Best new lipsticks for summer
Tom Ford Lip Colour #17 Violet Fatale
Get dark and mysterious with this exotic plum shade from Tom Ford. Made from Brazilian murumuru butter and chamomilla flower oil, this lipstick has an incredibly smooth application for luxe lips. $410. Available at various locations inc Tom Ford Beauty, Lane Crawford, 3 Canton Rd, Tsim Sha Tsui; tomford.com.
MAC x Brooke Candy #Doowop
Turn that frown upside down with this candy-coloured pop from MAC. Applied in a matte finish, there’s no better pink to slap on for a bold fashion statement. $170. Available at various locations inc MAC, Elements, 1 Austin Rd W, Tsim Sha Tsui; maccosmetics.com.
Yves Saint Laurent Beauté Rouge Pur Couture N50 Rouge Neon
No-one does red like Yves Saint Laurent. With 48 different options, there’s a shade to fit every woman. Stay classic with this coral number for the ultimate sense of luxury and opulence. $295. Available at various locations inc Yves Saint Laurent Beauté, Sogo, 555 Hennessy Rd, Causeway Bay; yslbeauty.com.hk.
Giorgio Armani Beauty Rouge d’Armani #500
Get glamourous with Rouge d’Armani for an iconic pout that’ll have heads turning. Perfect for everyday wear, this lipstick is lightweight yet exudes vibrancy that holds for hours. $285. Available at various locations inc Giorgio Armani Beauty, Landmark Chater, 8 Connaught Rd, Central; giorgioarmanibeauty.com.hk.
Yves Saint Laurent Beauté Rouge Volupté Shine Oil-in-Stick N51 Rose Saharienne
An easy-to-wear lip colour with the benefits of lip care, this oil-in stick lipstick from Yves Saint Laurent glides on effortlessly for smoother, healthier lips with the perfect amount of shine. From weekend brunch to work, this bright number is perfect for those off-duty moments. $295. Available at various locations inc Yves Saint Laurent Beauté, Sogo, 555 Hennessy Rd, Causeway Bay; yslbeauty.com.hk.
Shiseido Maquillage Dramatic Melting Rouge #PK232 Sugarless Pink
Pucker up for this real winner. The Shiseido Maquillage lipstick continues to be a hit with those seeking lustrous, plump lips. The secret formula includes infused rose oil that forms a glossy coating which sticks to your lips for hours on end in this fun pink shade. $240. Available at various locations inc Shiseido, IFC mall, 8 Finance St, Central; shiseido.com.hk.
Chanel Beauté Rouge Coco #454 Jean
If you weren’t already aware, then you are now. Chanel’s most iconic lipstick, the Rouge Coco, is a legend in itself, offering flawless style in a vibrant satin finish. This one in particular radiates a beautiful fuchsia with exceptional character. $280. Available at various locations inc Chanel Beauté, Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Admiralty; chanel.com.