We are getting closer and closer to celebrating Chinese New Year and like every year Giorgio Armani is releasing a limited edition powder palette. 2017 will be the year of the red rooster so there you have it….a new and limited edition release of Giorgio Armani 2017 Chinese New Year Palette of the red rooster. 2016 was the year of the monkey and if you remember Armani celebrated that as well with a special Year of the Monkey Palette (info, photos).
International Launch Date – mid December 2016 Continue Reading
Catrice Healthy Look Mattifying Powder was the first product that got my attention when I saw Catrice Fall Winter 2016 Collection (info, photos) in person. I rush to the store immediately to check out the new products, even though I knew they were permanent and when I saw this translucent powder I knew I had to have it. It comes in one universal shade and can be used as a setting or finishing powder.
Where to buy:
International – Now at @kosmetik4less.de
Romania – Now at Prestige Boutique (blv. Iuliu Maniu nr.59), Debenhams, Cora
U.S. – Now at ULTA and drugstores
Catrice Healthy Look Mattifying Powder (21.50 Lei / €4.45 for 9 g / 0.31 oz) comes in the shade No.010 Luminous Light and it adapts to every skin color, being also suitable for any skin type. It’s a compact mattifying powder with a translucent finish and a velvety texture that melts with the skin and adapts to all skin tones. Continue Reading
La Mer Illuminating Powder just got released so take a look at this beauty and decide fast if you are going to buy it, as it will sell out pretty fast. I don’t know what’s going on with La Mer this year, that keeps on releasing a face powder each season, but I definitely love what I’m seeing. Not long ago I was mesmerized by the beauty of La Mer Bronzing Powder with that gorgeous sun-kissed glow and now I’m moving on to this new shimmering powder.
U.S. Launch Date – Now at Neiman Marcus Continue Reading
Guerlain Meteorites Pearls Carousel (official info, photos) represents the 2016 edition of the famous Guerlain Meteorites Pearls that so many of us love and collect. This is definitely one precious collector’s item and I dare to say, even of my favorites as well, thanks to the combination of pink tone of the new pearls. I spotted this online internationally right at the beginning of spring, but across Europe it’s barely starting to hit counters. I’m bringing you a closer look at this precious gem so you can better decide on your purchase once it hits counters in your country.
U.S. – Now at Nordstrom
UK – Now at Selfriges
Romania – June 2016 at Douglas, Sephora
Guerlain Meteorites Pearls Carousel ($62.00 / £41.50 / 273.00 Lei for 25 g / 0.8 oz) gathers a new combination of delicate and pastel colors is gently pearls of powder. This limited edition Guerlain Meteorites Pearls Carousel face powder delicately corrects and illuminates your complexion. Continue Reading
MAC Studio Sculpt Defining Powders have been released in eight shades as part of MAC Studio Sculpt Fall 2014 Collection (info, photos). Recently I received from MAC Romania the Medium Plus shade, which is situated on the spectrum of colors right there in the middle but since I have a light skin tone I was afraid that this will not look great on me so I was a little bit skeptical when I first gave it a try.
U.S. – Now at MAC Locations and online @maccosmetics.com
Romania – Now at MAC Stores
MAC Medium Plus Studio Sculpt Defining Powder ($32.00 for 10 g / 0.35 US oz) is a gel-infused powder in a very natural shade, suitable even for those with light skin tones like me. It gives a natural finish, and has a super sheer color coverage that gives you the feeling that you are not wearing any powder at all. Continue Reading
Shiseido is releasing for fall 2015 the new Maquillage Snow Beauty II, a limited edition face powder that is also featured on the special short movie “Snow Beauty” that will start on 21 July 2015.
I can’t really take my eyes off of this precious collectors item, a super light powder that can be used during the day as a face powder and also during the night as a skin care item so you’ll get 24 hours of ultimate transparent beautiful skin.
Japan Launch Date – 21 September 2015 Continue Reading
I simply can’t look away from the gorgeous pattern of Rouge Bunny Rouge Evanescence Imperceptible Powder, the newest permanent product of the brand. Described as a soothing, anti aging veil of instant perfection the new powder can be used in so many ways, which makes it a versatile product which is always suitable for every skin needs.
International Launch Date – Now @rougebunnyrouge.com Continue Reading
Even though I announced this launch back in February here is closer look at the new Lancome Belle de Teint, the first natural glow powder from Lancôme, which offers both a light and sheer coverage for a sublime complexion. Belle de Teint recreates the natural radiance of healthy, luminous kind while offering a perfect skin’s surface texture, thus amplifying its radiance. The result is a luminous sun-kissed skin, signs of tiredness are eclipsed and skin texture is smoothed.
U.S. & Canada Launch Date – Now online @lancome.ca
Romania Launch Date – March 2015 at Lancome counters (Sephora, Douglas, Marionnaud, Kendra) Continue Reading