INDUSTRY NEWS: FALL 2019

Stilazzi x Jordan Liberty Recently launched is the new eyeshadow palette collaboration from Stilazzi and Jordan Liberty. Considered Jordan’s “holy grail” eyeshadow palette, DARKROOM is a celebration of the colors and textures that have captured his imagination across the globe on his world tour in 2018 and 2019. While Jordan’s international career as a makeup artist and beauty photographer has set his work apart from the crowd, this palette pays homage to his early roots in the photographer’s darkroom, where he explored the importance of light manipulation to both makeup artistry and photography. The result is this palette with 18 carefully crafted eyeshadows. $39.00 stilazzi.com

 

Norcostco Since 1884, Norcostco has been a trusted supplier to the theatrical arts community. Under the new management and direction of Meghan Bernstein, the Atlanta branch has seen a continually growing professional product selection, as well as aesthetic improvements for a more pro-focused shopping experience. In addition to offering heritage brands like Ben Nye, Kryolan, and Mehron, the Atlanta branch has introduced many new brands that artists know and love, including Skindinavia, bdellium Tools, Danessa Myricks, Veil Cosmetics, and TwinMedix, among others. Norcostco Atlanta also offers continuing education from bridal to special effects, featuring local and national educators in a classroom that is also available for private classes. norcostco.com

 

MAKE UP FOR EVER Sometimes extending yourself is necessary and our friends at MAKE UP FOR EVER have extended themselves to our diversity delight with their new extended shade range in their best selling Ultra HD Foundation Invisible Cover Foundation. The new shades introduction brings the total range to 50 shades! Their commitment to inclusion is going global skin tone wise, more than ever. The iconic foundation still provides undetectable medium coverage with a blurred, skin-like finish for up to 24 hours. $43.00 makeupforever.com

 

florence by mills A fresh approach to clean skincare and makeup, florence by mills sets out to redefine beauty with a Gen Z-focused line founded on the belief that true beauty comes from loving and embracing yourself. The brand’s simple beauty philosophy is play around and find what works for you! On a mission to inspire her generation to define beauty on their own terms, Millie Bobby Brown developed florence to create better options and a more inclusive beauty culture. Initially launching with nine skincare essentials as well as four color cosmetics in a variety of shades, the collection encourages experimentation and self-expression with adaptable formulas that let your natural beauty shine through. $10.00 – $34.00 florencebymills.com

 

Art Beyond Beauty Einat Dan and Camilla Camaglia took on the challenge to write a book about something other than traditional Beauty. With Art Beyond Beauty they show another side- one that is visually different outside of normal beauty stereotypes. Something beyond. This book has a purpose of inspiring us as artists to think outside the box and push boundaries. Einat, who is well known for her style in beauty and avant-garde makeups and Camilla brings her eye from behind the camera with her photographic vision and creative lighting techniques. Together they have created thisunique body of work where reinventing oneself through makeup is to know there aren’t any limits to your creativity. $60.15 einatdan.com

 

SHISEIDO This new collection is a first for this skincare pioneer Shiseido, with the Synchro Skin Self-refreshing collection. It ncludes both a foundation and concealer that self-refreshes nonstop with their patented ActiveForce technology. With over a century’s worth of experience in celebrating skin, this new long-wearing fluid foundation and concealer synchronizes with skin and helps resist heat, humidity, oil and facial movement, maintaining a just-applied, flawless fresh looks that lasts 24 hours. The foundation is available in 30 buildable shades, while the concealer comes in 16. The oil-free SPF 30 foundation is waterproof, smudge-proof, sweat resistant. $31.00- 47.00 shiseido.com

 

Alcone Company The one and only Alocne has brought back their iconic Professional Makeup Brush collection! Whether for the new artist or seasoned professional, this collection of brushes for eyes, cheek, lips or face, were all designed with a focus on essential style and efficiency. The 12-piece, 100% Vegan collection, has classic white birch wooden handles sourced from reforestation programs. The brushes are available individually or in 6pc and 12pc sets. $6.00-$90.00 alconemakeup.com

 

 

Carmindy Beauty Carmindy, a 25 year makeup artist veteran, known for her time on TLC’s What Not to Wear, is officially launching her own makeup line inspired by women she’s met. Her goal is for women to look gorgeous and to offer essentials products and advice that make a woman’s makeup application easier. The idea behind her 16-pc collection is the “five-minute face,” the cornerstone of her line with each product formulated to “restore [a woman’s] unique beauty back to her most fertile state.” For Carmindy that means dewy skin, eyes that capture attention, flushed cheeks, and plump lips. Carmindy Beauty is the first in-house beauty brand launching with QVC. $15.00-$70.00 qvc.com

 

Ben Nye New from Ben Nye comes two brand new foundation palettes that accomadate a wide range of complexions with 18 of their most universally adaptable shades in each palette. The Diverse Harmony Matte palette includes shades from light ivory to dark brown, each enhancing peachy, pink and golden undertones. The Olive-Brown Matte palette includes warm and cool undertones. The formulation of the fourndation can be easily custom blended for perfect complexion matches, from full to sheer coverage — great for everything from foundation to hightlight and contour. $70.00 bennye.com

 

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Pantone Every year, with bated breath the worlds of fashion, beauty and beyond await the declaration of Pantone color of the year. The 2020 Spring/Summer Colors are all about inclusivity of the experience of color. “We are less apt today to talk about, Oh, that’s a girly color, female color or male color. If a color speaks to you and you love it — then go for it,”said Pantone’s Leatrice Eiseman. Multisensory factors are at play in the spring forecast, and leading the trend is Flame Scarlet a bold red that induces confidence and determination. 15 other shades including coral pink to classicl blue to biscay green, round out the company’s Spring/Summer 2020 and has something for everyone. pantone.com

 

Flawless Dermaplane Glo Bringing the spa beauty treatment into the comfort of the home, this new facial exfoliating device promotes the appearance of smooth, radiant and youthful complexions. This second-generation dermaplane helps reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, encourages cell turnover, while promoting glowing skin. Created with a sleek ergonomically designed handle and a light-pipe, GLO boasts a Japanese Stainless-Steel exfoliation edge wrapped with an ultra-fine safety guard. This beauty tool provides an exfoliation experience that is both gentle and functional. $19.99 flawlessbeauty.com