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: February 15-21, 2022

Cxc Beauty curated the prettiest purple palette from existing shades in its repertoire. New Waves is an exquisite blend of mattes, shimmers, and duochromes for a variety of purple-based looks. New Waves is $54 on Cxc’s website. Rude Cosmetics had us wishing it was summer with its launch of The Sun. This vivacious palette features…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: December 1-8, 2021

Withlove Cosmetics slayed the holiday season with several cheery products. The brand first debuted the absolutely gorgeous Pink Dreams eyeshadow palette ($41), 25 shades in cloud-shaped pans. Then two new Pressed Glitter shades, Mint and Gunmetal, joined the fam, each shade retailing $11. Pink Dreams and the two new glitters are available on Withlove’s website….

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….

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: July 1-8, 2021

Metamorphosis Bf gave highlighters an adorable twist with the ultra cute Cookie Highlighter collection. The collection features four shades with a bear etched in the middle. Strawberry, Oatmeal, Peachy, and Sugar are $6.99 each or bundled for $24.99 on Metamorphosis’ website. BH Cosmetics released its seventh palette in the Birthstone collection, this time the red-themed…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: May 1-8, 2021

Sheglam dropped 5 new eyeshadow palettes, keeping their promise for new palettes monthly. The newbies are Earth Tempo, Bold Beats, The Blues, Chill Track, and Pitch Pretty. Each palette has 12 shades and retail for $7.50 on Shein’s app and website. Menagerie Cosmetics released its first ever collaboration, working with beauty blogger Annette’s Makeup Corner….

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: April 24-30, 2021

The variety of products and brands this week had my heart singing and I have to admit that I have high hopes for summer launches. For now, let’s enjoy the last week of April.

Black Owned Brands You Need In Your Collection

To celebrate Black History Month, I’m highlighting black owned brands who not only produce stellar products but also embody the spirit of black excellence. As with every brand mentioned on this blog, everything is affordable and fabulous.

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: December 17-23, 2020

Are you excited to be so close to the holidays? If not, let these launches of the week put a smile on your face for a while. There were a couple more products launched this week than last week so let’s dive in.