As Memorial Day weekend approaches and more Americans get vaccinated, some are planning vacations. To inform your own travel planning and other buying priorities like May sales, we’ve consulted with experts on what to keep in mind now. While warm spring weather is great for a picnic, a portable air conditioner may soon be needed to cool the interior of your home. And with summer on the horizon, experts have recommended the best sunscreen for kids and the best bike helmets to wear while riding.
In the shopping news, you can now pre-order the latest technology from Apple and purchase products recently launched by Outdoor Voices, Polaroid and Supergoop. CASETiFY presented the second installment of his collection of technological accessories with the NBA, with products for iPhones and AirPods, as well as a wireless charger and gripping brackets. L’Oréal Paris has published its Age Cell Renewal Perfect Midnight Serum, and Warp + Weft have released new spring styles, including white jeans. Whitney Port started a loungewear brand with Avalon Apparel called COZeCO, including pieces like cardigans, shirts, pants, shorts and dresses. Fossil has also launched a limited edition sun watch, and you can now pre-order Ultracor’s new sportswear line, Ultacolors, which will officially launch on June 1 and consists of a sports bra and leggings. .
Along with these new releases, we’ve rounded up some great products that have just hit the market, from clothing, tech and shoes to e-bikes and skin care.
AmazonThe latest generation of Fire tablets include the Fire HD 10 and Fire HD 10 Plus. the Fire HD 10 is available in black, denim, lavender and olive, it has a powerful processor, a Full HD display, 12 hours of battery life and up to 64 GB of storage. The slate color Fire HD 10 Plus is a 10-inch tablet that has all the features of the Fire 10 HD, in addition to 4 GB of RAM, wireless charging and a soft touch finish. Amazon says it’s the retailer’s most powerful 10-inch tablet yet, and can be purchased with Anker wireless charging station designed for Amazon. Additionally, Amazon has launched a Productivity bundle, which includes a Fire HD 10 or Fire HD 10 Plus tablet, a 12-month Microsoft 365 Personal subscription, and a removable keyboard case. Items are available for pre-order now and will start shipping on May 26th.
The new Samsung laptop – which are currently available for pre-order – are designed for people who take their computer on the go. the Galaxy book pro and Galaxy Book Pro 360 are thin and light, and they come in two sizes: 13 inches and 15 inches. These are the first Windows PCs from Samsung to be built with AMOLED screens, offering immersive color and contrast. The new PCs also offer Galaxy Book smart switch, which allows users to transfer photos, files, apps, and settings from their old Windows PC to their new Galaxy Book. The Galaxy Book Pro is available in two tones Mystical blue and Mystic money, while the metallic Galaxy Book Pro 360 is available in Mystical Navy and Mystical bronze. Additionally, Samsung announced the launch of the Galaxy Book, available in the second half of 2021, and the Galaxy Book Flex2 α, now available for pre-order.
GoNoodle has partnered with Tonies to create a Toniebox set that encourages kids to practice mindfulness and meditation. The starter set comes with a Tonibox and GoNoodle’s new Tonie, which kids can place on their Tonibox to play 32 minutes of songs, activities, and meditation programs. The set also comes with a Creative-Tonie, which stores and plays up to 90 minutes of personalized content, including songs or voice memos you record. The Tonibox connects to the Tonie app, allowing parents to adjust settings such as volume and access rights, and upload content to Creative-Tonies.
Teva and Polaroid recently collaborated on a limited edition collection. It includes two of Teva’s classic sandal silhouettes, the original Universal Polaroid in gray and the Midform Universal Polaroid in red. The sandals are eco-friendly, made from recycled materials, and incorporate hues from a custom Polaroid color spectrum. The line also includes a refurbished Polaroid 600 analog camera that uses Polaroid 600 film in color or black and white. The camera’s batteries are built into film packs, which are sold separately.
Extending beyond its line of hot sauce, pasta sauce and Mayonnaise, TRUFF ventures into another category: oils. Its new black truffle oil is composed of a mixture of olive oil and real black winter truffle. The recipe uses neutral tasting olive oil as a base to make the truffle more pronounced. You can buy the oil in individual bottles or in packs of two, three, six and 12. In the coming months, it will be sold at retailers like Amazon, Whole Foods Market, World Market and more.
Retrospec has launched three new e-bikes, and you can choose from different sized motors and batteries for each. The tungsten-colored Beaumont Rev city bike comes in three sizes – small, medium, and large – and lets you pedal with power assist. You can ride up to 20 miles per hour, and the bike has a starting aid, which keeps it moving without initial wobbles. The Beaumont Rev can be purchased with a thru-frame that has a comfortable saddle, helping you get off easily after riding. It is available in Eggshell, Blush and Crystal Blue colors. Additionally, Retrospec released the Jax Rev folding electric bike with foldable handlebars, top tube and pedals. It is reduced to a compact size and suitable for cars. The bike is available in matte black and matte olive.
Girlfriend Collective’s new swimwear line features pieces made from recycled fishing nets and post-industrial waste collected from the ocean. The line includes bikini tops and bottoms, as well as unique pieces. Swimsuits come in multiple styles – from off the shoulders and scoop necklines to V-necks – and five color options: black, spritz, aqua, koi, and equator. Swimsuits come in sizes from XXS to 6XL, you can view a durability report for each item online that details how much oil was kept, CO2 was avoided, and energy was saved to manufacture parts with durable materials.
Vitruvi has added a new essential oil diffuser to its collection: the Move portable diffuser. It comes with a charger – its charging cord can be plugged directly into the diffuser – and can stream areas as large as 500 square feet. You can place the diffuser anywhere in your home and choose between two run times: constant 4 hours or intermittent 8 hours. The diffuser is available in four colors: white, black, fog and terracotta. Vitruvi has also launched two new essential oil blends: Sweet Water and Moonbeam.
This facial cleanser from Cover FX can be used with or without water. You can massage the skin and rinse with lukewarm water, or apply it to a round cotton ball and wipe on the skin, acting as a makeup remover. The cleanser is made up of amino acids of plant origin that work to rid the skin of impurities and makeup without dehydrating it. It also contains oat extracts that soothe and soothe the skin, in addition to moisturizing extracts of grapefruit, cucumber and chamomile. The product is also infused with antioxidants, citric acid and vitamin E to protect the skin against environmental aggressors and free radicals during the day.
Clothing brand Outerknown has launched its new Second Spin collection for women, featuring loungewear such as shirts, sweatshirts, hoodies and joggers. The clothes are made from recycled cotton derived from pre- and post-consumer textile waste. Outerknown has partnered with Hallotex, a company that manufactures sustainable yarns, fabrics and clothing, to transform recovered textiles into high-quality fibers. Each piece in the collection has a personalized QR code that customers can scan to find out who made it, where it was made, its material composition, how to clean it, and recycling recommendations. The sizing of the collection ranges from very small to very large.
The new FaceGym skin care line is a first for the brand, which also sells facial tools like a Face Ball and a Hyaluronic Roller. Items have QR codes on their packaging that you can scan to learn how to apply the products. The line’s Electro-Lite Brightening Facial Cleanser is designed to cleanse the skin and refine its texture, while the Hydro-Bound Hydrating Facial Serum contains niacinamide and hydrates the skin. FaceGym also launched the Youth Reformer Face Serum based on vitamin C and hyaluronic acid, as well as the Supreme Restructure cream that stimulates collagen.
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