'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 some new summer collections and a pretty new polish collection from Essie. Keep reading for the latest beauty news that has caught my eye this week.
NARS say the new 413 BLKR Cheek & Lip Palette is “Downtown inspired. Boldness required”. The compact palette has three blusher shades, the famous Laguna bronzer and one of the fabulous Velvet Matte Lip Pencils. The blusher shades include the 413 BLKR Blush, Blasphemy Blush, Ferocious Blush and the forementioned Laguna Bronzing Powder, plus the 413 BLKR Velvet Matte Lip Pencil. The palette is limited edition and you can by it online & at NARS Boutiques for £39.
The new Sunset Pink Collection by Bobbi Brown Cosmetics
The new collection launches in at Selfridges in July and features new warm shades for eyes plus some new sheer tints of colour for lips and cheeks. However my favourite item is the brand new Limited Edition Highlighting Powder, which retails at £34 and will be available in three shades; Telluride, Sunset Glow and Afternoon Glow. There are four new shades of the Limited Edition Long-Wear Gel Eyeliner, four new shades of the Limited Edition Long-Wear Cream Shadow, four new shades of the Limited Edition Tube Tint and three shades of the Limited Edition Sheer Color Cheek Tint.
Essie Gel Couture
A couple of weeks ago Essie announced their brand new collection. The 25-shade Gel Couture collection, offers a gel-like formula for long-lasting wear, without any harsh removal process. Most notable is the brand new bottle design and the new swirled brush, which offers full coverage. The colours have a built in base coat and the range has everything you need from nudes, to bring pinks. The new range is available now at Superdrug, Boots and Debenhams.
New brow collection from Benefit
You would have to be living under a rock to miss the news of Benefit’s new Brow Collection, which launches next week. The full brow collection brow includes 13 products in lots of different shades. The new brow collection also has been repackaged in shiny silver packaging. The new Benefit Brow Collection features: Gimme Brow, Goof Proof Pencil, Precisely, My Brow Pencil, Brow Zings, BrowVo! Conditioning Primer, Ka-Brow!, 3D BrowTones, Ready, Set, Brow!, High Brow, High Brow Glow, Grooming Tweezer & Brush, Angled Brow Brush & Spoolie and the All Purpose Sharpener. I’ve been testing the Goof Proof Pencil and I’m loving it so far!
Summer Colour Collection from SUQQU
SUQQU has recently announced their first UK exclusive Summer Colour Collection. The collection is inspired by ancient Japanese playful colour. The collection includes two Blend Colour Eyeshadow Palettes, which retail for £45. The colours are inspired by the colours of nature in summer and each palette has three matte shades with one sheer, shimmering shade. There are also two new shades of the Creamy Glow Lipstick Moist and the Mascara Extra Volume.