Ultra-luxe and classic, Tom Ford Beauty is quality and sophistication rolled into one heady cocktail. With its roots in modern glamour, the brand’s products are in tune with its maker Tom Ford’s elegant, chic style. This week, Tom Ford Beauty quietly found a place on the shelves of Sephora India. While the big announcement is still a few weeks away, we got a sneak peek at what’s in store and here’s a lowdown on all the exciting products you can get your hands on. But first, a word on packaging: Built-to-last and created for glamour, the eyeshadow cases and palettes come in glistening gold hardware with a clip-on action that fits into your handbag with ease. Plus, each product is heavy, comes with a ‘press and lock technique’, and has a mirror-effect.
Soleil Blanc Shimmering Body Oil
This one’s a more luxurious version of the very popular dry oils – the Nuxe Shimmering Dry Oil Huile Prodigieuse and the Darphin Soleil Plaisir Sultry Shimmering Oil. But its real charm is that it is light-weight and hydrating, with shimmers of gold and platinum leaf. The effect of sun-kissed skin comes out beautifully with this oil. It’s silky on the skin, has a beautiful notes of white florals coupled with amber and sandalwood, and just perfect to head into summer escapes with. Use it at the beach – it glistens on dusky skin, making it look more radiant and supple. Rs 6,500.
Tom Ford Skin Illuminating Powder Duo
Every makeup artist worth their salt swears by this highlighting palette, which also works as a strobing cream. The reason for that is because it’s known to contour your strobe, making your skin more punctuated and radiant. Not just as plain highlighter, it also acts as a topper to your blush and bronzer, giving your look a 3-D effect. We’ve seen people also use it as an eyeshadow for a subtle day look. In two shades, the light illuminating one can be used as a highlight, and a deep golden hue for that festive twilight effect – both work wonders on Indian skin. Rs 6750
Eyeshadow Quad in “Titanium Smoke”
The quad has wearable shades that come densely pigmented. The am-to-pm look can be easily nailed with the true matte black, a satin grey, a metallic charcoal, and a glitter-y champagne, all designed to meet the needs of modern women. A smokey eye that can be done in under 5 minutes? Look no further than the Titanium Smoke. Rs 6500
Patent Finish Lip Color in Dressed To Kill
Tom Ford’s lipsticks are all about pigmented rich colours that make you feel powerful. In terms of texture, they are creamier than others and come with a dense but bold shine. This shade in particular is very popular because it is a fusion between a lip stain and a gloss, depending on where the light hits. An everyday wearable red, it comes with neutral undertones that will suit all skin. Rs 3500
Defining Liquid Liner Pen
If you had to pick up just one thing at from Tom Ford Beauty, let it be this. Perfect for the cat-eye and kohl-obsessed Indian women, this dual-ended liquid liner comes in a jet black finish and has stunning staying power. The calligraphy brush tip gives you an easy hand with the cat eye and the shorter brush tip is perfect for creating thick liner looks for night outs. The precision and control the tip gives you is unique and effortless. Rs 3900
Cream & Powder Eye Color Duo in Naked Bronze
Confused between cream and powder shadows? Look no further than the Naked Bronze because it gives you a 3-D effect with two shadows. All you need to do is to apply the cream shadow on the top and layer the powder eyeshadow over it – just perfect for a quick party look for the busy woman. And it’s a cute bottle to carry. Rs 5900
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