A NEW cosmetics shop, complete with nail bar and brow and lash bar, has opened in York.

The new Superdrug opened on Thursday at Monks Cross, creating 18 new jobs and providing health and beauty products, toiletries and beauty treatments.

Rachel Pennington, store manager, said: "We are delighted to be opening our new store with three weeks to go until Christmas.

"We are sure customers are going to love our unique mix of health and beauty essentials at affordable prices. It’s perfect timing for those looking to do their Christmas shopping, or just pick up all their party essentials ready for lots of festive celebrations."