ALPS Beauty launches a wide range of Bharti Taneja’s Makeup Essentials!

In todays life when we are loaded with options in terms of cosmetics, very few times we end up being fully satisfied with the quality. more often then not, we just juggle between trying new products each time, but finding products that satisfy our need of apt shades, or their lasting long, or their overall quality if a tiff.

But no more, say goodbye to your cosmetic woos as ALPS beauty launches a wide range of Bharti Taneja’s Make Up Essentials.Bharti Taneja’s makeup brand offers the wide range of products to treat yourself to affordable and skinfriendly makeup products.

According to a report, India’s retail beauty and cosmetics industry is likely to almost treble to $2.68 billion by 2020 so, it won’t be wrong to say that every new invention in the industry is setting a trend.

“There is an increasing awareness about protection of the environment. Therefore, the popularity of eco-friendly products will increase in the days to come. Apart from the ‘back to nature’ trend, there is also a ‘total well-being’ trend sweeping the world. People are more aware about herbal healing and the harmful effects of chemicals. They will opt for eco-friendly products,” says Gunjan Taneja Gaur, Permanent Makeup Expert and Executive Director- Alps Beauty.

Some of the key products are

*Contour Ultima Palette*
Comes with 4 shades, Contour Ultima Palette has Bronze, Brown, Silver and Gold colour in the pack. It is perfect to create best facial shape, contouring or highlighting your features. Along with this, it can be used for light and simple eye makeup as Bronze shade can be applied for bronzing, Brown for eye contouring and Silver & Gold for highlighting. Bring this two in one Contour Ultima Palette and gift yourself a glamorous make over. I personally loved this palatte.

*Water proof long lasting base*
Now even water can’t wash away your makeup. Welcome the all new Water Proof Long Lasting Base that keeps your skin healthy, glowing, and naturally beautiful. This silicone based pre base has filwax which not only diminishes wrinkles and open pores but also lift up your skin to make it look young. It also gives a very smoothing effect on your skin by filling the imperfections. Enriched with Vitamin E, it lets you carry makeup throughout the day without any woes.

*Picture Perfect Face Primer*
No more imperfections! This Picture Perfect Face Primer creates a smooth base for make-up, correct areas of redness, uneven tones & at the same time moisturize your skin; leaving it perfect for a click. Enhanced with Vitamin E extracts, skin is tightened, toned & nourished; surpassing all your expectation. We bet it’ll be your number choice the moment you’ll apply it on your skin. Be cautious, you might get obsessed with its goodness!

*Two way cake*
Crafted to give a flawless, matte, and breathless look, this two way cake is great for final touchups. It offers the advantages of having both foundation and powder in a single product! The heart of this product is its Vitamin E formula which nourishes your skin and gives a perfect and smooth texture. It is superb for a dream matte finish that your heart is yelling for. Besides, its carefully constructed packaging makes it easy to use & super easy to carry.

*Sweet Seduction Lipstick*
Name says it all! This Sweet seduction lipstick gives your lip a super hot look. And if you’re looking for a lipstick which stays all day long and gives Matte look. Then, this is it! Bharti Taneja’s Makeup Essential Sweet Seduction Lipstick is your dream product. It comes with full pigment along with Vitamin E agents which keep it stay on your lips for about 18 hours without making your lips look or feel dry. Thanks to Vitamin E, it also delivers the nourishing properties of a balm. Go, grab one, you seriously need it. I have been hooked to it and using it regularly since a week and I am so impressed with its shades, its texture and most of all the fact that it truly stays on. Whether you eat or drink, the lipstick doesn’t smudge and I love it

*Eye Shadows*

I am totally bowled over by the shades of the eye shadows available, the colours are so interesting and the ease of applying them becomes as added value to buy all of these. Another unique feature is the way these shadows and base can be bottled on top of each other and make yourself a small and neat carry away make up kit.

Melanoclear Facial Experience at VLCC

Melanin typically is the agent that is responsible for our skin colour. Though I am blessed with a fair skin, but pigmentation and blemishes are also often a result of melanin under our skin.

After spending lot of time in sun, due to marketing business needs, I was feeling a lot of pigmentation and tan on my skin and then one day my  friend recommended me the Skin Whitening Facial by VLCC called Melanoclear. You must be wondering if its relevant for fair skinned people or not. Yes it surely is, like I mentioned above fair skin in fact is more prone to tanning and pigmentation and also these effects are more visible on our skin tone than a darker skin. And hence I opted for this facial.

VLCC has a team of experts, who look into your skin and only then suggest whats best for you. Melanoclear is also a special treatment based facial and comes as a kit. One can either get this facial done at a salon or even do it at home. As it comes with a step by step guide as well. And in case you have any confusions, you can watch this video here, where in VLCC expert performed this facial on me, and answered all the queries people had in regards to this facial.

My skin felt really refreshed and whitened after the facial. These amazing products are brought to VLCC by Specifx and you can either buy them from VLCC Personal Care site or Specifix site. Another thing that amazed me a lot was the pricing of the kit, its available for just Rs 1250 and can be used for about 6 facials. Isn’t that amazing.

 

I loved the experience at VLCC, the way experts guide you and look after you, its just amazing. I am heading to VLCC soon for some more experiences, what about you?

Seven Beauty Products To Add To Your Beauty Bucket List

Some people will have swimming with dolphins or bungee jumping on their bucket list of things to do. But for any beauty lover, their bucket list will look rather different and probably safer (as well as being quite a bit less adrenaline filled). A good bucket list nonetheless. Any beauty queen that you know will be on the lookout for new products all the time so that they can take their beauty expertise to the next level. So if you’re a wannabe beauty guru, then there are some items that you need to try before the year is out. Here are just a few of them. I’d love to know what else you would like to add to the list!

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Lip Plumpers

 

There are many brands out there that are selling lip plumper balms or lipsticks at the moment, so it was hard to just choose one. However, whatever brand you choose, they are one of the products of the moment. It seems like many of us are taking a step away from anything cosmetic surgery related and want to get the same look in a more natural way. Which is one of the ways to explain why they are taking the beauty world by storm. Being able to get fuller looking lips by just changing your lipstick? Where do I sign up? If you want to read more about lip plumping products, then it could be worth looking at the Idol Lips website. Is this something that you think you’d like to try? If you already have, then let me know in the comments.

Kat Von D Alchemist Holographic Palette

If you are looking for a stunning palette for your makeup collection, then look no further than the beautiful Kat Von D palette. To start with, the palette itself is really stunning. It is triangular shaped so looks pretty. Then you flip it open, and the four shades in there are, as the name describes, shiny and iridescent. They are almost three dimensional if that even makes any sense? You can use the palette for more than just your eyes, though. It could work as a highlighter on your cheekbones, as well as over lip balm and lipsticks. You could even dab one of the shades along your collarbone to really emphasise it. The possibilities are pretty endless.

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Kérastase Aura Botanica Bain Micellaire & Soin Fundamental

If you like your beauty products to be on more of the natural side of things, then Kérastase have come up with a winning formula for you. These products are both over 95% natural and free from any nasties like parabens and preservatives. You’d think that the price would indicate that, but they are pretty competitive, as far as branded luxury shampoos go. Many people think that natural products mean that they aren’t going to be very good. But this has some really good reviews, as far as lathering up and keeping your hair looking smooth and hydrated. So good for your hair, your health and the environment? Winning.

Becca First Light Priming Filter

Becca has had some great products to date, especially in the dewy and glowing skin department. But their new primer is just amazing. It might look a little shocking, as it is purple in the jar. However, don’t panic, it goes sheer onto your skin. It really evens out skin and brightens your skin. The dewy and glowing look can finally be achieved. I could go as far as to say that you can get away with only wearing this, rather than more makeup. But if you choose to wear makeup on top of it, then as it is a primer, it will help the rest of the makeup to stay in place and prolong the fresh look of it.

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By Terry Baume De Rose 

Though this skin cream is on the pricey side of things, at around $90 a pot, it could be worth it for any beauty lover looking to get some seriously good looking skin. It has a rose scent that isn’t overpowering, that leaves your skin feeling fresh and smelling good. It also comes in a pretty pink color, so it would work well as a pretty gift for someone else. But even if you just want to use it for yourself, it will help you to have a healthy complexion that shines and looks hydrated. It leaves your skin feeling fresh and amazing. Why not give it a try?

Charlotte Tilbury Instant Magic Facial Dry Sheet Mask 

It seems like Charlotte Tilbury can do no wrong. She has done it again with this magical facial dry sheet mask. The sheet, as the name says, is dry. You massage your face after putting it on and then the ingredients are released. The great thing about them is that it can be reused around three times. So it makes it much more value for money than other face masks that you might find. So if you want hydration, brightness, and smoothness on your skin, then this is the thing for you. At around $20, it is a bargain!

Cutex BB Nail Concealer

Not all beauty products are going to be about your face or hair. Our nails need some love, right? But from time to time, they can be quite dry and damaged, can’t they? You want to leave them bare, but it can be so tempting to just cover them up and keep on painting them. So a BB cream is a great solution to that kind of dry nail problem. BB creams are not just for your face; you can get ones for your nails. The nude tint of the cream will make your nails look healthy, as well as hydrating them at the same time. And for just under $7, it is a great addition to your beauty arsenal. You can put off your next manicure appointment for a couple of weeks longer.

Have you ever tried any of these products? It would be great to hear what you think.

 

Wet Brush- A new revolution for hair care system

How many of us fear shampooing our hair just because of the tangles that it invites.. isnt it true, every time you shampoo your hair, you dread passing a comb or brush through them because of the tangles. Tangles are painful and the worst part is the hair breakage that it generally results in. But worry no more, Wet Brush a revolutionary product from USA is now here to shoo away your hair problems.

Recently Looks Salon, at GK 2, organised a session for hair care where in they showcased Olaplex. Hollywood’s most sought after hair product and treatment that repairs damaged hair and takes it back to its virgin state. Olaplex with its range of 5 revolutionary treatments have reached various top line salons across the country.

After a hair care treatment of Olaplex, followed by a shampoo, came the time to experience the use of Wet Brush. I normally fear someone else removing my tangles as I feel that I know my hair the best, and untangling them with minimal pain is something I can do with much more care. But hold on, with the Wet Brush, even if someone else is detangling your hair, you won’t event come to know. This is exactly what happened with me, as I settled on my chair after the shampoo, I was dreading the detangle, but within seconds, my hair was tangle free and I didn’t even come to know of it. The Wet Brush just glided smoothly through my hair and I was astonished with the result.

Wet Brush – Wet Brush is the #1 selling professional brush in the USA.
The Wet Brush glides effortlessly through wet or dry hair for healthy detangling and eliminates all tugging, tearing, pulling or ripping. Perfect for all hair types, it will give you gorgeous, healthy, tangle-free locks in minutes.

This is one product that you must have and all I can say is that even the other Olaplex treatments and products are totally worth it. Do try at a salon near you. Its available across all Looks Salons in the country along with some other reputed salon chains. Strongly recommended.

Happy Hair = Happy Me

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