Autumn Winter 15’s Hottest Beauty Trend with Boots: New Romantic

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  • This radiant winter look is the one everyone's talking about and the beauty circuit's buzzing with tips on the best way to recreate this standout catwalk trend.

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    The easiest way to achieve this radiant new look is to shake up your make-up essentials by tapping into the new colours on the block. Forget heavy doe-eyed liner and the smudgy dark shades we perfected last year – this season’s New Romantic trend is all about warming things up with shades of apricot, ochre and caramel, depending on your skin tone.

    To channel this pretty day-to-night look, you’ll need a foundation that complements your skin type and gives a luminous glow. Easier said than done, we know, but one beauty destination where you’re guaranteed to find a range of high-performing foundation formulas is Boots, with offerings from Estée Lauder, Clarins…the list goes on!

    In fact, you’ll find everything you need to recreate this effortlessly chic and sensuous look spotted on the Autumn Winter 15 catwalks. Here’s our pick of the top beauty buys from Boots and an easy guide to getting this look right in minutes. Ready, steady, GLOW!

    If you’re going to invest in expensive make-up, it makes sense to spend time applying it correctly to get the most out of it. For a flawless finish, always use a brush – coverage will be much more even and last for longer. Just don’t overload it and remember to sweep outwards towards your jawline. Finish by dusting a sunkissed, sheeny blusher onto the apples of your cheeks for a radiant, warm glow and you’ll bloom even in the darker days of winter.

    Our Top Picks From Boots:

    Clarins True Radiance

    Clarins True Radiance Foundation SPF15, 30ml, £27.50.

    Max Factor

    Max Factor Créme Puff Blush in Alluring Rose, £8.99.

    Ditch your trusty smoky eye this season and experiment with a palette of warmer shades like apricot, ochre and caramel to stay on-trend. Using a fluffy blending brush, sweep a mix of two light peachy shades across the whole lid. Add a darker colour in the crease for definition, and a touch of metallic gold to the middle of the lower lid to lift the look with a little sparkle.

    Our Top Picks From Boots:

    BareMinerals Ready Eyeshadow

    BareMinerals Ready Eyeshadow 4.0 in The Soundtrack, £29.

    We’re big fans of a bold lip but for this season’s New Romantic look it’s all about rich coral tones to complement bright, flawless skin. Estée Lauder Pure Color Envy Sculpting Lipstick in Defiant Coral, is super creamy and suits all skin tones. For best results, apply with a brush, then soften the edges using your fingers for a natural finish.

    Our Top Picks From Boots:

    Estée Lauder Lipstick

    Estée Lauder Pure Color Envy Sculpting Lipstick in Defiant Coral, £25.

    For more radiance-boosting products visit You can order online by 8pm at and collect in store for free after 12pm tomorrow. See for more info. Monday-Saturday only. Geographical exclusions apply.

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