August 29th, 2014
New metallic palette from Rouge Bunny Rouge
Rouge Bunny Rouge’s first limited edition Eye Shadow Palette, RAW GARDEN Chronos (€55 with free shipping to the UK) is launched this week. The palette contains five limited edition colours with a metallic finish and mineral-rich formula. The shadows are presented in a lacquered palette and each shadow is embossed with a hummingbird. Shades feature Champagne Pewter Highlighter, Metallic Rosy Brown, Aged Bronze, Aubergine Gunmetal and Midnight Blue Gunmetal.
MAC Cosmetics The Simpsons collaboration is unveiled
MAC Cosmetics has revealed more of the details of its collaborative line with television show The Simpsons. The collection marks the 25th anniversary of the show and is available from September 4. The range includes: two eyeshadow quads (£33) That Trillion Dollar Look Quad and Marge’s Extra Ingredients Quad; Lipglasses (£16) including Nacho Cheese Explosion (bright neon lime yellow) and Itchy & Scratchy & Sexy (electric blue violet); Lashes (£11.50) in 7 Lash; Powder Blush (£20) in Pink Sprinkles (pink blue); and MAC Nail Stickers (£11) in Marge Simpson’s Cutie-cles.
Real Techniques by Sam and Nic Chapman launches Nic’s Picks
Nic’s Picks from Real Techniques by Sam and Nic Chapman is a limited edition set of five brushes and features three exclusive brush cuts. The set contains: a duo-fiber powder brush for lightweight, buildable application of face powder or pigments; cheek brush which is a set exclusive; base shadow brush for all over eye colour; angled shadow brush, a set exclusive; and eyeliner brush, also a set exclusive (£29.99).
New lipsticks from Bourjois Cosmetics and an old fave relaunch
Bourjois will relaunch its Pamplemousse lipstick that was discontinued by the brand in 2007. Originally launched in 2000, it quickly became a bestseller and fans have long protested for its return with lipsticks changing hands for up to £100 on Ebay. They’ll be available exclusively at feelunique.com before rolling out nationwide in October. The lipstick is part of a new line of Rouge Edition 12 Heures Lipsticks that offer a creamy texture and long-wearing finish. Shades feature cerise sur le lipstick, beige shooting, prune afterwork, pêche cocooning, rose vanity, cherry my chérie and entry vip (£7.99).
New additions to LOLA Make Up by Perse
LOLA Make Up by Perse has two new foundations: Matte Long Lasting Foundation (£19) which offers a semi-matte finish that gives a soft-focus look with its high coverage and buildable formula and the lightweight Picture Perfect Liquid Foundation (£19) offering light reflecting finish. Infinite Lash Mascara (£12) has a soft and creamy texture that adds length and volume. Limited Edition Eye Shadow Duos are available in four shades and three finishes, black and white, brown and gold and greens and blues. For use wet or dry, the finishes are matte, satin and pearl and are available exclusively at Marks & Spencer from this week.
MUA Makeup Academy to launch Winter Forest Palette
MUA Makeup Academy has created a Winter Forest Palette for autumn. The palette comprises 10 matte shadow shades that have been created to encapsulate the cooler tones of the season, with jewel tones to natural and earthy shades.
Bobbi Brown Cosmetics launches ASK Bobbi App
ASK Bobbi is the new App from Bobbi Brown that offers How To guides and step-by-step advice. Users can discover recommended products or expect advice based on purchase history or make-up recommendations, which are automatically saved for you. Great for updates on the latest launches and automatic notification with tips on using a purchased item, as well as being able to shop directly from the ASK Bobbi Wishlist, the new app is available to download for free on iPhone at the App Store (UK & Ireland).