Beauty Buzz: Shay Mitchell’s Carmex Kisses, Freshly Freckled for Fall, and Make Way for Clay


Shay Mitchells pout is about to get much more plush thanks to her partnership with Carmex. The Pretty Little Liar will serve as the face of the brand’s new Moisture Plus line of stylish lip balms. Mitchell has grown up with the brand and was delighted to become a part of the beauty brand’s family, stating, “I’m very excited about all of the fashionable new design options that are now available. Using a cute product with designs to complement my daily style makes it even better.” [Glam Inbox]

While fresh faces have been in for a few season, this fall it’s getting spiced with an unexpected element: freckles. In lieu of covering the speckled skin in foundation, you can enhance them easily with felt-tipped brow pen (lighter than you natural hair color). The results will not only look more natural but even add a more youthful appeal! [Elle]

Shailene Woodley was the first to tout the benefits of clay, but the earthy element has quickly caught on to become the latest beauty craze in Hollywood. Zoe Kravitz and Salma Hayek have used it to not only bulk up their immune systems, but even drop a few pounds. While there are risks of contamination by consuming the clay, external application, like toothpaste (Woodley loves Earthpaste) to get all of the boosting benefits. [New York Times]

Herbal Essences wants to adapt to every facet of you, starting with your strands. We got a peek at the brand’s new clip after the premiere of the “Bang Bang” music video at the MTV Video Music Awards. The commercial features a group of girls traversing different genres of our favorite movies and TV shows, embodying the adventurous spirit innate in every girl. Who says you can’t have fun and look good doing it? [YouTube]

NUDE Skincare wants to improve your complexion from the inside out by partnering with Elixir Juice Bar. Starting Labor Day, beauty buffs with a healthy obsession in Dallas and New York can snap up a NUDE Juice: Your Skin Craves It. The drink blends the same potent ingredients in the skincare range, including cold pressed ginger juice, raw unfiltered honey, black mission figs, Saigon cinnamon, probiotics, Sunwarrior raw vegan protein almond milk, and mango. Talk about look good, feel good! [Glam Inbox]

Enviable French tresses will now be easier to snag than ever, as Dessange Paris is finally making its way to U.S. shores in September exclusively at Target. Four collections – California Blonde, Solar Blonde Naturale, Salon Color Restore, and Oleo Miracle—comprise the range to address all of our hair woes. The new release marks a big milestone for the 60 year-old brand, which became a household name thanks to Brigitte Bardot. In other words, this is bombshell in a bottle! [WWD]