Make Up Forever as created their “Diamonds For Ever Kit” ($115 value), which features hues that have been diamond-infused – so think sparkles and shimmer! You will find their beset-selling Aqua Eyes and Diamond eyeshadow, diamond powder in Champagne, waterproof lengthening mascara in black, and Fascinating lip gloss ($45.00). Find MUFE at www.makeupforever.com or www.sephora.com.
LORAC brings a whole slew of nifty gift sets for this holiday season. Their big kahuna is “Fairytale Life” ($195 value), which is a Sephora exclusive and features eight eyeshadows in Star (Warm Beige Shimmer), Princess (Frosty Taupe), Rich (Light Khaki Shimmer), Jade (Green Shimmer), Glitz (Pink Champagne), Glam (Plum Shimmer), Elegant (Silver Crystal Shimmer), and Stunning (Navy Shimmer); two blushes in Dream (Tan Shimmer) and Fantasy (Rose Frost); two sparkling lip polishes in Fame (Cool Pink Shine) and Fortune (Warm Rosy Shimmer); Lotsa Lash Mini Fiber Mascara in Black; and a double-ended Eyeshadow/Liner Brush ($52.00). Total steal! They also have a darling set of lip glosses in their “Mini Mocktail Bar” ($67 value) which includes Razberi Cosmo (Raspberry Mauve), Guava Tiki (Peachy Pink), Tropical Dream (Peach Shimmer), Lava Flow (Dark Pink Sparkle), Caffeini Martini (Rose Brown), and Sex on the Beach (Fuscia) ($25.00). Don’t forget “Lotsa Gift”, which is a plumping set featuring lipstick, gloss, and mascara ($25.00). Still want more? Their “Showstopper Palette” is a gorgeous palette with eyeshadows in Sand (pale beige), Serenity (peach tan), Luxe (golden brown), and Glamour (smoky black); plus a blush in Couture (golden pink rose) ($35.00). Find your perfect gift at www.loraccosmetics.com and www.sephora.com.
Too Faced delights the holiday season with their “Lights, Camera, Glamour!” box filled with eight eyeshadows, six lip glosses, two blush powders, a bronzer, a face powder, a shimmer powder, a brow powder, and an eye liner powder ($40.00). Be sure to browse their Quickie Chronicles – The Miss Sixty Girl, “a runway-ready color palette for eyes, cheeks, and lips”, which features an eyeshadow quad, eyelinner duo, blush, and four lipglosses ($28.00). You can shop for these at www.toofaced.com or www.sephora.com.
Clinique just launched their Holiday 2007 collection, which includes several tempting products. You’ll find three Different Lipsticks in Raspberry Glace, Gingerfrost, and Ross Taffy ($14.00 each); two shades of Long Last Soft Shine Lipstick in Sugared Maple and Twilight Nude ($14.00 each); five shades of Full Potential Lips Plump and Shine in Glamour-full, Sugarplump, Voluptuous Violet, Camisole, and Rose Bloom ($17.50 each); a special eyeshadow quad in “Pink Truffle” ($25.00; naturally glossy mascara in “Meet Your Mascara” ($14.00); a cream liner in Smoke Grey ($14.50); and Fresh Bloom Allover Colour in Peony ($29.50). Shop this collection at www.clinique.com.
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.
Givenchy dazzles us all with a very diamond infused collection that begins with two shades of their crystal lip gloss in Diamond Fancy and Pure Diamond ($22.50); Lash Sparkles in Lash Diamonds ($23.00), lipstick in Rose desire ($26.00), Captiv’Eyes mascara in Extreme Black ($25.00); and finally the one that glitters and sparkles is their All-Over Diamond Effect Powder ($50.00). Santa, will you bring this goodie into Temptalia’s stocking? Please? I’ve been very good! Word is that Givenchy’s holiday collection is available at Sak’s, but it should be more visible in the upcoming weeks. View their fall line at www.givenchy.com.