Lipstick Week: Current Top 3 and a Wish List

To finish our Lipstick Week I’ve decided to feature my current top 3 lipsticks and share the top 3 that are on my wish list.

I’ve made myself choose lipsticks in different colour families, so here are: plum, red and pink. I don’t like orange, nude or any other shades that much.

Since I have already reviewed each lipstick, I have just included the links. I also have to mention that Clarins was recently reformulated, and the new version is even better!

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Clarins Joli Rouge Lipstick in 738 Royal Plum (Review and Lip Swatches)

Givenchy Le Rouge Lipstick  in 302 Hibiscus Exclusif (Review and Lip Swatches)

Lancome L’Absolu Rouge in 160 Rouge Hypnose  (Review and Lip Swatches)

Honourable mentions go to

SS16 Face Products: Laura Mercier, Burberry and Lipstick Queen

Here is a usual round-up of the coolest new things, in my opinion. This time I’ve decided to feature complexion, mostly cheek products. I haven’t tried any of these but they all look really cool.

SS16 Face Products Laura Mercier, Burberry and Lipstick Queen

Laura Mercier Colour Dots Lip & Cheek Sheers, $32 from Saks/£25 From Space NK

The shades are: Fruit Punch, Sangria and Tequila Sunrise

“Brighten up complexion with a vibrant wash of colour to lips and cheeks. A multitasking solid blush that creates a wash of luminous, vibrant colour for skin. This unique texture applies with ease and blends into a silky, bright glow. The talc free, gel structure is perfectly translucent for a bright, see-through effect. It glides onto skin with even, flawless color and a creamy feel with the combination of wax, siliconic powder and shiny emollients.”

LIPSTICK QUEEN Frog Prince Cream Blush, £22 from Space NK

After the success of the lipstick, there is now a

SS16 New Beauty Products: Burberry, theBalm and Benefit

Here is a weekly update of the new products for face, lips and eyes that caught my attention, and are worth the purchase, in my opinion.

SS16 New Beauty Products Burberry, theBalm and Benefit

theBalm Meet Matt Trimony Matte Eyeshadow Palette, $42 Nordstrom and ASOS.

theBalm eye shadows are brilliant (my reviews here and here), and I am loving the look of the new matte palette which is the third  in the  Meet Matt line. There are nine new shades: Matt Lin, Thomas, Rossi, Lopez, Kumar, Moskowitz, Evans, Reed and Ahmed.

Benefit Benefit Cosmetics Dew the Hoola Soft Matte Liquid Bronzer, $28 from Sephora

As I’ve already said,  it will be all about

Burberry Velvet & Lace Makeup Collection for Spring 2016

Burberry just released a killer new beauty collection Velvet & Lace. And that look with a strong lip and  a natural skin… I think it is perfection, and Wendy Rowe (Artistic Consultant Burberry, MUA who created it) just rocks! If you are  not a fan of pastels, this is the way to go for Spring. Plus, there are so many brand new exciting products.

Burberry Velvet & Lace Makeup Collection for Spring 2016 promo

Like the stars of the collection – SPRING/SUMMER 2016 RUNWAY PALETTES in White 01,  02 Nude Gold

“A lightweight illuminating face powder set with an intricate lace-pattern design, inspired by the delicate fabrics from the womenswear show. Pearly, translucent powder  that lifts and brightens the complexion with a lace pattern.”

Burberry SPRING SUMMER 2016 RUNWAY PALETTES in White 01, 02 Nude Gold

EYE COLOUR CONTOUR, $37

  • 100 Natural
  • 104 Almond
  • 106 Pale Cooper (not shown)
  • 108 Midnight Brown
  • 112 Rosewood
  • 116 Dusy Mauve
  • 124 Stone Grey

“Versatile, mistake-proof pen designed to sculpt and smoke the eyes for effortless results. The precision dome tip follows the natural curve of the eye to add dimension and depth, while the creamy formula blends into the lash line for an intense smokey effect. Crease-free and waterproof for an all-day flawless finish. ”

Burberry EYE COLOUR CONTOUR makeup spring 2016

More eye shadows:

Burberry Makeup Collection for Christmas 2015

Burberry Christmas is looking very festive with that gold special edition design and the signature holiday shades of red and gold.

You can choose from Military Red

  • Burberry Kisses in Military Red No. 109
  • Burberry Kisses Gloss in Military Red No. 109
  • Nail Polish in Military Red No. 300

Burberry Makeup Collection for Christmas 2015 Military red

 

Or Festive Gold