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Alexander McQueen’s FIRST Fragrance

Alexander McQueen has announced that it is expanding into fragrances. Its first scent has been named McQueen Parfum and will be available exclusively at Harrods on March 1. Developed and distributed by P&G’s Prestige Beauty business, the scent will be priced at £285 for 50ml and is said to contain a combination of sambac jasmine,… Read more »

Cosmo To Launch Debut Fragrance

Global women’s magazine Cosmopolitan has announced its debut into the fragrance market, launching Cosmopolitan The Fragrance. Following the UK launch on September 7th exclusively in 350 Boots stores and online, Cosmopolitan The Fragrance will be rolled out to several other markets, including Germany and Australia in 2015. Distributed by Jigsaw ESL, the fragrance will be available in… Read more »

Yeast to Replace Flowers in Perfume?

Genetically engineered microorganisms could replace flowers as key ingredients for perfumes. Ginkgo BioWorks has created a yeast that has been genetically engineered to smell of roses. The aim of the scientists behind this microbial perfume is to have the yeast used as part of a designer fragrance – instead of flowers. The “cultured rose” was created… Read more »

The World’s FIRST Custom Mascara

Launching exclusively to Harvey Nichols in Knightsbridge, beauty brand Eyeko is bringing customisation to the next level by offering the world’s first personalised mascara service. Customers can visit the beauty bar for a consultation leading to the creation of their very own bespoke, monogrammed mascara. Whether it’s dramatic, long lashes or natural, fluttery ones, Eyeko’s… Read more »

Olay’s ‘Your Best Beautiful’ Global Campaign

Global skincare brand Olay has unveiled its newest global advertising campaign, the first of a series starring Olay global brand ambassador, actress Katie Holmes. In her role, Holmes will represent the Olay global brand campaign, ‘Your Best Beautiful’, by encouraging women around the world to never settle and be their best beautiful in their lives… Read more »

Lancôme’s Jeans for Genes Manicure…

Back in the nineties, Jeans for Genes Day was established to raise money for Genetic Disorders UK – a charity which aims to improve the lives of around 30,000 babies born with genetic disorders in the UK each year. In honour of the charity, Lancôme has teamed up with celebrity nail artist Kim Treacy to offer… Read more »

Choupette Lagerfeld – The Shu Uemura Collection

Karl Lagerfeld’s now-famous Siamese cat, Choupette Lagerfeld, has finally unveiled her first cosmetics collection for Shu Uemura, which has been dubbed “Glamourpuss Luxury”. The collection includes a lip and eye palette, blusher, lashes, cleansing oil and glitter powder, with the packaging adorned with a series of drawings by Karl. Lagerfeld worked with Shu Uemura in 2012… Read more »

Introducing Topshop Beauty’s ‘The Face’

Having made its mark in colour cosmetics, Topshop Beauty is turning its attention to facial make-up. The Face, Topshop Beauty’s facial beauty collection has been 18 months in the making and has been developed to provide the most natural finish possible. At the centre of the line is The Foundation (£16), which is described as… Read more »

Rihanna vs. MAC – Round Two

Rihanna has taken to Twitter to unveil her second Viva Glam MAC collaboration, with all profits going towards ‘helping women and children living with and affected by HIV/AIDS.’ As MAC revealed on their website, they’ve partnered with the Barbadian-beauty on a frosted metallic mauve lipstick and lipgloss for the collaboration. The lipstick for Viva Glam Rihanna II… Read more »

Pearl Perfume – The Next Big Thing?

Luxury goods brand, Essential Oils of Tasmania (EOT), a subsidiary of Atlas Pearls and Perfumes, has received a $1.1 million grant from Commercialisation Australia to support the commercialisation of EOT’s proprietary extraction technology and the production of fragrance ingredients, derived from Australian indigenous botanicals, marine (pearls and seaweed) and fungal products. Atlas’ perfume Ayu, a… Read more »