Why This is the Only Foundation You’ll Ever Want To Wear

The hunt for a foundation that’s lightweight, buildable, and good for your skin ends here. Tint Skin Hydrating Foundation blends seamlessly on a range of skin tones, builds to your ideal coverage, feels weightless all day, and is formulated with sodium hyaluronate to attract and seal in essential moisture. Not all foundations are created equal. Here are five reasons why our best-selling foundation is a customer-voted favorite and a cut above the rest.

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7 Unexpected Ways To Use Facial Oils

By now, you’re probably familiar with the skin care uses for plant-based facial oils, but how about the lesser-known hacks? The same nutrient-rich and vitamin-packed formulas that add radiance to your complexion can also treat cracked cuticles and double as highlighters. Here’s how you can use your Beautycounter facial oils in seven unexpected ways.

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Everything You Need to Know About Charcoal Soap

If the idea of cleansing your face with charcoal sounds a little counterintuitive, we’re here to clear up (pun intended) any doubts. Our Charcoal Cleansing Bar works to clarify and detoxify your skin without dehydrating it. Read on for five reasons this charcoal soap is the essential you never knew you needed… until now.

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3 Reasons Why You’ll Want to Choose This Physical Sunscreen

Maybe you’ve heard of the term ‘physical sunscreen’? Basically, it’s just another word for mineral sunscreen, which works like a shield by reflecting and scattering UV rays to prevent them from penetrating or damaging the skin. At Beautycounter, we use mineral non-nanoparticle zinc oxide as the sunblocker. Why do we say no to nanoparticles? Because they’re so tiny they may penetrate the skin’s defenses and make their way into the bloodstream and have adverse health effects. There’s not enough data to know for sure, but we don’t think it’s worth the risk, so we steer clear of them. Read more to see why our sunscreen comes out on top:

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Why We Love Facial Mists and You Should Too

When it comes to beauty essentials, you might think of items like foundation, mascara, moisturizer, and sunscreen. There’s another essential product that belongs on your radar that’s been a long-standing Korean beauty trend and it’s finally landed here: facial mists. We love facial mists, and for good reason! Regardless of your skin type, a mist can help you achieve a vibrant complexion and improve your makeup staying power throughout the day. Here’s what you need to know about mists and how to incorporate them into your skin care routine.

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The Difference Between Essential Oils & Synthetic Fragrance

Smell is a wonderfully powerful sense. It can impact our mood or recall a long-dormant memory. It can be evocative or soothing, attractive or intriguing. That’s why so many beauty products are infused with fragrance… we’re drawn to enchanting aromas.

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Screening and Testing: The First Step to Better Beauty Products

Health and beauty… these two words have been joined so frequently they’ve become a singular phrase. We shop the health and beauty section at the store, and we order health and beauty products online. Manufacturers love to play up this pairing with ambiguous marketing language intended to foster consumer confidence in the safety of their products. But, the truth is there isn’t sufficient research on the health impact of many regularly used ingredients in personal care products. That means manufacturers must make their own judgements about the safety of a product.

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Controlling Contaminants in the Beauty Industry

Outdated and under-regulated in the US, the beauty industry is a crowded, confusing marketplace with many products and manufacturers making bold claims. It’s difficult to discern fact from fiction, and choose products that are both safer and effective. That’s why we make transparency and consumer education a top priority… it’s central to who we are at Beautycounter.

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How to Give Your Skin a Balancing Boost

You might think oily or combination skin is the trickiest type to work with, but it doesn’t have to be! With the right products and a solid regimen, it can be just as easy to manage and balance as other skin types. Some extra attention goes a long way to prevent and protect, so you can walk away looking more radiant.

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