Best Of 2018

Best Place for Self-Care and Skincare: Cypress Skin & Beauty

Nix your facewash and makeup with harsh chemicals and opt for Cypress Skin & Beauty’s line of clay-based treatments. Founded by Nia Baucke to promote skincare as self-care, Cypress offers a line of all natural elixirs, masks and exfoliants meant to help you take control of your “me time.” In addition to her small-batch products, Baucke hosts DIY beauty classes, offers tips and tricks on Cypress’ social media and provides a “clean beauty swap” service. For $15, you can learn how to transition to a non-toxic, cruelty-free and environmentally friendly skincare routine based on your specific beauty goals. Cypress Skin & Beauty, cypressbeauty.com.