November 24th, 2014
FACE Stockholm unveils Holographic and Spring 2015 collections
FACE Stockholm has launched their Holographic 2014 and Spring 2015 make-up collections, as well as its Marine Therapy skincare line. The Holographic collection has been designed to emulate the effect of a diamond or prism. Products include the Lyster Lipstick, which intensifies the colour and shine of a lip pencil or gloss, and Lipgloss #67, an iridescent gloss for high shine and colour. The Spring 2015 colour palette has dusky shades introduced across the range, including: BB Natural Beauty Balm, Stockholm Créme Blush, Lemon Matte Eye Shadow, Presence Eye Dust, Ego Eye Dust, Cream Eye Shadow, Clear Brow Fix, Water Resistant Mascara, Frida Eye Pencil and Ladakh Lipstick. Skincare products within the Marine Therapy line include the Seaweed Cleanser, Toner, Moisturiser, Night Cream and Eye Cream. (£15-£33)
Happy Holidays from MAC
The Holiday Collections from MAC are already on counter and include the Heirloom Mix range, a selection of Keepsakes and Objects of Affection gifts. The Heirloom Mix includes products for the face, eyes, lips and nails in a selection of dark shades. Products in the collection include: Lipstick, Cremesheen Glass, Mini Pressed Pigment, Fluidline, Kohl Power Eye Pencil, Glitter, Eye Kohl, Mineralize Blush and Nail Lacquer. MAC Keepsakes feature co-ordinated sets for eyes, lips and face in a variety of colour combinations. The range is accented with brush kits and a limited-edition Rihanna Viva Glamourous lip palette, in shades of red and metallic mauve. The Objects of Affection collection is a selection of kits encased in glitter-encrusted boxes, containing Pigments and Glitter in silver and blue, pink and rose, gold and beige and deep bronze (online only). A Lipglass set is also available in shades of pink, plum, nude, red and coral. (£12-£42)
The brand has also announced the launch of MACnificent Me, a new programme that will give the brand’s fans and consumers an opportunity to become one of the six faces of the MAC 2015 Fall colour collection. Launching in the UK as well as 12 other countries, fans are invited to submit a photo and a mantra that speaks to the “Style, Heart, and Soul” of the contestant, along with a 100-word essay. The contest will run on MACnificentme.com, which is now live through to the 5th December 2014. Six winners will be flown to New York in February 2015 for the photoshoot. Winners and their final looks will be revealed in October 2015 to coincide with the launch of the MACnificent Me collection.
Naked on the Run all-in-one palette from Urban Decay
Naked on the Run is the new all-in-one travel make-up palette from Urban Decay. The kit contains everything for a complete Naked look, and includes six all-new eyeshadow shades (including the all-over 5050 shade), a bronzer and blush, a full-size Naked Ultra Nourishing Lipgloss and a travel-size 24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencil (both new shades); a travel-size Perversion Mascara is also included. Naked on the Run is designed to work perfectly together, and makes it easy to create a range of looks without the need for multiple products. Each eyeshadow features the brand’s Pigment Infusion System, the proprietary blend of ingredients that gives every shade its velvety texture, rich colour, serious staying power and blendability. (£37)
New lip pumping gloss Pouty Lipzz launches
Pouty Lipzz is a clear and fragrance-free lip gloss that makes lips look fuller, more contoured and plumped, with up to 40% more volume. Priced at £19.99 for 7ml, Pouty Lipzz is available to purchase from the brand’s website.
Makeup Revolution launches The One Blush
The One Blush Stick from Makeup Revolution is a multi-use product available in four matte and four shimmer shades, which are highly pigmented and vary in intensity and effect. Shades range from nude tones to bright pinks and bronze, including: Dream, Pink, Rush and Malibu. (£5)
Glo & Ray announces new make-up launches
Glo & Ray has put together a selection of winter products, aimed at keeping skin hydrated without compromising on coverage. New additions include the CC Primer-Colour Correction Tinted Makeup Base, designed to improve skin texture and prep skin before applying foundation and powder, while providing a natural luminous glow; CC Foundation-Colour Correction Luminous Base Foundation, which offers a velvety touch and long-wear finish across three shades, covering any imperfections or blemishes; and the Setting Pressed Powder and Luminescent Light Loose Setting Powder (pictured above), ideal for setting make-up without leaving skin looking dull. (£12-£18)
KIKO Milano introduces Haute Punk Christmas collection
Haute Punk is the 2014 Christmas collection from KIKO Milano. The range combines punk elements with haute couture luxury, harnessing metal studs and bright colours with brushed gold and silver. Products in the collection include: Beauty Apotheosis, a make-up palette with two levels containing six eyeshadows, contour, blush, eye applicator, face brush and mirror; Hypnotic Gaze Mascara-Eyeliner Duo, a duo mascara-eyeliner available in two shades; Punk Seduction Gleaming Body Butter, an iridescent balm; Precious Touch Shimmering Body Oil, a nourishing dry body oil that instantly illuminates skin; Lip Seduction Set, sets that each contain a different scented lip scrub and kiss balm; and Eau de Toilette Set containing two fragrances – Haute Flower and Visionary. (£6.90-£25.90)