By Francesca Conlin | April 24, 2017 | Style & Beauty
It’s time to say goodbye to dry, dull winter skin and revamp your regimen for the new season—these seven devices will help you do just that.
Smart Profile Uplift, Clarisonic ($349). clarisonic.com
Everyone’s favorite sonic cleansing device gets an upgrade. With an included firming massage head, the Smart Profile doesn’t just cleanse your face and body; it also provides firming benefits. Using a unique patented non-invasive sonic frequency, it addresses the 15 signs of aging and boosts absorption of your other products.
Precise Touch, iluminage ($295). Sephora, 605 N. Michigan Ave., 312-649-9343
With summer on the way, laser hair removal might be at the top of your list. Skip the salon and treat smaller areas like the underarm and bikini areas with this at-home handheld device, which is FDA cleared for all skin tones. It applies the same elōs technology used in doctors’ offices to give you the same smooth results.
Bright Eye Illuminating Device, mē ($129). Nordstrom, The Shops at North Bridge, 55 E. Grand Ave., 312-464-1515
As the most delicate area on your face, the skin around your eyes deserve a little more TLC. This device uses a unique combination of RF, red LED, and gentle vibrations to stimulate collagen production, improve elasticity, and tone.
Clear Rayz For Acne Light Therapy, Baby Quasar ($249). babyquasar.com
Zap zits at the source for a breakout-free complexion with this clearing device. It delivers powerful blue and red lights that shine deep into pores to get rid of the acne-causing bacteria, ultimately reducing inflammation. No trip to the dermatologist needed.
fabulips pout-o-matic lip-perfecting system, bliss ($48). blissworld.com
Even if you weren’t naturally blessed with an Angelina Jolie pout, this pro-powered tool will get you close to it. Using gentle rotations and a custom-designed head with massaging nubs, it gently exfoliates away dead skin cells to reveal a smoother, rosier pucker. Added bonus: It’ll also help your favorite lip color stay on longer and look better.
Pro Facial Steamer, Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare ($139). Sephora, 605 N. Michigan Ave., 312-649-9343
Bring the spa to you with this professional-grade facial steamer, which delivers an ultimate dose of hydration to your complexion. Plus, it simultaneously clarifies and detoxifies for instantly healthier-looking skin. Pro tip: Ideal to use before microdermabrasion.
Microneedling Regeneration Tool, Beauty Bioscience® GloPRO® ($199). Nordstrom, The Shops at North Bridge, 55 E. Grand Ave., 312-464-1515
In case you haven’t heard, microneedling is the new skincare trend. Using 540 surgical stainless-steel microneedles, this effective tool triggers skin's natural healing process and induces regeneration deep within the skin—perfect for anyone concerned about aging. This process also helps your skin absorb your skincare products better for optimal results.