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6 Sep

THE MAKEUP PRODUCTS TO RELEASE ON SELENA GOMEZ’S RARE BEAUTY

This summer has been a busy one for Selena Gomez, with her recent collaboration with BLACKPINK and the launch of her new label, Rare Beauty. Just ahead of the official release, we’re finally getting a closer look at all the makeup and skincare goods landing soon.   “I created this brand to help break down the unrealistic standards of perfection that exist in the beauty world today,” the label’s promotional deck reads, alongside an image of diverse models posing for the camera with Selena. “The Rare Beauty community is full of unique voices, lives and stories. I strongly believe that each of us not meant to look like everyone else, and that’s what makes you rare.” Focusing on the mission to celebrate individuality and to promote self-acceptance, Rare Beauty is entering the...
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31 Aug

CLEAN BEAUTY BRAND TOWER 28 RELEASES A NEW SHINEON MILKY LIP JELLY

Tower 28, a clean beauty brand based in Los Angeles, has expanded its best-selling ShineOn Lip Jelly collection. Dubbed the ShineOn Milky Lip Jelly, the new lip gloss is available in four nude shades: mauve brown “Cashew,” baby pink “Oat,” true brown “Almond” and rosy pink “Coconut.”   In accordance with the National Eczema Association‘s guidelines, the makeup product does not contain any skin-irritating ingredients. Instead, it is formulated with five nourishing oils – apricot kernel, avocado, raspberry seed, rosehip and castor – that help soothe and protect the lips. “ShineOn Milky Lip Jelly is inspired by my love of alternative milk since I can’t drink dairy,” said Amy Liu, founder of Tower 28, in a press release. “It’s everything you love about lip gloss – shine, comfort and color – but...
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28 Aug

GLOW RECIPE’S PLUM PLUMP HYALURONIC SERUM

Following summer-friendly products like a papaya-infused cleansing balm and watermelon toner, Glow Recipe will now be adding a new face serum packed with nutrients from plums. Dubbed Plum Plump Hyaluronic Serum, the formula aims to keep the skin nourished for up to 24 hours.   The hydrating skincare product is made with plum and hyaluronic acid, locking in a layer of moisture for a plumping effect. The serum is intended to be used before moisturizing, with one to two pumps of the formula to be applied onto slightly damp skin after cleansing. Rich with antioxidants and vitamin C derived from three types of plum — Kakadu, Illawarra and Burdekin — it fills the skin up with five different molecular weights for maximum absorption. For soothing and repairing effects, vitamin B5 is added...
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25 Aug

INNISFREE LAUNCHES FIRST-EVER PAPER EDITION BOTTLE OF ITS BEST-SELLING GREEN TEA SERUM

Since launching in 2000, innisfree has been devoted to creating a greener, eco-friendly beauty brand by focusing its efforts on key initiatives that includes recycling, reusing and composting materials and the development of sustainable packaging for its range of limited-edition products. As part of the Korean-beauty brand’s mission to reduce plastic usage by 2030 and increase recyclability of all-product packaging, innisfree’s global, best-selling Green Tea Intensive Hydrating Serum has received an eco-friendly makeover. It comes in the form of its first-ever Paper Edition bottle that is now available in a limited-edition, jumbo size. This innovative, Paper Edition bottle is composed of a unique outer paper mold with an inner plastic container that uses 51.8% less plastic than the original packaging and features a pump...
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22 Aug

LATHER LAUNCHES ECO-FRIENDLY AVOCADO AND COCONUT OIL-INFUSED SHAMPOO BAR

As sustainability is consistently highlighted among numerous up-and-coming beauty brands, emerging body care label LATHER has launched a new eco-friendly shampoo bar. With the absence of conventional plastic bottles, the soap reduces up to 99 percent waste in comparison to traditional liquid products.   Comprised of shea butter and avocado oil, the shampoo bar works to detangle and shine hair, while coconut oil helps with cleaning any grease or residue in the scalp. Featuring mint, the formula provides a summer-friendly scent, as well as a cool, refreshing sensation for your shower. Free of parabens, sulfates, synthetic fragrance and most importantly, plastic packaging, the shampoo bar can be used on the daily or for travel purposes (when circumstances allow, of course). Priced at $16 USD, LATHER’s Avocado Mint Shampoo Bar is available...
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20 Aug

MEET FOILE, THE AUSTRALIAN SKINCARE STORE OFFERING REFILLABLE, NATURAL PRODUCTS

Foile, a new beauty concept store in Australia, is shifting the way local consumers shop for skincare with its lineup of refillable products. Founded by Su Tuttle and Alexandra Grima, the shop located in Bondi, New South Wales welcomes shoppers to explore its in-house range of skincare products, in addition to a carefully edited selection of natural beauty brands.   Inside the beautifully designed retail space lined with pistachio green tiles, customers will be able to shop — and purchase refills of — a collection of single-ingredient oils, clays and more that the brand calls the Foile Classics. From a French pink clay to locally sourced aloe vera, each Classic comes packaged in a reusable glass bottle or tub. For more options, Foile carries a number of homegrown...
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18 Aug

SUPREME’S COLLABORATION WITH PAT MCGRATH IS A GAME-CHANGER

Streetwear giant Supreme is known for its many collaborations that have ranged from some of the biggest brands in the world, including Louis Vuitton, Nike and more, as well as unexpected releases with Oreo and Stern Pinball Machine. Now, for its latest release, the label has tapped makeup artist and entrepreneur Pat McGrath for an exclusive lipstick. The British makeup artist entered the scene and worked with names like Alexander McQueen and Edward Enninful during his time at i-D magazine, before starting her own eponymous label Pat McGrath Labs in 2015. Since its inception, the label has grown into a $1 billion USD company and McGrath has become one of the most influential names in beauty. Most recently, she announced legendary model Naomi Campbell as the face of her brand, and is now teaming up with Supreme for its first-ever...
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16 Aug

CHANEL TO EXPAND MEN’S BEAUTY OFFERINGS WITH MAKEUP AND NAIL POLISH

As men’s makeup and skincare products begin to enter the mainstream, Chanel Beauty will expand its “Boy de Chanel” collection with nail polish, concealer, eyeliner and moisturizer.   Building up on the range’s previously released foundation, eyebrow pencil and lip balm, Chanel will introduce a gel moisturizer that doubles as an after-shave cream. A correcting and perfecting concealer is housed in a handy twist-up tube and arrives in (an admittedly limited) range of three shades: 20 Light, 30 Medium Light and 40 Medium. The Multi-Effect Eye Pencil works as eyeliner and eyeshadow while matte nail polish is available in two neutral shades, beige “Natural” and obsidian “Black.”...
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13 Aug

HOURGLASS COSMETICS INTRODUCES NEW “AT NIGHT” COLLECTION

Available in brick red “At Night” and soft pink “Sublime Flush,” the Ambient Lighting Blush has been formulated with Photoluminescent Technology to provide depth and dimension. Handmade using the miscelare (“to mix” in Italian) technique, the product creates a perfect balance of pigment and powder, giving you a natural radiant finish. For those who love a bold lip, the iconic Confession Ultra Slim High Intensity Lipstick also arrives in a new brick red “At Night” shade. Designed to accentuate, contour and define, the refillable item comes in a creamy and satin finish that won’t smudge or feather throughout the day. As for the Lip Treatment Oil, the product is infused with active ingredients that help boost moisture levels and reduce the...
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11 Aug

NÉCESSAIRE IS NOW AVAILABLE AT SEPHORA U.S. AND CANADA

After releasing its new line of deodorants last month, Nécessaire has now taken to Instagram to reveal that it has officially partnered up with Sephora. “We feel humbled that Sephora would give us a spot on their website and a cubby on their wall, which allows us to offer clean, effective and sustainable body care to many more,” the brand said in its post.   Founded by Nick Axelrod and Randi Christiansen in 2018, the company is dedicated to the practice of clean beauty and has a diverse lineup of body care and sex care products. Its first drop was The Sex Gel, a water-based lubricant treatment infused with hyaluronic acid. In 2019, the label unveiled The Body Exfoliator formulated to remove dead skin cells and enhance the skin’s appearance. Earlier this year, Nécessaire launched a new range of body essentials including a lotion...
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