A Guide to Sweden’s Most Beloved Beauty Products

According to Swedish women.


Kristin Cederholm, the co-founder of Fox & Sparrow, can’t live without this lip salve from Försvarets Hudsalva. It’s so nourishing, that mountaineers depend on it for protecting their lips.

Försvarets Hudsalva, $12,


Makeup artist Gucci Westman’s sister-in-law Maria Nyman is obsessed with this birch leaf and vitamin-charged fruit waters face mist, which refreshes and rehydrates dry skin.

Björk and Berries Deep Forest Face Mist, $33,


Estelle and Thild is another must-try brand in Kristin Cederholm’s arsenal. This organic anti-aging oil boots radiance and packs a potent blend of antioxidants, vitamins and essential fatty acids.

Estelle and Thild BioDefense Multi-Nutrient Youth Oil, $68,


Singer and actress Kayo Shekoni recommends this vegan super fruit concentrate that packs goji , acai and sea buckthorn berries to perk up tired skin.

AnneMarie Börlind Vitamin Energizer, $50,


Maria Åkerberg’s cosmetics are a favorite of beauty consultant Catherine Dicky. The line is made exclusively of vegetable oils, and its colors are derived essential oils and plant extracts.

Maria Åkerberg Rouge, $21,


Catherine Dichy swears this intensive cream does it all–it protects, smooths, and relieves skin and lips.

True Organic All You Need Is Me, $30,


Makeup artist Linda Öhrstöm trusts this serum to keep skin moist, and prepare it for additional products.

Luxsit Enrich Hydrating Serum, $65,


While this may be a French import, singer and actress Lisa Nilsson digs into this preservative free balm for some deep hydration that’s alined with the all-natural Swedish ethos. Decléor Aroma Night Iris Rejuvenating Night Balm, $82,


Maria Nyman relies on this mineral-rich mask to help refine skin texture and draw out impurities.

Kerstin Florian Clarifying Moor Mud Masque, $38,


Makeup artist Linda Sundqvist uses this lotion to fake a perfect set of legs. The potion firms, tightens and imparts a healthy glow.

Prtty Peaushun Skin Tight Body Lotion, $39,