These Skincare Products Prove It's Easy Being Green

Phebe Wahl | September 13, 2019 | Style & Beauty

A new crop of products boasting the benefits of avocado, basil and cucumber will have your face looking as fresh as your salad days.


1. Four forms of avocado provide a creamy cushion for added retinol in this newly revamped overnight mask, which launches in August. Avocado Melt retinol sleeping mask, $49, by Glow Recipe at Sephora, Ala Moana Center,;


2. With the one-two punch of adaptogens from the land (holy basil) and sea (pearl), a scoop of this will help balance hormone and inflammation levels for an inside-out glow. Holi (Youth) The Oceanic Adaptogen, $58,


3. The yummy, guacamole-esque mask is your summer hydration hero—perfect for after a flight or sunbathing. Avocado nourishing hydration mask, $45, Kiehl’s, Ala Moana Center,


4. Hemp-derived cannabis sativa oil combats inflammation while avocado and cucumber seed oil leave skin hydrated and plump. Green Releaf calming face oil, $68, by Peter Thomas Roth at Sephora, Ala Moana Center,;


5. There are 200,000 molecular weights of hyaluronic acid in this high-concentrate serum for serious glow-getters. Cucumber Recovery serum, $64, snowfoxskincare.‌com


6. Adaptogenic holy basil oil helps skin resist oxidative stress. Replenishing Multi-Acid peel, $65, by Murad at Sephora, Ala Moana Center,;


7. Dead Sea salts exfoliate the skin while basil tones and relieves fatigue in this stimulating scrub. Basil and mint body scrub, $91, by Shiffa at, and

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