Need an excuse to blow more money than is probably wise? Then read on at your peril, because our July beauty haul is really tempting. Don’t say we didn’t warn you.

1. Benefit Hello Happy Soft Blur Foundation

Make-up fans had been looking forward to this launch for ages and the product doesn’t disappoint. Hello Happy Soft Blur Foundation comes in 12 shades and just a few drops is enough for excellent, buildable coverage. And if the foundation doesn’t put a smile on your face, at least the packaging will!

2. Mario Badescu Facial Spray with Aloe, Chamomile and Lavender

Mario Badescu is known for its amazing facial mists, with the rose one being a cult favourite. The latest, which contains chamomile and lavender, not only calms and refreshes the skin but can calm your nerves, too. And when your skin is de-stressed you have one less thing to worry about.

3. Curaprox [Be You.] Six Taste Pack Toothpaste

Tired of toothpaste that tastes meh and doesn’t do an effective job? Us too, which is why our lives were changed when this pack landed on our desk. With flavours such as apple and aloe, peach and apricot, and watermelon, you are spoiled for choice. And your pearly whites will be happy, too.

4. Lancôme Skin Feels Good Hydrating Skin Tint

Want the coverage of foundation with all the benefits of quality skincare? Lancôme heard our prayers and answered them in the form of this skin tint. Packed with hyaluronic acid and moringa tree extracts, this blurs out imperfections while keeping your skin gorgeous at the same time.

5. Urban Decay Born to Run Eyeshadow Palette

If you are always on the move and looking for a palette that can create anything from bold and daring to classic and understated eye looks, then meet your perfect match! The latest palette from Urban Decay has 21 great shades in a mix of brights and neutrals to help you to achieve your perfect look.

6. Nivea Daily Essentials 1 Minute Urban Detox Mask Moisturise

Every day our skin is exposed to environmental factors, such as sun and pollution, which can, over time, lead to damage. So what can you do to combat it? You can pop on this new face mask from Nivea, which is designed to detox your skin while simultaneously adding some much-needed moisture.

7. Dermalogica Biolumin-C Serum

By now we all know that vitamin C is really good for skin. The people over at Dermalogica know that too, which is why they have released this serum, which contains plenty of it to treat fine lines and wrinkles, as well as make skin firmer and more radiant. Stocking up immediately!

8. Schwarzkopf BC Hyaluronic Moisture Kick BB Hydra Pearl

Winter can take its toll on our tresses, making them dry, damaged and unruly. So how can you prevent that? By incorporating this incredible new product into your haircare routine. It contains hyaluronic acid, which helps to lock in moisture, and it improves elasticity, volume and shine as well.

9. Lush Turtle Jelly Bomb

If you are living in a part of the country that isn’t experiencing water restrictions, and you also care about the plight of our endangered sea turtles due to plastic waste in our oceans, then this jelly bath bomb will be a firm favourite. It’s environmentally friendly, smells like cypress and sandalwood and contains skin-loving essential oils.

10. L’Occitane Terre de Lumière Beautifying Body Milk

If you loved the fragrance, then you are going to really love this lightweight lotion. The gourmand-aromatic scent, which is meant to invoke the feeling (and scent) of dusk, is the perfect way to add a subtle hint of fragrance to your skin while keeping it moisturised at the same time. Heavenly!

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