Viva Cuba by Laura Mercier SS18

Laura Mercier's SS18 collection is inspired by the "soulful ambiance of the Cuban culture…Alive with energy, the music and clashing patterns of street art" It's all earthy matte bronzing shades, liquid illuminating pearls, and shimmering sheen for eyes (although there are no new eye products in this small collection) Lips are intense and vivid, echoing the vibrancy found in Cuban design. Let's have a look at the key products and how to … [Read more...]

NEW Laura Mercier Flawless Fusion Ultra-LOngwear Foundation

Laura Mercier is the latest brand to launch a new foundation - the Flawless Fusion Ultra-Longwear Foundation. Apparently you can get 15 hours of wear out of this one, and it's full coverage, but weightless. I have tried it - the shade I had wasn't the right shade for my skintone, so I didn't wear it out, so I can't comment on the 15 hours (would I need 15 hours from it?) but it is a smooth, matte finish, and it does feel weightless. I did … [Read more...]

Laura Mercier’s Joie De Vivre Collection

I had a makeover last week at the Laura Mercier counter in Edinburgh's Harvey Nichols. The lovely Michael made me over with the brand's new Joie De Vivre Collection (Joy of Life). I'm not overly familiar with Laura Mercier as a brand, particularly of late, but I do know its a great brand with lovely produts, perhaps all a wee bit too safe for me at times. This new collection however, is right up my street - particularly the lovely vibrant … [Read more...]