The beauty of the earth and sea has always been inspirational and this season they have been muses for fashion as well as makeup specialists. Earth-tones present a perfect combo for a natural look that just radiates beauty, and with the hot summer closing-in fast, the need of an equally hot makeup has become a necessity. For this Lancome has come-up with a new fab makeup collection for the summer 2011 season, the Lancome Bronze Azure collection, which envelops your entire body in a breezy seductive allure that just takes your breath away. Seductiveness this year is given through the use of glam makeup that still maintains a high dose of naturalness, and the Bronze Azure collection has captured this exact essence perfectly.

Lancome Color Design Palettes ($42) These limited edition eyeshadow quads comes in two fab color designs, for countless summery, fresh looks. The hues can be easily applied individually or combined using the easy to use makeup brush inside the palette. Go for the Molten Shore – a mix of cool shades of beige, teal, metallic plum and brown or the Heat Wave – a stylish mix of honey-gold, peach, copper and brown shades.

Lancome Artliner Waterproof Eyeliner ($29) These precision point liquid eyeliner pens are formulated to deliver fool-proof results, ensuring your makeup remains flawless under the heat. The rich pigments ensure you obtain an intense and dramatic look that lasts all day. The eyeliners come in two colors: Beach Gem – a lovely metallic teal and Scorched – a brown with gold sparkles.

Lancome Bronze Azure Summer 2011 Makeup

Lancome Le Vernis ($19) The new season is all about color and if you want to shine you definitely have to pay attention to your nails as well. Give your nails a vampy vibe using the fab rich nail polish hue featured in the Bronze Azure collection, as it’s pink-berry hue titled Sarong featuring a soft sparkle will most definitely bring a smile to your face. The shape of the application brush has been especially designed to deliver a flawless application regardless of your nail shape.

Lancome Desert Rose Blush ($40) The blush has become a must have of every woman’s beauty essential kit as it can help define your facial features for a sublime look. The Desert Rose Blush in Island Horizon color features a gorgeous mix of bronze, berry red, soft rose and light pink hues which combined will give your cheeks a natural glow.

Lancome Color Fever Gloss($26) Lancome’s Vinyl Shine System helps give the lip glosses a luminous, long lasting shine without any stickiness. The applicator is created to ensure a flawless application from first stroke so give your lips a boost of sensuality using one of these three fabulous hues:

Heatstroke – luscious pink-taupe with silver flecks

Hibis-Kiss – a bright sparkling pink

Paradise Peach – a soft peach with golden shimmer

Lancome Color Design ($22) Give your lips a seductive tint using the fabulous lipstick shades featured in this collection. The naturalness as well as vibrant hues suit most skin tones and create a luxurious look that manages to brighten-up the look instantly. Infused with soothing ingredients, the lipsticks will ensure your lips not only look fabulous but feel softer also. Select the perfect hue for you from the following:

Coral Goddess – a sheen pale peach

Hot Nights – a bright sparkle pink

Femme-Fire – a medium pink

Lancome Hypnose Drama Waterproof ($25) Add a touch of drama and depth to your eyes with the help of the new waterproof mascara signed Lancome. The S-shapes mascara wand will help give your lashes a curved, fabulous look without any clumps. The Excessive Black hue will make your lashes fan-out and look stunning.

Lancome Aroma Blue ($42) Give your body an alluring aroma using the Aroma Blue revitalizing body treatment fragrance which will also protect your skin through the mineral extracts contained. The ginger essence and blossoming peony will lift your spirit and make you feel like floating on air.

Lancome Star Bronzer ($35) Give your skin a natural, sun-kissed glow using this pressed, long lasting bronzing powder which suits any season. The light reflecting pigments illuminate the complexion, while giving the skin that sultry tanned look that is highly popular. The product is suitable for all skin types, it is oil-free, fragrance-free, non-acnegenic, non-comedogenic and allergy-tested for safety. Select one of the following hues to obtain a natural result:

01 Lumière

02 Solaire

03 Riche

Lancome Bronze Azure Summer 2011 Makeup

Lancome Bronze Azure Summer 2011 Makeup

Lancome Le Stylo Waterproof ($25.50) If you’re tired of your smudging eyeliner you’re going to love the new waterproof eyeliner by Lancome, as it manages to maintain its look whether exposed to tears or sweat. The unique twist tip will always be ready to use, never needs sharpening and will glide smoothly on your eyes for a flawless application. The eyeliners come in 6 fabulous hues so use the one that suits your style:

Noir – deep black

Fumee – smokey colonial grey

Minuit – navy blue

Cafe – deep chocolate brown

Bronze – deep brown- bronze

Prune – stylish plum

Experiment with different hues and create a myriad of fab summery makeup looks that will make you stand out and attract all the attention!

Lancome Bronze Azure Summer 2011 Makeup

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