Be on trend
Emerald is where it’s at for the season. According to Pantone, the newly announced color of the year is: "Lively. Radiant. Lush… A color of elegance and beauty that enhances our sense of well-being, balance and harmony."
Here's a beauty round-up that will have everyone else green with envy.
Urban Decay 24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencil in Covet: Don’t covet thy neighbor…unless they’re wearing emerald of course. Sport this creamy, forever-lasting, award-winning and waterproof eyeliner in the year’s hottest hue. It’s a winning combination. Line the inner rim of eyes for a luxe look or smudge above the lash line for a more seductive and covetable effect. Price: $19, Available at Sephora, ULTA, select Macy’s stores, Sephora.com, Ulta.com, Macys.com, Beauty.com and UrbanDecay.com
Urban Decay Fun Palette: Do emerald the fun way with the brand's zip-up, clutch style eyeshadow palette. Think three ingredients: femininity, danger and fun, designed to evoke each one of these elements of urban allure. Contained in a beautiful emerald shimmer soft-touch case, the Fun Palette also holds a new emerald eyeshadow called Deep End (available on UrbanDecay.com). Price: $36, Available at Sephora, ULTA, select Macy’s, Sephora.com, Ulta.com, Macys.com, Beauty.com and UrbanDecay.com
ELLE Cosmetics Eyeshadow #17: From soft and romantic to intense and metallic, this emerald shade of velvety eyeshadow is ideal for recreating 2013’s hottest runway trends. The light formula makes blending a breeze and the gorgeous color payoff lets you experiment with a sheer wash of color or a dramatic, bold finish Price: $16, Available exclusively at Kohl’s and Kohls.com
L’Oréal Paris Infallible Eye Shadow in Endless Sea: What better way to celebrate the newest Pantone color of the year than to add some emerald sparkle to your lids. Part of the first 24-hour formula in the mass marketplace, this luxurious, velvet-soft emerald shadow blends easily and provides a pop of luminous color with a smooth finish that won’t settle into eyelid creases and lines. Price: $7.95, Available at www.lorealparisusa.com and chain drug, food and mass market retailers
Stila Stay All Day Waterproof Liquid Eye Liner in Moss: From a thin line to a bold, dramatic swoop, the marker-like tip on this easy-glide liner makes it easy to create an emerald eye with one stroke. The longwearing formula stays in place until you say when – no smudging, feathering, or running. Price: $20, Available at www.Sephora.com
Emerald Nail Jewelry – Piccadilly Arcade: Nail polish that adorns your nails like precious jewels - this polish is the ultimate nail accessory to add sparkle to any outfit. This revolutionary formula has been created with hand cut particles creating faceted fragments that dazzle like precious stones. Price: $9.50, Available at Sephora and Sephora.com
BY TERRY Ombre Blackstar in Fizzy Jade: This melting eye shadow with its practical pen format, concentrated with ultra-smoothing Tahitian black pearl extract, lights up eyelids with radiance-trapping multi-reflective shine. Its "tattoo-hold" stretch texture evens out eyelids with a waterproof radiance-lift reshaping film. Price: $43, Available at Barneys.com