As we just marked the 10th anniversary of makeup visionary Kevyn Aucoin's death, it's only fitting that we acknowledge what an amazing makeup artist and person he was. Although he is gone, he leaves a strong and lasting legacy through his cosmetics brand Kevyn Aucoin. We've had this brand for a few months and all us staff have our own personal favorites from the range so we were so excited when the Lip Glosses and Lip Mattes arrived!
Kevyn Aucoin's 'The Lip Gloss' come in twelve different shades that leave lips shiny and glamorous without feeling greasy or sticky. They're packed with nourishing ingredients like sunflower seed and lanolin oil. I love the pale pink of Tulapina and the nudie brown of Beaugonia. The Matte Lipsticks go one like velvet and leave lips as smooth as silk. Sound like a romance novel? Trust us, you'll fall in love with these six different richly pigmented lipsticks that leave a matte finish and doesn't smudge for hours. Best of all, you don't have to worry about dry and patchy lips since these have moisturizing agents. Try any Kevyn Aucoin product and you'll quickly see why celebrities and the world's most beautiful women turned to him to make them look naturally flawless.
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Whether you're the kind of shopper that likes to splurge or get a steal, Rodin by Recine Luxury Hair Oil is something every person who loves amazing haircare has to experience at least once. This exquisite and effective hair oil contains the same essential oils that are seen in the other Rodin olio lusso products and create the amazing scent the brand is so known for such as neroli, jojoba, and sweet almond. Rosemary and juniper are two additional oils that have been included to caress the hair, making it glossy and manageable.
It was also just featured in the May 2012 Marie Claire magazine Beauty Awards, taking home one of the 'Best in Eco' products because of it's chemical free nature!
Men's grooming line Art of Shaving has recently launched a new scent collection, Ocean Kelp. They wanted to offer men an option for a light, clean aroma range of shaving products and this one is certainly refreshing and energizing. Just like the rest of the range, you have the option of buying the product you love individually or together in a full size set for better savings. There's something sexy about a man who appreciates nice grooming products and takes care of himself. If you're looking for the perfect 'man' gift then this debonair men's range will leave both of you appreciating the power of a clean, close shave.