Tag: Christmas 2015 makeup

Last Minute Christmas Gifts: Pupa Cat Makeup Sets and Paul & Joe Kitten Collection

I have written so many Christmas gift guides, but if you still haven’t sorted out your presents, here are some absolutely adorable Pupa Cat sets.

They have all kinds of variations that also come in different packaging: black, red, white and gold.  And I am sure we all know at least someone who loves beauty and kittens. I am sure they’d be delighted to find these under the Christmas tree.

Pupa Cat Makeup Sets christmas 2015

Hurry up, there are very few still available from Escentual. But if they are sold out by the time you see this features, just search for the retailers that stock Pupa. I found them to

Dior Makeup Collection for Christmas 2015

I can’t imagine how this happened but somehow I never posted about the Dior’s Christmas 2015 makeup collection which is all about gold and vintage-inspired design which the brand has been releasing several winters in a row now.

And how can we complain? Such beauties would look great on a vanity or inside the makeup bag.

Dior Makeup Collection for Christmas 2015 promo and nail polishes

It just does not get any more glamourous and festive than this! Take a look at the promo photos and a video:

Christmas 2015 Palettes: Shiseido and shu uemura

Here are the palettes from Christmas 2015 collections that look absolutely adorable and gorgeous and both are collaborations between beauty and fashion brands.

There are two from shu uemura which are a collaboration with Maison Kitsuné. They are the Smoky Eye And Cheek Palettes (£60 from Harrods or Selfridges).

I also like that these palettes, according to the brand, are inspired by the collision between the West and East (Paris and Tokyo).

shiseido Maison Kitsuné Smoky Eye And Cheek Palettes Christmas 2015Each contains:

  • 7 pressed eyeshadow shades
  • 1 glow on blush shade
  • 2 dual-ended foam and brush applicators

 

There is also  Festive Camellia palette which is a collaboration between Shiseido

Christmas 2015 Makeup: ArtDeco, Pupa and Kiko

Here is a quick overview of some more affordable beauty brands, such as ArtDeco, Kiko and Pupa, and their Christmas releases.

ArtDeco Artcic Beauty is all kinds of cool with Arctic Beauty Dust, Shimmer Cream, Sparkling Lash Drops and all those frosty nail polishes, lip and nail products. According to the brand this collection is all about  the “glittering icebergs, iridescent polar lights, delicate ice crystals and sparkling snow fields”, and it is beautiful.

ArtDeco Artcic Beauty Makeup collection for Christmas 2015As for Pupa’s Stay Gold – it is a classic Christmas release with gold and

NARS Fantscene Makeup Collection for Christmas 2015

This year NARS outdone themselves with the Steven Klein collaboration, each (value) set is a masterpiece. Beautiful out-of-this world fantasy photography and limited edition collectors’ products.

Here are the details, and I’ve decided to include the descriptions from the official press release, as it all sounds I like how it expleains everything.

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A Woman’s Face Neutral Lip Set ($49):
“Goddess complex. Supernatural lips, in the flesh. Creamy liner, cult-classic lipstick, and a coveted matte lip pencil deliver a triple hit of iconic nudes for every mood.”

Full Service Mini Kabuki Brush Set ($95):
“Total package. A full-frontal of cult favorite Kabuki Brushes for sculpting, shading, and setting new scenes. Form, function, and fantasy in four multi-action minis for eyes, cheeks, and face.”

Dead Of Summer Dual-Intensity Eyeshadow Palette ($49): Soft Pale Gold, Silver Lavender, Black Orchard, Deep Matte Graphite, Black

“Off the