Here at Buro 24/7 Middle East HQ, there's nothing we love more than a reason for a strong beauty look. Following on from our edit of the top three festive collections you need this holiday season, we're editing the top eight products you need to have in your beauty bags as you ring in the new year. 

From eyeshadow palettes, liners and mascaras to lipsticks, nail lacquers and contour sticks, here you can expect to find a coveted selection from the likes of Chanel, Burberry, Yves Saint Laurent, Christian Dior, Giorgio Armani and many more. 

Chanel Les 4 Ombres eyeshadow palette

During New Year's Eve, it's all about making a statement and what better way to embolden your look than with the ultimate smokey eye? Chanel's new eyeshadow palette offers a long-lasting shimmer, infused with rich pigments and metallic agents to help you shine. 

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Givenchy Le Rouge A Porter Rouge Atelier lipstick

You can never go wrong with a dark red lip (it's almost an essential component of the festive season) and now, there's a new name in the lip game to know. Givenchy's Le Rouge A Porter Rouge Atelier lipstick nourishes the lips whilst giving just the right amount of coverage. Perfect for those countdown selfies. 

The ultimate beauty guide for New Year's Eve

Christian Dior's Diorific Vernis Lacquer

Maison Dior continues to give us must-have products once again this season. Part of its festive Precious Rocks range, this new metallic-meets-glitter lacquer will certainly add a little sparkle to your New Year's Eve.

The ultimate beauty guide for New Year's Eve

Burberry Festive Eye Colour Contour pencils

As functional as it fun to use, Burberry's new versatile contour pencil is perfect for those MUA's-in-the-making thanks to its mistake-proof pen that is designed to sculpt the eyes with a smokey finish. Eye spy your new go-to. 

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Giorgio Armani Eyes to Kill Mascara

Forget the clock, everyone will be looking at your lashes thanks to Giorgio Armani's signature Eyes to Kill mascara. Promising to create a long lasting 'fan-like effect' with its rich formulas, soft wax extracts and ultra-black pigments, this bad boy will instantly give your lashes extreme volume that will last through until the new year. 

The ultimate beauty guide for New Year's Eve

Dolce & Gabbana Kohl Pencil in Gold

Dolce & Gabbana's new limited-edition Kohl Pencil — which comes in several shades — is the ultimate go-to for adding a little extra oomph to your cat eye flick. We love the gold shade as it instantly brightens up your eyes. 

The ultimate beauty guide for New Year's Eve

Fenty Beauty Match Stix Trio Conceal, Contour and Highlight

Conquer the contour with Fenty Beauty's Match Stix Trio. RiRi's got all your bases covered in this set with a concealer, contour stick and highlighter. Plus, thanks to its pearl effect pigments, your skin will surely sparkle.

The ultimate beauty guide for New Year's Eve

Yves Saint Laurent Black Opium Floral Shock fragrance

Yves Saint Laurent's new take on its iconic Black Opium coffee signature fragrance is here. Titled Floral Shock, it delivers a long-lasting scent created with a blend of coffee, vanilla accord, gardenia and orange blossom. This will be in your beauty bag well into next year. 

The ultimate beauty guide for New Year's Eve

Shop the above products at all leading beauty counters across the Middle East. Then, discover Laura Mercier's new Velous Extreme Matte Lipstick collection.