Dripping in red and gold, these Chinese New Year beauty launches have been re-designed to impress.

Celebrate the Year of the Ox and new horizons with these coveted beauty launches. It’s out with the old and in with the new this Chinese New Year as these stunning, limited-edition products take front and centre on any vanity.


Lancome fan-favourite formula, Advanced Génifique is taking on a new look this month with its coveted Lunar New Year limited-edition packaging. Designed by Chinese artist, Sun Jun, Lancome has also revealed new, all-red packaging for its Advanced Génifique Eye Cream and Advanced Génifique Eye Light Pearl — with the same youth-activating formula, of course. Lipstick lovers will also be delighted to learn that the L’Absolu Rouge Intimatte has partnered with Sophie Hallette to reveal a blurred, matte lipstick shade collection in a sophisticated and sexy lace casing.

Find the collection at Lancome


For this Chinese New Year, CLARINS has released a deluxe edition of its iconic Double Serum in 75ml — perfect for those who religiously use the product. Bursting with 21 powerful anti-aging plant extracts, stimulating the skin’s vital functions, you’re bound to see a difference in just seven days. Plus, the beautiful bottle is sure to be a standout on your skincare shelf.

Find it at CLARINS


FENTY Beauty is on hand to help you glow from head to toe with its collection of cult favourites available to purchase in one limited-edition set. Each ‘Lip and Luminizer’ set comes with a diamond-dusted highlighter — Diamond Bomb All-Over Diamond Veil in ‘Royal Icing’ — as well as the Glass Bomb Universal Lip Luminizer in ‘Cheeky’, a shimmery bright red hue perfect for the festive season ahead.

Find it at Sephora

Dolce & Gabbana


Combining elegance, love and tradition, Dolce & Gabbana has re-envisioned both the ‘Blush of Roses Luminous Cheek Colour’ and its ‘The Only One Luminous Colour Lipstick’ with sensual, red packaging and limited-edition lace. 

Find it at Dolce & Gabbana ifc mall 

Laura Mercier

Featuring its bestsellers in gorgeous red and gold packaging, Laura Mercier’s Luna New Year limited-edition collection is a top contender for splurge-worthy purchases this Chinese New Year. Including the Radiance-Perfecting Cushion, Loose Setting Powder and Rouge Essentiel Silky Crème Lipstick, its innovative formulas continue to impress. 

Find it at Laura Mercier 

Charlotte Tilbury 


Charlotte Tilbury’s Chinese New Year collection brings you luck, light and magic with packaging adorned in studded gold, and three new luxury lipsticks –Matte Revolution in Rose Wish and Lucky Cherry, and K.I.S.S.I.N.G in Sweet Blossom. 

Find it at Charlotte Tilbury beauty counters


The Kiehl’s collection features works by talented Canadian illustrator, Weitong Mai in an exclusive collaboration. With a focus on adventure, gifting and good fortune, the skincare line celebrates Weitong’s special design “Ride Home with Kiehl’, adorning its star products, Calendula Herbal Extract Toner, Creamy Eye Treatment with Avocado and Ultra Facial Cream.

Find it at Kiehl’s stores.


Inspired by the art of calligraphy, Givenchy has given its best-loved products a makeover this Lunar New Year. Its Prisme Libre N1 Loose Powder and Le Rouge Lipstick are stars of the show, repackaged in red and gold, and stamped with its iconic logo.

Find it at Givenchy.

Lexi Davey
Managing Editor
A typical ‘third culture’ kid, Lexi spent the best part of her life between Hong Kong and Malaysia. A self-confessed heliophile with a thirst for travel and adventure, she moved home to foster a career in digital editing and lifestyle copywriting. Loves include: commas, nervous laughter and her rescue pup, Wella