October 29th, 2013
Laura Mercier Longwear Crème Eye Pencil
The ultra smooth, long lasting Laura Mercier Crème Eye Pencil is made with a waterproof formula to ensure that the colour remains vibrant for 12 hours. With a creamy texture this liner offers precise and fool-proof precision. Smudge- and transfer-proof and tear resistant, this liner glides on smoothly and includes a pencil sharpener. Available in six shades: Noir, Espresso, Slate, Violet, Cobalt and Sage (£16.50 each).
Rihanna and MAC
The final collaboration between pop star Rihanna and MAC Cosmetics features the return of Riri Woo, along with two new lipsticks: Pleasure Bomb and Bad Girl Riri. Titled RIRI Hearts MAC Holiday, the range also features Superslick Liquid Eye Liner, Veluxe Pearlfusion Shadow, Bronzing Powder and the Double-ended 217 Blending Brush and the 239 Eye Shader Brush. Encased in exclusive white pearl packaging with Riri’s rose gold detailing, the collection will be exclusively previewed in Selfridges from 5 December, and available nationwide from 12 December at all MAC locations and online. Prices range from £12 to £33.
Beauty So Clean is a range of cosmetic sanitizers to rid product and brushes of germs and bacteria. International MUA Nancy Crossley has created three products: Cosmetic Sanitizer (120ml for £10) for powder-based products: shadows, blushers, bronzers and concealers, Cosmetic Sanitizer Wipes (200 for £20) minimise the possibility of infections on glosses, lipsticks, pencils and mascara wands, while Conditioning Brush Cleanser (250ml for £20) is safe for both natural and synthetic bristles.
In its first major rebranding since its launch in 1966, CARGO Cosmetics re-launches with a new design and new collection. Products include a HD Translucent Powder (£21) for HD filming, utilises high-resolution technology to diffuse lines, pores and imperfections; Jet Lag Concealer (£19), a combined concealer and treatment, claiming to reduce dark circles and puffiness in 28 days; and a Contour Palette (£22) with three shades to contour and highlight cheeks – it also has the words Cheek, Contour and Highlight embossed on each relevant powders.
The Ambient Lighting Powder Palette (£56) from Hourglass is a limited edition palette, featuring a trio of finishing powders including two existing shades: Dim Light and Radiant Light. The third shade, Incandescent Light, is a limited edition pearl powder to highlight the cheekbones and brighten the complexion. The box, which also includes Veil Mineral Primer, is available now from Liberty and selected Space NK stores.
Celebrating iconic American actresses, Old Hollywood is the latest collection from Bobbi Brown, featuring the Old Hollywood Eye Palette (£59) with nine shades from silver and gold to chocolate and charcoal. High Shimmer Lip Glosses (£18) come in Candlelight, Rosé and Pure Gold and the Old Hollywood Lip Colour (£22) is a timeless red in an elegant gold case.
Pink to make you Blush
Bdellium Tools are designed by a group of talented make up brush experts in Cerritos, California. The products are handmade and custom tailored so the quality and integrity of each piece can be maintained. Each brush uses a balance of natural and/or synthetic hair to achieve the perfect amount of form and stiffness compatible with the function each brush is designed for. The Green, Yellow and Pink Bambu Series features eco-friendly make up brushes with all sustainable bamboo handles and all vegan soft synthetic bristles and an anodized aluminum ferrule. Bamboo is one of the most sustainable resources and environmentally sound plants on Earth. Due to its rapid re-growth cycle, it can be harvest with virtually no impact on the environment. The Bambu bristles are hypoallergenic and 100% cruelty-free.