Beauty buzz

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 17 May, 2009, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 17 May, 2009, 12:00am

A new season means a fresh batch of covetable beauty products. What better way to brighten up your day than with the latest cosmetics for summer? Here are a few to whet your appetite.

Sara Happ's The Lip Slip (HK$230/15 grams) contains macadamia nut and jojoba oils. Colourless and creamy, with a subtly sweet taste, it moisturises and makes lips look soft and smooth. Available from Joyce Beauty, Times Square, Causeway Bay.

Clarins' Summer Glow palette SPF15 (HK$260) contains five shades, from sunset light to a warm brown, for a radiant, sun-kissed complexion. Blend all five to add luminosity and sparkle to cheek and brow bones. Look out for its chic yet earthy carry case. From all Clarins counters, including that in Seibu, Pacific Place, Admiralty.

Global Essence's Gorgeous Rose kit (HK$1,980) contains the organic brand's Rose Cream (30ml) and Absolute Rose Parfum (11ml) to have you smelling like an English garden this summer. The brand uses 100 per cent natural essential oils and everything is done by hand, including the blending, filling and packaging. A limited edition of 30 sets is available at Global Essence, 25 Caine Road, Mid-Levels.