July 3rd, 2017
ELLIS FAAS is well known for her continuous support for War Child which supports children affected by armed conflict. Ellis has created a limited edition Hot Lip (£23) and released shirts again (£17.50) with new child sizes (£14) and every purchase will allow War Child for provide safe havens for children affected by conflict. The campaign is now online at makeupnotwar.org and they have also launched the Share A Kiss campaign. You can also donate directly to War Child.
Laura Mercier’s cult favourite eyeshadow sticks are now available in six new matte shades. The Caviar Stick Eye Color Matte (£23) are richly pigmented long lasting shades that are perfect to blend, smudge and line to create the perfect sultry smoky eyes. Setting after a minute, they allow ample playtime and once set do not move and look freshly-applied all day. The shades Cobblestone, Blossom, Fog, Au Naturel, Vanilla Kiss and Caramel will join the existing 24 shades and will be available from July 2017 at Laura Mercier retailers nationwide.
Coming to the market from Rimmel London is the Stay Matte Liquid Lip Colour (£5.99). Aiming to create the ultimate bold statement lip with a velvety matte finish and long-lasting comfortable wear, the matrix technology, lightweight ester and mineral-based gellants give a lightweight, second skin texture and sensual feeling, and keep it lasting for up to 12 hours. Stay Matte Liquid Lip Colour comes in 15 shades and will be available on-counter at Boots from 5th July.
German natural make-up and skincare brand Benecos has expanded its make-up range with seven new products inspired by summer. The range now includes two mascaras: the Benecos Natural Mascara Adorable Lashes in Deep Ocean (£7.95) and Benecos Natural Mascara Glamour Look in Ultimate Black (£7.95); a bronzing duo in California Nights (£6.95); a compact powder in Fair (£6.95) and three nail polishes in the shades Pink Forever, Mystery and You-Nique (£6.95). The nail polishes are free from eight of the most harmful toxins and all of the other Benecos products are BDIH approved. Benecos never test on animals and all products are free from paraffins, parabens, silicones, PEGs, synthetic colours, artificial fragrances or chemical preservatives. The new products are available now from Whole Foods, other selected health stores nationwide and online.
Color Wow has added the Dark Blonde Root Cover Up (£28.50) to its current seven-shade spectrum. The deep, rich honey blonde is the result of a collaboration between Color Wow’s CEO and founder Gail Federici and Creative Colour Director Nicola Clarke. Dark Blonde Root Cover Up is available now.
Brow saviour Tweezerman has collaborated with beauty influencer Huda Kattan to create a special edition collection of beauty tools. Exclusive to Harrods, the Tweezerman X Huda Beauty collection will be available online and in-store from 11th July.
Beauty giant Estée Lauder has appointed Parisian make-up artist Violette as its Global Beauty Director. Violette will be working with the Estée Lauder team on product development, creation of digital content, education and public relations initiatives. The content created from the partnership will feature across Estée Lauder’s digital and social channels including Violette starring in how-to videos and sharing her thoughts on her favourite makeup looks and beauty products.