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The allure of French beauty is undeniable. A signature red lip, tousled tresses, and flawless-looking skin are the quintessential elements of French beauty, and I need to know: How do these women make everything look so effortless? To uncover this enigma, I turned to Julianne Fraser, the founder of cool-girl marketing agency Dialogue New York. She’s been jet-setting between Paris and New York City for several years, so she knows a thing or two about what sets the French apart. Spoiler: They prioritize quality and craftsmanship above all else. “From sourcing the highest-quality cooking ingredients to the upkeep of their wardrobes, this dedication is not lost in beauty,” she says. “It’s a cliché, but I can attest that the French truly do luxury better.”