SS16 Makeup for Face, Lips and Eyes: YSL, Illamasqua and Marc Jacobs

I am sorry that there were no updates for several days, work and life in general just got too busy, but I am back with yet another selection of the new products for lips, eyes and face that caught my attention. This time it is all about Illamasqua,  Marc Jacobs and YSL.

SS16 Makeup for Face, Lips and Eyes YSL, Illamasqua and Marc Jacobs

YSL Couture Variation 10-Color Expert Eye Palette, $95 from  Bergdorf Goodman and £49 from Harvey Nichols.

They say you can never have to many nude eye shadows, and this one looks gorgeous. Inspired by  the fabric swatch sheets of Yves Saint Laurent’s creative studio, there are 10 neutral shades which come in different finished; housed in an elegant and sleek packaging.

Illamasqua Marbled Lava lips lipstick (£19.50) and Lip Pure Liquid Lipstick (£19.50) from HqHair, Net-a-Porter, ASOS and Selfridges.

It looks like Illamasqua are finally back to their roots with

Spring 2015 Contouring: Marc Jacobs, Lancome, Anastasia

And we continue the preview of yet another contouring products releases. If you have missed the previous round-up, you can catch up here. This time the products in question are from: Anastasia, Lancome and Marc Jacobs.

Spring 2015 Contouring Marc Jacobs, Lancome, Anastasia beauty

Anastasia Beverly Hills Contour Kit from Sephora for $40 and Cult Beauty for £39.

After the Light to Medium palette was a big success, the brand released a new option with Medium to Tan shades.

  • 6 x 0.11 oz Powder in Java, Vanilla, Fawn, Havana, Banana, Sand
  • 6 x 0.11 oz Powder in 10K, Peaches & Cream, Macchiato, Nutmeg, Havana, Espresso

Marc Jacobs Beauty #Instamarc Light Filtering Contour Powder, $49 from Sephora

SS18 Foundations: YSL, Marc Jacobs, Dior and NARS

As usual, there are quite a few new foundations out for SS, so let’s take a look at some of them.

The shades shown are: B20 Ivory, Fair R150 – fair w/ pink undertones, Barcelona – Medium 4 – medium with golden peachy undertones and 80 Ebony – very deep with neutral undertone.

Yves Saint Laurent Touche Eclat All-In-One Glow Tinted Moisturizer, from Neiman Marcus and  Saks.

This is the base I am personally mostly excited about as I am a huge fan of the Touche Eclat. I am also loving the promo image with Zoe Kravitz, obviously.

“Touche Eclat All-In-One Glow Tinted Moisturizer is a skin-loving, all-in-one medium coverage tinted moisturizer with SPF 23 that evens complexion, eliminates dullness and smooths fine lines.  The finest pigments and ingredients that respect and care for the skin. The formula is oil-free, non-comedogenic, talc-free and dermatologist tested.  The coverage is buildable from light to medium”.

DIOR Diorskin Forever Undercover Foundation, $52 from Nordstrom

“A 24-hour, ultra-fluid, water-based foundation blends full coverage with a lightweight formula to deliver a natural, matte finish that goes from day to night”.

NARS Natural Radiant Longwear Foundation, $49 from Sephora / £35 Look Fantastic

Marc Jacobs Makeup Collection for Holiday 2014

Here is a preview of one of the most covetable makeup collections for the holidays, the one from Marc Jacobs. And it is gorgeous. With new Limited Edition products are beautiful value sets. The best gift. I personally so wouldn’t mind that lipstick set 😉

Marc Jacobs Makeup Collection for Holiday 2014 promo

LOVEMARC COLLECTION 13-PIECE LIP GEL SET ($350)

Lovemarc Lipstick Collection, comes in a lacquered jewelry box, 12 shiny-black Lovemarc lipsticks and the perfect red, according to MJ—Showstopper.

ENAMORED HI-SHINE NAIL LACQUER ($24)

  • Midnight in Paris

STYLE EYE-CON NO. 7 PLUSH EYESHADOW ($59)

  • The Parisienne

BLACQUER AND BLEU 4-PIECE EYE ESSENTIALS COLLECTION ($79)

4-Piece

SS15 Lip Products: Laura Mercier, Marc Jacobs and MAC

This week we already had a preview of some new eye liner launches but what about the lips? Here, I have chosen three new releases that caught my attention (as well as the shades, I’d go for which are usually baby pinks or deep berries), but there are actually many more…

SS 15 SS15 lip products makeup Marc Jacobs Laura Mercier MAC Giambattista Valli makeup4all

 

Marc Jacobs Beauty Enamored Hi-Shine Lip Lacquer ($28 from Sephora)

“A high-shine lip lacquer in covetable shades with lasting brilliance. Delivers maximum color and brilliance with its unique Triple Shine Complex, a blend of high-performance ingredients that provide unstoppable wear and shine like “30 coats of lacquer.” ”

Shown above are the shades: 326 Pink Flamingo (bubble pink) and 306 Boom (deep plum shimmer). But there are tonnes of shades to choose from.

MAC X Giambattista Valli

Shades shown are: Bianca B (matte white-pink) and Eugenie ( matte, dark cherry with blue undertone). There are three more shades, hot pink, bright peach and