September 29th, 2014
Glo & Ray launches Shimmer Shimmer Lip Colour Set
London based Glo & Ray has announced the launch of Shimmer Shimmer Lip Colour Set (£36). The gift set, which launches for Christmas, comprises three of the most popular shades from the La Amo Matte and Shimmer range, including: Marigold 644 (classic red), Honey 647 (natural nude) and an exclusive festive shade, Asteria 64.
Bourjois reveals the Enchanting Nightbird Christmas collection
Enchanting Nightbird is the Christmas collection from Bourjois (£5.99-£9.99), and comprises: Volume 1 Seconde Ultra Black Mascara, featuring a high concentration of high intensity black pigments that last up to 16 hours; Mega Liner Ultra Black, an angled felt-tip eyeliner containing a formula that mimics black calligraphy ink, lasts up to 24 hours and features no-smudge black pigments; Lipstick Rouge Edition Velvet in new shade Happy Nude Year; and new shades of 1 Seconde Nail Polish including 44 Grey to meet you (celestial grey) and 45 Glitterizer (clear polish with sparkles).
YSL Beauté to launch limited edition Wildly Gold collection
YSL Beaute has announced the launch of Wildly Gold (£25-£69), a collection of three unique limited edition staples. Palette Collector Wild Edition is a set of four eye shades, a pink blush and a lip duo composed of a glossy pink Rouge Volupté Sheer Candy and Rouge Pur Couture Fuschia. In addition to three brush applicators for the eyes, cheeks and lips, it is contained in a black leather case with gold leopard print, and adorned with the legendary ‘Cassandre’ logo. Touché Eclat Wild Edition has reinvented the brand’s iconic complexion highlighter with jewel-like gold packaging, which bears the print of a black cat. For Christmas, YSL Beauté wraps one of its bestselling N°9 – Rouge Laqué Vernis à Lèvre lipstick in a new golden case.
New Naked2 Basics and Double-Ended Brush from Urban Decay
Naked2 Basics eyeshadow palette (£22) is the latest palette from Urban Decay. The shadows are cooler in tone than the original and complement the existing Naked2 palette. Comprising five taupe-hued matte neutrals and one slight satin finish shade, shades include: Skimp (pale nude satin), Stark (nude pink), Frisk (warm grey), Primal (muted brown), Cover (muted brown) and Undone (smoky brown). The eyeshadows have a rich, buttery feel and are encased in a soft-touch case that has a suede-like feel and slight sheen. To coincide with the launch, the brand has also introduced Naked Basics Double-Ended Brush (£17.50), two brushes in one to blend, smudge and line. The brush hair is made with a super-soft synthetic material derived from recycled PBT plastic bottles, so it’s cruelty-free and vegan.
Makeup Revolution adds Give Them Nightmares Salvation Palette
Make up Revolution continues to add to its offerings with the Give Them Nightmares Salvation Palette (£6), in time for Halloween. The 18 shade eyeshadow palette combines a mixture of deep green, purple, brown and black shades which are highly pigmented and easy to blend.
All Day Luminous Powder Foundation from NARS
All Day Luminous Powder Foundation (£33) is the latest product from NARS. The medium buildable foundation offers versatile coverage and shine control with broad-spectrum SPF 25 that lasts up to 12 hours. The brand’s Light Reflecting Complex™ optimises light reflection to enhance skin’s translucency while Luminosity Enhancing Technology, a blend of 17 amino acids, vitamin C derivative and marine fennel, promotes cell renewal and helps reduce the look of hyper pigmentation and wrinkles.
Oriflame adds to Giordani Gold collection
Swedish cosmetic company Oriflame has launched new products (£12.95-£21.95) to its Giordani Gold collection. New Luminous Cream Eyeshadow is a gel-cream formulation available in five shades. Featuring its own specially designed brush, the product offers a lustrous, shimmery finish with intense pigmentation. The new CC Cream SPF35 provides anti-ageing skincare benefits for better skin; offering a light-weight formula that’s easily absorbed in two shades. Concealing the tell-tale signs of ageing, from fine lines to age spots, pigmentation and visible pores, the CC cream contains UVA/UVB filters and a high SPF OF 35 for protection against the sun’s damaging effects. Also launching is the Luscious Volume Mascara, containing a smooth formula that instantly plumps lashes without weighing them down. Containing a Lash Enhancing System to nourish and prevent fallout, the cross-fibre brush mascara is infused with advanced volume spheres to boost the lashes and panthenol and vitamin E to condition lashes.
Suki Waterhouse to front new Burberry beauty launches
Burberry Beauty’s latest launches include the Fresh Glow Fluid Foundation (£35), Fresh Glow Compact and Nude Power (£38), the brand’s first powder. In addition, model and actress Suki Waterhouse has been announced the face of the campaign. The Fresh Glow Fluid Foundation contains a lightweight formula to provide skin with a fresh youthful glow and luminous dewy complexion. It naturally evens and corrects, while moisturising and protecting without weight. Combining make-up and skincare benefits, Fresh Glow Fluid Foundation contains mirror-flat intense reflection pearls to instantly enhance luminosity and tone, creating a radiant glow. Colour pigments provide medium satin coverage for up to eight hours, available in 14 shades to suit all skin tones. The Fresh Glow Compact Foundation features an ultra-lightweight texture that can be used dry or wet for higher coverage, and is available in six shades to suit all skin tones. Nude Powder aims to provide a smooth and natural looking finish, with a soft, petal-powder texture and weightless, talc-free formula. Nude Powder is available in six shades.
Faux Glo and Go from Fake Bake
If you’re looking for some quick and even colour without the need for a developing self tan, then the new Faux Glo (£13.50) from Fake Bake is the answer. Inspired by MUAs asking the brand to create something that could instantly create a bronzed look with a camera-ready finish, Faux Glo helps with minor skin imperfections disappear whilst smoothing out uneven skin tones. With its 360° nozzle you can spray evenly and continuously at any angle. The product dries quickly and is transfer resistant but washes off with soap and water. A handy kit essential it will fade out thread veins, blemishes and tan lines.
Brand new anti-ageing make up from By Terry
The new Terrybly Densiliss collection from Terry de Gunzburg’s By Terry range has been designed to actively address skin ageing. Building on the success of the original foundation there are now four new shades, which can be mixed to create the perfect skin shade. In addition to the new colours By Terry has also created a Terrybly Densiliss Primer, an all-in-one smoothing, anti-wrinkle serum base, Concealer, a corrector serum that targets wrinkles, dark circles and eye bags, Compact, a wrinkle control and mattifying pressed powder and Blush for a radiant flush of youth. The Densiliss technology is a cocktail of ingredients including a new patented plant extract, Mimetic Factor that mimics the growth factor responsible for collagen and Flawless Time-Control, an exclusive trio of soft-focus powders that plump up even the most pronounced wrinkles.