Daniel Sandler Radiant Glow Review and Swatches

If you are a long-time reader, you probably know that I am die-hard fan of Daniel Sandler’s Watercolour Blush (these two are my favourite), so I was  excited to  receive  his newest product  a while ago – Radiant Glow Illuminating Face Powder. I love the fact that Daniel does not release 100 new products every year but when he does you can be sure that it is high quality and reasonably priced.

The newest face powder comes in a signature gold and black packaging, and the product itself consists of four shades which can be used individually or mixed together.

Daniel Sandler Radiant Glow Review and Swatches

The shades, as described by the brand are: a bright high shimmer gold, a rich shimmery peach, a beautiful creamy white and a pale peach with a gorgeous sheen.

Below you can see how each shade looks when applied, and also how they look when

SS16 Nude Eye Palettes: Illamasqua, tarte and Laura Mercier

New nude palettes, anyone?

SS16 Nude Eye Palettes Illamasqua, tarte and Laura Mercier

Illamasqua  Rose Gold Palette,  £44

It comes in a rose gold cardboard packaging and includes the following shades: Slink (Champagne), Stealth (Buttermilk), Servant (Eggshell), Vernau (Yellow Ochre), Bronx(Bronze Gold), Wolf (Chocolate Brown), Forgiveness (Chocolate Plum), Fist (Deep Plum), Rim (Black Coffee), Tango (Rich Copper Bronze), Terra (Earth Clay Red), Obsidian (Rich Black).

Illamasqua is available from Selfridges and ASOS.

Laura Mercier Flawless

Givenchy Superstellar Makeup Collection for Autumn 2016

Here is a preview of Givenchy’s Superstellar makeup collection for Autumn 2016 which is already available from Neiman Marcus.

Givenchy Le Prisme Superstellar Eye Shadow Palette, $63

Givenchy Le Prisme Superstellar Eye Shadow Palette Autumn 2016

The (quite literally) star of the collection.  Apparently with this product Nicolas Degennes creates a bridge to a fantasy world inspired by super heroes and heroines. You get three shades for the eyes and complexion: “the plum defines eyes for greater intensity; pink coral acts as a spotlight to showcase brows or the upper eye lid and can be used as a blush; and

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

Champagne Collection Angled