Posts Tagged: makeup

Who IS Barry M?

Barry M is a cult-favourite colour cosmetics brand and has been around for over THREE decades! But who IS Barry M? Well, throwback to the 1970s when a young man began selling a range of beauty products on a stall on Dalston’s Ridley Road Market! His name was Barry Mero, and after expanding to a… Read more »

Superdrug to Launch First Open House Event…

UK beauty retailer Superdrug is hosting its first ever Open House event to speak to new beauty brands on Wednesday 29th April in central London. This is a unique opportunity for undiscovered brands to launch their product to the UK health and beauty market, whilst gaining invaluable support and advice from high street experts. Buying… 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 »

MAC vs. the Partners in Design…

Famed for its celebrity collaborations, MAC Cosmetics’ latest team consists of fashion designers and illustrators, couple Isabel and Ruben Toledo. Renowned for their award-winning and imaginative work, the pair has collaborated with MAC on a range of colour cosmetics including mascaras, lipsticks and eyeliners. There is also a specially designed powder/blush brush and make-up bag…. Read more »

The Body Shop x500 in Brazil?

Already operating in over 61 countries, The Body Shop has announced plans to expand the number of franchise stores from 122 to 500 by 2019. Renowned for its natural products, all ethically sourced, The Body Shop offers over 900 skincare, make-up, aromatherapy, haircare and bath and body products. Since the acquisition of 51% of Emporio Body Store by… Read more »

Lippistix’s INGENIOUS Lipstick Testing Patent!

Testing lipstick on the back of your hand or selecting the wrong shade may be a thing of the past, thanks to the patent pending sampling product developed by Lippistix! This ingenious product helps consumers to test lip colour in-store or at home – before buying the end product and are designed to be displayed… Read more »

Dolce & Gabbana’s Mega-Luxe Collectors’ Range

Italian fashion house Dolce & Gabbana has released a brand new range – The Make-Up Collector’s Edition. The mega-luxe beauty line features a limited edition bronzer, illuminating powder, mono eyeshadow, nail lacquer and lipstick, as well as a range of scented candles. The theme of an ancient coin is at the heart of the new… 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 »

‘Perfection Drops’ – The PERFECT Applicator For Foundation?

Italian packaging manufacturer, Lumson, has produced ‘Perfection Drops’ – the new glass bottles with a precision dropper for the perfect application of liquid foundations. The new bottles have been specifically developed for the application of extra liquid foundations and come with an inserted wiper to provide a clean and precise application. According to the packaging… Read more »

The Latest MAC Collaboration – The Simpsons?!

To celebrate the impending 25th anniversary of the iconic TV show, The Simpson’s, MAC is to release a new collection inspired by the cartoon matriarch herself, Marge Simpson. The official Twitter page for The Simpsons was the first to break the news, followed by an announcement from MAC reading: “Springfield, Springfield! We’re launching a collection to celebrate… Read more »