Chanel Les Impressions de Chanel Collection for Spring 2010

Chanel Les Impressions de Chanel Collection for Spring 2010

Spring Preview: Chanel Les Impressions de Chanel Collection for Spring 2010

‘Coco’ Chanel left an indelible imprint on countless women with beautiful, practical and lasting designs that enhanced a woman’s natural allure.

Today, Peter Philips, Global Creative Director of CHANEL Makeup, honors her legacy with LES IMPRESSIONS DE CHANEL — a collection of clean, classic neutrals that are infinitely wearable and effortlessly chic. Quintessential shades, ranging from pink and beige to warm brown and khaki, enhance the complexion and illuminate the face, highlighting a woman’s natural beauty.

Empreinte de Chanel ($65.00)

This highlighting powder combines subtly shimmering shades of rosewood, beige and brown for a uniquely flattering effect. Skin takes on a natural warmth and luminosity, as if bathed in the softest candlelight. Ideal for brightening the face or emphasizing the cheek or browbone with a unique beveled brush. Pure CHANEL: the world-renowned CC signature imprint.

Les 4 Ombres ($56.00)

  • Kaska Beige Warm, natural palette of beiges and browns; beige, brown, plum, bronze

Ombre d’Eau ($32.00)

  • Torrent Khaki

Rouge Allure Lipstick ($32.00)

  • Delicieuse Apricot
  • Insouciante Mauve
  • Incognito Rosewood
  • Impertinente Brown

Levres Scintillantes ($27.00)

  • Futile Pink
  • Maline Gold

Le Vernis ($23.00)

  • Inattendu Nude
  • Particuliere Grey
  • Tendresse Pink

Ombre Essentielle ($28.50)

  • Sillage Pink with brown
  • Trace Bronze-burgundy

Joues Contraste ($42.00)

  • Imprevu Copper

Le Crayon Yeux ($28.00)

  • Khaki Dore Khaki

Rouge Double Intensite ($34.00)

  • Rose Agate Plum brown

Le Crayon Levres ($28.00)

  • Beige

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YSL Spring Look Collection for Spring 2010

YSL Spring Look Collection for Spring 2010

Spring Preview: YSL Spring Look Collection for Spring 2010

This season the YSL woman represents allure and passion. She is Faubourg St Honoré chic, an enigma of contrasts: intimate, sensual and decadent. She is forever… PARIS.   Now available for pre-order on YSLbeautyus.com.

Y-Mail Palette ($65.00)

This unique limited edition palette is a true collector’s item. Inspired by the YSL Y-MAIL Handbag Collection, this adorable complexion palette comes packaged in a YSL “handbag” of its very own. Available in two shades: #1 highlights the face with three light pearly shades and #2 highlights the complexion with three luminous silky shades.

  • Face Highlighter
  • Blush Highlighter

Ombres 5 Lumieres Eyeshadow ($56.00)

  • Parisian Sky #9

Rouge Volupte Lipstick ($30.00)

  • Rose Paris #27
  • Beaubourb Brown #28
  • Opera Rose #29
  • Faubourg Peach #30

Golden Gloss ($29.00)

  • Golden Petal #19
  • Golden Macadamia #20

La Laque (Nail Lacquer) ($20.00)

  • Beige Chiffon #41
  • Mauve Silk #143

Mascara Singulier ($30.00)

  • Deep Black #1

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Clinique Juiced Up Colour Collection for Spring 2010

Clinique for Spring 2010

Clinique Juiced Up Colour Collection for Spring 2010

Inspired by the fresh, healthy feel of spring, NEW Juiced Up Colour. Spring 2010 collection offers a scrumptious selection of “good-for-you” eye, lip and cheek shades for a season of delectably modern and extraordinarily wearable looks. Drawing inspiration from Clinique’s latest lip innovation, Vitamin C Lip Smoothie Antioxidant Lip Colour, the lineup is fruit-inspired, juicy and packed with vitamins and antioxidants.

The focus of the collection is the limited edition Fresh Picked Allover Colour shimmering blush and the Fresh Picked Eye Shadow palettes featuring “fresh picked” shades for cheeks and eyes. And for an extra bit of fun, each individual blush palette and eye shadow palette is beautifully pressed with a yummy berry or pear pattern and packaged in a sleek, contemporary compact. The collection offers a balanced, full-face look: a soft wash of colour on the eyelid, accented by a defined lash line and dressed up brow, rosy cheeks and a glossy, juiced-up lip.

Fresh Picked Allover Colour

This limited edition multi-toned palette is the vibrant highlight of NEW JUICED UP COLOUR collection. Three complimentary fresh-picked shades of softly shimmering blush create sheer, subtle radiance and an allover glow. pressed together beautifully in a delicious fruit-inspired pattern and offered in a modern silvery and white compact.

  • Mixed Berries

Fresh Picked Eye Shadow

Two delicious pairings of softly shimmering eye shadow duos include complimentary hues that offer effortless sheen and subtle luminosity to eyes. Each compact, delicately pressed into a fresh berry or pear design, includes a soft shimmer base shade, along with an accent shade to highlight and contour for a burst of healthy looking, wearable colour.

  • Fresh Picked Berry
  • Fresh Picked Pear

Vitamin C Lip Smoothie Antioxidant Lip Colour

This gorgeous, colourful lip product is bursting with “good-for-you” ingredients to provide treatment benefits, along with luscious colour to your lips. Six juicy, antioxidant rich shades help improve the appearance of lips instantly. The non-sticky, highly moisturising formula provides stay-true colour, buildable coverage and complete comfort. And the convenient, portable flow-through brush applicator delivers just the right amount of coverage with every use.

  • Pink Me Up
  • Goodness Grapecious
  • Nude-tritious
  • Fig-a-licious
  • Raisin the Bar
  • Rhubarbie

High Lengths Mascara

This lengthening and lifting mascara stretches each and every lash to new lengths, while a unique curved “willow” wand applicator beautifully separates and defines. This curved fine-toothed comb finds the tiniest lashes and brings them out of hiding. Thanks to an infusion of lash-loving ingredients, lashes are kept soft, supple, beautifully conditioned and allover healthy looking. Eyes are left looking noticeably wider and fully energised. NEW High Lengths Mascara is also ophthalmologist tested and appropriate for sensitive eyes.

  • Black

Instant Lift for Brows

Perfect brows and an instant “eye lift” all in one dual-ended applicator. This multi-functional beauty tool provides an easy way to groom eyebrows while simultaneously creating a more eye-opening, youthful appearance. The dual-ended pencil contains a brow filler and one end to fill-in, even-out and create perfectly defined, natural-looking brows. The brow bone highlighter gives brows a lifted look – opening up and brightening the face instantly. packed full of vitamins and natural botanicals, NEW Instant Lift for Brows is a simple way to look years younger without the fuss.

  • Soft Blonde
  • Soft Brown
  • Deep Brown

Eye Defining Liquid Liner

An ultra-comfortable, luxurious, easy-to-apply gel eyeliner provides true high itensity colour in just one stroke. Featuring a precision pin-point tip for controlled application to create a thin or thick line around the eye, so you can go natural or dramatic – the choice is yours.

  • Black

Powder Brush

This luxurious brush made of natural hair is the ideal tool for applying this season’s Fresh Picked Allover Colour. The large dome allows for easy application of powder for a smooth, flawless look. Unique antibacterial technology protects brush from mold, fungus and bacteria.

Eye Shadow Brush

This natural hair brush is essential for quick and easy eye shadow application with unique antibacterial technology to protect the brush from mold, fungus and bacteria. The perfect partner for Clinique’s Fresh Picked Eye Shadow.

Availability: February 2010

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Philosophy Holiday 2009 Collection

Philosophy Holiday 2009 Collection

ah, our first snow so fresh and beautiful. carolers arrive, like graceful, holiday angels to sing silent night and share my winter joy. the sugary smell of grandma’s angel cakes reaches my window seat, while i continue to gaze… watching pairs of snow shoes & mittens carve snowy trails.

the guests will be arriving soon. mom pulls out the cookbook and calls me into the kitchen. together, we bring the gingerbread man to life with frosting buttons and a happy heart. all the treats must be decorated for the cookie exchange we’ll have later by the fire.

jumbling pots and pans make music, and i laugh. it sounds like the bake shoppe down the street! eyes will light up over the holiday spice and everything nice in our home-baked goodies. after the cups and cookie crumbs are collected, i sneak back to my window to watch friends make the winter escape.

i hope dad hurries in. he promised to read ‘twas the night before and make his special peppermint hot cocoa. he calls it fireside indulgence, which make mom giggle. my little brother is two, so he’s telling everyone he meets to have a cherry christmas!

i draw a candy cane in the fog of my window as grandpa plays holiday songs to remind us of the spirit of giving. grandma said i was “a darling, little holiday hostess” to our guests, and maybe on new year’s eve i can be a party girl with my older cousins!

mom loves her gift; she called my dad the miracle worker for topping last year’s present. i just love how she smells… so pretty, so soft like amazing grace.

mom comes up behind me and wraps me in a big hug. she asks, “what do you see out your window?” i answer, “magic.” she kisses my forehead and looks at me, “magic, you say?” “i asked each snowflake to take hope to everyone, and they’re delivering it. isn’t that magic?”

a season of and hope philosophy: find the magic in every moment, the hope in every day

First Snow ($25.00)

  • snow body lotion 2 oz., snow shower exfoliating gel 4 oz., snow kiss lip shine .5 oz. gift set

Angel Cakes ($20.00)

  • high-foaming shampoo, shower gel & bubble bath 8 oz., lip shine .5 oz. duo

Snow Shoes + Mittens ($20.00)

  • snow shoes miraculous foot cream 4 oz., snow mittens miraculous hand cream 4 oz. duo

The Cookbook ($35.00)

  • 6 recipe-inspired shampoo, shower gel & bubble baths 2 oz. gift set (pumpkin spice, red velvet, hot cocoa, warm pear cobber, gingerbread and cinnamon buns)

The Cookie Exchange ($30.00)

  • 4 delectable, cookie scented high-foaming shampoo, shower gel & bubble baths 4 oz. gift set (lemon cookie, coconut macaroon, chocolate chip and oatmeal raisin)

Gingerbread Man Hot Salt Scrub ($25.00)

  • gingerly hot salt scrub for tub & shower 23 oz.

Holiday Spice & Everything Nice ($16.00)

  • high-foaming shampoo, shower gel & bubble bath 8 oz., lip shine .5oz

The Bake Shoppe ($30.00)

  • pink frosted layer cake and raspberry mousse high-foaming shampoo, shower gel & bubble bath 4 oz., raspberry mousse lip shine .5 oz., sweet creamy frosting lotion 2 oz. gift set

The Winter Escape ($25.00)

  • peppermint hot cocoa high-foaming shampoo, shower gel & bubble bath 4 oz., melting marshmallow cream body soufflé 2 oz., lip shine .5 oz. gift set

‘Twas the Night Before ($20.00)

  • milk and cookies high-foaming shampoo, shower gel & bubble bath 8 oz. duo

Party Girl ($35.00)

  • pomegranate bubbly exfoliating shower gel 4 oz., shimmer body lotion 4 oz., lip shine .5 oz.

Holiday Hostess ($20.00)

  • cinnamon buns award winning, ultra rich shampoo, shower gel & bubble bath, body lotion 8 oz. duo with pumps

Amazing Grace ($50.00)

  • amazing grace perfumed shampoo, bath & shower gel 8 oz.,, perfumed body butter 2 oz., spray fragrance 2 oz.

The Miracle Worker ($85.00)

  • the microdelivery exfoliating wash 8 oz., purity made simple one-step facial cleanser 8 oz., hope in a jar moisturizer 2 oz., hope in a tube eye and lip firming cream .5 oz., the microdelivery peel vitamin c/peptide crystals 1 oz. and activating gel 1 oz. set

Shower Gels ($16.00)

  • Silent Night
  • The Gingerbread Man
  • Peppermint Hot Cocoa
  • Have a Cherry Christmas
  • Candy Cane
  • Pumpkin Spice Muffin
  • Caramel Apple
  • Eggnog

Availability: Sephora.com, Philosophy.com

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La Mer Holiday Miracles 2009

La Mer Holiday Miracles 2009

For the ultra decadent, luxurious gifts to give and receive this season… La Mer has you covered.

Legendary Luxury ($1,390.00)

This treasure is home to the jewel of La Mer—a magnificent (16.5 oz.) jar of the Crème nestled in a sleek green box with chrome detail and a lucite lid. In a short time, skin becomes softer, firmer, looks virtually creaseless. An exceptional gift, this limited edition offering is simply the Crème de la Crème.

The Connoisseur Collection ($395.00)

The Connoisseur Collection brings together three essential skincare treatments perfect for any time of year: Crème de la Mer (2 oz.), The Lifting Face Serum (9 ml) and The Eye Concentrate (.5 oz.). Presented in a festive keepsake box, this offering is a beautiful way to both gift and experience La Mer.

The Signature Collection ($240.00)

Jet-setters will revel in the limited edition Signature Collection. Featuring convenient, travel sizes of Crème de la Mer (1 oz.), The Lifting Face Serum (15 ml) and The Eye Concentrate (5 ml), The Signature Collection lets your loved ones indulge in La Mer at home or away. Presented in La Mer’s signature, gift-ready box.

The Lip Balm ($45.00)

Hydrate and help protect lips with the soothing Lip Balm. A truly luxurious emulsion, it works on contact to soften and moisturize. Like the original Crème de la Mer, the results are immediate, yet also long lasting. This small gem is sure to please each and every one on your list this season.

The Hand Treatment ($70.00)

The Hand Treatment is a silky formulation that helps protect and heal even the driest hands. La Mer’s smart seaweeds attract moisture, an exclusive Skin Lightening Complex improves skin tone and clarity, and magnetized water helps reduce feelings of fatigue as it soothes on contact. Perfect for winter pampering, it encourages hands to look younger and feel softer to the touch.

The Body Refiner & The Body Crème ($110.00 / $195.00)

Who wouldn’t love to receive the gift of diamonds? Treat someone special this holiday to La Mer’s latest innovation, The Body Refiner. This plush, creamy and calming treatment utilizes precious ingredients—including 1.75 carats of pure diamond dust— to deliver a cushiony resurfacing treatment that both polishes and softens the skin. For the ultimate winter treat, follow with The Body Crème, a sumptuous treatment that lavishes skin in a wave of long-lasting hydration.

Availability: October 2009

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MAC Baroque Boudoir Collection Official Information & Photos

MAC Baroque Boudoir

MAC Baroque Boudoir Collection

U.S. Launch Date: November 25th, 2009 (Freestanding/PRO Stores Only)

Decadent, luxurious… Liaisons get even more Dangereuse! The vintage look of the Baroque Boudoir has inspired our special, limited edition cache of high-style collectibles for lips and face, in silverized and silk-screened packaging containing favourite bring-back luxe formulas. First, Lipstick and Lip Gloss, each in three new shades of lustrous seduction, followed with Sheer Mystery Powder in Light Medium and Medium Plus, the last word in silky finish, divinely dressed in a ravishing round compact, etched like the fine filigree of a French baroque settee. Of course, our new Boudoir Clutch will be instantly treasured. Sate your taste for something modern, yet ornate.

Baroque Boudoir Lipstick ($22.00 U.S. / $26.00 CDN)

  • Prive Creamy light blue pink (Cream) (Limited Edition)
  • Treasured Creamy warm nude beige (Cream) (Limited Edition)
  • Baroque Boudoir Creamy dark plum (Cream) (Limited Edition)

Baroque Boudoir Lipgloss ($22.00 U.S. / $26.00 CDN)

  • Preciousness Sheer metallic pink with white pearl (Frost) (Limited Edition)
  • The Lap of Luxury Sheer baby pink with white & pink pearl (Frost) (Limited Edition)
  • D’Nouveau Sheer dusty rose with light pink pearl (Frost) (Limited Edition)

Baroque Boudoir Compact/Sheer Mystery Powder ($60.00 U.S. / $72.00 CDN)

  • Light Medium Pale ivory (Limited Edition)
  • Medium Plus Tan beige (Limited Edition)

Boudoir Clutch ($65.00 U.S. / $78.00 CDN)

  • Unexpected and chic clutch with a crinkle brushed nylon fabric in black. (Limited Edition)

Availability: North America: November 25th, 2009 at all M·A·C locations, 1.800.588.0070 and www.maccosmetics.com. International: December 2009 at all M·A·C locations, 1.800.588.0070 and www.maccosmetics.com.

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