Coming Soon: Essence Spring / Summer 2017 Update

As tradition dictates, Essence and Catrice are updating their range of products for the upcoming Spring & Summer season of 2017. When I received the press info about the newest Catrice products, I wasn’t really that excited. Sure, there were a few items I’m definitely going to try, but nothing extraordinary. Essence, however, absolutely blew my mind with the amount and kind of products they’re releasing. They definitely stepped outside of their comfort zone and studied every single trend in the makeup industry closely. Here’s a round-up of what you can expect from Essence the upcoming season!

As of february, the spring/summer season is about to become even more
attractive with lots of must-have products that are joining the essence
range. Cool looks with a wow-effect are guaranteed!

❤ Essence My Must Haves Empty 4-Colour Palette €1,59
Create your own must-have! The 4-colour palette is waiting to be personalized. There are 20 eyeshadows to choose from – with various effects. Simply select your favorite products and use the special click-mechanism to place them in the multifunctional palette. 
❤ Essence My Must Haves Empty 8-Colour Palette €1,99
4-colour and 8-colour palettes are waiting to be personalized. There are 20 eyeshadows, five blushes and three lip powders to choose from – with various effects. Also included: a pink lip base for the lip powder, a highlighter and a bronzer as well as fixing powder. Simply select your favorite products and use the special click- mechanism to place them in the multi-functional palette. 

❤ Essence My Must Haves Eyeshadow
Create your own must-have! The palette is waiting to be personalized. There are 20 eyeshadows with various effects. Simply select your favorite products and use the special click-mechanism to place them in the multifunctional palette. 
Available in 20 shades.

❤ Essence My Must Haves Bronzing Powder
Available in 1 shade.
❤ Essence My Must Haves Highlighter Powder
Available in 1 shade.
❤ Essence My Must Haves Fixing Powder
Available in 1 shade.
❤ Essence My Must Haves Matt Blush
Available in 2 shades.
❤ Essence My Must Haves Satin Blush
Available in 3 shades.
❤ Essence My Must Haves Lip Base
Available in 1 shade.
❤ Essence My Must Haves Lip Powder
Available in 3 shades.
❤ Essence The Cushion Eyeliner €2,99
Cushion: the mega trend from Asia! The integrated
sponge is soaked with a highly pigmented eyeliner
texture and dispenses just the right amount for perfect
eyeliner styles – no matter whether you’re going for
accurate lines or cool cat eyes. 
Available in 1 shade.
❤ Essence Totally Me Eyeshadow Topcoat €
This topcoat adds a golden or silver shimmer
to any eyeshadow for a unique touch. 
Available in 2 shades.
❤ Essence Volume Stylist 18h Curl & Hold Mascara €2,99
The creamy black texture with micro
styling waxes provides the lashes with
long-lasting volume and incredible curl. 
Available in 1 shade.
❤ Volume Stylist 18h Lash Extension Mascara €2,99
The diamond shape of the brush contains
lengthening fibers to create long, full lashes. 
Available in 1 shade.
❤ Essence Lash Princess Sculpted Mascara €2,99
Dramatic volume or defined lashes – the new
mascara with a special tapered brush can do
both and sculpts the lashes individually. 
Available in 1 shade.
❤ Essence Eye & Face Palette €3,99
Colour-coordinated eyeshadows, a blush and a
highlighter turn these two palettes into absolute
it-pieces for the eyes and face.
Available in 2 shades.
❤ Essence Highlighting Eyeshadow Mousse €
The mousse texture with a cooling effect is
sure to make the eyelids shine like the stars. 
Available in 4 shades.
❤ Essence I ♥ Strobing Highlighting Eyeshadow Base 
Applied solo or underneath eyeshadow: the new base creates a gorgeous shimmer to
make any look shine. 
Available in 1 shade.
❤ Essence Strobing Highlighter Stick €

The practical pen is ideal for accentuating
the raised features of the face or creating
a radiant, all-over glow. 
Available in 2 shades.
❤ Essence Light Up Your Eyes Inner Rim Eye Pencil €
The pencil in matt white and rosé can be used to
brighten the eyes along the waterline or as a
highlighter for the inner corners of the eyes or
underneath the arch of the brows. 
Available in 2 shades.
❤ Essence Rainbow Prismatic Glow Highlighter €4,39
The powder in rainbow colours creates an
iridescent, multi-coloured prism-glow on
the cheeks.
Available in 1 shade.
❤ Essence 2 In 1 Highlight & Contouring Stick €2,99
Contouring and highlighting is as easy as
child’s play with the practical duo stick thanks
to its creamy-powdery texture.
Available in 2 shades.
❤ Essence BLUSHplay Sculpting Blush Palette €3,99
Applied individually, the perfectly aligned blush shades are ideal for contouring, but they can also be mixed and matched for a fresh look. 
Available in 2 shades.
❤ Essence BLUSHplay Sculpting Blush Palette €2,39
The dark colour is ideal for the lash line and for
contouring the lid. The light colour is perfect for
highlighting the inner corners of the eye and the
Available in 3 shades.
❤ Essence Instant Matt Makeup €3,99
The smooth texture with a medium to high
coverage and mineral powder pigments mattifies
the complexion for up to 18 hours – and feels
wonderfully light on the skin.
Available in 3 shades.
❤ Essence BLUSHplay Sculpting Blush Palette €2,59
Long-lasting and highly pigmented, the liquid-
creamy texture reliably covers-up dark circles
under the eyes and other skin irregularities.
For a natural, wide-awake look. 
Available in 2 shades.
❤ Essence Luminous Matt Bronzing Powder €2,99
The matt bronzing texture with a silky-shimmering
core creates a subtle, sun-kissed look.
Available in 2 shades.
❤ Essence All About Matt Fixing Compact Powder Waterproof €
A flawless complexion – even on humid
days – is not a problem with this water-
proof, transparent powder.
Available in 1 shade.
❤ Essence Instant Matt Makeup Setting Spray €2,99
The light, transparent spray – enriched with a
natural complex of active ingredients –
mattifies the skin, sets make-up in place and
makes it last longer. 
❤ Essence Colour Correcting Sticks €
The pens with a creamy, gel-like texture offer just
the right solution for every type of skin problem.
Available in 5 shades.
❤ Essence Colour Correcting Liquid Concealer €2,59
The creamy-liquid texture has a light cooling effect
and neutralizes all kinds of skin irregularities. To be
applied underneath concealer.
Available in 3 shades.
❤ Essence Camouflage Brush €
The rounded shape of the brush with a high fiber-
density makes blending creamy and liquid textures or
camouflage creams as easy as child’s play.
❤ Essence Style Your Brows Eyebrow Tool Kit €
This mini-set contains
everything needed for
brows on fleek: tweezers, a
brush and a comb in a mini
format – ideal for any
❤ Essence Style Your Lashes Mascara Brush Set €
Use your favorite mascara texture with a
choice of brushes! Each set contains four
fiber or four elastomer brushes to
achieve various effects: volume, length,
definition or curl. Reusable: simply clean
the brushes with make-up remover,
leave to dry and use over and over again! 
Available in 2 styles.
❤ Essence Micellar Water €
Wonder water. The allround talent removes
waterproof make-up, excess sebum and cleanses
impurities of the skin – for clean, refreshed skin in a
flash. In a practical 50 ml size.
❤ Essence Cooling & Relaxing Eye Pads €
Thanks to these cooling eye pads
with a cucumber design, tired
eyes are a thing of the past!
Simply store in the refrigerator
for a few hours, place on the eyes
and relax. 
❤ Essence Colour Boost High Pigment Nail Paint €1,89
The highly-pigmented nail polishes in trendy pastel
and intensive colours ensure summery nail styles!
The shiny formula has a high coverage and offers a
smooth finish with just one application.
Available in 11 shades.
❤ Essence Out Of Space Stories Nail Polish €1,99
Holographic, iridescent and metallic nail polishes in
bright colours ensure a trendy prism-effect.
Available in 7 shades.
❤ Essence Glow & Care Luminous Nail Polish €1,89
The new nail polish range strengthens and
protects the nails. It also creates a soft glow with
light shimmer effects. Contains kukui oil.
Available in 7 shades.
❤ Essence Granite Rocks Top Coat €
Applied on moist nail polish, the
new top coat creates a marble
finish. Works best with light nail
polish colours. 
Available in 1 shade.
❤ Essence Galaxy Top Coat €
The top coat with multi-coloured
particles reminiscent of cellophane
creates cool space nails.
Available in 1 shade.
❤ Essence French Manicure Perfecting Nail Polish €
A soft shimmer and subtle French
white make the nails look beautifully
groomed and natural.
Available in 1 shade.
❤ Essence Stand Out 3D Touch Manicure Stickers €1,39
Simply place the sticker on the nail and
apply nail polish on top to give the nails a
trendy 3D effect in designs such as knit
patterns and tribal variations. 
❤ Essence Crushes Glass Manicure Stickers €
Apply the self-adhesive, light-reflecting
stickers on polished or unpolished nails
for a crushed-glass manicure.
❤ Essence Totally Me Stick a Message Accessory Stickers €
The stickers can be used to
decorate all your favorite beauty
products with cute messages. 
Available in 2 styles.
❤ Essence SOS Protect & Resist €1,89
The protecting base – enriched
with natural ingredients like white
tea and tangerine oil – improves
the resilience of nails.
Available in 1 shade.
❤ Essence All In One Ridge Filler €1,89
The base coat evens out
ridges and irregularities,
strengthens the nails
with its keratin
ingredients and makes
the application of colour
nail polish easier than
Available in 1 shade.
❤ Essence Anti Nail Bite Nail Polish & Top Coat €1,89
The bitter taste of the nail polish
helps to prevent nail biting to
ensure long and naturally beautiful-
looking nails. For use as nail polish
or as a top coat. 
Available in 1 shade.
❤ Essence Totally Me Creative Tip Painter €
Create unique nail styles with the tip
painter in silver and gold.
Available in 2 shades.
❤ Essence Honey Care Moisturizing & Caring Hand Cream €
Enriched with honey, the hand cream
provides intensive moisture, and regenerates
and protects the hands as well as the nails.
With a light honey fragrance.
❤ Essence Honey Care Regenerating Nail & Cuticle Mask €
The regenerating nail mask is enriched
with pampering honey to soften the
nails and cuticles.
❤ Essence Honey Care Smoothing Nail & Cuticle Scrub €
The peeling with honey gently
removes residues and has a mild
smoothing effect. Ideal to prepare
the nails for a manicure. 
❤ Essence Shine Shine Shine Lipgloss €1,99
The smooth, supple texture creates an extreme shine
with a wet-look effect on the lips. From nude nuances
to intensive colours to prism glow effects.
Available in 13 shades.
❤ Essence Water Kiss Glossy Lip Colour €
The water-based texture feels
pleasantly light on the lips and
creates a wet-look effect with
medium colour-intensity. 
Available in 6 shades.
❤ Essence Ultra Last Lipliner €1,89
The soft lipliner with an intensive
colour-dispersion is waterproof and
lasts up to six hours.
Available in 6 shades.
❤ Essence Fade Your Shade Lipstick €2,89
As a topcoat, the white and black-red lipstick blends and
fades the lipstick colour to create a trendy ombré or
“bitten lip” effect with a matt finish.
Available in 2 shades.
❤ Essence Totally Me Mix & Match Lipgloss €
The tiny lip glosses can be worn solo
or mixed and matched.
Available in 5 shades.
❤ Essence Make Me Matt Lip Top Coat €
The top coat gives any lip look a silky
matt finish without drying out the lips. 
Available in 1 shade.
❤ Essence Sheer & Shine Prisma Glow Lipstick €
The extremely soft formula of the lipstick feels wonderfully
light on the lips and provides a fantastic sparkle. What
makes it so special: the subtle shades are iridescent and
shimmer differently depending on the light. 
Available in 3 shades.
❤ Essence Metal Shock Lipstick €
The creamy lipsticks let the lips shine in
intensive wow-colours with a metallic effect. 
Available in 8 shades.
❤ Essence Matt Matt Matt Vibrant Shock Lipstick €
The new lipsticks ensure silky matt lips in edgy colours. 
Available in 3 shades.
Essence has definitely been monitoring the makeup and beauty trends the past year(s), because I see some really exciting and trendy stuff in here!! The metallic lipsticks, customizable palettes, OCC Lip Tars lookalikes, micellar water, colour correcting, strobing,… This must be the largest and most exciting product line update they’ve done in a while & I can’t wait to get my hands on a lot of these products! This update will be hitting the stores in February!
Do you see anything you absolutely love/hate? Are you going to get anything from this update? Let me know!

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