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Chinese New Year limited edition beauty

Chinese New Year 2021 falls on Friday, February 12th, 2021, and celebrations culminate with the Lantern Festival on February 26th, 2021. It marks the transition between zodiac signs : 2021 being the year of the Ox. 

Western beauty brands know the importance of this event and now release limited edition products for the Lunar celebrations every year. Most products are presented in red and gold packaging with Chinese inspired design. 

Gucci Beauty created three Limited-Edition Satin red lipsticks inspired by vintage make-up tubes, the festive red packaging is etched with a decorative pattern drawn by creative director Alessandro Michele.

Fresh’s limited-edition Kombucha Facial Treatment Essence is wrapped in a beautiful red package with gold floral elements for the festive season. 

Lush released a Godiva Lucky Coin Shampoo Bar, a solid gold blend of jasmine and ylang ylang that promises to grant a mane worth celebrating. There’s also the Dragon Legend Bubble Stick to consider, a harbinger of strength and wisdom that will turn your bath water into an enticing fragrant floral blend.

   Monia MERABET

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