You need a particular light to get the most from the new NYX Cosmic Metals – on a dull day they look flat and uninspiring, but when the light hits them they’re pretty impressive in terms of metallic glimmer and sheen. Day to day, I have to admit, I don’t really see many people wearing a metallic lip so maybe they’re more Instagram than reality.
The new metals line up follows the sunset shade trend – although I think that the Cosmics are best in avant garde colours; checking on-line on the NYX site, those are the ones that are in the sale – the greens and the blues.
Colours from bottom to top are: Retro Harmony, Crystallized Metal, Metropolitan Night, Elite, Galactic Love and Celestial. The texture is a creme so to me these are more like liquid lipsticks than glosses. The new shades launch into Boots on 2nd August and everywhere else from 29th August.
The Ultimate Beauty Advent Calendar
The SpaceNK Advent calendar is almost here, pre-order for shipment on the 15th October with beauty gifts, worth over £700, from La Mer, Augustinus Bader, Rose Inc and more.
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