SS17 Trend: Highlighters

I have posted about some new highlighters a while ago, but this trend is not going anywhere, in fact, it is becoming even more popular. Here are just a few more new highlighters (and new shades from Dior), but there are many more new, and cult favourite, options on the market right now.

Marc Jacobs Beauty Dew Drops Coconut Gel Highlighter, $44 from Sephora

“A lightweight, coconut-infused gel highlighter that can be applied to skin directly or added into foundation or primer for a universally flattering glow, formulated with five forms of coconut and provitamin B5 to help hydrate and nourish skin.”

Too Faced Love Light Prismatic Highlighter, $30 from Sephora

“Liquid-to-powder formula, Love Light takes the best of powder, liquid, baked and cream formulas to create unparalleled color payoff for a pearl radiance and silky smooth texture. It features a luminosity boosting agent and high pearl consistency that instantly brightens.”

There are three shades to choose from and they give some

AW16 New Cheek Products: Marc Jacobs, YSL and tarte

There are so many new products  for the face, lips and eyes, so let’s take a look at them all, we will start with the new cheek items from YSL, Marc Jacobs and tarte.

AW16 New Cheek Products Marc Jacobs, YSL

Marc Jacobs Beauty Air Blush Soft Glow Duo, $42 from Sephora

Features two shades that merge together so you can customize your colour; ultra-lightweight formula and  a radiant finish.

FYI “Air Blush is created using a process called soufflage (French for “air-whipped”) for a silky-soft, cream-like texture that blends effortlessly with the complexion.”

Shades: 508 Night Fever & Hot Stuff – cherry/ deep plum, 506 Flesh & Fantasy – ivory shimmer/ goddess bronze, 504 Kink & Kisses – pale petal/ peachy rose, 502 Lines & Last Night – creamsicle/ deep tangerine and  500 Lush & Libido – petal pink/ orchid pink.

YSL Couture Contouring Palette, $47 from Neiman Marcus

A duo with a matte shade for contouring and a highlighter to illuminate. “Use the

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

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

My Top 3 Red Nail Polishes

It seems like I did not write about red in quite some time… This is why today I want to share about my  top 3 red nail polishes. I love red nail polish so much that it is even my Twitter’s header photo.

My Top 3 Red Nail Polishes Marc Jacobs Revlon Max Factor

So what nail polishes are we talking about?

Marc Jacobs Nail Enamored Hi-Shine Nail Lacquer in Lola (swatch)

This is probably my all time favourite red! It is a hot tomato red which is opaque with only one layer, it is glossy and shiny and last pretty well on my nails. Whenever I am in doubt about my manicure shade – I go for this one. And how gorgeous is that bottle?

Revlon Nail Polish in Revlon Red (swatch)

It is a