February 8th, 2017
We’re definitely dreaming of warmer climes with the Dolce & Gabbana Tropical Spring Make Up Collection as it sweeps us away to the south of Sicily. Billed as a celebration of luxuriant nature, a sensory journey to the tropics. The collection comes in two colour ways: Tropical Coral, that combines the splendour of red and the aura of orange and Tropical Pink which mixes all the on point pinky hues. Each Tropic includes a blush, Duo Lipstick and eyeshadow pair. Also included is the Creamy Illuminator in ‘Rosa Del Mattino’ created to emulate the sun’s fabulous glow on the skin; The Khol Pencil in the iconic ‘Dahlia’ shade; an unusual Eyeliner pencil in pure gold and Passioneyes Mascara in ‘Nero’.
Laura Mercier’s Joie de Vivre spring 2017 makeup Collection is all about boosting the natural colour in the skin for a healthy and youthful glow. The Collection includes the Windflush Colour Powder for Cheeks & Eyes. This dual use powder is soft, light, sheer peach shade that will add just the right touch of colour to both cheeks and eyes. The Velour Lovers Lip Colour is moisturizing and has a satin matte finish that is long wearing and the lip pencils come in three new shades. Designed for definition that can be smudged and blended out. The Tightline Cake Eyeliner in is Blue Marine and stays all the day without fading. The Sculpting Mascara in Black Onyx, is perfectly formulated to enhance and sculpt lashes. The formula immediately volumises eyelashes in a clump-free, even application.
Tom Ford’s spring 2017 Shade & Illuminate lip and cheek makeup has been designed to highlight and shade and are great additions to the already popular Shade and Illuminate collection of Tom Ford Beauty. The Shade and Illuminate Cheeks are duo palettes that feature two coordinated shades, Scintillate, a warm beige and orange and Sublimate, a cool pink and berry. The Spring collection also includes the Tom Ford Shade & Illuminate Lips (Limited Edition) in six colours: Impulse, pink, red-pink; Possession, fuchsia, berry; Automatic, peach, coral and Tantalize, nude, chocolate. Shade and Illuminate Lip kits offer one bright and one dark hue, the smooth matte finish is designed to be painted onto the lips.
Nanshy has launched its new Clear Kit Bag (£34.95), which holds make-up and hair styling products, as well as essential Nanshy brushes and accessories. The durable bag in clear vinyl is designed to be able to find everything you need quickly and has eight outer pockets, including a zipped tissue holder for creams, powders and liquids and magnetic poppers for quick and easy access. The bag also features a detachable strap.
bareMinerals has teamed up with influencer Ingrid Nilsen to create a four-piece customisable limited-edition illuminating collection. The collection, which is housed in a ‘Be Your Best Self’ Makeup Bag includes: Original Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15, Limited Edition Invisible Glow Highlighter in Resilience and Limited Edition Beautiful Finish Brush. Since launching her YouTube channel in 2009, Ingrid Nilsen has amassed a huge and dedicated audience by mixing affordable products, great music, and easy-to-follow instructions. Since coming out on her channel, Ingrid has been named a Change Ambassador to the UN focusing on the global fight for gender equality.
Benefit Cosmetics has revealed its new GALifornia blush (£24.50), available from March. The golden-pink blusher offers a warm hue with gold shimmer and offers the signature GALifornia scent of pink grapefruit and vanilla. The artwork on the box was inspired by vintage 1970s California and the surface of the powder is embossed with a solar design.