Just when we thought Chanel unveiled its hottest collection, Summertime, the brand comes and flashes its fans with another super sexy makeup collection inspired by Bombay. Chanel's Bombay Express collection brings to the makeup scene the power of glitzy gold tones that aim to illuminate the complexion like no other, so check out the collection and find out if it rises up to your expectations!

This season, Chanel creative director Peter Philips reached into his bottomless bag of ideas and managed to come up with an amazing makeup collection that is bound to make heads turn. Just when we thought that Chanel gave its best with the gorgeous Summertime collection for summer 2012, the brand drops the bomb again, this time by creating another spectacular makeup range that will dare you to resist its style.

Apparently, the new limited edition makeup collection was inspired by the brand's previous Paris-Bombay fashion collection and the result surpassed our expectations. The collection brings to the makeup scene the mesmerizing beauty of glowing gold pigments that illuminate instantly the complexion to create a natural, glowing skin look that exudes glamor and youthfulness. To complete the style of the collection Chanel introduced a new shimmery black eyeshadow powder which you can use to give your eyes a mysterious, seductive allure. Finish the glam 'au naturel' look with a soft shimmer nude lip color and prepare to make heads turn with your fascinating summer makeup look. The collection is set to hit the shelves in June 2012, so browse through the upcoming products and determine which ones will definitely make it to your summer essentials.

Chanel Bombay Express Summer 2012 Makeup Collection Chanel Bombay Express Summer 2012 Makeup Collection

Chanel Poudre Compacte
Give your skin a natural translucent finish with the help of this fabulous, lightweight texture compact powder that features fine light-reflecting pigments which create a 'halo-like' look. The powder can be used over makeup or on bare skin, depending on personal preference and the result will be more than flattering either way. Give your complexion a flawless finish with the new shade Route des Indes de Chanel as it compliments most skin tones and applies super easy with the help of a fluffy powder brush.

Illusion d'Ombre Long Wear Luminous Eyeshadow
Sultry eyes are a definite must have when it comes to Indian makeup thus the collection couldn't have avoided the inclusion of a marvelous intensely shimmering, long lasting eyeshadow that can accentuate the eyes to perfection in an instant. The new shimmer black shade of Illusion d'Ombre Long Wear Luminous Eyeshadow titled Nirvana will make your eyes pop, so use it to subtly line the eyes or make them pop by covering the entire eyelid with this innovative gel texture eyeshadow.

Chanel Bombay Express Summer 2012 Makeup Collection Chanel Bombay Express Summer 2012 Makeup Collection

Joues Contraste Powder Blush
Chanel's gorgeous blush in Brume d'Or will offer the perfect dose of radiance to your cheeks whether you're looking for a natural or a more dramatic look. The silky texture of the blush provides buildable coverage while the warm gold coloration will help illuminate your cheeks to perfection, creating a youthful-vibe look.

Chanel Bombay Express Summer 2012 Makeup Collection

Rouge Coco Shine
Balance your makeup using Chanel's new Empreinte lipstick that provides a nude, natural coloration to your lips and an intense mosturizing shine that compliments all skin tones.

Le Vernis
Give your nails a boost of glamor with Chanel's new Diwali nail polish which features a fabulous luminous gold shade. The innovative formula of the nail lacquer doesn't only provide a rich, glossy, long lasting color on your digits but also strengthens and moisturizes the nails with every application, making it a perfect summer choice.

Chanel Bombay Express Summer 2012 Makeup Collection

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