Celebrating both beauty and good fortune is never elusive with these auspicious products that are exclusively available during Chinese New Year.
As they say, Kung Hei Fat Choi! While most of us have already prepared their red-hued suit for Lunar New Year, even going as far as looking into other Chinese traditions, it seems that the world of beauty wants in on the stroke of luck, too. Let it be said that these limited edition beauty products might be the next thing you need to attract all the positive energy for the rest of year. Apart from watching traditional dragon dances, cracking open a fortune cookie, and stuffing yourself silly with tikoy, there can be no other better way to celebrate the Chinese New Year for beauty enthusiasts than to glam up with these makeup collections.
From Chinese red theme to touches of gold in its packaging, here are the best beauty brands to spark our fortune this Lunar New Year.
Revamping their cult classics, we’re all for the bold attitude of NARS’ Chinese New Year Collection. All adorned in glossy-red packaging and etched in gold, the collection comes in strong with a thrust of highlighting a glowed up look. With their Light Reflecting Setting Powder, which includes Photochromic Technology, and revolutionary microfine mineral powders loaded with Glycerin and antioxidant Vitamin E, it enhances the overall look and wear of foundation, guards against dryness, and restores skin’s youthful radiance.
Keeping the subtlety, the collection also features an Afterglow Lip Balm with Monoi Hydrating Complex to infuse a surge of hydration while giving a pop of color with a shine finish. And to add to that extra glow, their Limited Edition Aqua Glow Cushion Foundation SPF 23/PA++ Compact Case is built with water-enriched gel-based texture providing breathable hydration and radiant finish.
NARS The Chinese New Year Collection is available at Adora Greenbelt, Central Square, Rockwell, Rustan’s Makati, Rustan’s Shangri-La, Rustan’s Alabang, Rustan’s Cebu, and SM Megamall Mega Fashion Hall.
It’s endless sparkles with Guerlain’s Limited Edition Rouge G Lipstick Case Lunar New Year Edition, which you can have customized yourself. Simply pick up the Rouge G Customizable Lipstick and Rouge G de Guerlain Customizable Matte Lipstick for your most flattering shade.
Get that fresh and natural glow from another Guerlain’s Limited Edition Meteorites Pearls Face Powder Lunar New Year Edition. These handcrafted pearls releases an illuminating power that is boosted with Guerlain’s Stardust Technology to minimize flaws, brightening the skin and giving that perfect, flawless complexion.
Guerlain Limited Edition Lunar New Year Edition is available at Sephora.ph.
Seems like Shiseido is starting to test your luck with their “Claim Your New Year Fortune” promo, as you purchase some of their beauty products from Shiseido’s online flagship store. If you purchase items like Synchro Skin Concealer, Invisible Silk Loose Powder, Modern Matte Powder Lipstick, ControlledChaos MascaraInk, Wrinkle Smoothing Eye Cream, and more from January 22 to 25, you get three mystery gifts valued up to P5000.
Shiseido “Claim Your New Year Fortune” promo is available at Shiseido Lazmall flagship store.
To heighten the class and elegance of each Givenchy beauty products, both beauty products are innovated with a retro and timeless packaging—red leather embossed with the golden 4G patterns for Givenchy Prisme Libre and a matching leather case for Givenchy Le Rouge.
While the Givenchy Prisme Libre No. 5 Satin Blanc features versatile pastel shades in matte and luminous finish, wearable for any occasions, the Le Rouge 316 comes in Orange Absolu shade which glides in a soft and lightweight texture.
Givenchy Chinese New Year collection is available at Sephora.ph.
Since we ladies are always up for Benefit’s makeup sets, their Brow & New Beginnings! Makeup set is the perfect way to celebrate the Chinese New Year. This limited edition set can create a complete look you need to shake things a bit and entice some good luck. The free makeup bag stores the bestselling Precisely, My Brow Pencil ultra-fine brow defining pencil, The POREfessional: Pearl Primer soft-radiance face primer, Lovetint fiery red lip stain, and Dandelion baby-pink brightening face powder.
Benefit Brow & New Beginnings! Makeup set is available at Sephora.ph.