SS16 Makeup: BECCA and Hourglass

Here is a preview of the new products from two brands that I really like: Hourglass and BECCA.

HOURGLASS Vanish Seamless Finish Foundation Stick,  $46 from Barneys

HOURGLASS Vanish Seamless Finish Foundation Stick Fall 2016

“A revolutionary foundation stick with the coverage of a concealer, the fluidity of a liquid, and the weightlessness of a powder in a long-wearing waterproof formula for undetectable full coverage. The unprecedented concentration of pigment in this foundation provides maximum coverage with minimum product, concealing all discoloration and imperfections for virtually perfect skin with a seamless finish.”

Comes in 26 shades.

Hourglass is also available from from SephoraBergdorf Goodman, Net-A-Porter.comSpace.NK,

BECCA Shimmering Skin Perfector Slimlight, $28 from Sephora

BECCA Shimmering skin Perfectors summer 2016

  • Shimmering Skin Perfector Slimlight – Champagne Pop – soft white gold with pinky peach undertones
  • Shimmering Skin Perfector Slimlight – Topaz – golden bronze pearl
  • Shimmering Skin Perfector Slimlight – Pearl – soft luminescent white

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Hourglass Makeup Collection for Autumn 2016 and Holiday Palette

I have already posted a preview of the HOURGLASS Vanish Seamless Finish Foundation Stick, and here are new products that are coming from the brand for AW16/17.

First of all, there is a new palette Ambient Lighting Powder – Surreal Light ($80) which will be a LE for Holiday (out if you are Sephora’s VIB).

Hourglass Ambient The Edit Surreal Light Makeup Palette for Holiday 2016

The shades are:

  • Ambient Lighting Powder – Surreal Light
  • Ambient Lighting Bronzer – Surreal Bronze Light
  •  Ambient Lighting Blush – Surreal Glow
  •  Ambient Lighting Blush – Surreal Effect
  • Ambient Strobe Lighting Powder – Surreal Strobe Light

And all of them are new and exclusive to this palette.

There are also two new products for the eyes which are already available, unlike the palette. And they are:

AW16 New Luxury Lipsticks: Tom Ford, byTerry and Cle de Peau

I personally love me a good luxurious lipstick. Of course, there are a lot of more affordable options on the market but there is just something special about treating yourself to a high-end product. I always get myself a nice lipsticks after I’ve finished an important job project or just for a special occasion.

And here are three creme-de-la-creme lipstick launches.

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BY TERRY Rouge-Expert Click Stick,  $32 from Barneys and Net-a-Porter.

“3-in-1 hybrid lipstick is rich like a balm, precise like a pencil and intense with premium pigment. In just one stroke, it reveals the boldest color impact all day long. Absolute coverage and velvet-smooth comfort upon application through an ultra-feminine gesture.”

The shade featured is  Crimson Click

TOM FORD Beauty Lip Contour Duo, $53 from Neiman Marcus and £39 from Selfridges.

” On one end, the slim and sleek pencil features a lip shaper to enhance and define lips. On the

AW16 Lipsticks: Dior, YSL and Shiseido

Here is part two of the new lipstick launches for AW16, and this time it is all about YSL, Dior and Shiseido. Let’s take a look!

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YSL  Vinyl Lip Cream, $36 from Saks and £26 from Harrods.

“High coverage liquid lip colour with ultimate shine, comfort, and all day-wear. Vinyl Cream dresses lips in full coverage color and high-impact vinyl shine. The creamy formula provides 10 hour wear.”

Available in 12 shades. Shown is  Burgundy Vibes

Dior Beauty Rouge Dior, $35 from Neiman Marcus and £26.50 from Selfridges

Reformulated cult classic lipstick which comes in tonnes of

AW 16 Lipsticks: Armani, NARS, Lancome and MAC

I have already mentioned so many new lipstick launches here, here and here, but today let’s take a look  at even more new and  awesome releases. We all know that one can never have too many lipsticks. An although I personally can’t even fit all my lipsticks into my  drawers, I want all of these. Ahem.

And even if you do not need anything, theses days the brands create such beautiful images, videos and the stories behind each product that you feel like you have to indulge. Very clever strategy.

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NARS Lip Glide, £22 from Selfridges and  $26 from Nordstrom

“Covetable comfort meets confident color in a high-pigment formula that glides like a gloss, cloaks like a lipstick—and feels like nothing else. Semi-matte color glides on a stays supple without drying or feeling sticky. Developed with Oil Infusion Complex, an innovative concentration of precious oils, fused to create a smooth-glide effect. Fully coats lips on contact with smooth, saturated, semi-matte style.”

All shades are named after the ’70s counterculture phenomena. There are 13 shades, shown is No 54.

Lancome L’Absolu Rouge 

One of my favourite lipstick range ever, so I am very excited about the re-launch of the line with a tonnes new shades, all of them being created by Lisa Eldridge they just have to be killer. These are not yet out but Lancome is available from: