With individual preferences and tastes varying wildly, finding the best beauty products for yourself or friends is easier said than done. However, certain products can always be considered essentials. For this spring season, we’ve curated a list of must-have products – including a few fragrant favourites – that are worth splurging on.

La Prairie Skin Caviar Luxe Cream Premier

This lavish product incorporates the science of caviar and potent ingredients that deliver visible and effective outcomes. Enriched with vitamins and antioxidants, it provides multiple skincare advantages, such as moisturizing, illuminating, and diminishing the visibility of fine lines and wrinkles. You’ll be grateful for investing in this exceptional product.

Available on ounass.ae

Givenchy – L’Interdit Eau de Parfum Rouge

Upon spraying L’Interdit Rouge, the fragrance instantly evokes the iconic L’Interdit scent, accompanied by a subtle yet intense blend of spicy red and tangy Sicilian blood orange. While maintaining its sophisticated and elegant vibe, GIVENCHY L’Interdit Rouge exudes a captivating aura that’s enigmatic and sensual.

Available on sephora.ae

Olivianna’s Soothing Seed Oils Cleansing Balm

This balm cleanses your skin by eliminating impurities and enhancing the potency of your subsequent skincare products. If you have dry skin, this balm is nourishing and soothing. It provides a nurturing sensation while effortlessly rinsing away, leaving a pleasant natural aroma. A small amount goes a long way, and its lasting effects are remarkable.

Available on olivianna.com

Clarins Lip Comfort Oil – Honey

The versatility of Clarins Comfort Lip Oil is impressive – you can layer it on top of a lip stain for a glossy finish, apply it before bedtime for extra hydration overnight, or wear it alone as a lip gloss. This oil should be on your list if you’re pursuing a hydrating lip product.

Available on clarins.com

Huda Beauty’s Get Even Rose Oil

A luminous and hydrated complexion awaits you with the Get Even Rose Oil. Infused with 15 highly nourishing oils, this non-comedogenic oil seals moisture and enhances your skin’s radiance. Even if you have a combination skin type or struggle with your T-zone, this oil can effectively moisturize your skin, ultimately reducing excessive oil production.

Available on hudabeauty.com

L’Occitane Almond Shower Gel

Although a hot shower is a relaxing experience, incorporating L’Occitane Almond Shower Oil into your body care routine takes it to the next level of indulgence. This oil-to-milk cleanser, enriched with a luxurious blend of shea butter, almond, grapeseed, and coconut oils, elevates the standard for body wash. After showering and drying off, your skin feels as soft and smooth as satin.

Available on loccitane.com

Prada Paradoxe Eau De Parfum

Prada Paradoxe embodies the ultimate balance of seductive and sweet floral notes. The sweetness is mature and intricate, avoiding any sickly or overly sugary scent. Although it may not appeal to everyone due to its pronounced sweetness, if you appreciate a fresh and floral aroma, this fragrance is the one for you.

Available on prada.com

La Roche-Posay Anthelios Ultra Light Sunscreen SPF60

La Roche-Posay Anthelios Ultra-Light Sunscreen has a fluid and airy consistency, providing a semi-matte effect on the skin that doesn’t sacrifice radiance. Unlike many other sunscreens, it doesn’t cause stinging or run into the eyes. Furthermore, it is absorbed by the skin in seconds without any greasy residue. Its fragrance-free formula makes it suitable for those with sensitive skin.

Available on laroche-posay.com

Givenchy Beauty, Le Rouge Sheer Velvet

Experience the perfect fusion of intense color and a soft, blurred finish with Givenchy’s latest addition, the Le Rouge Sheer Velvet lipstick. This innovative sheer matte formula, enriched with nourishing mango butter and vibrant pigments, provides a weightless, comfortable feel while delivering a long-wear effect for up to 12 hours. With 11 shades to choose from, this refillable lipstick is a must-have for any beauty lover.

Available on sephora.ae

Keep an eye out for more of these curated lists as we continue to suggest new and exciting products to help elevate your beauty routine.

Rand Al-Hadethi is an art, culture, and fashion writer who approaches all her creative endeavours with a penchant for storytelling. She explores the intersection of fashion, culture, and society and sheds light on talent and cultural movements across the Middle East and the world. Rand also publishes a bi-monthly themed substack newsletter called WebWeaver™. To reach Rand, email her at rand@khamsa5.com or follow her on social media @rundoozz.