Here is what is happening in the beauty world at the moment...
A pricey new fragrance collection will launch on the 21st of August! "Diana Vreeland Parfums, the fragrance and beauty collection inspired by the personality of the former editor-in-chief of Vogue, has announced its launch into the UK. Exclusively available at Selfridges, the brand, created by Diana's grandson Alexander Vreeland, pays homage to Diana's love of words and passion for colour by infusing those defining elements into each product. The assortment of five Eau de Parfums, each named after a Diana Vreeland quote, include: Extravagance Russe, a blend of rich ambers and rare resins; Absolutely Vital, a composition of Indian sandalwood, Turkish rose and jasmine absolute, with notes of myrrh resin, opoponax resin and nuances of vanilla;Perfectly Marvelous, comprising notes of jasmine absolute, lacquered red sandalwood, pimento, jasmine sambac and cashmere woods;Simply Divine, comprising notes of tuberose, orange flower absolute, jasmine absolute, Indian sandalwood, orris, cashmere woods, tonka beans and musk; and Outrageously Vibrant, a signature of cassis, rose and patchouli."
Are you a fan of EOS lip balms? Well two new fragrances have just launched state side - Vanilla Mint and Coconut Milk. They apparently boast a new formula that is more moisturising than the original. I for one will be looking out for the new EOS Visibly Soft Lip Balms.
Today sees the launch of lots of new GOSH products! "GOSH Cosmetics has announced the launch of new products to its range of cosmetics. New 9 Shades comprises three mirrored compacts, each containing nine shades which can be mixed and matched. The compacts are available in three city-based shade combinations including To enjoy in NewYork (nudes), To have fun with in LA (aqua - pictured above) and To play with in Vegas (brights). The Defining Brow Gel is a colour and gel combined in one wand. The formula shapes, lifts and defines brow hairs while adding a tint of colour. The brow gel is available in three shades including 001 Brown, 002 Brown/Grey and 003 Black.Giant Blush offers a supersize cream-to-powder stick that adds a soft touch of subtle colour in a silky texture that is easy to blend. Available in three shades: 02 Shy, 04 Passion and 06 Pink Parfait. The Double Precision Mascara offers a two-brush tool for long lashes with definition. The large brush adds extreme volume to upper lashes, while the small brush allows for individual definition on the lower lashes."
As a perfume addict this really interests me, it is nice to see more than just your typical shower gel or body lotion scent spin off's! "KENZO Parfums has announced the launch of KENZOKI, a new skincare collection exclusive to feelunique.com. The new range features a selection of cosmetic products for the face and body built around three plants from Asia: white lotus, ginger flower and rice. The plant sap (plant water) is extracted without the use of chemicals and is infused in every formula. The extract is 100% natural and contains a balance of essential oils, trace elements and mineral salts. Key products featured include: Belle de Jour White Lotus Serum, which preserves and protects skin so it can focus on its cellular renewal; Cream With A Sheen, a cream infused with white lotus and pink peony that provides the face with a glowing, unified complexion while refining skin texture; and Milky Rice Body Scrub, containing rice active plant essence, rice wax and rice powder to soften and nourish the skin. Other products in the collection include: Belle De Jour Angel Eyes, Belle De Jour For A Face In Heaven, Belle De Jour White Lotus Mask, Gentle Cleansing Lotus Mousse, Moisturising Skin Guardian, Cosmic Cosmetic Cream, Ice Cold Eye Cream, Vital Ice Cream, Perfumed Beneficial Water, Bare Body Night Cream and Barefeet Fantasy."
I have already blogged about the following bronzers here - link but here is a little more information. They will launch on the 6th of August and cost £7.99 via Boots. "Cosmetic brand Bourjois has announced the launch of two new versions of its Délice de Poudre bronzer. The new Délice de Poudre Duo, offering a bronzing powder and highlighter, features a deep chocolate matte shade that provides the face with a natural tan while contouring, while the white chocolate illuminating shade instantly adds highlights to complexions, sculpting facial features. New Délice de Poudre Gold Bronzing Powder is designed for the cheekbones and décolleté, featuring subtle golden highlights and fine golden pearly extracts. Each version has the chocolate fragrance of the original."
It wouldn't be a daily update from me without at least one mention of a Christmas product haha! I'm not even sorry! "Skincare brand STEAMCREAM has announced the launch of Bright New Star, a new gift for Christmas, containing a 35ml tin filled with the brand's renowned moisturiser. The product softens, calms and restores vitality for radiant skin. Suitable for all skin types, steamed nutrient rich ingredients absorb instantly and nourish skin at a deeper level." This will launch this coming November via Sefridges, ASOS and Debenhams and cost £7.95.
Have a lovely evening!