Burberry just released a killer new beauty collection Velvet & Lace. And that look with a strong lip and a natural skin… I think it is perfection, and Wendy Rowe (Artistic Consultant Burberry, MUA who created it) just rocks! If you are not a fan of pastels, this is the way to go for Spring. Plus, there are so many brand new exciting products.
Like the stars of the collection – SPRING/SUMMER 2016 RUNWAY PALETTES in White 01, 02 Nude Gold
“A lightweight illuminating face powder set with an intricate lace-pattern design, inspired by the delicate fabrics from the womenswear show. Pearly, translucent powder that lifts and brightens the complexion with a lace pattern.”
EYE COLOUR CONTOUR, $37
- 100 Natural
- 104 Almond
- 106 Pale Cooper (not shown)
- 108 Midnight Brown
- 112 Rosewood
- 116 Dusy Mauve
- 124 Stone Grey
“Versatile, mistake-proof pen designed to sculpt and smoke the eyes for effortless results. The precision dome tip follows the natural curve of the eye to add dimension and depth, while the creamy formula blends into the lash line for an intense smokey effect. Crease-free and waterproof for an all-day flawless finish. ”
More eye shadows:
Guerlain Spring 2016, anyone? New meteorites, blush and eye shadows with positive message and spring-like shades and new colours of lipsticks and eye pencils.
Meteorites Voyage Pearls of Powder Refillable Compact, $179
“Meteorites Voyage is a refillable pressed powder compact with a universal harmony of corrective and illuminating shades that adapts to a range of skin tones. This universal shade corrects and illuminates the complexion with an ultimate radiance. The refillable case holds a blend of 5 different colors of micro pearls, hand-made and compacted by Guerlain’s craftsmen. White to reflect light, Purple to capture light, Green to combat redness, Champagne to illuminate, Pink to reveal a glowy effect.”
Perfecting Meteorites Primer, $74
Gel colour correcting primer that adds glow and radiance.
Blush Duo, $62
“Smile” 2-in-1 blush/highligher with a deeper pink shade to enhance the apples of the cheek and a lighter pink to highlight the cheekbones.
Long Lasting Single Eyeshadow, $34
I have already posted about some new lipstick launches but what about the eye shadows? Here is a selection of the most luxurious ones: Cle de Peau, Chantecaille and Tom Ford. Cream or powder, single or palette – the choice is yours. Let’s take a look.
Cle pe Peau are launching brand new Cream eye color solo – ombre crème solo ($45 / 6g) which are “dewy cream eye shadow that transforms into a silky powder”, and they look gorgeous. I wonder what is the shade of that burgundy one from Lucia Pieroni’s Insta photo. Is it 301? Probably, not.
Powder eye color solo limited edition – ombre poudre solo ($45 / 1g) “A silky soft long-lasting eye shadow that comes in three textures: shimmery, semi-matte and matte.”
Chantecaille Le Magnolia Eye and Cheek Palette ($83/£74)
There are so many amazing new products that will be out for Spring 2016, and here is the product that is on top of my wish list – Too Faced Love Flush Wardrobe which includes all six shades of their relatively new but already well loved blushes.
Although “cute and girly” is not my style at all, I can never say no to Too Faced and their palettes. And it is only $36, the price of a single high-end blush. And here you get: Love Hangover, Baby Love, I Will Always Love You, How Deep is Your Love?, Justify My Love and Your Love is King.
Mr. Right Perfect Powder Brush ($36)
I love how they describe it: “He’s here: the universal do-it-all brush you can take home to Mom. Use Mr. Right wet or dry, for foundation, powder, blush, bronzer . . . anything your heart desires. Cancel your
Here is a preview of the new seasonal makeup collection from byTerry with limited edition spring shades of white, pink, green and lilac.
Terrybly Crayon Kohl, £24 N°16 White Wish
Infallible waterproof kohl liner that creates enigmatic luminosity and linear precision around the eyes.
Terrybly Haute Croissance Mascara, £33.50 in 9 Green Galaxy
Proven to lengthen eyelashes to another dimension by boosting volume, length and activating lash growth.
Ombre Blackstar, £29
- 16 Nude Milky Way and 17 Bubble Glow