Makeup Trends in 2023 - Sephora Favorites

The year of 2023 has begun, and we've curated the biggest makeup trends in 2023. It-girls and runway-looks has given strong signs, when it comes to trends of the year. Simplicity and playfulness is in clear view, and it seems like the Clean Girl trend, gets a rerun with a few twists. 2023's biggest makeup trends embodies clean glossy skin, sparkling eyes and wet shiny lips.


Top 5 Makeup Trends in 2023

Many trends are battling for a spot on the list of favourite makeup trends in 2023. If we take a look on it-girls as Hailey Bieber and the big fashion houses, there is some definite favorites amongst. The theme of the year can easily be summarized to "Healthy Glow". Health and care in Beauty products are having af massive glow-up, as the consumers demands multifunctional and innovative formulars. It's a Clean Girl era!

 

Glass Skin

Even Forbes know it! A hydrated glowy skin is nothing new, but the bare dewy skin continues it's reign here in 2023. Not only that, but we are seeing af huge increase in protective and nurturing products. Glowy primer and foundations are being replaced with SPF's, Skin Tints and BB-creams. And we love it! - not only does that prolong a youthful skin, but it also protects from damages in the balance of the skin.
Our favorites for Glass Skin are these beauties:

INNISFREE - Daily UV Defense
The most important part of a healthy skin is SPF. The UV-rays from the sun is the biggest sinner in aging and deterioration of the skin. This sunscreen protects and hydrates your skin, and keeps it young and youthful.

DR.JART+ - BB Beauty Balm
It’s your moisturizer, your makeup and your sunscreen in one. This BB Cream with SPF 40 seamlessly spreads over skin to deliver lightweight coverage with a natural finish that looks like you. This color corrector comes in 4 flexible, easy-to-navigate shades that adapt to a range of skin tones.

MILK - Sunshine Skin Tint
A sheer, clean skin tint with SPF 30 and hydrating skincare ingredients that visiby evens out your skin tone for weightless coverage and a dewy glow.



Angelic Glitter

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A wave of glitter til flowing towards us. We first got a whiff of this fairytale, when the incredible series of Euphoria aired, but now it's here in a wearable every-day form. A subtle glitter on the eyes gives a beautiful angelic glow. These are almost invisible, but just as the light hits, an incredible shine peaks through. It's an amazing way of accomplishing a "wet" non-sticky eyelook, that lasts all day.
Our favourite combination is with a warm brown mascara. Dab a tiny amount of glitter over the eyelid for a fairy-like glimmer. Enhance the look for a night out with a strong liner.
Here is some of our favourite glitters:

URBAN DECAY - Moondust Eyeshadow
This 24/7 Moondust Eyeshadow gives you maximum sparkle, supercharged color, and a long-lasting shimmery finish that lasts up to 16 hours. It can be applied with a finger or blended with a brush for a diffused glow and radiant eye look.

SEPHORA - Glitter Eyeshadow
This collection of eyeshadows comes in shades from neutral to nude to vibrant shimmer, glitter, and metallic finishes. These creamy eyeshadows provide up to 10 hours of wear and give an intense payoff.

 

Cat-eye Lashes

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Cat-eye lashes are no newcomer. This year we see them trending as customizable clusters. These are also incredible for their invisible bands when placed under your natural lashes. 
If you're looking for intensifying your eyes this year, try out these favorites:

MONROE LASHES
Monroe is the perfect lash to creates the ultimate cat-eye effect with gradually more length towards the outer corners.

EXTENDED LASH COLLECTION 
Extended Lash Kit is a new innovative lash-system, that makes it easy to achieve a salon-quality look that lasts up to 7 days! the V1 pack is for ekstra volume, and the C1 is the classic lengthening look. They are fully customizable for your particular eyeshade, and easy to apply. 

 

Blush Flush 

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@rarebeauty

The Blush Flush continues! And how beautiful is this monochrome look? Use the same blush on both cheeks, lips and eyes for a beautiful youthful look. The color accentuates these features in a fresh and simple way. Finish of this light look with a little mascara and a brow gel
An easy every-day look, that's definitely gonna win in the summer-heat. Of all makeup trends in 2023, this is the easiest for a look on the go. Easy to freshen up through the day, with only one multifunctional produkt in the bag.
Here is our favorites:

BENEFIT - Lip & Cheek Stain
These long-wearing tints have non-drying formulas that apply and build easily and feel comfortable on lips and cheeks. Apply one coat with the precise, doe-foot applicator for a sheer hint of tint or layer for more vibrant color that lasts all day. The formula is also smudge-, transfer-, and kiss-proof.

RARE BEAUTY - Melting Blush
This first-of-its-kind water-resistant blush combines pigments with a non-greasy blend of weightless oils and spherical powders for a natural flush you can’t mess up. The ultralightweight, liquid-like cream melts on contact and blends to a smooth, satin finish that won’t cake, crease, or clog pores.

ILIA - Multi Stick
This creamy, multiuse formula melts with the warmth of skin for a fresh, foolproof veil of color anyone can wear. The twist-up stick makes it easy to apply on the go—just swipe and blend for skin that looks and feels alive. 


Wet Vinyl Lips

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Matte lips has been gone for a while, and for a good reason. We want juicy plump and moisturized lips! Just like the skin, the lips are in a glossy era. Focused on nurturing high-gloss lip butters and formulars that doesn't feel sticky but light and moisturizing. Once again it's easy to see how nurturing products are a big makeup trend in 2023.

TARTE - Maracuja Juicy Lip Plump
This all-in-one plumping balm, gloss, color, and treatment uses the Cushion Comfort XL Complex for a tingle-free, visible plumping effect. It moisturizes and smooths with hyaluronic acid and superfruits. The creamy formula feels comfy—never sticky or dry. You just click, swipe, and layer for plumped-up, juicy color.

FENTY BEAUTY - Gloss Bomb Heat
Gloss Bomb Heat has an innovative Plump Job Complex that contains a blend of ingredients designed to gently plump lips for an undeniably fuller pout. The conditioning shea butter and vitamin E help lock in moisture for an intense wet-look shine finish. 

FENTY BEAUTY - Color Drip Lip Cream
The favorite feel-good, look-great lip gloss now comes in medium- to full-coverage color and zero shimmer. It’s buildable with full-intensity pigment and brilliant shine. The XXL wand applies in just one swipe with a non-sticky feel. It has an addictive peach-vanilla scent plus vitamin A to nourish lips.