Lancôme has been kind enough to invite Temptalia and its readers to their Boutique in Short Hills Mall in New Jersey on Friday, February 1st. You will be able to snag much the anticipated Christopher Kane Juicy Tubes that will not launch officially until mid-March. This is your chance to feel like a Fashion Week model as you can get catwalk ready with Daniel Martin, Fashion Week and Celebrity Makeup Artist extraordinaire. Get ready to meet Melissa Walker, author of “Violet on the Runway” as well as the Lancome Backstage Makeup Team and spokesmodel Selena Breed.
WHEN: Friday, February 1, 2008, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
WHERE: Lancôme | The Boutique | 1200 Morris Turnpike Short Hills, NJ 07078
Gift Bags, Mocktails and Cupcakes! Enter to win a luxurious prize!
RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org (Please include full name, phone number and that you are RSVPing for the New Jersey event, and make sure you tell her you’re a Temptalia reader!)
Be the first to: Get your hands on limited edition Juicy Tubes created by hot London Fashion Designer Christopher Kane. Read Melissa Walker’s newest book “Violet by Design.” Get the hottest beauty looks for spring, straight from the artists who worked backstage. Receive a complimentary copy of “Violet by Design” and an official Lancôme Backstage t-shirt with any purchase of a limited edition Christopher Kane Juicy Tubes and a Lancôme Mascara.
I really wish I could make it, but unfortunately I will not be able to as I will be flying into NYC that day. I know we have some New Jersey readers, so I hope a few of you can attend (and of course, tell us all the details!). Have fun dolls!
Recently, I played with several of the upcoming products available from Lancome’s spring collection, L.U.C.I., which is a gorgeous collction based on luminous, iridescent hues. I tried out Sunray and Seashell Color Fever Gloss; Desert Pink and Luminous Color Fever Shine; and Ombre Glacee in Morning Pearl.
Check out lip swatches and an in-depth review of the products… Continue reading →
Who is L.U.C.I.? A better question might be what is L.U.C.I.? It stands for Luminous Colorless Color Intelligence and it’s the latest technology from the Lancome laboratories. Gucci Westman, the celebrated makeup artist and Lancome’s artistic director, was captivated by the beauty of sand, the iridescence of shells and the play of light on water at different beaches around the world and turned to the labs to bring her inspiration to reality. Gucci test-drove some of her new creations at Peter Som’s Spring 2008 show. “I wanted the models’ makeup to look easy and sexy,” says Gucci. “I gave the eyes a bit of a pop with Ombre Glacee for a sultry effect.”
Read about this new technology and all the products coming with it! Continue reading →
Lancome introduces us to a very sleek and classy holiday line called Precious Light. There are two color focus quads featured — Black Tie Affair and The Night is Young ($40.00). You will find their bestselling Juicy Tubes in a gift set with eight miniature sized glosses ($18.50). Enjoy their Shimmer Eye Set with three loose shadows, an eyeshadow brush, and eye makeup remover ($42.50). Love that? Don’t forget their Lip Set ($42.50)! You’ll also enjoy their eye palettes with six eyeshadows in each–they’re putting out two, Diamond Studs and Topez Kisses ($45.00 each). If you need a long lasting lip stain, try their Potion of Love in Ruby Kisses ($18.50). For some pricier items, Lancome introduces “La Collection D’Or”, which includes powder brush adorned with a 24K gold handle ($65.00); a compact (luxuriously designed with Swarovski crystals and gold trimmings) with pressed powder ($100.00); and finally the gift set, exclusive to Neiman Marcus, which features the compact just mentioned, as well as reshapinng and replenishing lipcolour in Red Light ($135.00). Stay tuned for holiday 2007, sure to show up soon on www.lancome-usa.com.