December 12, 2017

Battle Mercury In Retrograde With Cosmos-Inspired Makeup


Mercury is in retrograde once again and people are feeling it. With the stress of the holiday season added in, you might be having an even harder time this month. To help you gain back some sense of control and normalcy, makeup and skincare might do the trick. Make this month just a bit more bearable with these galaxy and cosmos-inspired makeup collections and skincare products.

Pat McGrath Dark Star 006

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If you’re still raving about the Pat McGrath bomber jacket, cop her cosmos-inspired makeup collection. Dark Star 006 comes in three different sets: Dark Matter, UltraSuede Brown, and UltraViolet Blue. These are eye kits that come with pigments, eye gloss, eyeliner, and a blender brush.  Available online.

La Mer Sea to Stars Collection

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La Mer’s holiday collection has his and her collections centered around zodiac signs. Pick your sign and see the suggested products for you. For example, Virgo’s set includes a perfecting treatment and long wear foundation. You can also pick up their Celestial Beauties like the illuminating powder and lip balm. Available online.

Fenty Beauty Galaxy Collection


This list wouldn’t be complete without Fenty Beauty’s Galaxy Collection. Who wouldn’t feel fierce while swiping these shades on their lids? The eyeshadow palette comes with 14 celestial shades to choose from. Pair your eye look with some Hyper-Glitz Lipstick or Cosmic Gloss. Available on Sephora PH.

BH Cosmetics Galaxy Chic Eyeshadow Palette

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This palette might be too pretty to use but we’re adding it to the list anyway. It features 18 shades that look like planets. You can achieve a variety of looks with this as it has neutral shades like brown and more vibrant hues like orange and blue. Available online.

Cargo x Star Wars Collection

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Get over the mercury retrograde funk and feed your Star Wars addiction with this collection from Cargo. Choose your stand with the light side of dark side eyeshadow palettes. There are also two volumizing mascaras and a nail polish kit. To check if you need touch-ups, grab one of their collectible mirrors with different characters like BB-8 and Princess Leia.  Available online.


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