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Best Selling Hourglass Products
Hourglass Veil Fluid Makeup
Hourglass Ambient Lighting Palette
Hourglass Immaculate Liquid Powder Foundation
Hourglass Vanish Seamless Foundation Stick
Discover a range of long-wearing, flawless and light-reflecting foundations from the cosmetic experts at Hourglass. Known for their luxury formulas and sleek packaging, Hourglass enhance daily makeup routines and turn them into a luxe, indulgent moment.
Whether you prefer liquid, powder or stick formulas, there's a foundation to suit every preference, skin type and style. Better still, they have a diverse range of shades to suit every skin tone.
Take your makeup to the next level and create a flawless base for the rest of your makeup with an Hourglass foundation.
Create an airbrushed effect with the Vanish Seamless Finish Liquid Foundation from Hourglass. This makeup bag go-to comes in a diverse range of 32 shades, so you can easily match to your skin tone.
It has a highly pigmented formula, which means you can seamlessly conceal and camouflage any blemishes, uneven skin tone and hyperpigmentation. Despite the full-coverage finish, the foundation sits comfortably on the skin thanks to the lightweight, non-comedogenic, oil-free formulation.
Not to mention, this must-have foundation is waterproof, transfer-proof and fade-proof, so you can be confident in your base makeup from sunset to sundown.£40.80 £51.00
Get your hands on the highly celebrated Hourglass Vanish Seamless Foundation Stick. It combines all the benefits of a concealer and foundation in one handy, easy-to-use stick formula.
Achieve a professional-looking finish with this full coverage foundation, which lasts for an impressive 12 hours. It's highly pigmented like the liquid version, but instead provides a featherlight feeling on the skin that adjusts to your temperature so easily buffs and blends across your complexion.
Apply to the areas you want to cover using a foundation brush or beauty sponge.£33.60 £45.00
Want a foundation that has top tier coverage with matching skin care benefits? Look no further than the Veil Fluid Makeup.
This must-have solution from Hourglass helps conceal, while also minimising the signs of ageing by smoothing fine lines and wrinkles. It has a serum-like formula, which blends effortlessly across the skin, providing a radiant, glowy finish.
The foundation contains the Hourglass Matrix Regeneration Complex, which helps improve the production of collagen. When paired with broad spectrum SPF 15, this formula helps keeps your skin looking plump, radiant and youthful all day long.£29.00 £55.00
If you have blemish-prone, oily skin this is the foundation for you. The Immaculate Liquid Powder Foundation helps you achieve a matte, velvety finish with a simple swish of your makeup brush.
The Hourglass foundation banishes shine, allowing you to feel confident all day long without any midday touch ups. In fact, it has an oil-free formula which contains cashmere kaolinite clay to control oil production and draw out impurities, so your complexion stays clear and looks healthy.
Better still, with 22 shades in both cool and warm undertones, you can easily find a matching hue.£43.35 £55.00
Hourglass Makeup Brushes
You can't achieve flawless makeup looks without the proper tools, which is exactly where Hourglass come in. From foundation brushes to eyeshadow brushes, Hourglass have a range of makeup tools and accessories to help you achieve picture-perfect looks.
Each makeup brush allows you to buff, blend and swipe your way to perfection. The brush options from Hourglass are designed to fit the curves and contours of your face, so it's easy to create a flawless, well-blended finish.
And if that wasn't enough, these professional standard tools also look fantastic in your makeup bag, thanks to the classic, chic design.
The award-winning Brush No 1 Powder is a necessity in every makeup kit, thanks to its super soft bristles and versatility.
The large, dome-shaped bristles pick up the perfect amount of product and evenly distribute both loose and pressed powder across your complexion. Simply sweep your favourite blushers, bronzers and highlighters across the curves of your face using this expert brush.
It also haves specially designed Taklon bristles, which are PETA-approved. This is a hygienic and cruelty-free alternative to animal hair makeup brushes.£59.00 £64.00
Create killer eye looks using the Brush No 3 All Over Shadow from Hourglass. This brush is perfect for applying loose and pressed eyeshadows, whether you want bold and beautiful or subtle and sexy looks.
It contains high-grade, hygienic synthetic bristles, which make it a great option for vegan beauty lovers. The handle is also made from metal and gives you expert control over your application. Use the brush to buff your favourite pigments across your lid and create a professional-looking, expertly blended eye look.£28.00 £35.00
Camouflage blemishes, uneven skin and redness at the drop of the hat with the Brush No 5 Concealer.
This Hourglass makeup brush is a great one to have in your kit, due to the tapered bristles which let you pat on the colour. It uses PETA-approved synthetic bristles, which feel soft and comfortable on the skin and expertly blend liquid, cream and powder formulas.
Whether you need to target a small pimple or cover the entire under eye area, you can easily achieve the desired effect with this professional brush.£28.00 £35.00
For the ultimate, full coverage foundation look you need to add the Hourglass Vanish Foundation Brush to your makeup wish list.
The brush has angled bristles which fit into the contours of the face, such as the forehead, nose and jawline. This allows you to achieve an even, professional base. Thanks to the angled edge you can also use this brush to apply contour and bronzer products to the cheekbones.
The brush itself also has a weighted handle, which gives you incredible control and precision. Better still, it's cruelty-free and vegan-friendly due to the high-quality Taklon bristles.£42.00 £45.00
Hourglass Ambient Lighting Collection
Get your glow on with the Ambient Lighting Collection from Hourglass. From palettes to brushes, each product helps you achieve a flawless complexion. Dust, swipe and buff the pressed powders across your skin and take your look from zero to hero in an instant.
Whether you prefer bronzers or blushers, these products offer a versatile finish and can be used at every step of your daily makeup routine. Each one is also housed in the iconic Hourglass packaging, which adds a touch of old school glamour to your kit.
This palette needs no introduction as we're sure you must love it as much as we do.
For beauty lovers not in the know, the Hourglass Ambient Lighting Palette is an award winning highlighter trio celebrated by beauty editors and A-listers alike. It contains three flattering shades, which suit a range of skin tones. Each pearlescent hue adds a much-needed dose of radiance to the complexion, creating a soft-focus and glowing finish.
Simply dust the colours across the high points of the face for a luminous and gorgeous look.£48.80 £61.00
For another burst of glowing goodness, take a look at the Ambient Lighting Powder. This powder comes in six beautiful hues, which adds a soft-focus effect to your complexion.
The powder uses unique photoluminescent technology, which helps blur the skin – perfect for concealing pores, fine lines and wrinkles. Each shade offers something new and gives the complexion a soft boost that looks great during the day and night.
Not to mention, it's also free from parabens, fragrance and talc so is gentle on the skin£39.20 £49.00
Get all the glow of the classic Ambient Lighting Powder but in bronzer format.
The much-loved Ambient Lighting Bronzer from Hourglass helps add dimension, colour and shimmer for a sun-kissed finish. It's a featherlight pressed powder, which blends seamlessly across the skin and has a buildable formula for a natural to medium coverage. Plus, it contains the same photoluminescent technology as other products in the collection, so you can expect a beautiful luminous, soft-focus effect.
Housed in the glamorous Hourglass packaging, this bronzers adds a touch of class to your daily routine.£39.20 £49.00
To apply all the beautiful formulas in the Hourglass Ambient Lighting collection you need the perfect makeup brush. That's where the Ambient Lighting Edit Brush comes in.
This versatile product is a handy one to have in you kit, thanks to the dual-ended brush. Both sides have PETA-approved Talkon bristles and feel super soft on the skin. The rounded end is suitable for bronzer and setting powders, while the tapered side is great for applying highlighter to the tops of your cheekbones.£42.00 £45.00
With a primary focus on active ingredients, Hourglass combine sleek exteriors with powerful and results-driven formulations. Established in 2004 by founder and CEO Carisa Janes, Hourglass made their first debut at Barneys New York, capturing the hearts of city women. As their loyal following grew, the brand started stocking in stores including Sephora, Nordstrom and Space NK, before becoming a global success that boasted 500 stores worldwide.
Hourglass are known for their luxe approach to makeup – designing aesthetically pleasing packaging and potent formulations that take action upon application. They combine science, art and beauty to create a luxe range of products that beautify as they work. From mineral primers to pigmented eyeshadows, the brand ensures you a perfect complexion that doesn't mess with your skin's natural harmony.
Better still, the brand's products are predominantly vegan with the aim of being completely vegan in 2020 and do not contain any nasties such as sulphates and parabens.
Why We Like Hourglass
"We turn to Hourglass Cosmetics when we’re after something a little more luxe. Their lavish products are adorned with a slightly higher price tag but justifiably so. Each product delivers longevity and a high pigment payoff that wears beautifully for stand-out results. If you’re after something that shimmers and shines, we suggest browsing their Scattered Light Glitter Eyeshadow range for a seriously sparkly finish that brings your look to life. "
Ellie Child, Editor
Where can you buy Hourglass products in the UK?
You can get Hourglass products from a number of leading and well-known online retailers in the UK, including John Lewis, Selfridges and NET-A-PORTER. Other places to buy products include Cult Beauty, Feel Unique and more.
But with such a saturated market, it can be tricky figuring out which is the best place to buy Hourglass products for the cheapest price. That’s where we come in. Cosmetify helps by showcasing all the prices from multiple retailers and letting you order online. This means we compare the costs so whether you’re looking for foundations, lipsticks, mascaras and much more, you can easily find the cheapest price on all your favourite bits and bobs.
We also showcase delivery cost and associated deals, so you can find the best prices for your favourite beauty goodies in one place.
Frequently Asked Questions about Hourglass
Are Hourglass products free from Parabens?
Hourglass products are not formulated with Parabens.
Do Hourglass test their products on animals?
Hourglass do not test their formulas or end products on animals and are a proudly cruelty-free brand.
Are there Sulphates in their product formulae?
Hourglass products are produced without the use of Sulphates.
Are Hourglass vegan-friendly with no animal-derived ingredients in their products?
Not their entire range, but the majority (i.e. more than half!) of the Hourglass products are suitable for vegans. You can see these products by selecting 'vegan friendly' from the ingredient filter above.
Where relevant, are these products Ophthalmologist Tested?
Applicable products have been through Ophthalmologist testing.
Are their products phthalates-free?
Not all Hourglass products are phthalates-free but you can use our filters to find the ones that are.
Are there artificial fragrances in their products?
A lot of them are free-from-fragrance. If you wish to shop only fragrance free, use our site filters.
Do their products contain mineral oil?
They avoid using mineral oil in their products whenever possible.
Is Hourglass a hypoallergenic brand?
Some of the products in the Hourglass range are classed as hypoallergenic (or less likely to cause allergic reactions). These are clearly marked on product pages.
- Paraben Free
- Cruelty Free
- Sulphate Free