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The Best in Beauty and Style This Week: Smooth as Silk

Silk is defined as a fine, strong, yet soft, and lustrous fabric. Designers from New York Fashion Week to London Fashion Week used silk in several designs. Although it was a popular runway aesthetic, it’s available to everyone, at any budget. In fact, it’s noted as one of the biggest fashion trends this year. From vital fashion pieces to fresh-faced beauty products, we are spilling all the glossy secrets to getting that silky-smooth look.

Babaton Utility Silk Button-Up, $148

Babaton, Utility Silk Button-Up, $148

A silk button-up is a staple every woman should own in her closet for the upcoming season. From day to night, the Babaton button-up, made from 100% silk, is effortlessly refined for all looks and occasions.

Montunas, Isla Leather Bucket Bag, $495

With inspiration drawn from a hanging planter at the Montunas Orchard House, this structured leather bucket bag cultivates a Costa Rican essence. The delicate silk strap offers two ways for the purse to be worn, making it a chic handbag and functional shoulder bag all at once.

Huda Beauty, Silk Balm Hydra-plumping Lip Balm, $21

This glossy lip balm offers luscious, plump lips without the tingling burn, to ensure silky smooth hydration. In its universal shade, Huda Beauty’s Silk Balm uses Hyaluronic Filling Spheres, Soybeans, and Licorice Extract to accentuate the lips in its fullest, softest form.

SLIP Pillowcase, $89

The gentle silk material of a SLIP pillowcase allows for a true night of beauty sleep, where hair and skin are no longer tugged and damaged. Ditch the cotton consequences for the secret to anti-aging, anti-sleep crease, and anti-bed head by Slipsilk™.

Reformation, Ren Pant, $178

Elevate to elegance with these silky sleek pants from Reformation. Paired with any cable knit sweater, or bodysuit and cardigan, these pants are the versatile necessity you’ve been looking for.

Iconic London, Brow Silk, $28

Full brows are all the rage. Inspired by the old Hollywood soap trick to set brows in place, the Iconic London Brow Silk sweeps the hairs precisely in place to give the effect of fuller-looking brows instantly. Their unique formula creates a silky balm that not only gives you the look but conditions without the clumps or residue.

Armani Beauty, Luminous Silk Foundation, $64

The 40-shade Giorgio Armani foundation is inspired by charmeuse silk to give the skin breathable, buildable coverage. It leaves a natural finish and radiance. Using their Micro-fil™ technology, this foundation creates seamless blending and layering to give you a beautiful pigmentation that is adjustable to you!

NIGHT, Mulberry Silk Face Masks Set, $55

Fashion-forward face masks popped up from numerous designers, whether it’s avant-garde embellishments, eccentric patterns, or innovative materials. These NIGHT silk face masks are non-absorbent and hypoallergenic, so say goodbye to maskne. Not to mention they add a fun flair to any outfit.

Shu Uemura, Silk Bloom Restorative Treatment – For Damaged Hair, $69

Split up with split ends by getting yourself the Shu Uemura Bloom Restorative Treatment. This therapeutic mask repairs hair fibers to create volume and shine, so your hair is left with a silken touch.

Rebecca Minkoff, Zebra Stripe Square Silk, $78

Animal print is coming in hot this season, and what better way to follow the trend than with few touches of it here and there, to add to a multitude of looks. Finesse any outfit with Rebecca Minkoff’s zebra stripe silk scarf to add that extra layer of polished poise.

& Other Stories, Relaxed Belted Midi Wrap Dress, $149

A midi dress is an essential piece when wanting to keep the garment alive with impending temperate changes coming our way. This modish silk wrap dress designed by & Other Stories, paired with a chunky boot, is a beautiful way to juxtapose the “girly” and the “edgy” this season.

Tatcha, The Silk Cream, $120

Tatcha is known for its dreamy consistency and dewy finishes among all its products. This luxurious cream is rich in benefits, including their Hadasei-3™ complex and Akoya Pearl extract to restore skin with a youthful glow. Mirroring the skin’s hydration structure, Tatcha pairs amino acids and a silk protein to complement your complexion, making it as smooth as silk.

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Savannah Holderer

Savannah Holderer, writer at Young Hot & Modern