow Cologne
If you can’t get enough of roasting s’mores by a bonfire, spritz yourself with a cologne that captures the light, sweet scent of marshmallows. (Demeter Marshmallow Cologne, $10, demeterfragrance.com)
June Jacobs Perfect Pumpkin Peeling Enzyme Masque
The enzymes in pumpkin are experts at sloughing away sluggish, dead cells. This tingly mask includes 15 percent pumpkin extract, along with fatty acids and anti-oxidants, to heal, revive, and brighten skin.
Philosophy I Love Candy Corn
Do you spend all of October with your hand in the candy dish? If so, you’ll love this combo shampoo, shower gel, and bubble bath, which is fragranced with the sweet smell of everyone’s favorite Halloween treat. (philosophy I love candy corn, $16, philosophy.com)
Bath & Body Works Caramel Apple Moisturizing Hand Soap
Indulge your sweet tooth while you’re lathering up. Bath & Body Works Caramel Apple Moisturizing Hand Soap is part of their new collection of fall fragrances. Just try not to eat it. ($5.50, Bath & Body Works)
Burt’s Bees Cranberry & Pomegranate Sugar Scrub
This sweet exfoliating scrub with sugar crystals, pomegranate oil, and cranberry seed will smooth out any rough spots that are left over from summer.
Essie Very Structured
This perfectly pumpkin pie-hued polish is a universally flattering shade of burnt sienna. Talk about wanting to lick your fingers… (Essie polish in Very Structured, $8 at salons and drugstores)
Freeman Pear Refining Facial Cleanser
Enjoy a fruity burst of fragrance every morning and night by washing with Freeman Pear Refining Facial Cleanser, with salicylic acid and pear extract to keep skin clear and soft. ($3.99, freemanbeauty.com)
In a season where bright, bold lips rule, choose a potent cranberry-red like Illamasqua’s Maneater. The best part—it’ll be in fashion straight through Christmas. ($22, Sephora)
Yes to Tomatoes Acne Daily Pore Scrub
Did you know that cancer-fighting lycopene was also good for your skin? It’s true. This antioxidant, found in abundance in tomatoes, helps control inflammation and discourage oil overproduction.
e.l.f. Studio Matte Eyeshadow
Save the shimmer for summer—for fall, go with a rich, pigmented matte shadow. This shadow in a toasty chestnut color is the perfect understated accompaniment for fall’s bold lip colors. (e.l.f. Studio Matte Eyeshadow, $3, eyeslipsface.com)