Beauty Roundup: Estée Lauder's new store, Mariah’s latest venture, and BECCA’s glowing future
We’ve reached the halfway mark for 2017, PV girls! Are you buzzing? Well you should be, because this week’s roundup has everything you need to start June right. If you enjoyed watching Wonder Woman (and yes, you should go see it this weekend if you haven't yet) Benefit has got the cutest kit to remind you how super you are! Love high fashion and haute couture? One of the biggest names in fashion is collaborating with a makeup company. Obsessed with Mariah Carey’s tunes? Well, she’s about to start her own makeup company! We’ve got it all listed down for you, girls, so happy reading!
Keeping Up With Karl
After the success and buzz over the Balmain x L’Oreal lipstick line, another haute couture genius and fashion legend is coming out with an amazing collab. Chanel creative director and runway extraordinaire Karl Lagerfeld is teaming up with Australian cosmetic company ModelCo to release a limited edition collection come 2018! The collection will revolve around the theme “Illuminated Beauty” and be available worldwide. No word yet on what exactly the collection will include but knowing Karl (and remembering the Shupette line), it’s going to be classy and beautiful.
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Isn’t That Magical
Known for their famous Amazonian clay powders and pigmented shadows, Tarte Cosmetics is coming out with another palette that’s got us excited! Infused with the same Amazonian clay, the Make Magic Happen ($32) eyeshadow palette is the latest double-duty goodie to hit the beauty world. With 9 shadows ranging from metallic to matte, the formula applies creamy then dries down to a powder finish. With copper, gold, plum and bronze tones, this palette is every neutral eye lover’s dream. Formulated with vitamin E and mineral pigments, the palette can be used everyday without stripping the skin around your eyes. The Make Magic Happen Palette launches on June 25 on the Ulta site and in stores on July 9. It's limited edition so better start figuring out how to get your hands on this one!
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One Sweet (Launch) Day
Is it just a sweet, sweet fantasy? Do makeup and a diva belong together because Mariah Carey is working on setting up her own makeup company! The music diva revealed that she’s starting a cosmetics line with best friend and manager Stella Bulochnikov. Despite her uber successful collaborations with MAC Cosmetics and Elizabeth Arden, the songstress still feels that it isn’t enough - she needs her own products and store! Her brand, which has yet to be named, will sell makeup, skincare, and fragrances. She’s even planning to open up a store in Beverly Hills! Set to launch around Christmas time, this might just be the sparkly present you’ll find under your tree. We’ll be sure to let you girls know more information once other details have been released!
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The Highlight of Our Lives
Highlight on fleek, and soon to be available in 6 shades! As if their Bronze Amber Shimmering Skin Perfector or purple primer weren’t enough to make us realize they mean business, BECCA Cosmetics has just announced that they’re coming out with more highlighters and, get this, liquid lip toppers! The new Becca Light Chaser Highlighters and Liquid Crystal Lip Toppers will both help ensure that you always have a glow about you. The highlighters mimic kaleidoscopes with color shifting elements, and are a combination of the Shimmering Skin Perfector Pressed Highlighter with new prismatic hues.
The Light Chaser Highlighter for Face & Eye highlighter shades include Pearl Flashes Gold, Rose Quartz Flashes Seashell, Champagne Dream Flashes Bellini, and Opal Flashes Jade, Amethyst Flashes Geode and Topaz Flashes Gilt. The Liquid Crystal Lip Topper Glow Gloss come in the shades Amethyst X Geode, Topaz X Gilt, Champagne Dream X Belini, Opal X Jade, Pearl X Gold and Rose Quartz X Seashell. The 6 highlighters and 6 glosses are due to be early this June on Sephora and the BECCA website.
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Wonder (Woman) No More
Benefit Cosmetics is known for its quirky packaging and adorable product names so when they decide to collab with an iconic figure, we know it’s going to be GORG AF. Thanks to the lovely Gal Gadot, the Amazonian princess is again getting the attention she deserves. Solely available on the HSN site (but we’re hoping it will hit Benefit stores soon) the Benefit x Wonder Woman kit is all the rage! For just $49, you get the They're Real! Mascara, Benetint Lip & Cheek Stain, High Beam Liquid Highlighter, and They're Real! Double The Lip dual lipstick and liner, in the fitting shade of Revved Up Red - all amounting to $100! Let’s hope this charges into local stores ASAP!
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One of our favorite makeup brands, Estée Lauder, has just opened their newest and biggest store right at the SM Mega Fashion Hall! Located on the first floor right across ZARA, the spacious, beautifully-lit and gorgeously organized shop is our newest beauty haven. We're big fans of their legendary Advance Night Repair Serum and we trooped over to play with the makeup and find our Double Wear Foundation shade matches! Make sure to drop by soon to find your shade match and get a sample of their famous foundation.
Have a great weekend, ladies!
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