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By Erin Lukas
Mar 02, 2021 @ 12:16 pm
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Best New Products Launching in March
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With most of the winter behind us, it's feels reasonable to actually get excited about spring now.

The days are getting longer, brighter, and of course, slightly warmer, and beauty brands are feeling it, too. At least, I think they are based on the new launches that are dropping this month.

With many of us still choosing sweats over real pants, Gucci's seasonal jewel-tone eyeliners will standout on Zoom calls. Peace Out's first cleanser is powered by ingredients for acne-prone skin, which will inevitably come in handy when dealing with maskne. And Philosophy's one-step cleanser is perfect for those nights when you're just too exhausted to double cleanse after being inside all day.

Ahead, we've done the cherry-picking for you and rounded up the 15 best new beauty products launching in March 2021.

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Lancer Gentle Exfoliating Peel Pad

Best New Beauty Products March 2021
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With 7% lactic acid and papaya extracts (chemical exfoliants), bakuchoil (a plant-based vitamin A), and soothing oatmeal, these treatment pads work to boost skin's clarity and radiance. Another plus? They're made with biodegradable bamboo in effort to reduce waste.

To shop: $75/45; lancerskincare.com

Gucci Stylo Contour Des Yeux Khol Eyeliner

Best New Beauty Products March 2021
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Since Zoom is still going to be the safest gathering place this spring, there's no better time to experiment with colorful eyeliner looks. These Gucci kohl pencils can be used to add a flash of color close to the waterline or blended allover the lid like eyeshadow. Choose from four jewel tones, plus pewter and black for anyone who likes to keep things neutral.

To shop: $37 each; sephora.com

Philosophy Purity One-Step Facial Cleanser With Charcoal Powder

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This remix of Philosophy's best-selling 3-in-1 cleanser, makeup remover, and hydrator includes charcoal to further absorb excess oil from the skin.

To shop: $25; philosophy.com

Maui Moisture Curl Quench + Coconut Oil Ultra-Hold Gel for Curly Hair

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The vegan drugstore brand's first collection of styling products includes a strong-hold gel. Thanks to aloe vera and coconut oil, the formula doesn't leave curls hard and crunchy.

To shop: $7; amazon.com

bareMinerals Gen Nude Blonzer Blush + Blonzer

Best New Beauty Products March 2021
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What do you get when you combine a blush with a bronzer? This "blonzer" by bareminerals. The hybrid product adds a warm, rosy glow in a couple swipes and comes in three shades for all skin tones. And hey, it's never too early to get started on your summer glow — and this compact makes it easy.

To shop: $24; sephora.com

Living Proof Scalp Care Revitalizing Treatment

Best New Beauty Products March 2021
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Thinning hair and excessive shedding have been on the rise throughout the pandemic. That's where Living Proof's new innovation comes in. The brand's scalp treatment works to strengthen hair at the root and improve the appearance of thinning strands by plumping the hair fiber.

To shop: $32; sephora.com

Black Opal True Melanin High Impact Eyeshadow Palette

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Nude eye makeup isn't one shade fits all. That's the inspiration behind Black Opal's True Melanin High Impact Eyeshadow Palette, a 12-pan palette of curated, highly-pigmented, neutral shades that look gorgeous on dark skin tones.

To shop: $15; ulta.com

Peace Out Blemish Balm Cleanser

Best New Beauty Products March 2021
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Peace Out's first cleanser is formulated with acne-prone skin in mind. It contains both physical and chemical exfoliants to help clear impurities and refine the appearance of pores. Plus, it preps skin so acne treatments are better absorbed. Ceramides support skin hydration and prevent further irritation.

To shop: $22; sephora.com

Moroccanoil Dry Scalp Treatment

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Along with nourishing hero ingredient argan oil, Morrocanoil's scalp treatment contains salicylic acid to lift and prevent buildup and geranium oil to further soothe and hydrate the skin. The formula is safe for all hair types and textures, including color-treated hair.

To shop: $38; sephora.com

Davines Heart of Glass Intense Treatment

Best New Beauty Products March 2021
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Platinum blonde hair often gets called out for being delicate, but the reality is that all shades of blonde hair, both natural and dyed, is prone to breakage and fading. Davines' Heart of Glass collection addresses these concerns with a bond-building complex and plant-based extracts that reconnect broken hair, prevent UV and heat tool damage, and gets rid of brassiness and dullness. The Intense Treatment is a strengthening rinse-off mask that's applied to damp, clean hair once a week (or more if hair is severely damaged).

To shop: $34; amazon.com (available March 15)

Lancôme Clarifique Double Essence

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This dual-purpose essence gentle exfoliates skin to improve texture and tone while simultaneously adding hydration back in and prepping skin for what's to come next in your routine. It's all thanks to AHA and BHA acids and sunflower and grapeseed oil.

To shop: $95; lancome-use.com

Hèrmes Rouge Hermes Satin Lipstick

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After being hidden behind face masks for the past year, your lips deserve a treat. Enter Hèrmes' limited edition shades for spring, including Corail Aqua, a warm fire-y red. Expect everyone on the Zoom call to ask what lipstick you're wearing.

To shop: $72; hermes.com

StriVectin Super-C Spf 30 Vitamin C Moisturizer

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Thanks to two different forms of vitamin C, StriVectin's brightening moisturizer works to minimize dark spots and hyperpigmentation with continued use, while instantly boosting radiance. On top of antioxidant protection, the formula also includes SPF 30 protection against UVA/UVB rays and blue light damage.

To shop: $69; ulta.com

Kate Somerville KateCeuticals Firming Serum with Hyaluronic Acid

Best New Beauty Products March 2021
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This serum by Kate Somerville works to repair signs of aging, including loss of firmness, elasticity, and dryness, thanks to a peptide complex and antioxidants. The formula also includes hyaluronic acid and mukul myrrh extract for instant plumpness and hydration.

To shop: $98; sephora.com

Covergirl Clean Fresh Lip Tint

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Get the best of lip gloss and lip oil in this one Covergirl product. The lightweight tint has sheer color payoff and a plethora of moisturizing ingredients that don't leave lips sticky. Choose from six shades, including this berry one.

To shop: $10; ulta.com