The new Crème Caramel Shimmer Powder from Estee Lauder is an ultra-sheer powder combining tantalizing swirls of milk chocolate, white chocolate, and golden hues that can be used alone for highlighting and contouring or blended together for a warm, radiant look. Brush the lightweight formula over face and shoulders to create a healthy glow. $32. Available at Bergdorf Goodman, Bloomingdale’s, Neiman Marcus, Saks, and www.esteelauder.com.
Back by popular demand, Bobbi Brown’s Metallic Eye Shadows are now permanent fixtures in the line. The collection features a high-shimmer, high-pigment formula with rich bold and pastel colors. Achieve a sexy, sophisticated look that applies smoothly and lasts all day. Enjoy 17 glamorous shades including Rock Star, Java, Champagne Quartz, and Velvet Plum. $20. Available at Bloomingdale’s, Bergdorf Goodman, Neiman Marcus, Saks, and www.bobbibrowncosmetics.com.
iSeeVideo—Like being in two places at the same time. Look in on your prime residence, your vacation home, or mind the store 24/7—live on the Web from any PC or cell phone anywhere. See for yourself what’s up with the kids, the nanny, etc. Relax. Napco’s iSeeVideo may be the best thing since your Jacuzzi. Starts at $500. Available at www.napcosecurity.com.
Estee Lauder introduces the Perfectionist Correcting Concentrate for Lip Lines. This magical pen immediately reduces the appearance of lines, plumps the lips, and forms an invisible boundary around the mouth––reducing wrinkle depth. $35.00. Available at Bloomingdale’s, Bergdorf Goodman, Neiman Marcus, Saks, and www.esteelauder.com.
Inspired by rich chocolate truffles, the new Signature Eyeshadow Quads from Estee Lauder allow easy and expert application on-the-go. The Berry and Caramel Truffle palettes come in a chocolate brown compact with a golden cartouche resembling a decadent box of chocolates. $35. Available at Bergdorf Goodman, Bloomingdale’s, Neiman Marcus, Saks, and www.esteelauder.com.
Ojon has rediscovered an ancient secret to skin renewal with the new Tawaka “The Ball”—a stimulating cleanser and full-body polish. Infused with savage cacao and the restorative properties of pure Ojon oil, the ball prepares pores for treatment by removing debris and refining surface texture. Buff in a circular motion to help stimulate circulation and your skin will feel polished and soft with a smooth satin finish and no greasy residue. $65. Available at Sephora and Ojon.com.
Fight signs of aging with Strivectin-SD that now includes SPF 30. The formula is a quick-absorbing, tri-functional topical complex that aims to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, while preventing damage from sun exposure. The skin-firming agents, elasticizers, and hydrators claim to effectively confront every aspect of wrinkle reduction. 6 oz. $135. Available at Bloomingdale’s, Saks, and Sephora.
Vicky Tiel has a new French-inspired summer fragrance. Vicky Tiel Paris celebrates her years residing in the City of Lights with Couture, a classic, soft, floral fragrance; a timeless reflection of elegance and glamour with notes of Italian bergamot, otto of rose, violet leaves, and more. 3.3 oz. $44.99. Available exclusively at Perfumania.
Pamper dry, damaged, and/or chemically treated locks with the new hydrating mask from Jonathan Product. The mask offers an intensive treatment made with vegetable protein that dramatically increases hair strength and helps optimize resistance to breakage. It also restores moisture and protects against the damaging effects of heat styling and the environmental elements. 5.1 oz. $26. Available at Sephora, www.Sephora.com, and www.jonathanproduct.com.
Plump Up Gloss
Natura Bisse has created a lip enhancer express formula with an exclusive blend of hyaluronic acid, capsicum oil, and wild mango butter, which promises to plump up and define the lip line. Give yourself the ultimate pout with this go-to gloss, a must-have for every clutch, tote, and diaper bag. $44. Available at Bergdorf, Goodman, Barneys, and Neiman Marcus.
TourQuam has created a soft powder brush, which emulates the effects of makeup done by a professional. The 3D brush aims to alleviate the caked-on, heavy look that can happen after self-application. Achieve a polished, professional look at home. $40. Available at Bergdorf Goodman and www.qvc.com.
Sephora has created the Illuminating Tweezer that promises ultimate accuracy. The built-in light illuminates the area being tweezed, while the slanted precision edge grabs every hair. The metal case includes a mirror. $22. Available at Sephora and www.sephora.com.
Turn Back Time
Estee Lauder proves there’s no reason for you to look as tired as you may feel. With the new Perfectionist Wrinkle Lifting Serum Corrector for Lines/Wrinkles/Age Spots, your face can look less lined and more youthful. The serum helps boost skin’s natural collagen production and helps strengthen your skin’s inner support. Put time on your side with this hot find. 1.7 oz $80. Available at Bergdorf Goodman, Bloomingdale’s, Neiman Marcus, Saks, and www.esteelauder.com.
The new Le 2 de Brush Mascara from Guerlain has twice the power with one essential tool—lengthen and curl with one brush that allows natural movement. The second brush is designed to reach the corners of the eye, and is tilted to reach the finer lashes. This mascara will give you larger, gazing and incandescent eyes. It comes in black, brown, blue, and violet. $35. Available at Bergdorf Goodman, Bloomingdale’s, Sephora, and Saks.
Prepare for Bare
Bare Escentuals has found the secret to healthy, radiant skin. Made entirely from minerals, the Bare Minerals collection feels like cream and buffs on like silk. The products vow to give skin natural luminosity through the weightless formula and improve your skin condition over time and usage. Suitable for all ages and skin types, this essential line includes foundations, as well as products for your eyes, cheeks and lips. It’s so gentle, you can sleep with it on! $80. Available at Bare Minerals Boutiques, Ulta Stores and Sephora.
Achieve an instant summer glow, even if you can’t hit the beach, with Dior’s new Bronze Luminizer. The Brush illuminates and sculpts your tan with simplicity and elegance. The pen gives a hint of shimmer to highlight features and give a soft sunglow where light naturally hits your face such as eyes, cheeks, and nose. Flaunt a sexy summer glow with a few small brush strokes! $33. Available at Bloomingdale’s, Saks, Sephora, and www.dior.com.
A Real Gem
Dior has created the ultimate carrying case for its new highlighter. Achieve a sassy summer glow with the makeup that is hidden in a chic pendant hung on a satin ribbon around your neck. It opens up revealing a creamy golden highlighter that can be applied to face, eyes, cheeks, lips, and shoulders for an instant glow. $55. Available at Bloomingdale’s, Neiman Marcus, Sephora, and Saks.