There have been quite a few foundation launches recently but I have selected three that really stand out to me, and that are very different, so there is something for everyone.
Touche Éclat Cushion Compact Foundation, $48 from Nordstrom
“A lightweight, sheer, buildable coverage formula to give skin a fresh dewy glow and natural finish. Gives a sheer to medium buildable coverage.”
Available in 6 shades.
Clarins Pore Perfecting Matifying Foundation, £28 and $38 from Nordstrom
“Optically blurs imperfections. Upon
Summer makeup collections are about to pop up in the shops, and quite a few bronzers are already available online, so here is a preview.
YSL Solar Pop Bronzing Stones Collector Palette, $55 from Barney’s
YSL’s bronzer is inspired by the vibrant colors and exotic adventure of a jungle safari, it is cloaked with a snake skin effect, and has a fire-colored logo. The bronzer itself is matte.
Estee Lauder Bronze Goddess Illuminating Powder Gelée, $45 from Bergdorf Goodman.
According to the brand, it smoothes on as a soft sheen and
This post was supposed to be a Valentine’s Day beauty gift guide but since I did not have time to prepare one in time, it will be about the eye products launches that caught my attention.
“Creamy, pigment-rich, shimmering eye shadow pen glides smoothly onto lid or lash line for endless shading and eye defining options with maximum staying power.”
The shades are: Smokey Quartz (shown), Topaz, Crystal Grey and Rose Quartz
Smith & Cult B Line Wax Spastic Eye Pen Smith and Cult, $26 from Saks
I am excited to see Smith and Cult bringing out other makeup items besides their gorgeous nail polishes.
” Quick-dry, water resistant liner delivers a
YSL Street and I Makeup collection for Spring 2017 was inspired by the urban art and is all about the white, orange and grey shades. There are also cool new blush/lipstick cute little duos.
Here is a video preview of the look:
Baby Doll Kiss & Blush Duo Stick ($34) are the cool new products in the line. These were inspired by the Baby Doll Kiss & Blush Lip and Cheek, these colours can be used separately or blended together. They have a smooth and matte finish and can be used both on cheeks and lips.
The shades are:
- N°1 from Marrakech to Paris – the brightest coral, the most intense fuchsia.
- N°3 from Cute to Devilish – a gentle coral, a warm, rich orange.
- N°4 from Me to You – a pretty pale rose teams up with a blush pink.
- N°5 from Darling to Hottie – burst into neon pink or drift into raspberry red.
- N°6 from Prude to Nude – a rosy nude melts into a mocha nude.
- N°7 from Mild to Spicy – a cherry red segues into a plum-brown.
Couture Eye Palette Collector, $60
“KEEP AN EYE ON ME,” compact includes the following shades: a shimmering pale pink to bring light under the brow; a hard city grey for lining or creating a smoky eye; a flash of orange, a duo of pinks to brighten up the evening cityscape.
Face Palette Collector, $47
“I HAVE A BLUSH ON YOU” compact, and an
And here, as promised, are more new launches.
“A lip colour with the intensity of a lipstick that’s infused with a blend of hydration for the appearance of softer, fuller lips. Infused with a blend of shea butter, jojoba, mimosa, and sunflower seed.”
There are 20 shades, shown are: Icon – cool toned red, Warrior – deep plum, Futurist – mauve nude.