October 1st, 2014
Shiseido reveals Sparkling Party Palette
6th November sees the launch of the Sparkling Party Palette (£45) from Shiseido, available exclusively at House of Fraser. Containing champagne-toned highlighters and opulent hues for the eyes and lips, the six shades were inspired by tangles of ribbons and clusters of ornaments.
glō minerals to launch new products for AW14
glō Minerals latest products for AW14 include: Luxe Liquid Bright Concealer, a corrective concealer pen, available in shades High Beam, Brighten and Sunburst which reduce signs of fatigue and shades by cancelling out unwanted colour; Luxe Foundation Brush, a flat top kabuki style for smooth and even application; Luxe Setting Powder, a loose powder to set foundation, blur fine lines and cover imperfections; and Luxe Setting Powder Brush, a soft tulip brush for loose powder application (prices from £21.95-£31.95).
Laura Mercier creates the Luxe Travel Brush Collection and limited edition make up
Laura Mercier’s limited edition Luxe Travel Brush Collection (£78) is a portable brush case containing eight professional double-ended brushes for face, cheeks and eyes. Brushes include: Cheek Colour Brush, Secret Camouflage Brush, Pony Tail Brush, Crème Eye Colour Brush, Eye Crease Brush, Smudge Brush, Flat Eye Liner Brush and Angled Eye Liner Brush. The brand is also launching its limited edition Chameleon Collection, comprising autumnal shades for eyes, cheeks and lips including: Smoky Suede Eye Colour Palette, featuring five shades including Noir, Black Magic, Graphite, Slate and Ivory; Rouge Nouveau Weightless Lip Colour, in shade Coy; Baked Eye Colour in Ballet Pink and Black Carat; Shimmer Bloc, in Pink Mosaic; Eye Transformer Trio, available in two varieties: Rose Quartz and Black Diamond; and Chameleon All Over Face Brush. Also launching is the limited edition Into the Wild Look Book Collection, offering three look book palettes across shades of forest greens, bare neutrals and violets. The Safari Chic Palette comprises five eye colours, Face Highlighter in Coral Shimmer (limited) and Mini Longwear Créme Eye Pencil in Expresso. Jungle Chic Palette offers five eye colours, Tightline Cake Eye Liner in Black Ebony, Mini Kohl Eye Pencil in Black Gold and Travel Flat Eye Liner Brush. Tribal Chic Palette features six eye colours and two Second Skin Cheek Colours in Orange Blossom and Pink Lotus. (£19.50-£78)
Shu Uemura unveils more details of Karl Lagerfeld’s Choupette collection
Shu Uemura has unveiled details of its collaboration with Karl Lagerfeld’s cat Choupette. Priced from £17.70, the Choupette Collection will feature a selection of make-up and accessories adorned with a sketch of the designer’s cat; from palettes, blushers and lipsticks to eyelash curlers, false eyelashes and cleansing oil.
Face Lace unveils Halloween collection
Make-up design and embellishment brand Face Lace has created a new collection of eye tattoos for Halloween (£8.50). Designs include Glowebutante, Tomb-illume/Va Va Tomb Glow, Broom Chicks, Salome Eye Lace, Salome Mask Crystallised and Webutante. Sets are glow in the dark and come ready to peel off and apply. The hypoallergenic adhesive keeps them secure and comfortable on the eyes.
Max Factor to launch Masterpiece Transform Mascara
Max Factor’s latest offering is the Masterpiece Transform Mascara (£9.99). The new product features a slender brush that maximises contact of the mascara formula with the lashes, while the narrow cored, short bristled wand captures and volumises each lash from root to tip.
Elizabeth Arden launches All Day Chic Color Collection
Elizabeth Arden introduces its All Day Chic Color Collection for the festive season on October 1. The luxurious leather case contains two collections, one for work and the other designed for play: the contents are worth £330 and feature two deluxe compacts, four Beautiful Color lipsticks, two Beautiful Color Luminous lipglosses, four Beautiful Color lip & eye pencils, Beautiful Color Lash Enhancing Mascara, a brush set with pouch, a shimmer wheel and make-up remover. RRP is £50 with any £30 purchase.
Liner meets Shadow from Bobbi Brown
Inspired by Bobbi’s Long-Wear Gel Eyeliner, the brand has created Long-Wear Gel Sparkle in five, rich, wintry shades (£20). The two-in-one liner and shadow hybrid is an easy to apply formula that delivers colour and buildable sparkle to create a variety of looks. Smudge, smoke line or define using the Dual-Ended Cream Smudge/Ultra Fine Eyeliner Brush.
WBF extends its deadline for entry into Photo Award
The World Bodypainting Festival has extended the deadline for entry into its prestigious Photo Award powered by Canon to 20th October. The jury meets at the beginning of November to judge the two categories: Photo Single and new for 2014 the Photo Series of 3. Entry costs €30 which can be paid at here (although it’s free for photographers who registered to visit the Festival) and submissions are to be made by email to email@example.com Photo Single allows you to submit eight images and Photo Series of 3 allows six (in two series of three images). Rules for entry and more details are found on the website. Generous prizes are on offer to the first three places in both categories, while the top ten entrants will receive a participation certificate.