Whether it’s a stack of flapjacks or a slice of cake, there’s always room for more when it comes to satisfying your sweet tooth. And now you can satisfy your confectionary cravings (without the cavities) via our choice picks for beauty products with a sweet twist to treat yo’ self (just in time for Easter, to boot). —Vicki Duong
uh-huh-honey. Hair feeling parched and in need of some intensive hydration? Shea Moisture gets your tresses nourished with its honey-infused intense hydration line. The certified organic Manuka Honey and Mafura Oil Intensive Hydration Masque ($14) deeply moisturizes while combating frizz, restores bounce and magically creates a moisture barrier for your scalp!
mint to be. Get those lips hydrated while literally making your breath fresher with Lush Cosmetics’ Mint Julips Lip Scrub ($11). With natural ingredients like castor sugar and peppermint extract, this scrub smells exactly like the cocktail (minus the bourbon). Best part? Because of the natural ingredients Lush encourages you to lick of the excess, leaving your lips and your breath minty fresh.
getting sappy. Who doesn’t love the scent of pancakes smothered in maple syrup? Now you can indulge with Eos’ newest limited-edition Canadian Maple Syrup Lip Balm ($6) featuring real maple extract. With 100 per cent natural ingredients like shea butter and coconut oil, it’ll leave your smackers soft and your kisses sweet.
tan-tastic. When hemlines start rising (along with the temperature), the urge to add a bit of colour for that bronzed glow grows as well. With St. Tropez’ newest limited-edition Marshmallow Bronzing Mousse ($63) your skin will be perfectly sun-kissed without soaking up harmful UVA rays. Natural and healthy looking with no streaking, you won’t need s’more than one bottle to get you summer ready.
go coconuts. Whether you’re jet-setting to a tropical destination or just want to pretend you are, Rocky Mountain Soap Co. can get your skin first-class ready. Its body butter comes in a stick format ($15) that’s easy to travel with and apply on the go. Our choice: Vanilla Coconut smells like an island paradise while combating dryness.