17 Beauty Items French Women Always Use to Look Effortlessly Chic

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French women have mastered the art of effortlessly looking chic and presentable. It might seem rather enigmatic, but the elements are pretty simple: a signature red lip, perfectly tousled tresses, smoldering eyes, flawless skin, and an elegant signature scent. The best part is you don't even need to book a flight to Paris to replicate this look—just head over to Nordstrom's beauty section. Keep scrolling to see my top picks from my favorite Parisian tastemakers and iconic French beauty brands.

Associate Beauty Editor, Branded Content

Emma is an associate beauty editor of branded content. She’s a passionate writer who loves all things beauty, wellness, and personal growth. Before pursuing writing, she worked in influencer marketing at Gallery Media Group, which owns digital brand PureWow. She lives in New York City, where you can usually find her running to a Pilates class or sipping on a green juice in the park.