There are new and exciting beauty products launched every season. However, you can always rely on Spring for a slew of covetable products that will enhance your glow, bring back colour, and create a romantic aesthetic for Spring. So, if you want to know how things are shaping up in 2022, here are the must-have Spring beauty buys to have on your radar. Check out the most radiance-enhancing foundations, multitasking highlighters and game-changing eyeshadow palettes and lip colours this season!
Best Spring Beauty Buys 2022
New Radiance-Enhancing Foundations
See your skin in its best light with Nars’ Light Reflecting Foundation. This innovative blend of makeup and skincare instantly blurs imperfections, smooths the look of textured skin, and helps conceal blemishes, dark spots, and redness. Expect a natural finish and breathable, long-lasting wear.
Ilia consistently come up with new ways to make skin look like skin, only more flawless. This serum-infused foundation combines skincare and colour correction. Besides containing some of the most desirable skincare ingredients (like niacinamide), the True Skin Serum Foundation formula now comes in 30 shades! Its skin-like finish is now smoother than ever, and it provides medium coverage with a breathable feel.
If you’re a fan of a light coverage foundation, you’ll love Chanel’s new formula No.1 De Chanel Revitalising Foundation. Available in 20 shades, the formula offers a second-skin, luminous finish and still manages to be long-wearing. Chanel’s new range puts red camellia extract centre stage to prevent and correct signs of ageing while shielding skin from environmental aggressors.
This hydrating skin tint bridges the gap between powerful skincare and luminous makeup to deliver sheer, radiant coverage. A skincare base with pigment spheres is infused with hyaluronic acid to visibly smooth the appearance of fine lines, squalane to weightlessly hydrate, and peptides to help protect against environmental damage.
Romantic Eyeshadow Palettes
The new Monochromance Gradient Palette by Hindash offers the dreamiest colour story for Spring. It’s a multi-use pressed pigment palette that you can use on the eyes and face. Expect seamless blend-ability that translates into optimal long-lasting wear. These pure matte shadows can be mixed or worn alone for a monochromatic look. We eagerly await its arrival at Cult Beauty.
By Beauty Bay Berries 16 Colour Palette, £10
The By BEAUTY BAY Berries 16 Colour Palette features all the reds and pinks that you could need, each shade has intense pigment payoff, thanks to the By BEAUTY BAY formula that you know and love. From ultra-smooth mattes to soft pressed shimmers, you don’t need to look any further for your berry fix.
Make room in your palette collection for the Urban Decay Wildgreens Eyeshadow Palette. It serves up an array of greens alongside warm browns, beiges, and rusts that contrast and complement stunningly. Made with avocado oil, the 12 pressed powders offer shimmery, matte, and metallic finishes that feel as good as they look.
Glisten up—Fenty Beauty’s iconic highlighter is now in liquid form. This next-level highlighter has a smooth, superfine shimmer that can build from a subtle, sheer veil to a showstopping radiance. It’s effortlessly buildable, transfer-resistant, and hugs your skin with good-for-you ingredients.
Elevated Glow is a gorgeously glowy seamless highlighter that looks flattering in all lighting. Elevated Glow comes in four skin adaptive sheer tones designed to add an amplified luminous glow to the high points of the face and simultaneously delivers skincare benefits.
This hydrating, multi-use balm is packed with a blend of antioxidants, nourishing oils and natural emollients. Slippy, cushiony and never sticky, Pink Matter locks in moisture and adds hydration for softer, smoother and plumper looking lips. You can also apply it on dry patches, cuticles, or the tops of cheekbones for a subtle highlight. Keep it on your watch-list for UK stockists.
RÓEN’s Róglow Skin Stick highlighter is your secret weapon for achieving an editorial-worthy glow. Add instant radiance with this multitasking highlighter infused with nourishing skincare ingredients that hydrate the skin while adding a next-level glow to the skin.
For A Healthy Flush Of Colour
Suqqu’s new powder blush is formulated to melt into the skin for a dewy, second-skin finish, meaning no more chalky cast. The blush comes in eight romantic shades, from warm corals to cool-toned lilacs. We love the shade Haruoto for everyday radiance.
Let your radiance bloom this Spring with Patrick Ta’s Major Headlines – Double-Take Cream & Powder Blush Duo. A compact with two complementary blush formulas that give you full, bold colour—guaranteed to turn heads. Layer the cream blush to the apples of the cheeks using your fingertips or a foundation brush for a dewy, life-like glow. Available in 4 sumptuous shades.
For Luscious Lips
Get ready for enviably plump, luscious lips with Patrick Ta’s Major Volume Plumping Gloss (available in 5 dreamy colours). It’s a balmy, hydrating gloss that stimulates blood flow and invigorates the lips while adding a hint of juicy colour. Vitamin E, avocado and jojoba oil enhance shine and add moisture.
Good news for matte lipstick lovers, YSL has added six new shades to their Slim Velvet Radical Matte Lipstick range for spring 2022. The full-coverage lipstick delivers intense and long-lasting semi-matte colour that does not bleed or crack. Infused with silky oils to keep lips supple and comfortable throughout the day.