While Chanel is all about the pink and silver shades, Guerlain‘s main colours for Christmas are rich navy and gold, which is a beautiful combination. This collection is inspired by India, and the rich colours from the Indian culture. Let’s take a look at the products.
Guerlain Souffle d’Or de Shalimar ($98) Perfumed Iridescent Powder for Hair & Body. Fine shimmery gold powder for body and hair, subtly perfumed with Shalimar Souffle de Parfum notes (Vanilla, Bergamot and Orange Blossom).
Terracotta Terra India Shimmering Bronzing Powder ($55)
Météorites Perles De Légende ($65) Light-Revealing Pearls Of Powder, 3 shades inspired by Indian pigments: pink to refresh, gold to illuminate, and a touch of blue to softly correct the complexion. A blue and gold design reflecting the colours of Indian jewel cases.
L’Or Felt Eyeliner, Sparkling Gold ($34), gold
Since I have already posted about a vampy lipstick for the #LipstickWeek, it is now time for a red. Guerlain KissKiss Shaping Cream Lip Colour in Rouge Kiss 325. And I have to mention that I have a cute mini version.
Not everyone is a fan of matte and full on lipsticks, and if you are not and miss the good ol’ comfortable and creamy lipsticks – you should really consider this one. KissKiss has a soft and comfortable formula (say hello to mango butter and hyaluronic acid spheres) which glides on the lips and leaves that satin, almost-glossy finish. You can
Here is a preview of the Guerlain’s Autumn makeup collection which includes gorgeous new quints and relaunched Lingerie de Peau foundation.
Palette 5 Couleurs, $69/ £43
1 base to smooth out and illuminate, 2 nude shades and 2 smoky shades for a smouldering look. Available in: 01 Rose Barbare, 02 Tonke Imperial, 03 Coq D Or, 04 Lheure De Nuit, 05 Apres L Ondee and 06 06 Bois Des Inde
Lingerie de Peau Natural Perfection Foundation SPF 20, 1.0 oz., $63/£38.50
“So skin-fusing and natural that it can’t be felt, can’t be seen. Its fresh, light texture glides onto the contours of the face like a second skin to enhance beauty naturally, without artifice, all day long. Guerlain Technology, Bio-Fusion micro-mesh, an unprecedented combination of contouring and smoothing stretch fibres with natural silk and linen fibres that are in total affinity with skin. Hydrating agents bring softness and comfort throughout the day. ” Available in 18 shades
Anti-Cernes Corrector Multi-Perfecting Concealer, $40/
” 2-in-1 Multi-Perfecting Concealer to
Looking for a new bronzer? You can see some of the new ones here – summer 2016 launches.
But here are there options from Gueralain, Bobbi Brown and NARS that caught my attention.
Cult Terrracotta bronzers are out again! They offer “an instant natural glow, at any time of year, in one quick, easy motion. Its formula, enriched with moisturising active ingredients, does not dry out the skin. It ensures long-lasting comfort. Neither too shiny nor too powdery thanks to an ultra-thin film which perfectly embraces all the contours of the face.” Shades: Golden Deep, Moyen Brun, Intense, Nat Blondes, Brunettes, Blondes (shawn), Nat Brunettes and Moyen Blondes.
Bobbi Brown Face & Body Bronzing Powder, $48 Nordstrom
Fans of Guerlain will be delighted to hear about the launch of the new La Petite Robe Noire inspired makeup range of lipsticks and nail polishes.
There will be 20 scented lipsticks (£21.50) and 10 nail polishes (£17).
The lipsticks come in black cases with a clear caps with a heart on top. They are promised to give “Lightness and richness. Sweetness and Shine.” Besides the classic nudes, pinks and reds, there is also a dark shade in the range.
As for the nail polishes, they