The festive season is upon us, and we can’t wait to doll up in our favourite desi outfits and traditional jewellery. Although it’s going to be a low-key affair this year due to the pandemic, nothing can stop us from looking our absolute best in those numerous selfies we’re bound to click. Agree? To look flawless this festive season, you’ve got to arm yourself with the right beauty tools and products. And to help you with that, we, your beauty BFFs, have picked out five makeup essentials that are a must-have in every festive beauty kit.
Check ‘em out and start stocking up right away…
- 01. Matte lip colour for an Insta-worthy pout
- 02. Coloured eye pencil to add a pop of colour
- 03. Glittery eyeshadow palette to add shimmer to your eyes
- 04. Matte foundation to get that flawless base
- 05. Highlighter to add that festive, lustrous glow
01. Matte lip colour for an Insta-worthy pout
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We read somewhere that lips without lipsticks are like cakes without frosting, and we couldn’t agree more! So, to make sure your lips shine bright this festive season, go for a nice matte lipstick like the Lakmé Absolute Matte Melt Liquid Lip Color. With rosehip oil in it, this liquid matte lipstick gives an intense colour payoff while making your lips soft and supple. Thanks to its transfer-proof formula, it lasts for upto 16 hours and doesn’t require touch-ups. From ravishing reds to flirty pinks and beautiful nudes, this lip colour is available in 25 gorgeous shades that go with all your moods. So go wild and choose your favourite(s) for this festive season.
02. Coloured eye pencil to add a pop of colour
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Play your eye makeup up during the festive celebrations and add a pop of colour to them with the Lakmé Absolute Kohl Ultimate - The Gelato Collection. The eye pencil comes in eight vivid and beautiful colours that define the eyes beautifully. The eye pencils are enriched with moisturising ceramides that glide effortlessly on your lash line and last long. What’s more is that these eye pencils are smudge-proof as well as waterproof, so you can have all the fun during the festive season without worrying about your makeup.
03. Glittery eyeshadow palette to add shimmer to your eyes
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Eyeshadows are a makeup essential you can’t do without this festive season. So, we suggest getting your hands on the Lakmé Absolute Spotlight Eye Shadow Palette - Stilettos right away. This palette comes in 12 glamorous shimmery and matte shades, velvety smooth in texture and bound to make heads turn this festive season. Mix and match to create the perfect eye look!
04. Matte foundation to get that flawless base
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Yes, a good foundation is the most basic essential for a fab-looking festive look. Our go-to for this step is the Lakmé 9to5 Primer + Matte Perfect Cover Foundation. This foundation comes with a built-in primer and gives a natural-looking, flawless finish to your face. With SPF 20 and long-wear formula, the foundation glides effortlessly on your skin to give it a smooth and even finish. It gives you medium to high coverage, which is just what you need to rock your look this festive season.
05. Highlighter to add that festive, lustrous glow
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You don’t need to shy away from your highlighters this festive season; after all, festivals are all about shimmer and glow! We suggest sweeping the Lakmé Absolute Highlighter - Moon-Lit on your cheekbone, forehead, bridge of the nose and cupid’s bow for an envious glow.
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