The new year has ushered in new trends that have fashionistas all abuzz! Right when we were wondering what 2017 had in store for us, celebrity makeup artist Elton Fernandez, with his unmistakeable personality and unique sense of humour reveals a few trends that will brighten up the year just like that shimmer on your cheeks.
"Matte and gloss is regular, metallic is for the bold!"
Metallic mouths are going to hit the fashion shores. Get ready to be swept away! Last year was all about mattes, then shimmer and finally vixen lips.
This year will be all about bold metallic lips from Gold and Silver to Bronze and Copper. Get ready to boldly flaunt the hip-n-happening metallic trend. Pucker up!
Get glamorous golden lips with L’Oreal Paris Color Riche Gold Obsession Lipstick – Le Gold
"Inner beauty is great but little mascara never hurts."
Alluring eyes can change your look in indescribable ways. Bolder mascara adds just the right amount of drama to get your lashes runaway ready.
Experiment with playful coloured liners this year. Color is the new black, exults Elton. Now go let your eyes cast enchanting spells.
"Contour, Highlight, Click, Repeat."
Everyone wants to be Instagram ready and here’s how. Clear, healthy skin offers a marvellous canvas to work with. Hydrate yourself, keep your skin moisturized, enhance the natural skin color, wear dewy makeup, and then pull out that magic wand and contour for utterly defined cheek bones and jaw line.
Get your contouring game on point with Makeup Revolution Ultra Blush and Contour Palette and NYX Professional Makeup Wonder Stick
An enchanting dewy look is now just a few drops away with Lakme Absolute Skin Gloss Reflection Serum
"You’re never fully dressed without pretty nail polish."
The coolest nail trend has arrived! Chrome and Holographic nail paints are going to be in everyone’s vanity. The best part, it’s a look that can pass off as classy daily wear or classy evening glam. These enamel shades will be a head-turner this year with their superior metallic, mirrored shine finish.
For this cool, silver foiled finish look, try Avon Metallic Effects Nail Enamel – Arctic Steel
Get your chrome nails styled by professionals at Jean Claude Biguine – Chrome Finish Nail
"Great hair is a must for a great selfie."
Embrace your natural hair texture this year. Let your hair speak for its own volume. Don’t go crazy with chemical treatments.
Bid adieu to layers and puffs, and warmly welcome sleek, hemline hair styles that are clean, classy and dosn’t take forever to manage or whip into shape.
Let professionals help you achieve your hair goals. Check out the Enrich Salon
"Life is too short to have boring hair."
Wear your confidence like a crown and spot the trendiest hair colours this season. Ashy undertones have been trending all over social media and I can’t stop admiring how astounding they look.
This year move beyond brown and brunette and experiment with coppery reds, rich warm brown and white ashy blonde. If you’re a color person, you can sweep attentions with bold colors like grays, purple, ocean blue, the list is endless.
Flip that hair and bring in extreme sass with ashy hair colors. Get your beauty hair prepped up at the Enrich Salon
Experiment with vibrant colors from pretty pink to punk style purple with Crazy Colors Semi Permanent Hair Colors