The New Mood In Beauty: A Garden Glow

FLORAL SCENTS and SOFT ROSE SHADES take centre stage for spring …

Alexis Mabille SS18

Rose-tinted powders, glosses and perfumes usher in a fresh mood for spring. We’re finding flower power in serums and oils too: Trilogy’s new Sensitive skincare range, including a light facial oil, and Tata Harper’s luxurious creams (arriving at Arnotts this summer), are filled with high-performing natural ingredients, and without artificial fragrances and synthetic chemicals. This is the new shift in beauty: a growing awareness of what’s in your skincare and make-up. We’re in the pink …

Rose tinted

Choose a rose tint from the 24-strong Laura Mercier Velour Extreme Matte Lipsticks line-up; they last for hours. Try soft petal pink Ruthless, €26.

… in the pink

Atelier Cologne’s Iris Rebelle, €95 with leather case. A lasting cologne with bergamot, lavender, orange flower and iris from Morocco.

Bottled sunshine

The new scent from Jo Malone’s Jo Loves is zesty Orange Butterflies, inspired by the south of France. €135, at SpaceNK, Grafton Street, Dublin 2.

… warm skin

Get an instant warm glow with single sweep. Chanel Les Beiges Healthy Glow Luminous Multi-Colour Powder, €57.

Rosy glow

Tone in lip, cheek and eye colours for a fresh spring look, as at Rodarte SS18, Chanel Rouge Coco Lip Blush in Tender Rose, €31.

Peachy keen

Christian Louboutin Beauté Mousseline Lip Voile, €85, limited edition, at Brown Thomas from May.

… flower power

A flattering soft flush. & Other Stories Peche Blusher, €19.

Skin boost

A natural tonic in a beautiful glass bottle: Rose Water by Santa Maria Novella, €21, at 26 Westbury Mall, Dublin 2.

… flower power

The first scent by designers Proenza Schouler, Arizona is centred on a rather unusual floral note: a white cactus flower. Together with jasmine absolute and orange flower, it creates a really sunny mood. €58, at Brown Thomas.


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