According to tradition, once the Lunar season kicks in, it is essential for everyone celebrating to start shopping for new clothes. Ushering the New Year with all things new symbolises luck and prosperity. So while you’re at it, why not add a brand new lipstick, some premium essence and a fancy eye palette into the cart? 

A festive-themed cosmetic products are essentially top contenders for seasonal collection. Donned in a sparkly red, striking-gold, and a whole lot of vibrant hues. And given it’s the Year of the Rabbit—undoubtedly the cutest animal in the zodiac—we’re picturing a rack of adorable bunny-fied products. 

Find the cutest and most prosperous CNY beauty goods in Malaysia to purchase, from lipsticks embellished with customarily imagery to your beloved face mask available in a limited-edition packaging.

CNY Limited-Edition Beauty Products

1. KVD Beauty

Moongarden, is an iconic CNY limited edition from KVD Beauty’s 2022 Holiday collection. Miryam Lumpini, KVD Beauty’s Global Director of Tattoo Artistry, hand-drew the packaging for each product in the series, so expect a good ‘’eye feast’’. The Moongarden Eyeshadow Palette features 12 highly pigmented smooth matte, shimmering satin, and creamy metallic tones, while their Tattoo Pencil Liners, which come in two extended shades: Electrum Gold and Bronzite Gold, offers an ultra-smooth, transfer-resistant quality.

Get KVD Beauty® Moongarden here

2. Sulwhasoo

Sulwhasoo’s renowned First Care Activating Serum is undeniably cute, with a scene of pink and red cherry blossoms and a pair of rabbits drawn in the Korean folk tradition of Baeknapdo over the simple white ceramic bottle.

Get Sulwhasoo First Care Serum here

3. Tatcha

Look forward to tranquillity, wealth, and vitality as we bid farewell to the previous year and usher in the Year of the Rabbit. With the thrill ride of 2022 behind us, it’s time to refocus and prepare for a new beginning as we embrace our skin with Tatcha’s The Essence. A classic for a beauty regimen that will have your skin glowing. 

Get Tatcha The Essence here.

4. SK-II

I think we all agree this is the year’s sweetest beauty offerings. SK-II welcomes the new year with a vintage and sentimental collaboration with well-known candy brand, White Rabbit. The Pitera Essence is clothed entirely in white, with the White Rabbit wrapper emblazoned on the front. Definitely a must have!

Get SK-II Essence here

5. Supergoop!

The classic, fan fave sunscreen got its own sets of revamp! The Unseen Sunscreen is now available in a limited-edition CNY design that is both colourful and auspicious. Make sure to keep your skin shielded and moisturised during Chinese New Year.

Get Supergoop! Unseen Sunscreen here

6. Dr Dennis Gross

Dr Dennis Gross delivers its fan favourite Alpha Beta Daily Peels in a festive version to keep your skin fresh and moisturise throughout the day. The red and gold package, currently available at Sephora, contains 35 peels (which is more than the usual box), and boasts its distinctive combination of 5 AHA/BHAs, antioxidants, and nutrients.

Get Dr Dennis Gross Alpha Beta Peels here

7. Fresh

Fresh Beauty’s Year of the Rabbit collection was created in conjunction with paper cutting artist Qiu Jia. The limited-edition Kombucha Facial Treatment Essence, based on ancient Chinese folk artistry, is embellished with the formulation’s components, meticulously carved out by Qiu and representing wealth and a fresh start.

Get Fresh Kombucha Treatment here

8. Kiehl’s

Kick off the Lunar New Year with a new product that’ll be sure to put you in the festive mood.  Kiehl’s CNY collection incorporates graphics by acclaimed illustrator Shan Jiang, which makes it the 5th collection Kiehl’s has had with the artist. The Ultra Facial Cream, Calendula Herbal-Extract Toner, and Rare Earth Deep Pore Cleansing Masque are all part of the set.

Get the Kiehl’s x Shan Jiang here


Honourable mention here. As Chinese New Year is around the corner, make sure your body is all festive ready, and that include the grooming department, too. TWO L(I)PS WIPEOUT, is a pH-balancing intimate wipes for a shower-fresh feel. The delicate sheet is made of biodegradable organic cotton and is infused with a blend of ingredients.

With skin-boosting properties like Evening Primrose Oil, Arginine, Panthenol, Resveratol, Rosemary and Geranium Essentials oils, the product promises to soothe, moisturise, eliminate dirt, sweat and excess sebum. Just one wipe away to keep it fresh throughout the day!

Just in time for CNY, yes? Due to sunny weather in Malaysia, we’re sure you’ll be needing this!


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