Sephora has started shipping to the UK. Fill your shopping cart with these American cult classics...
If you’ve ever been to America, the chances are you’ve come across Sephora – and loved it. A mecca of make-up and skincare, Sephora is a leader in the industry. Stocking everything from just-launched brands to cult classics, we never leave without finding something new that isn’t available in the UK.
But now, you can indulge in the Sephora experience without the long haul flight, as the their website has started shipping to the UK. Delivery is £10 for orders over £75 and we think the cost is well worth it. As well as all of the brands unavailable in the UK, your favourite products are much cheaper on Sephora. Beauty houses like Benefit, Clarins and Origins are all listed on the website, so stock up on the best of these collections while you explore new ranges and brands.
To help you get started, we’ve picked the top 5 buys American women swear by that are now available to the UK via the Sephora website…
Did you know Marc Jacobs did make-up? Probably not, because it's only available in America. Get your fix of fashionable beauty with the Marc Jacobs Beauty Lovemarc - Matte Lip Gel. Achieve a matte look without the drying effect of other lipsticks thanks to Marc Jacobs's unique gel formula, which leaves lips soft and supple all day.
A regular sell out on the Sephora website, the Make Up Forever HD Pressed Powder is one of the best-loved powders in America. Perfect for regular touch-ups throughout the day to keep shine at bay, this refines the texture of your complexion for a professional finish. It's also infused with hyaluronic acid to help hydrate the skin throughout the day.
Sold as a 'push-up bra for your lashes', the Tarte Lights, Camera, Lashes 4-in-1 Mascara is definitely one to snap up from Sephora. As well as doing all the regular mascara things like lengthening, curling and volumising, this clever wand also conditions your lashes for a longer-lasting and healthier look.
Fresh founders, Lev Glazman and Alina Roytberg carefully select all the ingredients for their ranges. Everything is loving chosen for various reasons - the Fresh Lotus Youth Preserve Face Cream With Super 7 Complex is down to sacred Asian beliefs. The lotus flower is 'the ultimate symbol of complete purification' and is a well known anti-ageing ingredient.
As soon as we heard busy New Yorkers love the Lorac Cococin® Cream Compact for it's skin protecting abilities, we were sold. Sitting somewhere between make-up and skincare, this lightweight compact is packed full of vitamins and minerals, including Cococin®, which is derived from young green coconut and helps to keep skin looking youthful.