The Best Beauty Products of 2017 |
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Which of this year’s beauty products really stood out? From the latest skincare saviours to the best in beauty tech, we asked our experts for their favourite new releases and discoveries of 2017…

Ombre Blackstar, £29 | By Terry

“These game-changing eyeshadows are my secret to a fool-proof smoky eye – not only are the colours universally flattering, but they really do last all day.” – Georgie Coleridge Cole, SL Founder & Editor

Supercharge Serum, £32 | BYBI

“The clean beauty movement has captured my attention with this brand. A powerhouse of antioxidants, this serum smells amazing and makes my skin look years younger.” – Millie Kendall, Co-Founder of beautyMART

Hollywood Contour Wand, £29 | Charlotte Tilbury

“My ultimate beauty find of 2017, these fool-proof wands make light work of contouring. They leave a gorgeous glow that isn’t too OTT.” – Fleur De Force, Beauty Blogger and YouTuber

Filmstar Bronze & Glow, £49 | Charlotte Tilbury

“How has it taken me so long to discover this palette? With a sunkissed powder to exaggerate shadows and a gold-toned highlighter to make cheekbones gleam, I couldn’t be without it.” – Ruth Crilly, A Model Recommends

Cleansing Volumising Paste, £42.50 | Christophe Robin

“This beauty innovation really has changed my hair – it leaves it weightless and I can go for at least two days without dry shampoo.” – Margaret Mitchell, Buying Director at Space NK

Nano Current Skincare Device, £425 | ZIIP Beauty

“Harnessing nano-current technology – used in Asia for years – this device works through your iPhone to detox, rejuvenate and tone skin. It actually charges your cells with energy for long-lasting results.” – Alexia Inge, Co-Founder of Cult Beauty

Full Powder Brush, £8.99 | Eco Tools

“This hero brush hasn’t left my side this year – it’s packed with an impressive 70,000 synthetic bristles, which feel like a cloud against the skin. Perfect for bronzer and powder, this brush disappears from my kit every time I blink.” – Justine Jenkins, Make-Up Artist

Transforming Body lotion, £14.50 | Ameliorate

“Being a make-up artist for years has meant my body has taken second place, but not since I discovered this AHA body lotion. It gradually smooths skin texture and intensively hydrates for glowing limbs.” – Nicola Haste Chapman, Co-Founder of Pixiwoo

GloPRO Microneeding Regeneration Tool, £199 | Beautybio Science

“This at-home microneedling and LED device works by triggering your skin’s own collagen-making response and the results speak for themselves. It’ll make your skincare work double as hard, too.” – Dr Rabia Malik, Founder of The Peel Boutique  and Holistic Aesthetic Doctor at Grace Belgravia

Purified Eyelash Serum, £105 | LiLash

“Believe the hype – this product is worth every penny. It took a few weeks to see results but my lashes were so long I actually had to stop using it. Clever stuff.” – Tor Cardona, SL Health & Beauty Editor

Energy Boosting Tinted Moisturiser, £30 | Origins

“Ideal for off-duty days, this antioxidant-packed formula adapts to the pH of your skin for a truly bespoke glow. Plus, it offers an impressive SPF40.” – Georgie Coleridge Cole, SL Founder & Editor

Mineral 89 Serum, £18/7 | Vichy

“This hero serum is genuinely ahead of its time – it tackles pollution and dryness in one hit and only contains 11 ingredients. It’s the perfect texture and leaves skin glowing.” – Jane Cunningham, British Beauty Blogger


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