Just two weeks left until Chinese New Year. And even if we’re aren’t all that excited about CNY visiting, there’s one thing we know we’re totally on board with – pretty CNY edition beauty products that commemorate a new year and welcoming the Year of the Ox. These 14 products are bound to lift your spirits and usher in some festive cheer!
1. Dr. Weil for Origins Mega-Mushroom Relief & Resilience Soothing Treatment Lotion (Lunar New Year Limited Edition)
This mushroom treatment lotion from Origins is a bestseller for a reason. In addition to its powerful skin-strengthening ingredients, it’s renowned for anti-irritant, skin-soothing properties.
This Chinese New Year, it’s repackaged in a beautiful, red and gold, glass bottle — for good luck and of course, healthy, luminous, resilient skin throughout your festive holiday celebrations and into the new year.
Dr. Weil for Origins Mega-Mushroom Relief & Resilience Soothing Treatment Lotion (Lunar New Year Limited Edition) retails for S$63 at all Origin stores islandwide as well as the Origins flagship store in Lazada and Sephora.
2. Lush Godiva Lucky Coin Shampoo Bar & Dragon Legend Bubble Stick
The Lush Godiva shampoo bar is back for a limited time! Give the gift of conditioned, cleansed hair with this golden coin-shaped shampoo bar that’s full of shine-enhancing camellia oil.
Meanwhile, the Dragon Legend Bubble Stick is inspired by the ancient Dragon dance during Lunar New Year. This new Lush bath companion is packed with a new ingredient, Dragon Fruit powder!
Rich in antioxidants and vitamin C, the Dragon Legend Bubble Stick is set to revive and brighten skin with every use.
The Godiva Lucky Coin Shampoo Bar retails for S$28, and the Dragon Legend Bubble Stick retails for S$15 at Lush.
3. Estée Lauder Limited Edition Lunar New Year Collection
Estée Lauder unveils its Limited Edition Lunar New Year Collection for the Year of the Ox, with several skincare and makeup essentials! Cop the entire collection and look forward to a prosperous new year.
The collection consists of:
- Limited Edition Red Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Multi-Recovery Complex – 50ml, S$175. Comes with a golden keychain with red peony charm.
- Limited Edition Red Pure Color Envy Sculpting Lipstick – in 540 Immortal, S$52
- Limited Edition Red Double Wear Soft Glow Matte Cushion Compact – in 1N1 Bone, S$75
- Limited Edition Pure Color Envy EyeShadow Palette – S$75
The Limited Edition Advanced Night Repair and Limited Edition Pure Color Envy Sculpting Lipstick in Immortal will be available at Sephora, and the rest of the collection is exclusive to Estée Lauder stores.
4. Emery & Co. Chinese New Year Collection
Do the social distancing measures hinder your nail appointment plans for Chinese New Year? Singapore’s homegrown nail wrap brand, Emery & Co. got you!
Their new nine-piece collection features contemporary design reinterpretation of Spring’s festivities and the use of cultural motifs familiar to us all.
Enjoy fresh, beautiful nails in just 10 minutes, all in the comfort and ease of your own home!
5. Charlotte Tilbury New Year Beauty Secrets Collection
Charlotte Tilbury has just launched their limited edition New Year collection that will surely bring you light, luck, and magic this 2021.
This collection includes the iconic Charlotte’s Magic Cream (S$150) dressed in red New Year packaging adorned with gold and three new lucky lipsticks (S$52): Matte Revolution in Rose Wish and Lucky Cherry, and K.I.S.S.I.N.G in Sweet Blossom, all in limited-edition, gold-studded lucky red packaging.
Cop these Charlotte Tilbury limited edition products and celebrate Chinese New year with class!
Charlotte Tilbury New Year Beauty Secrets Collection is available at Sephora.sg, and at Sephora ION, Ngee Ann City, Westgate, Marina Bay Sands, Vivo City, Plaza Singapura, and Tampines.
6. Dr. Dennis Gross Limited-Edition Alpha Beta Daily Peels
If a good skincare routine is part of your New Year resolution, then check out Dr. Dennis Gross’ cult classic Alpha Beta® Extra Strength Daily Peels!
And in celebration of the Chinese New Year, the cult classic receives a limited edition packaging that’s fit for the holiday.
Adorned in auspicious hues of red and gold, this limited-edition packaging from Dr. Dennis Gross will not only bring you fortune and prosperity, but great beauty looks too!
Containing Dr. Dennis Gross’ strongest dose of seven acids plus antioxidants and vitamins, the Alpha Beta® Extra Strength Daily Peels lift away dead skin along with excess oil and impurities, while improving the appearance of uneven tone and texture.
Dr. Dennis Gross Chinese New Year Limited Edition Daily Peels retails for S$135 at Sephora.
7. Supergoop!’s Limited-Edition Jumbo Size Unseen Sunscreen SPF 40
Going around for house visits and getting the best spot for a CNY #OOTD means a lot of exposure to the sun, so make sure your skin is protected from the harmful UV rays.
Supergoop!’s Unseen Sunscreen is a classical favourite by beauty junkies everywhere, and with a now limited-edition bottle that’s decked out in auspicious colours, it will not only give you more SPF with its bigger tube, but also more value for money!
Supergoop! Chinese New Year Limited Edition Unseen Sunscreen SPF 40 Jumbo retails for S$67 at Sephora.
8. KVD Beauty Limited Edition Tattoo Liner
KVD Beauty’s Tattoo Liner, the award-winning, best-selling eyeliner from the makeup brand, is ready to celebrate Chinese New Year with a limited-edition red packaging.
Perfect your cat eye with confidence using this unique, fierce liquid liner. Rest assured that this eyeliner stays in place and wouldn’t smudge during all your CNY activities.
KVD Vegan Beauty Limited Edition Tattoo Liner retails for S$32 at Sephora.
9. Gucci Rouge à Lèvres Satin Limited Edition Collection
The Gucci Beauty ouge à Loèvres Satin lipsticks gets a makeover for Chinese New Year.
Dressed in red – the auspicious hue believed to bring luck and fortune – the limited-edition trio comes in two existing Rouge à Loèvres Satin red shades – 25 Goldie Red and 505 Janet Rust, and a special Chinese New Year shade, 513 Emmy Red.
Creamy with intense colour, Gucci Rouge à Loèvres Satin offers a long-lasting and perfect satin finish. It’s also lightweight and comfortable to wear.
Gucci Rouge à Lèvres Satin Limited Edition Collection retails for S$53 at Gucci Beauty counters at Takashimaya, BHG Bugis Junction, TANGS at Tang Plaza, Sephora ION and online at Sephora.sg, Tangs.com, and BHG and Takashimaya.
10. Givenchy Chinese New Year 2021 Collection
Givenchy Beauty celebrates Chinese New Year with the repackaging of two of its iconic products.
Loe Rouge No. 888 and Prisme Librae No. 1, are revisited and adorned with deep red and gold shades, featuring the art of calligraphy to celebrate the festivity of the Lunar New Year.
The classic Loe Rouge in No. 333, L’Interdit is blended with a golden hue, creating a marbled finish for Loe Rouge No. 888 encased in a deep red and gold genuine leather case.
Meanwhile, Prisme Librae in No. 1 Mousseline Pastel comes repackaged in a deep red and gold genuine leather case.
Givenchy Prisme Libre Loose Powder Chinese New Year Edition retails for S$90, and Le Rouge No. 888 retails for S$60 at Sephora.
11. Nodspark’s CNY 2021 Collection
No time for a visit to your manicurist? You can do it at home with Nodspark’s CNY collection. Called “CNY No Surcharge”, the collection consists of five designs, two of which are part of a collaboration with local brand, Papercranes Design.
The three Nodspark designer wraps are a mix of solids, minimalist yet chic shades, patterns and a play on negative space.
Expect warm coral shades to take you into the festive mood with Nude Coral, and pops of colour and fruity number with Lemonette, to tide you through those less-than-sweet days!
Each Nodspark nail wrap set retails for S$15 at the Nodspark website and their stockists.
12. Clarins Chinese New Year 2021 Double Serum
Clarins iconic Double Serum is debuting its Chinese New Year campaign for this year, featuring renowned Chinese actress and Clarins Skincare Spokesperson, Dilireba.
The campaign spotlights the traditional Chinese festivities and the folklore, The Magic Pen of Ma Liang, to bring to life your beauty wishes and hopes for the Year of the Ox.
Double Serum is now available in a new and luxurious 75ml bottle. As the eighth edition and most potent formula since its first launch in 1985, Double Serum has proved to be a well-loved, golden standard of youthful-looking skin.
The new Double Serum 75ml retails for S$229 at all Clarins boutiques, counters, and Clarins’ official website.
13. Dior 2021 Lunar New Year Limited Edition Collection
Dior has created two limited-edition products that make exquisite gifts this upcoming Chinese New Year.
The limited edition Rouge Dior Coffret is an elegant red case that houses five shades of Rouge Dior, the House’s iconic lipstick, now in a refillable tube.
The collection of Rouge Dior lipsticks features the following shades:
- 999 Velvet, new velvet finish of the famous 99, the revered Dior red
- 772 Classic, the rosewood with a bold, matte finish
- 760 Favorite, velvet finish
- 840 Rayonnante, velvet finish
- 869 Sophisticated, satin finish
Meanwhile, the Miss Dior Blooming Bouquet Petit Theatre Case is a precious case with a red and gold floral motif that houses a bottle of Miss Dior Blooming Bouquet eau de toilette.
The springtime floral signature of Miss Dior, the Miss Dior Blooming Bouquet eau de toilette develops notes of Calabrian Bergamot, a Peony and Damascus Rose accord, and notes of White Musk.
The 2021 Lunar New Year limited edition collection is now available exclusively at Dior Beauty boutiques.
14. Innisfree Chinese New Year exclusive sets
innisfree celebrates new beginnings this Chinese New Year by curating three exclusive skincare sets for us so we can restart our journey to beautiful skin.
The three sets include the following:
New Year Green Tea Hydration Set (S$37): Consisting of the Green Tea Seed Serum to deliver intense hydration and a complimentary Green Tea Foam Cleanser to complete the routine
New Year Volcanic Pore Care Set (S$29): Including the Super Volcanic Clay Mousse Mask, a 6-in-1 pore care solution, complemented with a free Jeju Volcanic Pore Cleansing Foam EX to help deeply cleanse clogged pores and impurities
New Year Forest All in One Set (S$40): Featuring the Forest for Men All-in-One Essence (Pore Care) that hydrates your skin, strengthens your skin barrier, tightens your pores and helps with sebum control for oily skin, and completed with a complimentary Shaving and Cleansing Foam
These exclusive sets will be available at all innisfree stores from 1 February.