Editor’s Picks

Purist founder Cristina Cuomo dives into health-conscious, feel-good products and reports back with her top choices.
“Talita von Fürstenberg (who has just launched a new TVF for DVF collection) is an empowered young woman to watch! Her grandmother Diane has been grooming her for a lifetime, so it’s obvious why she is so talented.” Petunia crepe midi dress, $248, TVF for DVF, dvf.com/tvf Photograph: courtesy @TVF



“This multitasker for skin, hair and nails is upcycled from food waste and a rare organic French (Ente) plum, and is waterless for zero waste.” Plum Elixir, $68, LOLI, lolibeauty.com


“I love products with purpose. In India, those who dedicate their lives to harmony and compassion are called Sadhus. This relief oil, made with essential oils like hydrating saffron, soothes my sore muscles after an Ashtanga class with founder Jocelyne Stern’s husband, Eddie, as well as my arthritis.” Sadhu relief oil, $78, butterelixir.com


“These citrus- and berry-flavored gumdrops make the CBD experience palatable and help relieve my arthritis.” Lord Jones Old Fashioned CBD Gumdrops, $45, Lord Jones, shop.lordjones.com or available at 27 Hampton Salon, 27 NY-27A, Southampton; and ONDA Beauty, 42 Main St., Sag Harbor
“The oil derived from handpicked camellia flower seeds has been used for centuries for its nourishing properties. It has traditionally been used on hair to enhance shine and moisture.” Essence Absolue Nourishing Protective Hair Oil, $69, Shu Uemura, shuuemuraartofhair-usa.com


“If Cate Blanchett swears by this blend of collagen peptides, hyaluronic acid and silicon, then it’s good enough for me! It has improved my skin’s elasticity and radiance in just over a month.” Aethern Advanced Skin Beauty Program, $295 (for single purchase), Aethern, aethern.com


“I was an ambassador to this brand many years ago. I still use it and love it! The Diamond products visibly reduce my wrinkles. Happy 40th, Natura Bissé!” Diamond Extreme face cream, $375, Natura Bissé, naturabisse.com



“Marcella Cacci was forward-thinking enough to see an increase in illnesses and sensitivities that products with heavy chemicals have caused. She created a nontoxic, clean beauty line inspired by the healing properties of the sea.” Purifying Ocean Mist Cleanser, $38, One Ocean Beauty, oneoceanbeauty.com