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15 Beauty Products You Should Buy Just for the Packaging

Your medicine cabinet will rival all those bloggers' medicine cabinets.
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Not that the formulas inside aren't brilliant, but...I'm mainly interested in these beauty products for their looks. Does that make me shallow/a bad feminist? Whatever. Here, 15 ridiculously good-looking containers that happen to hold stuff that also do nice things to your skin, face, and nails.
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You can almost feel that heavy glass bottle in your hand, can't you? Herbivore Botanicals Orchid Oil, $64; herbivorebotanicals.com.
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In the future, all makeup will be pointy and super shiny. Ellie Faas Concealer, $40;net-a-porter.com.
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Doubles as a letter opener. Christian Louboutin Rouge Louboutin nail polish, $50; sephora.com.
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Witchy inkwell, which I am also considering as a band name. Rituel de Fille Ash and Ember Eye Soot, $24; ritueldefille.com.
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That font though. Verso Super Eye Serum, $80; bloomingdales.com.
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On the one hand, I would want to see how the marbling blends. On the other hand, it's molded into a pristine star shape. On the third hand, I've seen cake stands that aren't as pretty as this. Anna Sui lipstick, $30; urbanoutfitters.com.
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*sees garbageman coming* *hides box* Lanolin-Agg-Tval Egg White Facial Soap, $5; catbirdnyc.com.
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When you take a swipe of the balm, the gold leaf crushes into millions of sparkly flakes. It doesn't get any fancier than that. Tatcha Camellia Nourishing Lip Balm, $36; tatcha.com.
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Dreamy. (There's also a version printed with diamonds, FYI.) Cremorlab Hydro Plus Snow Falls Melting Cream, $42; peachandlily.com.
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If you couldn't tell, it's supposed to resemble the smoothest, prettiest pebble to ever grace a riverbed. Lilah B. Divine Duo, $46; lilahbeauty.com.
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Even better than a free plastic ring around the bottle neck. (The founder of Hard Candy is also behind this line.) Smith & Cult nail polish, $18; net-a-porter.com.
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Trompe l'oeil at its most adorable. Tony Moly Mini Lip Balms, $10 each, urbanoutfitters.com.
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It's like a tiny building! Lipstick Queen Silver Screen lipstick, $50; us.spacenk.com.
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Not super into math, but those graph-y things speak to me. The Beautiful Mind Series perfume, $165; net-a-porter.com.
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This is the kind of compact that makes you go, "Eff etiquette. I'm whipping this out during the cheese course." Kjaer Weis Highlighter, $56; net-a-porter.com.
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