MAC Just in time to rev up your summer comes the new Electric Wonder collection from MAC Cosmetics. This limited edition collection is inspired by our awe of nature and features a collection of peach, pink and bronze tones. Each piece was specially designed in gold-flecked marbleized packaging and features a collection of five lipsticks from a coral beige, to a peachy nude, to a matte red berry. Additionally, the collection features two eye shadow palettes, two brushes and three all-new bronzed formulas designed to enhance the glow from within. $19.50 – $47.00 Clé de Peau Beauté The Power of Radiance Program announced by Clé de Peau Beauté is a multi-year philanthropic commitment to honor inspirational women from around the world whose advocacy for women and girls’ education has led to a long-term impact on lives. This new program selects a recipient annually to receive a grant that can be donated to a cause of their choice. Through this new endeavor Clé de Peau Beauté seeks to empower women and children through the gift of knowledge and learning while making a tangible difference and igniting radiance throughout the world. This year’s recipient was Munzoon Almellelhan, an education activist and the first person with refugee status to be appointed as a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador.

Il Makiage The new PowerMatch Algorithm from Il Makiage will help identify the perfect foundation without seeing your face. So how does it work? The Algorithm utilizes machine learning to accurately predict foundation match from a line of fifty shades. It can precisely match a client’s foundation with more than 90% accuracy without ever seeing their face. For more than a year, IL Makiage’s tech team has combined hundreds of thousands of data points and information on 700 different skin tone combinations to create the PowerMatch algorithm. After a PowerMatch quiz, clients will receive a matched foundation. Il Makiage offers a “Try Before You Buy” where customers can try the foundation for 14-days before committing to purchase. $44.00

L’Oréal For a second consecutive year L’Oréal USA has scored a perfect 100 on the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation’s 2019 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) and has been named the “Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality.” The CEI is the nation’s premier benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ workplace equality, administered by HRC. “L’Oréal is committed to promoting and celebrating diversity in all forms, across our company and the industry as a whole,” said Xavier Vey, President of L’Oréal Luxe USA and Executive Sponsor of OUT@L’Oréal, L’Oréal USA’s LGBTQ employee-driven Think Tank.

CAI Para Mi New to the beauty industry, CAI Para Mi was created with the Latin customer in mind. Founded by Ralph Mandil, who developed the cruelty-free brand with olive, yellow and brown undertones keeping the Latina woman in mind. The full range consists of foundation, concealer, bronzers highlighters, blushes, eye shadows and lipsticks. “We’re very excited to launch CAI Para Mi, the first cosmetic brand created specifically with the Latina woman in mind,” says founder Ralph Mandil. “For too long, the cosmetic industry has taken these women for granted. CAI strives to give them their own voice, confidence and power to feel beautiful every day.”

Pat McGrath Labs The Mothership has landed on both side of the pond this season with the launch of in-store shops at New York City’s Bergdorf Goodman and London’s Selfridges. Pat McGrath, the most renowned makeup artist in the world, has partnered with both luxury retail icons in first-ever moments for both the brand and retailers. The full Pat McGrath Labs collection is available at both stores, in addition to special in-store-only events and a pro makeup artist discount at Bergdorfs. Over in London, The Corner Store at Selfridges also features a selection of special designer collaborations — with the likes of Prada, Valentino and Versace — exclusive Pat McGrath Labs merchandise and wearables, and fans can experience Mother’s 24 streetfront window displays across London’s iconic Oxford Street.

Graftobian Continuing their collaboration with the pro artist community, Graftobian teamed up with Emmy Award winning makeup artist and FX artist Suzanne Patterson to create the HD Pro Powder Correctors. A set of versatile powders that subtly neutralize, tone, adjust and correct. These powders help to color correct skin’s imperfections from light to medium skin tones, helping to diminish flaws for a more balanced clearer looking complexion. They instantly smooth and even out skin tone, while delivering a natural-looking finish that will not cake, crease of settle into fine lines. Powders can be worn alone or over makeup application and are great for touch-ups thoughout the day. Available in four shades, soft orange, pink, yellow and muted green. $26.00

Clarins Coming this Spring to a city near you, the My Clarins Glow Trip, an interactive and experiential pop-up, kicking off in Chicago. Glow Trip will travel to events and universities nationwide to showcase the launch of their new vegan-friendly and green beauty line My Clarins. A range of eight next-generation skincare products that will deliver the best nature has to offer for healthy-looking skin. It will contain a balance of fruit and plant extracts, free of parabens, sulfates, phthalates. My Clarins will also feature packaging that puts recycling and recycled materials first. Glow Trip attendees can discover the new vegan-friendly formulas via immersive and multi-sensory experience such as at RECHARGE at the oxygen bar, REFRESH with edible mist, and RE-BOOST with coconut water.

Johnny Lavoy Hairshow New from renowned hairstylist Johnny Lavoy comes Johnny Lavoy Hair Show. Styling product to make your clients feel like a star! Lavoy started this line of styling products to work on multiple hair types, it was important that the products worked for the type of work he does to help his clients achieve the same look at home. The line launched this Spring with six products to start, Double Up, a dry texture spray, Star, a hydrating shine spray, Triple Threat, a versatile styling cream, Finale, a brushable hairspray, Standing Ovation, a blow dry volume mist, Framework, a pliable molding paste, and Warm-Up a heat activated thermal styling spray. All products are cruelty-free and most contain UV protection. $18.00 – $24.00

Lyle Reimer From the Vancouver based makeup artist Lyle Reimer, comes a collection of his favorite personas in his debut book, designed by renowned art director Fabien Baron, Lyle XOX: Head of Design. Reimer has captured his audience with his creative self-portrait personas, which are a combination of fused facial sculptures, makeup and objects all captioned by a creative fictional backstory. In the book Reimer explains where he grasps inspiration from, from feathers, soy sauce packets, Pellegrino water labels, to mattress foam to ripped Vogue pages, then used to create beautiful pieces of facial art. $50.00 Known industry-wide as the most focused and inspirational program of it’s kind,

The Artist Summit 2019 Known industry-wide as the most focused and inspirational program of it’s kind, The Artist Summit is back on October 6-9, 2019! Produced by Michael DeVellis and The Powder Group, The Artist Summit brings 200 makeup artists, beauty industry professionals, career and industry experts and icons to the magical shores of Provincetown, MA every two years. The program, that began in 2008, has been the catalyst for a new wave of inspirational and multi-artist programming in the pro makeup arena, and remains the benchmark for excellence in community, education and inspiration. More than a dozen presenters over three days (October 6-9) plus post-summit hands-on workshops (October 10-11). From $790.00

Seed Phytonutrients It’s been quite a year for clean beauty brand Seed Phytonutrients who celebrated their one year birthday on Earth Day 2019. The brand expanded their hair care line to include 12 new products just in time for their launch in Sephora and Whole Foods, as well as launched their entire collection of Seed Phytonutrients skin, body and hair at Ulta this Spring. The brand is also getting the beauty and packaging industry to sit up and take notice that sustainability is here to stay, with their wins of nearly a dozen industry awards including Beauty Inc., Glamour and MindBodyGreen’s Beauty Awards; Refinery29’s Brands Who Care Award and the Allure Best of Beauty Breakthrough Award. Their innovative 100% post-consumer paper bottle (yes, it can get wet!), created in partnership with Ecologic, has also won awards for innovation in packaging and is changing the game in sustainable beauty.