The dreary weather and grey clouds bring their own share of monsoon worries. Fortunately, there's a fix for all of them. Whether it is exercising at home that you'd like more tailored to your workout or mascara that won't run down your face in streams of black, August launches in the lifestyle space have a whole lot to offer. In fact, we think these are bound to brighten your gloomy monsoon days. Take a look at our list of new lifestyle launches in August 2022 that you won't be able to do without.
Lifestyle Launches For August 2022: Skincare, Haircare, Footwear, Books And More
From a mask that will ease your cracked and chapped lips to sliders that can withstand water and look good doing so, we've got all the information you need right here. We've picked only the best launches of the month so that you can take your pick from among them.
Want skin that is healthy and supple without compromising on how it feels when you apply it? The Kama Ayurveda Eladi Hydrating Light Cream will be that for you. Its ingredient list includes green cardamom, costus, beetroot and vitamin E as its heroes. Not only does it leave skin feeling smooth, it helps firm its texture, retain moisture and relieve dryness. All of that, without the skin looking greasy and feeling weighed down.
If you find yourself with dry and chapped lips even when it isn't the throes of winter, you need more than just lip balm to do the job. The Quench Mon Cherry Lip Nourishing Sleeping Mask goes on as a thick, viscous layer and repairs your cracks and dryness through the night. With cherry blossom, grapefruit and pearl in its formula, you wake up to much softer and smoother lips in the morning.
Rs 359, was Rs 399
Thoughts don't always translate into the right words that come out of the mouth. To break down that barrier and positively impact your life, you need a communication tool kit you can use every day. Don't Shut Up by Prakhar Gupta and Mudit Yadav is your answer. The two wordsmiths come together to tell stories that will make us laugh, reflect and teach us the simple art of communication. Including actual real-life situations and how you can tackle them with your newfound communication skills, you'll want to get your hands on this book and keep it close.
Blending the ideals of Ayurveda with chemistry, inde wild by Diipa Khosla has taken the international beauty world by storm and now, India as well. The AM Sunrise Glow Serum is made for day use and promises to brighten and smooth the appearance with 15% pure vitamin C and E, ferulic acid, niacinamide, and hyaluronic acid. The PM Sunset Restore Serum is the first-ever Ayurvedic skin solution that contains bakuchiol and helps to restore the skin's texture, firmness, hydration while also stimulating collagen production.
Rs 1,970 each
There's no one in the makeup sphere who hasn't heard of the Maybelline New York Lash Sensational Sky High Waterproof Mascara. Its waterproof formula gives an impressive degree of length and volume to the lashes with a unique flex tower mascara brush that bends and bows to make sure your lashes look luscious.
Lovers of K-pop can now accessorize with the signature styles of Korea. Charles & Keith launches their Fall 2022 collection which is spotted on K-pop girl band ITZY who are global brand ambassadors. Footwear includes a variety of boots, pumps and loafers in finishes of patent leather, shearing and more. The glossy bags come in unique cube and oversized oval silhouettes in core shades of black and white with pops of colour thrown in between. Think Matrix-inspired and futuristic fashion for this line but with a softer blow-up bubble look.
Drive away blemishes with the Sebium Gel Moussant Actif by Bioderma, which contains glycolic and salicylic acid. It purifies the face and unclogs pores whilst respecting the skin's ecosystem and regulating the skin's natural sebum production mechanism. For sensitive skin, turn to the Sensibio Defensive Rich Cream. The active soothing cream prevents skin reaction, oxidative stress and changes in the barrier function by external irritants along with keeping it moisturized.
Rs 1,799 and Rs 825 respectively
If the last high intensity interval training workout you did nearly had you skid because you used an incorrect mat, replace it with the TEGO Zone Mat. It has a natural rubber base to support intensity and a premium TPE upper for a soft, grippy feel. Basically, it is engineered exactly for those who turn to HIIT exercises and calisthenic movements. Its compact design also allows for more room to dig in your heels and land with ease through fast paced workouts.
Monsoons are when all the possible hair problems come to the surface; from dryness to frizz. Juicy Chemistry launched the Moisturising Daily Use Shampoo and Frizz Perfect Hair Serum right in time. The shampoo has a cream-formula with rice water and oat milk that strengthens the hair follicle, smooths frizz and nourishes the scalp. The serum, with jojoba and oat kernel oil, is lightweight and absorbs quickly. It helps combat frizz and prevent split-ends so that hair is smooth and silky.
Rs 599 and Rs 699 respectively
What better than a burst of brights to drive away the monsoon greys! FitFlop collaborates with London-based multidisciplinary artist and star designer Yinka Ilori to launch a capsule collection that translated Ilori's signature vibrant style to five of the brand's most popular shoe designs. Along with featuring gloriously bright shades, each FitFlop shoe is also biomechanically engineered to complement body structure, joint alignment, and natural movement.