Urban Decay lovers, Wonderland lovers and lovers of gorgeous eyeshadow shades: get excited! The much anticipated sequel to Disney’s Alice in Wonderland opens in theaters May 27, but the Alice Through the Looking Glass limited-edition eyeshadow palette is available at Nordstrom now. From the collector’s-quality kaleidoscopic packaging to the crazy beautiful shadows, this palette is going to go as fast as its predecessor, when Urban Decay and Disney teamed up for their first Wonderland-themed palette.
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Here comes Charlotte Tilbury to the rescue! She’s created an understated, glowing look that highlights the natural beauty in every woman, and she’s sharing her expert secrets. To re-create this gorgeous and universally flattering look, here are her step-by-step instructions and products you’ll need—including her newest launch, the Instant Look in a Palette. Designed to take you from day to night, this gotta-have-it palette contains products you can dial back for the desk or amp up for dinner out.
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Think back. How many different flavors of Lip Smaker did you hoard in the front pocket of your Jansport? Like, a lot, right? Before you wander too far down that path back to Lisa Frank and your favorite Trapper Keepers, we’d like to introduce you to the grown up (but a kid at heart) Lancôme Juicy Shakers. Available in 20 pretty shades–each with their own flavor–these are as fun to collect as all that school-days lip balm, only pulling one of these adorable cocktail-shaker-shaped beauties out of your handbag won’t damage your cred while you’re adulting.
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Introducing Rouge Volupté Shine Oil-In-Stick Lipstick, a new launch from Yves Saint Laurent with 12 new shades of lip color. Made of 65% oils, this ultra-nourishing lip color is high on shine with the signature YSL mango scent. Follow the jump to watch Cara Delevingne model the luscious, covetable hues.
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“Illumination really captures the light and helps you to look incredibly sexy.” –François Nars, Founder & Creative Director
Exclusively at Nordstrom: the new Hot Sand Collection from NARS. Illuminate your best features with champagne shades to light up the the eyes, cheeks and lips.
Since its start in 2009, Sigma Beauty has experienced a meteoric rise in popularity, with beauty bloggers, influencers and industry pros all singing the company’s praises. Founded by Brazilian natives Rene Xavier Filho and Simone Xavier, the company has leaned heavily on the founders’ combined background in engineering and biology research in its approach to creating innovative products for beauty lovers.
These days, you can’t search ‘best beauty brushes’ without coming across rave reviews of these innovative beauty products. And now, you can find Sigma Beauty brushes and products at Nordstrom, too–including the much-adored F80 and F88 flat Kabuki brushes. Yay!
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“People cannot live without color. We need color to feel alive. To collaborate between artists and the world of beauty, it’s a very positive thing we’re doing here.” —Yago Hortal
For their limited-edition holiday collection, Smashbox tapped Spanish artist Yago Hortal—known for his bright, sweeping use of colors—to collaborate on packaging. The result? Gorgeous. Hortal’s shades explode perfectly across the covetable collection.
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“I love seeing a woman in a man’s suit. Why not have a lipstick named after a man?” —Tom Ford
There’s Collin, Holden and Giacomo. Now Ansel, Joaquin, Drake and Rocco. Plus 43 more. Get to know the men in Tom Ford’s life. After last year’s successful launch of the house’s Lips & Boys collection, a beautiful new range of shades is now available—named after the men that Ford admires and is inspired by. Known for their lightweight texture and superb pigmentation, these new lip colors are perfectly sized for your clutch (and/or your favorite makeup lover’s stocking).
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The newest from M•A•C is all about celebrating individuality and the inherent beauty that lies in the freedom to express your personality—whoever you are, whatever your style. Check out the contest winners handpicked by M•A•C to be the six inspiring faces of the new M•A•Cnificent! Me collection, then choose your favorite new products and get to showing the world your true colors!
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Leave it to Christian Louboutin—creator of the iconic red sole—to dream up a new classic. Last year, we went crazy for his innovative nail color and bottle design, and now we’re enamored with his newest innovation: lip color in three textures and lots of shades, all enrobed in an exquisitely designed case. (And we don’t use the word exquisite lightly.) Now that it’s available at Nordstrom, we couldn’t wait to try it out for ourselves, so the Beauty Blog took a few of these unique little lovelies down to a crew at Studio N.
We asked Shannon Rasheed—our makeup artist responsible for this glamorous, gorgeous, gotta-have-it look—for her thoughts on a bold lip and working with the new collection.