May 14th, 2014
Giorgio Armani Cosmetics introduces Bright Ribbon collection
Giorgio Armani Cosmetics launches its new Bright Ribbon collection available from the beginning of July. The nail and lip range has been inspired by Mediterranean gardens and focuses on vibrant colour. The six Rouge d’Armani lipsticks feature Coral, Mandarine, Rose Tendre, Rose Pop Électrique, Prune Star and Violet Foncé (£25). The six Nail Lacquers (£20) consist of Coral, Mandarine, Rose Tender, Rose Pop Électrique, Violet Foncé and Vert Vif.
MAC Cosmetics Maleficent collection finally revealed
It’s been hotly anticipated and MAC’s collaboration with Disney’s upcoming Maleficent doesn’t disappoint. Released this month, the range features cosmetics for the eyes, lips, face and nails and includes the Maleficent palette (£33) as well as Nail Lacquer (£12) in Uninvited (neutral nude with pearl), Flaming Rose (true red) and Nocturnelle (black-as-night black).
MAC Cosmetics announces The Simpsons collaboration
Hot on the heels of several high profile collabs, MAC Cosmetics has announced its collaboration with Marge Simpson of The Simpsons. The collection, which celebrates 25 years of The Simpsons, launches in the Autumn, with further details to be announced later this year.
Glamtech has introduced a new storage solution for tweezers (£18) that features three different types of tweezer and a magnetic stand for easy storage and access. Tweezers include the Slanted tip tweezer, Straight tip tweezer and Pointed tip tweezer.
bareSKIN foundation from bareMinerals
bareMinerals has announced the launch of bareSKIN, the brand’s first liquid foundation, which contains skincare benefits. The ultra-thin, weightless fluid contains jojoba-coated mineral pigments suspended in a coconut-derived base and has SPF 20 protection. Combined with a blend of vitamin C and lilac plant stem cells, the product forms a mineral foundation and brightening serum in-one. The foundation is suitable for all skin types and tones and will be available in 20 shades.
Bobbi Brown has introduced Raw Sugar Collection. The new range includes: Bronzing Powder, a limited edition bronzer mixing red and brown hues, available in two shades including Elvis Duran and Medium; Illuminating Bronzing Powder (£27), a smooth pressed powder formulated with sheer powder and micro pearls; Tinted Lip Balm, a limited edition selection of tinted lip balms available in Pink Raspberry, Brown, Pink Popsicle and Hazelnut (£15); Shimmer Nail Polish, high-shine nail lacquers in shades Golden Beige and Raw Sugar (£11); Beach Fragrance, an eau de parfum containing a blend of sand jasmine, sea spray and mandarin; and Beach Body Oil (31.00), a moisturising body oil containing four essential oils and the Beach Fragrance scent.
Clinque’s new Baby Tint Lip Colour Balms
Clinique is launching new Chubby Stick Baby Tint Moisturizing Lip Colour Balms in August. A collection of four sheer shades ranging from orange to pink to red and violet, it offers a unique and personalised colour for each wearer that brings out the lips’ own natural tone. Each shade is complementary to the wearer and will appear differently on everyone. Once applied, the colour blossoms to reach the precise intensity and each shade was appropriately named to describe this blossoming effect – Poppin’ Poppy, Coming Up Rosy, Budding Blossom, Flowering Fressia (£17).
New Mascaras from KIKO
Kiko Make Up Milano has introduced the False Lashes Concentrate, a new collection of mascaras designed to work with your regular mascara to enhance, define and maximise the effect. Infused with carnauba wax, the hydrating mascaras ensure lashes are left soft and smooth while preventing clumping. Each mascara targets lashes specific needs and include Volume & Definition, Glitter, Lengthening, Volumising, Curling and Waterproof.