It’s summer 2023 and we’re bang in the middle of festival season, holiday season, and BBQ season, so let’s add a little sparkle to the sunshine vibes.

We’ve compiled a brief list of 5 make-up and nail products that will instantly add a little sparkle to your beauty bag. There’s a little bit of everything including; a delicious eyeshadow collection, the most vibrant of eyeliners, a shimmery lipstick, glistening highlighter, and some stunning nail art.

Ciaté London, Brazilian Glow Eyeshadow Palette, £39 from Ciaté London

24 butter-soft wearable eyeshadow shades, with creamy mattes and shimmer-soaked powder shades. The perfect palette to take you from day to night and to create the ultimate sun-kissed summer look.

Glisten Cosmetics, Pride Liner, £28 from Glisten Products

There are 11 shades of liner in this little box including; milk, strawberry, blueberry, new brown, cola, new red, traffic cone, lemonade, limeade, berryade, and grapefruit. You will need a liner brush, and a drop of water to give the perfect liner finish.

Odylique, Mineral Lipstick in Marshmallow, £18.50 from Odylique

The mineral lipsticks from Odylique are available in an assortment of colours. All are vitamin rich in 100% organic plant oils, butters, fruit, and flower extracts to give lots of hydration.

19/99 Beauty, Cream Highlighter Stick, £28 from Space NK

Available in 2 shades including Perla and Miele. The stick creates an iridescent glowing sheen, that leaves a luminous skin-like finish. Designed to work with different skin tones and blends with ease.

Lottie London, Lottie x KimKim Stay-Press’d Nails, £7.95 from Lottie London

30 pressed on false nails available in 3 different designs including; Colour Block Party, Groovy Chrome, plus Glazed and Unfazed. Kim Truong is a leading nail technician with clients such as Kim Kardashian, Dua Lipa, and Charli D’Amilo.


A veteran in global travel, Rachel also loves to explore hidden gems on home turf. She’s a writing connoisseur of Britain’s best hotels, luxury beauty products, and UK food and drink launches.

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