Tag: cream eye shadows

ArtDeco Miami Makeup Collection for Summer 2014

I am loving the look of this new ArtDeco makeup colletion inspired by Miami and summer weather.

You get lip glosses and eye shadows in a stick form, waterproof mascara, long-lasting  eye liners and juicy shades of nail polishes. Everything you need for a warm-weather makeup bag…

And how pretty is the promo image?

ArtDeco Miami Makeup Collection for Summer 2014 promoThe products are:

Glossy Lip Color: 12 Glossy Orange, 16 Glossy Pink Grapefruit, 20 Glossy Strawberry (love the look of it!), 26 Glossy Exotic, 32 Glossy Havana and

byTerry Makeup Collection for Summer 2014

Here is a preview of the absolutely gorgeous summer 2014 makeup collection from byTerry. It is all about long-lasting formulas, sheer juicy shades for lips and complexion and cream eye shadows for eyes.

So what are the new products?

Cheek To Cheek Cherry Cruise, £36

” Watercolour blush that provides a sheer stain for pink baby soft and plumped-up cheeks with cellophane transparency or with a subtle satin finish.”

Tea To Tan Bronze Bay, £36

“Watercolour bronzer, formulated with essence of original active waters and amber prisms to brighten the complexion; the extravagant “iced-tea” colour will make any complexion utterly radiant.”

byTerry Makeup Collection for Summer 2014Tint To Lip, £22 in  Pink Palace and

Make Up For Ever Aqua Summer Makeup Collection for Summer 2013

In summer, when the temperature raises, we still want out makeup to stay put, the same comes for when we are on a holiday, swimming in the sea or a pool (if you do wear makeup for that).

This is when waterproof and long-lasting makeup is our best friend.  Luckily, these days quite a few brands offer a good selection of products to choose from! One of them is Make Up For Ever .

Let’s take a look at their latest seasonal offering  – Aqua Summer.

There are quite a few new products from the Aqua range.

Lips

Aqua Rouge:  a poppy coral that lights up the 2013 look, fuchsia, pomegranate, baby pink, and pale orange.

Aqua Lip: a deep pink pomegranate and a frosty pale pink.

Eyes

Aqua

Spring 2013: Clinique Chubby Stick Shadow Tint for Eyes and Laura Mercier Cream Eye Liners

Since yesterday we were talking about some new launches for lips, let’s take a look at some new products for the eyes today.

Clinique Chubby Stick Shadow Tint for Eyes ($16/£16) are finally here! And these are promised to be  lightweight,  creamy, long-wearing and  versatile.

There are twelve shades: nudes and browns,  greens, pinks and purples, also blues and grey. I personally like quite a few shades.

Bountiful Beige,  Ample Amber, Lots O’Latte,  Fuller Fudge, Whopping Willow and

Laura Mercier Metallic Creme Eye Colour Review and Swatches

I am a huge fan of cream eye shadows and had these for almost a year already, so I have no idea why I never wrote about them.

But it’s better late than never, so today I want to tell you about Laura Mercier’s Metallic Crème Eye Colour (£ 18.50/$22).

I actually have three shades but, since one (Malachite) was a limited edition shade, will show you only two. I’ve got them in a set, so  originally these eye shadows are bigger than those that I have.

Platinum – shimmering champagne, Rose Gold – shimmery rose gold

Light frost eye shadows are a big NO for me, so I was a bit worried about these shades. But Laura Mercier knows how to do a nice  light metallic shade without it looking too frosted and glittery. It is shimmery, yes, but it is very wearable and, I could even say  – subtle.

The formula is really nice, non-greasy, lightweight and, most importantly, you can get a sheer or full-on effect. I actually love applying these eye shadows with my fingers as such method allows to get a very thin layer which does not sit on top of skin but blends it beautifully.

I love using Platinum and