What's Hot: Beauty

After getting through these winter holidays, it’s time to treat yourself before heading into Carnival season. These local shops and vendors offer a wide array of products to help you step into the new year feeling beautiful, refreshed and renewed.

1. This natural weightless formula foundation, available in 14 shades, hydrates while providing nourishing coverage. Voodoo Makeup, 515 St. Louis St., 756-4500, VoodooMakeup.com

2. Improve your pucker with Skin Medica HA5, which incorporates the science of Hyaluronic acids and lip-plumping agents for fullness and hydration. Dr. Sean R. Weiss Facial and Reconstructive Surgery, 2201 Veterans Blvd., Suite 408, Metairie, 814-3233, SeanWeissMD.com

3. Stay refreshed with this non-toxic, aluminum-free deodorant with bacteria-busting properties and soothing aloe to protect delicate skin. Oxalis Apothecary, available at multiple local locations, OxalisApothecary.com

4. Smooth, soft hair just got easier with Speed of Light Blow Dry Accelerator Spray. Paris Parker, multiple local locations, (877) 878-4438, ParisParker.com

5. Incorporate Sonoma lavender heated blankets, neck rolls, neck pillows and eye masks into your self-care routine. The lavender and eucalyptus aromatherapy soothes rattled nerves while the weight and adjustable temperature of flaxseed helps heal strained muscles. Woodhouse Day Spa, 4030 Canal St., 482-6652, WoodhouseDaySpas.com

6. Exfoliate and nourish your skin with Black Jack Body Scrub, handmade in the Bywater using locally roasted coffee beans, Louisiana brown sugar, Pacific sea salt, organic sunflower, sweet almond and olive oils, a blend of essential oils and vitamin E. Southern Rhoades Apothecary, 432-9782, SouthernRhoades.com

7. Show off some local flair for the new year with the “Winter Krewe” collection, which are vegan and cruelty-free. Pictured are: Big Easy Ballin’, Dressed, Cher;,Creole Mustard, Mais La;, Ridin’ the Tracks,  Under Da Sea and Beans, Boudin & Brass. Native Polish, available at multiple local locations, NativeNailPolish.com

8. Accent Prime is Alma Lasers’ most revolutionary technology in body-contouring, skin-tightening, cellulite-reduction and hair-removal. Belladonna Day Spa, 2900 Magazine St., 891-4393, BelladonnaDaySpa.com