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Beauty Sweep, Christmas Edition: 8 new launches and gifts for any beauty lover

It doesn’t matter whether your bathroom cabinets are overflowing and your shower caddies are stuffed to the brim — there’s always room for at least one more carafe of cream, serum and fragrance. Y’know, for emergency purposes! Beauty Sweep is a roundup of the best new product launches you don’t want to miss this Christmas 2022.

Ho ho ho! If it isn’t (almost) the most wonderful time of the year! This season, brands are going above and beyond with their beauty releases. From Jurlique’s gift sets and stocking fillers featuring its bestselling Rose Hand Cream, to Serge Lutens’ Collection noire Fragrance sets highlighting its new perfume inspired by astrology, here at LSA we believe it’s never too early to start Christmas shopping. Have fun!

New-in Beauty Launches for Christmas 2022:

Jurlique knows what a hassle Christmas shopping can be, so it’s making our seasonal errands more enjoyable by offering multiple gift sets and stocking fillers. The skincare brand’s Christmas collection 2022 places a spotlight on its signature Rose Hand Cream, accompanied by other popular products such as the Rose Love Balm and Rosewater Balancing Mist.

Hydrating Rose Duo
HK$270
Hand Care Treats
HK$270
Rose Travel Essentials
HK$360
Hand Care Discovery Set
HK$650
Revitalise Ritual
HK$740
Rose Hand And Body Ritual
HK$770

Give the gift of scent this season with Atelier Cologne’s winter collections. The perfumer is offering four limited edition sets plus an advent calendar, all neatly packaged in the brand’s signature blue and gold shades. Highlights include the Cèdre Atlas fragrance with its woody and citrus notes, locked in an exclusive edition bottle; and the Bois Montmartre candle with its vetiver and pine aromas, tucked into a winter-exclusive box.

Luxury Advent Calendar
HK$3,300
Cèdre Atlas Eau De Parfum Holiday Limited Edition
HK$1,450/100ml
Bois Montmartre Candle Holiday Limited Edition
HK$565/180g
Holiday Limited Edition Cracker Orange Sanguine
HK$760
Holiday Limited Edition Cracker Oolang Infini
HK$760

In the spirit of the holiday season, Hourglass has released an Unlocked collection, comprising two special editions of its Ambient Lighting Edit Palette to create your perfect flush. Designed by London-based artist Katie Scott, the limited edition packaging celebrates the delicate grace of the butterfly and highlights the majestic and intelligent elephant. Five percent of the annual profits from the collection will be donated to the Nonhuman Rights Project, a US organisation working to secure fundamental rights for animals.

Ambient Lighting Edit Unlocked Butterfly
HK$740
Ambient Lighting Edit Unlocked Elephant
HK$740

Award-winning beauty brand Augustinus Bader has launched three limited-edition holiday sets with its cult-favourite formulations. Specially presented in signature Bader-blue gift boxes, each curated set is “powered by TFC8”, the patented, cellular-renewing technology that powers the brand’s skin and hair care. T’is the season for total renewal!

The Hydration Heros with The Rich Cream
HK$2,560
The Hydration Heros with The Cream
HK$2,560
The Winter Recovery Set
HK$4,540

Be pretty in pink this Christmas with Laura Mercier’s holiday collection. For a limited time only, the brand’s iconic products are repackaged in gilded ribbons and shades of raspberry and gold for optimal gifting. We’re eyeing the Translucent Loose Setting Powder & Puff, dressed up in a pink and gold bottle and available in Translucent, Honey, and Medium Deep.

Flawless Encounter Translucent Loose Setting Powder & Puff
HK$370
The Gift of A Rose
HK$390
Cheek to Cheek
HK$380
Make it Flawless
HK$390
An Artist’s Gift Brush Collection
HK$690
Luxe Indulgence Almond Coconut Collection
HK$850

Here’s something classy for the design lover in your life. Aesop’s 2022-23 gift collections, titled Poetry of Place, are shaped by the brand’s dedication to aesthetics and design. Four gift kits, each evoking the form of a particular Aesop store around the world, tell stories of local culture and neighbourly connection. Igneous is a Geranium Leaf body care duo inspired by Aesop Pitt Street, Sydney; Industrious is a triptych of hand care that echoes the warmth of Aesop Sounds Hannam in Seoul; Congruous comprises four hand and body care formulations with a design echoing Aesop Downtown LA; and Precipitous includes a trio of Parsley Seed Skin Care, mirroring a sense of quietude among clamour present at Aesop New Town Plaza in Hong Kong,

Igneous
HK$360
Industrious
HK$520
Congruous
HK$825
Precipitous
HK$1,500

For the holiday season this year, Diptyque has reinvented the map of the heavens in a charming decorative setting. Wrapped in Diptyque’s emblematic script in gold and silver are three limited edition scents: Sapin (Pine Tree), which exhales woody notes blended with accents of mimosa; Neige (Snow), a silky harmony of heliotrope flowers and white musks; and Étincelles (Sparkles), reminiscent of the comforting fragrance of a wood fire with notes of coffee and cocoa. Other offers include the brand’s home fragrance diffuser and an extra large version of the Berries (Baies) candle.

Advent Calendar
HK$3,750
Classic and Small Scented Candles
HK$670/190g, $HK370/70g, $HK1,080/3x70g
Berries (Baies) Extra Large Candle
HK$3,150/1.5kg
Carousel and Berries (Baies) Set
HK$1,056
Lantern for Classic Candle
HK$750

Anyone like horoscopes here? Serge Lutens is shining the spotlight on marine life this Christmas with its new L’Orpheline fragrance, based on the horoscope sign of the fish, Pieces. With packaging inspired by sails, shining scales and iridescent dresses, the perfumer’s new seasonal collections are luxurious and poetic, and make for a perfect gift for the astrology lover in your life.

Collection noire X’mas Limited Set L'Orpheline
HK$1,180
Collection noire Fragrance Set
HK$1,680
Matin Lutens Fragrance Set
HK$1,080
Nécessaire de Beauté Classic Set
HK$2,151
Flacons de table & Collection noire Collectors Set
HK$2,958
Flacons de table & Gratte-ciel Collectors Set
HK$3,584
Lead and featured images courtesy of Laura Mercier
Beauty Sweep, Christmas Edition: 8 new launches and gifts for any beauty lover

Charmaine Ng

Editor

Charmaine enjoys eating steamed broccoli and knocking back cups of spearmint tea, all in the name of health. Covering art, beauty and music :)

 

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