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DHC USA Launches Age-Defying Lipsticks, Blushes & Powders

DHC USA is proud to launch new, age-defying and multi-tasking lipsticks, blushes and powders. Why only fight aging with skincare when your makeup can also help in the battle. These innovative cosmetics all help skin look younger with both cutting-edge technology and revitalizing ingredients. Already known for their amazing skin-loving products, DHC presents Premium Lipstick GE, Face Color Palette EX, BB Mineral Powder and Q10 Moisture Care Face Powder, all available now (as of February 1st) via the DHC catalog or www.DHCcare.com.

Premium Lipstick GE

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Lips look more youthful when moisturized, hydrated and have minimal lines, which is why DHC’s latest lip innovation, Premium Lipstick GE, is ideal. A brilliantly pigmented lipstick, Premium Lipstick GE comes in six sophisticated hues and features Pure Color Technology with micronized pigments for a smooth, completely even surface and  fuller appearance. It boasts no clumping, just satiny color with light-diffusing pearls for a 3-D plumping effect. Lips get a kiss of emollient moisture from macadamia, olive and rice bran oils with Collagen and sodium hyaluronate to help lips hang onto hydration. Oat kernel extract minimizes the look of vertical lines while Vitamin A and germanium encourage revitalization. Get younger-looking lips in these six colors: Petal Pink, First Blush, Rich Raspberry, Velvety Red, Rose Gold, and Bold Persimmon. Each color retails for $19.00

Face Color Palette EX

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Want gorgeous, natural color and skin that looks instantly flawless (especially during these skin-drying, cold winter months), reach for DHC’s new age-defying Face Color Palette EX. The lighter of the duo shades, a smoothing powder, camouflages imperfections, including large pores, uneven skin tone, and roughness while the darker shade, cheek color, imparts a natural, healthy-looking glow. The palettes are infused with botanical jojoba oil and olive oil, as well as moisturizing ceramide and sodium hyaluronate to increase the blendability of the powders. Face Color palette FX will have your skin looking flawless and healthy. The four flattering palette shades include Glowing Rose, Radiant Ruby, Pearly Pink and Sunny Bronze with each retailing for $20.00.

BB Mineral Powder

DHC BB Mineral Powder

Beauty Balms continue to be one of the hottest-selling categories in the cosmetic industry. DHC USA takes this trend to the next level with new BB Mineral Powder, a multi-tasking, micro fine pressed powder encased in a chic gold compact. It makes a perfect complement to DHC’s top-selling BB Cream. DHC’s BB Mineral Powder brightens, fights dullness and shine, helps makeup last longer, covers flaws, and fights visible signs of aging by nourishing skin with age-defying ingredients, including skin-revitalizing germanium. Available in Natural, the DHC BB Mineral Powder retails for $40.00.

Q10 Moisture Care Face Powder

DHC Q10 Moisture Care Face Powder

Known as the U.S. leader in coenzyme Q10-enriched makeup, DHC welcomes the new Q10 Moisture Care Face Powder. This smooth, finishing powder comes in a universally flattering tint and is made with luminous micro-fine pearls to softly camouflage flaws, set foundation and keep away dullness and unwanted shine. The DHC Q10 Moisture Care Face Powder hydrates thanks to olive oil, sodium hyaluronate, ceramide, and collagen; helps minimize the look of large pores and uneven skin tone, and makes skin instantly radiant, without caking. Oat kernel extract and antioxidant coenzyme Q10 fight lines and sagging. Available in Healthy, this super-blendable powder retails for $19.00.

We are huge fans of DHC Skincare, especially their superstar product, the Deep Cleansing Oil and their Pore Minimizing Set is a must if you suffer from enlarged pores, and we are truly excited to try out these new cosmetics. We’re totally in love with the Rich Raspberry and Velvety Red Premium Lipstick GE while Radiant Ruby is our go-to cheek color.

What’s New in Beauty from DHC Skincare, Orlane Paris & Specific Beauty

We admit we love getting to know about the latest in beauty products before most do. It gives us a chance to share our excitement about discovering new products we love. Today we share three products (two new and one not-so-new) that we are newly in love with from DHC Skincare, Orlane Paris & Specific Beauty:

DHC Scalp Massage Pack

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Formulated with five botanicals – shea butter, macadamia, avocado, olive and algae extract, the invigorating DHC Scalp Massage Pack weekly purifying mask energizes the scalp and revives dull, listless hair with natural clays. The oils deeply condition for incredible softness and your hair ends up looking healthier, shinier and more voluminous. As someone who tests beauty products almost on a daily basis, I always end up with a lot of product buildup in my hair. This amazing mask also removes styling product buildup and excess oil to promote scalp health and you will see this amazing result in just one use.

Orlane’s B21 Extraordinaire

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An innovative approach to anti aging, Orlane’s B21 Extraordinaire brings the skin’s cells to a younger condition. You will soon begin to see your wrinkles visibly fade, your expression lines diminish, your skin becomes radiant, dark spots fade, your skin is firmed and hydrated with this unique textured product with 21 essential amino acids extracted from Pale Iris stem cells.

Specific Beauty Exfoliating Cleansing Cloths

Specific Beauty Exfoliating Cleansing Cloths

Although this is not really new, this brand is fairly new to be after recently discovering them through the Cocotique beauty box. With dual-sides, one to gently exfoliate the skin, while providing a deep clean to remove impurities and the other smooth for easy and gentle makeup removal, the fragrance, oil and alcohol free, Specific Beauty Exfoliating Cleansing Cloths contain a blend of aloe, green tea, and Vitamin E to soothe and calm the skin. They are a great way to get a deep clean without the use of water and a great way to refresh the skin.

Got Pink? | Breast Cancer Awareness Products

The fight against the number one killer of women is still raging on, but several brands continue to help this fight and raise awareness by creating Limited Edition products to help raise money. Offering some of your favorites products in pink packaging, with a portion of their sale proceeds going to the wonderful organizations that strive to find a cure, these amazing brands deserve our attention. Check out a few of these great brands offering Breast Cancer Awareness products:
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Throughout September and October 2013, DHC will offer this beautiful Powerful in Pink Set, which features three beauty must-haves including: 100% cotton, alcohol-free Body Cleansing Sheets (20 Sheets), emollient Lip Cream and illuminating Rose Beauty Eye Zone Treatment Retouch Q10 in Buff with a percentage of the net proceeds will benefit the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF). The DHC Powerful in Pink Set is available in September and October 2013, while supplies last, for $30.00 via catalog or www.DHCcare.com. With every order, DHC customers will also receive four free selections from a wide variety of samples, including their most popular product worldwide, DHC Deep Cleansing Oil.

 

Teleflora's Pink Grace Bouquet

Teleflora once again continues its wonderful partnership with the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF). This year, they’re offering the stunning Pink Grace Bouquet, a beautiful mixed bouquet featuring pink roses, pink spray roses, hot pink carnations and soft pink alsroemeria accented with assorted greenery and arranged in a perky pink cube. This stunner is available at teleflora.com for $54.95 and as before, 15% of the purchase price will go back to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.

The Wet brush

JDB proudly introduces the limited edition version of their best-selling detangler, The 2013 Breast Cancer Awareness Wet Brush, to the fight against Breast Cancer. This brush not only combats tangles, but every purchase goes towards supporting lifesaving research, providing valuable services to breast cancer sufferers, and creating awareness. TheWetBrush.com retails for $14.00 and became available in August online as well as over 1000 Cosmoprof Stores nationwide with 25% of JDB’s total profits will go towards Breast Cancer research.

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Plagued by frizz and unruly curls? Join Mixed Chicks in Conditioning Your Curls for a Cause! In recognition of Breast Cancer awareness month Mixed Chicks packaged their infamous Leave-in Conditioner with a PINK cap. $1.00 from every purchase of this HERO product, with great moisturizing and protecting capabilities, is being donated to Save the Ta-Tas Foundation for breast cancer research.

How are you helping support the fight against Breast Cancer?

Beauty and Skincare Spotlight – Olive Oil

We all know the benefits of Olive Oil, the rich in healthy fats and antioxidant vitamin E wonder oil also softens, smooths, tones and firms the skin, making it excellent for stimulating and healing. It’s great for sunburns, extra dry and sensitive skin, in other words, your beauty arsenal should definitely contain products that contain Olive Oil like the following products.

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DHC Olive Body Butter
This conditioning Olive and Avocado oil-based butter, along with nourishing Cocoa and Shea Butter is a great way to pamper your skin in luxurious softness. It melts so quickly and easily into your skin without leaving you feeling greasy or overly oily plus it features a light rose and olive oil scent that doesn’t overpower your perfume. The DHC Olive Body Butter officially launches July 2013 and will retail for $19.00!

NIVEA’s A Kiss of Olive Oil & Lemon
Prepare your lips for hours of soft kissable fun with NIVEA’s A Kiss of Olive Oil & Lemon. The fab lip balm combines the moisturizing effects of olive oil with the power of lemons to soothe and nourish dry, rough lips. Grab it for only $2.99

Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spa Professional Olive Moisturizing Body Cream
This intensely moisturizing body cream combines a rich blend of Olive and Sunflower Oils and Shea Butter to nourish and lock in skin moisture day into night, leaving skin soft, supple and glowing. Unfortunately you can only get it at the Red Door Spa locations but think of it as a great reason to get one of their amazing spa treatments. The thick and rich moisturizer retails for $45.00.

Beauty Globetrotting with DHC Skincare

I was lucky enough to be invited to an intimate event with DHC Skincare, the #1 beauty brand in Japan inspired by award-winning olive oil from the Nunez de Prado groves in Baena, Spain. I was also really lucky enough to sample a few of their great products including their Velvet Skin Coat (which I love), their Liquid Eyeliner EX, and their Deep Cleansing Oil and get a preview of their 2013 Skincare lineup – Pore Cleansing Oil, Pore Face Wash, Designing Pencil Eyeliner, Designing Pencil Eyebrow, and Kakonjuka Essence. But let’s begin with the products I’ve tried.
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I absolutely love the Velvet Skin Coat. As someone who has oily skin and large pores, I experience “shine” within 1/2 hours of washing my face (I should own stock in Boscia – that’s how often I used their blotting sheets). I’m crazy about this mattifying makeup primer. Yes, it is a makeup primer and has a non-greasy, powdery gel texture which can also be used over your makeup as well (something I love for shine touch ups, especially on humid days). And the best part, a little goes a long way. This is one product, I would definitely purchase.

Regarding the Deep Cleansing Oil, I just started using it, mainly because as someone with oily skin and large pores, I’ve been told to stay away from any oil based products so I was a bit scared but so far no complaints (I really need more time to determine). My skin does feel softer after my three days of use, I’ve experienced no breakouts, it didn’t clog my pores, I can use it with my Clarisonic (I apply with my fingers and then use the Clarisonic) and while at a makeup event, the artist told me my skin was very soft – I’d say that’s a plus. The Liquid Eyeliner EX is an instant love. It’s precision is amazing and you can make it as subtle or bold as you want even if you’re not a makeup pro. Now on to what to expect from DHC Skincare for 2013

Pore Cleansing Oil and Pore Face Wash (launching January 1, 2013)

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The Pore Cleansing Oil minimizes pores while gently and effectively removing makeup. It contains nine nutrient-packed botanical oils and an Amino acid to help unclog and minimize the appearance of pores. The foaming Pore Face Wash cleanses and exfoliates skin while helping to minimize the appearance of pores, refining skin’s texture with baking soda and fruit juice AHAs for a smoother finish.

Kakonjuka Essence (launching March 1, 2013)

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The Kakonjuka Essence (smaller bottle) is an emollient serum which contains six Japanese and Korean botanicals (Maitake mushroom, Platycara strobilacea, Licorice leaf, Great burnet, Purslane and Reishi mushroom) that helps fights fine lines and wrinkles. It works in synergy with DHC’s Kakonjuka Lotion and Cream to soothe, hydrate and promote collagen and elasticity.

Designing Pencil Eyeliner and Designing Pencil Eyebrow (launching February 1, 2013)

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The Designing Pencil Eyeliner (pictured above in Teal and Noir) contains olive oil and squalane to nourish your skin and provides a smooth, highly pigmented application. The Designing Pencil Eyebrow (not pictured) also contains olive oil and squalane to nourish your skin and will be available in Black, Black Brown, Brown, Soft Brown and Gray.