From new life to new buds on the trees, spring is synonymous with a new start. Embrace the season of new by breathing some life into your beauty routine. Start fresh by trying some of the latest beauty products to hit shelves for Spring/Summer 2013.
LUSH Gorilla Perfumes — Looking for a new signature scent? LUSH’s new perfume line features nine unique scents, inspired by the British countryside, music, emotions, and literary figures. The eclectic fragrances are available in six different size bottles, and with ingredients like cumin, tonka bean, furze, and black pepper, they are the perfect antidote to mass-marketed scents. Available at select LUSH locations across North America and online, $14.95-$179.95.
Maybelline New York Master Duo Liner by EyeStudio — Maximize your eyeliner options with Maybelline’s new bold eyeliner. This liquid liner features an innovative dual-ball tip that lets you go from thick to thin with just a twist of the wrist. Available at drugstores and mass retailers, $11.99.
Chantecaille Save the Sharks Palette — Inspired by colours of the ocean, the latest palette from Chantecaille includes soft beiges, ocean blues, sandy greys, and golden corals. By purchasing the palette, you’ll be adding to your makeup collection and supporting sustainable oceans: five percent of all proceeds will be donated to BLOOM Association, in support of banning unregulated shark fin trade. Available at select Holt Renfrew locations and online, $99.
MAC Mineralize Rich Lipstick — Get more bang for your buck with the latest lipstick to hit MAC’s shelves. This pigment-rich lipstick is larger than MAC’s standard lipstick, and offers major moisture. The lightweight mineral moist complex glides on easy, leaving lips nourished and smooth. Available in MAC stores and online, $26.
Fresh Sugar Petal Tinted Lip Treatment — This spring, Fresh is adding a new hue to their popular Sugar Lip Treatment collection: Sugar Petal. The feminine pink blossom tint was inspired by roses that Fresh co-founder, Alina Roytberg, spotted in a friend’s garden. The hydrating treatment is scientifically proven to keep lips moisturized for six hours, and includes SPF 15, antioxidants, and vitamins. Available online and at Sephora, $22.50.