Can’t get enough of mascara? You’ll love the customizable Buxom Mascara Bar being held at Sephora next month.
According to Sephora, the mascara bar will have a unique concept. Artists from Buxom will help you select 1 of 7 brushes with different functions, then treat you to a personalized eye mini-makeover. The good news is that each mascara is available with the new Vanity Lash formula.
The wands range from curling and contouring wands to wands that gets your lashes strong and long.
Who doesn’t love another nude eye shadow palette, especially one that doesn’t leave a big hole in your wallet?
Maybelline New York The Nudes palette with all-season neutral shades has finally arrived!
You can rock these shades right now in the summer or take them right into the fall. Not only that, the palette can help you get all the looks you want whether it’s daytime, shimmery, or smoky.
Looking to add some glamour to your makeup routine? Here are two products from Rodial Skincare that can help you get there.
With the hot weather finally here, who wants to pack on heavy lipstick and gloss. Rodial’s Glamsticks give your lips color in a nourishing way with a light, lip butter formula enriched with Vitamin E and Cocoa Butter. The formula also contains hyaluronic filling spheres to inject volume and plump lips for a glam look.
Glamsticks come in a wide range of shades, all of which have a slight scent of coconut. I received a sample of Lust, a beautiful all-season pink shade that I’ll be wearing all summer and right into the fall.
If you’re looking to add some drama to your lashes but on a lasting basis, Rodial Glamolash has an eyelash lengthening and thickening serum for naturally glam lashes.
For those who prefer a lighter mascara that still gives you out there length, Clinique has recently launched Lash Power Feathering Mascara.
What’s different about this mascara? Lash Power Feathering Mascara features state-of-the-art polymeric stretching technology which allows for buildable applications. Apply several coats of this mascara with its full, small brush, and you still get separated and defined lashes.
MAC Cosmetics is launching the first daughter/mother makeup collaboration starring the infamous Osbournes: Kelly and Sharon.
The limited-edition colour collection features a vibrant (what else?) selection of shades for eyes, lips, face and nails.
This two-part collection comes in limited-edition packaging inspired by the duo’s signature red and violet colour palettes. You can find the collections online June 2, 2014 and in stores June 12, 2014 through July 10, 2014.
I’m not sure whether I understand why MAC is collaborating with the Osbournes, but I do like the shades in the Sharon Osbourne collection. So far, my favorites are the Lipglass in Pussywillow and Bijou. I’ll also be checking out the neutral Duchess Quad eye palette (shown in the photo above).
Here’s what you’ll find in each collection.
Kelly Osbourne (Purple)
Having trouble getting your spring makeup look organized? Let Clinique lead the way with the Colour Cravings Set.
This goodie bag has everything you need to put together a healthy and fresh look for spring.
How do you get started?
First, apply Moisture Surge Extended Thirst Relief to get your skin dewy. Then, add colour to your eyes with the All About Shadow Quad and High Impact Mascara in Black.
Follow that with shiny nail enamel specially formulated for sensitive skin and a swipe of colour with the chubby stick for lips. Tip: for even more drama, add a hint of colour to your cheeks with the new Clinique Cheek Pop Collection.
Here are the must-haves in the Clinique Colour Cravings Set:
Rose gold jewelry has been making a comeback for the last few years. Now, you can find this universally flattering shade is in all types of makeup products.
Here are few easy ways you can incorporate rose gold into your makeup wardrobe.
A touch of gold in lip gloss is always flattering and Bobbi Brown Lip Gloss in Rose Gold proves it. The pinky gold shimmer in this non-sticky lip gloss adds just a hint of color.
Benefit Cosmetics Longwear Powder Shadow in Nude Swings is a rose gold shade that you can wear for a natural look or apply as a shadow base. This soft and silky shadow comes in a long-wearing formula that makes it last extra long.
It’s great to have long lashes, but not so great if you have just a few of them.
If you’re looking for a volumizing mascara that performs well (for under $10), Voluminous Million Lashes mascara from L’Oréal Paris could become your new favourite.
Not only does the formula for this mascara go on smoothly and clump-free, it also has a unique brush that does the job.
The Millionizer brush has a ton of bristles to separate lashes. The brush is super flexible with both long and short bristles to coat lashes evenly from root to tip. The excess wiper system also removes excess mascara.
Can’t wait for summer? Say au revoir to the cold weather with the Too Faced Pardon My French set.
This sultry kit is inspired by the Riviera and its glitz, glamour, and stunning scenery.
Too Faced Co-Founder and Creative Director Jerrod Blandino created a luscious eye shadow palette that features coral, golden pink, and copper hues that stand-out on their own or mixed together.
Available for a limited time at Sephora, this exclusive set contains all the eye products you need for a fresh summer look, including:
If you’re like me, you’re not up to looking like a leprechaun on St. Patrick’s Day.
However, you can celebrate the day and the coming of spring with a few wearable green beauty picks.
This vibrant nail lacquer from OPI is the perfect color to honor the Emerald Isle. The shade is a sophisticated deep green that works well as the spring sets in.
Use two coats to get a solid color.
The Emerald Oasis Pure Color Eyeshadow Palette palette contains super fine shadows that go on smoothly and evenly. The palette features three green shades (mint, sage, and charcoal green for a liner) and two accent colors (ivory and bronze).
Depending on your mood, you can either go bold with the green shades or strike a subtle tone by adding the accent colors.
Use this velvety liner on your lash line or the inner rim of your eyes for a more dramatic look. The formula is gentle but long-lasting so you’ll still be rocking your St. Paddy’s Day look even if you enjoy one too many Guinness.
[Images: OPI, Estee Lauder, Sephora]
Looking for a big, lash look? Head over to your favorite MAC Cosmetics counter next week and check out the MAC Studio Sculpt Lash mascara.
This new addition to the the MAC Studio Sculpt line features a new brush that grabs each lash for maximum fullness and thickness. The result is a strong, dramatic look with effortless precision.
Here’s a beauty news flash: bold brows are still going strong.
To get your brows up to speed, you definitely need some practice and a little help getting the right look.
Benefit Cosmetics Gimme Brow delivers on natural but sophisticated looking brows, even for newbies or those with sparse-looking brows.
The secret to this little brow plumping tool is the brush-on fiber gel which adheres to hair (and skin) to create brows where before there were none. The natural-looking gel also builds easily using a tapered brush with a precision tip for shaping.
Beauty lovers with a craving for chocolate should be snapping up the latest eye palette from Too Faced.
Not only does this eye shadow set feature a gorgeous assortment of neutral, brown, and pink shades. The 16 matte and shimmer shadows in the Chocolate Bar Eye Palette are also formulated using real cocoa powder.
Why include cocoa powder in eye shadow? Cocoa powder provides antioxidant benefits and helps to reduce any inflammation in your skin.
Enclosed in a sturdy chocolate bar tin, the scented shadows smell like chocolate heaven. Yum yum.
Here’s a list of the shadows (love the names):
- Gilded Ganache (dark chocolate brown)
- White Chocolate (pale beige)
- Milk Chocolate (medium dark brown)
- Black Forrest Truffle (burgundy brown with sparkle)
- Triple Fudge (deep dark brown)
- Salted Caramel (deep golden brown)
- Marzipan (peachy brown)
- Semi-Sweet (medium brown with reddish undertones)
- Strawberry Bon Bon (light pink)
- Candied Violet (cool violet)
- Amaretto (medium brown with sparkle)
- Hazelnut (golden bronze)
- Crème Brulee (dark gold, metallic)
- Haute Chocolate (dark chocolate brown, frosted)
- Cherry Cordial (plum brown)
- Champagne Truffle (pink with gold tone)
Win a Too Faced Chocolate Bar Eye Shadow Palette & More
Too Faced is pairing up with YouTube beauty gurus Weylie Hoang and Promise Phan to spread the call of action to Own Your Pretty. Own Your Pretty is a state of mind and a declaration of one’s self. Makeup is power, giving women the freedom to express themselves, and the confidence to take on the world.
To win the Too Faced Chocolate Bar Eye Shadow Palette and a Better Than Sex Mascara, instagram a look that you own with the hashtag #ownyourpretty:
- Weylie is hosting the contest from now until February 23rd at 11:59 PM PST. The winner will be announced on February 24th.
- Promise will be running the same contest from February 24-28th.
Dare to be bold, standout, be different. Create your own looks and find out what you love. We challenge you to #ownyourpretty!
[Image via Too Faced]
Urban Decay has just launched its latest Naked eye shadow palette: Naked3.
If you’re lucky enough to have the first two naked palettes, here’s why you may want to pick up the latest Naked palette.
The Naked3 Palette contains 12 velvety shadows in rose-hued neutrals including silky shades of gold, bronze, copper, and brown. The shades range from the palest, shimmery pink to the deepest black matte with red micro-glitter.
If you’re too afraid to try the bold makeup look that just about every celeb and supermodel is wearing, there’s another reason you may want to get started.
The Bobbi Brown Old Hollywood collection makes it easy with sultry shadows, lip glosses, and nail polishes designed to celebrate the iconic looks of old Hollywood.
Katie Holmes takes center stage with this line of makeup and proves how good you can look if you go vintage glam.
Here are some of the highlights of the collection.