Designer Michael Kors will be launching his own makeup line, which will be divided into three (3) collections: Sporty, Sexy, and Glam. Each collection will include two shades of Lip Lacquer ($24.00 each), two Lip Luster lip glosses ($24.00 each) and two shades of nail polish ($18.00 each). The Sporty range consists of nudes and taupes, the Sexy range features vibrant reds, and the Glam collection consists of plums and violets.
The line will also include three Bronzing Powders ($50.00 each), a Bronze Powder Brush ($45.00), and a number of sun and body products.
The line will be sold exclusively at Macy’s. Keep reading for more images of the upcoming makeup line! Continue reading
Posted in Brands, Collections, Features, Michael Kors, News, Previews
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Here is a video tutorial for a 40′s-inspired pin-up look.
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Enjoy! Continue reading
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Tagged classic, eyes, face, how to, look, makeup, pin-up, pinup, tutorial, video, Vintage, YouTube
Revlon’s newest Nearly Naked Makeup is a foundation that is marketed as being light and natural-looking while still giving you coverage. It is available in over two (2) dozen shades. The shade I tested and the one depicted in this review is 150 Nude. Continue reading
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Here is the beginning of a new series that features international makeup brands. I’ll start with the brands I tried out from Germany, but I’m hoping to expand to other countries, too.
If there is a particular international brand you’re interested in seeing, let me know in the comments, below. I know a lot of you would like to see Asian brands, but feel free to request anything you want. I’m not promising I’ll be able to get my hands on them, but I’ll try! Continue reading
Posted in Brands, Features, Globetrotting, International Brands, Site
Tagged brands, foreign, Globetrotting, International, makeup, news, series
I often urge readers to avoid irritating ingredients found in a lot of skincare products and makeup. The most frequent and worst offenders are alcohol and fragrances.
Here is a more comprehensive list, from Paula Begoun (aka “the Cosmetic Cop”), that you can use to avoid products that will irritate and damage your skin. Continue reading
Marc Jacobs will be expanding from fragrances into makeup, partnering with Sephora to bring the line to stores at a to-be-determined date.
I will let you know full details when they are available! Continue reading
Posted in Brands, Collections, Marc Jacobs, Misc. Makeup Brands, Previews
Tagged first look, launch, line, makeup, Marc Jacobs, preview, Sephora, sneak peek
Some of you may remember Calvin Klein makeup being sold at Sephora. The company appears to be re-entering the makeup market with CK One Color–its new cosmetics line. The line will include over 130 products that will be available in limited range starting April 2012 and will fully launch in September 2012.
See below for more photos of the upcoming line! Continue reading
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Salma Hayek’s new beauty line “Nuance” will launch in 7,000 CVS drugstores across the country in August. Continue reading
Release date: May 2011 Availability: Chanel counters and chanel.com Here is a sneak peak at Chanel’s upcoming Summer 2011 collection items. The collection has Summer-perfect corals and pinks, in addition to not-so-typical greens.
Release date: Spring 2011 Price: Varies Availability: H&M stores Company’s Description When it comes to make-up, new colours are such an easy way to get a whole new look. Vivid nail polish, shimmering lip gloss and bright eye-shadow hues bring … Continue reading