July 22nd, 2014
shu uemura teams up with Choupette Lagerfeld for cosmetics line
shu uemura has announced a collaboration with Choupette Lagerfeld (also known as Shupette), Karl Lagerfeld’s pet cat. The seasonal collection, Shupette by Karl Lagerfeld for shu uemura, will be launched this autumn with further details to be announced later in the year.
Urban Decay new products for eyes
Urban Decay has four new eye products. New Perversion Mascara has a creamy full-bodied texture neither too dry nor too wet. Featuring triple-black pigments for intense black colour and a twisted trim on the volumising brush, the product separates and defines each lash, while providing a generous amount of product. Subversion Lash Primer adds weight to lashes and gives mascara something to grab onto, acting like a conditioning mask. The Perversion False Lashes are latex free and feature falsies dipped in glitter to thick, fluffy bundles of lashes that make a statement. Lashes are available in three styles: Glitter Dip, Trap and Bait and are available exclusively from Selfridges Birmingham and selfridges.com. New 24/7 Velvet Glide-On Eye Pencils available in five ultra-velvety, plush-textured versions of the brand’s 24/7 Eye Pencil, with the same long-lasting benefits of the brand’s 24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencil. Shades include CULT (smokey green), LURE (smokey grey), LUSH (smokey brown), MINX (smoky blue) and PLUSHIE (smokey purple).
Arabian Nights Smoke & Shadows iDivine Palette from Sleek MakeUP
The limited edition Arabian Nights Smoke & Shadows iDivine Palette is the latest from SleekMakeUP. Inspired by Arabian fantasy, seduction and warm rich colours, the palette features 12 highly pigmented eye shadows with deep tones of green, blue and gold (£7.99).
GOSH Cosmetics Mineral Powder and Mineral Powder Brush
Offering medium to full coverage with an ultra-light and silky formula, this powder (£9.99) creates a natural matte finish and is available in four shades including Ivory, Natural, Honey and Tan. The brush (£7.99) features short bristles designed for blending the powder onto the skin.
Miners Cosmetics new Maxi Mascara
This lash boosting Mascara contains a high-performance formula designed to make lashes longer and is available in black and carbon black shades (£3.49).
Daniel Sandler to launch Toffee and Caramel Nude Lip Collection
Make-Up Artist Extraordinaire Daniel Sandler has announced the launch of the Toffee and Caramel Nude Lip Collection. The new range comprises four lip colours including: Luxury Matte Lipstick (£13.25) in Vintage Rose (warm peach-toned caramel) and Audrey (honey-toned caramel); and Luxury Gloss (£14.75) in Suede (semi-opaque warm peach-toned brown) and Truffle (shimmery bronze with peach undertones). The new products feature long-wearing formulas combined with sodium hyaluronic, squalene and vitamin E, helping to optimise moisture levels and ensure total hydration.
SEVENTEEN launches Falsifeye HD Mascara
Falsifeye HD Mascara (£6.99) from SEVENTEEN is designed to make lashes bigger and better for sculpted high definition. Available in shade Carbon Black, it uses a unique all-in-one brush with two different application zones to provide maximum volume, reaching and transforming hard to reach lashes without clumping or flaking.
Bobbi Brown Cosmetics Crazy for Colour collection
Bobbi Brown has gone colour and lip crazy with the latest collection Crazy for Colour, a range of 30 new Lip Color shades. Featuring both new and back-by-popular demand shades from neutrals to brights and bolds, the formula is creamy, non-drying and non-greasy and moisturises with vitamins E and C, as well as beeswax. In the campaign visual Kate Upton is wearing the new Vintage Red shade.
The Vintage Cosmetic Company creates make-up brush sets
The Vintage Brush Company is launching a collection of new make-up brush sets. Following on from the individually boxed brushes, the Essential Face Brush Set contains the Powder, Blusher and Foundation brush; the Smokey Eye Brush Set includes three steps to create a smokey eye including a rounded shadow, angled shadow and smudger brush; while the Airbrush Face Brush Set features the Powder, Foundation and Concealer brush (£16.50-£27).
Clarins launches Limited Edition 3-Dot Liner
Following the success of the original 3-Dot Liner, Clarins has introduced a limited edition brown shade will follow for Autumn 2014. The formula contains growth-stimulating ingredients that condition the lashes when weaved between them. The liner features a three point sponge applicator that creates precise lines. Also new are the Ombre Matte Cream-to-Powder Eyeshadows, launching in August. The cream-to-powder formula provides the smoothing and comforting effects of a cream, in addition to the quality and longevity of a powder. The formula is lightweight and applies with a matte finish (£19).
Max Factor UK reveals Skin Luminizer Foundation
Skin Luminizer Foundation (£12.99) from Max Factor UK will be available from September. The foundation has been created to offer the appearance of ‘barely there’ make-up, and uses a formula of skin luminizers to brighten skin tone and provide an instant glow. Following research from Procter & Gamble, the foundation is designed to provide enough coverage to hide imperfections while leaving the skin with a luminous effect. The formula also offers skincare benefits such as hydration through vitamins B3 and E. The foundation comes in six shades: Light Ivory, Warm Almond, Natural, Beige, Golden and Bronze.