Dubbed ‘My French Lady’, Guerlain’s fall 2016 makeup collection is about a full-face classy makeup look with the eyes accentuated with perfect, ready-to-wear autumnal eyeshadows, the lips coated with a flattering sheer tint and the complexion shining brightly thanks to the new Guerlain foundation and concealer with hydrating and blurring effects. From the color choice to the actual products, everything in this line is made to please fans of effortless, spontaneous makeup looks that also convey Parisian women’s classic beauty. The collection is already available for purchase internationally at Nordstrom, Sephora, Harrods and Selfridges.
Guerlain ‘5 Couleurs’ Eye Palette ($69.00)
Inspired by the perennial beauty and elegant style of French women, these 5-color eyeshadow palettes are perfect for creating dramatic smoky eye looks or more natural, daytime ones. Each palette contains one base shade that illuminates the eyes, as well as two go-with-everything nude shades and two smoky shades, all of which can be applied alone or layered, giving you a hypnotizing look.
All of the five eyeshadows captured in the palette feature special light-reflecting pigments to brighten up your eyes, while the finishes range from matte to metallic to satin. There are six color variations you can choose from, which are:
• 01 Wild Rose (Rose Barbare)
• 02 Tonka Imperiale
• 03 Coque D’Or
• 04 Midnight Time (L’Heure de Nuit)
• 05 After the Rain (Apres L’Ondee)
• 06 Smoked Wood (Indian Wood)
Guerlain Precision Felt Eyeliner ($37.00)
Available in a true black color, this eyeliner features a pencil applicator with a sharp tip that will help you create the most flawless flick with a single sweep. It’s a long-lasting, smudge-proof and water-resistant product that delivers the perfect color and stays on all day.
Guerlain Kiss Kiss Lipstick ($37.00)
Enriched with hyaluronic acid spheres that plump lips, smoothing commiphora oil, hydrating mango butter and vanilla and violet that will give a veil of delicate scent to your pout, Guerlain’s iconic Kiss Kiss lipsticks come in two brand new, autumnal shades that are neither too bright, nor too dramatic. They perfectly match the eyeshadow palettes and easily adapt to any skin tone, being versatile colors to wear from day to night.
• 500 Fall In Nude – tender nude pink
• 520 Fall In Red – delicate pinky red
Guerlain ‘Lingerie de Peau’ Fluid Foundation ($63.00)
Available in 13 shades to match every skin tone, Guerlain’s newest foundation is the dream-come-true of any makeup aficionado. It gives you that cherished natural look without feeling and looking cakey, while the lightweight texture applies smoothly and stays fresh all day long. The foundation contains SPF 20, hydrating ingredients that soften the skin, and Guerlain’s Bio-Fusion Micro-Mesh, which is a unique blend of contouring and smoothing stretch fibers with linen and natural silk fibers.
You can apply the foundation with your fingers, with the famous BeautyBlender makeup sponge or with a foundation brush. Applying a loose powder on top will give a mattifying effect to your skin.
Guerlain Multi-Perfecting Concealer Hydrating Blurring Effect ($40.00)
Available in 6 shades, this two-in-one concealer covers dark circles and any skin imperfections for a natural-looking, flawless look. It boasts skin-hydrating properties, as well as strives to reduce any under-eye puffiness and signs of fatigue.
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