Gearing up for the end of the year and hoping for the best while Mercury is in retrograde, it’s time to stop for a moment and reflect on all the crazy things that have happened in 2019. We still have a little more to go, so now is a good time to start planning for the start of the next decade. Let these beauty products help you along the way.
Text: Chelsea Joseph
Lucky Colour: Aquamarine Blue
This month is tricky for Scorpios. While the first half of the month may be hectic, the second half has the potential to be filled with good fortune. You should be wary of your spending at the beginning of the month, but you can afford to loosen the reins once we’ve reached the halfway point. If you’re looking for a little indulgence during that time, you can’t go wrong with the Tarte Rainforest Of The Sea High Tides & Good Vibes Eyeshadow Palette, $59
Lucky Colour: Silvery Blue
As work may be taking up a lot of your time and energy, you’re going to want to shift your focus on your relationships and loved ones. However, try your best to not rely too heavily on their help as they too are busy with other concerns. Despite the tough times ahead, keep to your routines and the perseverance will be rewarded. Your skincare routine is the easiest way to stay on track and the Philosophy Renewed Hope In A Jar Water Cream, $64 would make a great addition.
Lucky Colour: Pale Orange
This month is going to kick Capricorns into overdrive. A newfound wave of energy will do wonders for any tasks you need to get done but this might also make you impulsive and reckless. Finances may seem a little tight for you this month but if all that buzzing energy has to go somewhere, the Nails Inc. Kiss My Peach Nail Polish Duo, $28 will add a subtle yet refreshing change to your look while still being wallet-friendly.
Lucky Colour: Turquoise Green
November is the time for Aquarians to focus on their careers. With Mercury still in retrograde, you’re bound to have some problems along the way. You may also be questioning your career choices, which definitely doesn’t help. Now is the time to take a moment to ponder if you need to change things up. The Sephora Collection Cream Lip Stain in Siren Song, $20 is the easiest way to break through the monotony of your usual makeup looks.
Lucky Colour: Rose Red
Pisces, this is a time of self-reflection for you. You may want to reflect upon your desires and what may benefit you. Through this, you may want to rekindle a past relationship which can be problematic. Seek the advice of those close to you, they might tell you exactly what you need to hear when it comes to romance. If you’re going on a hot date, whether old or new, the Kat Von D Current Crush: Swoon Everlasting Liquid Lipstick, $31, is sure to make a good impression.
Lucky Colour: Shiny Silver
You’ve had a rough month and tensions have been driving you a little crazy. It’s important to have an outlet to vent all your frustrations because if not, your tension might carry forward to the people around you. Don’t fret, having a good time with friends and your partner is a great way to let off some steam. If you’re getting ready for a fun night out, you could get ready with the Sephora Collection Stalactite Brush Set, $40.
Lucky Colour: Sunny Yellow
The year-end brings a surge of energy to Taurans. You can’t wait to spice things up by embarking on a new project or breaking out of your routine. While you may be in a hurry, remember to pause and consider your options before making any rash decisions. If you’re looking to revitalise your skincare routine, look no further than the Foreo Luna Mini 3, $235.
Lucky Colour: Soft Ivory
Last month was all about passion and adventure but this month is all about comfort for Geminis. Balance and stability are a priority, so it’s important to ensure that you indulge in some self-care when needed. For a little pick-me-up, the Charlotte Tilbury Wonderglow Face Primer, $86, is perfect for a romantic date or Sunday brunch with the girls.
Lucky Colour: Light Yellow
Good news for Cancerians, your hard work is slowly paying off and your finances are looking stable for the month. Be patient as it may be some time before you see the full picture of your successes once you’ve repaid your debts. However, with what you have left, you can afford to treat yourself. An affordable little goodie is the Clinique Dramatically Different Oil-Free Gel, $20 for 30ml.
Lucky Colour: Earthy Brown
While the other signs may be surging forward with their plans and tying up loose ends for the start of the year, this is the time for Leos to take a chill pill and slow down. Focus on keeping yourself grounded and solidifying or even enhancing your position at work and in your relationships. For the perfect toned-down look that still has a bit of glam, opt for the Nudestix Rose Gold Eye Palette, $92.
Lucky Colour: Clean White
This month is all about being calm and collected. Virgos may feel the need to push the issue but maybe this time it is better to take a step back and approach the situation differently. There is no need for any major changes in your routine but taking small steps to create long-term benefits is wise. The Sunday Riley Ice Ceramide Moisturising Cream, $95 is lightweight but rich enough to give your skin the moisture you need without the tackiness.
Lucky Colour: Pinkish Red
November proves to be a tough month for Librans as conflicts may arise in various areas of your life. You’re going to have to use your social skills to weave through and dodge some of the obstacles coming your way. However, with the Mamonde Creamy Tint Squeeze Lipstick in Rose Blossom, $18, you’ll be able to handle these hurdles confidently.