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Beauty Inc issue 11/13/2009

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Golden compacts filled with shimmer and sparkle add warmth to holiday faces.

 

01 CLARINS PALAZZO D’ORO GOLD ATTRACTION FACE PALETTE
This glistening powder’s lacy pattern and light-reflecting texture channels the intricate architecture of Venice’s palaces. ($57; Clarins counters and stores)

 

02 SHU UEMURA STARDUST DUO COLOR HIGHLIGHTER
The fanciful packaging, designed by Japanese fashion designer Chisato Tsumori, holds a two-tone glistening highlighter in the shape of a cute celestial kitty. ($45; Shu Uemura counters)

 

03 CLÉ DE PEAU BEAUTÉ PALETTE VINTAGE
Four luminous neutral shades, formulated with pearl pigments, give this vintage jewelry–inspired powder highlighting and contouring abilities. ($125; Barneys, Bergdorf  Goodman, Neiman Marcus, Saks)

 

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04 ESTÉE LAUDER OPULENT SHIMMER POWDER
This handcrafted pressed powder, presented in a lattice tablet design, features complementary shades that can be swirled together or used separately for an iridescent  weep of gold. ($32; Estée Lauder counters)

 

05 LANCÔME SUN CHERUB SPARKLING PALETTE SHEER WARMING ILLUMINATING POWDER
A heart-holding cherub sits in the center of this limited edition champagne- and copper-hued powder that adds glimmer to eyes and cheeks. ($40; Lancôme boutiques and counters)


06 CHANEL SHIMMERING TWEED HIGHLIGHTER
A nod to the fashion house’s iconic tweed fabric, this limited edition offering weaves together gold, bronze and copper to add luminosity to the cheeks and décolleté. ($60; Chanel counters and stores)

 

07 GIORGIO ARMANI CRYSTAL PALETTE
Inspired by Armani Privé and Art Deco design, the lacquered black compact, bedecked in Swarovski crystals, houses shimmering highlighting pearls and an illuminating
powder for allover glow. ($98; Bloomingdale’s, Saks)

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