New In Beauty: Make-up And Skincare Products For April 2021
Celebrate the start of spring with the best new beauty releases to hit Hong Kong. Be one step ahead of rising temperatures with new setting sprays and light, yet long-wearing, coverage. From Drunk Elephant's latest skincare release, to new make-up from Fenty Beauty, Gucci, Hourglass and more, keep reading for everything new in beauty this April.
Drunk Elephant Protini™ Powerpeptide Resurf Serum
A new release from Drunk Elephant always yields a certain level of excitement. Known for its colourfully packed and ingredients-driven skincare––which are all free from the "suspicious six", namely essential oils, drying alcohols, silicones, chemical sunscreens, fragrances/dyes and SLS––the brand has gained cult-status since launching in 2013.
Adding to the range this month is the Protini™ Powerpeptide Resurf Serum. The ultra-concentrated serum combines skin-fortifying signal peptides, plant-derived growth factors, and supportive amino acids with 10% exfoliating lactic acid with the aim to dramatically improve the skin’s texture, tone, radiance, and bounce. Designed to be used a.m. and p.m., the new serum is perfect paired with the brand's powerful moisturiser, the Protini Polypeptide Cream, for firmer, stronger and more hydrated skin.
Fenty Beauty Eaze Drop Blurring Skin Tint
Fans of Rhianna's own beauty brand, Fenty Beauty, will be well-aware of the favourite Pro Filt'r range, and now the brand is debuting its first first light-to-medium coverage complexion product.
Not only promising to leave the skin with an instantly flawless filtered effect and natural, soft blur finish, the new launch also keeps in mind Fenty Beauty’s vision of “Beauty For All”––representing all skin tones, skin types, personalities, and preferences, too.
Ideal for Hong Kong, the non-comedogenic formula is also sweat, humidity and transfer resistant, along with being available in 25 flexible shades.
Hourglass Confession™ Lipstick - Red 0
Still looking for your perfect red lip? The search ends here. Adding to its hugely popular Confession™ Lipstick range, Hourglass is introducing Red 0––a patent-pending vegan replacement for Carmine, the industry’s go-to red pigment produced from crushed female insects––with the ingredient giving its namesake lipstick, Red 0, a brilliant red hue.
Encased in an exclusive red applicator adorned with a beetle, representing Hourglass’s commitment to animal welfare, the special edition, refillable applicator is designed for interchangeable use with the entire collection of Confession refills.
Nars Pure Radiant Protection Aqua Glow Cushion
Looking for coverage, sun protection and a lit-from-within glow? Nars's latest release ticks all the boxes and more. The new Pure Radiant Protection Aqua Glow Cushion delivers buildable, glow-boosting coverage which also evens out skin tone, aong with offering SPF 50+ protection.
Available in six shades, the multi-action product also promises to infuse the skin with all-day breathable hydration, leaving you protected, refreshed and glowing.
Gucci Beauty Stylo Contour des Yeux
A chic new addition to Gucci's growing beauty range, the new Stylo Contour des Yeux is available in six flattering shades, ranging from nude to taupe and red.
Offering a little something to suit everyone, the kohl eye liner pencil is both long-wearing and waterproof, along with being an easy way of adding a touch more colour to your make-up look. Not to mention the subtle pink packaging pleasing sure to look great on your dresser.
Benefit POREfessional: Super Setter
Just in time for Hong Kong's summer, as humidity levels rise in the city, we're always on the hunt for beauty solutions to keep our make-up in place all day long. A new addition to the well-loved POREfessional primer range, the new POREfessional Super Setter is a multitasking make-up setting spray, with the lightweight formula promising to blurs pores and lock in make-up for 16 hours.
The light citrus-floral scent also works as an on-the-go-refreshment to keep you looking your best.