the best products by luxury brands

Whether or not we consider ourselves ‘post-pandemic’, there is a big appetite for buying luxury products again, and sales of premium beauty products are on the rise. According to the NPD Group, sales of prestige products increased by 11 per cent in the UK in the first half of 2021, against the same period last year. This rings true to the Lipstick Index theory, coined by Leonard Lauder in 2001 – which argued that during times of recession and hardship, we turn to beauty products as our little indulgences.

As far as luxury beauty products go, we are spoilt for choice with the excellent offering from the fashion houses. Louis Vuitton’s perfumes are some of my absolute favourites. Not only are the apothecary bottles completely stunning, as you’d expect, but the blends are so good that I dare you to try to stop at one spray. I’ve worn the lively,

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Jason Wu Beauty Target 2021: Runway-Inspired Products Under $20

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Renowned fashion designer Jason Wu is no stranger to Target collabs. In 2011, Wu dropped a limited-edition apparel collection for the retailer that sold out in less than twenty-four hours. Now, the runway maven has returned to the mass market retailer, but with something a bit different.  In January, Wu joined forces with NYX Professional Cosmetics founder Toni Ko to drop his bespoke (and this, time permanent) Jason Wu beauty collection at Target, bringing his runway sensibility to the beauty arena — and at accessible price points to boot. “My brand is associated with the runway, which all requires makeup and hair looks. Beauty is such an important aspect of our industry and is vital in completing a runway look so this just seemed like the natural next step for me,” Wu tells StyleCaster.

As a leading designer who’s dressed the likes of Jessica Alba,

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