The hidden beauty brands at Victoria Centre Article
Beauty truly does begin from within and whether you’re getting ready for a big night out, or treating yourself to a pampering night in, we’ve got plenty in-store to help you tap into your inner goddess.
From makeup must-haves and sensational skin care, we’ve compiled a list of the best beauty brands to fill your make-up bag and your bathroom cabinet, all available at Victoria Centre.
Made with active ingredients Manuka honey, jojoba oil, avocado oil, and goat’s milk, the Kate Somerville Goat Milk Moisturising Cleanser (£38.00) is the perfect gentle daily face wash, formulated to cleanse and soothe the skin. This cleanser’s non-foaming, creamy formula removes dirt, oil, impurities and even makeup, leaving skin soft and radiant.
A British beauty icon, the Liz Earle Cleanse and Polish Hot Cloth Starter Kit (£14.45), is a must have for any skincare enthusiast. Suitable for all skin types, including sensitive, this satin soft cleanser combines with the gently exfoliating pure cotton cloth to lift away daily grime, pollutants and dead skin for a smooth and bright glow.
Enriched with sustainably sourced cocoa butter to soften and smooth, and rosemary, chamomile and eucalyptus to tone and purify- this is a truly indulgent treat for body and mind.
For more skin-care heroes, including a full range of Kate Somerville and Liz Earle products, visit John Lewis & Partner’s beauty hall in-store.
Good to glow
Clinically proven to re-plump and repair skin, La Roche-Posay HyaluB5 Hyaluronic Acid Serum (£38.00) is specifically formulated to re-hydrate, reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles and improve texture for a fresh complexion. The beauty world’s equivalent to a tall glass of water.
Bringing a burst of energy to the skin, Ole Henriksen C-Rush Brightening Gel Creme (£40.00) instantly illuminates and hydrates, powered by a unique combination of three sources of vitamin C. Formulated with Rose of Winter extract, an antioxidant-rich flower from Jeju Island in South Korea, this ultra lightweight gel nourishes and smooths the skin.
For hyper hydration, the oil-free gel-cream Clinique Moisture Surge™ 100-Hour Auto-Replenishing Hydrator (starting at £25.00) delivers lasting hydration, with exclusive aloe bio-ferment and hyaluronic acid that sinks deep into skin.
For more La Roche Posey, Ole Henriksen, Clinique and many more big name beauty brands, visit Boots in-store.
Flawless make-up requires a flawless base, and this can easily be achieved with the Dior Forever Matte Foundation (£40.00). Available in 37 shades, and made with an 86% skincare base, skin is instantly smoothed and mattified for 24hour high-perfection coverage.
For a gorgeous glow from cheek-to-cheek, the silky formula of the Bobbi Brown Blush (£21.00) glides seamlessly and offers a natural-looking and buildable rouge. A sun-kissed finishing touch, the Illuminating Bobbi Brown Bronzing Powder (£33.00) brings a radiant shine to any look.
Adored by beauty lovers for its deep pigmentation, and long lasting luxurious formulas, Charlotte Tilbury’s iconic Pillow Talk collection is perfect for every skin tone. Make it all about the eyes, and bring the drama with The Icon Palette (£55.00) Complete the look by adding some vava voom to your lashes with the Full Fat Lashes mascara (£23.00).
For more make-up treasures, including a full range of Dior, Bobbi Brown and Charlotte Tilbury makeup, visit House of Fraser in-store.
Created for the creators, Morphe is the one-stop-shop for colourful looks and professional-yet-affordable makeup essentials.
New in, the Morphe X Lucky Charms Make Some Magic Artistry Palette (£22.00) offers a limited edition spectrum of colour, for a magical look in the wink of an eye. From Shooting Stars yellow to Leprechaun Green and shimmering Pot Of Gold, the 18 mega-pigmented shimmer and matte shades perfectly build for endless creative possibilities.
For the ultimate lip luxe, The Bold 8 Mega Matte Lipstick Collection (£68) features the latest and brightest Mega Matte Lipsticks (also sold separately, starting at £6). For full coverage, long lasting and highly pigmented lipstick- enjoy the classic red of Pick Up Line, the fuchsia shade of Passionate, the deeper rouge of Independent, the blood orange hue of Forward, the pop pink of Vocal, the rich purple of In The Moment, the gothic green of Player, and the boldest black of Twisted.
For more colourful inspiration, visit Morphe in-store on the lower mall.
Push the boat out
Looking to treat yourself and your beauty routine to an upgrade? Then look no further than the highly luxurious La Mer.
Translated as ‘the sea’ in French, La Mer unlocks the renewing energies of the ocean through careful fermentation and intricate sonochemistry.
A cult classic, the La Mer Moisturising Cream (ranging from £68.00 for 15ml to £1,630.00 for 500ml) ultra-rich cream instantly immerses skin in healing moisture to reveal a firmer, more lifted and rejuvenated skin. With a heart of Miracle Broth™, Giant Sea Kelp and Antioxidant Lime Tea, radiance is renewed, and with daily devotion lines and wrinkles visibly diminish over time.
For more information about the unbelievable healing qualities of La Mer, and to see the full range of products, visit John Lewis & Partner’s beauty hall in-store.