Target addicts, take note: A Chicago-based men’s skin care company is now making a scene in the beauty aisle.
Yes, fragrance has that power. Especially a new line called Identity Narrative, created in Chicago.
Guys can clean up for date night with this brand-new grooming collection from the Chicago-based skin care brand. The beard oil, charcoal face scrub, shaving cream and aftershave moisturizer boast benefits like added hydration and contain soothing ingredients like tea tree oil and willowherb. $20 each; Advancedclinicals.com
We’ve all been there: You hit snooze three times too many and now you barely have enough time to find a matching pair of socks, let alone apply a full face of makeup.
Pucker up! Try out this creamy limited-edition lip duo — complete with an untinted stick and a soft rosy shade — this month, and the skin care company will donate 100 percent of the proceeds to Chicago-based nonprofit Bright Pink. $39, 520 N. Michigan; Kiehls.com
For a quick pick-me-up — as in, three minutes or less — step into the brand-new Cryosauna at Unlimited Tan: A brief bout in the -140-degree chamber promotes natural healing, eases muscle pain, helps reduce cellulite and more.
A simple smile has the power to do so much: improve a person’s day, spread joy and bring comfort — and now, it has the power to give you five free Skinfo lip products.
The fashion house shows its colors with a new book featuring photos by Richard Burbridge and others. Divided into chapters by hue, the tome highlights the creative evolution of the brand’s cosmetics under the direction of Serge Lutens, Tyen and, now, Peter Philips. $115, Barnes & Noble locations citywide; Barnesandnoble.com