There are many, many reasons to love Christmas, but if you’re anything like me and have an unhealthy addiction to makeup, then you’ll probably understand (all too well) that the festive season = lots of dreamy limited edition beauty products.
Get ready to be inundated with pretty packaging, shimmery palettes and bountiful makeup gift sets.
First up MAC, of course. The OG beauty brand have finally released all the deets around their Christmas makeup range, aka, the Snowball collection. And spoiler, everything looks uh-maz-ing.
The colour collection will include shimmer eyeshadows, statement false lashes and lipsticks in creme and sparkle finishes. But the star of the show has to be the snowflake highlighters… 😍
Lipsticks (from left to right), £16.50 each: ELLE BELLE is a deep red (amplified), HOLIDAY CRUSH is a muted pink with sparkle (frost), I’M GLISTENING is a light pink with purple sparkle (frost), ROUGE EN SNOW is an apple red (matte), SHIMMER & SPICE is a dusty rose with shimmer (frost), WARM ICE is a dull light pink with silver sparkle (frost)
Extra Dimension Eyeshadows (from left to right), £16 each: DELICATE DRIFT light pink with sparkle, FROSTWINKED white with silver pearl, IT’S SNOWING pinky purple shimmer, STARRY, STARRY NIGHTS black with silver sparkle, STYLISHLY MERRY gold shimmer
False Eyelashes, £11.50 each: 36 GOLD, 64 SILVER
Highlighters, £24.50 each: HAPPY GO DAZZLINGLY gold with sparkle, HERE COMES JOY peachy gold with shimmer
Oh, and here’s a closer look…
As well as colour cosmetics, MAC’s Snowball Christmas makeup collection will also include a dreamy range of gift sets. So get ready to screenshot your faves and add them to that wish list…
Snow Ball Mini Lipstick Kit, £85: DIVA intense reddish burgundy (matte), RUBY WOO very matte vivid blue red (matte), MANGROVE hot bright red (matte), LITTLE DARLING clean light nude (matte), VELVET TEDDY deep-tone beige (matte), WHIRL dirty rose (matte), STONE muted greyish taupe brown (matte), REBEL mid-tone cream plum (matte), FLAT OUT FAB bright plum (matte), GOOD KISSER mid-tone fuchsia (matte), PLEASE ME muted rosy-tinted pink (matte), PARTY COMMENCING clean, matte, light neutral pink (matte).
Snow Ball Eye Compact in Gold, £30: DAZZLE THE NIGHT AWAY DAZZLESHADOW white with white gold sparkling reflects, SPUN FROM GOLD DAZZLESHADOW yellow gold with heavy gold reflects, EVENING LIGHT EYE SHADOW mid-tone brown with gold pearl (veluxe pearl), WELL PAST MIDNIGHT EYE SHADOW black with high silver and gold pearl (lustre), FROSTED FIZZ EYE SHADOW peachy nude with gold frost (satin), CINDER EYE SHADOW dark charcoal (matte). Plus, 546SE FLUFF EYE BRUSH and the 547SE FLAT SHADER BRUSH.