Recently it’s been all about red lips for me! I have been wearing red lipstick and nail polish at least several times per week. I actually have phases of red from time to time. Remember this post from not so long ago?
I love all my red lip products but have been loving these two lipsticks a lot lately. And I am pretty sure that you are not surprised.
Lancome L’Absolu Rouge in 160 Rouge Hypnose – are you bored of this one yet? I am sorry, that I mention it all the time, but it’s a true love here. I did a very detailed review with lip swatches, so you can take a look.
As for Ellis Faas Creamy Lips 101 (I don’t understand HOW I don’t have a proper feature about it?). It’s supposed to look flattering on all skin tones, by the way. And actually it looked great on everyone I used it on. It is a deep, full on
Here is a quick update about some brand new luxury makeup products that caught my attention.
GIVENCHY Les Mini Prismes
A mini compact Givenchy case just looks adorable! Inside you get The Le Prisme Yeux Quator in Purple Show 71, Le Prisme Visage Mat in Beige Mousseline 84, Le Prisme Blush quad in Vintage Pink 22. There is also a mirror, mini powder brush, and eye shadow.
You can buy it from Sephora for $39
LANCOME Golden Riviera limited edition star bronzer
How gorgeous is this Lancome’s bronzer? Only
Quite a few brands famous for mascaras launched additions to their ranges, and we are talking about Lancome, YSL (The Shock) and Dior. And I have reviewed at least one from each brand in the past…
But today let’s take a look at two mascaras I haven’t mentioned yet.
“A super-volumizing squeezable mascara with a fully loaded brush for instant, extreme lash volume. By pumping the soft tube, you’ll coat the brush and soften the creamy, rich mascara formula inside for a perfect, fresh application, every time”.
“A high-volume mascara that delivers bold lash volume for up to 24 hours. Features a large brush and an ultra-creamy formula that glides onto lashes like silk and delivers up to 12 times the volume with up to 24 hours of wear”.
I am actually trying out quite a few mascaras now, so expect to see the reviews in the future.
Here is a quick preview of the new eye makeup products that are out for Summer 2014. Let’s take a look!
Lancome launched two new products Le Base Paupières Pro £21 and Le Sourcil Pro £18.50 . The first if the bare-skin effect eye shadow base, available in 6 shades; and the second is a double ended brow pencil with two key benefits, to fill in the brows and to highlight.
Dior brought out a fun summer It Lash Collection with four colourful mascaras and eye liners. Dior Addict It-Lash Volumizing Mascara, $26 is available in 092 Black, 162 Purple, 272 Blue and 872 Pink. The Dior Addict It-Line Liquid Eyeliner, $31 is a gel based long-lasting liner which is available in the
And here is how to create the look from the promo photo:
Perfect the complexion with the touch of a button with Ôscillation Powerfoundation Ivory 30. Then apply Flash Retouche 04 Universal Light to highlight the eye area, center of the face and the temples with the brush and blend with the fingers.
Pop n’ Cheeks Coral Flirt blush will warm the skin….sweep from the apples and slightly up toward the temples to create a lifting effect with the Lancôme Cheek Brush #6.
Color Design Eye Shadow Quad Pop n’ Green – Apply the lightest shade from lash to brow to open up the eyes and highlight the inner corner of the eyes. Mix the mossy green and teal shadows together until you find the perfect Pop n’ Green shade — apply to the lash line and into the crease, blend away any hard edges with the Lancôme Blending Shadow Brush #17.
Ink Artliner Teal Delight – Apply using the Lancôme thin liner brush to add definition to the lash line. Intensify the upper lashes by lining along the upper water line with Le Crayon Khôl Waterproof Noir Desire.
Défincils Deep Black – Layer on the lashes after priming and conditioning with Ôscillation Powerbooster.