TopShop and Red Lippy Project for Cervical Cancer Awareness

This week the beauty world is encouraging us all to do something I do every day - wear red lipstick! The Red Lippy Project is a charity initiative supporting, and raising awareness of, cervical cancer. As part of Cervical Screening Awareness Week (June 8-14), the Red Lippy Project are collaborating with TopShop and have launched a limited edition Red Lippy Lipstick. It's their best-selling Pillar Box Red in a  Limited edition version. The … [Read more...]

Smashbox Be Legendary Lipgloss

Smashbox's latest lipgloss - Be Legendary Lipgloss is inspired by red photo gels - the red transparent films placed over lenses and lights to create colour effects in photos by illuminating areas in washes of colour. Davis Factor - one of the men behind the brand - had an assortment of red photo gels lying on a table at a shoot one day, and the conversation turned to how they reminded everyone of glosses - and then how amazing it would be to … [Read more...]

Clinique launch Soft Matte Lipsticks

It's a colourful Friday in this office! First up we had Bobbi's new nails and bright lip colours, now it's Clinique's turn with these brilliant Long Lasting Soft Matte Lipsticks. I've had my hands on one of these for weeks now, and every time I use it I realise how good it is. This is Clinique remember. They're not exactly renowned for their bright, bold colours, but they have excelled themselves here. But it's about more than the colour with … [Read more...]

Pedro Lourenco for MAC

Coming soon! This gorgeous range for MAC Cosmetics, by young Brazilian designer Pedro Lourenco is beautiful. It's chic, classy and has something, I think, for everyone. Bold, daring colours are juxtaposed against soft nudes, all of them encased in gorgeous limited edition packaging. For the eyes there's a perfect Nude Quad (£33), to create a subtle eye with a subtle metallic finish. The Cream Colour Base (£16.50) in Hush, a soft peach with an … [Read more...]