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:

When Art & Beauty Meet: MAC and NARS Collections

There is nothing I love more than a beauty collection which was inspired, or even better, a collaboration, with an artist/photographer/someone from the world of culture. So I was obviously excited to see these new collections from MAC x Helmut Newton and NARS x Sarah Moon.

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MAC release  so many collections all the time, and the one which celebrates the work of Helmut Netwon really stood out to me. I have actually quite a few of his photos saved on my Pintetest. This is a small edition with carefully chosen products which  capture the photographer’s work perfectly.

A palette of classic, neutral shades –  Point ‘N’ Shoot  (£25/$32),  Liquid Eye Liner (£16),  Upward Lash Mascara (£19).

mac-cosmetics-and-helmut-netwon-makeup-collection-eye-shadowsThere are also three Nail Lacquers (£10): Monte Carlo (red), Call Time (grey) , Berlin (purple) and the most exciting product – Retro Matte Lipcolours (£17.50/$21) which are promised to

Dolce & Gabbana Wild About Fall Makeup Collection for Autumn 2016

Dolce & Gabbana’s Autumn makeup collection was inspired by the Sicilian landscape, and it is full of beautiful rich browns and subtle metallic hues.

Dolce & Gabbana Mad About Fall Makeup Collection for Autumn 2016 promo

Here is a little video for your viewing pleasure.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IThRr6v-SfA

The products are:

Shine Lipstick in SN 001,  Chocolate 79

Classic Cream Lipstick in Honey 130

Nail Lacquer in  Raspberry 240, Ebano 827, Desert 820,  Wild Green 725

The Eye Shadow Quad in Enchanting Fall 118 and Smoky 105

Intense Colour Gloss in

YSL Scandal Makeup Collection for Autumn 2016

I haven’t booked my summer holiday yet but  Neiman Marcus and  Bergdorf Goodman already have some products from the YSL’s makeup collection available already. And, like it or not, soon we will see all of the releases in stock. Hello, Autumn?

But it has always been like this in the beauty world, so there is nothing to complain about.  And, to be honest, Autumn collections are  my favourite: rich browns for the eyes and luscious berries & plums for the lips!

YSL Scandal makeup collection for Autumn 2016

This collection is called Scandal which is a tribute to the YSL’s most-known collection, it celebrates audacity and edgy femininity.

Some of the products are:

Scandal Collection Couture Palette Collector ($60)

Sheathed in dark green leather and laser cut with a satin YSL Cassandra includes rich shades of olive green, shimmering burgundy, golden bronze, and

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