Autumn colour ranges rule at the moment, check out the details along with new releases and some interesting ambassadorial choices.
Nars Velvet Matte Foundation Stick.
Nars introduces its first foundation stick available in 20 shades with a formula that provides instantly smooth, soft-matte perfection and does not dry, streak or leave a cakey finish. From full-face use to on-the-go correction and effortless contouring, its removable Touch-Up Blender, a latex-free, touch-up tool, gives users complete control. Swipe it across skin for a natural effect, or stipple it on for fuller coverage. Available at Nars and Sephora.
Le Grand Bain Bath Amenities.
Stays at the island’s much-loved Sheraton Hotel just got better with the introduction of French toiletries which literally promise a “great bath”. The new range includes shampoo, conditioner, shower gel, body lotion, mouthwash, body bar and facial bar all in simple and classic packaging, with a mild scent that’s just perfect for a great bath! Available at Sheraton Bahrain Hotel.
Essence of Bees.
Swiss brand L’Elixir des Glaciers unveils its new collection, a tribute to bees, flora, science, crafts and luxury. For the first time, this product achieves the technical feat of bringing together the essence of the products of the hive in an exclusive complex in a unique galenic form. This complex, at the heart of the eponymous range, comes to immortalise the three majestic creations: Cure Majestueuse, Masque Majestueux and Sérum Majestueux Vos Yeux which, together, aid in the reconstruction, reinforcement and harmony of the skin. Available at www.evalmont.com
Rimmel Stay Matte Lip Colour.
Rimmel London introduces a new liquid lipstick with high-intensity colour, a velvety matte finish and a long-lasting, comfortable wear thanks to rich lustre pigments which deliver high-impact, stay-true colour. It also has carefully selected polymers to provide perfect adhesion to the lips for long-lasting wear and vegetable-derived, light-weight volatile emollients to help contribute to the smooth application and lightweight texture. Comes in 15 intense shades. Available at leading retailers.
Giorgio Armani Runway Collection.
Armani goes back to black with a collection that plays out through chromatic expressions, vibrant textures and holographic effects. Enhance eyes with the Night Light shade of the Bounce Eye Shadow Gel and the Carbon Black Lacquered Eye Liner to deepen the eye look. For a multidimensional lip look, add a base with Rouge d’Armani shade 101 Sand, then apply multi shades of Lip Maestro to finish. Available at leading retailers.
Guerlain Orchidée Impérial.
Formulated using Cell Respiration technology, this total age-defying skincare is also infused with an exclusive complex enriched with precious Abyssinian oil, which targets the main factors responsible for skin dehydration active in the skin’s different layers. Orchidée Impériale Rich Cream’s ultra-comfortable texture penetrates to the heart of the skin, without leaving the slightest oily film. It delivers an instant and lasting lipid-replenishing action. Available at leading retailers.
L’Occitane Divine Collection.
The French brand has taken its famous Divine youth oil, cream and serum and enriched them with even more age-defying Immortelle essential oil. And they’ve expanded the range with a cleansing cream-in-foam as well as an eye range including cream and balm and an intense wrinkle-busting cream mask. All the new products promise incredible anti-ageing properties with results visible from the first application. Available at L’Occitane.
Clarins New Double Serum.
The Double Serum story continues with this eighth generation edition. Two serums in one, it combines the best water-soluble and oil-soluble ingredients, which target signs of ageing and help stimulate the skin’s five vital functions and decodes the language of youthful skin. It includes 18 high-performing plant extracts and comes in a new ‘intelligent’ double vial bottle.
Available at leading retailers.
Elizabeth Arden Advanced Ceramide Capsules Daily Youth Restoring Face & Eyes Serum.
This clinically and dermatologically tested formula delivers triple anti-ageing power to enhance the skin’s barrier repair function, increase moisturisation within the surface of the skin, and minimise the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. The result is a serum that is clinically proven to take up to 10 years off the look of skin for a visibly firmer, smoother, healthier appearance. Available at leading retailers.