Beauty buffs are always looking to update their vanity, and if you are anything like us, new launches are always exciting to get your hands on. With the new year just around the corner, it is the perfect time to hit restart on your beauty stash; and we have some fabulous options for that. The scene has been buzzing with new beauty launches right now, the arrival of international brands, innovative ranges from established brands, and a couple of delightful fragrances that are no less than collectors’ items. Here are the hot new beauty launches we are excited about this month!
1. Tom Ford Black Orchid Fragrance
It’s time to throw away perfumes with cliche notes. And that is what this fragrance offers, a gender-neutral scent that goes beyond categories and labels. Tom Ford Beauty, the sought-after line of cosmetics and fragrances, has entered the Indian market with Nykaa.com, debuting its hallmark fragrances. The luxurious and sensual fragrance is ideal for anyone looking to try a statement new scent but never heady, alluring and oh-so-rich! The current Black Orchid fragrance range consists of six key notes – black truffle, bergamot, black orchid, black plum, noir gourmand, accord and patchouli.
Available on Nykaa.com and Nykaa Luxe Stores.
2. SUGAR Cosmetics Own The Light Liquid Highlighter
SUGAR Cosmetics, a cult-favourite amongst Gen Z and millennials, have added the Own The Light Liquid Highlighter to their extensive range of makeup essentials. The shimmery formula is ultra-pigmented, yet it glides on smoothly and blends with ease. Thanks to its invisible sparkle flakes, beginners who do not trust their blending skills don’t have to worry about chunky glitter with this one. The highlighters are lightweight, transfer-proof, waterproof, smudge-proof and lend a soft, dewy finish to the skin.
Available on Sugarcosmetics.com
3. Plum Goodness Tea Tree Haircare Range
The change in temperature calls for an update in your hair care routine and that’s why this haircare range has made it to our beauty launches. The new tea tree range from this clean beauty brand will be a must-have on your scalp-care arsenal. Formulated with piroctone olamine, propanediol caprylate, and of course, tea tree, the potent dandruff fighters will leave your hair moisturised, healthy and flake-free! The formula targets dandruff at its source, soothing irritation and promoting better scalp health.
Available on Plumgoodness.com
4. Naso Profumi Al Natura – Pepper Infused In Wood
The holiday season calls for warmth and cheer, and nothing sets the vibe like a pleasant scent. Consider upgrading your winter scent while you stock up on your seasonal must-haves. Naso Profumi, a clean, artisanal luxe fragrance label, presents Al Natura – Pepper Infused In Wood. The fragrance offers a natural depth and warmth in character, masterfully complementing the smokey scents of cedar and vetiver with a striking touch of pepper, offering all the warmth you require this winter.
Available on Nasoprofumi.com
Elemis, the British skincare brand acclaimed for its anti-ageing formulas, is a fan-favourite that has been around for decades. We are tingling with excitement now that it is at our doorstep; skincare fanatics everywhere are not keeping calm. In addition to its result-oriented formulations and luxury, the brand is known for sustainably sourcing natural extracts that enhance its benefits. If you are wondering how to get started with an Elemis routine, our favourite picks right now are the Pro-Collagen Cleansing Balm, Dynamic Resurfacing Facial Pads, Pro-Collagen Marine Oil and the Pro-Collagen Marine Cream.
Available on Global Store on Nykaa App and Nykaa.com
6. Dermalogica Neck-Fit Contour Serum
The neck is among the first parts of the body to exhibit symptoms of ageing. Dermalogica, a professional-grade skincare brand, hopes to fill the gap in the market for products that target the skin on your neck. The lightweight roll-on serum is formulated with advanced ingredients to tone and tighten the skin over time. It also helps smooth fine lines and wrinkles on the neck and décolletage. It has a built-in roller applicator that massages the serum into the skin to make things even better.
Available on Dermalogica.in
7. Nourish Mantra Bluelight Repair Serum
The conscious and natural skincare brand has created a Bluelight Repair Serum for the techies and WFH crowd who are always on their phones and laptops. The anti-photoageing serum protects the skin against blue light damage while mending and regenerating it. Regular use can result in a brighter-looking complexion free of dark marks, scars, and hyperpigmentation. This serum is suitable for all skin types and has a light gel-based texture that is non-greasy and leaves a matte finish upon application.
Available on Nourishmantra.in
8. Kayali Fragrance
It must be a tedious process to choose the ideal perfume for you, considering the number of options available in the market. Kayali Fragrance, founded by Mona Kattan, beauty mogul Huda Kattan’s sister, has you covered with four new scents: Elixir, Vanilla, Citrus, and Musk. The scents are an absolute delight in more than one sensory way. They are decadently juicy, woody and lend a delicious fragrance all day long. Plus, the bottles are such a definition of grandeur, perfect for someone who likes to splurge on fragrances because the bottle just happens to be too damn cute (we ain’t judging!)
Available on Nykaa.com
9. Huda Beauty Glowish- GloWish Multidew Skin Tin
Huda Beauty and WISHFUL’s new collab will be the makeup vanity refresh you need this season. You probably already have your Christmas and New Year’s ensembles ready, so the ideal partner to go with it is an attractive skin tint. The radiant and moisture-packed skin tint instantly brightens your complexion and blurs pores for a soft-focus, dewy finish. Perfect for the ultimate no-makeup makeup look, the sheer coverage illuminates your complexion, and the light-reflective pearl pigments effortlessly enhance your natural beauty.
Available on Nykaa.com
10. PLANTAS Organic Night Cream
A little self-pampering after a hard day at work is always a good idea. This newly launched brand brings an organic range of products for lovers of holistic skincare. We’re especially stoked to try their night cream – it targets dryness, inflammation, dark marks, scars, sagging and signs of ageing while you sleep. The natural antioxidant and astringent of geranium oil boost skin health and glow, providing an ideal representation of beauty sleep.
Available on Plantascare.com
11. See Love
If you are a fan of green beauty, this new skincare brand should be on your radar. The brand believes in creating conscious beauty products, offering modern, mindful beauty products. The SkinLov-4 blend included in most of their products is a proprietary formulation prepared with superstar ingredients like Japanese honeysuckle, prickly pear, marigold and liquorice extracts. From overnight serums to makeup cleansing oils, there is something for everyone.
Available on Seelove.in
12. Soul Tree Ayurvedic Hemp Range
A trendy ingredient creating a lot of buzz in the beauty industry, hemp is known for its skin-calming properties. The powerful antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties of hemp can help deal with acne, wrinkles, and scarring. Hoping to tap these soothing benefits, Soul tree’s new hemp range is formulated with 100% pure, certified Organic Hemp Seed Oil. What sets this launch apart is that it is curated to allow patrons immense customisations in creating varied skin and hair care ritualistic Ayurvedic treatments tailored to their requirements.
Available at Soultree.in