Posts tagged "lancome"

Fall Head Over Heels For Lancôme Rouge In Love

I love lipstick, possibly to a point of obsession and definitely to a point of monetary drain. The more luxurious (and French), the better — Yves Saint Laurent Rouge Volupté, Chantecaille Lip Chic, Guerlain Rouge Automatique… be still, my beating heart. I maintain that the last testament to my sanity is the fact that I’ve…

By: Rachel Krause / March 28, 2012

Kate Winslet Launches Makeup Line With Lancôme

Is there any reason not to love Kate Winslet? She’s gorgeous, clever, and charming, not to mention one of the most compelling actresses in movies today. Kate also saved Richard Branson’s mother from a fire, making her a veritable saint. Fans of the British actress will also know that she has been the face of…

By: Rachel Krause / November 8, 2011

Great Skin, Even Better Cause

What benefits children with cancer and gives you skin like Christina Hendricks, Julia Roberts, and Veronica Webb? Why, Lancôme Génifique Youth Activating Concentrate! A favorite amongst celebrities, this serum improves skin tone, texture, and luminosity in just seven days with the help of gene technology, according to the beauty giant. Today, Oct. 21, Lancôme celebrate…

By: Annika Harris / October 21, 2011

Julia Roberts Is Too Airbrushed For The U.K.

Breaking News: Julia Roberts and model Christy Turlington — both women in their 40s — are not the dewy, fresh-faced nymphs these ads for Maybelline and Lancome would have you believe. In fact, these airbrushed within-an-inch-of-their-lives ads have gotten both cosmetics companies in trouble with the United Kingdom’s Advertising Standards Authority, which regulates truth i…

By: Julie Gerstein / July 28, 2011

Kate Winset Wants to Do It With Some Lipstick

Okay we get it, sex sells. But this Lancome commercial would have us believe that Kate Winslet really wants to have sexytimes with some lipstick. Watch as she writhes around on the floor in the nude with a set of the glosses and seductively puts a swipe of the stuff on her maw. No…

By: Julie Gerstein / March 10, 2011

Julia Is Pretty In Purple

Turns out when you’re the daughter of French Vogue’s editor-in-chief—like Julia Restoin Roitfeld is—you get to do all kinds of cool stuff like star in your own Lancome ad. We’re actually loving the dramatic purple eyeshadow and matching nails! [The Cut]…

By: Leonora Epstein / November 5, 2010

New Lippies Protect Your Pucker

Since we hear your lips are the secret to youth and all, it would only make sense that you’d do everything in your power to protect them, right? Lancôme just launched a new line of lip gloss with anti-aging ingredients, called the Lancôme L’Absolu Crème De Brilliance, which seems to be just the way to…

By: Bianca Posterli / February 7, 2010

Does Your Foundation Need A Vibrator?

About a year ago, I began my obsessive relationship with Lancôme Ôscillation mascara. A day was not complete unless my lashes were adorned to perfection by the vibrating wand. Yes, it’s expensive, but I promise it is worth every penny. The day my mascara ran out was certainly a mourning moment indeed, causing me to…

By: Bianca Posterli / December 10, 2009

Season’s Savings! Holiday Eye And Cheek Palette From Lancome

When your holiday heels are pounding pavement, trying to make it from one eggnog-splashed bash to another, who has time for a touch-up? The Holiday Eye and Cheek Palette from Lancome is an all-in-one cosmetic station, with winter’s hottest (not to mention most wearable) plummy hues. Use the built-in mirror and shadow brush to swee…

By: Lauren Panariello / November 12, 2009

What Would Happen If Anti-Aging Products Really Worked?

As rational, educated women, we know in our heads that when it comes to the often outlandish promises skincare companies make, applying a so-called wrinkle cure will not actually erase lines from our face. As people bombarded with airbrushed images of perfect, supernaturally youthful skin and famous idols who fight each skin fold with a…

By: Erin Flaherty / July 27, 2009

Crave: Lancôme’s Ôscillation Mascara

Because your lashes are jealous that they never got their own vibrator, this winter Lancôme will introduce Ôscillation, a new mascara that provides a 360-degree coat of product around each and every lash, courtesy of a vibrating brush that pulsates 7,000 times per minute (if only your boyfriend was that skilled….). Sounds kinda scary, we…

By: Chelsea Kaplan / July 24, 2008