Cosmetic Launch Roundup: November 9-16, 2022

Royalty Cosmetics’ second eyeshadow palette debuted, slaying with a goth aesthetic and chilling vibe. Queen of Darkness contains 14 haunting shades (8 mattes, 6 shimmers) that create the eeriest looks you can dream of. Queen of Darkness is $35 on Royalty Cosmetics’ site. *By the way, the brand dropped its first lip product, the Diana…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: November 1-8, 2022

Edge Beauty hyped fans for the change of season with the Winter Wonderful collection. The icy collection includes 2 Mini Mixture palettes (Frozen Fantasy and Frosted Forest; $15 each), 2 limited-edition Edge Glosses (Frost Fight and Queen Freeze; $8.50 each), and the full collection set ($45). Winter Wonderful is chillin on Edge Beauty’s site. Kimchi…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: September 17-23, 2022

Ccolor Cosmetics fluttered back to the Roundup with two new palettes and several lip products. First, the Glamorous palette debuted, its chic neutral color story being perfect for autumn. Next, Crystal Pink came through, serving rosy pinks and sultry neutrals. Lastly, the Perfect Lips lip sets kept pouts looking great. All the products are available…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: May 24-31, 2022

Ruby May Cosmetics kicked off Pride month celebrations early with a stunning collection. The Rainbow Bloom palette ($48) contains 14 shades (seven mattes, seven shimmers) that are sure to get you in a festive mood. Then the 4 Rainbow Vibes palettes ($24 each; $60 of all four) livened things up a bit more, with each…

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…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: November 24-30, 2021

Zodiac Cosmetics finally released its mesmerizing Element palette collection. Each element (earth, water, air, fire) has a palette with the perfect color story to represent it. You can choose your element for $42 on Zodiac Cosmetics’ website. Meera Beauty teased their holiday collection for a week and dropped it just in time for Black Friday….

Gift Guide: Black Friday 2021

It’s that time of year where you search for the best deals on makeup for the makeup lover in your life. I’m here to break down the hottest sales from poppin indie brands to add to your collection ASAP.  Kara Beauty: 35% off sitewide (no code needed) Private Society Cosmetics: 50% off sitewide (no code…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: October 17-24, 2021

Euphoric Sun got cutely spooky with its Halloween palette. The Jiangshi palette has 6 shades and is inspired by the Chinese folklore of a hopping vampire. Grab the palette for $18.99 online. Winklerry Beauty released several new single metallic shadows. Twisted Mallows (silver with lavender tint), Red Wine (bright red), Noel (green), 24k (gold), Chocolate…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: September 9-16, 2021

Hipdot combined the American tradition of game night with makeup and it is enthralling! Hipdot x Game Night collection is a collab with Hasbro and features three eyeshadow palettes: Monopoly Money Moves ($30), Ouija ($26), and Play-Doh Super Color ($26). There is also the full collection bundle ($74) and everything is available on Hipdot’s site….

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: August 24-31, 2021

Gavissi Beauty took their popular Retro Liner formula and gave them an update. The Split Cake Liner collection features 15 liners ($12 each), some being monochromatic (like Lemonade) while others are themed (like Carnival and Lollipop). There are also 3 UV Split liners ($18 each; pastel, neon, and chrome). Each split liner comes with three…