April 29th, 2016
ARTDECO is feeling distinctly summery with Hello Sunshine. The new collection of warm bronze and intense shades of blue to giving pale winter skin a natural, sun-kissed complexion with a silky shimmer. The ultra-light Bronzing Powder Compact conjures up a fresh holiday look. The velvety soft texture is pleasant to apply and blends well. It can also be used as a natural looking rouge. The limited-edition Sun Blusher comes in three soft colours with a slight shimmer can make the cheeks radiant. The ‘bronze goddess’ Golden Bronze Oil Drops will conceal minor blemishes with gentle bronze tone. The skin appears more even and gives it a sun-kissed, warm summer glow directly after application. The texture absorbs quickly and leaves a pleasant feeling on the skin. The Color Lip Shine in three new colours ‘shiny bronze’, ‘shiny apricot’ and ‘shiny bright red’ is a silicone-free, vanilla-scented gel cream lipstick and the the Long-wear Lip Color is available in three new shades: ‘Rich desert sand’, a soft nude, ‘rich papaya’, a bright orange, and ‘rich coralle rose’, a fine rose make the lips shimmer. The High Performance Eyeshadow Stylo is an all-rounder that creates smoky eyes look. The highly pigmented stylo can be used as eyeshadow, highlighter, eyeliner or khol. The eyeshadow pen lasts for up to ten hours and is water-resistant after a few minutes. Four limited summer colours are available: Warm browns such as ‘antique bronze’, ‘soft golden rush’ and ‘deep ocean’ and ‘caribbean sea’ are bright blue and turquoise. The collection also includes the new Long Lashes Mascara and a limited-edition Spray on Leg Foundation that conceals minor blemishes, is quick-drying, water resistant and long-lasting.
Laura Mercier is Summer-ready with their 2016 summer make-up collection, Cocktails A Saint Tropez. Designed to capture the colour of St Tropez, the collection includes: Colour Dots Lip & Cheek Sheers (£25), a limited edition product with a stick gel formula that can be applied across lips and cheeks, available in three shades: Sangria (pink), Fruit Punch (coral) and Tequila Sunrise (subtle cerise); Bronzed Butter face & Body Veil in Gold Lust (£39), a blend of oils and vitamins to enhance tanned skin and illuminate the décolletage and cheekbones; Baked Blush Illuminé in Rosé (£30), a blend of shimmering blush and illuminating tones that applies smoothly with a non-dusty formula; and Matte Radiance Baked Powder in Bronze-01 (£27), which provides a lightweight, sheer glow with a matte finish. The new Laura Mercier Cocktails A Saint Tropez collection will be available nationwide from May.
Mineral stalwart jane iredale has added a juicy new shade of LipDrink in Flirt – a warm sheer peachy pink which combines the moisturising and protective properties of the original colourless lip balm, with a pretty hint of colour. LipDrink (£14.00) is a nourishing and conditioning lip balm with SPF 15 and superior hydrating benefits that leaves lips smooth, soft and beautifully protected. Use LipDrink alone, or layer it on top of a pencil or lip colour. There are now four shades to choose from, with the new tinted lip balm shade added to the collection. Flirt: a sheer peachy pink Crush: a sheer berry Buff: a sheer nude Original Sheer: translucent.
Yves Saint Laurent Beauté has announced the launch of its new Rouge Pur Couture The Mats collection, available nationwide from tomorrow (27 April). Joining the pre-existing collection of eight Rouge Pur Couture The Mats lipsticks, the new collection comprises five wearable shades: N° 214 WOOD ON FIRE (burnt, terracotta orange), N° 215 LUST FOR PINK (deepest fuchsia), N° 216 RED CLASH: (rusty red), N° 217 NUDE TROUBLE (true nude) and N° 218 CORAL REMIX (dusty coral) (£26), the lipsticks offer long-lasting colour with a glide-on application that provides a true matte finish that is comfortable to wear.
Plump It!, is the volumising lip plumper which provides instantly fuller and softer lips (£19.99). Designed to work under all lipsticks, glosses or natural lips, the VBE-infused lip plumper creates a natural-looking fuller pout. The clear gloss creates a warming sensation which provides enhanced micro-circulation in the lip area and increased blood flow. The clear water-based formula is paraben-free, Vegan and can be used daily.
Two new highlighters have been added to the Airbase Makeup range. Designed to work with Airbases vast range of make-up products, these Silicone-based beauties give a flawless glow on their own or mixed with Airbase’s foundation, bronze or blush. The highlighters, available in Rose Gold or Silver, contain tiny particles and the latest photo luminescent pigments, which pass through the airbrush to give a gorgeous sheen to the skin (£21.00).