Think you know your favorite beauty brands? Think again. In this continuing series, we highlight some of our go-to lines. Read on for some interesting tidbits, plus the rundown on the products that made our list of favorites.
In a world of hyper-pigmented lipstick, diamond-dusted eyeshadow, and (ew) scalpel facials
, it ain't easy getting beauty fans excited about good ol' fashioned, no-gimmicks skin care. That's why it's amazing that Kiehl's
, the East Village institution with apothecary-style packaging, and a famously generous free sample policy
, has such a cult following amongst celebs
(Chloe Sevigny's been spotted swinging her Kiehl's bag down 3rd Avenue), and us normal gals alike.
What keeps us coming back to this back-to-basics line boasting the highest word-per-bottle count this side of Dr. Bronner's Magic Soap? Kiehl's trusty Creme de Corps moisturizer that instantly cures our lizard-like fall skin
; richly foaming shower gel in their signature Original Musk scent; and the only thickening shampoo that really
does give our locks sex-kitten lift and Bardot body.
Ready to meet the scrubs, sprays, and shaving creams that make Kiehl's a perennial cool-girl favorite? Click on for our picks!