The French have a few things down when it comes to luxury labels; their products are always sophisticated and classy with the highest quality. This is the case with Lancôme whose products have been revered by many in the cosmetics industry.
Many might say that good quality makeup, skin care, and fragrances do not always equate to their price tags. However, if you’re willing to splurge a little bit of your budget, you will see that sometimes, a higher price does mean higher quality and this is apparent in Lancôme’s best-selling products. Better yet, Lancôme’s products are actually still considered affordable since the price tags sits in the middle of the scale.
Lancôme’s makeup collection can be deemed as their best-selling product line. Over the years, their makeup products have entered the lists of top makeup products by many media platforms and makeup experts. Here are 5 of the holy grail Lancôme makeup products that you should also add into your cosmetics collection.
Lancôme Definicils Mascara
This Lancôme mascara has entered the top of many lists ever since its release 16 years ago. Also, when compared to other, newly-released Lancôme mascaras, the Lancôme Definicils Mascara is surprisingly more affordable than the rest. This Lancôme mascara is great at separating the lashes and coating every single lash. The end result is a natural-looking, thick eyelashes. The mascara is available in three different shades: black, deep black and deep brown.
Lancôme Auda(city) in Paris
This Lancôme eyeshadow palette has 16 different highly-pigmented shades from both ends of the spectrum and everywhere in between. The Lancôme Auda(city) in Paris was inspired by the boldness of the streets of the French capital. The shades in this palette includes 7 shimmer shades, 6 matte colors, and 3 metallic shades. It also comes with a dual-ended brush for an easier and more even application.
Lancôme Teint Idole Ultra 24 Hours Long Wear Foundation
Looking for a long-lasting foundation to wear through the day and night? What if you already found the perfect long wear product but can’t find your shade? Worry not because this Lancôme foundation comes in 36 cool and warm shades so you won’t have problems finding the right shade for your complexion. This lancome foundation is also great for those with oily skin because it’s oil-free and able to maintain the skin’s natural pH level so your makeup won’t budge.
Lancome L’Absolu Rouge Lipstick
The Lancome L’Absolu Rouge Lipstick offers an unbelievable 44 different colors and 3 finishes of lipsticks. No matter which finish you choose, whether it’s sheer, cream, or matte, this Lancome lipstick will always glide on easily and keep your lips moisturized through its moisture-boosting Pro-Xylane formula.
Lancôme Vernis in Love Nail Polish
After you’ve put on all the previous Lancôme holy grail, why not match your bold lips and eyes with a layer of striking nail polish. The Lancôme Vernis in Love Nail Polish was initially inspired by their Rouge in Love lip products and they thought of using the same long-lasting and high-contrast formula for a nail polish. One stroke is enough to sufficiently coat each nail and you can choose from 13 distinctive colors.
Lancôme Skin Care
A painting relies on a high-quality canvas and the same thing goes for your makeup. Your makeup won’t look as good if you don’t take care of your skin. Thankfully, Lancôme has a range of skin care products to help you solve all of your skin problems. From the Lancôme skin care collection, some of the brand's customer favorites are:
- Lancôme Genefique Yeux Youth Activating Eye Concentrate
- Lancôme Rénergie Day Cream Anti-Wrinkle and Firming Moisturizer
- Lancôme Nutrix Royal Intense Nourishing and Restoring Body Butter for dry skin
- Lancôme Énergie De Vie Eye Illuminating and Cooling Anti-Fatigue Cooling Eye Gel
- Lancome Rénergie Lift Multi-Action Reviva-Concentrate
Now that you’ve got your makeup and skin care down, you need to finish it off with a few spritz of Lancome’s sophisticated perfumes. Their fragrances are crafted by the top perfumer in France and beyond, using the best ingredients and techniques done by a master perfumer.
Among all of their perfumes, a few stood out and among these few, one is especially unique. Just like the Lancôme Definicils Mascara, the Lancôme La Vie Este Belle perfume have graced the top of various lists curated by professionals. The name directly translates to “life is beautiful” and it tries to encompass that idea through its fragrance. This Lancôme perfume uses notes of blackcurrant, pear, iris, jasmine, orange blossom, patchouli, praline, Tonka bean, and vanilla.