Aromatherapy Associates - De-Stress Massage & Body Oil (Out 1st April)
Aromatherapy Associates, who make the best bath oils going in my opinion, have expanded their De-Stress Muscle range with the launch of a massage and body oil. De-Stress Massage & Body Oil is intended as a soothing treatment with anti-inflammatory benefits to help ease muscular aches and pains. It combines a blend of arnica, lavender and rosemary to improve circulation and ginger to help warm overworked and tired muscles. Priced at £41 for 100ml, it will be on counter from 1st April at Aromatherapy Associates, Liberty, Heals, Selfridges and Fortnum & Mason. More on Aromatherapy Associates here.
April 1st also sees the launch of this 16 piece Artistry Brush Collection from NARS. Drawing on NARS’ makeup artistry heritage, this collection features a design conceived by founder and creative director François Nars and Fabien Baron, of New York design firm Baron & Baron. Each brush is said to be designed with finest quality hairs and delicately weighted to provide the necessary balance for a professional and precise makeup application. The brushes and packaging feature the iconic matte black finish with sharp debossed logo and signature pop of red. Prices start at £21 each for the Precision Blending Brush, Brow Defining Brush and Precision Lip Brush. The collection will be available exclusively at Selfridges from 1st April, then nationwide from 15th April. More on NARS here.
La Prairie – Cellular Radiance Night Cream (Out 1st June)
Ultra luxury Swiss skincare brand La Prairie have completed their Cellular Radiance collection with the launch of Cellular Radiance Night Cream. The cream is designed to renew and restore skin’s youthful glow and plumpness whilst you sleep, which is when skin goes into repair mode. The formula includes anti-ageing peptides, as well as extracts of wild yam and rye seed to boost moisture levels and improve skin elasticity. Meanwhile, a moisture binding complex which is said to be similar to that found naturally in skin includes the ingredients Saccharide Isomerate, Sunflower Seed Oil Unsaponifiables, Shea Butter, Raspberry Butter and Hyaluronic Acid. On counter from 1st June priced at (brace yourself) £430 for 50ml. Stockists will include Harrods, Selfridges, House of Fraser and Fenwick. More on La Prairie here.
This Works – Perfect Cleavage Firming Lotion (Out 7th April)
This is a reformulation of This Works’ Perfect Cleavage Firming Lotion, now containing extra ingredients to treat very sensitive skin. Still enriched with a cocktail of anti-ageing extracts such as larch to tighten, algae to soothe and rose to revitalise and renew, Perfect Cleavage Firming Lotion now includes the addition of comfrey root to help boost cell renewal and calming hydration, as well as slow release vitamin c to brighten and tackle pigmentation issues. This Works have also introduced a lighter fragrance to the formula following panel testing. Priced at £38 for 60ml, it will on counter from 7th April at This Works here and its usual stockists.