Beauty Products the Make It Better Staff Can’t Live Without

With fall fast approaching, there’s no better time to re-evaluate your beauty routine. Eager to try a new shade of lipstick? Ready to test a new eye cream? Go for it! To help inspire your new purchase, we’ve polled our staff to get a glimpse into the Make It Better beauty bag. Enjoy!

beauty-products-the-Make-It-Better-staff-can't-live-without-Borghese-Moisture-IntensifierSusan Noyes, Publisher and Co-CEO

“Aloe cleanser from Naturopathica and Borghese Moisture Intensifier. I love both of these products enormously!” Naturopathica, $34 (pictured above); Borghese, $68





beauty-products-the-Make-It-Better-staff-can't-live-without-NeocutisMindy Fauntleroy, Co-CEO

“I love Neocutis LUMIÈRE Bio-restorative Eye Cream with PSP.” Neocutis






Genevieve Lill, Editor in Chief

“I recently received Benefit’s Gimme Brow from a Westfield Old Orchard event and now wonder how I ever went out in public without it. It adds oomph to sparse or fine brows like mine without creating a painted-on effect.” (Executive Sales Planner Haley Hughes named Gimme Brow as her favorite product, too!) Ulta, $24




beauty-products-the-Make-It-Better-staff-can't-live-without-BatisteAnna Carlson, Digital Editor

“I have lost track of how many dry shampoos I’ve tried, but after a friend recommended Batiste, I’ve never used anything else.” Ulta, $8





beauty-products-the-Make-It-Better-staff-can't-live-without-Sisley-ParisLesley Smith, Art Director

“I CANNOT live without Sisley Paris ‘So Intense’ mascara. It makes my lashes look so much longer, keeps them separated and stays put all day. Can we say obsessed?” Sisley Paris, $67





beauty-products-the-Make-It-Better-staff-can't-live-without-Benefit-Puff-OffJulie Chernoff, Dining Editor

“My favorite is called ‘Puff Off’ by Benefit and it’s a cooling eye gel that gets rid of under-eye puffiness. It’s got a groovy ‘iron-on’ tip for application, and I put it on under my concealer.” Sephora, $29





beauty-products-the-Make-It-Better-staff-can't-live-without-Shu-Uemura-Art-of-HairJulie Carter, Senior Account Executive

“For me, this year is ‘operation healthy hair.’ Salon Buzz on the Gold Coast has me investing in Shu Uemura Ultimate Remedy Extreme Restoration products, especially the Duo-Serum.” Shu Uemura Art of Hair, $38





beauty-products-the-Make-It-Better-staff-can't-live-without-Domino-sugarDenise Borkowski, Account Executive

AJ Retreat, a European salon in Winnetka, recommended that I use granulated sugar as an exfoliant. I use Domino and absolutely love it!” Domino Sugar, $2





beauty-products-the-Make-It-Better-staff-can't-live-without-Marcelle-Golden-Glow-BB-CreamGabby Tasiopoulos, Editorial Intern

“I absolutely love my Marcelle Golden Glow BB Cream. It has light reflectors in it to give you glowing skin as well as being insanely moisturizing and having SPF 35.” Birchbox, $27





beauty-products-the-Make-It-Better-staff-can't-live-without-CliniqueBritni Berg, Editorial Intern

“I can’t live without my Clinique under eye concealer to hide the dark rings under my eyes that I get from missing a good night’s sleep.” Ulta, $19





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