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Black make-up and cosmetics for autumn/winter 2008-2009

 

© Yves Saint Laurent






Dark, captivating and mysterious, black is this season's colour.

Smoky eyes combined with a flawless complexion and shiny lips create a sophisticated rock look.

Dramatic black is powerfully glam, and though easy to use it does precise application and some carefully chosen shades of grey to soften it.

Bring out your dark side!







Star products

© Chanel
© Yves Saint Laurent
© Guerlian

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> Apply black eyeliner like a pro using the brush, then blend over the eyelid to create a dark, intense halo. Dampen the brush for a precise line, or use it dry for a soft line.
La Ligne de Chanel professional duo eyeliner, £25
www.exceptionnel.com

> Unique, mysterious and glowing, Gloss Pur Black by Yves Saint Laurent brings out endless nuances depending on how you apply it. A must!
Yves Saint Laurent Gloss Pur Black, £18
www.ysl.com

> These dark, pearly shades shroud your eyes in intense mystery and come in a fab matte black case.
Guerlain Ombre Eclat 4 eyeshadows in 4 colours, £32
www.guerlain.com




  
  

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2008/09/15
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