December 11th, 2018
Santa and his elves are finalising their work and you’d better get your requests in before the big day. There are gift sets and new collections aplenty for you to get your hands on. We’ve unwrapped Warpaint’s faves for your consideration.
Charlotte Tilbury has announced yet more stunning products in time for the festive season. The Stars In Your Eyes palette (£60) is a limited edition eyeshadow palette with four pre-selected enhancing eye looks to “inspire Love, Power, Happiness and Confidence”. With great colour pay-off and differing textures and finishes, each of the shades can be dialled up or lightly layered to create either a day or night look. Also launching are two quad palettes in Supersonic Girl and Starlight (£39) containing four metallic shades in each. Charlotte Tilbury’s new Superstar Lips (£24) combine the high shine of a gloss and the staying power of a lipstick in 6 nude pink shades, infused with Hyaluronic acid, Peptides and Charlotte’s Magic Diamond Powder to create a luminous, rich glossy finish for lips. Also launching is the Bar of Gold Palette (£49) which includes three gold highlighters, and the Magical Mini Brush Set (£45) featuring four mini brushes for eyeshadow, blusher,and lipstick. The new products are now available to buy online from charlottetilbury.com.
From Ubran Decay this Christmas we have a limited-edition vault featuring a Naked Cherry Eyeshadow Palette with 12 cherry-inspired hues of purple, three matching Vice Lipsticks and two 24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencils. Available now from Urban Decay and Selfridges.
This holiday, break from the everyday and take a technicolour trip in the new Shiny Pretty Things holiday collection from MAC Cosmetics. With new silver chrome packaging, the collection features five lipsticks (£17.50) in matte, metallic, frost and cremesheen finishes and five lipglass glosses (£15.50) in a range of pink and berry shades. Available for the face are two extra dimension skin finishes (£25.50) and for the eyes there are four Dazzleliners (£17) and five sparkly single shadows (£16.50). The Shiny Pretty Things Collection is available from all MAC locations and online from maccosmetics.co.uk.
Bobbi Brown Cosmetics has unveiled their sparkly Christmas 2018 collection, inspired by the twinkling lights of New York City. The collection offers everything you need to make your clients’ skin glow, lids shine and lips sparkle: included for the face is a highlighter duo (£49.50), a Mini Shimmer Brick (£19.50) and Mini Highlighting Powder (£32). For the eyes there are two eyeshadow pallets:the Starlight and the Smokey Crystal Eye Shadow Palettes (£35), and three eye and lip palettes (£25 and £32)which come with either a lipstick or a lipgloss. Also launching are two lip sets each containing five mini lipsticks (£39.50) or lip glosses (£32), a travel brush set (£69) and a gel eyeliner duo (£20). The Christmas 2018 collection is be available to buy from Bobbi Brown counters and online from bobbibrown.co.uk.
Stila’s winter collection, Rise Above, contains festive yet wearable glitter-packed shades of red, pink,purple, silver and gold designed for the eyes, lips and face. The collection consists of travel and full-sized sets containing liquid lipsticks ,liquid glitter eyeshadows, mascara, eyeliner, and a bouncy-to-the-touch highlighter palette which creates a beautiful festive glow. Also available are two vaults each with 12 shades: one of liquid eyeshadow for £195, and a liquid lipstick vault for £65. The Rise Above Collection is now available to buy from stila.co.uk.
NYX Cosmetics have launched a Christmas lipstick collection, the SugarTrip Lippie Vault (£65), a 36-piece set of their most-coveted lipsticks. The box of treats is filled with six Soft Matte Lip Creams, six Liquid Suede Cream Lipsticks and six Lip Lingerie shades, and each lipstick also comes with a made-to-match Suede Matte Lip Liner to help your client’s lips appear fuller and plumper. From peachy beige to hot pink and forest green, there is a stunning tone to play up any of your (many, many) lip moods. We are loving the collection in the Warpaint office! Available now from nyxcosmetics, lookfantastic and cultbeauty.
Barry M’s new Glitter Cream Palette (£7.99) is here for the festive season. This multipurpose eye,face and body glitter palette contains six glimmering shades that will have you party season ready in no time! Available on Barrym.com, Superdrug and Boots.
Inspired by the power of electrical sparks, the new Zoeva Eclectic Eyes eyeshadow palette (£17.50) will create spectacular pre- and post- festive looks. From an intense flare to a soft glimmer, the palette offers 10 shades with smoky blue-grey hues and electrifying explosions of colour in vibrant plum, metallic copper, pastel orchid and sky blue. With a range of buttery matte shades, dazzling duo chromes and intense foiled metallics, this palette will cover all bases. Available now exclusively from zoevacosmetics.com.
For the festive season this year, Kryolan have launched the limited edition Golden Hour palette (£23.90) – a new Pro Eye Shadow Palette including five velvety soft shadows with gold-reflecting pigments, ranging from light sparkling neutrals to deep eye sculpting shades. These creamy pressed powder shadows contain micronized pigments to allow for either a transparent or a more intense colour finish, with excellent hold and durability. Only 1000 palettes are available world-wide so you have to be quick to get one! Available now from Kryolan.com.