The new year calls for new makeup (as if we ever needed an excuse…). From eyeshadow palettes to transform your smokey eye makeup, to the cult-favourite lipstick that you shouldn’t be without – it’s out with the old and in with the new this year. So wave goodbye to your old foundation and throw away those out of date mascaras – these are the must-have makeup products you need to create flawless-looking makeup.
The Must-Have Makeup Products for 2019
The Brow Product
If you’re a fan of the brushed brow look, then this is the product for you. The Glossier Boy Brow is a cult-favourite among models and makeup bloggers alike. Promising to thicken, fill in and groom brows – this product is the holy grail brow product that’ll transform your makeup routine. No more endless pencilling or applying fiddly pomades – simply brush the product through your brows for a full, natural look.
If you’re looking for the ultimate highlighter palette, then you’ve come to the right place. Whether you’re a professional makeup artist, or simply a makeup fanatic – Charlotte Tilbury’s Bar of Gold Highlighter Palette is a must-have for any makeup collection. Featuring three highlighters in gold, rose gold and deep gold – this gorgeous palette has got a highlighter shade for every occasion. Effortlessly gliding onto the skin, these ultra-blendable highlighters will give you that lit-from-within glow that everyone wants to achieve.
The Liquid Lipstick
This is the liquid lipstick to rival all others. The Smashbox Always on Matte Liquid Lipstick is highly-pigmented and promises a comfortable 8-hour wear without drying out the lips. Whether you blend them together to create an ombre lip, or create a statement lip with their metallic shades – these liquid lipsticks are must-haves in any makeup collection.
Fenty Beauty can do no wrong, and the Gloss Bomb is no exception. The stop-you-in-your-tracks shine will add another dimension to your pout. Whether you wear it alone or layer it over your favourite lipstick – this is one lipgloss no beauty lover should be without.
The Eyeshadow Palette
First, we fell in love with their brow products, but now Anastasia Beverley Hills have upped their game even further with their gorgeous eyeshadow palettes – in particular, the Soft Glam Eyeshadow Palette.
This gorgeous palette features 14 neutral shades, ranging from warm and cool matte shades to the most swoon-worthy shimmer shadows – allowing you to create a huge range of looks to take you from day to night.
The Tarte Cosmetics Shape Tape Hydrating Foundation quickly became a favourite among beauty lovers due to its incredible long-lasting formula that both beauty lovers and makeup artists swear by. The full-coverage foundation offers a hydrating, dewy finish that’ll negate the need for concealer and highlighter – it’s just that good. Whether you’re doing makeup for a Bride, or heading for a night out – this foundation will last as long as you do.
The Eye Liner
If you’re looking for an eyeliner that’ll stay put all day, then this is the one for you. The cult-favourite Stila Stay All Day Liquid Eyeliner does exactly what it says on the tin. Effortlessly easy to apply, this liner glides across your eye in an instant to create a killer line that won’t budge, smudge or feather throughout the day. Whether you’re a professional makeup artist, or a complete amateur – this eyeliner is a must-have in every makeup collection.
You’d be hard-pressed to find someone who’s not heard of Charlotte Tilbury’s Pillow Talk Lipstick. This cult-favourite lipstick is loved by bloggers, models and makeup artists worldwide due to its moisturising matte formula that’ll give you the perfect, pillowy pout. Infused with 3D glowing pigments, this lipstick will make your pout appear plumper and wider for that full pout that everyone is after. But be warned – you’ll be addicted to this makeup product after just one swipe.
This luxurious mascara is one of Lancôme’s best-kept secrets. Promising to increase the volume of your lashes by up to 8 times without clumping, the Hypnôse Mascara will give you those dramatic lashes you’ve been dreaming of. But that’s not all – the SoftSculpt™ formula is enriched with ProVitamin B5 to condition your lashes, leaving them feeling soft and supple.
No makeup collection would ever be complete without the NARS Laguna Bronzer. A favourite among celebrity makeup artists, the NARS Laguna Bronzer will give the illusion of gorgeous, sun-kissed skin. The finely milled powder fills in fine lines and imperfections for a smoother, more even-looking complexion.
Perfect for contouring, bronzing or providing a healthy, sun-kissed glow – this bronzer will make it feel like Summer all year long.
Your makeup kit wouldn’t be complete without a little bit of Chanel, and our choice would always be the iconic Chanel Powder Blush. The silky powder texture will add a pop of colour to your cheeks for a gorgeous, healthy-looking complexion.
Whether you’re a professional makeup artist, or just obsessed with all things beauty – these are the must-have makeup products in any collection.