Cosmetic Launch Roundup: May 1-8, 2022

Hipdot had us salivating with the delectable Hipdot x Cup of Noodles collection. This yummy collection features the 8-pan palette ($26), Lip & Cheek set ($22), and the Collector Box ($58) also includes three exclusive products (Powder puff, makeup bag, and chopsticks). The Cup of Noodles collection is available on Hipdot’s site.

Cloudy Sugar Lips launched its first-ever eyeshadow palette, inspired by a magical cat girl. The Magical Maiden is a 9-pan fantasy, with 6 mattes and 3 shimmers of pink, purple, and blue goodness. Magical Maiden is $20.99 on Cloudy Sugar Lips’ website.

W7 Cosmetics is back with two original 40-pan eyeshadow palettes, Warm Up and Cool Down. Warm Up is all warm tones ranging from pretty neutral mattes to bold colorful shimmers. Cool Down is all chic cool tones of grays, browns, and other neutrals. Each palette costs $18.43 USD (bundle option is $34.11 USD) online.

Kash Beauty gave lips a little extra care with the Satin Nude lipstick collection. The three nude lipsticks are infused with aloe vera, hyaluronic acid, and vitamin E. Icon (light beige), Femme (muted blush), and Bare (warm nude) are $16.95 USD each or bundled for $44.95 on Kash Beauty’s website.

Otaku Baby prepped for a big restock this week and sprinkled in a new product to care for our lips. The 2-in-1 Gloss Pops are a mix of lip balm and lip tinted gloss that hydrate your lips. There are four shades/flavors; Peach (blue pop), Strawberry (pink pop), Aloe (green pop), and Chocolate (purple pop). Pick your shade for $8 each online.

Hex Baby Beauty slipped up and accidentally leaked its latest eyeshadow palette but it’s a good thing for fans. The Grunge palette is inspired by subgenres of grunge and the shades range from blood red to bold yellows to black. Grunge is $25 on Hex Baby’s site.

Lucky Lashes added another palette to its famous Lowrider collection. The Lila La Fina collection features the 8-pan lilac themed Lila La Fina palette ($35), Makeup Mixing drops ($12), and Eyeliner ($10). You can get the collection on Lucky Lashes’ website.

Cirque Cadia Cosmetics celebrated a successful rebrand and graced us with the updated Lip Lickin lip product line. The Lip Lickin Lip Scrubs come in 7 delicious scents: Deep Fried Brownie Bites, Lemonade, Cotton Candy, Cherry Slushy, Cake Batter, Caramel Apple, and Sweet Peach. Each scrub is $7.95 on Cirque Cadia’s website.

Juvia’s Place proclaimed that nudes are THE summer trend with the gorgeous Nubian Earth collection. This gilded assortment includes a 12-pan palette ($20), 6 matte lipsticks ($15 each), 4 glosses ($14 each), and the full collection bundle ($150). Nubian Earth is available online.

Glamlite took on a major collab with the Glamlite x Frosted Flakes collection. The delectable collection features the 15-pan eyeshadow palette ($35), Loose highlighter ($16), 2 Lip Kits (Tuff Tiger and Frosted; $15 each), Full collection bundle ($75), and a PR box set ($90). The Frosted Flakes collab is up for grabs on Glamlite’s site.

Morphe brought the heat with the Gilded Desert collection. This sunkissed collection features the 35U Gilded Desert palette ($28), Bronze Show Velvet Matte Pressed Powders (5 shades; $14 each), Glow Show Radiant Pressed Highlighters (5 shades; $16 each), M611 Bronzer brush ($18), and the M610 Highlighter fan brush ($10). The entire collection is on Morphe’s site and at Ulta stores.

Colourpop capitalized on Star Wars day (May 4) with the appropriate collection celebrating the film. Colourpop x Star Wars includes the 15-pan eyeshadow palette ($24), 3 Lux Lipsticks ($10 each), 2 Jelly Much Shadows ($10 each), and 2 Lux Glosses ($9 each) plus a full collection bundle ($105) and a PR collection bundle ($109). May the 4th be with you online.

Klarity Cosmetics embraced the true nature of the sea’s most alluring creature. The Evil Mermaid palette features 9 majestic shades with punny names and an attractive price tag of $25, sold on Klarity’s site

Dominique Cosmetics spent over two years developing the perfect formula for the Wide Awake collection. There are 17 shades of concealers ($26 each), 2 Smooth & Blur powders ($22 each), and a makeup sponge ($15). You can also customize your own set for $56.70. The Wide Awake collection is available online.

Moira Beauty really said “my lips gloss is poppin” with the Luminizer Lip Gloss collection. 18 beautiful shades that plump and hydrate the lips, you’re sure to find the right color to suit you. Each gloss is $8.50 on Moira’s site.

May started with a bang and these launches start the avalanche of summer releases. Which product is your favorite of the week? Sound off in the comments and be sure to follow Indie Clique here (follow button) and on social media (all links below!) so you don’t miss a single Roundup, review, or swatch.

Photo Credits:

Hipdot (website + Instagram)

Cloudy Sugar Lips (website)

Kash Beauty (website)

Otaku Baby (website)

Hex Baby Beauty (website)

Lucky Lashes (Instagram)

Cirque Cadia Cosmetics (Instagram)

Juvia’s Place (Instagram)

Glamlite (Instagram)

Morphe (Instagram)

Colourpop (Instagram)

Klarity Cosmetics (Instagram)

Dominique Cosmetics (Instagram)

Moira Beauty (Instagram)

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