Holuday Gift Guide: Luxury Eye Shadow Palettes

We continue our Holiday Gift Guide posts, and this edition is focused on the luxury eye shadows, there are actually so many gorgeous ones that I will have to post Vol. II at some point, before everything is solf out…

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Giorgio Armani Holiday Night Lights Palette, $140 from Saks

An elegant black lacquered palette adorned with Mr. Armani’s golden light-painted signature and features 2 tiers of eyeshadows and blushes.

By Terry Eye Designer Palette, £44 from Harrods and Cult Beauty and $58 from Net a Porter

Rich in micronised premium pigments and extra-fine powders, the easily blendable soft texture offers supreme comfort, superior coverage and durable colour. Available in 01 Forest Desire and

AW16 New Blushes: Paul & Joe, Dolce & Gabbana and Chantecaille

I have to admit that I haven’t been wearing blush during the summer at all, but now that it is Autumn, I kind of want some colour! this is why I have been browsing my collection looking for some old favourites, and also browsing the new launches looking for anything beautiful and  exciting to share with you.

Here are three beauties that caught my attention:

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CHANTECAILLE Lion Pride Cheek Shade, £35 from SpaceNK and   $40 from Nordstrom.

“A silky smooth powder formula that adds the perfect hint of natural looking colour. “The shade is described as a peachy pink.

5% of Chantecaille’s proceeds for the Pride Cheek Shade will be donated to the Lion Guardians.

Dolce & Gabbana Creamy Face Colour, £40 from Harrods and  $55 from Saks.

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SS16 Luxury Eye Products: byTerry, Chantecaille and Dolce & Gabbana

Here are the coolest new products for SS2016 for the eyes from the luxury brands, and there is a bit of everything: eye shadows, eye liner and a mascara.

SS16 Luxury Eye Products byTerry, Chantecaille and Dolce & Gabbana

By Terry Line Designer, £28 from Harrods and Feel Unique.

“Highly pigmented and graphic-precision waterproof liquid eyeliner with an ultra-light applicator made of flexible foam to imprint either matte or shimmer, ultra-fine or wide.”

The shades are: Blue Fix, Black, Brown Glaze, Ocean Vibes and Purple

D&G Passioneyes Waterproof Duo Mascara Curl And Volume, £28 from from Harrods.

“The waterproof formula delivers lashes with

SS16 Luxury Eye Shadows: Tom Ford, Chantecaille, Cle de Peau

I have already posted about some new lipstick launches  but what about the eye shadows? Here is a selection of the most luxurious ones: Cle de Peau, Chantecaille and Tom Ford.   Cream or powder, single or palette – the choice is yours. Let’s take a look.

Cle pe Peau are launching brand new Cream eye color solo – ombre crème solo ($45 / 6g) which are “dewy cream eye shadow that transforms into a silky powder”, and they look gorgeous. I wonder what is the shade of that burgundy one from Lucia Pieroni’s Insta photo.  Is it 301? Probably, not.

Powder eye color solo limited edition – ombre poudre solo ($45 / 1g) “A silky soft long-lasting eye shadow that comes in three textures: shimmery, semi-matte and matte.”

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Cle de Peau is available from: Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus, Bergdorf Goodman, Saks 

 Chantecaille Le Magnolia Eye and Cheek Palette ($83/£74)

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Spring 2015 Eye Brow Products: Lancome, Bobbi Brown, Chantecaille and Illamasqua

The second biggest thing for SS15, after contouring (I have featured tonnes of products here) is definitely eye brows!

And while contouring may not be that necessary – groomed eye brows is a must! Luckily, most brands do at least some kind of products these days, so you get to pick from premium offerings to budget-friendly options.

Here are some of the newest releases:

Spring 2015 Eye Brow Products Lancome, Bobbi Brown, Chantecaille and IllamasquaLancome Sourcil Tint Longwear Eyebrow Pen ($26 from Nordstrom)

A  felt-tip pen with  matte finish. Available in Blond, Brun, Chatain and Noir.

Bobbi Brown Perfectly Defined Long-Wear Brow Pencil  ($42 from Bloomingdales/ £29.50 from Harrods)

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