Thursday, December 4, 2014

Pantone Announces Color of the Year: Marsala

Pantone just announced that Marsala is the official 2015 color of the year. Pantone has described the color as, “a naturally robust and earthy wine red.” Below are a variety of beauty offerings that incorporate 2015’s hottest color.

By Terry Terrybly Velvet Rouge Liquid Velvet Lipstick in Bohemian Plum

Pucker up for liquid velvet! This pigment-saturated hybrid lipstick with all the versatility of a lacquer coats the lips in a flawless film of bold Marsala color. The exclusive formula glides on to deliver an indiscernible dose of delicious definition in this year’s Pantone color. The rejuvenating plant extracts take action to smooth, plump and lift the lips while the pigments add shine, unleashing a precious pop of juicy coverage that locks in and won’t dry out the pout.

Price: $46.50, Available at

Clinique Wear Everywhere Neutrals

Clinique introduces their 8-color Wear Everywhere Neutral Palettes. Go matte, go shimmery, and get creative- here are no wrong answers. Each Wear Everywhere Neutrals eye shadow palette is crease-and fade-resistant and ophthalmologist tested- embracing the Marsala pantone shade has never been easier!

Price: $36, Available at Clinique counters nationwide and

Clinique High Impact Lip Colour SPF 15 in Plum Nude

It may be cold outside, but to stay toasty warm this winter, we’re actually planning to get naked—at least as far as our lips are concerned. Embark on a new look this New Year and achieve the natural “no-makeup” look with this plum nude shade from the Clinique Happy Nude Year Collection.

Price: $15, Available at Clinique counters nationwide and

FLOWER Kiss Me Twice Lip & Cheek Chubby in Raisin the Roof

From FLOWER – the full cosmetics range co-founded by Drew Barrymore and available exclusively at Walmart – Give cheeks a rosy glow in a pinch and lips kissable color in a pout with this versatile full-coverage color. Breakthrough ingredients like Spherical Silicone powder & Ceramidone reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles and plump the skin, while Soft Focus Technology blurs imperfections and provides optimal skin smoothing. Easy and convenient, this self-sharpening Chubby is perfect to “throw-and-go” into your purse. No Talc, D5, or Parabens

Price: $9.98, Available at Walmart and 

Kenneth Cole Mankind Gift Set

Set inside a Marsala colored pouch, Kenneth Cole introduces the Mankind gift set, just in time for the Pantone announcement. The bold fragrance celebrates the evolution of the modern man; confident, connected and ready to take on today’s challenges. Mankind is an aromatic fragrance delivering a fresh, modern and masculine scent. It opens with a fresh blend of cardamom, tarragon leaves, zesty ginger and a splash of pineapple. It continues into a masculine blend of cedarwood, vetiver root and cinnamon then transforms into a rich, enticing drydown of sandalwood, oak moss, tonka and sexy skin musk. Kit includes Eau de Toilette, Deodorant, After Shave Balm, and the Hair & Body Wash.

Price: $76, Available at Macy's and

L’Oréal Paris Colour Riche Extraordinaire Liquid Lipcolour in Scarlet Concerto

This innovative lip product infused with precious oils helps deliver perfection in three dimensions. Available in a Marsala shade, the unique formula creates the perfect lip, offering the best benefits of your favorite lip products – a smooth surface, rich color and magnified shine.

Price: $9.99, Available at and at mass, food and drug retailers nationwide

Laura Geller Love Me Dew Moisturizing Lip Crayon in Plum Freeze

Infused with Vitamin E to keep lips soft while delivering antioxidant protection, Love Me Dew is an ultra-hydrating, conditioning formula with a luxurious balm-like texture and just the right pop of color. Shiny, moisturizing hues wear comfortably – never dry or sticky. This convenient chubby stick never needs sharpening and is perfect for touch-ups on the go.

Price: $16, Available at Ulta and

Nails inc NAILKALE Polish in Holland Walk

Nails inc is the first polish brand to introduce kale, the super-hero of clean eating, into a collection of everyday polishes. The ultimate Marsala shade for your nails is supercharged with kale extract and is packed with high levels of vitamins A, C and K to stimulate advanced keratin production, hydrate and nourish nails. The polish also features Nails inc’s patented Regenerating Complex (a two-fold Aldehyde, Zinc and Calcium blend), making it the ultimate treatment for stronger, healthier looking nails.

Price: $14, Available exclusively at

Ralph Lauren Fragrances Lauren

Discover the luxury of Lauren - a timeless, graceful, classic scent and the first perfume for women by Ralph Lauren that launched in 1978. This feminine and gracious floral bouquet of scents includes green top notes and powdery base of wood and spices. Top Notes: Green florals, violet, carnation, rose and rare wood spices.

Price: $52 (75ml) or $68 (125ml), Available on and at select retailers

Urban Decay Vice 3 (Sonic)

It’s time to reclaim your spot on the naughty list. Vice is back, in its third limited edition, and trust us – it’s worthy of the name. This luxe, sophisticated palette is so indulgent you’ll feel like you’re getting away with murder. Featuring 20 gorgeous brand-new, exclusive, never-before-seen shades in a mix of brights and neutrals, each shade contains the Pigment Infusion System, the proprietary ingredient blend that makes every UD shade so velvety, rich, blendable and long-lasting. Always one of the hippest players on the scene and one step ahead, this palette includes Sonic – a gorgeous metallic red-copper that’s an ideal match to Pantone’s 2015 Color of the Year, Marsala. Sonic is exclusive to Vice 3 and only around for a limited time – snag yours before it’s gone.

Price: $60, Available at Sephora, Ulta,,,, and


Urban Decay Revolution Lipstick in Manic

Let them eat cake…and keep their lipstick intact in the process. Meet Revolution Lipstick – a luxe, badass take on the notion of a “classic lipstick.” The brand’s proprietary Pigment Infusion System gives this formula creamy texture, insane color payout and non-drying extended wear. It applies smoothly – no dragging or skipping here – and with 22 shades ranging from naughty nudes to bold brights, there’s something for everyone. The gunmetal case looks gorgeous on your vanity and prevents breakage, while also supporting the soft, creamy formula.

Price: $22, Available at Sephora, ULTA, select Macy’s stores,,,,, and

Urban Decay 24/7 Glide-On Lip Pencil in Manic

The bold lip trend isn’t going away anytime soon, and primed with our 24/7 Glide-On Lip Pencil, neither is your lipstick. This long-lasting, waterproof formula primes and defines, glides on smoothly (thanks to Vitamin E and jojoba oil) and keeps your lip color from feathering. With 14 new shades and 2 classics to coordinate with the brand’s new Revolution Lipstick, you can consider yourself armed AND dangerous.

Price: $20, Available at Sephora, ULTA, select Macy’s stores,,,,, and


  1. I need help finding a lip liner from walmart to match my manic lipstick by urban decay

  2. Jessica- I truly suggest getting a color that you can line your full lips with to seal in your lipstick. Are you looking for a similar match? Walmart has so many brands- any you prefer? Nicole