Honor A/W 15 show
Statement eyes, look away now; lips, prepare to go nude…as blusher is making a play for the limelight. Nars’s collaboration with fashion photographer Steven Klein features the Despair Cheek Palette, a quartet of pink, nude and berry powder blushes. £45, narscosmetics.co.uk, from 1 November.
For older skin, By Terry’s new Terrybly Densiliss Contouring Duo Compact in Rosy Shape contains pigments that mimic the skin’s surface to blur away blemishes and lines. £68, spacenk.co.uk.
Or try The Creamy Glow Duo in Pravella and Janelle by Kevyn Aucoin, £21, cultbeauty.co.uk. Tickled on to cheeks and topped with Vaseline at the Honor A/W 15 show (main picture at top of page), it proved that flush is all it takes to enliven the face.
A RADIANT COMPLEXION IN THREE
PREP: SARAH CHAPMAN SKINESIS LIQUID RESURFACER contains four acids to peel away dead cells and reveal a new, plump, pore-less surface beneath. £36, sarahchapman.net.
PRIME: GUERLAIN METEORITES OXYGEN CARE MOISTURIZER AND RADIANCE BOOSTER uniformly reflects light to make skin look even and glowing. £44.50, debenhams.com.
PERFECT: Worn alone or beneath foundation, ILLAMASQUA RADIANCE VEIL lends skin a soft luminosity as though it’s bathed in candlelight. £32, illamasqua.com.
TUCKED AWAY BEHIND HIGH STREET KENSIGNTON in West London, the new Daniel Galvin hair salon, home of Kérastase ambassador James Galvin, is a need-to-know for those seeking natural-looking colour, fabulous cuts and glossy blow-dries. Book now before celebrity regulars at his other salons start hogging the space; danielgalvin.com.
Keep your chapping-prone areas sweet with L’Occitane’s light and whippy Melting Honey Hand Cream, £8, and the delicious Lip Balm, £8.50, loccitane.co.uk.
THE CLOCKS HAVE GONE BACK, the nights are drawing in. Perfect for hibernating, Fornasetti’s new Astronomici scented candle comes patterned in a constellation design and burns bright with the soporific fragrance of clary sage, warm smokiness and rich amber. £125, selfridges.com, from November.
By Bella Blissett