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Spring's Greatest Hits

The nine items we're craving to rock the season's hottest looks

Spring’s Greatest Hits
The nine items we’re craving to rock the season’s hottest looks

Rock 'n' roll glamour

Rock ‘n’ roll glamour

THE LOOK: rock ‘n’ roll glamour
Nighttime is the right time for shimmering eyes and look-at-me eyelashes. Seen at: Versace, Dsquared2, Donna Karan.
Vest, Lucian Matis. Earrings, Carole Tanenbaum Vintage Collection.

TheBalm Overshadow

TheBalm Overshadow

TheBalm Overshadow in If You’re Rich, I’m Single, $18

The metallic eyeshadow: Guerlain Ombre Éclat 1 Couleur in L’Instant Fauve, $38. Line your eyelids in gold, bronze or copper, blending up to the crease, then extend the colour outward and upward for an uplifting effect.
The glowing highlighter: Rimmel Underground Dare to Bare in Beachy Queen, $10. Get on trend using a luminizer on the inner corner of your eyes and the bow of your lips only.
The high-tech mascara: CoverGirl Exact Eyelights Eye Brightening Mascara in Black Sapphire, $9. This isn’t your average eyelash enhancer: light-reflecting particles help brighten your eye colour effortlessly.

Fresh colour

Fresh colour

THE LOOK: fresh colour
Rainbow-hued eyeshadow is spring’s comeback kid. Apply it minimally for a look that’s bright yet sophisticated. Seen at: Erdem, Rodarte, Diane von Furstenberg.
Overall, Diesel. Necklace, H&M.

Dior Vernis

Dior Vernis

Dior Vernis Long-Wearing Nail Lacquer in Nude Chic, $23.

The bright matte shadow: Bobbi Brown Bobbi Brights Eye Palette, $80/35 shades. Create a V-shape on your eyelids by outlining the outer corner, along your lash line and over your crease.
The soft lip colour: Nars Lip Gloss in Sweet Revenge, $28. Balance your eye colour with a sheer apricot lipstick or gloss.
The perfect beige polish: Sephora by OPI Nail Colour in I Need Space, $11. Ease off on vibrant nail colour when your eyes are bright with colour. Try an opaque nude nail colour instead and, if you dare, a longer oval shape.

For more great looks, pick up the March issue of FLARE.

Hair, Justin German, Shagg Salon; makeup, Diana Carreiro, both ; styling, Zeina Esmail, Plutino Group.