#HauteList: The Best Beauty Launches In October 2016
There’s never a dull day in Beautyville. There are tons of products hitting the shopping aisles Every. Single. Day. Products that promise nothing but the best, begging you to upgrade your beauty game. While a true-blue beauty junkie will swear that it takes nerves of steel to not wilfully go bankrupt, one has to ask the pertinent question: are these products worth the hype? That’s where we come in. In our monthly Best of Beauty series, we go through the process of rounding up some of the best new releases in skincare, haircare, makeup, the works. We sift through the gimmicks and tall claims, and present to you products that definitely live up to the hype.
1. Lancôme Grandiôse Liner (Rs 2,400)*
Twist. Bend. Swirl. No, you won’t have to do that anymore when applying your liner. The new Lancôme Grandiose Liner will do all the twirling for you, with its twistable applicator wand-brush. With a highly pigmented formula, say goodbye to uneven cat-eyes and wings. I mean, now we are going to have to find other excuses to explain why we are constantly so late.
*Available at Lancôme counters across India.
2. Bobbi Brown Retouching Face Pencil (Rs 2,650)*
The multi-purpose pencil can be used as a highlighter to accentuate your best, and as a concealer/corrector to retouch those imperfections. The product is available in 9 different shades that are super blendable, in order to correct any dark spots, blemishes, etc. Get that flawless complexion!
*Available at Bobbi Brown stores across India.
3. MAC Brow Sculpt Duo (Rs 2,000)*
When MAC says get your brows on fleek, you have to get your brows on fleek! Helping you do so is MAC’s new brow sculpt duo, which adapts and adheres to your little brow hairs, filling it in with the matte colours and shaping them gorgeously! The 2-palette colour allows you to get that right shade, without making your brows look insanely loud!
*Available at MAC stores across India.
This product doubles up as a lip and cheek colour — something we all love, don’t we? The matte mousse formula allows for pigmented application on the lip, and yet is super blendable on the cheeks. With a long-lasting formula, you can go through a whole day of snacks, drinks, and full-fledged meals, and this colour will not budge. Talk about the perfect 9 to 5 partner, eh?!
Here’s introducing nail colours that are enriched with Precious Oils! L’Oréal Paris has developed a formula that makes nail colours that are desirable, and yet care for your nails. With bold and strong colours, this range comes with 10 shades that you can totally flaunt those perfect digits in.
All you curly girls, get excited, ’cause Kerastase has released their new masque. Infused with pro-keratine and hydrolized elastin, this product strengthens, increases the elasticity, and creates smoother and softer hair. All your curly prayers answered with one product, right?
Hello mattes! The new Nykaa range of So Matte lipsticks will definitely fuel your lip colour love (or obsession). With 12 colours in this range, the pigmented shades promise one-stroke application, creating a velvety smooth matte, appearance. Pucker up, girls!