Metallics ruled on the runways for the winter 2021 makeup trends, and gold reigned supreme. It’s also a key ingredient in many beauty formulations. Here are the hottest golden, gilded, glimmering goods to help give you the Midas touch.

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Gucci Rouge à Lèvres Satin lipsticks are inspired by the made-up lips of stars from Hollywood’s Golden Age; their lips expressed sensuality, charm, and influence—sometimes within the same look. The names of the shades are inspired by iconic Hollywood movies and characters from the gilded era, played by the likes of Jean Harlow, Maureen O’Hara, Anne Baxter, Bette Davis, Greta Garbo, and their peers.

$42, Sephora

Makanai Beauty Skin Jewel Oil Serum is a 100% natural beauty oil made with seven different botanical oils and flecked with pure 24K gold leaf. It delivers balanced, hydrated, resilient, and radiant skin. Shake the bottle to set the precious gold flecks afloat, snow globe-style.


Eyes to Mesmerise in Star Goldis water-infused formula in a starlit golden bronze glowing metallic shade that creates maximum impact with minimal effort. This is the secret to a shimmering gold smokey eye with soft-focus illuminating pigments that smooth over lines and imperfections for a visibly more youthful finish.


Smith & Cult Nail Lacquer in Shattered Soulsis a vortex of glitter in a bottle. Chunky glitter always levels up any look. Worn alone or layered with another shade, these large and small gold glitter particles give off a glitzy vibe.


Physicians Formula 24-Karat Gold Collagen Lip Serum is an advanced, anti-aging pout perfecter that deeply moisturizes, nourishes, and rejuvenates the lips, leaving them soft, supple, and totally kissable.


RÉDUIT Spa Gold puts the power of high-tech skin care and sustainability in the palm of your hand. The device uses ultrasonic, magnetic-misting technology paired with specially targeted smart Skinpod™ formulas to increase absorption, boost benefits, amplify results, reduce waste, and streamline your entire beauty routine.


JOAH Glow Activator Radiance Primer is a lightweight, universal primer that will always have you ready to glow. Infused with real, luminous 24k gold flakes to achieve a dewy, subtle glow, this product will leave your skin feeling hydrated and smooth with renewed radiance.


Stila Trifecta Metallica Lip, Eye & Cheek Stick in Bronze Gold is your next beauty treasure! Hit the trifecta with this new all-over shimmer stick for eyes, lips, and cheeks. Swipe left or right —the sticks are packed with luminous metallic pigments that deliver a prismatic shine.


Beauty Kitchen French Gold Clay Mask is a luxe spa mask that removes dead skin cells, increases radiance, and leaves skin luminous. Considered to be a powerful detoxifier, French Gold Clay is a great way to make yourself feel like royalty once or twice a week. The anti-aging benefits of gold can be traced back 5,000 years to Cleopatra, who was said to sleep in a gold face mask every night to enhance her complexion.



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