Hydration is key and with MAC’s new cleanser and exfoliator, you will be glowing from ear to ear. The Mineralise Volcanic Ash Exfoliator will give your skin the TLC it deserves now the party season is officially over. The formula foams on to refine and unclog your pores, leaving you feel revitalised and refreshed.
Available at selfridges.com + on counter at Fenwick Newcastle, £22
GOOD AS NEW
This beauty bag essential will leave your skin looking and feeling as good as new in no time. The Institut Esthederm Intensive Aha Peel Serum is silky smooth in texture and it refines the skin’s surface, reducing the appearance of pores in the process. If your skin is left feeling dry and damaged after the party season, apply this peel to help with the removal of dark circles and uneven surfaces. Your skin will feel fully restored with a bright, radiant and luminous complexion as the end result.
Available at feelunique.com, £59
Gone are the days of red, green and gold. It’s a new year, so experimenting with new colours is a must! It’s the perfect time to bring in the bold brights and spice things up a little. Let’s not allow January to be bleak and boring – add a pop of colour to your look with Bolidonna by Christian Louboutin. The custom designed triangular brush picks up the right amount of paint, without air, leaving an immaculate, chip resistant finish.
Available at christianlouboutin.com, £38
Kat Von D has collaborated with Green Day’s front man, Billie Joe Armstrong, to create the Basket Case Anti-Precision Eyeliner. This long-wear, high pigmented, easy to use liner allows you to achieve a different look every day of the week. Precision? What precision? Smudge, diffuse and blend till your heart’s content.
Launch date: 19 January 2018, available at katvondbeauty.com, £17
BYE BYE BLEMISHES
With shades for days, this new Bobbi Brown Retouching Wand is a makeup bag must. The flow-through pen with sponge applicator will achieve an airbrushed look in a matter of minutes. What more could you want? A perfect pigment balance to create a fresh and natural look for all skin tones.
Available at selfridges.com + on counter at Fenwick Newcastle, £29.50
PREP & PRIME
Nourish your skin with Clarins SOS Primer. Start the year off right with the feel-good combination of pearls, soft-focus powders and the key ingredient of Organic Sea Lily to make your skin look and feel flawless.
Exclusive to Selfridges – selfridges.com, £26.50
Accentuate your features with the new Palette Essentielle, Chanel’s conceal, highlight and colour palette. This new product will help sculpt your face by brightening up dark areas and highlighting key points that catch the light. Consider a small amount of this essential for everyday use, but a game changer when you add extra shimmer for special occasions.
Available at chanel.com, £52
You will be spoilt for choice with the new Laura Mercier Velour Extreme Matte Lipstick in 24 different shades. Whether you opt for a fiery red or tone it down with a faint nude, there is a seductive matte for everyone. The slim bullet allows control and precision while the intense pigment-rich colour delivers coverage in a single stroke.
Available at lauramercier.com + on counter at Fenwick Newcastle, £22