Translucent Loose Setting Powder – Laura Mercier
What it is: Finely milled and weightless, this flawless invisible powder features micro-refined silica and soft-focus light-reflecting particles, which instantly blur imperfections and minimises the appearance of pores, fine lines and wrinkles without creasing or caking. Available in two hues, ‘Translucent’ and ‘Translucent Medium Deep’ and suitable for all skin tones, the formula is translucent, gliding on to give an invisible natural skin finish, effortlessly. It’s clear why this is the undisputed classic setting powder.
What it does: This fan favourite setting powder feels sublimely soft, setting make up without adding weight or texture. Applying to skin silky smooth, this invisible setting powder casts a flawless, skin-perfecting veil over the complexion while avoiding creasing and caking. Simply swirl your brush in the powder and sweep across the t-zone or under eye and watch this miracle worker blur pores, mattify and control oils as well as brighten and lift your look. We’re obsessed!
How to use: Sprinkle a little powder into the top of the powder lid, then dip a brush or sponge into the powder and apply to the desired areas to set, bake or brighten the skin. Always apply after creamy formulas and not before.
“Give the undereyes so much brightness without giving flashback!” – Beyou MUA Sophie B
GLAMGLOW Waterburst Hydrated Glow Moisturiser
What it is: GLAMGLOW WATERBURST™ Hydrated Glow Moisturizer is a weightless water cream, developed with moisture-lock technology that delivers 72 hours of instant and continuous hydration deep into your skin.
What it does: On contact, the innovative moisturiser bursts into quenching water droplets on your skin before fully absorbing to promote a glowing, radiant-looking complexion. Formulated with a triple Hyaluronic Acid complex, it plumps skin with moisture and forms a moisture reservoir for long-lasting hydration. Revealing a supple, refreshed visage, it also contains water from the volcanic Island of Jeju and the brand’s TEAOXI® Blue Nymph Lily Extract. Expect quenched and replenished skin with renewed luminosity.
How to use: Apply evenly to a freshly cleansed face and neck every morning and/or night.
“Best lightweight moisturiser to prep skin before makeup without feeling heavy” – Rosie W Beyou Makeup Artist
ARDELL NATURAL BLACK WISPIES
What they are: A pair of beautifully natural false lashes. Set on a light, invisible band, Natural Black Wispies create a subtle, natural finish that’s effortlessly glamorous. Knotted and feathered by hand, the criss-cross hairs add volume and definition that’s best suited to large, deep set eyes.
What they do: Intensify your peepers with the Ardell Demi Wispies Lashes. Lightweight and reusable, the natural looking false lashes are set upon an invisible band for discreet wear, and the hairs have been knotted and feathered by hand for perfect uniformity. The fluttery lashes have a graduated mixed length and are slightly more curvaceous with flared outer corners for enhanced definition. Comfortable to wear, they lend your eyes natural volume and fullness. Made with natural hair and easy to apply.
Directions: Check the fit of the lash along the lash line, trimming if necessary, Apply Duo lash glue along the band and allow to dry to a tacky finish & press the lashes against the lash line to secure.
“They look incredible on almost anyone- comfortable to wear and look fluffy with a touch of glamour. For a more natural look you can cut them in half to add length to the outside of the eyes!” – Nadia H
MMMMMITCHELL Sub Zero Highlighter Palette by bBperfect
What it is: A seven-shade highlighter palette. Produced in collaboration with mmmmitchell, the Sub Zero Highlighter Palette brings you out of this world radiance. Create a glowing complexion with six super-pigmented pressed powders and finish with the OTT topper for the ultimate illuminated pop.
What it includes: MMMM – Pearly white shimmer, Made It – Champagne shimmer, Lifestyle – Golden shimmer, OTT – Bronzed gold topper, In Blankets – Soft beige shimmer, Baebly – Rose gold shimmer, Bodi-Odi-Odi – Bronze shimmer.
“You need this in your life!” – Lucy H Beyou Makeup Artist
What it is: Enriched with anti-ageing skincare ingredients from No7 Lift & Luminate Triple Action Serum, this foundation instantly improves the appearance of lines and wrinkles, firmness and uneven skin tone. Pores and discolourations look reduced for a flawless looking, radiant complexion.
What it does: The unique blend of optical blurrers and light reflecting particles instantly reduce the signs of skin ageing by reflecting light away from fine lines and wrinkles. Skin is left with a radiant healthy glow.
The flexible formula stays in place all day and doesn’t migrate into fine lines and wrinkles despite the thousands of daily facial expressions you make. This comfortable feeling foundation is proven to deliver the ideal level of coverage for ageing skin, which doesn’t mask your natural beauty, keeping skin looking healthy and flawless all day.
How to use: Shake before use. Blend on smoothly and evenly with your fingers, No7 Flawless Finish Blending Sponge or No7 Foundation Brush.
“Coverage is amazing and feels so light to wear. It really does give the skin a healthy glow and is perfect for special occasions or just day to day wear.” – Mel M Beyou Makeup Artist
What it is: An award-winning, top-selling multipurpose must-have concealer that brightens, corrects and perfects for 16-hour wear.
Who it’s for: Anyone with any skin type who wants medium-to-high buildable coverage and a long-wearing, radiant finish.
What it does: This award-winning concealer is coveted by artists and non-artists alike for its luxurious texture and luminous finish. It delivers all-purpose, 16-hour perfection and is enriched with hydrating, multi-action skin care benefits plus light-diffusing technology to create a softer, smoother complexion while instantly obscuring imperfections and diminishing fine lines and signs of fatigue. It’s ideal for highlighting, contouring, correcting and perfecting. Mineral tone-balancing powder works to optically correct, not mask, imperfections, with unique powders that even skin tone and provide invisible skin correction for a look that’s radiant, fresh and natural. Light-diffusing mineral powder reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles and helps even skin tone, hides imperfections all day long. A multi-active botanical blend made up of magnolia bark extract, grapeseed extract and vitamin E helps to hydrate, reduce the appearance of redness and improve skin resilience by increasing moisture retention. It’s resistant to sweat, creasing, humidity, transferring and water.
How to use: Apply directly from the applicator, with your fingertips or with a cream blending brush. If using as a highlighter, select 1–3 shades lighter than your ordinary concealer shade and place on the high points of your face. To add dimension and contour, select two shades deeper and place in the hollows of your cheeks, on your temples and along the hairline and jawline.
“It’s the best consistency as it doesn’t look too heavy & covers just the right amount. Plus it doesn’t crack!” – Lauren H Beyou Makeup Artist
What it is: A highly pigmented, long-wearing eyeshadow that goes on creamy and dries to an intense, vibrant finish.
What it does: It’s innovative second skin-like formula blends smoothly over lids and creates seamless, buildable coverage without looking heavy or cakey. It’s superior colour purity stays true and will not streak, crease or flake. Water-resistant, it can be mixed with other products like shadows and eyeliners.
How to use: Apply to your eyelids with a soft or firm brush as an eyeshadow base or standalone cream shadow. For an eye look with longevity, apply this first then apply your favourite powder eyeshadow on top.
“This is the most amazing eyeshadow base, and also a beautiful nude eyeshadow! So adaptable!” – Joanna W Beyou Makeup Artist
The name Embryolisse is synonymous with fabulous French skincare and Lait-Creme Concentre is the jewel in their crown. Enriched with essential fatty acids and vitamins, this 3-in-1 lotion helps restore harmony where there’s imbalance; nourish areas of dryness and protect your complexion from environmental aggressors. Light in texture and quickly absorbed, skin instantly feels plumped, soothed and hydrated while the velvety finish grips your foundation to help you stay flawless for longer.
“A moisturiser will determine how good a foundation looks and lasts.” – Grace L Beyou Makeup Artist
A luxurious creamy base to create the perfect blank canvas ready for ultimate colour popping creations. With its super thick consistency and ‘no cracking’ quality, the P.Louise Base is a must have product to have in your kit. Its full coverage formula helps to cancel out any unwanted brow hair and carve out those highly requested fleeky brows.
“Makes the blending flawless and keeps pigment of eyeshadow” – Emily F Beyou Makeup Artist