Top 5 beauty trends from America’s Beauty Show and how to experience them close to home
First, Miss Spa had sheet-mask fame.
Sometimes lunch breaks call for an infrared sauna sesh or quick hydrating IV drip. Good thing there’s Lume in River North. The just-opened wellness lounge is focusing on drips with targeted effects ranging from skin healing to muscle health. You can also sneak in for a massage, cryotherapy facial, or “booster shot” (vitamin injection). Services start at $50. 351 W. Hubbard; lume-wellness.com.
Did you know we’re a city of beauty masterminds? There are a slew of skincare and makeup brands born and raised here, from retail giants like Ulta Beauty to new-on-the-scene boutique makers like Maëlle to mainstays with cult followings like Amazing Cosmetics. Get these local products in your beauty bag, stat.
Yes, they’re a thing. And they’ll give you that just-bathed-in-a-waterfall glow.
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