Tag: spring 2012 makeup

New Launches: New CID, Sigma, MeMeMe, Melvita and 2True

Here are some new beauty releases that you may enjoy!

First of all New CID came out with eight mousse waterproof eye shadows: Zinc, Twilight, Tourmaline, Purple Quartz, Moss, Crystal Quartz, Cobalt and Chocolate Opal.

The price is £14. These are already available and you can get them from www.newcidcosmetics.com / www.qvcuk.com

There are also three new shades of MeMeme Dew Pots which will be available from  7th June for £7.25 from the brand’s website and Superdrug.

The shades are: Twilight Bliss, Coral Blossom and Silk Dust.


Sigma Beauty released

Spring 2012: MeMeMe Cosmetics Boho Balms and Sleek Eau La La Waterproof Pencils

I am actually really loving these MeMeMe Boho Balms which come in these pretty floral tins. There are two colour variations – Rouge and Coral.

These will be available from Superdrug stores and online (mememecosmetics.co.uk)  from  7th June. At first at a special introductory price of £4.50. But the regular price will be £6.50.

I am also  very excited about the new

Bobbi Brown Long Wear Eye Collection for Spring 2012

Bobbi Brown, who is famous for her amazing gel eye liners, released the new long-wearing eye pencils, new shades of cream eye shadows and new mascara.

I really love the model that was on the promo photos of the last few Bobbi’s collections.  On this promo she is wearing  Smoky Topaz and Velvet Plum Long-Wearing  eye shadows with Jet and Mahogany eye liners on the eyes. Nude Pink blush oh the cheeks and Pink Opal gloss on the lips.

The products from the collections are: Intensifying Long-Wearing Mascara (£18/$24), Long-Wear Cream Eye Shadows (£17/$24) in three new

Ellis Faas Makeup Set for Spring 2012

Here is a preview of Ellis Faas makeup set for Spring 2012.

The set contains:

  • Creamy Eyes E106,  a lilac taupe
  •  Light E304, lilac
  •  Milky Lips L207, juicy, nude pink
Ellis suggests using  Creamy Eyes E106 for a soft smokey eye and Light E304 for amethyst-like sparkly highlights.

You are actually saving money when you get this set as it retails for  €65 / US$85 / £55 which is cheaper than getting these three products individually.

Tom Ford Makeup Collection for Spring 2012

So here is a preview of one of the luxurious Tom Ford  Makeup collection for Spring 2012 which is all about the metallic shades. There are four eye shadows and four matching nail polishes,  metallic lip gloss and two blushes.

Here are the promo photos. I know that such look is popular for SS but I personally don’t like that many metallic shades in one look…

The products are:

Cream Color for Eyes (LE), £28/$40

  • Platinum
  • Guilt
  • Spice
  • Illicit

‘Highly reflective, ultra–pigmented formula combines advanced color technology with antioxidant ingredients to deliver pure, luminous color and an ultra–smooth finish that is non–creasing and long–wearing. ‘

 Spring Collection Nail Lacquer, (LE) £25/$30

  • Silver Smoke
  • Gold Haze
  • Burnt Topaz
  • Burnished Rouge

‘Extra–amplified, metallic–shine nail lacquer. Formulated with unique mirror pearls to maximize the metal effect and create a