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.
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.
Spring is here, so is the sunshine! And with such weather girls usually want to add some fresh and bright colours to their face. And although I personally love cool tones more (on myself), corals and peaches are the in favour of most people.
In fact, even I am wearing some of those shades today. But nothing to neon and in-your-face, so it will suit most people.
To be precise: Make Up For Ever Aqua Cream in #5, a gorgeous peach with golden shimmer on my eyes! Yes, really, I think it looks stunning on the eyes but you could wear it on the cheek and lips, too. It’s such a universal product.
And Clarins Instant Light Natural Lip Perfector in 05 Candy Shimmer which gives just the right amount of colour and brings some “life” to the face.
I am using a mix of blushers today but you could go for Jouer Cosmetics Cheek & Lip Tint in Petal to keep up with the whole theme.
It is fun experimenting with
Want some bright and vibrant colours for Spring? Look no more, as Make Up For Ever’s Dany Sanz created the Technicolor Eyeshadow Palatte!
This palette combines both natural looking and colourful eye shadows with three different finishes – matte, satiny, and iridescent.
The shades are: Lilac, Black, Matte White, Espresso, Iridescent Yellow Beige, Turquoise, Apple Green, and Yellow.
Yellow shade is actaully a
Here is a preview of some of the latest foundation launches…
I haven’t tried any of them, so I am providing the official description for you to decide which one you’d like to try.
Dolce & Gabbana Makeup Perfect Matte Liquid Foundation, £38
Classic Natural Glow, Rose Beige
“The formula of the foundation features an innovative MatteAdapt System that self-corrects signs of imperfections to uphold an impeccable complexion for longer. It imparts a velvety matte look that is soft to touch. A special blend of nourishing vitamins, minerals and SPF20 protection enrich the formula, ensuring it stays perfect all day long.”
Lancôme Teint Visionnaire, £36
Lys Rose, Beige Noisette, Acajou
” High Coverage Corrector is enriched with Vitamin CG. Its creamy texture immediately reduces the appearance of dark spots, dark circles and imperfections.
Flawless Perfecting Foundation flawlessly evens out the
Make Up For Ever holiday 2012 is very glamorous, shimmery, glittery and sparkly.
Just take a look at the promo! I am usually not a fan of such style but I am totally feeling it for holidays, golden lashes, sequins and the beautiful lights, perfect.
You can get a pair of festive false lashes with gold for £13.50/$16 or one of (or all of them) Holodiam powders for £18.95/$25 The powders come in 301 – Copper With Yellow Orange Pink Highlights, 302 – Plum With Pink Purple Turquoise Highlights, 303 – White With Blue Green Gold Highlights and 304 – Brown Gold With Blue Green Yellow Highlights.
Besides the Holodiam collection there are quite a few value sets. I have spotted them at Sephora
Ultimate Eye Liner Collection $160 ($277 value)
Includes 14 full-size eyeliners and a double pencil sharpener. Aqua Eyes in 0L, 2L, 3L, 5L, 11L, 12L, 23L, Khol Pencil in