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The 21 Most Innovative Perfume, Nail Care, & Body Products Of 2020

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Makeup

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Hair

Under $25

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Hair

Under $25

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Nail Product
Body Moisturizer
Bath & Shower Product
Hand Treatment
Self-Tanner
Deodorant
Fragrance

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Nail Product

Lights Lacquer
YNBB (Your Nails But Better) Collection

Six nudes are better than one, especially when they’re nail polish shades made to flatter every skin tone on the spectrum.

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Deborah Lippmann
Cuticle Remover Pen

This convenient click-pen makes it easy to clean up dry cuticles on the go — or, more realistically, mindlessly in front of the TV.

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Suite Eleven
The Lacquer

Finally, a line of vegan, ten-free luxury nail polish that feels more Hollywood than Whole Foods.

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Body Moisturizer

Cetaphil
Sheer Hydration Body Spray Moisturizer

This spray-on lotion comes in clutch for its fast-absorbing formula that never leaves skin feeling too sticky to pull on yoga pants for the third day in a row.

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MUTHA
Body Butter

With the texture of fresh-churned butter and the scent of sunny, uplifting citrus, this decadent formula has a cult-favorite rep for a reason.

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Bio-Oil
Dry Skin Gel

Is it an oil? Is it a gel? Doesn’t matter — this pink-tinted stuff is soothing, touchable hydration in a travel-friendly tub.

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Bath & Shower Product

Venn
Synbiotic Polyamine Body Wash

With its soothing scent, this gentle skin-balancing cleanser is just as effective as hanging eucalyptus on your showerhead and only slightly less Instagrammable.

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J.R. Watkins
Sleep Shower Mist

Stop counting sheep and hop into the shower with this dreamy naturally-derived spray that turns your bathroom into a high-end spa.

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Megababe
Le Tush

You need to try this resurfacing mask for bumps and blemishes below the belt — no ifs, ands, or broken-out butts.

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Hand Treatment

Karité
Shea Butter Hand Cream

Raw, unrefined shea butter gives this dermatologist-crafted cream its skin-coddling feel and barely-there nutty scent.

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Augustinus Bader
Hand Treatment

A patented ingredient triggers your skin’s natural restorative processes in a hand cream that absorbs so quickly, you won’t even need to stop scrolling through TikTok.

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Necessaire
The Hand Cream

Come for the chic aluminum tube; stay for the nourishing, peptide-packed formula that goes on lightweight but leaves hands feeling velvety.

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Self-Tanner

St. Tropez
Self Tan Purity Vitamins Bronzing Water Body Mist

We can’t say for sure whether the vitamin D in this self-tanner actually works as a mood booster, but the sheer, sun-kissed results definitely do.

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KORRES
Skin Perfecting Face & Body Tanning Serum

For when a trip to Santorini is out of the question, this streak-free serum imparts the luminous bronzed glow of an influencer flouting travel restrictions.

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Sugared + Bronzed
Bronzing Mousse

Even the palest among us have no reason to fear this fast-acting foam that transforms washed-out winter legs overnight.

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Deodorant

Nécessaire
The Deodorant

“Natural deodorant doesn’t work,” said absolutely no one after using this supremely effective (and chic) odor- and wetness-controlling formula.

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Kosas
Kosasport Chemistry Deodorant

This serum deodorant feels unlike anything else you’ve ever put on your pits — and works differently, too, using gentle AHAs to prevent ingrowns and soothe skin.

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Dove
Even Tone Antiperspirant

Your drugstore classic just got an upgrade, with 48-hour sweat protection and niacinamide to help treat hyperpigmentation.

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Fragrance

Maison Sybarite
Amber Gaze

This creamy floral underscored by sandalwood and patchouli smells the way tuberose petals feel: rich and velvety, in a unique water-based formula that clings to skin.

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Ellis Brooklyn
Iso Super Gamma

Clean, earthy, and slightly sweet, this single-note fragrance instantly evokes an indescribable feeling, like a walk in the woods or a salty sea breeze.

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Shocks Of Love
Woo-Woo Me

Perfume meets aromatherapy in this spray-it-anywhere scent of sandalwood, palo santo, and gardenia, ideal for whenever you need to lower your heart rate on short notice.

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