Wednesday, February 25, 2009

Great Products for Spring!

So I just posted some of the trends that are hot for Spring this year! I thought it'd be a good idea to put some product/color suggestions up as well. Some of these are up pretty high on my personal wish list so I hope you guys enjoy them as much as I do!

1) Stila: The Precious Pearl Palette

This palette has some incredible eye colors for spring! Just gorgeous!

What it is:
An opulent shadow palette featuring six iridescent eyeshadow shades—all infused with genuine crushed pearl.

What it does:
Stila The Precious Pearl Palette features six new silky smooth eyeshadow shades that are infused with genuine crushed pearl. A natural wonder, pearl minimizes the appearance of fine lines and leaves skin with a youthful, radiant glow. It also contains minerals and proteins which nourish the skin leaving it smooth and soft. These six must-have eyeshadow shades, that can be worn alone or together, create an endless number of brilliant looks. They are tucked inside a vintage-inspired compact with real mother-of-pearl detail.

This set contains:
- White Gold (soft creamy white with gold shimmer)
- Soft Pink (light pink with pink and white shimmer)
- Mid-tone Pink (neutral warm pink with pink shimmer)
- Deep Blue (dark blackish navy with blue shimmer)
- Green (intense mermaid green with blue and green shimmer)
- Gold (deep gold with yellow and gold shimmer)

Price: $40

2) Make Up Forever: Glossy Full Couleur Collection

These glosses are vibrant and beautiful! The three shades are perfect for Spring!

What it is:
A kit with three vibrant Glossy Full Couleur lip glosses.

What it does:
Make Up For Ever Glossy Full Couleur Collection contains three ultra-pigmented shades that give your lips a pop of color in one application. The ultra-shiny, and incredibly smooth textured gloss adds a vinyl effect to the lip and the subtle mint taste leaves the lips feeling refreshed.

What else you need to know:
This is a Sephora-exclusive, limited-edition collection.

Price: $35

3) Smashbox Artist Eye Palette

This eye palette has perfect shades for Spring. You can create alot of really perfect looks!

What it is:
A palette that contains 10 stunning shadows and an Artist Eye Shadow Brush.

What it does:
Smashbox Artist Eye Palette creates an endless array of inspired eye looks that effortlessly transform your look from day to night. Wear coordinating shades together or experiment with different color combinations for a one-of-a-kind gaze.

Price: $48

4) Smashbox Hybrid 2 in 1 Luminizing Primer

This foundation Primer is great! It's packed with vitamins and helps foundation stay on for longer wear, but my favorite part is the dewy glow that it gives the skin!

What it is:
A dual formula that contains Photo Finish Foundation Primer and Artificial Light.

What it does:
Smashbox Hybrid 2 in 1 Luminizing Primer creates a smooth and glowing canvas for a flawless makeup application. This revolutionary formula combines the power of two products: Photo Finish Foundation Primer and Artificial Light. You can wear it under foundation or alone for a vitamin-packed, natural glow.

Price: $34

5) Tarte Cheek Stain

This is a gorgeous and natural looking blush! Beautiful!

What it is:
A natural-looking gel blush.

What it does:
Tarte Cheek Stain is a water-based gel cheek tint that gives you a natural flush—exactly like someone just pinched your cheeks! This formula is alcohol-free so it won't dry your skin and it's also oil-free so it won't clog your pores. Plus, it contains Skinvigorating™ ingredients like a T5 Super Fruit Complex™—pure water to help skin retain moisture and mineral-derived pigments known for their soothing and softening properties.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Synthetic Fragrances
- Petro-Chemicals
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
The Tarte T5 Super Fruit Complex™ is a proprietary blend of the five most active superfruits: goji, açaí, maracuja, acerola, and pomegranate. The first blend of its kind, the T5 Super Fruit Complex™ is loaded with naturally occurring, antioxidant-rich nutrients, and vitamins that have been known to deliver refining, antiaging, and skin-restorative benefits with each application. It contains a natural fragrance and is free from preservatives, paraben, sulfate, phthalate, and mineral oil. Dermatologist-tested.

In keeping with Tarte's eco-friendly efforts, they've partnered with Sambazon, creators of the Sustainable Açaí Project—an initiative to promote positive change in the Amazon Rainforest through forest conservation, improved living conditions, and educational opportunities through the sustainable management of the Açaí Palm tree. Açaí is an antioxidant-rich super fruit that helps fight free radicals, promotes cell regeneration, has known anti-inflammatory and skin softening properties, and combats premature signs of aging.

Price: $28

You can find all of these products at Sephora!

All of these products would be amazing ones to have this Spring. Remember, this is the perfect time to have fun with color! Try a some gorgeous new colors for eyes and lips that maybe you haven't thought about trying before! Most importantly, have fun!