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Introducing hourglass’ must-have festive Ambient Lighting Collection

It’s the festive collection we’ve all been waiting for… Hourglass‘ yearly sell-out ambient Lighting Collection is back for 2020 and we already know that we *need* it!

Reimagined for 2020 with the all-new bunny logo – certifying that the ultra-luxe brand is now vegan – this covetable collection unites the {Ambient Lighting Edit – Sculpture}, {Ambient Lighting Edit Mini – Sculpture Unlocked} and {Confessions Refillable Lipstick Duo – Sculpture}. Read on for more info on this must-have collection…

Worshipped for incandescent highlighters, buttery blushers, ultra-soft make up brushes and refillable lipsticks, {Hourglass} combines science, luxury, ethics and beauty to create the most magnificent {make up} that as of 2020 is {vegan} too. Blending ground-breaking active ingredients with innovative technology, the products make for surreal skin – and the sleek, chic packaging is just another reason we adore it.

Who needs the mood lighting of golden hour when you own the {Ambient Lighting Edit – Sculpture}? Thanks to ground-breaking ‘Photoluminescent Technology’, this palette captures, diffuses and softens surrounding light, filtering out harsh beams to blur the visibility of imperfections, pores and wrinkles, leaving skin looking softer, more youthful and beautifully lit-from-within. You’re sure to fall in love with all six (we certainly already have…)

Uniting six 100% vegan powders including three all-new shades of blush and bronzer (‘Vibrant Flush’, ‘Bronze Light’ and ‘Glistening Strobe Light’). Capturing six of the most flattering light forms (from ‘Dim Light’ to ‘Mood Exposure’) there rich, ethereal illuminating powder will make you feel like you have a personal lighting technician at your disposal.

Held in an exquisite, gold compact, this vegan {Ambient Lighting Edit Mini – Sculpture Unlocked} is a luxury, four-piece edit of Hourglass’ cult-classic finishing powder, blush, bronzer and strobing powder that helps you achieve a warm, multidimensional radiance. Think of it as the new handbag hero/vanity bestie/compact companion that you’ll never want to be without…

Finally, starring their gorgeous golden applicator, this all-new {Confessions Refillable Lipstick Duo – Sculpture} from Hourglass is a limited edition set that pairs two new and exclusive deep red ‘At Dusk’ and rich rose ‘At Dawn’ shades of the saturated, creamy lipstick.

Which will you be investing/treating yourself to this festive season?


Emmie Thornhill

Emmie Thornhill

Deputy Content Editor

Emmie is Cult Beauty’s Deputy Content Editor. Her love of skin care began in primary school when she first learned the term “hormonal acne” and has been in a love-hate relationship with tea tree oil ever since. She lives in East London – where you can normally find her baking, tending to her plant jungle or planning her next tattoo or hair cut/colour appointment – and is known to start DMCs with you about your birth chart placements, the importance of wearing SPF every day and the difference between a vagina and vulva.