#LikelyScoops: New In From Olay, Clarins, Nudestix and Gucci Beauty

This week’s scoop gives you something for everything – from combating dark spots and skin dehydration to achieving the perfect colour tint on your lips, cheeks and eyes as well as lightweight foundation options.


Gucci Beauty Face and Eye Makeup


The creative journey of Alessandro Michele continues with the introduction of new Gucci Beauty face and eye makeup. The launch is designed to enhance character while enriching and complement the House’s beauty collections. The three products in this collection are set to be cornerstones of the everyday makeup routine. The collection includes a smoothing mattifying pressed face powder, a defining brow pencil and a gloss-effect multi-use face gel. The products are described as:


  • Poudre De Beauté Mat Naturel – A buildable face powder that creates a unified complexion to look naturally perfected. It is a lightweight powder which leaves a visibly smooth texture. It is accompanied by a delicate floral fragrance and is vailable in 12 shades.  [RM255]


  • Crayon Définition Sourcils – This brow tool holds its buildable formula in a pencil, delivering a natural finish and touch. It has a dual-sided spoolie on one end to allow the colour to be combed through the brows for an effortless blend. It is available in 6 shades (Taupe – gray blonde / Blond – golden blonde / Châtain – light blond / Brun – dark brown / Auburn – auburn / Noir – ebony). [RM105]


  • Éclat De Beauté Effet Lumière – This multi-use gloss will add a new dimension to your makeup routine with the ultimate glowing finish. With its veil of transparent illumination, it creates a luminous light effect. This covetable gloss for eyes, lips and cheeks as it adds a subtle radiance to any face. [RM115]


All products will be available at the Gucci Beauty KLCC store from 6 June 2020.



Olay  “Retinol24”

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We're so excited about the new Olay Retinol24 collection! Formulated with Bioavailable Retinoid, it helps you wake up to plumper, younger-looking skin, no matter how much of a rough night you've had. We can't wait for you to try it 💜 #MorningAfterNotADisaster #OlayRetinol24 #OlayMY

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Olay developed this range with the time-pressed millennial in mind as the range keeps skin hydrated for 24 hours. It is said to produce visible skin transformations in 28 days. Olay Regenerist Retinol 24 Facial Moisturizer penetrates deep into skin’s surface layers. Our proprietary formula, with Vitamin B3 + Retinoid complex, delivers visible improvements in fine lines & wrinkles, smoothness, brightness, firming, dark spots, and pores. Plus it hydrates for 24 hours! Formulated with Bioavailable Retinoid, it helps you wake up to plumper, younger-looking skin, no matter how much of a rough night you’ve had.  The best part? It does not need to be layered in a regimen, ideal those prone to staying up late while having absolute assurance in looking radiant. The collection includes a Night Face Moisturiser, Night Eye Cream and Night Serum [all priced at MYR109.90 per item].



Join in on Olay Retinol24’s virtual event in a 45-minute session for viewers to experience an exclusive behind-the-scenes peek at science secrets and tips on how to amp up their night-time skincare regime. Taking place on the 27tn of May at 8 PM via Instagram Live, the conversation will be lead by Olay Principal Scientist David Khoo and emcee, model and Miss World Malaysia 2019 Alexis Sue-Ann. It will also feature guest speakers Josephine Yap and Nadiyah Shabah before ending with a live Q&A for your burning skincare questions.



Nudestix “Magnetic Lip Plush Paints”


Talk about tan all in one – Nudestix’s new release is a multitasking lip, cheek and eye colour collection. The Magnetic Lip Plush Paints are vegan, formulated with eight natural extracts (such as rose centifolia flower water, camellia japonica flower, and lavender) and gluten, cruelty, fragrance, parabens, palm oil, sulfates, and phthalates free. Its long-wearing formula promises to blur and mattify with a feather-light, velvety texture. The impressive collection comes in 7 monochromatic paint shades:

  • Bahama Mama
  • Tahiti Hottie
  • Fresh Fiji
  • Saint Tropez
  • Sweet Sangria
  • Hot Paprika
  • Waikiki Rose


“Dot and blot” today as the collection is available at Sephora stores across the nation for RM120 each.



Clarins “Bright Plus”


Clarins has just unveiled its new Bright Plus Serum and Brightening Cushion Foundation with SPF50/PA+++. The advanced dark spot-targeting serum and brightening cushion foundation with Double Oxygenation Complex formulation developed by Clarins, has a proven ability to help skin cells consume oxygen, keeping it spotless and fair. This Double Oxygenation Complex is achieved through the combination of Rose-Myrtle extract and Acerola seed, with the Acerola making it a highly effective natural brightener due to its incredibly high vitamin C content.


The Brightening Cushion Foundation SPF50/PA +++ complements the Bright Plus Serum in giving the skin a natural healthy glow, all day. Available only for the Asian market, the Cushion comes in four shades that are made to give fresh and natural-looking coverage that corrects the skin tone. With unique pearly pigments for an instantly radiant complexion, the foundation is lightweight and leaves skin plump, moisturized and baby-soft.


The Bright Plus Serum and Brightening Cushion Foundation SPF 50/PA +++ is available at all Clarins counters, nationwide and retails at RM360.00 and RM158.00 respectively. The cushion foundation refill is also available and priced at RM125.00 per refill.




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