Beauty: Harvey Nichols, Trinity Leeds and a week of celebrations

It's all about the fresh-faced nude glow this spring, and Bobbi Brown's new Nude Finish Illuminating Powder (�39 - in six palettes) and Nude Finish Tinted Moisturiser (�29.50 - in seven shades) achieve the look with first a sheer wash of radiant, tinted, moisturising colour, the finished with a powder that instantly lifts with soft pearl effects and a skin-complementing sheer veil of tones. Out next month, on the Bobbi counters and on www.bobbibrown.co.uk.
It's all about the fresh-faced nude glow this spring, and Bobbi Brown's new Nude Finish Illuminating Powder (�39 - in six palettes) and Nude Finish Tinted Moisturiser (�29.50 - in seven shades) achieve the look with first a sheer wash of radiant, tinted, moisturising colour, the finished with a powder that instantly lifts with soft pearl effects and a skin-complementing sheer veil of tones. Out next month, on the Bobbi counters and on www.bobbibrown.co.uk.
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Calling all make-up and beauty lovers. Stephanie Smith has all the news on the latest launches and events, plus how-tos and tips.

An Evening of Beauty is a special event that takes place tonight at Harvey Nichols Leeds, and it promises to be a special celebration of new looks and launches for spring 2016, with a stage set up especially for beauty demonstrations.

Violet Grey gift with purchase at Harvey Nichols.

Violet Grey gift with purchase at Harvey Nichols.

Many, many brands are taking part, including Tom Ford, Nails Inc and Chanel and all the favourites, with beauty demonstrations on a stage and MAC launching its Flamingo collection. It takes place 6.30pm-9.30pm, tickets are £10, which is redeemable on any beauty and fragrance purchases made on the night, as well as complimentary Harvey Nichols Prosecco throughout the evening. Call 0113 204 8888.

Also, Harvey Nichols has collaborated with Violet Grey to create a lovely gift with purchase available this month with spends of £200 and more in store and online. It’s a graphic art make-up bag designed by LA-based beauty destination and curator Violet Grey and Estee Lauder creative director and illustrator Donald Robertson, and it contains products from sought-after brands including Charlotte Tilbury, Eve Lom, NARS, Sisley, Creme de la Mer and more. It will be available tonight at the beauty event. OdeJo is another exclusive launch at Harvey Nichols this month, with “O”, the first fragrance from Jo Levi, so look out for that too.

Meanwhile, there’s another very special event taking place this Saturday at Trinity Leeds shopping centre, which will host live fashion shows from noon featuring many of the brands there, including River Island, M&S, Armani Exchange, Mango, Coast, Superdry and Oasis, plus looks created by Trinity Leeds beauty stores and brands, including Regus Salon, L’Oréal, Bare Minerals, Smashbox, Max Factor, Dior, Elizabeth Arden, Clarins, Lancôme, Liz Earle, Clinique and Benefit. It’s to launch the Leeds Fashion Festival, which takes place in October. See www.fashionfestival.events.

Twitter: @yorkshirefashQ. See more looks at www.yorkshirepost/lifestyle/fashion

1. Stila Stay All Day Liquid Lipstick
This comes in five chic shades (this one is called Caramello, a neutral nude) and gives six hours of full coverage, creamy matte with a weightless feel, with Vitamin E and avocado oil to keep lips moist, and the tube has a doe-foot applicator that makes putting it on quick, easy and faultless. It costs �16, at larger Boots and Marks & Spencer stores and on www.stila.co.uk.

1. Stila Stay All Day Liquid Lipstick This comes in five chic shades (this one is called Caramello, a neutral nude) and gives six hours of full coverage, creamy matte with a weightless feel, with Vitamin E and avocado oil to keep lips moist, and the tube has a doe-foot applicator that makes putting it on quick, easy and faultless. It costs �16, at larger Boots and Marks & Spencer stores and on www.stila.co.uk.

2. By Terry Light Expert Click Brush From legendary By Terrys Teint-Expert collection, this is a concealer and foundation in one, and is applied using its own integrated brush applicator to sculpt the face, cover any imperfections including spots and dark circles, and give a radiant and glowing even-toned complexion, with six lovely tones to choose from. Its �48 from Space NK stores and at uk.spacenk.com.

2. By Terry Light Expert Click Brush From legendary By Terrys Teint-Expert collection, this is a concealer and foundation in one, and is applied using its own integrated brush applicator to sculpt the face, cover any imperfections including spots and dark circles, and give a radiant and glowing even-toned complexion, with six lovely tones to choose from. Its �48 from Space NK stores and at uk.spacenk.com.

3. Neovadial Compensating Complex Concentrate
With a texture that's a cross between a cream and a gel, this contains Vichy's Glycoserum, which is specifcially designed for mature, post-menopausal skin. It's immediately absorbed and non-sticky,  moisturising as it turns to water on contact, and is infused with fine white micro-pearls that bring a fresh radiance. It costs �29.75, at Boots and on www.boots.com.

3. Neovadial Compensating Complex Concentrate With a texture that's a cross between a cream and a gel, this contains Vichy's Glycoserum, which is specifcially designed for mature, post-menopausal skin. It's immediately absorbed and non-sticky, moisturising as it turns to water on contact, and is infused with fine white micro-pearls that bring a fresh radiance. It costs �29.75, at Boots and on www.boots.com.

4. Elemis Pro Collagen Hydra Gel Eye Masks Perfect for fine lines with a soothing and tightening effect, with plankton extract, combined with padina pavonica and chlorella, plus hyaluronic acid to hydrate. Gently press the gel-mask onto the under eye area, leave on for 20 minutes, and for an extra anti-ageing boost, layer Elemis Pro-Collagen Eye Renewal first. The eye masks cost �46 for a pack of six at www.Elemis.com

4. Elemis Pro Collagen Hydra Gel Eye Masks Perfect for fine lines with a soothing and tightening effect, with plankton extract, combined with padina pavonica and chlorella, plus hyaluronic acid to hydrate. Gently press the gel-mask onto the under eye area, leave on for 20 minutes, and for an extra anti-ageing boost, layer Elemis Pro-Collagen Eye Renewal first. The eye masks cost �46 for a pack of six at www.Elemis.com

5. Pixi by Petra Skintreats Glow Tonic
Perfect for renewing the skin to achieve a natural looking glow for a brighter, clearer, smoother and more even-toned complexion. It's alcohol-free with glycolic acid (five per cent) for exfoliating, and ginseng to improve circulation, plus aloe vera to soothr and fructose to brighten. It costs �18 at Marks and Soencre and at www.pixibeauty.co.uk.

5. Pixi by Petra Skintreats Glow Tonic Perfect for renewing the skin to achieve a natural looking glow for a brighter, clearer, smoother and more even-toned complexion. It's alcohol-free with glycolic acid (five per cent) for exfoliating, and ginseng to improve circulation, plus aloe vera to soothr and fructose to brighten. It costs �18 at Marks and Soencre and at www.pixibeauty.co.uk.