Weekend Wish List – Nude Beauty

When we say we’re nudists we don’t mean we like to go around naked. What we do mean however is we’re huge fans of this year’s nude trend.

Be it the classic beige polish, a flawlessly dewy complexion, or a simple ‘no-make-up’ make-up look. If it’s nude we’re fans!

To help you master the look, we’ve put together our favourite products to make sure you get your nude look right. From bases to bronzers, and powders to polishes, we’ve captured the perfect nude hues.

1. Laura Mercier Foundation Primer (Hydrating) – £29.00 (BUY HERE)
We all know that beautiful skin starts with a good quality primer. Laura Mercier’s Foundation Primer is world famous for a very good reason. It’s the perfect base for applying your make-up. The hydrating formula leaves you skin soft and smooth, and ready for creating that flawless complexion.
2. Estee Lauder Double Wear Stay-in-Place Foundation – £30.00 (BUY HERE)
The iconic Double Wear foundation from Estee Lauder does it exactly what it promises. The staying power is second to none, and the finish hides a multitude of sins. To create that on-trend nude base, this foundation will give you fabulous coverage. 
3. Charlotte Tilbury Air Brush Flawless Finish Skin Perfecting Micro Powder – £33.00 (BUY HERE)
We love this powder, it’s as simple as that. Use it over your foundation for a silky soft finish. Remove shine and set your base to last all day long. Its micro powder formula ensures a satin finish without any cakeness. It’s the perfect accessory for hot summer days. 
4. O.P.I. Nail Polish in Samoan Sand – £12.50 (BUY HERE)
This chip-resistant high gloss polish promises to keep you bang on trend! Samoan Sand is a gorgeous natural shade and will keep your fingers looking preened and elegant. As far as we’re concerned it’s the perfect nude hue, and with a little top coat will last for days.
5. Urban Decay Naked2 Basics Palette – £23.00 (BUY HERE)
The cool tones in Urban Decay’s Naked2 palette are exactly what you need to achieve the perfect nude eye. With soft taupe, bronzes and bone shades, it’s got everything you need to shape, define and accentuate your eyes. We recommend using a stone shade along your crease for added emphasis.  
6. Nudestix Eye Pencil – £24.00 (BUY HERE)
This nifty bit of make-up genius helps to line and highlight all at the same time. With strobing taking the make-up world by storm, it’s a great way to give your eyes that added definition. Blend into your lids, or around your lash line for the perfect nude glow. 
7. Laura Geller Bronze-n-Brighten – £26.00 (BUY HERE)
All good nude make-up looks call for a natural bronze and glow. Laura Geller’s Bronze-n-Brighten gives your skin a beautiful lift with brightening pigments. Use it sparingly in place of blusher to give your cheeks a brightening nude highlight. 
8. Anastasia Beverly Hills Brow Kit – £50.00 (BUY HERE)
Brows can really make or break a make-up look. If you’re opting for the nude trend, be sure to keep your brows groomed and tidy. Nude make-up is all about looking flawless and unruly brow hairs need to be dealt with! This great kit from Anastasia will help you to conquer the perfect brow. The set contains Tweezers and Stencils plus a trio of miracle workers; Angled Brush, Brow Powder Duo and Clear Brow Gel.
9. Rimmel London Lasting Finish Lipstick By Kate Nude Collection – £5.49 (BUY HERE)
Kate Moss and Rimmel get our praise for their fabulous new collection. You can find your perfect shade of nude in these soft, creamy colours. From barely-there to true nudes, they have your nude needs covered. Combine with lip balm or Vaseline for that dewy no-make-up make-up look.  
10. Marc Jacobs Beauty The Nude(ist) Set – $28.00 (BUY HERE)
For those on the go, Marc Jacobs has jumped in with a little bit of nude heaven. Combining everything you need to achieve the natural look on-the-go, The Nude(ist) set contains a New Nude Sheer Lip Gel in Role Paly and a Highliner Gel Eye Crayon in Blacquer. It really is the busy women’s new best friend. 
11. Chanel Le Vernis Nail Colour in Beige Rose – £17.50 (BUY HERE)
Nothing says class quite like Chanel, and this gorgeous beige rose tone is just that, classy. The colour is a lovely nude with a touch of elegant pink. It’s the perfect ladylike accessory for 2015. Use one or two coats for a more natural finish, or more for the full opaque look.
12. Yves Saint Laurent Rouge Volupte Lipstick in Nude Beige – £26.00 (BUY HERE)
The ultimate girl’s best friend is a lipstick. This YSL colour is perfection. We love the packaging as much as the shade. It looks great in your make-up bag and even better on your lips. It’s full of moisture and has a great level of pigment. Use it for the day and touch up at night. It’s subtle pink hue means it’s a great one for most skin colours.  

Finish your nude look with a slick of your favourite mascara. Or try one of ours?


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