Cosmetic Launch Roundup: September 24-30, 2022

Gourmande Girls Cosmetics collaborated again with Doodles By The Bunny to gift the ultimate Halloween palette, Spooked. The 14 shades (5 duochromes, one shimmer, and 8 mattes) spin a color story so fabulously eerie, you’ll be able to create ghastly looks all year round. Spooked is $54.99 on Gourmande Girls’ website. Moira Beauty embraced the…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: September 1-8, 2022

Rude Cosmetics gave nerds an outlet from back-to-school stress with the magnetic Be Square collection. There are 4 palettes: Brainy (pink, mauve, neutrals), Nerdy (warm nudes and golds), Geeky (cool nudes and neutrals), Dorky (peach, reds, and golds). Each palette is $11 on Rude’s website. Kara Beauty embodied the work ethic that Virgos are known…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: August 9-16, 2022

Gourmande Girls Cosmetics mesmerized with its otherworldly palette, Ethereal. The 12-pan palette is an all-duochrome and multichrome color story, with the colors having a dynamic shift and elevating looks effortlessly. You can get Ethereal on Gourmande Girls’ site for $54.99. Cxc Beauty proved why it deserves to be in everyone’s makeup collection with the Absolutely…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: August 1-8, 2022

Nyx Cosmetics mesmerized fans with the Wonder collection. The collection features 5 Wonder Highlighter Pencils ($7 each), 3 Wonder Blush Dual-Ended Sticks ($14 each), and 8 Wonder Highlight and Contour Sticks ($14 each). You can mix and match your fave shades on Nyx’s website. Pacifica Beauty kept lips juicy as the weather heated up with…

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: March 1-8, 2022

Ace Beaute went all out for its first lip collection. The expansive Pout Perfect collection features 7 Liquid Lipsticks ($16 each), 5 Lipsticks ($15 each), 4 Lip Liners ($12 each), 3 Glosses ($16 each), and a Lip Oil ($18). The packaging gives the collection a luxurious vibe and the shades are sultry and perfect for…

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: April 1-8, 2021

April showers brought indie flowers as seen by the slew of products we were gifted this week. Collections reigned supreme but the standalone products demanded attention too. Shall we?

Gift Guide: Holidays 2020

Christmas is inching closer and, while the pandemic has removed some of the usual joy, the beauty industry attempted to capture a little of it for holiday collections. I’ve compiled this list of holiday collections to give you a little help if you’re struggling to find the perfect gift for a makeup addict.