Friday, April 10th, 2015

Tom Ford Beauty Soleil Collection for Summer 2015
Tom Ford Beauty Soleil Collection for Summer 2015

The Summer 2015 Tom Ford Soleil Collection captures the sensuality of summer. Eyes smolder in burnished tones or metallic shades while cheeks glow with luminous warmth. Completing the captivating effect, the Tom Ford Shimmering Body Oil veils the skin in golden light.

The model is wearing:

Intensive Infusion Ultra Rich Moisturizer/Illuminating Primer
Traceless Foundation SPF 15
Concealing Pen
Shade and Illuminate
Brow Sculptor in Taupe
Cream and Powder Eye Color in Naked Bronze
Cream: brush along lash line, over the lid and underneath the eye, blend up towards the brow
Powder shade: apply to inner corner of eye and over lid
Eye Defining Pencil in Metallic Mink
Extreme Mascara in Raven
Lip Color Sheer in Skinnydip
Cream Cheek Color in Pink Sand
Bronzing Powder
Shimmering Body Oil on body

Eye & Cheek Compact ($95.00) (Limited Edition)

Introducing the new edition of the Tom Ford Eye & Cheek Compact, an exotic palette of summer shades inspired by soft, naked glamour and burnished, sun-touched skin. Eyes are softly smoked in a veil of golden violet while cheeks are highlighted in rose gold and enhanced with vibrant, plum blush. Packaged in a retro-chic, ivory and gold-colored Tom Ford case.

  • Pink Glow Golden violet, rose gold, plum

Cream Cheek Color ($65.00) (Limited Edition)

Tom Ford Cream Cheek Color instantly brightens the face for a healthy glow and a natural burst of color. The pearlized, peach-pink shade gives cheeks gorgeous luster and a stunning radiant finish. packaged in an ivory- and gold-colored Tom Ford compact.

  • Pink Sand Pearlized peach-pink

Cream & Powder Eye Color ($60.00) (Limited Edition)

This two-tiered eye color pairs two coveted formulas in one to create a lustrous and sexy summertime eye. The ultra-pigmented, metallic cream shadow glides onto lids with a rich, molten glow and the sparkling celestial powder intensifies the look with alluring shimmer.

  • Naked Bronze Gold / bronze
  • Black Oyster Silver / gray
  • Golden Peach Bronze / rose gold
  • Midnight Sea Teal / taupe

Shimmering Body Oil ($95.00)

Tom Ford Shimmering Body Oil captures the sultry effect of sun-kissed summer skin and tempts the senses with a fragrance of scorching sensuality. This silky and lightweight oil iilluminates the skin with shimmers of gold and platinum leaf. The captivating fragrance wraps a bouquet of white florals in a golden, amber-sandalwood embrace, as tempting as a white-sand beach, as irresistible as the perfect tan.

Lip Color Sheer ($50.00) (Permanent)

  • Sweet Spot Coral (Repromote)
  • Paradiso Pink-coral (Repromote)
  • Skinny Dip Peach pink
  • Rose Soleil Plum

Large Bronzing Powder ($95.00) (Permanent)

Tom Ford bronzing powder features a silky, lightweight texture with an exclusively formulated mineral blend of sunstone, amber and black tourmaline crystals combined with unique pigments to flawlessly highlight your skin’s natural radiance. presented in an ivory and gold-colored compact. Also available in clutch size.

  • Gold Dust Medium dark
  • Terra Dark

Small Bronzing Powder ($65.00) (Permanent)

Tom Ford bronzing powder, presented in a clutch-size, ivory and gold-colored compact, features a silky, lightweight powder texture. developed with an exclusively formulated mineral blend of sunstone, amber and black tourmaline crystals combined with unique pigments to flawlessly highlight your skin’s natural radiance. Also available in full size.

  • Gold Dust Medium dark
  • Terra Dark


Pre-order at Neiman Marcus and Tom Ford

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Wednesday, April 8th, 2015

Tarte Empower Flower Amazonian Clay Collector's Palette
Tarte Empower Flower Amazonian Clay Collector’s Palette

Empower Flower Amazonian Clay Collector’s Palette ($42.00) (Limited Edition) (Sephora Exclusive)

Achieve a polished, glowing look with this chic, eye and cheek palette, featuring eight all-new, wearable eyeshadows, along with a trio of warm, complexion-flattering blushes and a bronzer. The exclusive palette includes a blend of liner, lid, crease, and highlighting shadows, empowering you to play up your look from daytime to playtime. Infused with tarte’s breakthrough ingredient Amazonian clay, each formula creates for better, longer, and truer wear and comes in a pretty, ultra-thin palette that’s easily versatile—taking your makeup looks from brunch to the office.

  • Compassionate Cream (Eyeshadow)
  • Vivacious Rose gold (Eyeshadow)
  • Pretty Bronze (Eyeshadow)
  • Powerful Dark brown (Eyeshadow)
  • Energetic Taupe (Eyeshadow)
  • Eco-chic Light plum (Eyeshadow)
  • Charitable Soft pink (Eyeshadow)
  • Glamorous Dark plum (Eyeshadow)
  • Trustworthy Nude mauve (Blush)
  • Empowering Rose nude (Blush)
  • Park Ave Princess Bronzer

Availability: Now at Sephora

Thanks to reader Diana for the product alert!

Tuesday, April 7th, 2015

Kat Von D Launches New Products for April 2015
Kat Von D Launches New Products for April 2015

Ink Liner ($19.00) (New, Permanent)

Flaunt a killer line every time with Ink Liner. The innovative, no-fray marker tip holds the maximum level of formula, giving you bold lines with instant color lay-down and stunning intensity. Remarkably easy to use, the felt tip applicator provides total control for effortless eye lining. Rock your look around the clock with this waterproof long-wearing formula that delivers a fade and run-resistant finish. For effortless drama, put it in ink.

  • Neruda White
  • Woolf Gray
  • Trooper Ultra black (Existing shade)
  • Baudelaire Navy
  • Nerdrum Sea blue
  • Bukowski Hunter green
  • Nietzsche Periwinkle
  • Dali Teal
  • Bosch Olive
  • Hemingway Espresso

Lightning Liner ($20.00) (New, Permanent)

  • Ludwig Metallic amber
  • Bach Metallic electric blue
  • Amadeus Metallic silver
  • Gould Metallic gold

Shade + Light Eye Contour Brush ($29.00) (New, Permanent)

This unique, dual-ended eye shadow brush is designed just for eye contouring—a groundbreaking technique once used only by makeup pros to define and enhance eyes. The tapered Shade end is uniquely shaped to precisely sweep on shadow exactly where you want it, while the Light end blends and softens product without removing pigment—creating a natural-looking, contoured eye look. This brush’s ultra-soft synthetic bristles feature gradient white tips to expertly blend and disperse high-pigment shadows. Specially-designed by Kat Von D for use with the Shade + Light Eye Contour Palette, the brush includes a sleek, hard casket case to keep your brush protected at home or while on the go.

Shade + Light Eye Contour Palette ($46.00) (New, Permanent)

Transform your eyes through the art of contouring. After tapping into makeup pro secrets, Kat Von D created this first-of-its-kind eye shadow palette. It’s specially-designed for eye contouring, a groundbreaking technique once used only by beauty experts to define and enhance eyes. This palette features a gorgeous, versatile array of true contouring shades, arranged into three color quads—neutral, cool, and warm—to flatter every skintone. Three large base shadows are arranged above three coordinating powders for contouring, defining, and highlighting. The palette includes an easy-to-follow contouring guide with step-by-step instructions for creating three different eye-opening techniques. Each velvety powder is blendable and buildable, and it features Kat Von D’s signature high-pigment, long-wear eye shadow formula, created to deliver rich color that lasts all day and all night.

  • Laetus Creamy nude
  • Lazarus Cool taupe
  • Ludwin Peachy bronze
  • Samael Dusty fawn
  • Saleos Smoky brown
  • Succubus Rich rust
  • SolasEspresso brown
  • Shax Jet black
  • Sytry Chocolate brown
  • Lucius Soft beige
  • Liberatus Pinkish ivory
  • Latinus Golden bisque

Tattoo Liner ($19.00)

Achieve eye perfection with this high-pigment, waterproof liner that stays put all day for a fade-, melt-, crack-, and run-resistant finish. The superfine and flexible brush tip glides across the lashline for incredibly fluid application, allowing you to create a variety of looks with ease. Unlike traditional felt tip liners, this brush tip will not fray.

  • Mad Max Brown Rich chocolate brown

Tattoo Precision Brow ($19.00) (New, Permanent)

Discover the makeup artist’s secret to a naturally gorgeous face: sculpted, architectural brows. It took Kat Von D five years to finalize the formula in a range of long-wear, natural-looking shades that won’t fade or discolor. This innovative, buildable liquid brow liner is inspired by the bestselling Tattoo Eyeliner. A compact brush tip imparts optimum control and precision so you can define arches with a multitude of looks—from a natural shape to Kat Von D’s signature dramatic arches.

  • Blonde For blonde brows
  • Light Brown For light brown brows
  • Medium Brown For medium brown brows
  • Dark Brunette For dark brown brows

Availability: Now at Sephora — Shade + Light Eye Contour Palette and Brush are exclusive for VIB/VIB Rouge currently

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Sunday, April 5th, 2015

Urban Decay Summer 2015 Collection
Urban Decay Summer 2015 Collection

Afterglow 8-Hour Powder Blush ($26.00) (New, Permanent)

We’ve all seen what happens when bad blush happens to good people, and it isn’t pretty. But you don’t need crazy skills to fake the perfect flush; you just need the right product. Urban Decay introduces Afterglow 8-Hour Powder Blush—the foolproof way to create that effortless, radiant look. Just a few quick swipes of Afterglow gives you the kind of easy, sexy, lit-from-within glow that makes people wonder if you spent the whole weekend in a secret love den. The best part? Much like the lingering effects of a romantic rendezvous, Afterglow won’t quit. Our extremely blendable, finely milled formula goes on sheer and provides eight long hours of wearable, buildable color. And wait until you feel it! Lightweight yet luxurious, Afterglow has a soft, creamy texture that always applies beautifully. The lineup: a dozen scintillating shades…some with a matte finish, and others with a hint of shimmer.

  • Rapture Deep mauve with a hint of shimmer
  • Fetish Medium pink-nude
  • Bittersweet Bright purple
  • Bang Bright red-orange
  • Quiver Medium red
  • Score Medium pink-peach with a touch of shimmer
  • Obsessed Light pink
  • Quickie Bright pink (blue-based)
  • Crush Medium pink
  • Video Soft nude
  • Indecent Light peachy nude
  • Kinky Light peach with light shimmer

Eyeshadow ($18.00) (New, Permanent)

When we relaunched our Eyeshadow formula, beauty junkies and makeup artists rejoiced. The only way to make our velvety, bestselling formula even better? Expand our shade range, of course! Urban Decay introduces EIGHT brand-spanking-NEW Eyeshadow singles. There’s a little something for everyone—from color junkies to fans of neutral mattes. (See, we DO read all your pleas on Facebook.) The lineup: six gorgeous, shifty duotones—in shades like blue, gold, peach, burgundy and even red!—and two versatile matte neutrals. With the addition of these new shades, our already huge Eyeshadow lineup now includes a whopping 12 duotones and an ever-expanding range of matte shades.

  • Riff Brown-nude matte with floating micro-sparkle
  • Beware Warm brown matte (Repromote, Now Permanent)
  • Tonic Lilac with blue shift
  • Backfire Burgundy with purple shift
  • Lounge Brick red with green shift (Repromote, Now Permanent)
  • Fireball Peach with pink shift
  • Dive Bar Medium blue with pink-purple shift
  • Sideline Gold with green shift

Revolution High-Color Lipgloss ($22.00) (New, Permanent)

This high-coverage, ultra-pigmented formula lays down all the color you crave in one coat. Choose from 14 lust-worthy shades in both cream and sparkle textures. With gorgeous nudes, bold brights and deep, dark shades, our lineup contains something for everyone. From longstanding UD favorites (like 69, Big Bang, Punch Drunk and Apocalypse) to never-before-seen shades destined for cult status, Revolution Lipgloss has all your high-impact gloss needs covered. You’ve never seen insanely intense color like Revolution Lipgloss. The perfect counterpoint to Naked Lipgloss, this is how UD does a colorful gloss: bright, pigment-rich shades in a formula that feels amazing on your lips.

  • Apocalypse Deep purple-wine
  • Brickhouse Dark brick-red
  • 69 Bright red
  • Assassin Bright pink with glitter
  • Punch Drunk Bright orange
  • Quiver Medium rose-pink
  • Scandal Bright pink
  • Savage Electric pink
  • Big Bang Bright pink with glitter
  • Vice Dark purple with glitter
  • Bittersweet Bright purple
  • Liar Medium pink-nude
  • Failbait Light neutral pink
  • Kinky Nude

Ultimate Ozone Multipurpose Primer Pencil ($20.00) (New, Permanent)

Urban Decay introduces Ultimate Ozone Multipurpose Primer Pencil—the double-stick tape of the beauty world. Inspired by our bestselling, slim-barreled Ozone 24/7 Glide-On Lip Pencil, Ultimate Ozone is an indispensable primer in pencil form. This clear, THICK-barreled undercover wonder does it all. Hold lip color in place. Prevent feathering. Correct mistakes. Even fill in fine lines! No matter how you use Ultimate Ozone, our creamy, long-lasting formula glides on clear to prevent your most embarrassing beauty nightmares.

Eyeshadow Primer Potion ($20.00 to $24.00) (New, Permanent)

Unmatched by any other eyeshadow primer in the beauty industry, Eyeshadow Primer Potion is the number one primer* for indestructible, all-day eyeshadow. So why mess with perfection? We found a way to make this legendary formula even better. Urban Decay announces the relaunch of Eyeshadow Primer Potion—with a new look, a new applicator and even some new shades! Don’t worry; our Original Primer, Eden shade and Anti-Aging formula aren’t going anywhere. So what’s new? We listened to your feedback and reworked Sin (champagne shimmer), making it more sheer (and changed the name to Minor Sin). Also new to the lineup: the LIMITED EDITION shade Enigma (neutral matte); 100% of the purchase price of this shade funds The Ultraviolet Edge, our global initiative to empower women. We also revamped our packaging and gave it a gorgeous new look (the perfect complement for this high-tech formula). It’s still in a squeezable tube, but we added the option of a flocked wand applicator for even more versatility. Of course, every shade is paraben-free. Our revamped packaging features gorgeous ombré artwork and a faceted, jewel-like cap. Squeeze the Potion directly from the tube or use our new flocked wand applicator. Either way, you get precise, controlled application every time.

  • Original Nude (dries down invisibly)
  • Eden Nude matte (full coverage, hides all redness)
  • Minor Sin Champagne shimmer
  • Enigma Neutral matte (Limited Edition)
  • Anti-Aging Nude (color correcting + optical blurring)

Availability: April 15th, 2015 at; April 2015 at Sephora, ULTA,, and select Macy’s (and stores.

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Thursday, April 2nd, 2015

Hourglass Ambient Lighting Bronzer
Hourglass Ambient Lighting Bronzer

Ambient Lighting Bronzer ($50.00)

Ambient Lighting Bronzer fuses the illuminating effects of photoluminescent technology with bronze pigments to deliver a natural, sun-kissed glow while exhibiting depth and dimension. The sheer, airy formula sweeps on softly for a healthy-looking, radiant finish to the skin.

  • Luminous Bronze Light A medium tan shade fused with Luminous Light, a champagne pearl powder, for a softer, candlelit warmth. Ideal for fair/light complexions.
  • Radiant Bronze Light A warm bronze shade fused with Radiant Light, a golden beige powder, to mimic a summer glow. Ideal for medium/deep complexions.

Ambient Lighting Blush ($35.00) (New, Permanent)

  • Incandescent Electra A cool peach blush blended with Incandescent Light for a celestial glow (Will now available individually)

Availability: Ambient Lighting Bronzer will available for VIB Rouges April 7th through 14th (for everyone on April 15th) at Sephora; the blush will be available on April 15th. In-store in May. Will be available at other retailers May 2015.

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Wednesday, April 1st, 2015

NARS x Christopher Kane Collection for Summer 2015
NARS x Christopher Kane Collection for Summer 2015

London Fashion Week collaborators since 2012, Christopher Kane and NARS share a passion for vivid colors amplified by unconventional creativity. For Summer 2015, NARS introduces The Christopher Kane for NARS Collection – NEONEUTRAL, a limited edition collection of unexpected shades and formulas inspired by the nature of neon and the nude shades that complement them.

The collection, which showcases Christopher Kane’s unexpected and edgy design aesthetic with NARS’ iconic and bold beauty philosophy, is the first fashion collaboration to feature a full line of Eyeshadows, Blushes, Illuminating Multiples, and Lip Glosses. Eyes are enhanced with iridescent rose gold, pink lilac, and violet. Cheeks are flushed with soft beige or hot pink. And lips are saturated in high-shine shades of neon pink and coral that subtly stain after the gloss is gone.

Single Eyeshadow ($25.00)

  • Outer Limits Iridescent rose gold (Limited Edition)

Duo Eyeshadow ($35.00)

  • Parallel Universe Iridescent pink lilac / soft iridescent violet (Limited Edition)

Lip Gloss ($26.00)

  • Mezmer Sheer neon pink (Limited Edition)
  • Nebulous Neon coral (Limited Edition)
  • Nucleus Seashell pink (Limited Edition)
  • Glow Pink Sheer fuchsia (Limited Edition)

Blush ($30.00)

  • Starscape Neon pink (Limited Edition)
  • Silent Nude Soft beige (Limited Edition)

Illuminating Mulptiple ($39.00)

  • Violet Atom Sheer iridescent violet (Limited Edition)
  • Quantum Sheer iridescent magenta (Limited Edition) (Exclusive to NARS)

Availability: April 15th, 2015 at NARS, May 1st, 2015 at all other retailers

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