Updated: Nov 4, 2020
With the festival of light approaching are calendars are filled with social gatherings and cards parties. This festive season it's time for you to realise that you're the light of your own life so it's time to sparkle your way into Diwali.
Well hydrated skin and a highlighter are essential for a truly lit from within make-up look.But, despite the hustle and bustle the festive season brings along with it, don't forget to sip on water to keep your skin hydrated. The high pollution levels in the capital causes your skin to dull and tired, but the best part is that one swipe, tap, or swish of make-up can you give you a whole new look!
For all beauty enthusiast, the Diwali season means highlighting, and illuminating your complexion for the perfect glow! Diwali gives you the license to be bold, radiant and beautiful, so it's time to stock up on the best products to help you achieve a high glam festive look. Whether you wish to go high on glam with a glitter make-up look, or if you choose to keep it minimal with subtle sheen and a dewy, luminous finish, we've got you covered. We've rounded up a list of the best beauty buys for a 'truly lit from within' make-up look. Be a firecracker and turn up this heat this festive season.
1. Shine On!
Make heads turn with this magical Colorbar Moon Lava Eyeshadow that bursts with glitter. A lightweight water infused formula, which sets smoothly and locks in sparkles. Cover your eyelids in sparkle or choose to use it as a liner for a touch of shimmer.
Product Name: Colorbar Moon Lava Eyeshadow
Price: INR 850. Buy It Here
2. Glow Getter!
Keep your make-up in place with MAC Prep and Prime Fix that give your complexion a dewy and luminous finish. An instant boost of hydration, this is all the sheen you need to light up your pre-diwali cards night! It will soon be your go-to for the ultimate glow.
Product Name: M.A.C Prep + Prime Fix+ (Shimmer) - Goldlite
Price: INR 1,800. Buy It Here
3. Sparkle Dust!
A little love and sparkle dust is all you need this festive season. Bobbi Brown's Shimmer Brick Compact & adds a soft glow to your cheeks and highlights your features beautifully. A high impact shimmery powdery its creates a glow that is off-the charts. Use it as a the last step of you makeup routine for the best effect.
Product Name: Bobbi Brown Shimmer Brick Compact
Brand: Bobbi Brown
Price: INR 3,700. Buy It Here
4. Lock In The Moisture!
Quench your skins thirst with Clinique's Moisture Surge 72-Hour Auto-Replenishing Hydrator. The silky smooth texture glides on seamlessly while replenishing your skin and locking in the moisture leaving your skin with a new found radiance.
Product Name: Clinique Moisture Surge 72-Hour Auto-Replenishing Hydrator
Price: INR 890. Buy It Here
5. Let Your Eyes Do The Talking!
Intense smokey eyes, glittery eyes or classic nude eyelids, Huda Beauty's New Nude Eyeshadow Palette has you covered. From flattering high pigmented mattes to shimmer-drenched hues, it has everything you need to transform your lids.
Product Name: Huda Beauty The New Nude Eyeshadow Palette
Brand: Huda Beauty
Price: INR 5,375. Buy It Here
6. Go Bold or Go Home!
Pucker up this festive season as you add a pop of colour to the makeup look. Nothing beats the drama of bright bold lips for all your lust-inducing rendezvous. A swipe of My Glamm's LIT creamy matte lipsticks from precious pinks for the day to darker brown, will get you ready for your pre-diwali bash!
Product Name: My Glamm LIT creamy matte lipsticks
Brand: My Glamm
Price: INR 495 . Buy It Here
7. New Found Radiance
A deep cleanse is a must to keep up with the high pollution level and the hustle-bustle of the festive season. Say hello to a cleansed and gently exfoliated complexion revealing radiant and healthy skin.
Product Name: Glow Mud Cleanser
Brand: PiXi Skincare
Price: INR 1,880 . Buy It Here
8. Picture Perfect
Long nights call for long lasting make-up. The right primer will keep your make-up in place for perfect pictures all night long!
Product Name: Radiance Primer
Price: INR 3,300 . Buy It Here
9. Dazzle & Shine!
Sexy and snazzy, let your lips take centre stage with this high shine shimmer lipgloss. Amp up the drama and steal the spotlight!
Product Name: Always On Petal Metal Liquid Lip Stick - Desert Rose
Price: INR 2,050 . Buy It Here
10. Dewy Glow
Get a step closer to the perfect luminous and dewy finish with a fortifying oil enriched with gold particles. Mix it with your foundation or moisturiser to help revive and give your skin a boost for your most youthful looking complexion.
Product Name: Gold Luminous Oil
Brand: Pixi Skincare
Price: INR 2,500 . Buy It Here
11. Sculpted Glamour!
A chiselled face is aways in and the secret to that is a perfectly contoured and highlighted face. A cream-like powder formulas it seamlessly sweeps onto the skin with a soft, even finish to add natural-looking dimension and gorgeous colour. Cheeks with the perfect wash of colour and the bronzer enhances healthy-looking radiance.
Product Name: Soleil Contouring Compact - Nude Glow
Brand: Tom Ford
Price: INR 9,000 . Buy It Here
12. It's All About The Base!
Nailing the base is all you need to rock your flawless, dewy look. A lightweight foundation with it's super long wear will have you covered for hours together.
Product Name: Double Wear Stay-In-Place Makeup SPF10 - 1W2 Sand
Brand: Estee Lauder
Price: INR 1,800 . Buy It Here
13. Truly LIT
Light up any make-up look with this glitter powder. Add shimmer to your makeup look to get heads turning.
Product Name: Star Lit Diamond Powder - White
Brand: Make Up Forever
Price: INR 2,550 . Buy It Here
14. Pout Perfect!
Nourish and hydrate your lips while leaving them with a flush of natural colour. What better the finding the comfort of a balm with a burst of colour, a perfect finishing touch to your make-up routine.
Product Name: Dior Addict Lip Glow Color Awakening Lip Balm SPF 10
Brand: Christian Dior
Price: INR 2,668 . Buy It Here
15. Lash Love!
Amp up the drama with the voluminous lashes this festive season. Build the layers to create more intensity for a truly glamours look.
Product Name: BADgal Bang! Mascara
Brand: Benefit Cosmetics
Price: INR 2,668 . Buy It Here
So what are you waiting for? Snag your favourite products for a LIT Diwali!