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The Bridal Beauty Picks Our Editors Are Loving For April

  |  By Alison McGill

Our April beauty picks have a little bit of a different focus—we're all about the now and how to keep yourself looking and feeling great in these trying times. It's important to keep up your beauty regime to feel normal, indulge in some extra-special self care, wear a gorgeous fragrance, luxuriate in a heavenly scented bath, keep your nails groomed and glossy with some fresh new polish. Here's what we are currently loving during our time of self-isolation many of which will become your go-tos leading up to wedding day and beyond.

Cauadalie Vineoperfect Instant Brightening Moisturizer (above), $79 This brand is one of our all-time faves and this new moisturizer packed with Viniferine (from grapevine sap) which is 62X more potent than vitamin C which means it's perfect for keeping your skin looking light and luminous. especially great to use now as we transition in to a new season.

Essie Expressie Quick Dry Nail Color, $11 One coat of this quick dry polish is all you need for the perfect mani. It literally dries in one-minute and has a special brush that delivers the exact amount of colour required per nail with just one stroke. Available in 40 shades.

Garnier Bio Nourishing Facial Mist, $12.50 This light-weight mist refreshes and tones skin delivery a dewy glow thanks to it's secret ingredient Aragan oil. Keep this at your desk to hydrate skin and on your list of travel essentials once we get moving again.

Goop "The Martini" Emotion Detox Bath Soak, $51 If there was ever a time to embrace excessive bath time this is it and these luxe bath salts are just the ticket for creating an aromatic spa ambiance at home. Formulated with Himalayan pink salt and chia seed oil this soak relaxes muscles and mind.

Kerastase 8H Magic Night Serum, $65 Hair needs a little extra TLC right now—indulge your locks with this moisturizing serum that works while you sleep. Apply to lengths and ends overnight and awaken to refreshed and rejuvenated hair. Can also be reapplied when styling to add extra oomph and shine.

Scentsuals Rosemary Mint Hand Cream Repair, $12 Almond oil, aloe and organic aragan are the secret ingredients in this soothing hand cream. Pumped up with rosemary and mint this will soothe frequently washed hands and keep skin soft and cuticles moisturized and in check.

Hermés Twilly d'Hermés Eau Poivrée, $80 for 30ml A followup to Hermés best-selling Twilly scent, this one is a little bolder, richer and spicer. Key notes include pink berries, rose and patchouli and the vibe is warm, floral and fabulous. Also, how darling is this bottle with it's signature Heremés Twillly tie!

Beekeepers Naturals Propolis Throat Relief & B.Powered Superfood Honey, $14 each (throat spray) and $17. A naturally-derived immune boost comes from the hive and these products are the secret weapon of wellness seekers. Bee propolis is known to be a natural antioxidant and immune system booster in times of stress. Use the spray when you feel a sore through coming on, or when you feel low, it will give you a super-boost. Take spoonful of B.Powered honey to boost your energy, mental clarity and even skin health.

Charlotte Tilbury Magic Serum Crystal Elixir, $100 for 30ml Magic Cream fans rejoice! CT has just released a serum match to her iconic cream and it is as amazing as you want it to be. It's powered with hydrating and brightening ingredients like polyglutamic acid and vitamin C and will not only plump and boost skin but aims to brighten, firm and reduce the appearance of fine lines with regular use. Anything by Charlotte is a beauty essential in our books!


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