October 15th, 2014
NARS Cosmetics unveils Laced With Edge Holiday 2014 Gifting Collection
Laced With Edge Holiday 2014 Collection is the Christmas launch from NARS. The collection has products for face, lips and nails including: Algorithm, the NARS Laguna bronzer repackaged accompanied with a mobile take on the classic Ita brush; Laser Cut Palette for eyes, cheeks and lips in a double layer compact, containing three eyeshadows, Day Dream Blush and Laguna Bronzer; Modern Future gift for cheeks, lips and nails that features Roman Holiday Blush, Lipstick and Nail Polish; Tech Fashion, featuring four miniatures of Larger Than Life Lip Gloss in Shimmering peach sorbet, Shimmering sheer fig, Shimmering sheer raspberry and Sheer ruby; Kabuki Brush Set, make-up brushes to sculpt, contour and define; Virtual Domination powdered blush and bronzer palette, comprising Laguna Bronzer, Miss Liberty, Deep Throat and Sex Fantasy blushers; and Digital World, five Lip Pencils in Cruella (scarlet red), Iberico (intense coral), Yu (shocking pink), Descanso (tea rose) and Torres Del Paine (peach coral) (£25-£85).
Essentials Collection from AERIN
The new Essentials Collection from AERIN features a complete set of edited products for face, lips and body, including New Rose Lip Balm, to the New Weekend and Weekday Palettes, as well as the classic Rose Hand and Body Cream. Also launched are two new fragrances: Iris Meadow and Waterlily Sun, as well as give new scented Body Creams: Gardenia Rattan, Amber Musk, Lilac Path, Ikat Jasmine and Evening Rose. Prices start from £20 with products available nationwide.
KIKO Milano launches LUXURIOUS make-up collection
KIKO Cosmetics has launched LUXURIOUS (£8-£18), a collection that includes: PRECIOUS Illuminating Bronzer, formulated with a mix of seven precious stones that reflect light, creating a natural glow; LUXURIOUS Face Brush, a Kabuki brushes with synthetic bristles ideal for applying and blending loose and compact powders; MAGNIFICENT Highlighter, brightens skin with a pearlescent sheen, diffusing and blurring lines, imperfections and the appearance of dark circles; SUPREME Eye Shadow, with a powder texture but as silky as a cream, available in four shades; SUMPTUOUS Kajal, with a smudge and fade proof formula, the product can be blended outwards for a subtle smoky eye or used with shadow to intensify; and DIVINE REFLECTIONS Volume Mascara, available in four black shades with gel texture.
Guerlain Christmas 2014 Make-Up Collection
As with the iconic Coque d’Or fragrance created in 1937, the Guerlain Christmas Make-Up Collection for 2014 has been Inspired by ballerinas’ bows. Comprising of Coque d’Or Perfumed Shimmer Spray; Meteorites Perles d’Etoile and Petrouchka Eye & Blush Palette, as well as collectors’ items: L’Ecrin 2 Couleurs in Cygne Noir and Cygne Blanc; Gloss d’Enfer in Rouge Parade and L’oiseau de Feu; Rouge G in Rouge Parade; and La Laque Couleur in glitter gold Coque d’Or and gold leaf top coat L’Oiseau de Feu, the range costs from £18.50 to £56.
Burberry Beauty reveals Festive Collection
Burberry Beauty has announced the launch of the Festive Collection, comprising a selection of make-up products contained within limited edition gold packaging. The collection includes new Fragranced Luminising Powder, perfumed with My Burberry notes, Complete Eye Palette Gold, Lip Glow Gold, Lip Mist Gold and Nail Polish Gold. Current collection products are also included within the range, featuring the gold packaging for a limited time. Products available include: Fresh Glow Nude Radiance, Lip Glow Oxblood, Lip Mist Oxblood and Nail Polish Oxblood (£15-£40).
Zelens launches debut make-up collection
Zelens Skincare is expanding into cosmetics with the launch of Active Colour, its debut collection of make-up. Created and formulated by Dr Marko Lens, the new range was created not only to provide a colour pigment, but at the same time effectively trigger cellular processes necessary for skin regeneration and repair. Combining advanced technology and both high-tech and natural ingredients, the collection includes: Youth Glow Foundation, which provides a smooth, even toned complexion with a glowing light to medium coverage, available in five shades; Age Control Foundation, containing 17 active ingredients to combat the signs of ageing, while creating a medium to full coverage; Active Concealer, three shades to correct the appearance of dark circles, puffiness and fine lines; Satin Primer – Illuminating & Hydrating and Velvet Primer – Mattifying & Pore Refining; The Blush, a velvety powder blusher infused with baobab pulp, available in two shades: Apricot and Blossom; Lip Glaze, a collection of five different colours which moisturise while improving lip texture, volume and shape; The Balm, nourishing and restoring lip treatment; Lip Enhancer, visibly enhances colour, volume, moisture and definition; and Flirt Mascara, which conditioners, lengthens, volumises and separates lashes. Prices range from £28 to £65.
Pixi Christmas Collection
Christmas is coming to Pixi with their seasonal collection (£18 – £34). The range comprises: Light Catchers, a trio of lustrous pure pigments in classic nude shades; Shea Butter Lip Balm Trio, the brand’s bestselling lip balms; and The Ultimate Beauty Kit 2nd Edition, comprising a selection of eyeshadows and blushers. In addition, the brand has celebrated its 15th anniversary with a make-over of its Carnaby Street store in London.
Sothys to launch Paris by Night collection
Paris by Night is a new collection of products for the eyes, lips, nails and face from Sothys (£9.50 – £24.50). The collection includes: Coral Blush, Emeraude Eye Shadow, Brun Taupe Eyeshadow, Brun Profond Eye Pencil, Rouge intense lipstick 211 beige Saint-Germain, Rouge intense lipstick 222 orange Saint-Paul, Beige Dense Nail Enamel, Rouge Profond Nail Enamel and Illuminating Golden Dust.
Parisian Lights make-up collection from Lancôme
Limited edition Parisian Lights make-up collection (£13 to £37) from Lancôme is the winter 2014 launch from the brand. The new range includes: Poudre de Lumière, an iridescent loose powder with a hint of sparkle; Parisian Lights Hypnose Palette, offering five new shades inspired by the opulent gold and precious jewels of Place Vendôme; and Vernis In Love, new nail polishes including a dark red, white gold and special effect nail polish: Vernis In Love Illumination, featuring a textured matte finish.