Beauty Roundup: Innisfree’s exact opening date, something new from Tom Ford Beauty, & gift sets from AERIN!

Cha-ching! Welcome to sweldo weekend! We hope you saved a bit of your paycheck because this week’s roundup is about to get spendy. Tom Ford Beauty has a new foundation that’s basically flawless in a bottle, and you’ll want check out AERIN and Estee Lauder for the perfect gift set… for yourself! We’ve also got Happy Skin’s fuss-free holiday makeup collection and deets on the Filipina VS Angel who recently shared her beauty secrets with Vogue!

Images via Tom Ford Beauty

Images via Tom Ford Beauty

A magical touch

If you’re constantly looking for new ways to ace your face base, you’ll want to hear about Tom Ford Beauty’s newest creation! The freshly-released Skin-perfecting Traceless Touch Foundation SPF 45 is a satin-matte cushion foundation that gives a natural and radiant glow while still providing coverage! Infused with powerful hydrators and nourishing ingredients, the cushion compact is not only convenient, but good for your skin as well. The Traceless Touch Empty Compact retails for P1,900 while the Traceless Touch Core Cushion retails for P2,800. Give them a swatch at Tom Ford Beauty counters in Adora Greenbelt 5 and Rustan’s Makati!

Image via AERIN

Image via AERIN

Hark the AERIN angels sing!

We know, it’s only November but we’re excited to get started on our Christmas shopping thanks to these all these holiday gift ideas! AERIN has joined in with two extraordinary offerings that no beauty lover can resist. The first is three limited-edition candles (P3,550) that would be perfect for setting the mood. Crowd favorite scents Amber Musk, Mediterranean Honeysuckle, and Lilac Path have all been made into gorgeous candles to fill your rooms with fragrance.

There’s also the limited-edition Eau De Parfum Discovery Set (P6,240) that features five bestselling AERIN fragrances. Mini bottles of Amber Musk, Lilac Path, Waterlily Sun, Mediterranean Honeysuckle, and Hibiscus Palm are housed in a chic ivory box that makes it ready for gifting! If you prefer to keep it a surprise, AERIN also offers gift-wrapping services to help make your holiday shopping that much easier. Don’t forget to give these beauties a whiff at Estee Lauder counters in Rustan’s Makati, Rustan’s Shangri-la, SM Aura, SM Makati, SM Megamall, and Rustan’s Cebu.

Images via Estee Lauder Philippines

Images via Estee Lauder Philippines

A festive and fabulous holiday fantasy

Is this the real life? Is this just fantasy? No, it’s Estee Lauder’s insanely beautiful and decadent holiday collection! This Christmas will have you gushing over Estee Lauder and luxury jewelry designer Monica Rich Kosann’s new collection of compacts inspired by Alice in Wonderland, Peter Pan, Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella, and Hansel and Gretel. Each compact is more than just a piece of makeup and perfume - it’s a keepsake you can enjoy for years to come!

There are 3 collections to choose from: the Solid Perfume Collection, the Pressed Powder Compact Collection, and the Heritage Collection. Bedazzled with brilliant crystals and engraved with popular quotes from each story, “beautiful” doesn’t even begin to describe each piece. We are in love with the Wonderland Tea Party Solid Perfume (P19,880), the Off to the Ball Solid Perfume (P19,880), the Princess Dreams Compact (P12,425), Time for the Queen Compact (P12,425), and the Carousel Solid Perfume (P29,820). Don’t forget to check out these works of art along with other holiday gift sets at Estee Lauder counters in Rustan’s Makati and Rustan’s Shangri-La!

Image via Connie and Luna

Image via Connie and Luna

Feels like I’m finally (Innis)FREE!

Sorry to have to use another song pun, but this news is too good not to sing along to! Remember when we first reported about that boarded up shop back in September that got everyone buzzing? Well, we can now confirm that well-loved K-Beauty brand Innisfree is set to open its doors on Friday, November 23 at the ground floor of SM Mall of Asia! The brand will also be gifting its first 1,000 customers with a tote bag and Innisfree’s Most-Wanted Kit that includes their Green Tea Serum, Super Volcanic Pore Clay Mask, and Jeju Orchid Enriched Cream! Mark your calendars, PV readers, and in case you don’t yet know what to get, check out our stories about Innisfree here, here, and here.

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Image via facebook.com/happyskincosmetics

Image via facebook.com/happyskincosmetics

Happy holidaze!

‘Tis the season to glam up and glow up! But with all the traffic, the shopping, and the busy schedules, how much time do we really have to get all dolled-up for holiday parties? Happy Skin Cosmetics is making it easier with their new collection - Holidaze! Aside from the adorable rose gold and pink packaging, this collection is designed for “no tools needed” application! The collection includes the On The Glow Instant Complexion Perfector Foundation Stick (P1,099) and the Shut Up & Kiss Me Moisturizing Matte Lippies (P649) in Timeless (red) and Bare Your Soul (deep nude). There’s also the Easy Glam Multi-use Mousse Makeup (cream color for your eyes, cheeks, and lips) in Rosy (pink nude) and Coral (terracotta nude)! Shop the collection here and watch out for the Multi-use Mousse drop in December!

Crazy for Kelsey!

Aside from being the first ever Filipina model to walk the coveted Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, Kelsey Merritt is now bringing her effortless beauty secrets to VOGUE! This local beauty is the latest model to star in VOGUE’s popular “Beauty Secrets” series on YouTube. Before doing a fresh-faced, natural makeup look, she even shared some distinctly Pinay beauty hacks like using fresh aloe vera on her hair and coconut oil as her body moisturizer! We can’t wait see Kelsey rock future beauty campaigns and flaunt her easy-going style internationally. Mabuhay ka, Kelsey!

Header images via Estee Lauder