Monthly Archives - October 2017

Luxury Central: Fresh Foundation Shades from La Prairie, New Lip Color from Tom Ford + Discoveries from Iconic London, Oribe + Sara Happ

Luxury central. Back in 2012 (!), I started Beauty Professor with luxury beauty at the forefront of my brain; nearly seven years later, and opulent products are still my focus. Today, I am excited to share three new shades in one of my favorite foundation...

Natasha Denona Holiday 2017, the Kevyn Aucoin Neo-Trio and New Lipstick from Pat McGrath

New launches from Natasha Denona.  Ever innovative yet completely wearable, I am a massive fan of the Natasha Denona line. Much to my excitement, this month delivered a couple of fresh ND launches including the *Natasha Denona Eyeshadow Palette 5 Holiday Edition in Joya and...

My Choices from the Victoria Beckham x Estee Lauder 2017 Collection + A New Lightweight Foundation Discovery

My selections from the *Victoria Beckham x Estee Lauder 2017 Collection The *Victoria Beckham x Estee Lauder 2017 Collection (also available at Estee Lauder, Neiman Marcus, Net-A-Porter and Sephora) possesses a wealth of opulent offerings and this post is dedicated to my choices from the LE range; timeless and luxe, the shades...

A FOTD Featuring the New Le Metier de Beaute BCA Kaleidoscope and Sublime Fall Launches from Jouer

*Le Metier de Beaute Limited Edition Breast Cancer Kaleidoscope October has been a month of resplendent new launches...from the worthy-cause altruism of the *Le Metier de Beaute Limited Edition Flash Phenomenon Breast Cancer Kaleidoscope to fresh foundation and lip liner formulas from Jouer, this story is rife...

London Fashion Week A/W 2017 with Burberry: A Photo Diary

The Old Sessions House where the Burberry A/W17 runway show took place.  Late last month, I had the distinct honor and pleasure of attending a Burberry Beauty blogger press trip to London for Fashion Week. I've been a longtime enthusiast of the brand (simply type...

4 Brilliant Gift Ideas for the Different Beauty Lovers in Your Life

Even though it's only mid-October, the holidays will be here before we know it; in order to get a preemptive leg up on the gift giving process, I am excited to share gift ideas apropos for four types of beauty lovers in your life:...

First Look: Charlotte Tilbury Instant Look in a Palette Smokey Eye Beauty

*Charlotte Tilbury Instant Look in a Palette Smokey Eye Beauty  The *Charlotte Tilbury Instant Look in a Palette Smokey Eye Beauty launches on 10/11 at 9 AM PT (for early access) and 10 AM PT for all others! This limited-edition Beautylish exclusive features seven finely milled...

A Casual Day in London: The Products (Including the Latest Foundation from Suqqu!) I Used

Today's post pays homage to a sunlit fall day in Mayfair, London; featuring trousers, trainers and a divinely fresh foundation from Suqqu, it's a casual stroll through some of my favorite skincare and beauty products as of late.  Kindly scroll on for more details, swatches and images of...

Chanel Gabrielle and La Creme Main: Fresh Launches Destined to Become Modern Classics

Fresh launches from Chanel.  As a beauty writer, I am hard-wired to pursue the "next big thing." New launches will forever intrigue me and being able to refresh my routine with something novel is its own kind of joy. That being said, I deeply appreciate...

New In: From Suqqu to Surratt Beauty for Holiday 2017

New Holiday 2017 releases from Suqqu. Two of my favorite brands--Suqqu and Surratt Beauty--have just released new products for Holiday 2017 and I am over the moon to be able to share thoughts and swatches of the products along with some new skincare discoveries and...