Each week, Buy D.C. will highlight shops and items you can only find in the D.C. area. It’s curated by Kaarin Vembar, fashion and beauty writer, and co-host of the ​Pop Fashion​ podcast.

Brewed Awakening

Instead of drinking your morning cup of coffee, rub it into your skin. This exfoliant bar contains fair trade coffee grounds and will promote soft skin. Cinnamon-coffee bar soap, $12. Be Clean. 52 O St. NW, #308.

Whiskey Business

The coco-mint flavor of this lip balm makes it feel like you are eating something sweet, while Vitamin E, coconut, and apricot oils keep your pout hydrated. Whiskey Ink & Lace lip balm, $6.50. Curated. 107 N Fairfax St., Alexandria. (703) 566-0177.

Lip Service

Nars’ Audacious lipstick line is known for long-lasting coverage and intense pigments. Nars Audacious lipstick in Charlotte, $32. Blue Mercury. 1427 P St. NW. (202) 238-0001.

Face Value

These bamboo face wipes are marketed to men, but will help anyone quickly remove oil, grime, and dead surface skin. Ursa Major essential face wipes, $24. Wise Owl Club. 2010 18th St. NW. (202) 705-9425.

Doubled Over

This hydrating product pulls double duty by beautifully staining lips and cheeks. RMS Beauty Lip2Cheek in Beloved, $36. Follain. 1309 5th St. NE.