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Pat McGrath Unlimited Edition Core Collection for Fall 2017 | Full Details

Pat McGrath Core Collection
Pat McGrath Core Collection

The Details

Pat McGrath is one of the most influential makeup artists in the world, and the impact of her work in beauty and fashion over the past 20 years is unparalleled. The visionary looks she imagines—then creates for runways, advertisements, and editorial—define beauty trends of the future.

9/16 at Pat McGrath, 10/6 at Sephora

Subversive Mothership Eyeshadow Palette, $125.00 (Permanent)

Provoke creativity and heighten beauty with rich color opulence that allows you to use makeup as wearable art. This curated collection of richly pigmented, velvety hues features vivid jewel tones, classic neutrals, and high-impact shades that glide on smoothly to highlight, line, and define eyes for unlimited looks. The hybrid cream-infused powder formulations release infinitely smooth and extremely blendable pigments to achieve seamless color transitions with unprecedented buildability. The perfect balance of gorgeous finishes blend, highlight, and adorn lids with exquisite light-reflective effects and true color radiance. Tailor-made beauty gives voice to your artistic impulses for luxury at your fingertips.

  • Skinshow Glow Champagne pink pearl
  • Copper Toned Soft reddish brown
  • Iconic Neutral bronze gold
  • Rose DUsk Soft reddish mauve
  • Dark Rich warm brown
  • Xtreme Black Ultimate black
  • Bronze 005 Metlalic warm brown
  • Astral Ghost Orchid White iridescent with pink
  • VR Nectar Peachy pink with gold pearl
  • Blitz Emerald Blackened green with lilac pearl

Subliminal Mothership Eyeshadow Palette, $125.00 (Permanent)

This curated collection of richly pigmented, velvety colors feature vivid jewel tones, classic neutrals, and high-impact fashion shades that glide on smoothly to highlight, line, and define eyes for unlimited looks. The hybrid cream-infused powder formulations release infinitely smooth and extremely blendable pigment for seamless color transitions with unprecedented buildability. The perfect balance of gorgeous finishes and intense shades blend, highlight, and adorn lids with exquisite light-reflective effects and pure radiance.

  • Skinshow Nude Champagne platinum
  • Ultimate Taupe Soft beige brown
  • Lilac Dusk Muted lavender
  • Depth Ash brown
  • Substance Cool beige brown
  • Xtreme Black Ultimate black
  • Pale Gold 002 Cool platinum gold
  • Astral White White with blue flash
  • VR Violet Pinky violet duochrome
  • Blitz Blue Vivid sapphire

Sublime Mothership Eyeshadow Palette, $125.00 (Permanent)

This curated collection of richly pigmented, velvety hues features vivid jewel tones, classic neutrals, and high-impact fashion shades that glide on smoothly to highlight, line, and define eyes for unlimited looks. The hybrid cream-infused powder formulations release infinitely smooth and extremely blendable pigments for seamless color transitions with unprecedented buildability. The perfect balance of gorgeous finishes and intense shades structure, design, and define eyes with crystalline pearl flashes and thrilling color effects. Beam beyond the spectrum and paint with light to accentuate and highlight the natural beauty of the face.

  • Skinshow Fever Champagne gold pearl
  • Black Metal Gunmetal black with silver pearl
  • Lazarus Warm pinky brown
  • Deep Shade Dark warm brown
  • Night Creature Deep magenta
  • Xtreme Black Ultimate black
  • Gigabyte Antiqued green gold
  • Astral Ghost Orchid White iridescent with pink flash
  • VR Pink Peachy pink with gold pearl
  • Blitz Amethyst Deep purple with blue pearl

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Sephora Holiday 2017 | Early Access | Sephora Favorites Sets

Sephora Holiday 2017 | Early Access
Sephora Holiday 2017 | Early Access

The Details

Sephora has early access to over 35 holiday releases for VIB Rouges today.

Editor’s Note: I expect these to be available to everyone else sooner rather than later. I’ve split the posts across categories, so this post focuses on the Sephora Favorite sets!

Now online for VIB Rouge

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Sephora Favorites | Glow For It, $40.00 ($106.00 Value) (Limited Edition)

Shine a light on beautiful skin with glow-getter creams, powders, and liquids—for a subtle radiance, intense glow, or anything in between. This set includes seven deluxe everyday essentials. Available at Sephora.

  • 0.085 oz/ 2.4 g BECCA Shimmering Skin Perfector® Pressed in Moonstone
  • 0.33 oz/ 10 mL Benefit Cosmetics High Beam
  • 0.14 oz/ 4 g Bobbi Brown Mini Shimmer Brick in Bronze
  • 0.095 oz/ 2.8 mL Cover FX Custom Enhancer Drops in Moonlight
  • 0.06 oz/ 1.7 g NUDESTIX Nudies All Over Face Color in Illumi-naughty
  • 0.21 oz/ 6 g Milk Makeup Highlighter in Lit
  • 0.07 oz/ 2.2 g tarte Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Highlighter in Exposed

Sephora Favorites | Hair Rescue Masks On The Go, $25.00 ($52.00 Value) (Limited Edition)

This specially curated kit contains some of our favorite hair masks to nourish and hydrate your locks! Verb Hydrating Mask is enriched with glycerin, which naturally binds moisture to hair for added softness.  Available at Sephora.

  • 0.67 oz/ 19 g Verb Hydrating Mask
  • 1 oz/29 mL Briogeo Don’t Despair, Repair! Deep Conditioning Mask
  • 1.5 oz/ 44.3 mL Devacurl Melt Into Moisture Matcha Butter Conditioning Mask
  • 0.5 oz/ 15 mL Bumble and bumble Bb. While You Sleep Overnight Damage Repair Masque
  • 1 oz/ 28 g Living Proof Restore Mask Treatment
  • 1 oz/ 30 mL Moroccanoil Intense Hydrating Mask
  • 1 oz/ 30 mL Ouai Treatment Masque
  • 0.7 oz/ 20 mL Amika Nourishing Mask
  • Reusable sparkling bag.

Sephora Favorites | Skin Wonderland, $64.00 ($214.00 Value) (Limited Edition)

This set features pampering products with sensorial formulations, great textures, and lovely scents.  Available at Sephora.

  • 0.16 fl oz/ 5 mL AMOREPACIFIC The Essential Creme Fluid
  • 0.338 fl oz/ 10 mL boscia® Porefecting White Charcoal Mattifying Treatment Primer
  • 0.74 fl oz/ 22 mL Dr Dennis Gross Skincare Alpha Beta® Extra Strength Daily Peel (one set of 5 skincare treatments)
  • 0.5 fl oz/ 15 mL Drunk Elephant Lala Retro Whipped Cream
  • 1.7 fl oz/ 50 mL First Aid Beauty® Hello FAB Coconut Skin Smoothie Priming Moisturizer
  • 1.52 oz/ 40 g Foreo LUNA™ Play
  • 1 fl oz/ 30 mL fresh Umbrian Clay Purifying Mask
  • 0.338 oz/ 10 g IT COSMETICS Bye Bye Makeup™ 3-in-1 Makeup Melting Cleansing Balm
  • 2 fl oz/ 59 mL Josie Maran Whipped Argan Oil Body Butter in Vanilla Apricot
  • 0.5 fl oz/ 15 mL Kate Somerville® ExfoliKate® Intensive Exfoliating Treatment
  • 0.25 fl oz/ 7 mL OLEHENRIKSEN Truth Serum®
  • 0.3 oz/ 8 g SUNDAY RILEY C.E.O. C + E antiOXIDANT Protect + Repair Moisturizer
  • 0.08 oz/ 2.5 g tarte Maracuja C-Brighter™ Eye Treatment

Sephora Holiday 2017 | Early Access | Skincare Sets

Sephora Holiday 2017 | Early Access
Sephora Holiday 2017 | Early Access

The Details

Sephora has early access to over 35 holiday releases for VIB Rouges today.

Editor’s Note: I expect these to be available to everyone else sooner rather than later. I’ve split the posts across categories, so this post focuses on skincare sets!

Now avaialble for VIB Rouge

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Drunk Elephant Come C About Me, $88.00 ($108.00 Value) (Limited Edition)

This set of bestsellers includes your daily cleanser, hydration gel, potent vitamin C serum, and physical sunscreen to help skin look and feel healthy. Available at Sephora.

  • 1 fl oz/ 30 mL Beste Jelly Cleanser
  • 0.5 fl oz/ 15 mL B-Hydra Intensive Hydration Gel
  • 1 fl oz/ 30 mL C-Firma Day Serum
  • 0.5 fl oz/ 15 mL Umbra Sheer Physical Daily Defense SPF 30

beautyblender Blenders for All Seasons, $65.00 ($80.00 Value) (Limited Edition)

The change of seasons is the best indication of when it’s time to replace your blender. Never miss a beat with this timely kit and glam up your vanity with this limited-edition crystal blender nest, the perfect place to dry and perch your blender throughout the year. Available at Sephora.

  • Original beautyblender®
  • beautyblender® Bubble
  • beautyblender® Royal
  • beautyblender® Lavender
  • blender Cleanser sample
  • Nest

Tata Harper Glow For It Kit, $60.00 ($94.00 Value) (Limited Edition)

This kit combines the radiance effect of Resurfacing Mask with the gentle exfoliation of Regenerating Cleanser and the silky hydration of Reparative Moisturizer to transform the look of your skin. This set will leave you with a healthy-looking glow and a radiant complexion. Available at Sephora.

  • 1 oz/ 30 mL Resurfacing Mask
  • 0.5 oz/ 15 mL Regenerating Cleanser
  • 0.33 oz/ 10 mL Repairative Moisturizer

Tatcha Skincare for Makeup Lovers Obento Box, $59.00 ($112.00 Value) (Limited Edition)

A fine spray of this silky Luminous Dewy Skin Mist is packed with 20 percent botanical oils and humectants to give skin a boost of hydration and an instant dewy glow. This anti-aging Water Cream moisturizer transforms to release a burst of skin-improving nutrients and refreshing hydration for clear, poreless-looking skin. Reveal an instant and lasting glow with this creamy anti-aging Violet-C Radiance, packed with brightening Japanese beautyberry, two types of vitamin C, and smoothing AHAs from seven fruits. This nourishing Gold Spun Camellia Lip Balm hydrates and helps protect lips with antioxidants and essential fatty acids, while 23-karat gold imparts a subtle touch of golden shimmer. Ideal for gifting, it comes packaged in an obento-style box that can be reused to store jewelry or organize makeup. Available at Sephora.

  • 1.35 oz/ 40 mL Luminous Dewy Skin Mist
  • 0.34 oz/ 10 mL The Water Cream
  • 0.34 oz/ 10 mL Violet-C Radiance Mask
  • 0.21 oz/ 6 g Gold Spun Camellia Lip Balm

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Sephora Holiday 2017 | Early Access | Cheek/Face Sets

Sephora Holiday 2017 | Early Access
Sephora Holiday 2017 | Early Access

The Details

Sephora has early access to over 35 holiday releases for VIB Rouges today.

Editor’s Note: I expect these to be available to everyone else sooner rather than later. I’ve split the posts across categories, so this post focuses on cheek/face sets!

Now avaialble for VIB Rouge

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CoverFX Custom Enhancer Drops Set, $42.00 ($50.00 Value) (Limited Edition)

Highlight, Strobe and customize your glow with these four bestselling shades of Custom Enhancer Drops. Formulated with a high concentration of ultra-refined pearls, these cult-favorite highlighters produce a high-impact liquid metal finish that can be applied alone to strobe and highlight or added to your favorite liquid foundation or skincare product for an all-over glow. Availability at Sephora.

4 x 0.15 oz/ 4.5 mL Custom Cover Drops in Celestial, Halo, Rose Gold, Moonlight

Milk Makeup Holographic Powder Quad, $49.00 (Limited Edition)

Put some outer space on your face with these holographic highlighters, packed with meteorite powder and twilight pearls for intense payoff in a single swipe. The talc-free formula features avocado oil, coconut oil, and mango butter to smoothly glide onto eyes as eyeshadow, cheekbones as a highlighter, or lips and body for a hydrating and prismatic sheen. Available at Sephora.

Tarte Goddess Glow Highlighter, $35.00 (Limited Edition)

This highlighter builds a natural radiance or blinding strobe with concentrated gold flecks to luxe up your look. The silky, weightless powder features coconut and tarte’s Rainforest of the Sea™ complex to smooth skin so pigment builds effortlessly. Inspired by Moroccan mosaics, the custom lattice press and bright packaging add some global-glam to your glow. Available at Sephora.

Laura Mercier L'Amour Exotique Face Illuminator Collection, $58.00 (Limited Edition)

Laura Mercier’s Exotique Face Illuminator highlights the skin with pure light-reflecting pigments for a color-true, multidimensional, and luminous finish that complements all skin tones. Its non-dusting texture allows for excellent color payoff and applies smoothly and evenly onto skin without dragging. The unique formula brings natural-looking radiance to the complexion for an instant glow. Available at Sephora.

Kevyn Aucoin The Neo-Trio Palette, $58.00 (Limited Edition)

Mix and match shades in this palette to create endless layers of light and color. Each is infused with light-diffusing pigments to enhance and perfect the skin, creating radiant luminosity. Available at Sephora.

  • Neo-Setting Powder
  • Neo-Limelight highlighter in Ibiza
  • Neo-Bronzer in Capri

Sephora Holiday 2017 | Early Access | Lip Sets

Sephora Holiday 2017 | Early Access
Sephora Holiday 2017 | Early Access

The Details

Sephora has early access to over 35 holiday releases for VIB Rouges today.

Editor’s Note: I expect these to be available to everyone else sooner rather than later. I’ve split the posts across categories, so this post focuses on lip sets!

Now avaialble for VIB Rouge

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NARS x Man Ray The Kiss Set, $49.00 ($98.00 Value) (Limited Edition)

This set includes two new, limited-edition shades and two existing shades. The golden cosmetic case is inspired by the electrifying art of modern master Man Ray. Each jumbo pencil provides the application of a lipstick with the convenience of an artist pencil. The tapered end is perfect for lining, defining, and filling in lips. The non-drying formula is enriched with vitamin E and emollients for a creamy texture, while a combination of unique silicones ensures long-lasting, seamless matte color for hours. It also makes it easy to pair with another lip product for added dimension or as a tinted base. Whether it’s soft and neutral or bold and edgy, this lip pencil is ideal for making a lip statement. Available at Sephora.

  • 4 x Full-size Velvet Matte Lip Pencil in Endangered Red, Toundra, Wild Ways, and Spell Bound.

Urban Decay Little Vices Lipstick Set, $25.00 (Limited Edition)

Get ready to experiment. Little Vices from Urban Decay features deluxe samples of five shades of Vice Lipstick—including one new color (Love Drunk) and two exclusives (Double Crossed and Mad)—all in a matchbox-style box. Experiment with everything from brights to neutrals in three finishes (cream, comfort matte, and metallized). Just one swipe provides a big laydown of color. UD’s proprietary Pigment Infusion System™ gives each shade its super creamy texture, rich payout, and superior color dispersion. Each shade comes in a smaller version of UD’s faceted Vice Lipstick case. This time, the case is gold with a black base. And just like UD’s full-size bullet, the teardrop shape provides a precise application every time. Available at Sephora.

  • 5 x 0.03 oz/ 1 g Vice Lipsticks in Violate (dusty purple w/pink undertone), 1993 (medium brown), Double Crossed (matte berry w/tonal shimmer), Love Drunk (deep red w/tonal shimmer), Mad (bright purple shimmer)

Marc Jacobs Cat's Meow Le Petite Marc Lip Creme Set, $45.00 ($80.00 Value) (Limited Edition)

Indulge your lips with Marc’s revolutionary 10-hour long-wear lipstick that covers your lips in buttery, creamy vibrant pigment in one swipe. Experience unprecedented color payoff from concentrated color-boost pigments that are triple-milled and steeped in hydrating ingredients, for the ultimate long-lasting color and lip-plumping moisture. This travel-size collection features bestselling nudes, reds, and pinks, and comes tucked in a vibrant Marc Jacobs leopard-print pouch made of vegan patent leather. Zipped with a swinging tassel, this pouch is so decadent, it could double as an evening bag. Availability at Sephora.

  • 5 x 0.05 oz/ 1.7 g Le Marc Lip Crème in Sonic Truth (creamy nude), Infamous (soft peony), Goddess (soft peony), J’adore (terra cotta blush), Currant Mood (currant-red)
  • Zippered pouch

Bite Beauty Champagne Discovery Lip Set, $35.00 ($65.00 Value) (Limited Edition)

Toast the season with Bite’s Champagne Discovery Lip Set, featuring a curated selection of three bestsellers in complementary shades: the multistick and lip pencil in cashew (matte rose taupe), and prismatic pearl crème lip gloss in champagne (a metallic champagne with nude and gold shimmer), plus a limited-edition mirror. Wear alone or layer together to take your look from daytime to party time. Availability at Sephora.

  • 0.17 oz/ 4.75 g The Multistick
  • 0.05 oz/ 1.4 g The Lip Pencil
  • 0.14 oz/ 4g Lip Gloss

Clinique Chubby Treats, $25.00 ($34.00 Value) (Limited Edition)

These super-nourishing, bite-sized versions of Chubby Stick™ are loaded with mango and shea butters for soft and smooth lips. Housed in a limited-edition tin that’s perfect for gifting, the shades range from subtly sheer to vibrant. Availability at Sephora.

  • 6 x 0.03 oz/ 1 g Chubby Stick Intense Moisturizing Lip Colour Balm in Curviest Caramel, Broadest Berry, Pink Honey, Bountiful Blush, Super Strawberry, and Black Honey

Clinique The Chubbettes, $49.50 ($113.00 Value) (Limited Edition)

This set features super-nourishing bite-sized versions of Chubby Stick™s, each loaded with mango and shea butters so lips feel comfortably soft and smooth. The shades range from subtly sheer to vibrant and come housed in a limited-edition, giftable tin. Available at Sephora.

  • 12 x 0.03 oz/ 1 g Chubby Stick™ Moisturizing Lip Colour Balm in Richer Raisin, Fuller Fig, Whole Lotta Honey, Graped-Up, Mega Melon, Chunky Cherry, Woppin’ Watermelon, Pudgy Peony, Super Strawberry, Voluptuous Violet, and Plumped Up Pink
  • 8 x 0.03 oz/ 1 g Chubby Stick Intense™ Moisturizing Lip Colour Balm in Curviest Caramel, Roomiest Rose, Broadest Berry, Mightiest Maraschino, Plushest Punch, Grandest Grape, Roundest Raspberry, Pumped Up Poppy

Fresh Sugar Lip Beauty Box, $45.00 ($72.00 Value) (Limited Edition)

This collection features sugar lip treatments in six flattering tints, from a deep pink to a bold berry shade. The lip treatments provide hydration and protection from damaging UV rays while giving sheer coverage and buildable color. Use tinted shades as a touch-up lip moisturizer throughout the day or under your lipstick. Available at Sephora.

  • 6 x 0.07 oz/ 2.2 g Sugar Lip Treatment Sunscreen SPF 15 in Original, Tulip, Rosé, Poppy, Honey, Berry

Sephora Holiday 2017 | Early Access | Eyeshadow Palettes & Sets

Sephora Holiday 2017 | Early Access
Sephora Holiday 2017 | Early Access

The Details

Sephora has early access to over 35 holiday releases for VIB Rouges today.

Editor’s Note: I expect these to be available to everyone else sooner rather than later. I’ve split the posts across categories, so this post focuses on eye sets!

Now avaialble for VIB Rouge

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Becca Apres Ski Eyeshadow Palette, $45.00 (Limited Edition)

Put your eyes in the spotlight with this limited-edition eyeshadow palette featuring the bestselling Shimmering Skin Perfector Highlighter formula customized specifically for the eyes. These exclusive pairings allow you to dial up or down the lights to create a customized light effect for all skin tones and eye colors. Available at Sephora.

  • 0.05 oz/ 1.4 g Eyeshadows in Pearl, Rose Quartz, Moonstone, Opal, Topaz, Toasted Marshmallow, and Hot Cocoa

Too Faced Boss Lady Beauty Agenda, $58.00 (Limited Edition)

For the first time in Too Faced history, they’ve not only created an amazing collection of beautiful shades for the eyes, face, and lips, but also a limited-edition year-round beauty agenda so you can try new looks in the most beautiful way all year long. Available at Sephora.

  • 24 x 0.03 oz/ 0.95g Eyeshadows in Christmas Carol, Party Over Here!, Trimmed, Pinecone, Don’t Give A Fudge, Love Actually, I Want It All, Iced Out, Santa’s Helper, Fa La La La La, Halo, Faux Fur Only, Deck The Malls, Unwrap Me, Slay Bells, Jolly, Marshmallowed, Snow Day, Black Tie, Christmas Dream, Spiked Cider, Give Me S’more, Glittered, Plum Pudding
  • 0.08 oz/ 2.5 g Luminizer in #Blessed
  • 0.08 oz/ 2.5 g Bronzer in Chocolate Soleil
  • 0.08 oz/ 2.5 g Blush in Will You Merry Me?
  • 0.1 oz/ 3 g Deluxe Melted Matte Long Wear Lipstick in Sell Out
  • 0.17 oz/ 4.8 g Deluxe Better Than Sex Mascara
  • Leatherette mini zip-around agenda cover with built-in mirror
  • Sticker sheets
  • Paper-bound agenda

Smashbox Drawn In. Decked Out. Set, $$39.00 ($77.00 Value) (Limited Edition)

This set of palettes features the Spotlight, Cover Shot, Ablaze, and Limited-Edition Sultry palettes. Spotlight palette features three complementary highlighting shades, two shimmer-finish shades, and one mega sparkle that dials light way up. Wear them alone or layer over blush or highlighter to amp up the light. The Ablaze Palette offers shades that are hot desert-inspired, while the Sultry Palette shades are wearable and universally flattering. Both offer intense pigment payoff and superior blendability. Each palette features convenient bigger base shades, and is slim-line, purse-sized, and great for on-the-go use. Available at Sephora.

  • 0.17 oz/ 5.1 g Travel-Size Spotlight Palette in Pearl
  • 0.21 oz/ 6.2 g Full-Size Cover Shot Eyeshadow Palette in Ablaze
  • 0.21 oz/ 6.2 g Full-Size Limited Edition Cover Shot Eyeshadow Palette in Sultry
  • Ana Strumpf-designed Sticker Sheet

Tarte Treasure Box, $59.00 ($433.00 Value) (Limited Edition)

This set gives a full face of glam with exotic packaging inspired by the tarte team’s travels. Inside, you’ll find everything you need in one place—a 24-piece eyeshadow palette, warm and cool-toned blushes, two universal bronzers, and a pearlescent highlighter with all new shades to love. Open the storage compartment to reveal a full-size Sex Kitten Eyeliner and travel-sizes of tarte’s iconic mascara and quick drying, Matte Liquid Lipstick. Available at Sephora.

  • 24 x 0.024 oz/ 0.7 g Amazonian Clay Eyeshadows
  • 2 x 0.1 oz/ 3 g Amazonian Clay Blushes in Perk (carnation pink), Wish (watermelon pink)
  • 2 x 0.1 oz/ 3 g Amazonian Clay Bronzers in Navigate (matte bronze), Excursion (bronze luster)
  • 0.21 oz/ 6 g Amazonian Clay Highlighter in Wanderlust (light champagne)
  • 0.007 oz/ 0.2 g Full-Size Sex Kitten Eyeliner
  • 0.13 oz/ 4 mL Lights, Camera, Lashes™ 4-In-1 Mascara
  • 0.034 oz/ 1 mL Deluxe Tarteist™ Quick Dry Matte Lip Paint in Grand (deep rose)