September’s Must-Have Beauty Favorites featured rich eye creams, bronze balms, no-rinse hair washes and more! And now October’s is giving you some must-have skincare staples, one-product hair washes, rejuvenating hand sanitizers, and more!

Plantkos Phyto Replenishing Facial Essence has permanently made its way into my skincare regimen. First off, there’s something about the smell of this essence that’s extremely nostalgic — you’ll want to reach for it multiple times in a day, just based on the smell alone. In addition, its formulated with rose water which refreshes the skin, licorice which reduces inflammation, chamomile which heals the skin and provides antioxidant benefits, and probiotic ferment which improves skin hydration and moisturization. Take it from us — you need this facial essence in your skincare routine! 

Grab a bottle for just $47 here!

Glow Recipe’s Watermelon Glow Niacinimide Dew Drops is another beauty product that has undeniably cemented its way into my skincare routine. My current regimen is focused on diminishing dark spots and hyperpigmentation, and although it already consists of multiple products packed with vitamin C, these Niacinmide Dew Drops kick things into overdrive. 

You’re bound to see and feel a visible difference in your skin upon first use. And, of course, this product is also known for being the perfect base for achieving a glowy foundation. Grab yours for $34 here!

I underestimated how necessary a lip mask is until I tried LAPCOS’ Very Berry Lip Patch. The rejuvenation that your lips feel after wearing this mask is unmatched. And each is formulated with superberry complex, aloe vera, peppermint leaf extract, and hyaluronic acid.

Reveal lips that are more supple and soft for just $4 here, or grab a pack of five for $19.50 here!

What do you do when you forget to apply sunscreen under your makeup? Good question, right? Well, with Naked Sundays’ SPF50+ Hydrating Glow Mist, you don’t have to worry about that ever being a problem again. It features a non-sticky, non-greasy formula, and its perfect mist keeps your makeup in place – even if you love heavy spritzes. 

In addition, this product makes the perfect sunscreen to keep with you for reapplying on the go. Now, what’s really better than that? Grab this Glow Mist, infused with hyaluronic acid, watermelon extract, and vitamin c-rich kakadu plum, for just $30 here!

Kick your eyeshadow game up a notch with Luna Magic’s Desnuda Eyeshadow Palette! This palette features nine shades of smokey and shimmery greatness, which are perfect for a dressed-up or dressed-down evening. 

This brand is also Latina and Black-owned, and recently partnered with Target to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month! Grab Desnuda for $14.99 here!

Beautycounter’s Beyond Gloss won my heart over with just one use! I grabbed the shade “Magnolia Shimmer” and it is the perfect pink, packed with beautiful sparkles. These glosses deliver “high-impact shine” and “conditioning lip benefits,” which means it never feels sticky on the lips — definitely a must-have product!

Grab your favorite shade for $32 here!

If you’ve been looking for a one-and-done product to simplify your wash day routine then let’s just say, we’ve found it. This Deep Conditioning Hair Wash by Hairstory is perfect for cleansing thick, heavy curls, and leaving a rejuvenating bounce. This creaming cleanser even works to “restore your scalp’s natural balance” without stripping its oils or protective barrier. 

Grab this wash for $42 here, and pair it with the Hair Balm (Leave-In Styling Curl Cream & Conditioner) for foolproof airdrying, available here.

I never realized the importance of keeping cuticle oil on hand until I received this one from Mazz Hanna. Whenever your nails feel like they need a moisturizing pick-me-up or after you’ve just finished getting them done at home or at the salon, roll this baby on and experience its goodness. 

Grab yours for $29 here!

We recommend making Aprés your go-to nail care brand for this fall and beyond. Aprés has a super wide variety of gel couleur options that range from calm pastels to bold hues. You can purchase sets of 25 Couleurs to 50 Couleurs to 100Or you can keep things simple and stick to one couleur at a time. Pictured above is “Ochre Okurrr” available for just $14.99 here!

When I saw Touchland’s muted pink Glow Mist in the scent “Rosewater,” I had to grab it, just based on the packaging alone! But believe me when I tell you, this product goes above and beyond your average hand sanitizer. This “Rosewater” scent is the “world’s first rejuvenating hand sanitizer.” And its formula works to rejuvenate, purify and detoxify skin while “visibly restoring” its youthful glow.

It’s packed with 500 sprays, vegan and cruelty-free, and also is an Allure Best of Beauty winner for 2022. Need we say more? Grab yours for $16 here!