[CLEO x Guardian] Ring In A Festive Lunar New Year 2019 With Make-up From Guardian

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. 

Our CLEO girls are ready to ring in the new year with all its festivities!

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.

Red Hot: Lynne wears Canmake Perfect Multi Eyes eyeshadow, from Guardian.


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.

ONLY AT GUARDIAN: Canmake Perfect Multi Eyes range, RM34.93 (usual price RM49.90, save 30%)

Face First: Coverage, check! SPF, check! A smooth, long-lasting finish, check!

ONLY AT GUARDIAN: Cathy Doll Magic Dolly Two Way Cake Powder SPF 30 PA+++, RM42.18 (usual price RM52.73, save 20%)

Twice As Nice: Supermodel arches are on the horizon with this combination liquid marker and brow-boosting powder

ONLY AT GUARDIAN: K-Palette 2Way Eyebrow Liquid & Powder RM45.20 (usual price, RM56.50, save 20%)


Shine Bright: Emily sports glistening gold with Revlon ColorStay Crème Gel Pencil, from Guardian.

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!

ONLY AT GUARDIAN: Revlon ColorStay Crème Gel Pencil range RM31.92 (usual price RM39.90, save 20%)

Getting Lashy With It: This formula delivers on curl and volume!   

Maybelline Volum’Express Hypercurl Mascara range RM21.05 (usual price RM26.32, save 20%)

Tangerine Topped: Forget glass skin, glass lips always seal the deal!       

ONLY AT GUARDIAN: Canmake Your Lip Only Gloss range RM27.93 (usual price RM39.90, save 30%)

BB Beautiful

Blend over moisturiser for flawless coverage your ‘Gram will envy.

IN2IT BB 24-Hour 5 in 1 Make-Up Foundation RM28.60 (usual price RM35.75, save 30%)

Royal Flush:  Cool pink blush works on all skin tones – try blending towards your cheekbones for some lifted appeal.

ONLY AT GUARDIAN: Canmake Powder Cheek range RM30.31 (usual price RM43.30, save 30%)  

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