Urban Decay Vice Lipstick in 100 Shades Launching in June

Urban Decay Vice Lipstick
Urban Decay Vice Lipstick

Today, Urban Decay announced that it is re-releasing/reformulating their lipstick line, which will be launched as Vice Lipstick in 100 shades (new, old, and returning favorites). There will be 20 additional shades that will be exclusive to Sephora. There will be six finishes: Mega Matte, Comfort Matte, Cream, Metallized, Sheer and Sheer Shimmer. The lipsticks will retail for $17 and be available June 5th. As soon as I have more information, I will be sure to share.

Pat McGrath Skin Fetish 003 Now at Sephora

Pat McGrath Skin Fetish Set
Pat McGrath Skin Fetish Set

Turn your skin on with Skin Fetish 003 and transcend your look. Experiment with an array of exquisite effects—from bare, to dewy, to stunning luminosity—beyond the spectrum. This kit is packed with backstage secrets so you can pull off seductive, sublime skin. Take highlighting to the next dimension with this addictive trio’s incandescent pigment, buffer brush, and dual-ended Shiny Stick™. It includes a lustrous highlighter on one end and beautifying balm on the other to amplify and accentuate your best features.


Now online for VIB/VIBE Rouges, May 10th for all customers


The Details

Skin Fetish 003 | $72.00 | Limited Edition

  • Nude Shiny Stick highlighter + balm duo, 003 Pigment, Buffer 003 Brush
  • Golden Shiny Stick highlighter + balm duo, 003 Pigment, Buffer 003 Brush

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Make Up For Ever Aqua XL Waterproof Eye Pencils for Summer 2016

Make Up For Ever Aqua XL Eye Pencil Waterproof Eyeliners
Make Up For Ever Aqua XL Eye Pencil Waterproof Eyeliners

A pro artist favorite, Aqua XL Eye Pencil Waterproof Liner’s superior, long-lasting formula will not smudge, crease, or fade until you remove it. Its innovative formula blends intense, rich color with a super-gliding texture. This versatile liner’s smooth texture effortlessly glides onto lids without skipping or tugging while delivering intense, one-swipe color that lasts all day. Perfect for creating a tight line or smudging for a shadow effect, it features shades that range from everyday neutrals to bright pastel pops.



The Details

Aqua XL Eye Pencil Waterproof Eyeliner | $21.00 | New, Permanent

  • M-92 Matte pastel purple
  • I-90 Iridescent pop purple
  • M-80 Matte plum
  • D-62 Diamond brown
  • M-60 Matte dark brown
  • S-50 Satiny taupe
  • ME-42 Metallic bronze
  • M-40 Matte pastel yellow
  • I-36 Iridescent khaki
  • I-34 Iridescent pop green
  • M-30 Matte pastel green
  • I-32 Iridescent lagoon green
  • M-26 Matte pastel blue
  • I-24 Iridescent blue with green sparkles
  • M-22 Matte majorelle blue
  • S-20 Satiny navy blue
  • M-16 Matte white
  • M-14 Matte charcoal gray
  • D-12 Diamond black
  • M-10 Matte black

Charli XCX Festival Faves | $49.00 | VIB Rouge, Limited Edition, Online Only

Instantly create intense liner looks with Charli XCX Festival Faves 4 Waterproof Eyeliners. MAKE UP FOR EVER joined forces with pop star Charli XCX, best known for chart-topping hits, such as “Boom Clap,” “Fancy” with Iggy Azalea and “I Love It” with Icona Pop. Her bold, artistic, transformative nature and energetic stage presence exemplify the creative spirit of MAKE UP FOR EVER and the Aqua XL collection. These eye pencils feature an innovative formula with an ultra-creamy glide and waterproof, rich color for fun makeup looks that last from show to show. Includes:

  • M-10 Matte black
  • I-24 Iridescent blue with green sparkles
  • M-80 Matte plum
  • M-30 Matte pastel green

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MAC Vibe Tribe Collection for Summer 2016

MAC Vibe Tribe Collection
MAC Vibe Tribe Collection

Lose control in lips painted reckless shades of red and coral, or a flash of gold. Let your eyes escape reality in teal, cobalt mandarin and charcoal, as free-spirited nails glisten in succulent tangerine and the perfect, buttery nude with M∙A∙C Vibe Tribe. Join the tribe. Feel the vibe.


Online May 12th, in-stores May 19th at all locations

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Editor’s Note: MAC’s newest collection–Vibe Tribe–has generated some controversy over the last couple weeks for cultural appropriation and/or cultural insensitivity. Both Refinery29 and The Huffington Post posted earlier this week with an official statement from the brand, which stated that: “The collection, including the visuals, product lineup, and naming, is inspired by art, outdoor music festivals, and the colors of the desert. The collection has absolutely no connection to nor was it inspired by the Native American cultures.”

Outdoor festivals are rife with instances of cultural appropriation in the form and manner many dress and accessorize (one of the more egregious examples is the wearing of headdresses–something some festivals have actually banned to avoid future instances of cultural appropriation). I don’t think it’s a surprise that between the pattern on the packaging, some of the shade names, promotional imagery, and a collection name with “tribe” in it that it is making some consumers at least question the inspiration/connection. I wish MAC would have considered partnering with a Native designer or artist to create a collection that could truly pay homage to that person’s culture, roots, and inspiration of their craft. They have done this in the past where we have seen the collaborator’s inspiration in the forms of shade names and packaging, so it is a disappointment that they didn’t go that route here. I hope the brand will consider doing more research into their themes going forward.

Edited at 10:57AM PST: Please be RESPECTFUL to each other, whether you agree with the person or disagree with them. This is a place for civil, thoughtful discussion, not condescension, insults, or other ways of trivializing how someone feels or doesn’t feel.

The Details

Call of the Canyon Eyeshadow Palette | $36.00 U.S. / $43.50 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Call of the Canyon Frosty off-white (Veluxe Pearl)
  • Fool’s Gold Dirty olive gold (Frost)
  • Summer Sun Frosty peach orange (Frost)
  • Thunderbolt Dark charcoal with gold pearl (Lustre)

Wild Horses Eyeshadow Palette | $36.00 U.S. / $43.50 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Brule Soft creamy beige (Satin) (Permanent)
  • Charcoal Brown Muted taupe-brown (Matte) (Permanent)
  • Wild Horses Deep espresso (Satin)
  • Blue Mesa Deep turquoise (Satin)

Lipstick | $18.00 U.S. / $22.50 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Tanarama Pale beige with golden shimmer (Frost) (Permanent)
  • Arrowhead Bare nude (Matte)
  • Painted Sunset Bright orange-red (Amplified)
  • Pure Vanity Pale peach nude (Lustre) (Repromote)
  • Hot Chocolate Dirty plum (Satin) (Repromote)

Patentpolish Lip Pencil | $21.00 U.S. / $25.50 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Tumbleweed Soft nude
  • Teen Dream Bright pinkish coral matte (Repromote)
  • Caravamp Reddish-orange
  • Desert Evening Clear with pearl (Online Exclusive)
  • Rio Grande Romance Bright fuchsia

Powder Blush | $23.00 U.S. / $27.50 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Modern Mandarin Red-orange (Satin) (Permanent)
  • Adobe Brick Burnt-red (Satin)
  • Painted Canyon Mid-tone coral (Satin) (Online Exclusive)

Cream Colour Base | $23.00 U.S. / $27.50 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Yellow Topaz Light golden champagne

Bronzing Powder | $27.00 U.S. / $32.50 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Matte Bronze Bare shouldered bronze (Permanent)
  • Refined Golden Finely spun golden with soft pearl (Permanent)
  • Firebrush Reddish bronze with golden sparkle

Studio Sculpt Defining Bronzing Powder | $33.00 U.S. / $38.50 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Delphic Coppery bronze with gold sparkles (Repromote)
  • Golden Rinse Light brick reddish bronze with fine shimmer (Repromote)

Gleamtones Powder | $33.00 U.S. / $38.50 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Dunes at Dusk Multi-colour

Studio Nail Lacquer | Limited Edition

  • Blazing Hot Bright orange (Cream)
  • Skin Light peach beige (Cream) (Permanent)

Brush | Limited Edition

  • 125 Split Fibre Dense Face Brush ($36.00 U.S. / $43.50 CAD)
  • 127 Split Fibre Face Brush ($36.00 U.S. / $43.50 CAD)
  • 228/226 Double Ended Brush ($35.00 U.S. / $42.00 CAD)

Makeup Bag | $35.00 U.S. / $42.00 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Painted Desert Makeup Bag 1
  • Painted Desert Makeup Bag 2

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MAC Pro Longwear Colour Stick Collection for Summer 2016

MAC Pro Longwear Waterproof Colour Stick Collection
MAC Pro Longwear Waterproof Colour Stick Collection

Long-wearing, vibrant and impactful, Pro Longwear Waterproof Colour Stick glides onto eyes, delivering high-definition colour and medium-to-full coverage in a single swipe. The sleek jumbo pencil is absolutely effortless, providing ultimate versatility, whether you’re going for a thick, chunky statement liner, or all-over colour from lash to lid.


Online May 12th, in-stores on May 19th at all locations

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The Details

Pro Longwear Waterproof Colour Stick | $22.00 U.S. / $26.00 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Creme-Filled Soft champagne with gold pearl
  • Iris Eyes Light blue grey with pearl
  • Royally Blue Royal blue
  • Silver Coin Frosty silver
  • Copperpot Copper
  • Tea Leaves Mid-tone dirty mauve
  • Bitter Clove Deep brown
  • Lilacked Light purple with gold reflect
  • Soft Steel Dirty brown grey
  • Ever Evergreen Emerald green
  • Midnight Shadows Deep plum
  • Frisky Blue Bright cobalt
  • Flat White White
  • At the Beach Soft skin nude
  • Cinder Black black
  • Bleached Out Beige Dirty metallic with gold pearl
  • Sweet Violeta Soft metallic violet
  • Sand Bar Soft camel nude
  • Sweet Praline Soft peach
  • Madly Sunny Bright acid green
  • Tabby Warm, clean nude

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MAC x Chris Chang Collection for May 2016

MAC x Chris Chang Collection
MAC x Chris Chang Collection

China’s most outlandish fashion designer, Chris Chang, puts an acid-soaked twist on her modern M·A·C collection, featuring a vivid kaleidoscope of cutting-edge colour, inspired by the ancient Chinese art form Kunqu. Surreal hues of Lipstick, Cream Colour Base and Eye Shadow, and specially designed packaging, are saturated in her signature dramatic flair.


Online May 5th, in select locations on May 12th

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The Details

Lipstick | $20.00 U.S. / $25.00 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Gold Xixi Pastel lemony yellow (Lustre)
  • Cloud Gait Pastel turquoise (Lustre)
  • Plum Princess Pastel plummy lavender (Matte)
  • Dddevilish Pastel hot pink (Matte)
  • Vermillion Vee Clean, true red (Matte)

Eyeshadow | $17.00 U.S. / $27.50 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Royal Woo Pastel lemon yellow (Matte)
  • Pale Pipa Pastel turquoise (Matte)
  • Electric Mandarin Neon mandarin orange (Matte)
  • Mu Mu Bloom Hot pink (Matte)

Cream Colour Base | $23.00 U.S. / $27.50 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Peony Pavilion Hot pink
  • Rich Coral Orange
  • Sock-it Xiqu Dirty lavender

Prep + Prime Transparent Finishing Powder/Pressed | $29.50 U.S. / $35.00 CAD | Limited Edition Packaging

  • Transparent White/transparent (Specially Packaged)

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