April 12th, 2019
Innovative brand Illamasqua have launched a new Nude Collection made up of 19 pieces. Using key colour and texture trends, the collection of superior cruelty-free pigments has diverse shades to suit all of your clients. As part of the collection Illamasqua has introduced the first new finish in 10 years to its best-selling Beyond Powder. Nude Revolution Beyond Powder Risque (£34) is a limited-edition marbleized highlighter with deep rose undertones that will had a warm glow to the skin. It can be used wet or dry, and also on the body to achieve a natural bronzed effect. Nude Revolution Beyond Powder Dare (£34) is a light-weight gold-baked highlighter that can also be used wet or dry. The Nude Revolution Unveiled Artistry Palette contains twelve high-pigmented eye shades ranging from plums and golds to browns in both mattes and metallics. Nude Revolution Antimatter Lipstick (£20) come in a range of seven warm and cold nudes from sandy beige to rich dark chocolate, along with a striking off-key blue-pink that can be worn alone or mixed into any of the other shades. Nude Revolution Lip Liner (£16) in four shades, easily blendable they can be used to line or blended across the entire lip for a colour-intense finish. Nude Revolution Iconic Chrome Eye Shadow (£22) in four shades is a cream-to-powder hybrid formulation, with a highly-pigmented, metallic and multidimensional payoff. This can be used on both eyes and lips, with fingers or brush for subtle and high-impact looks. Available from illamasqua and Selfridges.
KISS launched their new nail and lash ranges last week, at an event with their brand ambassador Kaz Crossley. Choose from subtle and flirty with the So Wispy Lashes (£5.49) or serious drama with the Lash Couture Naked Drama Lashes (£7.99). So Wispy have tapered ends that mimic the natural lashes, and give eyes a natural lift and voluminous finish. The Naked Drama lashes come in four styles, created in faux mink to deliver ultimate sophistication. Designed with a cushion flexi-band for comfort and a seamless contoured fit. Either will add a wow to your client’s look, taking them from your desk to the dancefloor, ensuring your client stands out from the crowd. So Wispy are available from Boots and Superdrug while Naked Drama are exclusive to Boots.
KISS ImPRESS (£8.99) nails are back with new styles and are more gorgeous than ever. The one-step, pick and press application creates a long-lasting and damage-free manicure with a flawless finish which is easy and fast to achieve at home or on the go. KISS Masterpiece Nails (£11.99) are the perfect accessory to create a luxury manicure with no mess or stress. Designed with premium fashion in mind, they have forward designs and on-trend new shapes. With zero dry time, you can transform your client’s look with flawless salon quality nails in minutes. ImPRESS are available from Boots and Superdrug while Masterpiece are exclusive to Boots.
NARS Voyager Eyeshadow Palettes (£28) launch next week. Inspired by destinations around the globe these five on-the-go compacts each feature six high-impact eyeshadows packed with an innovative formula that suspends powers in a liquid-binding system, delivering rich colour in just one swipe. Each travel palette’s curated shades have finishes ranging from buttery mattes and lustrous satins to multi-dimensional glitters. Available exclusively at ASOS, Cult Beauty, Feel Unique, Fabled, Look Fantastic, Net-a-Porter and SpaceNK from 15th April
Too Faced can help you evoke effortless cool girl vibes with their iconic Peaches and Cream Collection. With creamy formulas and scented with peach and sweet fig-milk, they look, feel and smell fabulous. Peach Puff Diffused Matte Lip Colour (£17) in 12 peachy shades, with a unique applicator to dispense the perfect amount of weightless colour. This has a long-wearing formulation, with a modern matte look. Available from toofaced.
The new Beauty Casino collection from Misslyn has just dropped. Inspired by the bright lights of Las Vegas it can help your client hit the jackpot. Included are: Black Joker All In One Mascara (£6.50) smudge-resistant with deep black pigments, it will create dramatic lashes, perfect for a glamorous evening; Eye Want it! Eyeshadow Sets (£6.50) allow you to create endless eye looks, both natural and full-on drama; for the perfect look, pair with the Shade and Blend Eyeshadow Brush (£4.60) perfect for blending, the high-quality synthetic fibres apply shadow easily. A great size and with a practical zipper bag, it fits neatly into your kit and is great when travelling. Available from beautybay and selected Primark stores.
The latest release from BarryM is the Tropical Twist Eyeshadow Palette (£12.99). Twelve baked shades in metallic and matte finishes in intensely rich and silky pigments, inspired by Caribbean lagoons, wild forests and aquamarine jewels. Can be applied wet or dry. Vegan friendly. Available now from barrym, in Superdrug nationwide from 24th April and in selected Boots stores from 8th May.
Luxe up your client’s lashes with the latest mascara launches from Dreamweave. Magnegenics Mascara (£12) uses a 3-in-1 silicone formulation to lengthen, thicken and define. Lash Magnet Mascara (£12) has built-in extension wrapping and locking system. Lash Construct Mascara (£14) features Widelash peptide technology and a built-in root, stem and lash conditioner to thicken and nourish lashes in 15 days. Available from dreamweave, uniqueboutique and salons nationwide.
Carter Beauty have launched the Cupid Blusher Palette (£8.50) a mini palette of four baked blushes to give your client a flush of natural colour. This is a warm-toned blusher, containing swirls of coral, pink and bronze. Available from selected Primark stores and on-line from carterbeautycosmetics.
You may want to check out the Warm Velvet 18-Shade Eyeshadow Palette (£14.50) also from Carter Beauty. This features rusty-browns, rustic reds and shimmering plum shades. Available from selected Primark stores and on-line from carterbeautycosmetics.
Another new release from Carter Beauty is the Throw Shade Duo Contour Stick (£5.50). Featuring two creamy sticks, one to add definition and the other to conceal and correct the complexion, it is available in three different shades. Available from selected Primark stores and on-line from carterbeautycosmetics.