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NUDESTIX · No-Makeup Makeup Box 2017

 

Canadian brand NUDESTIX is basically the adult version of Crayola makeup — and with the same level of fun, I might add. Founders Taylor & Ally Frankel (supported by Jenny, their brilliant mom & creator behind MAC’s Lipglass formula) are two young women who have a pretty good handle on what people want out of their makeup and have created this easy goal: how to simplify one’s beauty routine. Take this “no-makeup makeup box” I received a few weeks ago for example; no tools or assembly required, with the possible exception of mascara. Done & done.

 

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Dior · Ruby & Emerald Eyeshadow Palettes, Nude Skin Luminizer – Precious Rocks Collection

 

For Holiday 2017, Dior has created the Precious Rocks Collection (all pieces limited edition) which draws its inspiration from the gleam of treasured jewels. That said, nothing embodies that theme better than today’s featured items: Ruby & Emerald Eyeshadow Palettes along with the Precious Rocks Nude Air Luminizer. Believe me, it was almost painful to mar these stunning surfaces with a brush but so, so worth it. Read on to learn why …

 

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Victoria Beckham x Estée Lauder · Autumn/Winter 2017 Collection

 

After the incredible success of Victoria Beckham’s first makeup collaboration with Estée Lauder that launched last year,  the formidable Posh Spice heard our pleas and has come out with even more to love. The Autumn/Winter 2017 Collection re-introduces ten hero products (Morning Aura Illuminating Cream, Java Sun Bronzer, and Modern Mercury Highlighter to name but 3 of the most highly in demand items), along with eighteen new products, as well as two limited edition sets. And all just in time for the holiday season, to help you channel your own inner VB ∗runs to the mirror to practice pouting∗.

Previously reviewed Victoria Beckham x Estée Lauder products:

 

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NARS · Man Ray Holiday 2017 Collection | Gifting Sets

 

The Man Ray Holiday 2017 Collection from NARS pays homage to the celebrated American visual artist and in particular, his contribution to the world of fashion photography. In a previous post I broke down the colour makeup collection but today it’s all about the Gifting Sets. To paraphrase Game of Thrones, Christmas is coming … #startshopping

 

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Guerlain · Terracotta Chic Tropic Sun Light Duo Bronzing Powder

 

For Summer 2017, Guerlain has created Terracotta Chic Tropic Sun Light Duo Bronzing Powder Face & Décolleté, a limited edition version of their iconic 03 shade that comes in the most precious-looking tin. From the brand that has literally written the book on sporting the most natural-looking bronzer, this little lovely will not only see you through the sweltering heat, but help you carry the glow well into the cooler months ahead — although I’m going to pretend that that’s not happening any time soon.

 

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