What I Love About Me: Brooklyn

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With bold beauty looks, next-level street style, and some major attitude to match, the ladies of Brooklyn have us in a New York state of mind. Lucky for us, they’ve spilled their secrets and go-to products for trendsetting in this ultra-cool outer borough. Read on for the skincare, makeup, and hair goods that keep them looking as confident as they feel.

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Shayna Conde

Actor and Model, @shaynarc

“Like many black women, I had a complicated relationship with my hair growing up. Now, I love and appreciate it.”

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Major Mascara
Marc Jacobs Beauty sephora.com
$14.00

Velvet Noir Major Volume Mascara

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Go-To Eyeshadow
NYX Professional Makeup ulta.com
$6.00

NYX Professional Makeup Prismatic Eyeshadow in Gilded

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Curl Enhancer
Cantu walmart.com

Cantu Shea Butter Leave-In Conditioning Repair Cream

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Racheal Gunter

Hair Stylist, @dairygothmother

“I used to put on a full face look every single day, but now I try and just do one single detail that makes my makeup striking, like this glitter tear drop.”

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Most Valuable Mascara
Too Faced sephora.com
$25.00

Better Than Sex Mascara

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Favorite Moisturizer
Aquaphor amazon.com
$11.99
$9.58 (20% off)

Aquaphor Healing Ointment 

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Brow Beater
Kat Von D sephora.com
$19.00

24-Hour Super Brow Long-Wear Pomade

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Sakura Bready

Creative Director, @sakurabready

“I always present myself playfully. I look like this on weekends and for work meetings. I never play myself down.”

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Daily SPF
Supergoop! sephora.com
$25.00

Glow Stick Sunscreen SPF 50

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Gentle Hydrator
Cetaphil ulta.com
$16.99

Daily Facial Moisturizer

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Everyday Liquid Liner
L'Oréal ulta.com
$8.99

Infallible Super Slim Liquid Eyeliner

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Anna Sabatini

Photo Editor, @annasabatini

“I cut my own hair. My bangs are my thing, and they make it easy to
walk out the door looking styled.”

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Sensitive Skin Savior
Decorté decortecosmetics.com
$115.00

Moisture Liposome Serum

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Daily Complexion Smoother
Erborian sephora.com
$44.00

CC Crème High Definition Radiance Face Cream Skin Perfector

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Go-To Mascara
Charlotte Tilbury sephora.com
$32.00

Legendary Lashes Volume 2 Mascara

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Mimi Quiquine

Artist, @mimiquiquine

“I used to try and align myself with the feminine styles my friends wear, but I’d rather be comfortable, and I’m happy with that.”

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Morning Cleanser
SheaMoisture sheamoisture.com
$10.99

Matcha Green Tea & Probiotics Transforming Clay-To-Cream Cleanser

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Quick Conditioner
Nutiva vitaminshoppe.com
$12.99

Nutiva Organic, Cold-Pressed, Unrefined, Virgin Coconut Oil 

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Subtle Concealer
NARS sephora.com
$30.00

Soft Matte Complete Concealer

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Charlotte Palermino

Co-founder at Nice Paper, @charlotteparler

“I like to ‘bring some shoulder’ into a room. I dress myself
in power suits to look strong.”

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Holy Grail Highlighter
Benefit Cosmetics sephora.com
$26.00

High Beam Liquid Face Highlighter

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Daily Exfoliator
SkinCeuticals dermstore.com
$166.00

C E Ferulic

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Favorite Texturizer
Fatboy Hair amazon.com
$21.00

Fatboy Hair Perfect Putty

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Maya Allen

Digital Beauty Editor, @mayaalenaa

“The female body is so beautiful. I grew up with insecurities, but now I’m super confident about my curves.”

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Holy Grail Hydrator
Dr. Barbara Sturm molecular-cosmetics.com
$300.00

Hyaluronic Serum

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Her Ultimate Moisturizer
Drunk Elephant sephora.com
$40.00

Virgin Marula Luxury Facial Oil

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All-Time Favorite Red
Smashbox ulta.com
$24.00

Always On Matte Liquid Lipstick in Bawse

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Song Hee

Hairdresser, @songisabelhee

“The older I get, the more self-realized I become. I’m more accepting of how my body and my face are changing.”

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Signature Scent
Blackbird ofakind.com
$88.00

Pipe Bomb

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