Ready, set, beauty! The new year brings with it some super-fresh ideas on how we can style up for the coming Lunar New Year — and beyond.
Project Manager/Styling/Text Grace Wong Art Direction/Design Mils Gan; Vanessa Lim Photographer Robin Yong Makeup Nelson Tham | Makeup Miracle Hair Katie Kung | Makeup Miracle Models Lynn Goh, Nur Emily Mohd Nasser Wardrobe Provided By Kiss & Tell, Chiyo And Stylist’s Own
Ready, set, beauty! Time has flown — here we are already in 2019. And in this new year, we have new ideas and new fun ways to turn heads at the big reunion dinner, first-day festivities and beyond!
Thanks to the CLEO x Guardian booklet, there are some serious recommendations on how you can style up for this Lunar New Year, and which products you can pick up and make up. This January, make sure you pick up a copy of yours at Guardian outlets:
Thanks to Make Me Up by Guardian in 1 Utama, KLCC, Sunway Pyramid and Midvalley Megamall, you can try up then buy up big! Browse gorgeous make-up and get a free make-up service with purchases totalling RM50 and above!
We’ll start you off — here are quick how-tos on how to kick off the milestone dates of CNY with the prettiest looks to replicate.
BEAUTY DIARY: IT’S NEW YEAR’S EVE…
Scenario: you’re off to reunion dinner! Multitasking make-up reigns when you need to pack, travel, and catch up with the entire extended family! Here are the picks you need:
Pillow Talk: Stash a tinted, moisturising balm in your bag to keep lips comfy all day!
ONLY AT GUARDIAN: Canmake Stay-On Balm Rouge range, RM30.04 (usual price RM42.92, save 30%).
Back to Earth: A timeless neutral palette that takes you from AM to PM.
Face First: Coverage, check! SPF, check! A smooth, long-lasting finish, check!
Twice As Nice: Supermodel arches are on the horizon with this combination liquid marker and brow-boosting powder
BEAUTY DIARY: Lunar new year first day
Greet your loved ones in lucky gold and mandarin orange accents. It’s time to shine just like Emily. Cast your eyes to these picks!
All That Glitters: Usher in a prosperous year with gold eyeliner all over!
Getting Lashy With It: This formula delivers on curl and volume!
Tangerine Topped: Forget glass skin, glass lips always seal the deal!
Blend over moisturiser for flawless coverage your ‘Gram will envy.
Royal Flush: Cool pink blush works on all skin tones – try blending towards your cheekbones for some lifted appeal.