Mood boosting makeup!
Get through January with products that provide the feel-good factor
You made it through Blue Monday but it’s the last few days of January that are proving to be a real chore. Help is hand in the form of your makeup bag. These bright and cheery beauty essentials hold the power to work as transformative tools, making you look and feel a whole load better. Over in the states Physician’s Formula has gone one step further and claims its Happy Booster blush mimics the effect of endorphins (that feel-good vibe). If that’s too hard to stomach, these colourful characters won't promise anything life-changing, but guarantee to put a smile on your face.
Cake Cosmetics Lipstick in Heavy Petal, £7.99
Feeling low? Loading up your lips with a flashy colour is the go-to solution – and a hot pink to blitz away the gloom does the job in no time.
Zoeva Cool Spectrum Eyeshadow Palette, £28.50
Who’d be in the doldrums with 15 shades of perfect eye colour pigments to choose from? Zoeva’s new Spectrum palette is a mighty blast of joy-inducing makeup. The lilac and teal are especially lust-worthy.
Chanel Le Vernis Nail Colour in Mirabella, £18
Let’s face it orange nail colour is going to uplift the most miserable soul. Paint your nails with this sunny Chanel shade and your tips and temperament will love you for it.
Tanya Burr Rosy Flush Cheek Palette, £8
Dispel dull weather with a hit of highlighter and the latest strobing trend. This palette is a triple helping of beach bronze, pretty peony and oyster shell highlighter to ensure you're not down in the dumps this winter.