Didn’t make the cut during the Olympic Team trials? No sweat, while a ticket to the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics may not be coming your way, you can still go for the gold by swapping out your current product lineup for a heavy metal set. When used topically gold boasts a number of skincare benefits including anti-aging, reducing inflammation, and brightening your complexion. On your strands, flecks of gilded metal will give hair an unparalleled shine. Consider incorporating gold-infused beauty products the beauty equivalent of standing at the top of the podium. Read on for eight ways to give your beauty routine a gold medal.
1. This Works Skin Deep Golden Elixir
Slather on this rose, aloe vera, and 24-karat gold-infused body serum before hitting the beach for skin will look as good as gold.
This Works | $83
2. Sally Hershberger 24K GetGorgeous Stylepro Shampoo
The secret to getting the shiniest strands ever: lathering up with a shampoo packed with 24-karat gold elixir.
Sally Hershberger | $32
3. Omorovicza Gold Shimmer Oil
This shimmering oil will have you covered in gold.
Omorovicza | $80
4. By Terry Gold Elixir Glacé
Enriched with gold particles, a coat of By Terry's gel-cream formula will make skin appear extra luminous.
By Terry | $255
5. Guerlain L'Or Pure Radiance Face Primer
When you prep your complexion with a face primer sprinkled with golden flecks, your makeup is guaranteed to always look like a million bucks.
Guerlain | $74
6. Tatcha Camellia Nourishing Lip Balm
All that glitters is gold when you swipe on Tatcha's moisturizing balm with camellia, macademia nut oils, and crushed 24-K gold leaf petals on your pout.
Tatcha | $36
7. Oribe Gold Envy Luminous Face Mask
Oribe's mask is formulated with gold peptides and caviar lime that delivers a smooth, radiant complexion worth its weight in gold. Bonus: If you're partial to selfies, this gilded face treament is highly 'grammable.
Oribe | $95
8. Peter Thomas Roth 24K Gold Pure Luxury Cleansing Butter
Taking off your makeup at the end of the day is about to get a lot more luxe. Peter Thomas Roth's easily spreadable balm not only melts off the day like butter, the bonus Konjac sponge guarantees a no fuss application.
Peter Thomas Roth | $55