Urban Decay x Gwen Stefani Eyeshadow Palette for November 2015

UD x Gwen Stefani Eyeshadow Palette
UD x Gwen Stefani Eyeshadow Palette


We have a thing for strong, independent women. And if they dig makeup, even better. So it should come as no surprise that: A) we’re big fans of Gwen Stefani and B) we’ve been dying to collaborate with her for years.

Urban Decay introduces the limited-edition UD | Gwen Stefani Eyeshadow Palette—a true creative partnership and design collaboration. We spent countless hours at Gwen’s house, talking makeup and working with her on EVERY detail of this palette—from the case to the amazing shades. We carefully crafted the shadows with Gwen, filling a void by creating the exact shades she always wished she had in her collection. The makeup fanatic in Gwen had a hard time narrowing down her favorites. In the end, we loaded this palette with her 15 must-have shades of Eyeshadow (12 are NEW, and three are from the UD shadow collection). With an insane range of neutrals and a few jewel tones to mix things up, this is Gwen’s go-to kit to achieve her most iconic looks. And with these shades in your arsenal, you’ll have everything you need to recreate those signature looks for yourself.

We’ve been into Gwen’s music ever since she first hit the airwaves—which, coincidentally, was right around the same time that Wende cofounded Urban Decay. (Fun fact: Gwen and Wende actually met back in the early days of No Doubt and UD.) Like us, Gwen has a history of breaking down barriers and hails from Orange County, California. Wende says, “Gwen inspired me so much when I was first beginning Urban Decay. There I was in my little Laguna Beach cottage in Orange County, and here’s this amazing Orange County girl that’s busting out with this ‘I’m Just a Girl’ song and really making me feel like, gosh, I could do this.” Gwen says, “When Urban Decay came to me to collaborate, I immediately thought it was a perfect match. The way they’ve built their company is very similar to my aesthetic and approach. It’s about self-expression, being passionate and being clear about your vision and who you are. I love that they celebrate strong women and creatively go outside of the box.”

When we say Gwen collaborated with us on every detail of this palette, we mean it—right down to the case, which was inspired by her love of black-and-white graphic prints and antique gold accents. Even the pop of hot pink we used (inside the box and the case) was Gwen’s idea. She also handpicked most of the shade names, which
were inspired by her songs. There’s also a nod to the No Doubt song “Magic’s in the Makeup” on the palette’s huge mirror.

Availability

November 22nd

Sephora Beauty.com Ulta Macy's Urban Decay

The Details

UD x Gwen Stefani Eyeshadow Palette | $58.00 | Limited Edition

  • Blonde (Because Gwen is) Pale beige with pink iridescent shift
  • Bathwater (A No Doubt song) Pale beige with gold pearl
  • Skimp (A favorite of Gwen’s from the UD line) Pale nude satin
  • Steady (After the No Doubt album “Rock Steady”) Medium rose with metallic gold shift
  • Punk (Music genre Gwen got started in) Reddish brown matte
  • Baby (An homage to her fashion line L.A.M.B.) Cool metallic rose
  • Ananheim (Where Gwen grew up) Light taupe-brown matte
  • Stark (Another of Gwen’s favorite shades) Nude-pink matte
  • Zone (After the song “Danger Zone”) Medium brown matte
  • Serious (Another of Gwen’s songs) Smoky gray with iridescent floating pearl
  • Pop (Like her current music) Pale coral with iridescent sparkle
  • Harajuku (One of her style influences) Metallic blue-pink with iridescent micro-shimmer
  • Danger (Because we like a little danger) Deep metallic royal blue with blue micro-sparkle
  • 1987 (The year No Doubt formed) Bright metallic yellow-gold
  • Blackout (Gwen’s favorite black shade) Blackest black matte

ColourPop Boogie Nights Collection for Holiday 2015

ColourPop Boogie Nights Collection for Holiday 2015
ColourPop Boogie Nights Collection for Holiday 2015


17 limited edition holiday shades.

Availability

Now online

Colourpop

The Details

Lippie Stix | Limited Edition

  • Peppermint Warm peachy nude (Matte)
  • Boogie Vibrant violet red dusted with turquoise glitter (Satin Luxe)
  • Silk Rich deepened burgundy (Matte)

Super Shock Cheek | $8.00 | Limited Edition

  • Fanny Pack Icy silvery white (Pearlized) (Repromote)
  • Electric Slide True gold (Pearlized)

Super Shock Shadow | $5.00 | Limited Edition

  • Famous Soft subtle gold (Pearlized)
  • Cheap Date True gold lightly dusted with multi-dimensional silver sparkles (Metallic)
  • DGAF Rusty brown with multi-dimensional gold glitter (Metallic)
  • Moonshine Rich chocolate brown coated with gold glitter (Metallic)
  • Glitterati Silver undertone drenched with gold glitter (Metallic) (Repromote)
  • Dance Party Sultry smoky violet packed with hot pink, violet, cobalt blue glitter (Glitter)
  • Leopard Vivid violet blue (Matte Pressd Pigment)
  • Disco Ball True black with gold glitter (Metallic)
  • Rhinestone Deep blue green (Pearlized)

Creme Gel Colour | $6.00 | Limited Edition

  • Ho Ho Vibrant rich violet with tiny bright purple glitter
  • Superstition Deep smoky khaki topped with pink and violet glitter
  • Sweet Tooth Warm golden bronze dusted with multi-dimensional glitters

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Tarte Tartelette 2 In Bloom Amazonian Clay Palette for Holiday 2015


Tarte Tartelette 2 In Bloom Amazonian Clay Palette
Tarte Tartelette 2 In Bloom Amazonian Clay Palette


Calling all firecrackers, flower children, activists and sweethearts! Discover 12 stunning Tartelette shadows to set your beauty routine into full bloom. With 9 mattes and 3 lusters, these lid liner and crease pairings allow you to create stunning, smoldering looks without the guesswork. Powered by Tarte’s signature Amazonian clay formula, you’ll get the same pigmented payoff, blendability and weartime as the original tartlets – all in a chic, portable palette with a beautiful floral twist.

Availability

November 15th online

Ulta

The Details

Tartelette 2 In Bloom Amazonian Clay Palette | $45.00 | TBA

  • Charmer Off white
  • Jetsetter Warm taupe
  • Rockstar Shimmering taupe
  • Smokeshow Black brown
  • Flower Child Peachy nude
  • Smarty Pants Tan
  • Firecracker Bronze copper
  • Activist Dark brown
  • Funny Girl Champagne
  • Sweetheart Peach
  • Rebel Chestnut brown
  • Leader Aubergine

Givenchy Le Rouge x 2 Mini Lipsticks Set for Holiday 2015

Givenchy Le Rouge x 2 Mini Lipsticks
Givenchy Le Rouge x 2 Mini Lipsticks


Touch up your lip looks on the go with this gorgeous lip duo. Featuring a convenient pack, these two miniature Le Rouge shades will instantly take your lips from everyday to dramatic. The two intensely pigmented colors are perfect for traveling, every day use, or an office touch up. The top-selling Le Rouge is a semi-matte rich and creamy lipstick that coats the lips with radiant, lasting color. Its lightweight, ultra-smooth, and non-sticky texture softly glides onto lips, contouring seamlessly. Pair these shades with Givenchy’s waterproof lip liners (sold separately) for a more precise look.

Availability

Now online

Sephora

The Details

Le Rouge x 2 Mini Lipsticks | $25.00 ($30.00 Value) | Limited Edition

  • Rose Dressing (202) Light rose
  • Grenat Initie (307) Deep rose

MAC x Dita Von Teese Lipstick for December 2015

MAC x Dita Von Teese Lipstick for December 2015
MAC x Dita Von Teese Lipstick for December 2015


Inspired by the launch of Dita Von Teese’s new book, Your Beauty Mark, her vivid red lipstick is the signature shade for the seductive spirit. Available exclusively online in select markets December 2015.

Availability

Exclusively online December 9th (North America), December 2015 (International)

MAC Cosmetics

The Details

Lipstick | $18.00 U.S. / $21.50 CDN | Limited Edition

  • Von Teese Vivid tomato red (Matte)

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MAC Dark Desires Collection for Holiday 2015

MAC Dark Desires Collection
MAC Dark Desires Collection


Bathed in black, fuelled by the darkest desires, rich colours in their deepest versions simmer against a mysterious backdrop with M∙A∙C Dark Desires. As night falls, sinfully delicious lips, sultry stares, and noir-hued nails emerge from the evening’s depths. It never felt so good to be bad.

Availability

Online November 24th, in-stores December 3rd

Nordstrom Macy's Dillard's Bloomingdale's

The Details

Lipstick | $17.00 U.S. / $20.00 CDN | Limited Edition

  • Black Night Black with red and gold pearl (Cremesheen)
  • Boyfriend Stealer Blackened plum (Cremesheen) (Repromote)
  • Heavy Petting Burgundy (Cremesheen)
  • Ring My Bell Pale cool neutral (Glaze)

The Well Eyeshadow | $20.00 U.S. / $24.00 CDN | Limited Edition

  • Beg For It Black
  • Switch Me On Dark navy
  • Midnight Tryst Chocolate brown
  • What’s Your Fantasy Black with heavy multi-coloured pearl
  • Think Kink Greyed silver-white
  • Dark Desires Blackened eggplant

Kohl Power Eye Pencil | $16.50 U.S. / $19.50 CDN | Permanent

  • Feline Black
  • Orpheus Intense black with gold pearl
  • Mystery Intense black with green pearl
  • Raven Intense black with red pearl

Studio Eye Gloss | $22.00 U.S. / $26.00 CDN | Limited Edition

  • Spank Me Black with multi-coloured glitter
  • Pearl Varnish White gloss with pearl
  • Erogenous Zone Violet with multi-coloured glitter

Studio Nail Lacquer | $12.00 U.S. / $16.00 CDN | Limited Edition

  • 6-Inch Stilettos Blackened blue
  • Unzipped Blackened green

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