Rimmel Rita Ora Fall 2014 Composite BeautygeeksI don’t know who Rita Ora is. Or didn’t. But now I do ’cause she has her name on a capsule collection for Rimmel Fall 2014. I got the Rimmel Rita Ora 60 Second polish. Wanna see? [geek on]


Bourjois Rouge Edition Velvet lipstick_Peach Club_Pink Pong_Grand CruApparently it’s National Lipstick Day — in which nation I don’t know, but who cares? It’s an excuse to get into another noteworthy matte liquid lipstick, lovelies! Newish, at least in North America, these are three of an eight-shade Bourjois Rouge Edition Velvet matte liquid lipstick collection. Wanna see? It’ll just take a sec. [geek on]


Deborah Lippmann fall 2014 composite BeautygeeksInspired by the 1940s, the Deborah Lippmann New York Marquee Collection for Fall 2014 is all kinds of satiny chrome. And the shade names are some of Deborah’s favourite song titles. Shall we have a look? Hmm? [geek on]


CHANEL Fall 2014 makeup collection Etats Poetiques Ombre EssentiellesEye shadow fans should be all over the Chanel Fall 2014 makeup collection, Etats Poetiques, which hits Canadian counters mid-August. Along with a neutral shadow quad, new releases include six shades of Ombre Essentielle eye shadow singles, and a helpful how-to with Lisa Eldridge. We’ve shown you the Chanel Fall 2014 nails, swatched here by manigeek Karen. Here’s the makeup. [geek on]


Joe Fresh Skincare_joe fresh beauty image_makeup simone otisJoe Fresh has added face care to their lineup of affordable beauty offerings. Joe Fresh Skincare, a collection of nine items from cleanser to CC cream will launch this September in 311 Canadian stores. Actually, the skincare will be showcased at Joe Fresh Beauty Bars — did you know such a thing existed? I wanna see! I also wanna make “Fresh-faced” puns. (I won’t.) [geek on]


Essie Fall 2014 Dress to Kilt Composite BeautygeeksEssie’s fall 2014 release Dress to Kilt is just around the corner and I’m really just not ready for fall colours yet. (Are you?) My nail-painting pastime is tough! I have to be a season or two ahead of you in terms of colour – in June, I was already knee-deep in the darker shades of Fall. Don’t get me wrong, I love the absolute simplicity of fall shades. But to me, they signal the end of summer. Luckily for the transition this year, Essie is wickedly shiny. Like, wickedly. [geek on]


Bite Agave Lip Mask in Champagne_rose gold pearl natural balmWhen I gushed about the Fresh Sugar Lip Serum Advanced Therapy that launched recently at Sephora, my friend Lesa wondered why anyone might need it if they had the Bite Agave Lip Mask. Three things: 1) Lesa Hannah is the Beauty Director of Fashion Magazine and she knows things; 2) I get asked a lot about what to try for chronically dry, cracked lips (hint: not waxy stick balms ever); and 3) I hadn’t tried Bite Agave Lip Mask. One of those three things has changed. [geek on]


Katy Perry prismatic nails how-to video_Katy Perry exact nails_Prismatic World TourIf you want to copy the glittering Katy Perry prismatic nails from the Toronto stop of her Prismatic World Tour, just ask nail expert Leeanne Colley, owner of Tips Nail Bar. She knows precisely what Katy wore on her nails last Friday and Saturday night because she was in Katy Perry’s dressing room giving her the disco-ball gel manicure herself. Actually, you don’t have to ask. In the video below, not only does Leeanne tell Beautygeeks what she used, she walks us through the steps and demos a nail-polish option for non-gel users too. Isn’t she nice?  [geek on]


Lancome Grandiose mascara and wand diagram

Every time I pull out my Lancome Grandiose mascara I chuckle — the brand trademarked swan-neck! But I also feel a sense of satisfaction at having another mascara I really like. That swan-neck™ — *grin* — wand, and small brush, as well as the formula itself, have made my mascara moments better. It’s even inspired a Lancome Grandiose mascara review video! [geek on]


Formula X Composite BeautygeeksKnow what? I like Formula X polish from Sephora. Know why? Because it’s good. And also because Formula X keeps pumping out new stuff. What’s new you ask? Well it’s this Formula X Brushed Metallics line for Fall 2014. You’re gonna come see, right? [geek on]