20 Ways To Wear Pantone's 2019 Colour Of The Year, Living Coral

Unlike its predecessor, 2018's Ultra Violet, Living Coral is decidedly more wearable, especially when it comes to beauty


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2019's biggest beauty trend is one you can really sink your teeth into.

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EYES

Urban Decay Eyeshadow in Freelove, $36

Offer your peepers a pretty peach flush with this vibrant, shimmering shadow; dust on sparingly for a sheer finish, or layer on a neutral base for a more dramatic effect.

FACE

Too Faced Sweethearts Perfect Flush Blush in Sparkling Bellini, $47

Take it from someone who has used this product religiously since receiving (me) – this blush comprises three peachy keen shades that can be used individually or blended together for a multi-dimensional look.

RMS Beauty Lip 2 Cheek in Paradise, $57

Here at Viva, we’re all for products that save money and room in your makeup bag. RMS Beauty’s two-in-one lip and cheek tint is a non-sticky means of creating a healthy flush, with the added benefit of offering an antioxidant boost to skin.

Benefit Coralista Coral Blush, $56

Famed for their playful packaging, Benefit’s Coralista is summer personified. Simply swipe over the apples of cheeks or over the high points of the face for a glowy, healthy-looking complexion.

Clarins SOS Primer in Coral, $64

This coral-hued primer does much more than just prep skin for makeup application – it helps to minimise dark spots, protect from environmental damage, as well as illuminate and hydrate skin.

Estee Lauder Pure Colour Envy Sculpting Blush in Peach Passion, $84

Create the cheekbones of your dreams with this silky powder blush.

The Body Shop Shimmer Waves in 03 Coral, $46

Boasting five summer-ready shades, this compact looks to Marula Oil to nourish and hydrate skin while offering colour to face, eyes and cheeks.

Bobbi Brown Brightening Brick in Coral, $105

Fake a healthy complexion with the aid of this shimmering compact – it’s like a bronzer and blush in one and works perfectly on medium skin tones.

LIPS

Mecca Max Gloss Boss Lip Gloss in Just Peachy, $20

Promising strong colour payoff and minimal stickiness, consider this opaque gloss as your secret weapon to faking a fuller pout.

Karen Murrell Lipstick in Coral Dawn, $32

Designed by Kiwi lipstick maven Karen Murrell, this tangerine-orange hue is our top pick for summer.

NARS Lipstick in Casablanca, $44

Every bit as romantic as the 1942 classic from which it took its moniker, this non-drying, velvet lipstick is a date night must-have.

M.A.C Lipstick in Coral Bliss, $40

M.A.C’s Cremesheen lipsticks have achieved cult status with their loyal Kiwi following – and for good reason. Pearlised pigments blend with a moisturising serum for a skin tone-flattering finish.

Elizabeth Arden Beautiful Colour Bold Lipstick in Passionate Peach, $42

This water-based liquid lipstick combines the coverage of a lipstick with the glossy, wet look finish of a gloss.

Revlon Colorstay Ultimate Suede Lipstick in Cruise Collection, $33.

Moisturising shea butter and aloe vera combine in this velvet-soft lip formula.

Shiseido Visionairy Gel Lipstick in Coral Pop, $51.

Expertly formulated with 15 per cent water added to glide onto lips easily and offer instant hydration, this lipstick wears like a second skin.

Nivea Fruity Shine in Peach, $5.

Ideal for popping into your beach bag, this little bullet offers shimmering peach pigments and a fruity peach scent to lips.

Chapstick Lip Balm Total Hydration in Coral, $9.

Rosehip and jojoba oil combine to hydrate lips in this tinted lip balm formula.

YSL Rouge Pur Couture in Corail Urbain, $66.

You’ll want to add this to your beauty arsenal for the chic packaging alone. But inside, you’ll discover captivating shades inspired by Monsieur Saint Laurent’s iconic colour palette – ranging from fire truck red and punchy fuchsia, through to burnished orange.

NAILS

L'Oreal Paris Color Riche Le Huile Nail Colour in Cafe De Nuit, $12.

Dial up your digits with this preppy peach hue.

Essie Nail Polish in Peach Side Babe, $18.

Keen to step things up a notch? This sun-ripened peach hue screams summer soiree.

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