Pay day has been and it’s time to indulge in some new beauty luxuries from lookfantastic. Fresh from the brands, we have some of the hottest new products for summer to perfect your skin, hair and makeup routines.
1.Urban Decay Born to Run Eyeshadow PaletteInspired by global destinations, Urban Decay's Born to Run Eyeshadow Palette is the newest addition to their infamous eye palettes. Comprising of 21 shades, all of which are a mix of satin, shimmer and matte, it's the perfect palette to play around with rich and luxurious colours and create your own personalised eye makeup look. All shadows are velvety-soft and buildable, as you would expect from Urban Decay, and can be worn on their own or layered together.
2.DKNY Stories Eau de ParfumDKNY's Stories Eau de Parfum comes in 30ml, 50ml and 100ml sizes, and while we love the bigger size for our dressing table, the 30ml is perfect for travelling with. It has notes of sandalwood, vanilla and amber which leave a warming trail of fragrance as the perfume settles on the skin. With additonal pink guava mousse, black iris and jasmine, the scent really does suit every fragrance conoisseur, which in this category is hard to achieve.
3.Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare Hyaluronic Marine Hydration BoosterThe trend for super hydrated and glowing skin isn't set to slow down and nor should it. Dehydration leads to breakouts, skin dullness and accelerated ageing, which is why we love the newest addition to Dr. Dennis Gross's expert skincare line: the Hyaluronic Marine Hydration Booster. Packed with hyaluronic acid and watermelon extract, it drenches the skin in moisture and keeps it plumped-up, radiant and healthy.
4.Jurlique Rose Hand Cream Handpicked Limited EditionHand creams may not be the most exciting new beauty treat to gift yourself, but they're a serious essential. No one wants dry, rough hands, which is why we love Jurlique's newest launch: their limited edition Rose Hand Cream. Using Rosa Gallica Flower Extract, which is grown on the brand's own bioorganic farm in the Adelaide Hills, it not only smells beautiful but keeps skin hydrated and healthy for a long period of time.
5.Kérastase Aura Botanica Baume MiracleIf you suffer from frizzy or unmanageable locks during the warm, summer months, you will love Kérastase's Aura Botanica Baume Miracle. Made from ingredients of 99% natural origin, including argan and coconut oils, the balm melts into the hair to smooth, soften and hydrate, all without weighing it down or causing it to become oily.
6.Sanctaury Spa 10-in-1 Super Secret Facial OilNewly launched at lookfantastic is skin and bodycare brand Sanctuary Spa, and we have fallen for their 10-in-1 Super Secret Facial Oil. It has an incredible 10 skincare benefits as its name suggests, including hydration, regeneration and smoothing. Suitable for all skin types, it's formula is also vegan-friendly and won't cause breakouts or an oily complexion. Alternatively, if your skin is particularly parched or dehydrated, try their Hyaluronic Wonder Oil Serum.
7.Kevyn Aucoin Prismagic Highlighting TrioThese colour-correcting highlighter powders come in a trio of shades, designed to add light and radiance to your complexion. Infused with unique "flip particles" the highlighters transform into a metallic effect on the skin for a megawatt mega-glow radiance; perfect for a night out.
8.Frank Body Magic Shimmer OilFrank Body has recently launched at lookfantastic, and we can't get enough of their cult coffee scrubs and amazing Shimmer Scrub; perfect pre night-out. One of our favourite products however is their Magic Shimmer Oil, which is a dry oil that softens and illuminates the skin for a selfie-ready finish without looking over the top glittery. Both vegan and cruelty-free, it's the perfect option when you haven't had time to tan.
9.Illamasqua Aura Multi-Use Top CoatIllamasqua's Aura Multi-Use Top Coat is a multipurpose highlighter that can be used on cheekbones, eyes and lips to add a hint of shimmer when you want it. Infused with opalescent particles, it gives the most gorgeous shimmer and can be worn sheer for a radiant glow, or built-up for a super-watt finish.
10.EX1 Cosmetics Compact PowderEveryone who's tried the EX1 Iniviswear Liquid Foundation loves and raves about it, which is why we're so excited they have developed a compact powder version, perfect for travelling and on-the-go touch-ups. Made without chemical nasties, the foundation won't block pores and instead leaves you with a flawless complexion that can be built-up to your desired level of coverage.
11.Lancôme Confort Hydrating Gentle Sugar ScrubThis gorgeous new millenial-pink Hydrating Gentle Sugar Scrub from Lancôme is perfect for revealing a smooth, soft and radiant complexion. It has a jelly-like texture with sugar granules which help to slough away dead skin cells, dirt and impurities, while rose water and acacia honey nourish, soothe and calm to prevent any redness or irritation.
12.Pureology Shine Bright Taming SerumIf you have any sign of frizz or unmanageable strands, add the new Pureology Shine Bright Taming Serum into your haircare routine. It contains corriander seed oil to boost shine, while the smoothing formula tames unruly manes and leaves hair super glossy, sleek, soft and healthy. With a vegan formulation, it's also suitable for colour-treated hair.
13.Erno Laszlo Phelityl Night CreamNight creams are becoming increasingly popular thanks to their promise of revealing a renewed complexion when you wake. The Erno Laszlo Phelityl Night Cream contains natural fatty acids to improve elasticity and radiance, while sweet birch and clove oils slough away dead skin cells and excess bacteria to leave the skin clear, clean and calm.
15.Murad Environmental Shield Starter KitYou're never too young or old to start a healthy skincare routine, which is why we love this Environmental Shield Starter Kit from the experts at Murad. It contains the brands Essential-C Cleanser, Advanced Active Radiance Serum, City Skin Overnight Detox Moisturiser and Essential-C Day Moisture SPF 30; your army of products to shield against damaging pollution and environmental aggressors.
16.Tangle Teezer Palms & Pineapples Compact Styler Detangling HairbrushTangle Teezer's Compact Stylers are great for keeping in your handbag as they are brilliant for touch-ups, while also coming equipped with a cover to keep the bristles clean. We love this summer-printed one in Palms & Pineapples, which has pink outer edging; perfect for bringing the sunshine with you wherever you go.
17.Dermalogica Breakout Clearing BoosterIf you suffer from blemishes or the occasional flare-up, you will love Dermalogica's new Breakout Clearing Booster. Although the range is targeted at young adults, we love to use this when our skin has a breakdown and needs some TLC. It contains salicylic acid to slough away dead skin cells and pore-clogging bacteria, while niacinamide helps to even out the skin tone and reinforce the skin's natural defensive barrier.
18.Matrix Total Results Re-Bond TrioIf you have particularly dehydrated or damaged hair from chemical or heat damage, you will love the new Total Results Re-Bond Trio from the experts at Matrix haircare. Included in the set are the Total Results Re-Bond Shampoo, which contains salicylic acid to remove dandruff and unclog pores, the Total Results Re-Bond Pre-Conditioner, which contains maleic acid to strengthen and fortify damaged locks, alongside the final Total Results Re-Bond Conditioner step, which intensely nourishes and hydrates.
19.Emma Hardie Midas Touch Revitalising Eye SerumNew from Emma Hardie is their Midas Touch Revitalising Eye Serum; a unique treatment that has a powerful anti-ageing formulation. It contains hydrating hyaluronic acid to replenish lost moisture, alongside Beautifeye Technology, which helps to lift and tighten to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
20.L'Oréal Professionnel Source Essentielle Sensitive Scalp ShampooIf you suffer from a sensitive and dehydrated scalp, you will love the new Source Essentielle Sensitive Scalp Shampoo from L'Oréal Professionnel. It contains chamomile and calendula flowers, which help to soothe and calm irritation, and address any dandruff concerns to leave hair soft, silky, shiny and looking healthy.
21.Ardell Lashbook False EyelashesThis gorgeous new Lashbook of False Eyelashes helps to create a fluttering lash effect in the minimum amount of time possible. The false lashes have ultra-soft hairs which contain the brand's signature Invisiband for comfortable wear, so your eyes don't become irritated. The set comes with eyelash adhesive and a mini applicator for easy application.
22.Philip Kingsley Pomegranate & Cassis ElasticizerThe Philip Kingsley Elasticizer is a cult classic in the haircare industry, and each year the brand bring out a new and limited edition scent for summer. This year is Pomegranate & Cassis, which not only has a delightful scent upon first application, it also lasts in the hair even when it has been washed out. If your hair is unmanagable, lacking in shine and volume, or generally lacklustre, you need this pre-shampoo treatment in your routine.
23.Origins GinZing Refreshing Eye CreamWith a spongey applicator, the new Origins GinZing Refreshing Eye Cream immediately brightens and wakes up tired and lacklustre skin. Infused with magnolia extract and coffee beans, the cream not only reduces puffiness and morning inflammation, but also minimises the appearance of dark circles and eye bags. And, because it's Origins, it's free from chemical nasties such as parabens and sulphates.
24.Estée Lauder Revitalizing Supreme+ Nourishing and Hydrating Dual Phase Treatment OilWhen Estée Lauder release a new skincare product, we clamour to get our hands on it, and we haven't been disappointed by their new Revitalizing Supreme+ Nourishing and Hydrating Dual Phase Treatment Oil. The bi-layered treatment works by locking in essential moisture which in turn encourages a gorgeously healthy glow and radiant complexion. People with combination or oily skin, don't be put off by the word "oil" in the title; it instantly sinks into the skin and nourishes without feeling greasy or heavy.
25.Laura Geller Jumbo Baked Gelato Swirl IlluminatorIf you love Laura Geller's original Baked Gelato Swirl Illuminator, then you will love this supersized version; perfect for creating that gorgeous glow without hitting the pan too quickly. The 3-D design allows for easy product pick-up from your brush, creating a natural glow which can be built up to your desired effect. In addition, even though it's a powder-like texture, it applies like a cream and melts into the skin for a super lightweight feel on the skin.
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