Flirting with spring: seasonal cosmetics launches
A change in season is the perfect time to recharge your professional make-up range as well as spring clean your cosmetics bag.
Taking inspiration from SS19 runway looks and reflecting the hues of warmer climes, this season's make-up looks are fresh and flirtatious, featuring warm pinks, fresh blues and neutral nude eyes, illuminated cheeks on flawless complexions, bright lips, and an overall warmer toned finish.
Refresh your look and spring into spring with our round-up of seasonal colour cosmetics launches…
Artdeco are heading to the Med this spring with the launch of their Flirt with the Mediterranean Life cosmetics collection.
The collection embraces bright colours with intense pinks and rosewood shades inspired by the spring colours of the Mediterranean coast, paired with light blue and fresh green shades of the ocean.
Our favourite products in the collection include Eyeshadows in Pistachio, Smokey Blue, Iris and Lilac, housed in Artdeco's trademark Magnetic Palette, and plumping Perfect Colour Lipsticks, with Hyaluronic acid and amino acid derivatives, in new shades of Lingering Rose, Pink Peony, Electric Violet and Rosewood Shimmer.
Chleo Enterprises: 028 906 17403 / www.chleoenterprises.co.uk
Create a flawless complexion this spring with Inglot's new All Covered range of foundations and concealers.
All Covered Face Foundation comes in 16 shades, hiding visible imperfections and evening out skin tone, revealing a natural and radiant look. The lightweight, water-resistant formula includes Saffron extract, marine exopolysaccharide and bioactive peptides to improve skin elasticity, and Lily extract and vitamin E to moisturise. Build coverage as required from medium to strong.
Inglot All Covered Under Eye Concealer covers dark circles, discolouration and imperfections. This multi-tasking formulation can be also be used across the face to cover blemishes, as well as for contouring.
Products are available individually or as a duo.
Inglot: 00353 44 93 47530 / www.inglotuk.com
Mineral cosmetics brand jane iredale has launched its spring collection with new products for brows, cheeks and eyes.
New Solar Flare PurePressed® Eye Shadow Kit includes five richly pigmented metallic shadows; we love that these can be worn alone or layered to create your own look. Colours include burgundy brown, deep taupe, deep gold red, peach/beige, and ivory.
Define, fill and shape brows with Ash Blonde GreatShape™ Eyebrow Kit, a duo of rich botanical wax and water-resistant powder.
Complete the look with Sunset PurePressed® Blush, a soft wash of warm pink and glittering gold.
jane iredale: 0208 438 3277 / www.janeiredale.co.uk
New for spring, Mii Cosmetics has launched Light Loving Illuminators, infused with pearlised particles, and Forever Eye Crayons in Matte shades.
Mii Light Loving Illuminators, available in three shades, transform from a powder to a weightless, creamy finish for an instant, lit-from-within glow. Apply the illuminator across the tops of cheekbones, on the Cupid's Bow, and down the centre of the nose using Mii's Perfect Finish Brush.
Mii's Forever Eye Crayon, in four shades, is a creamy matte formulation of highly pigmented colour enriched with vitamin E. It's feather-light to wear and glides effortlessly into place, lasting for up to eight hours. Use the Mii Eye Smudge Brush or your fingertips to blend on the eyelid.
Mii Cosmetics: 0345 217 1360 / www.miicosmetics.com
MUD offer two formulations of lipsticks, Sheer and Satin, in a total of 18 shades that allow you to build a spring look to suit to any occassion.
Sheer Lipstick delivers a lick of translucent colour to complement all skin tones, with an ultra-emollient formula which leaves lips feeling soft. Sheer Lipsticks shades include Eggplant. Just Peachy, Mudslide, Pink Twinkle, Sandy Beach, Stargazer, Rose Clay and Mai Tai.
MUD Satin Lipstick is an emollient-rich, non-drying formula, delivering long-lasting colour with an opaque matte finish. Satin Lipstick comes in deep, rich colours of Charm, Burlesque, Idol, Soleil, Lucky, Flirt, Blackberry (pictured), Rustic and Lady Bug.
Re:New Beauty: 03333 111 555 / www.renewbeauty.co.uk
For spring, W7 Cosmetics have revealed their new Violet Lights Eyeshadow Palette, featuring 14 matte, duo-chrome and metallic shades.
Take a daytime floral spring look to a disco night look with this palette of Pinks: Radioactive, Chemical Reaction, Wavelength; Purples: Beyond Violet, Illusion, Gamma; and Neutrals: Sunshine, The Cure, White Light, Chemistry, Spectrum, Nano and Butterfly.
W7 Cosmetics: 01753 639139 / www.w7cosmetics.co.uk
A stylish cat eye continues to be popular this spring, and Flawless Eyelines is the essential product for creating glamourous liner for day or night, as it not only comes in classic Black and Brown, but also Purple or Green.
It has a super-precise fibre tip, so application is easy, and its smudge-proof formulation means it lasts all day and into the night.
Flawless Lashes by Loreta: 01293 541444 / www.flawlesslashesbyloreta.com
For SS19, Sothys have revealed the Summer Chill collection inspired by ethnic style combined with Parisian chic.
We love the new Eye Quartet Palette of four neutral Ombre shades of eyeshadow that work for all skin tones and ages, and can be used dry or wet for more intense colour. Add a sun kissed touch to the complexion with a new edition of Sothy's Bronzing Powder with a delicate hint of exotic Vanilla.
Finish the look with intense lips, thanks to Sothy's Lipstick Pencils in Fuchsia Fauve and Rouge Orangé, each with a delicious Blackberry fragrance.
Sothys UK: 0845 604 6510 / www.sothys-uk.co.uk