New beauty products that you'll love
New to Harvey Nichols is Hourglass Cosmetics. Founded in 2004 with a commitment to re-inventing luxury cosmetics Hourglass, is an innovative beauty brand with breakthrough formulations, technological innovations, cruelty-free ethics and an unwavering commitment to reinvention.
Best sellers include Veil Mineral Primer, Vanish Seamless Finish Foundation Sticks and the Ambient Lighting Collection which is simply amazing. My favourite must have product is the Ambient Lighting Powder Palette. Just swirl your brush across and it gives instant highlight and staying power to your makeup – there’s no other product like it on the market
Visit Hourglass at Harvey Nichols and see and try these cosmetic miracles for yourself.
Elizabeth and James Nirvana Fragrance Collection is another new brand recently launched in Harvey Nichols.
Designers Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate Olsen created their fragrance with the same ethos as their fashion and accessories collection to give a sense of individuality. The packaging is distinctive and very desirable for any dressing table. There are six distinctive fragrances in the collection; Nirvana White – a floral musk; Nirvana Black a sensual wood scent, Nirvana Rose an alluring floral fragrance, Nirvana Bourbon an oriental scent whilst the Amethyst and French Grey are dark and rich, light and floral. This collection really enables you to explore and find your own Nirvana. Just love the sleek feel and look of the packaging.
Favourite French beauty brand Sisley has just launched Phyto Lip Delight the perfect lip care for the drying, skin dehydrating weather we are having at the moment. Lip Delight is makeup meets lipcare in a balm that transfers into oil and gives colour as well as repairing damage caused to the lips by the environment. It’s comfortable to wear, smooths and nourishes and gives a lasting colour to the lips. Available in three fashionable and chic shades.
Go Bananas at The Body Shop with their 100% vegan limited edition range. Enriched with organic banana puree from Ecuador the collection is pure decadence and you can use it with a clear conscience. The Go Bananas range includes a shower cream, hair products, the ultimate Body Sho product – body butter and a banana shaped bag with travel sized products ideal for holidays.
That lovely brand Clarins has just re-launched its Rouge Joli Lipstick collection in an ultra-feminine and modern tube. There is nothing quite like Rouge Joli’s rich creamy formula that leaves lips with intense colour and has a staying powder of up to six hours. It also nourishes the lips and is very comfortable to wear.
Lovers of Estee Lauder’s Double Wear will be excited to learn of the launch of Double Wear Flawless Hydrating Primer SPF45 and Double Wear Light Soft Matte Hydra Makeup SPF10. The latter has a soft matt texture, is non drying and gives the renown Double Wear 24 hour staying power. Available in 28 shades there is a colour for every skin colour.
If you’ve never tried Smashbox then its time you did. Inspired by L. A.makeup artists miraculous new launches include a Super Fan Fanned Out Mascara that doesn’t clump or smudge giving 12 hours of wear and a 24-hour Liquid Liner that is humidity and waterproof and best of all transfer resistant – perfect for holidays and our newly acquired hot weather. Good for travelling too are the new Smashbox eye palettes – all you need in one small pot.