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the top 10 new beauty products

get ready to turn heads.

If you're someone who doesn't 100-percent buy into the whole "6 month" rule for trashing your makeup, then this season's beauty trends may just convert you. Switch up your ordinary look with bright mascaras, glittery eyelids, and rosy cheeks that'll take you straight from the beach to the bar to the after-party....they're that good.

Check out the gallery for our 10 favorite new beauty products and get shopping. After all, there's nothing that turns heads more than a killer makeover.

Yes to Coconut Ultra Light Spray Body Lotion, $10

With its non-greasy, vitamin-rich combination of coconut oil, sunflower, and aloe, this natural lotion is proven to deliver 24-hour moisture to cracked summer skin. Just spray all over skin, gently rub, and go!

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Ciaté LashLights, $17

When the brand that introduced the caviar and velvet nail comes up with a cosmetics line, you can't help but have high expectations. Luckily Ciaté London's LashLights, a line of high-intensity, high-pigmented mascara, doesn't disappoint. Unique in its gel-like formula, simply sweep a coat over your regular mascara to brighten and widen eyes with a pop of electric blue, aqua, pink, purple, or green color.

BITE Beauty Matte Créme Lip Crayon (Fall Shades), $24

Never was there ever such an impressive lush, long-lasting lip crayon until BITE entered the beauty game. Their new fall shades, our favorites being Framboise and Peche, add a fresh perspective to the paraben-free, sulfate-free hydrating makeup bag staple.

Urban Decay "Pulp Fiction" Heavy Metal Glitter Eyeliner in Gunmetal, $19

Inspired by the incredibly badass Mia Wallace, this black and silver liquid liner is formulated with peach, carrot, and cucumber extract to condition and soften skin to create a buildable, intense look.

NARS Blush in "Unlawful," $30

This new rosy-brown shade, the newest to NARS' permanent blush collection, adds a healthy warm glow to any skin tone.

Oribe Gold Lust Repair & Restore Shampoo and Conditioner, $48 + $49

Formulated for all hair types, this shampoo and conditioner restores damaged tresses to their former glory thanks to Oribe's signature complex (made from watermelon, lychee, and edelweiss flower extracts), Mediterranean cyress extract, and argan, maracuja, and bergamot oil blend. 

Smashbox Be Legendary Long-Wear Lip Lacquer, $24

Sweep one coat across your pout and the vibrant lip-staining pigments and glossy-finish pearls will do the rest.

GIVENCHY Ombre Couture Cream Eyeshadow in "Insolate," $23

Can words even describe this Midas-like creamy, long-lasting shadow?

Topshop Glow Stick in "Play Up," $20

Topshop's Ibiza-inspired summer beauty line is filled with some of the best products of the moment. But the real highlight? (No pun intended.) Their light-reflecting cream highlighter, which creates an optical illusion on even the most unimpressive bone structures.

STELLA Eau de Parfum, $92

Stella McCartney's premiere fragrance captures the essence of the English countryside with heavy floral and amber notes.