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Makeup trends for 2018 – and it’s not subtle!

Pantone colour is Ultra Violet and it's strong....

Missoni (Image Imaxtree) - Pantone Ultra-violet

From over highlighted skin to colour popping – it’s all here for 2018.  Here are some trends that you may want to re-create yourself – and it’s not subtle. With Pantone creating the colour or the year 2018 as Ultra Violet it’s no surprise that this year is all about bold statements – and why not… go on…. express yourself.

Ultra Violet: This is the year of Ultra Violet…. use this colour anyway you want whether through your clothes or a hint of purple liner (my fave)! Or you could go as bold as RiRi…

Pantone colour (Image @pantone)
Rihanna in her Ultra Violet Hues (Image from Badgalriri Instagram)
Missoni – (Image Getty)

Pop’s product pick:

 

https://www.johnlewis.com/tom-ford-private-shadow-eye-colour/p3360826?colour=Loveshade

Kira Kira Gloss Lips: We saw a lot of matt last year but this season it’s all about high shine!

Glossier Lip Gloss (image from Glossier)

Pop’s product pick:

https://www.glossier.com/products/lip-gloss?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIlvHo5bTs2QIVh7_tCh1eeAMrEAAYASAAEgI2ZfD_BwE

 

Glitter: Seen all over fashion week – don’t shy away – wear it and wear it bold or with a subtle sparkle (I would go bold though for a night out)!

Backstage at Oscar de la Renta (Image Imaxtree)
Top Shop (Image Topshop)

Pop’s product pick:

https://www.urbandecay.co.uk/en_GB/eyes/eyeliner/heavy-metal/390.html

Natural skin: Goodbye heavy strobing and heavy contouring and hello natural super-model skin….. It’s about letting your inner beauty shine through 🙂

Natural Skin (Image Indigital)

Pop’s product pick:

https://www.cultbeauty.co.uk/charlotte-tilbury-hollywood-flawless-filter.html

Colour pop: From ‘Draping’ blush to burgundy eyes to colour mascara – I cannot wait for Summer to arrive!

Alexandre Vauthier Haute Couture show – (image getty)
Antonio Marras-(Image Getty) Red and Fusscia tones seen at Antonio Marras by makeup artist Tom Pecheux
Dries Van Noten (Image Indigital.tv)

Pop’s product picks:

http://www.charlottetilbury.com/uk/eyes-to-mesmerise-cleopatra.html

https://www.yslbeauty.co.uk/makeup/eyes/mascara/mascara-vinyl-couture/WW-22103YSL.html

High shine highlighter and the golden Glow: Beautifully highlighted skin is so on trend – opt for the stunning natural glow on Millie or go a little overboard like RiRi…

Millie Bobby Brown – Image Getty
Golden Glow – Fenty By Rihanna Launch (Image Wireimage)

Pop’s product picks:
https://www.cultbeauty.co.uk/charlotte-tilbury-hollywood-beauty-light-wand.html

https://www.cultbeauty.co.uk/laura-geller-baked-gelato-swirl-illuminator-gilded-honey?variant_id=5728

Inner corner highlight: Seen all over the catwalks at Fashion Week…. it really wakes you up as well!

Fendi – (Image Getty) – flawless skin and inner corner highlighting

Pop’s product pick:

http://www.charlottetilbury.com/uk/eyes-to-mesmerise-jean.html

Colour Liner: Use tones which help your eyes pop…

Ellie Saab – (Image Jason Lllys-Evans)

Pop’s product pick:

https://www.urbandecay.co.uk/en_GB/eyes/eyeliner/24-7/122.html

Under-eye smoke: Always a fave of mine for defining the eyes and giving that sexy, effortless rolled out of bed look

Roberto Cavali – (Image – Getty) – strong under smoke red liner

Pop’s product pick:

https://www.cultbeauty.co.uk/huda-beauty-electric-obsessions-palette.html

Cherry red popping lips: This colour is so punchy!!!

Dolce and Gabbana (Image Corey Tenold)

Pop’s product pick:

https://www.cultbeauty.co.uk/charlotte-tilbury-kissing.html?variant_id=8571

Feathery brushed up model brows:

Isa Arfen – groomed brows polishes skin

Pop’s product pick:

https://www.cultbeauty.co.uk/anastasia-beverly-hills-dipbrow-pomade.html

 

Please share your looks with me – would love to see your creations 🙂

 

Xxx

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