Every fashionista knows that luscious lipsticks are an absolute necessity in their make-up arsenal, with these beautifully hued cosmetics imparting a plethora of eye-catching shades to jazz up any look, no matter what the occasion. Keen to showcase their impeccable know-how and skill in this arena, the world’s leading make-up brands have served up some hot new creations to help you welcome the summer months in true style.
Long a master of crafting delightful lipsticks that deliver a perfect pout, luxury maison Dior has unveiled a fresh collection of notably shimmery items – the Dior Addict Stellar Halo Shine. Fashionistas can opt for one of 15 shades, each offering 24-hour hydration and promising notes of vanilla.
For its part, French cosmetics company YSL’s three new limited-edition Rouge Volupté Shine lipsticks promise to embrace the spirit of springtime, with their effortless glide-and-go delivery system ensuring all-day moisture.
With a self-professed eye on “electrifying traditional beauty ideals”, the new Rouge à Lèvres Gothique lipstick from Gucci Beauty features nine dazzling hues, each with names taken from iconic ’20s Hollywood movies and characters. Incorporating special 3D-effect pigments, these all-day-wear creations impart seductive metallic sheen to the lips.
Songstress Rihanna’s cosmetics brand Fenty Beauty, meanwhile, has added three new shades and two limited-edition mini models to its Gloss Bomb Universal Lip Luminizer lip gloss range. Boasting a long-lasting, stick-free formula, they can be worn alone or layered over lipstick for a softer, dewier finish.