May 11th, 2015
Louise Young Cosmetics launches Capsule Collection
MUA Louise Young launches her first make-up range following the successful launch of her make-up brush line. Comprising of palettes and compacts, Louise’s capsule collection includes everything from eye palettes and blushers to highlighters and concealers. The idea for the range was inspired by Louise’s own needs during make-up projects. She was keen to carry a small kit that included multitasking products with colours and shades to suit every skin type. With that in mind, Louise designed a collection that can be used alone or, blended, to create bespoke shades to suit all ethnicities, looks and styles. The Essential Eye Palette is a slimline palette contains five matte eyeshadows. The colours can be used as shadows, on brows and as liners, making this the perfect compact to create endless different looks. A real make-up artist favourite and go to product. (£30.00) The Essential Eye Palette Two has three matte and two pearlised shades, (£30.00). The Eye Shadow Trio contains three colours, which work together to create endless diverse looks from vintage to ultra-modern. Available in Studio 54, Azur, Lulu and Festival (£22.00). The Super Concealer Trio is ideal for disguising blemishes and skin discolouration and can be mixed to create the perfect colour for your skin tone. The formula blurs fine lines, pores and imperfections to create a flawless finish to the skin. Includes a brush and is available in Light, Medium, Medium Olive and Dark, (£20.00). The Lip Colour Trio are highly pigmented, long-lasting moisturising lip colours. Available in Pin Up, Enigma, Pout, Allure and Free Bird (£22.00). Alongside the palettes, Louise has also created a range of compact blushers in powder, highlighter and cream for all skin tones, (£13-£14).
Precious About Make-Up holds Hairstyling Course by Award Winning Hairdresser, Joseph Koniak
Precious About Make-Up (PAM), is welcoming award winning hairdresser, Joseph Koniak in to the studio to hold a three day bespoke hairstyling course. The beginners course is carefully designed to cover all the basics of hairstyling on set including; basic trim, blow-drying, the use of heated implements, as well as various styling aids to gain desired effects. The highly acclaimed and sought after Joseph Koniak, has stepped straight out of the world of creative hair to lead this bespoke course. As such a widely acknowledged artist, Joseph has worked on a myriad of film and television sets including; Cinderella, Mama Mia, Batman, Skyfall, Downton Abbey and most recently the new Bond edition, Spectre. During the course, students will be shown how to create the most glamourous of looks from Jessica Rabbit waves to Marilyn Monroe curls as well as various other styling techniques commonly used on set. Joseph, as International Brand Ambassador for Diva Professional Styling, is well acquainted with the latest in hairstyling and subsequently, the top tools that students will be taught how to use to create the looks both quickly and efficiently. The course runs from 12th May – 14th May and will cost £450. Students are required to bring their own kit. For more details and to book a place click here or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dolce & Gabbana launches Summer Shine make-up collection
Dolce & Gabbana’s Summer Shine make-up collection will be available from this week. Reminiscent of its Light Blue fragrance, and the blue flower theme in its summer fashion collections, the range includes new products: Illuminator in Luna; Eyeshadow Duo in Summer Hue, which combines shades of sky blue and matte fuchsia; Eyeshadow Quad in Brown Blush, with four shades: pink, nude and two hues of brown; Shine Lipstick in Light Blue (sheer blue), Shine On (pale orange) and Sheer (transparent red); Nail Lacquer in Nude Lilac, Sheer and Peachy. (£20-£42)
Topshop Beauty celebrates 5th anniversary with limited edition collection
In celebration of its fifth anniversary, Topshop Beauty has announced the launch of an exclusive collection of its five most in demand products and shades from the past five years. The limited edition edit has been transformed with a rose gold twist to the original packaging, offering products for skin, lips, nails and eyes. The edit of products include: Lips in Rio Rio from 2010 (bright red), Ohh La La from 2011 (coral), Innocent from 2012 (soft pink), Nevada from 2013 (nude) and Beguiled from 2014 (wine); Nails in Adrenalin (pink glitter), Heart of Gold (Gold), Green Room (bright green), Parma Violet (lilac) and Boy Next Door (pale blue); Glow Pot in Polished; Cream Blush in Head Over Heels (coral); and Magic Liner in Engraved. (£6-£9)
Guerlain to launch summer make-up collection
Guerlain has created its summer make-up collection, packed full of seasonal faves including: Terracotta Sun Moisturiser Tan Booster; Gloss d’Enfer; Terracotta Sun Protection Compact Foundation SPF 20; My Terracotta Bronzing Powder in a limited edition turquoise or coral packaging; Summer Shadow in White Sand and Blue Ocean, a new creamy eye shadow with a waterproof formula that guarantees long-lasting wear; Nail Polish in Blue Ocean (bright acqua); Cils d’Enfer Waterproof mascara; and Rouge Automatique lipstick in new shades Fluo Stiletto (pink) and Yellow-it-stick (warm yellow).
LA Splash Cosmetics announces UK launch
LA Splash Cosmetics has announced its launch in the UK, exclusively available at love-makeup.co.uk. The brand will be introducing its Lip Couture (£8) products to the UK market, a range of waterproof liquid lipsticks that provide a long-lasting velvety matte finish. New colour shades include: Innocent Vixen (subtle nude), Lollipop (bright pink), Poison Apple (red), Hidden Desires (bright purple), Vampire (deep plum), Rose Garden (glossy pink) and Criminal (deep purple).
KISS Cosmetics launches Locked Lips lip sealant
KISS Cosmetics has created Locked Lips, a clear lip sealant to add longevity to a lip colour with no transfer. The sealant locks in colour, enabling the user to eat and drink without removing product. (£3.50)