Beauty Roundup: A new face for Estee Lauder PH, Jaclyn Hill Cosmetics, and a multi-billion $$$ acquisition
It looks like rain isn’t the only thing pouring in this week. The beauty world has got a ton of new releases, exciting launches, and epic teasers that’ll have you curled up into a ball of joy while sipping on some drama-free tea! This week’s roundup includes Jaclyn Hill’s much-awaited makeup collection (spoiler alert: it’s launching ASAP!), Estee Lauder Philippines’ fresh young endorser, and mask goodies from The Ordinary. We also got deets on a billion-dollar beauty acquisition so get ready for some epic beauty updates!
Ylona one for me
Talk about Pinay pride! Ylona Garcia is the newest ambassador for Esteé Lauder Philippines! The actress-singer fronts the campaign for the brand’s hot new release: the Pure Color Envy Lip Repair Potion. Known for her gorgeous morena skin and standout features, the beauty is the perfect way to inject some youth into such a classic and well-loved brand. Congratulations, Ylona!
Hill-lelujah, it’s finally happening
We didn’t think this day would ever come. After a ton of delays, personal struggles, and loads of teasers with no other details, YouTuber Jaclyn Hill is finally launching her own makeup brand, and it’s happening this month! With an Instagram following of almost 400,000, we’re ready to see what “So Rich. So Buttery. So Good.” means for the brand. Knowing Jaclyn, we’re expecting some serious pigmentation, glow, glitter, and fabulousness! Jaclyn Hill Cosmetics is set to launch on May 30, 2019. It’s time to bring on the GLOW!
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Cover up that acne
Time to bust out them wallets, PV fam, because The Ordinary has just announced that they are launching a brand new face mask! The Salicylic Acid 2% Masque targets the removal of dead skin cells, helps clear out pores, and remove excess sebum. Infused with charcoal and clay, this mask is perfect for those those with oily and acne-prone skin! Set to launch on May 29, the Salicylic Acid 2% Masque will retail for just $12. We might just be adding this to our skincare routines!
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It’s a pigment party!
Well, this was unexpected! Known for their killer eyeshadow palettes, stunning highlighters, and on-fleek brow products, Anastasia Beverly Hills always brings on the most epic products launches. Their latest baby will not only bring the bling, but will push you to try out something new in your makeup routine! The ABH Loose Pigments ($22) may look similar to the iconic MAC Pigments, but these bad boys can be used for your entire body. Oh yes, you read that right. Formulated with finely milled and pearlescent shimmers, these pigments are guaranteed to make you glow from top to tow. Available in five shades (Icy, Crystal, Daiquiri, Sand, and Desert) the pigments are now available on the ABH website.
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Bigger and better
Another day, another billion-dollar beauty acquisition. Actually make is a $3.7 billion one. It has been confirmed that Avon has been acquired by Brazilian personal care company Natura & Co., becoming the fourth largest global beauty company! This will help bring Avon into more foreign markets, and aid future product developments. Natura & Co. already has The Body Shop and Aesop under its belt, so the addition of Avon is just the perfect fit. We can’t wait to see what new products and campaigns will emerge from this venture!
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