Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012


MAC Too Supreme Collection for Spring 2012

availability: March 1st, 2012 (North America), March 2012 (International)

Sheen Supreme Lipglass ($19.00 U.S. / $22.50 CDN) (Limited Edition)

Fusing soft succulent shades with smooth, lush, pearl-rich shine, this Lipglass puts a high gloss twist on Sheen Supreme’s signature finish. Slick, clickable pen-style applicator with a super soft brush delivers shine in one stroke.

  • Jasmine Honey Light cream beige (Frost)
  • Fuji Pink Pale peach with low level pearl (Frost)
  • Moon Beach Warm light beige with pearl (Frost)
  • Cherry Fest Rose with high level pearl (Frost)
  • Sweet Bean Cool beige with pearl (Frost)
  • Almond Blossom Pale pink with high level pearl (Frost)
  • Mango Sheen Bright coral with pearl (Frost)
  • Asian Butterfly Lilac with pearl (Frost)
  • Imperial Red Bright rose with pearl (Frost)
  • Dress Kimono Mid-tone frosted plum (Frost)
  • Black Tea Deep brown with pearl (Frost)

Sheen Supreme Lipstick ($14.50 U.S. / $17.50 CDN)

  • Supremely Confident Pale nude (Cream) (Permanent)
  • Happy Hibiscus Creamy white pink (Frost) (Permanent)
  • Fashion City Neutral coral pink (Cream) (Permanent)
  • Bare Again PInky neutral beige (Cream) (Permanent)
  • Tea Ceremony Neutral beige pink (Cream) (Permanent)
  • Sheer Mandarin Mid-tone yellow orange (Cream) (Permanent)
  • Korean Candy Bright orange-red (Cream) (Permanent)
  • Supreme Style Light coral-pink with pearl (Frost) (Permanent)
  • Royal Azalea Bright mid-tone pink (Cream) (Permanent)
  • Blossom Culture Soft pink with pearl (Frost) (Permanent)
  • Zen Rose Bright mid-tone fuchsia (Cream) (Permanent)
  • Insanely It Watermelon pink (Cream) (Permanent)
  • Asian Flower Creamy lavender (Cream) (Permanent)

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Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012


MAC and Chen Man Love & Water Collection for Spring 2012

availability: March 1st, 2012 (North America), March 2012 (International); all products are limited edition unless otherwise specified

Mineralize Eyeshadow Duo ($20.00 U.S. / $24.00 CDN) (Limited Edition)

  • Supersweet Half bronze, pink, gold melange/half solid golden pink (Frost)
  • Pink Union Half taupe, lavender, brown melange/half solid dark violet (Frost)
  • Love Cycle Half light blue, white, dark blue melange/half solid dark royal blue (Frost)

Beauty Powder ($23.00 U.S. / $27.50 CDN) (Limited Edition)

  • Play It Proper Pastel soft pink with sparkles (Repromote)

Fluidline ($15.00 U.S. / $18.00 CDN)

  • Blacktrack Solid flat black (Permanent)
  • Waveline Navy blue with low level gold pearl (Permanent)

Lipglass ($14.50 U.S. / $17.50 CDN) (Limited Edition)

  • Force of Love Vivid honeysuckle pink
  • Budding Love Pale lavender

Lipstick ($14.50 U.S. / $17.50 CDN) (Limited Edition)

  • Force of Love Vivid honeysuckle pink
  • Budding Love Pale lavender

Reflects Glitter ($20.00 U.S. / $24.00 CDN)

  • Reflects Blue Sparkling blue (Permanent at PRO)

Pigment ($20.00 U.S. / $24.00 CDN)

  • Naval Blue Deep smoky blue (Permanent at PRO)

Nail Lacquer ($16.00 U.S. / $19.00 CDN) (Limited Edition)

  • Breezy Blue Dark blue (Cream)
  • Pinkly Fresh Mid-tone blue pink (Cream)

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Tuesday, February 21st, 2012


MAC Marcel Wanders 2 Collection for Spring 2012

availability: March 1st, 2012 (North America) at select locations, March 2012 (International) at select locations; all products are limited edition unless otherwise specified

Lipstick ($22.50 U.S. / $26.50 CDN) (Limited Edition)

  • Annelie Soft peachy beige with pearl (Frost)
  • Annemiek Soft neutral pink with pearl (Frost)
  • Felicienne Dirty mauve with pearl (Frost)
  • Inez Plum with gold pearl (Frost)

Lipglass ($22.50 U.S. / $26.50 CDN) (Limited Edition)

  • Jana Creamy beige with gold pearl
  • Julia Light blue pink with pearl
  • Karin Pink-mauve with pearl
  • Kim Dirty plum with pearl

Sheer Mystery Powder ($60.00 U.S. / $72.00 CDN) (Limited Edition)

  • Light Medium Pale ivory
  • Medium Plus Tan beige

Air of Style Solid Perfume ($40.00 U.S. / $48.00 CDN) (Limited Edition)

An indulgence – but not when you consider the sensual delights of our solid Air of Style perfume and the covetable appeal of this exquisite Marcel Wanders multi-faceted chrome compact. Limited edition.

187 Brush ($80.00 U.S. / $96.00 CDN) (Limited Edition)

High performance and style merge in a limited edition 187 Duo Fibre Face Brush. With its hand-turned, chrome-finished wooden handle and duo-toned, softly rounded head, this brush is beyond a tool – it’s an accessory.

Brush Clutch ($80.00 U.S. / $96.00 CDN) (Limited Edition)

A brush clutch designed with chic and splendour. Silver threads, antique embroidery, and all the clever flourishes Marcel Wanders uses to elevate form and function into something extraordinary. Limited edition.

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Sunday, February 19th, 2012


Color Club Blossoming Collection for Spring 2012

With the beautiful budding flowers of the season as an inspiration, rich color has bloomed! Add Diamond Drops topcoat for a “morning rain-kissed” effect. Blossoming features six nail polishes — from Hydrangea Kiss, Sweetpea and Blue-ming to Blushing Rose and Lavendarling. This new vegan, formaldehyde, toluene and DBP-free collection is sure to signal spring is in the air… or blossoming.

  • Hydrangea Kiss Dusty blue-purple creme
  • Sweetpea Rosy pink creme
  • Blue-ming Bright blue-green creme
  • Blushing Rose Baby pink creme
  • Lavendarling Dusty purple creme
  • Diamond Drops Silver ice flake polish

availability: $8.00 each, February 2012. All Color Club products are made in the USA and are not tested on animals. Products are available at shopcolorclub.com.

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Saturday, February 18th, 2012


Dolce & Gabbana and Monica Bellucci

A long time personal friend of Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana, Monica is the symbol of the Italian beauty of our time, personifying passion, voluptuous sensuality and breathtaking beauty in films such as “The Matrix – Reloaded”, “The Passion of the Christ” and “Don’t Look Back”, as well as French language films such as “L’Appartement”, for which she was nominated to the César Awards.

As admirers of Monica’s beauty and carefree sensuality, Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana found it only fitting to celebrate her remarkable magnetism with her very own limited edition Dolce & Gabbana Make Up collection, The Monica Lipstick Collection, launching in stores in May 12.

With her famed fulsome lips, impeccable complexion and daring, expressive eyes she exudes the irony, mystery and charm that comprises the very essence of the Dolce & Gabbana woman.

“We love Monica and have worked with her many times over the past 20 years. Her beauty is timeless,” says Domenico Dolce. “She expresses perfectly the Dolce & Gabbana woman,” adds Stefano Gabbana, “She is ravishing – a true Italian icon.”

“I’m delighted to be collaborating with Domenico and Stefano on Dolce & Gabbana The Make Up,” says Monica. “I have always adored the aesthetic of Dolce & Gabbana and it’s so exciting to be involved with their creative process.”

Thursday, February 16th, 2012


DiorShow New LookMascara Launches

In 1947, Christian Dior’s first collection completely overturned the sober codes of the era with its hourglass shapes, rich colors and full skirts. It was so revolutionary, it garnered its own place in fashion history and quickly became known as the “New Look.”
65 years later, a revolution comes to beauty…

2012 draws inspiration from these original values of the Dior “New Look” with an exceptional new mascara: Diorshow New Look. The revolutionary formula and 1st for Diorshow nano brush creates multi-dimensional volume for a dramatic, multiple-eyelash effect. Much like the voluminous shapes of the 1947 New Look, Diorshow New Look creates an unprecedented, voluminous result.

The Diorshow New Look formula pairs a nano-brush with a high-precision, serum formula to multiply volume lash by lash, both instantly and with continued use. In contrast to the original Diorshow XL brush, the nano brush of Diorshow New Look provides ultimate precision, coating each lash with the exclusive Lash Multiplier TM serum formula. Its unusual architecture is structured in two parts: the lower part of the brush is made up of four reservoirs and rows of separating spikes which load lashes from the root while allowing for maximum extension. The upper part of the brush has a “lash catcher” micro-head, which slips into the slightest gap to catch every lash with the precision of a couturier’s hand. The brush is made up of the perfect balance between supple rubber and resistant plastic which allows for easy application.

Lashes are instantly thicker, extended at a wider angle and appear infinitely more numerous thanks to an exceptional and supple polymer enriched with SR38 ceramide that coats each lash for extreme thickness, stretch and curl. An additional benefit is the intense color effect, obtained thanks to an exclusive, 3D effect, Dior Black Glass pigment. This black pigment is coated with light-reflecting particles for an astounding magnifying effect, which increases the depth and shine of the color. The formula is enriched with a regenerating royal jelly extract that works to repair damaged parts of the lash fiber, infiltrating the slightest gap to re-texturize and thicken each lash. In addition, Diorshow New Look reacts to body heat, allowing the serum to release its potent active ingredients as close as possible to the lash line. Lashes become stronger and denser day after day.

In 2002, Dior introduced Diorshow, the first Dior mascara directly inspired by professional makeup artist’s techniques. Backstage at fashion shows, artists would use a toothbrush to create a dramatic, voluminous lash look. With its one-of-a-kind XL brush, Diorshow created explosive volume for a stunning catwalk look and has since become a cult favorite. In 2012 new technology in Diorshow New Look Mascara will deliver a very unique type of volume: infinite volume, lash by lash.

availability: Spring 2012, $28.50, dior.com