Beauty & Fashion
Seasonal beauty trends
The season has given a new dimension to the classic eyeliner, transforming it into modern and graphic strokes. From straight lines to sharp angles, make-up artists reworked the traditional form in brush stroke-style.
Golden Rose Cat’s Eyes Eyeliner creates precision contour around the lash line and gives dramatic look to the eyes with its matte and intense color.R85 www.goldenrose.co.za,
The Glitter Eye:
Upgrade your beauty look with sequins which are making a big return to the beauty lexicon. Elegant party girls go for subtle monochrome.
Wet n Wild Color Icon Glitter Single Eyeshadow – Vices, adds some bling and helps you go from ordinary to glam in seconds. Its creamy formula contains aloe and coconuts oils so it glides on easily and doesn’t over-dry, R34.95, Clicks.
The Smoky Eye:
Whether it was a cat eye, airy or intergalactic shimmer, the smoky has infinite possibilities for the catwalk. Get ready to raise the temperature for this winter.
Clarins Eye shadow palette – The eye shadowsin this palette contain sensory mineral textures with immediate results that allow adjustable, smooth and high-resistance make-upwhile nurturing the eyelids. Satin, matte or iridescent. R535, www.clarins.co.za
The Dark Lip:
Dark lipstick is a favourite this season. Black or plum, matte or glossy, create sassy style with just a touch of insolence.
Bobby Brown Creamy Matt Lip Colour – Red Carpet – Creamy Matte Lip Color combines the long-lasting look of a modern matte lip with incredible wearability, from nudes to brights to bolds. R365, www.bobbibrown.co.za
The Twiggy Lashes:
Doll-like lashes à la Twiggy. For maximum impact, apply to both lower and upper lashes.
Lancôme Grandiose Mascara – Fanned-out lashes, divine curves witha new application technique that effortlessly creates perfectly open, full and even lashes. The “Swan-Neck™” wand and high-precision brush can grab lashes close to the roots to perfectly fan them out, corner to corner. This mascara creates a spectacular wide-angle fan effect. http://www.foschiniforbeauty.co.za R455
The Silver Touch:
Whether a touch of eye-shadow in the corner of the eye or a flick of metallic liner, a flash of futuristic silver is a sure-fire way to raise your beauty game.
Stila Jewel Compact Eye Shadow– Get a glamorous effect with this sheer, weightless wash of glimmering long-wear eye shadow, available in an array of gorgeous hues. R270, available at Woolworths
The Glossy Detail:
Another fail safe model look favoured by make-up artists this season is the glossy lip. We’re talking ultra wet-look lacquered lips, paired with shimmering eye-shadow to catch the light.
Lancôme’s Juicy Shaker Lip Gloss,- Ban the boring and get fruity with Lancôme’s Juicy Shaker lip gloss, formulated to be non-sticky and non-drying, with nourishing lip oils in beautiful pigments for plump but natural looking, glossy lips. Contain sweet almond oil, omega 3 and cranberry oil. R270, available at Woolworths
The Blue-Eye Shadow:
Reach for electric blue for a bold eye and cool blue gaze, ready to take on the coldest of winters.
MUD Smoked Sapphire Compact – The unique velvet consistency allows these versatile shadows to glide on smoothly and evenly – wet or dry. Mix and match to create an amazing variety of new colors and looks – from natural to dramatic. Go wet for more intense, long-lasting color or to use as eyeliner. R339, http://www.mudsa.co.za
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