June 9th, 2015
KISS Cosmetics roll out more new products
KISS Cosmetics has announced the launch of its SheerStick (£7), comprising eight cool and subtle shades. Containing vitamin E and jojoba oil, the product delivers a moisturising formula with a translucent non-sticky flush of colour. Also new is the Beyond Limitations Mascara (£9). The turbine shaped head ensures that lashes are lengthened from root to tip, while the paraben free formula provides nutritional treatment to promote longer and stronger lashes. The brush and formula work simultaneously, while the hooked teeth of the brush capture lashes to separate them. The ingredients contain hard wax that holds hairs in place resulting in elongated and defined lashes without the ‘spider leg’ look.
MAC Cosmetics announces collaboration with Ellie Goulding
MAC Cosmetics has announced a collaboration with singer/songwriter Ellie Goulding. The collection will be available in December and will include products for the face, eyes and lips. More details will be announced in due course.
Freedom Makeup created by David Horne
From the creators of Makeup Revolution, Freedom Makeup is a new brand created for professional make-up artists. The range offers an array of high pigment colours to deliver colour cosmetics for the lips, eyes and cheeks, as well as kits and palettes, all at affordable prices. Freedom will be working with make-up artist David Horne of GlamDolls to offer creative and sharp masterclasses on creating bespoke looks. “House of GlamDolls is excited to announce its #Glamacademy collaboration with Freedom Makeup to celebrate make-up passion, self expression, self confidence and the exploration of learning the principles of the art of professional make-up. We bring method to make-up mayhem. Make-up For Everyone”. David explains.
Lily Lolo to launch Pressed Bronzers
Mineral make-up specialists Lily Lolo has announced the launch of its Pressed Bronzers (£14.99). The products enable contouring of the features, adding definition to the skin for a natural-looking, sun-kissed glow. The natural bronzers are non-comedogenic so won’t clog the pores and are suitable for sensitive skin. Containing anti-ageing argan oil, natural anti-oxidant, anti-bacterial protection and jojoba oil to moisturise, the vegan friendly formula is long lasting and comes in a travel compact. Shades include: Honolulu (sheen, dark tan), Montego Bay (sheen, medium tan) and Miami Beach (matte, light tan).
Helen É Cosmetics unveils Vibrant Colour Lipsticks
Helen É Cosmetics has revealed their Vibrant Colour Lipsticks (£10). With 10 shades, ranging from nudes to reds, the long-wearing lipsticks are formulated with vitamin E and are subtly flavoured with vanilla. Presented in a silver case, each lipstick was named with the help of the brand’s social media following, with names including Venus, sassy and Flirt.
Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics announces their Cosplay SS15 collection
Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics has announced the launch of its Cosplay colour collection for SS15. The range comprises six new Lip Tars in shades Cha Cha (pale tangerine, matte), Femme (baby pink, matte), Memento (pink/plum neutral, matte), Belladonna (ultra violet, matte), Cosplay (green, matte) and John Doe (taupe, matte); along with six Nail Lacquers in Cha Cha, Femme, Belladonna, Cosplay, John Doe and Silence (greyed beige shimmer).
Guerlain creates Terracotta Terre d’Été
Guerlain has created the new Terracotta Terre d’Été, an illuminating limited edition bronzing powder (£47.50). Terracotta has been reinvented in a limited edition compact for summer, decorated with an original motif. The powder is ideal for the face and décolleté.
KIKO Milano launches Miami Beach Babe collection
KIKO Milano has announced the launch of its limited edition Miami Beach Babe summer collection (£6.90-£11.50). The collection features lively shades and pop-art hues across a number of products for the face, eyes, lips and nails. Products include: Beach Babe Bronzer, offering a silky formula that provides a radiant matte finish; Double Deco Blush, which combines two shades in a single product and offers a formula that mixes pearls and pigments to reflect the light; Miami Click Slick Eyeliner, a liquid eyeliner in a click pen format that glides onto the skin with an intensely coloured, buildable colour; Power Pop Mascara, a volumising mascara that is available in four bright shades, creating pumped-up lashes with a well-defined curl; Deco Delight Lipstick, a shiny, wet-look lipstick decorated with contrasting polka dots, available in six colours; Party Ink Stamp Tattoo, a pen applicator with a built-in stamp for creating temporary tattoos on the face or body; and Nail Diva 3D Nail Art Kit, containing a high-gloss nail polish, 240 3D decorations in three different designs and an applicator.
Stiks Cosmetiks launches in the UK
Sable Beauty has announced the UK/European launch of US cosmetic brand Stiks Cosmetiks the new brand behind the patent pending flat tube lipstick. The product is the first lipstick with a flat angular shape to allow for a precise application, as well as offering a clear cap attached to the tube to enable a quick single handed application. The silver monochrome package has been designed to easily fit in to pockets and small clutches. The lipsticks come in six universal shades, including Burgundy, Red, Nude, Cinnamon, Tangerine and Mauve, designed to suit every skin tone. Stiks Cosmetiks Lipsticks are cruelty free/not tested on animals. The line will be extended with additional products lines later in the year (£18-20).
Beautiful Bronze from Sunkissed
Beautiful Bronze by Sunkissed has been specifically designed and developed to contour and complement the skin. Including products for the face, eyes and lips, the range consists of Perfect Primer & Flawless Finish Foundation, Quick Fix Concealer and Matte Powder for the face. To contour there’s the Giant Bronzer to create shadow, the Glimmer Compact to add radiance to the T Zone and the Glow Stick Highlighter in Nude or Bronze for cheek bones and decolletage. The Everyday Glamour Eye Palette has eight highly pigmented bronze and peach shades and the Metallic Bronze Blush and Shimmer Dusting Brush, a powder blush with its own retractable brush gives the cheeks a summery flush. Intense Colour Lip Crayons in Vintage Rose, Caffe Latte and Hot Coral or the Sheer Balm Lip Crayon in Rose or Nude complete the collection.