May 10th, 2019
TooFaced have added Crystal Whips (£19) to their Peaches & Cream Collection. These are six multi-tasking shimmering whipped eyeshadows. They have a unique blend of pigments and suspended multi-colour pearls and can be used to light up the face and lips for up to 12 hours. The light-weight, reflective sparkle locks down for a high-shine, non-sticky glow. Available in store and online from debenhams.
Bobbi Brown Cosmetics have introduced Crushed Liquid Lip Double Crush Edition (£19). Four bold new shades of the liquid balm formula were created in collaboration with beauty influencers. The colours range from subtle nude to statement red. Infused with a superfruit blend, the innovative formula combines the creamy comfort of a balm with the bold colour of a liquid lipstick. Available from bobbibrown and johnlewis
BareMinerals have just launched Complexion Rescue Hydrating Foundation (£29), the first clean, water-based liquid foundation in a stick, with SPF25. The vegan formula combines the hydration of a tinted moisturiser with buildable coverage in a convenient, on-the-go format. The easy-to-blend texture melts into skin for all-day, lightweight wear. Non-cakey and with a radiant finish, it can be used as foundation, concealer, contour or for touch-ups. In four shades, it’s suitable for all skin types, and is perfect for dry skin. Available from bareminerals.
This is Sun Awareness Week (6th-12th May). As skin cancer is currently the fifth most common UK cancer diagnosis, an everyday SPF is an absolute must. Protect the delicate facial skin with Soleil Tourjours Set + Protect Micro Mist SPF 30 (£34). This is a 70%+ organic micro mist formulated with the safest clear broad-spectrum UV protection. It is also packed with antioxidants to calm and hydrate the skin and will protect, add radiance, finish and set make up. Perfect for your clients’ summer looks. Soleil Toujours pledges to protect the environment and none of their range contain harmful octinoxate or oxybenzone. Available from spacenk, net-a-porter, cultbeauty and Selfridges.
Create texture and beach waves for your clients with IGK Beach Club (£25) Salt-free and 100% vegan, this volumising texture spray will create beach hair without the damage. With a breakthrough aerosol you can give your client a salty, windswept look without heaviness, stickiness or drying. Contains glycerin to look in moisture and gluten-free wheat proteins add volume. Gentle enough for daily use and on colour-treated hair, it is colour-safe with UV protection. Available exclusively in store and online from spacenk.
Filorga have launched NCEF Reverse Eyes (£55) a multi-action eye contour cream to smooth, firm, boost radiance and reduce dark circles and puffiness. It is designed to target all aspects of ageing in one step and includes five rejuvenating active ingredients. These include a propriety complex combining youth-boosting ingredients used in aesthetic and cosmetic medicine – hyaluronic acid, collagen, vitamin C, aescin and caffeine. Available from Debenhams, feelunique, lookfantastic and Debenhams stores.
Innovative hair extensions brand Gee Hair have launched a range of clip-in hair extensions (from £30.99) for a variety of uses. These include pieces for adding thickness, one-piece wefts and full head clip-ins; all using C-Thru Track technology that ensure extensions remain invisible, seamless and comfortable. Suitable for everyday use. Available from geehair.
The Eyelash Emporium provide professional lashes and semi-permanent lash extensions through salons across the UK. They have also worked extensively in film at Pinewood Studios for over 20 years, creating big screen lashes with high-definition filming in mind. They have now launched a range of strip lashes. PRO Studio Strip Lashes (£8.95) are 3D, luxury lashes for the ultimate fluttery, layered lash with a soft, flexible band that is reusable for up to 20 wears. Available exclusively from eyelashemporium.
For Sun Awareness Week (6th – 12th May) self-tanning leaders St. Moriz have partnered with St. Helen’s Hospital in Lancashire for the third consecutive year promoting safe tanning in the hospital’s skin cancer ward. Each year, St Moriz provides support and guidance on the ward to cancer patients, friends, family and staff, offering advice on self-tanning products as a safe and sensible alternative to sun beds and unprotected sunbathing. This year also sees the launch of St. Moriz’s first product containing SPF 30. The Advanced Pro Formula Tan & Protect cream combines self-tanning with SPF sun protection.