This year especially, fall beauty trends feel more exciting than ever. From trending hair colors to skin care–infused makeup products and fresh takes on early-aughts glam, there’s a certain eagerness to experiment. Even those not quite ready for big risk might relish embracing fall/winter-forward skin care rather than the weightless formulas summer called for. Either way, we tapped beauty experts on the trends and products that will reign supreme this fall. Here, a shoppable guide of their predictions along with an edit of what to buy.
New York City–based esthetician Sean Garrette says skin-barrier repair will be on the rise this fall. “After a long summer of being in the sun and on beaches consistently, we really want to rehabilitate and nourish our skin throughout the fall/winter season,” he explains. Start with PCA Skin’s serum enriched with hyaluronic acid, niacinamide, and ceramides to strengthen the skin barrier, and finish your routine with U Beauty’s reparative moisturizer formulated to fortify and smooth skin.
PCA Skin Hyaluronic Acid Boosting Serum
“Autumn fragrance trends bring on the warmer toasty notes that give us that sensation of fireside cuddles and hot cocoa,” says Sephora beauty director David Razzano. “It’s the perfect season to start layering your scents as well, creating your own unique blanket of fragrance to wrap yourself in.” He’s partial to Maison Margiela Replica Coffee Break for its pairing of warm, spicy notes with sweet milky aromas. A thoughtful alternative could be Byredo’s Slow Dance, which has notes of vanilla and patchouli at its base, enhanced with sensual amber, violet, and labdanum.
Maison Margiela ‘Replica’ Coffee Break Eau de Toilette
Byredo Slow Dance Eau de Parfum
“With weather changing from summer to fall, so do our skin textures, tonality, and makeup trends. I always suggest having at least two …….