ITS ROSES ALL THE WAY.....
Top fashion colours for the new season are ice-cream, candy floss and sherbert shades of pink enhanced by a dash of vibrant shocking and cerise pink.
Ideally if you are wearing these high fashion colours whether its a girl’s night out, weddings, summer balls or on the beach you should go for the total look and even go IN THE PINK with your fragrance, bath and body and cosmetic colours.
Especially designed to celebrate the rose, the Blush Rose collection from Heathcote and Ivory celebrates this universally loved flower. With a garland of tender changing rose notes the collection includes Eau de Toilette (see our main picture), Body Cream, Moisturising Shower Gel, Home Fragrance products and their unique Bathing Flowers. Paraben and Sulphates free for your nearest local stockist call 0207 483 8383 or visit www.heathcote-ivory.com.
It’s almost good enough to eat! The Body Shop’s new Body Yoghurt in British Rose is amazing. The gel-creamy texture absorbs in 15 seconds so you can shower and dress quickly in the hottest weather. It gives up to 48 hours moisture to the skin but can be applied as many times per day as you wish. One hundred per cent Vegan it gives a glow to the skin and comes in a range of fragrances.
If you’ve never tried it then you must. Phyto Lip Twist Tinted Lip Balm by Sisley is perfect for lips. It nourishes, moisturises and provides long lasting colour. Our favourite pinks are Pinky and Sugar, whilst Kiss and Ballet in the new mat range make lips so kissable – perfect for the summer bride.
Be really in the pink with a new brow colour from Benefit. Their 3D Brow Tones enhance your brow colour. Just brush on your brows and it hi-lights and makes your eye colour pop. It’s water repellent and great for nights out and holidays. From a range of 7 colours we love Magenta for the high fashion pink look!
Get the hottest look for nails with Leighton Denny. Choose from Rhumba Rose or Fever Pink both from his feel the heat collection. Chip resistant and high gloss they look good on both fingers and tootsies. Available from selected spas and salons, M&S, John Lewis, Fenwicks or on line www.leightondennyexpertnails.com.
Clarins summer makeup collection Sunkissed takes its inspiration from the Miami sun scene with flamingos and palm trees. Their bronzing compact is a must and a lovely accessory. Swirl your brush for whatever mood you are in or where-ever you are going. This is no ordinary bronzer, with its three colours it contains lots of lovely goodies for your skin including an anti-pollution complex
Coach’s floral fruity scent is both modern and joyful inspired by a luminous Spring day wandering in an American prairie. Catch the top notes of Pineapple Sorbet and Citrus Coer that give a sparkling impression with a floral heart of Peony and Jasmine. Finally the dry down has the elegance of Crystal Musk and a Creamy Wood Base. You’ll want to keep the bottle forever adored with a soft pink floral hanging.
Pink and Peppery spells Moulton Brown’s spicy and seductive scent. With warm ginger and rich patchouli it is a firm favourite with all age groups. Pop down to the Victoria Quarter to the Moulton Brown emporium and try it for yourself. You will be lost for choice with fragrance, bath and body products and a range of home fragrance items.
At the other end of the Victoria Quarter there’s the L-Occitane boutique. Pass by if you dare -its such an attractive eye catching place. Look out for their Cherry Blossom Collection a delicate and feminine with a range that includes fragrances and delicately perfumed bath and body care.
Aerin Rose is a fragrance and range of products you can only dream about. But why not try one – you will be glad you did. There’s so many products in this delicately rose scented fragrance collection including a Rose Day Lotion, Rose Oil, Hand and Body Lotion and ideal for the hot weather and especially the summer bride a Rose Water Refreshing and Setting Mist.
M.A.C. will put you in the pink with its range of new blushers. The blushers have a great texture and are buildable into whatever shade you wish to create. We love the pinks Dolly Mix, Full Fuschia, Fleur Powder and Fever. For eyes a touch of pink is both cute and dramatic. Use a powder shadow because they are easier to control. M.A.C. eye shadows are easy to blend and blend evenly try Sushi Flower, Passionate and Sweet Lust.
Finally for sheet pink glamour Joan Collins Timeless Beauty Collection has a new range of shades for summer including Pretty in Pink. Designed to appeal to every age group the collection includes lip, cheek and nail colours all designed to give a natural look. Available from M&S and Q.V.C.