March 20th, 2017
Ensure your brushes and sponges are cleaned thoroughly with the brand new Brush & Sponge Cleaner from Nanshy. The 100% natural solid balm formula removes the most stubborn make up, like oils, pigments and silicones and bacteria which build up on your tools and can clog pores. Enriched with Coconut Milk to nourish and lightly scent, and Grapefruit & Bergamot Essential Oil and Vitamin E Oil to soften, your sponges and brushes will be good in tip top condition. Made in the UK and free from alcohol and other skin irritants, the Cleaner can be used on both synthetic and natural brushes. The compact tin, made from recycled aluminium, is easy to pop into your kit. Ingredients are SLS- and SLES-free and contain glycerine, coconut milk, grapefruit and bergamot essential oil and vitamin E oil. Priced at £9.95, the cleaner is available from March 13th at nanshy.com
Rimmel is a launching new a first-to-market Volume Shake Mascara on 15 March. Featuring a patented shaker system that refreshes the volumising formula whenever it is needed, the new mascara is priced at £8.99 and will be available nationwide.
NARS Cosmetics has announced the launch of limited edition NARSissist Loaded Eyeshadow Palette featuring twelve new velvety shadows. Offering a full spectrum of neutral-meets-opulent shades, these include (left to right): NEWBURY STREET, White gold (shimmer); WINDSOR, Warm beige (matte); PRIVILEGE, Gold (metallic); DOVER, Neutral brown (matte); FOIX, Peach (matte); CASTILLE, Umber brown (matte); ALNWICK, Copper (shimmer); BEAUMARIS, Chocolate brown (shimmer); SPLENDOR, Pewter (sparkle); VERSAILLES, Bronze (shimmer); MONTAILLOU, Dark brown (matte); and REALE, Black (satin). Exclusive to House of Fraser from 1 April, the NARSissist Loaded Eyeshadow Palette will be available at NARS counters nationwide from 1 May.
Winky Lux, the digital cosmetic line, has partnered up with British retailer Asos.com to release a host of new products. Coming in a Lip Pill, Matte Lip Velour (£13), the ultra long-wearing matte lipstick, delivers intense pigment with a lightweight, mousy texture. Infused with natural vanilla for the ultimate lip experience, it’s packed with suspended pigments to give lips a cushiony plush feel. Available in nine shades – Mermaid, Voodoo, Latte, Poppy, Meow, Blue Moon, White Rabbit, Cocoa and Poodle.
Also available is Flower PH Balm (£13), the balm stain that applies on clear then reacts with skin’s pH levels, uniquely creating the perfect shade of pink lips for each wearer. Each Flower Balm contains a real chrysanthemum and is coconut scented. Next up is Diamond Complexion Powder (£20) in three shades – Light, Medium and Medium Deep. A lightweight, buildable complexion powder giving a soft focus effect and shine free finish. Finally comes Whipped Cream Primer in Whipped Cream –(£25) mousse formula to be worn alone or under base for a flawless look and feel. Pair with Winky Lux Diamond Complexion Powder for best results.
Bobbi Brown’s Pretty Powerful Campaign for Women & Girls aims to help women of all ages be who they are by supporting educational or career training programmes that equip women with crucial knowledge, skills and experience needed to overcome inequality and disadvantage. The best-selling, multi-tasking formula in the limited edition shade Pretty Powerful III delivers the perfect, natural tint to lips and cheeks. For each Pretty Powerful Pot Rouge sold in the United Kingdom, the full RRP less VAT will be donated to Smart Works, a charity that gives interview clothes and training to women with a low income seeking employment. With an RRP of £21, it’s a great way to support a worthy charity.
Inspired by their vintage-styled barber shop, the Milano Social Club range is a collection of eight tried and tested products for hair and beard grooming, and comprises: Deluxe Pomade (£14), Dry Matt Clay (£14), Fibre Gum (£14), Sea Salt Spray (£12.50), Beard Oil (£14), Beard Moisturiser (£14), Beard Shampoo (£9) and Moustache Wax (£9). Available from www.milanobarbers.co.uk.
Elizabeth Arden has announced the launch of Eight Hour Miracle Hydrating Mist, launching in April priced at £21 for 100ml. The iconic Eight Hour Cream has been long acclaimed for its intense moisturising and multi-tasking properties. Continuing this legacy, the new mist is an instantly invigorating facial spray that hydrates, soothes and refreshes skin. Key ingredients include: superfruit blend, aloe juice, apple leaf extract, glycerin, sodium PCA and a Skin Identical Carbohydrate Complex.