Sunday, 21 September 2014

Lancome Holiday 2014 Parisian Light

Lancome will launch its Parisian Light holiday makeup collection on 24 October in Japan and 10 October in the UK. Pic below from Biteki.

It includes

1. Hynose Palette DR8 Parisian Light (6200yen)

2. Hpnose Dazzling cream eyeshadow in 3 shades #03 Soiree Parisien (deep green black), 201 Rouge Cabaret (pink) and 116 All Vendome (gold)

3. Poudre de Lumiere (6000yen): Face and body powder with gold pearl

4. Vernis in Love in 2 shades

Pic below tweeted by Lancome UK.



IPSA Jewel Color Collection

The IPSA Jewel Color Collection (5500yen) will be released on 7 November in Japan. It includes a Jewel Color Powder (30g), Jewel Color Liquid Eyeshadow (5g), Jewel Color Top Coat (10ml), powder face brush and pouch.

Three Holiday 2014

The Three Eye Color Brush Set (6000yen) will be released on 5 November and it includes a Blend In Brush Round, Color Veil Brush SS and Color Veil Brush XM.

The Shimmering Color Veil Bijouxxx Box (5500yen) #1 contains Shimmer Color Veil 29 Ice Blink, X02 Pink Topaz Gisele (LE shade) and #38 Dreamers. Set #2 contains #33 Wild is the Wind, X03 Black Diamond Iris (LE shade) and #35 Shadowland.


On 19 November comes this Balancing Kit (8500yen) which includes a Balancing Cleansing Oil 200ml, Balancing Soap 80g, Balancing Lotion 30ml, Balancing Emulsion 28ml and Balancing Cream 8g.

(Some of you may have seen an earlier version of this post that included a Paris Night Moment coffret but that was actually released in 2011. Apologies for the error!)

Canmake Mat Fleur Cheeks

On 2 October, Canmake will release Mat Fleur Cheeks (800yen) in 01 Mat Apricot (coral), 02 Mat Girly Rose (rose pink) and 03 Mat Marmalade (coral orange). There will also be a new shade of Cream Cheek #7 Clear Ruby Cherry, Stay On Balm Rouge #9 Masquerade Bird (deep red) and Perfect Stylist Eyes #9 Sunny Brown.




Also new is this Jelly Stick Gloss (650yen) in 01 White Peach, 02 Pure Strawberry, 03 Honey Apricot and 04 Sweet Terry (LE).

Bobbi Brown Holiday 2014

Here's a sneak peek at Bobbi Brown's holiday 2014 collection, due out on 17 October in Japan.

Travel Brush Set (13800yen): Brown leather case with crocodile motif and gold accents. Includes a face blender brush, sheer powder brush, concealer blending and eye blender dual brush, eyeshadow brush, eyeliner brush, eyebrow brush and ultra fine eyeliner dual brush.

Long-Wear Cream Shadow Stick Trio (4400yen) with #16 Smoky Topaz (shimmer), #17 Pink Sparkle (shimmer) and #18 Espresso Bean (matte)

Mini Lip & Eye Palette (4000yen): Contains Lip Color in Brown and Natural Pink, High Shimmer Lip Gloss #15 Bare Sparkle, Eyeshadows #51 Ivory, #29 Cement and Black Chocolate.

Cool Eye Palette (6200yen): Contains Eyeshadows in Ivory, Smoky Grey, Almond, Smoked and Metallic Eyeshadows in Pink Quartz and Marble, plus a dual-ended eyeshadow/liner brush.

Shimmer Brick Compact (5800yen): Golden bronze


All products are limited edition.

Anna Sui Dolly Girl Nail Color and Gel Liner

Anna Sui will release a limited edition line of mini nail polishes on 2 October in Japan. The Dolly Girl Nail Color comes in 25 shades, each retailing at 680yen for 4ml. The packaging is a lot less ornate than Anna Sui's usual offerings.


There will also be a new Gel Eyeliner (2500yen, 1g). Strangely, the Anna Sui website lists 3 shades while Cosme.net lists 5 shades of which two are LE. These are 001 True Black, 002 Metallic Silver (with gold and silver pearl), 200 Glamorous Purple (with red and blue pearl), 300 Deep Pink (with silver and red glitter), LE) and 800 Shiny Gold (with gold glitter, LE). The product design looks suspiciously similar to Benefit's They're Real Push-up Liner.

Majolica Majorca Heart Hunter

Here are the official visuals for the Majolica Majorca Heart Hunter collection for Winter 2014, due for release on 21 October in Japan. More pics are available on Majolica's Pinterest.

The collection includes:

1. Puff de Cheek Flower Harmony: RD401 Cherry Mix (limited edition), PK302 Strawberry Mix and RD303 Mandarin Mix. Tri-tone blushes with a 'blend color', 'glow color' and 'control color'. Contains macadamia oil and a sebum clear powder. (1620yen, 5.8g)

2. Majoromantica S: Flanker of the existing Majoromantica fragrance with notes of peach, rose and cassis berry. (1728yen, 20ml, LE)

3. Lash Expander Edge Meister GR777 olive green (1296yen, 6g, LE)

4. Lip Dip Kiss #20 and #30 (10g, 918yen, LE)





Friday, 19 September 2014

Anna Sui, Shu Uemura and Paul & Joe Holiday 2014 Links

For close-up pics of the Anna Sui Holiday Sweets collection, check out Beautist. For close-up pics of the Shu Uemura Shupette collection including the white furball charm GWP, see this Beautist article. And for close-up pics of the Paul & Joe holiday collection, see Biteki and Beautist.

RMK Holiday 2014

This year, RMK is releasing two holiday makeup kits instead of their usual one. The Christmas Kit 2014 A and B will retail at 8300yen each. Each set includes an eyeshadow quad, cheek duo, nail polish, lipgloss and pouch. The eyeshadow and cheek cases feature illustrations inspired by Manhattan in winter.

There is also a Christmas Base Make Kit 2014 (8000yen) which includes the cream foundation, makeup base, face powder, treatment oil and lotion. Pics from Biteki. The official release date is not stated but these can be reserved starting 24 October. They should be launched in early November.

Pic below tweeted by Tomoichi. This looks like another pass for me. What's up with the onslaught of fugly pouches in this year's Japanese holiday coffrets?!





Jill Stuart Holiday 2014

Jill Stuart will release this quartet of Jelly Lip Gloss N (2200yen each), nail polishes (1500yen) and Crystal Bloom solid perfume (5000yen) on 5 December in Japan. Pics from Voce.


Below are the official product visuals of their Prima Grace Collection (7500yen) due out on 7 November in Japan. The packaging is pretty but the shades are a snoozefest.


Highlight & Face Powder 101 Romantic Step


Velvet Crystal Eyes 104 Ballerina Tutu


Jelly Lip Gloss N 102 Dreamy Attitude

Crayon Eyeliner 101 Classic Tiara


On 21 November comes this Relax Fresh Hand Gel (2000yen) with a white floral scent, Relax Hand Cream White Floral (2400yen for 74g; 1200yen for 30g, LE) and Relax Hand Cream R Tuberose & Rose (2400yen for 74g; 1200yen for 30g, LE).

Thursday, 18 September 2014

Ettusais Creamy Lip Crayon

Ettusais will launch a limited edition Creamy Lip Crayon (2.5g, 1200yen) in five shades on 16 October in Japan. Formulated with rosehip oil, these are fragrance-free with SPF18 PA+++ and glide on with a creamy consistency even on dry lips.