BEAUTY NEWS: LATEST MAKE-UP
MAYBELLINE NEW YORK launches Color Tattoo 24 and the Perfectly Porcelain collection this month. Color Tattoo 24 is a 24 hour cream-gel eye shadow in 7 new colours: Turquoise Forever; Endless Purple; Eternal Gold; On and On Bronze; Eternal Silver; Immortal Charcoal; and Permanent Taupe. Perfectly Porcelain is a nail collection within the Forever Strong Pro range. A formula of calcium, iron, and silica delivers a creamy and durable cover of colour in new colours: Denim Blue; Porcelain Pink; Ceramic Blue; Lilac Charm; and Turquoise Lagoon. www.maybelline.com
MAC has launched a range of limited editions this month. A new version of Zoom Lash mascara, in a waterproof formula, features a three-sided patented brush that holds and separates each lash, coating from root to tip.
Reel Sexy is a bright and bold colour collection of Eye Shadow Duos, Vivid Lipstick, Creamsheen Glass, Eye Kohl, Powder Blush, Lightscapade Mineralize Skinfinish, and Nail Lacquer.
In Extra Dimension is a liquid-powder formula that sculpts, highlights, and models the face. There are three shades of Skinfinish, and 10 shimmering tints of Extra Dimension Eye Shadow in metallic finishes.
Très Cheek is a collection of bright blushes available in six powder shades: Pink Tea (neutral beige pink); Lovecloud (bright mid-tone pink); Peony Petal (bright blue pink); Modern Mandarin (red-orange); Immortal Flower (bright peach); and Full of Joy (frosted lavender).
ALL COLLECTIONS ARE LIMITED EDITIONS. Available from this month, check now at your local MAC counter.
MARC JACOBS is working on a colour cosmetics line with Sephora. A launch date has not yet been confirmed, but in the meatime his fragrance line continues to expand. Soon to launch Dot, is a floral-fruity concoction. Top notes include red berries and dragon fruit, with a floral heart of honeysuckle, jasmine and orange blossom, and a base closes coconut water, vanilla, driftwood and musk.
BENEFIT is introducing 5 new shades to its best-selling concealer Boi-ing. Camouflaging dark circles, shadows and discolouration, apply before using the new Hello Flawless Oxygen Wow foundation. This brightening liquid builds light to medium coverage, helping to boost cellular respiration for a plumping effect. Containing a hydrating complex, and vitamins C and E, and SPF 25, it is available in 9 shades. www.benefitcosmetics.com
BOBBI BROWN Rose Gold Collection was inspired by the make-up artist’s own rose gold wedding band. The range includes Rich Lip Color SPF12 in 6 colours, lip glosses in 4 colours, and limited edition shimmer bricks in pinks, roses, corals, and plums.
A range of new additions to Bobbi Brown also includes: Pot Rouge blusher in new shades, Rose, Uber Beige, Fresh Melon, and Raspberry; and Long-Wear Eye Collection comprising mascara, eye pencils, and cream shadows.
UNE introduces Intuitive Touch BB-Cream Concealer SPF15 this month. Designed to erase dark circles around the eye area, it also claims to provide 8 hour moisturisation and boost radiance. Ecological and organic cosmetic certified by Ecocert, 100% of the ingredients are natural, and 10% are from produced from organic farming. Available in two shades, available from Boots and Superdrug in the UK and Ireland or log on to www.unebeauty.com to check stockists in your country.
ORIGINS multi-tasking BB Cream, A Perfect World BB SPF 15 Age-defense, is a tinted moisturiser with White Tea. In a recent clinical study, the product was found to immediately reduce the appearance of pores and fine lines, hydrate skin and boost radiance. In partnership with Global ReLeaf, for every Perfect World product purchased between April 15-28, Origins will plant a tree, and you can swap an empty skincare product from any brand for a brand new full size moisturiser on April 21. (See Beauty News: Skincare April 3). Available in 6 shades, log on to www.origins.com to buy online or check your nearest stockist.
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