'Thursday Tittle Tattle', is a Hope, Freedom, Love blog series that has quickly become home to some of my popular posts. The series is dedicated to breaking news of the beauty world. From time-to-time, Thursday’s blog post will be dedicated to news featuring; beauty and lifestyle news, events, discounts, and even a bit of fashion news thrown in too! This is my favourite time of year in the beauty world, as the focus has moved to spring. This week we’re talking about limited edition beauty and new fragrances. Keep reading for the latest beauty news that has caught my eye this week.
YSL Touche Éclat Slogan Limited Editions
This year’s limited edition Touche Éclat Slogan has been announced and it’s all about the slogan. Touche Éclat has been decorated with a black paint splatter, finished with a cute quote along the side. They are available exclusively from YSL and at Selfridges now and will be nationwide from 1 April, priced at £25.
Sleep in a jar from ESPA
ESPA’s latest release "Overnight Hydration Therapy" aims to fix the visible effects of modern lifestyles on our complexions. Their new, intensely rich rehydrating mask is a 99% natural cream-gel mask. They describe the mask to be an instantly effective solution to revive skin overnight. It contains a Tri-Active blend of replenishing plant extracts, restorative marine actives and soothing essential oils that “helps leave skin smooth, supple and glowing”. It retails for £35 at ESPA Spas and Salons worldwide, espaskincare.com, Liberty of London and select Harvey Nichols, John Lewis and Fenwick.
GHOST launch GirlCrush fragrance
Following the hugely successful launch of GHOST Girl in 2015, they have released GirlCrush. This aims to relive memories of your “first crush, the first girl band you formed or that spellbinding first kiss”. It’s a nostalgic love potion! It’s a fruity fragrance including pomegranate, summery peach, raspberry, rose, pink peony and fresh almond flowers. The sweetness is balanced by musk, vanilla and rich cedarwood. The new fragrance retails for £25 for 30ml and £34 for 50ml.
FREE Feel Unique Gift Worth £90
Feel Unique have announced their “Unique Beauty Gift”. When you spend £80 on site, you can get an amazing beauty gift which worth over £90. Inside there are 12 amazing treats for your skin, hair & body from all your favourite brands. Shop here for your free treat.
Fresh announce new launches
Fresh have announced the launch of their Rose Deep Hydration Face Cream and Rose Deep Hydration Face Serum, which will be available from 1 April. The Face Cream (£34) is an intense moisturiser, which sounds very similar to the new ESPA product. It’s a rich gel-cream texture, which provides instant hydration. The Serum (£44) is a fast absorbing formula to hydrate and retain moisture, proven to last 24 hours.
The new Illamasqua Metamorph Collection
The Metamorph collection will be available from 21 April and is a celebration of nature. The collection promotes fresh skin and defined brows. The collection incudes the Beyond Powders (a highlighting powder in two shades), Brow Build (a product including fibres to define and enhance in four shades), Masquara Gain (a mascara for volume and length), the Vital Palette (an eye shadow palette with four shades) and finally two Nail Veil polishes.