Present interprets the past, tinged by baroque inspiration for a feminine, elegant and sophisticated make-up.
Haughty nuances that are intense and matte, silky, Chypre and delicate to define the face. Pastel shades that get more and more intense, reaching the raspberry colour to be used on eyes and lips
Luminys Baked Eyeshadow, €14.5
Four delicate and sophisticated colours with a satin finish. Pastel shades and more intense nuances for captivating eyes.
And of course Pupa’s baked eyeshadow, that can be used either wet or dry, depending on the effect you wish to get, is also a part of this Autumn collection that gets inspiration from fashion shows.
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Diva´s Rouge Matt, matte lipstick €18.5
A new matt formula for Pupa’s lipstick that comes in the colours of this collection: a burst of colours for incredibly captivating lips.
Great writing performance, flawless hold and maximum definition.
Lasting Color Glossy Nail Polish, € 6,50 in 206 900 901
Precious femininity also for your hands. Colours to match eyeshadow nuances, for a complete and coordinated make-up.
Shimmering Powder, €24.5
To be sprayed on just like a perfume, it leaves an
Here is a quick overview of some more affordable beauty brands, such as ArtDeco, Kiko and Pupa, and their Christmas releases.
ArtDeco Artcic Beauty is all kinds of cool with Arctic Beauty Dust, Shimmer Cream, Sparkling Lash Drops and all those frosty nail polishes, lip and nail products. According to the brand this collection is all about the “glittering icebergs, iridescent polar lights, delicate ice crystals and sparkling snow fields”, and it is beautiful.
Summer is often all about bronze and teal colours and shades when it comes to makeup. Two European makeup brands created summer collections that fit this category perfectly!
So here is a preview of the Bronzing Attraction by a German brand Make Up Factory.
Complexion:Magnum Sun Powder No. 1 Light Terracotta.
Eyes: Luxury Glitter Cream No. 6 Sun Light Cooper, Luxury Metallic Eye Shadow No. 32 Brown Bronze, Luxury Metallic Eye Shadow No. 64 Green laggon, Metallic Eyeliner No. 18 South Blue, Metallic Eyeliner No. 26 Brown Bronze, All in One Mascara No. 1 (black), All in One Mascara No. 4 (brown),
Nails: Nail Color No. 103 Shimmer top Coat, Nail Color No. 190 Smokey Brown, Nail Color No. 535 Azulejo Blue.
Lips: Long Lasting Lip Gloss No. 05 Bronzing Lights, Long Lasting Lip Gloss No. 20 Sandy Peach.
And here is the Italian brand Pupa summer 2011 makeup collection which is called Blue Paradise
“A whole world in the shades of light blue and blue or sand and coral, reminiscent of those colours that mean sea, summer, peacefulness and holidays in the sun. All in a make-up that gets inspiration from “THE BLUE LAGOON”, exotic and
I have written so many Christmas gift guides, but if you still haven’t sorted out your presents, here are some absolutely adorable Pupa Cat sets.
They have all kinds of variations that also come in different packaging: black, red, white and gold. And I am sure we all know at least someone who loves beauty and kittens. I am sure they’d be delighted to find these under the Christmas tree.
Hurry up, there are very few still available from Escentual. But if they are sold out by the time you see this features, just search for the retailers that stock Pupa. I found them to
Pupa summer 2010 makeup collection Sunset Glam is already available. I like the promo picture and how it is described:
“The refined atmosphere of a warm summer sunset, the longing for trips and adventure, the freedom to run with wind in your hair.
A collection characterized by flaming colours and brilliant nuances that enhance suntan and illuminate the skin.
An elegant and ultra-chic allure,warm and bright tones that recall the chromatic contrasts of the desert, the shades of the earth and the blues of the sky.”
LUMINYS EXTRA PEARL ULTRA LUMINOUS BAKED EYE-SHADOW
Colours are warm, vibrant and full of life.
An innovative formula, rich in precious and ultra fine pearls, for a baked eye-shadow that can be used in two ways.
Dry: the eyes are illuminated by an extraordinary touch of light.
Wet: for a magnetic, intense look and a pure colour, rich in metal reflections.
REALLY WATERPROOF BLACK MASCARA
Eyelashes are perfectly defined, with new volume, and water resistant. The formula is creamy, light and extrablack: Its innovative technology ensures a long lasting hold and a flawless waterproof result.
ULTRA REFLEX DIAMOND EDITION AMAZINGLY BRIGHT GLOSS