August 18th, 2017
Laura Mercier is launching it’s longest wearing foundation of flawless full coverage and 15 hours of wear in one weightless formula. The Flawless Fusion Ultra-Longwear Foundation (£35) provides medium to full buildable coverage that is perfect for all skin types, and is water, humidity and transfer-resistant. Available from September in all Laura Mercier retailers.
Beauty giant Estee Lauder is launching the second collection in collaboration with Victoria Beckham. Following the global success of the first collection, the new line includes ten hero products along with 18 new products and two limited edition sets. New to the collection is the Skin Perfecting Powder (£62) and the Aura Gloss in Honey (£30) and Cheek Crème in Blonde Mink (£46) for the face; Eye Ink Mascara in Blackest (£36), Smudgy Matte Eyeliner in Graphite (£36), Eye Ink Matte Eyeliner in Blackest (£36), four Eye Matte Duos (£48), three matte lipsticks (£38) and two lip glosses (£28). Available online at Estee Lauder, Net-A-Porter and Victoria Beckham, and in store from Selfridges, Harrods, Fenwick Newcastle, Frasers Glasgow, Brown Thomas, Harvey Nichols, Victoria Beckham Dover Street from September 2017
Barry M is adding a new shade to its Colour Correcting Wand (£4.49). The new shade Terracotta is perfect for use on medium to dark skin tones to eradicate dark circles or discolouration. Available now in Boots and Superdrug.
NARS Cosmetics is introducing its first foundation stick, the Velvet Matte Foundation Stick (£30). From full-face use, on-the-go correction and effortless contouring, the formula provides waterless application and instantly smooth comfortable soft matt perfection that doe s not dry, streak or leave a cakey finish in 20 shades. Also includes a removable Touch-Up blender, a latex-free touch-up tool that allows complete control. Available online from 1st September.
Color Wow has launched a performance enhancing texture styling spray. Style On Steroids (£20) is a versatile high performance spray that blasts in volume and texture with flexible and malleable hold, whilst containing moisturising elastomers and thermal protectants. Available online now.
Bookings is closing for the 2017 Body Painting Festival. The Living Art Show Body Painting Festival is a creative and visual extravaganza which combines a feast of magnificent body painted models within a festival environment alongside musicians and performance artistes. This year’s theme is BRITISH ICONS. New for this year is the students category where students can paint in pairs. The weekend also includes a body painting competition, live demonstrations, an airbrush workshop and a U.V paint party. The Living Art Show Body Painting Fesitival is on the 25th to 27th August at the Maui Waui Festival in Thebarton in Suffolk. Book your place now.