Tag: holiday 2014 beauty

Jo Malone Collection for Christmas 2014

I am still in love with the Jo Malone’s mini cologne set I’ve got myself as a Christmas present several years ago, which is why I always recommend getting them, as a present for yourself or a special friend.

This year the brand actually brought out two gorgeous looking collections, one with colognes, and the other one with colognes intense. It is as good as it gets, really.

Jo Malone Cologne Collection and Cologne Intense Collection Christmas 2014

 

Jo Malone Cologne Collection, £68/$110

  • Zesty Lime Basil and Mandarin: fresh limes and zesty mandarin undercut by peppery basil and aromatic white thyme.
  • Blackberry and Bay: deep, tart blackberry juice, just-gathered bay and brambly woods.
  • Amber and Lavender: a subtle, spicy warm scent of petit grain, French lavender and amber.
  • Peony and Blush Suede: a charming mix of peonies, red apple, jasmine, rose and gillyflower mingled with sensual blush suede.
  • Wood Sage and Sea Salt: woody earthiness mixed with sage the sea.

Wood Sage and Sea Slat is the only cologne that I still don’t have, Peony and Blush Suede I’ve got for my Mum, and other three

Christmas 2014: Dolce & Gabbana and Le Metier de Beaute

It’s November, so it’s ok to shop for Christmas presents, right? Here are the new releases from two luxury brands which would make a great present for any beauty lover.

Dolce&Gabbana brought out some collector’s items, decorated with symbolic motifs,  which give us an insight into the  heritage of the designers through the Ancient Coin and the Iconic Red.

Dolce & Gabbana Glow Illuminating Powder and Bronzing Powder Collector’s Edition

  •  Glow Bronzing Powder Collector’s Edition Desert (£42) a glowing bronzer for a sun-kissed effect.
  • Dolce & Gabbana Glow Illuminating Powder Collector’s Edition (£42)  radiant highlighter for face and eyes.

Already available form Harrods.

Le Metier de Beaute released two new kaleidoscope palettes, their signature, one for the eyes, and the

Benefit Makeup Collection for Christmas 2014

I said it already, and I will say it again, Benefit always have the most amazing Christmas gift sets, and I get myself one every year! This time I’d love to get the one with blushers, but all the other options are pretty awesome, as well!

Take a look…

Benefit Makeup Collection for Christmas 2014 promo

Sweet tintations limited edition lip & cheek set, $26/£19.50

  • full size benebalm full size lollibalm, benetint medium, lollitint medium (4ml)

Fun-size flirts limited edition set of beauty bestsellers $38/£29.50

  • the POREfessional deluxe sample 7.5mL, they’re real! mascara deluxe sample 3.0 g , BADgal lash, deluxe sample 4.0 g , instant comeback facial serum deluxe sample 5.0 mL ,“that gal” deluxe sample  7.5 mL , dandelion deluxe sample 3.0 g , sun beam deluxe sample 2.5mL , posietint deluxe sample  2.5mL , ooh la lift deluxe sample  2.5 g , stay don’t stray deluxe sample in light/medium 2.5mL

Benefit Makeup Collection for Christmas 2014 kits and sets

 Pretty parfait limited edition makeup set $39/£29.60

  • full size they’re real! mascara, full size stay don’t stray in light/medium, full size gimme brow in light/medium, the POREfessional deluxe sample  7.5 mL

Complexion confections Best of Benefit skincare set $48/£39.50

  • full size triple performing facial emulsion, full size it’s potent! eye cream, instant comeback facial serum deluxe sample 5.0 mL, and the POREfessional deluxe sample 7.5 mL

Candy-coated countdown limited edition beauty advent calendar $99/£60

Too Faced Makeup Collection for Holiday 2014

Too Faced always bring out some of the most amazing releases for  the holidays. Their new collection is cute and girly, as usual.

Not to mention great quality and prices. Everything is already available from Sephora and will be available from Beauty Bay later.

Too Faced Makeup Collection for Holiday 2014 promo

You can choose from the following products:

La Belle Carousel, $49.   A unique looking, carousel inspired set includes the following products:

  •  12  eye shadows in Angel Hair (muted copper shimmer), Frost (intense white glitter), Tin Soldier (silver shimmer), Christmas Tree (forest green glitter), Santa’s Boots (matte black), Tufted Suede (taupe), Haute Chocolate (chocolate shimmer), Yule Log (black sparkle), Nut Cracker (pale pink ivory), Nude Beach (glittery pale peach), Boxes and Bows (icy peach pink), Sugar Plum Fairy (deep purple glitter)
  •  2  Bronzers in Chocolate Soleil (matte chocolate), Sun Bunny (white shimmer)
  • 2  Blushes in Who’s Your Poppy (warm peach/gold shimmer), Luminous Peach (coral)
  •  Better Than Sex mascara

Too Faced Makeup Collection for Holiday 2014 kits

Everything Nice Set, $56

Cle de Peau Makeup Collection for Holiday 2014

If you want to treat yourself or a very special friend or relative this season, Cle de Peau Beaute is the of of the best variants to consider. It just doesn’t get any more luxurious than this.

Cle de Peau Makeup Collection for Holiday 2014La Beauté Céleste Shimmering Lip Gloss Trio, $50

Moisturizing and shimmering glosses with argan tree oil. Brownish Meteor, Orange Planet and Berry Nebula

La Beauté Céleste Makeup Coffret, $195

3 Eyeshadow,  2 Cheek Color, Ruby Red Extra Rich Lipstick – all shades are Limited Edition. And  Perfect Lash Mascara in Jet Black.

Also, if you are ready to splurge on some very high-end body products, Cle de Peau got you covered, you can choose between a