Pure Picks: Alex Chantecaille

From clean skin care favorites to lifestyle essentials, here’s how Alex Chantecaille, vice president of sales and promotions for botanical beauty brand Chantecaille, stays well.
“Post-lockdown, what matters most to me are high-quality products that bring joy, elegance and functionality together. They have to be good for the planet’s health (and mine, too). These are my end-of-summer essentials!”


“The most delicious calming face mist, perfect for refreshing and hydrating skin post-pool dip or ocean swim.” Orange Flower Water, $68, Chantecaille, chantecaille.com
“These exquisite hand-painted plates are perfect for garden dinner parties, and I love how each is a unique scene.” Green and White Secret Garden collection tableware, from $95, Laboratorio Paravicini, available at landofbelle.com
“My dream eco-electric vehicle, ideal for throwing all the boards, wet dogs, and friends into. Also perfect for a run to the garden nursery— everything fits!” R1T, from $67,500, Rivian, rivian.com
My favorite overnight treatment. Its buttery texture goes on so smoothly and helps my skin look replenished, balanced and radiant in the morning.” Gold Recovery Mask, $275, Chantecaille, chantecaille.com
“My two friends’ line of chic sweaters are timeless and exactly what I want to wear to late- summer bonfires.” Marin sweater, $295, La Ligne, lalignenyc.com


“These sun shades are like jewelry for the face, and the craftsmanship is unparalleled. A splurge, but a worthwhile one.” Cary Grant sun shades, $451, Oliver Peoples, oliverpeoples.com
“This rich, deep-emerald shadow is scintillating all over the lids or even more intriguing as a liner, and helps support our partner SUJÁN’s crucial tiger and leopard conservation work in India.” Luminescent Eye Shade in Tiger, $52, Chantecaille, chantecaille.com