While the occasional spree can be forgiven, for most of us forking out on lust-worthy cosmetics isn’t something we can afford to do all the time. Olivia O’Grady investigates which high street beauty bargains measure up to their cult-classic counterparts
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It amazes me that it has taken all my life for British men to enter this self-transformation game.
The models, who are also employees at the cosmetics company, said they also received a hugely positive response
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(From left to right) 1. Lipstick in neon orange, £15, maccosmetics.co.uk
Beauty rules dictate that strong eyes call for a subtle lip, and as bright shadows tend to come into their own in the summer, it makes sense that now is perhaps the time to step away from the matte lipstick.
Fashion favourite Sophia Webster’s new range of lipsticks for Revlon come with an added kick, says Rebecca Gonsalves
Whatever the formulation, a flush of colour will ensure you look in rude health, even when you're not feeling your best
Sometimes it seems that the world can be divided into two types of people – those who can live without lip balm and those who can't. I'm firmly in the second camp – and never more so than in the deep midwinter, when icy winds and drying central heating conspire to shred my lips.
We’re all feeling the pinch at this time of year, but that doesn’t mean you can’t reboot the contents of your beauty bag
Take inspiration from Sir Cliff for your beauty look this season, with berry lips that are as bold as you like, says Rebecca Gonsalves