Health & Beauty
by Aspect County

Estée Lauder launches Pure Color Envy Liquid Lip Potion
Cosmetics brand Estée Lauder has announced the launch of its Pure Color Envy Liquid Lip Potion. This latest in lip innovation from Estée Lauder offers a luxuriously lightweight formula that drenches lips with the rich colour intensity of a lipstick, the slip of a gloss, and the comfort of a lip balm. Infused with nourishing oils, this new product adds depth, dimension, and definition, ensuring lips feel luxuriously soft, smooth, and supple. Pure Color Envy Lip Potion’s moisture-rich formula and satin texture glides onto lips with one uniform stroke of liquid colour for a smooth, sculpted finish. The rich colour impact gives lips a visibly fuller, more voluminous and curvaceous look. Featuring long-wearing properties that maintain colour richness and wear for up to eight hours, lips remain soft throughout the entire day. The unique formula is infused with the scent of red currant, mandarin orange and apple blossom. Estée Lauder’s Advanced True Vision Technology contains Concentrated Liquid structural pigments that create rich colour, definition and volume. A unique Time Release Encapsulated Moisture Complex with hyaluronic acid boosts lips’ ability to attract, capture and seal-in continuous hydration. This complex also comprises a nourishing cocktail of oils: avocado oil, jojoba oil and sunflower oil. This new, slanted and curved tip applicator designed to glide also ensure expert precision to define and volumise the silhouette of lips. Pure Color Envy Liquid Lip Potion is a curated collection of 16 shades including: Nudes to Browns: Naked Ambition, Extreme Nude, Bitter Sweet; Corals to Reds: Fierce Beauty, Cold Fire, Lethal Red, Strange Bloom; Pinks to Berries: Not So Innocent, Pierced Petal, Wicked Sweet, Naughty Naïve, Quiet Riot; and Mauves to Plums: Vague Obsession, Fragile Ego, True Liar, Savage Garden. Additionally, the brand has announced the launch of its new Pure Color Envy Lip Volumizer designed to create fuller and healthier looking lips while leaving a tint of fresh colour. Formulated with Hyla-Fill Complex, a blend of hyaluronic spheres and hydrating agents help moisturise and smooth lips for a sculpted, curvaceous look. Pure Color Envy Lip Volumizer’s features an ultra-comfortable balmy texture that glides on easily with a luxurious cooling sensation. Can be worn alone or under lip colour. Pure Color Envy Liquid Lip Potion (£25) and Pure Color Envy Lip Volumizer (£23) will be available beginning August 2015

CosNatural launches Briogeo Haircare Collection in the UK
CosNatural has announced the launch of its Briogeo Haircare Collection in the UK. Briogeo is a collection of eco-chic, high performance hair care products enriched with powerful natural ingredients. Designed around different hair types and textures, Briogeo includes products to defrizz and define curls (Curl Charisma line), add bounce and volume to fine/flat tresses (Blossom & Bloom line) as well as products to repair and protect dry, over-processed locks. Briogeo Collection comprises Briogeo Be Gentle, Be Kind Avocado+ Quinoa Co-wash (£18.50), Briogeo Curl Charisma Rice Amino+Avocado Leave-in Defining Crème (£17), Briogeo Blossom & Bloom Ginseng+Biotin Volumizing Conditioner (£20.60), Briogeo Don’t Despair, Repair Deep Conditioning Mask (£22.70), Briogeo Rosarco Milk Reparative Leave-in Conditioning Spray (£18.50) and more. All Briogeo products are free from parabens, sulphates, silicones, mineral oils, artificial colours and synthetic fragrances. Briogeo uses sustainable product packaging and its bottles contain at least 25% post-consumer recycled packaging. Available in the UK at CosNatural. 

Amargan Hair Therapy launches men’s collection
Amargan Hair Therapy has announced the launch of the first items in its long-awaited men’s collection. Similar to its women’s hair care range, which has been made in the UK since 2009, argan oil is incorporated in every product. This powerful oil is rich in vitamin E, unsaturated fatty acids and tocepherols to enrich and condition. Products comprise Amargan Beard Oil (£12.95) a daily use beard oil and skin conditioner, rich in vitamin E designed to soften and moisturise the beard; and Amargan Men’s Hair and Body Wash (£7.9511.95) a multi-purpose shampoo and shower gel which revitalises and conditions. The Amargan Hair Therapy collection includes a line of styling products which cater for all male hair types, including: Amargan Hair Therapy Matt Finish (£9.95), which ensures a super hold with texture and high definition to secure your style for the whole day; Amargan Hair Therapy Control Cream (£9.95), a control cream which provides a soft, pliable and silky sheen on finished hair styles; Amargan Hair Therapy Style Shaper (£9.95) which provides a strong hold with a soft sheen. 

Acqua di Parma launches Magnolia Nobile Special Edition
Acqua di Parma has announced the launch of Magnolia Nobile Special Edition. The perfume opens with notes of bergamot, lemon and cedar and then unfolds to reveal a heart with an intense, rich floral bouquet dominated by magnolia, a rare essence that can be extracted only with time and dedication. The heart evolves with refined notes of rose, jasmine, and tuberose over rich base notes of sandalwood, patchouli, vetiver, and vanilla. With decorative motifs inspired by the aesthetics of Art Deco jewellery, the entire surface of the signature bottle features a 24k gold accent etched with a delicate sinuous motif. Magnolia Nobile forms part of the Le Nobili collection of exclusive perfumes created by Acqua di Parma. Magnolia Nobile Special Edition launches exclusively at Fenwick’s on August 6 priced at £110 (100ml).

Color Wow launches Red Root Cover Up
Color Wow has announced the launch of its Red Root Cover Up. Now available in Red, the seventh shade to join the award-winning line up, this mineral-powder formula is the first to seamlessly cover both grey roots and dark regrowth by binding with hair and staying perfectly in place until shampooed out. The red shade has been meticulously tweaked and tested over two years to work for a variety of red tones, from ginger to copper to auburn. 

Elizabeth Arden launches limited edition Beautiful Color Moisturizing Lipstick
Elizabeth Arden has announced the launch of its limited edition Smoky Plum Beautiful Color Moisturizing Lipstick for autumn/winter 2015. Infused with moisture-enriched pigments and Volulip, the new formula helps seal in moisture for a fuller, more sumptuous appearance. Lips immediately feel moisturised, smooth and defined with rich, silky pigment in just one stroke for up to 20 hours after initial application whilst giving either a medium or full coverage. Beautiful Color Moisturizing Lipstick in matte shades is priced at £21, available from August 2015 at counters nationwide and online. 

Christophe Robin launches Hair Finish Lotions
Christophe Robin has announced the launch of his new Hair Finish Lotions. Created using botanical vinegars with components specially selected for their beneficial effects on the hair and skin, the range comprises: Regenerating hair finish lotion with pure hibiscus vinegar for sensitive hair; Purifying hair finish lotion with pure vinegar of Mediterranean herbs for greasy hair; and Brightening hair finish lotion with pure fruit vinegar and camomile extracts to resistance and shine to lighter hair. The formula features a selection of botanical vinegars rich in amino acids, vitamins and antioxidants, obtained through the maceration of flowers, aromatics and fruits. These leave-in lotions are ready to use and can be applied after a shampoo or conditioner, as a final touch from the scalp to the tips. The range is also adapted to both natural and coloured hair. Christophe Robin’s Hair Finish Lotions launches at Harrods in June priced at £36.

Elemis launches Pro-Intense Lift Effect Day Cream
Elemis has announced the launch of its Pro-Intense Lift Effect Day Cream. This new cream is formulated with a powerful, hi-tech synergy of sweet iris, Chinese hibiscus stem cells and arjuna bark extract to stimulate the synthesis of collagen and elastin while plumping and tightening to restore the contours of the face and revive the skin. Starflower oil and lupin moisturise, nourish and balance the skin’s metabolism for a lifted and energised complexion. Skin texture and tone will appear visibly improved. Facial contours will be re-defined. Pro-Intense Lift Effect Day Cream is priced at £80 for 50ml. 

Ruth Mastenbroek launches Oxford Eau de Parfum
British Perfumer Ruth Mastenbroek has announced the launch of Oxford, her third fragrance, a unisex Eau de Parfum. Inspired by her time as a Chemistry undergraduate at Oxford in the 1970’s, Ruth’s latest fragrance contains top notes of bergamot, galbanum and basil; with heart notes of clary sage, rosemary, jasmine; and amber, vanilla, vetivert and oudh at its base. Oxford Eau de Parfum will be available exclusively in Fenwick from July 8 priced at £60 (50ml) and £80 (100ml).