6 of the Best Aesthetician-Created Skin Care Lines You Need to Know About
By Elise Minton Tabin , Executive Beauty Editor |
You trust your skin to your aesthetician, so it only makes sense to treat your complexion to a myriad of potions and lotions from some of the country’s most renowned aestheticians. If booking an appointment with one of these celebrity skin savers isn’t an option, opt for the next best thing and load your skin up with any one of these aesthetician-created skin care lines.
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Los Angeles–based aesthetician Alexandra Wagner tends to the complexions of celebrities and Venice Beach locals, but it’s her White Tiger Collection of skin care products that really made us stop and take notice. Clean in design and scent yet powerful and effective, the three-piece collection is comprised of white turmeric and a tiger grass plant stem cell complex (hence, the name White Tiger). Ideal for those who want to brighten their skin while maintaining an ideal level of hydration, these transformative products takes supercharged, natural ingredients to the next level.
A living skin legend, New York celebrity aesthetician Joanna Vargas tends to the skin of everyone from Julianne Moore to Rachel Weisz, but it was her line of do-it-all sheet masks and serums that really put her on the map (her hydrating and wrinkle-reducing Forever Glow Anti-Aging Face Mask, $51, is a perpetual favorite of ours). Coupling botanical ingredients with the state-of-the-art technology, her compilation of skin care perfecters promises to leave you with absolutely gorgeous skin.
While the skin-perfecting options Christine Chin offers are pretty much endless—there’s something for breakouts, discoloration, wrinkles and everything else in between—this skin care guru is the go-to for those in the know. With a client list that reads like a who’s who of Hollywood, Chin—and her products—can radically amend your skin. In fact, her acne products have been known to literally annihilate pimples in less than 24 hours.
Her products have been around for years, but recently, celebrity aesthetician Renée Rouleau revamped her line as a way to celebrate 20 years in the biz. Her Intensive Firming Neck Crème ($51) and Smoothing Body Serum ($46) are two must-haves you’ll want to buy by the dozen if the effects of aging hinder places other than your face.
Right now, celebrity aesthetician is big into the hygge movement. In fact, the brand, which was established under the principles of exfoliate, treat and soothe, was founded by Danish skin care expert, Ole Henriksen, so the concept makes perfect sense. With four categories of products—there’s Balance for oily skin; Truth for brightening; Transform to change your skin; and Nurture for dry and sensitive skin types—every single one makes the entire skin care process totally indulgent and relaxing, allowing you to slow down and take time for yourself.
We can’t go one day without slathering our face in celebrity medical aesthetician Kat Radu’s Hydra Cell Vitamin C Serum ($88) and then (later in the day) washing it clean with her Coco Honey Papaya Enzyme Cleanser ($45). The entire collection is cruelty-free, organic and vegan, and works to nourish, protect and heal skin at the cellular level to really make a difference. If the healthy glow our skin sports from her botanical products are evidence that it’s working, then we’ll take it!