Bobbi Brown Holiday 2012 Collection

Limited-edition
Release Date: Currently Available
Availability: Bobbi Brown, Nordstom, Macy’s

Company’s Description

So many people on your list, so little time. Not to worry: Bobbi’s holiday lineup of beautiful gift sets and perfect palettes has everyone covered from your best friend to your boss…and while you’re at it, why not treat yourself?

These palettes embrace the holiday spirit of gift giving with fun and festive shades.
– Bobbi Brown

Here is a look into Bobbi Brown’s Holiday 2012 collection. Keep reading for product descriptions and photos!

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Review & Swatches: Sephora + Pantone Universe Lip Luster Lipstick in “Raspberry Radiance”

Sephora + Pantone Universe Lip Luster Lipstick in Raspberry Radiance

Availability: Sephora
Price: $18.00

Company’s Description

Fall under the spell of the Alchemy of Color Collection, an enchanting collaboration between Pantone Universe and Sephora that marries the hottest shades of the season with exclusive formulation and finish. This double-chambered lipstick is highly pigmented, with a metallic core enveloped in a crystallized, moisturizing lip balm for a multifaceted effect. The formula moisturizes and protects with castor oil and candelilla, while water-resistant polymers lock-in color and hydration. The collection includes a kaleidoscope of vivid colors and a light, peach-mango flavor. Bring the brilliant hues to life as you mix and match to create your own magic.

Sephora has continued into the Fall/Winter 2012 season in its partnership with Pantone Universe. Included in the Fall/Winter line are the Lip Luster Lipsticks, which are a combination of lipstick and lip balm. This product comes in five (5) different shades. This review is for the shade Raspberry Radiance–a glittery dahlia mauve.


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Shu Uemura & Karl Lagerfeld Mon Shu Uemura Collection – Holiday 2012

Limited-edition
Release Date: November 2012
Availability: Shu Uemura

Take a first look into the products releasing with Shu Uemura’s collaboration collection with Karl Lagerfeld! The product details, especially the prices, are yet to be finalized. So for now, here are images of the items. Enjoy!


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Review & Swatches: Guerlain Rouge G De Guerlain L’Extrait in M69 “Orgueil”

Guerlain Rouge G De Guerlain L’Extrait in M69 Orgueil

Availability: Sephora, Nordstrom
Price: $48.00

Company’s Description

Liquid, creamy, consistent, ultra-pigmented and velvety, Rouge G L’Extrait exceptional lip color is the perfect cross between a lipstick and a gloss. The liquid texture glides gently over the lip and within a few moments, the silky color becomes matte. This non-sticky, non-drying, and non-feathering texture leaves your lips looking flawless for hours.

Guerlain’s newest lip gloss is its Rouge G De Guerlain L’Extrait. It comes in seven (7) shades. This review is for the shade Orgueil (French for “pride”)–a deep, ruby red with red shimmer.

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OPI So So Skullicious Collection – Halloween 2012

Limited-edition
Release Date: September 2012
Price: $12.50 ($14.95 CAN)
Availability: ULTA, Dillard’s, JCPenney, Pure Beauty, Regis, Trade Secret

Company’s Description

Celebrate the lives of the dearly departed with OPI’s festive Dia de los Muertos-inspired shades, arriving just in time for Halloween, for a limited time only. The new So So Skullicious mini pack includes four mini lacquers in supernaturally bright and bold orange, pink, yellow and black hues.

The So So Skullicious set also includes 10 nail decals for instantaneous nail design, offering vibrant variations of the iconic Dia de los Muertos skull.

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OPI Pink of Hearts Collection 2012

Limited-edition
Release Date: September through October 2012
Price: $14.95 ($20.95 CAN)
Size: 0.5 fl oz x 2
Availability: ULTA, Dillard’s, JCPenney, Pure Beauty, Regis, Trade Secret

Company’s Description

OPI announces the launch of its sixth annual limited edition Pink of Hearts promotion, featuring the classic pale pink shade I Think in Pink and the new sparkle-packed hue You Glitter Be Good to Me. This duo pack is designed to raise awareness and funds for breast cancer research and support. In 2012, OPI will donate $25,000 in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month (October) to Susan G. Komen for the Cure®. OPI will also donate $5,000 to Rethink Breast Cancer in Canada.

“Organizations like Susan G. Komen and Rethink Breast Cancer offer hope to everyone whose lives have been touched by breast cancer, and OPI is proud to aid these organizations’ global effort in eliminating this disease,” says Suzi Weiss-Fischmann, OPI Executive VP & Artistic Director. “Breast cancer afflicts millions of women worldwide, and Pink of Hearts is OPI’s way of creating new visibility to honor those who have valiantly battled breast cancer, and support those who continue to fight.”

Pink of Hearts 2012 includes two shades sold in one pack – the pale pink I Think in Pink and the vibrant You Glitter Be Good to Me. This sparkly lacquer is packed with both micro and macro glitters in pink and magenta, and can be worn alone or layered on top of I Think in Pink. Each bottle of I Think in Pink and You Glitter Be Good to Me nail lacquer has a special pink-ribbon cap wrap in support of breast cancer awareness.



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Givenchy Holiday 2012 Collection

Limited-edition
Release Date: November 2012
Availability: Sephora, Saks Fifth Avenue

Here is a look into Givenchy’s upcoming Holiday 2012 Collection. Keep reading for images and preliminary product information!

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