Be our guest at the SORAPOL Show LFW – Saturday 15th February 2014

Illamasqua are the proud make-up sponsors of SORAPOL A/W 2014 this London Fashion Week. We have 2 sets of tickets to attend the SORAPOL London Fashion show this weekend as guests of Illamasqua. To be eligible to win a set of these sought after tickets please email [email protected] before Friday 14th February 2014 at 13.00 […]

A day in the life of an Illamasqua shoot

The PR & Social Media team were lucky enough to spend a day helping out backstage at the new Illamasqua campaign shoot this week. Although what we witnessed is strictly top secret (you will have to wait until May to see the results) we wanted to give you a insight into a day in the life as […]

Selfridges – No Noise

Selfridges No  Noise A unique shopping experience in London’s famous department store kicked off on the 11th January 2013. Running until the end of February, No Noise urges customer to proactive seek out moments of peace and tranquility in a world that bombards us with information and stimulation. No Noise centers around the re-launch of its legendary Silence Room, […]

FREAK launches into BeautyMART – Harvey Nichols

On the eve of Illamasqua’s 4th Birthday , Freak launches into BeautyMART, Harvey Nichols Two of the British beauty industry’s leading insiders, Anna-Marie Solowij and Millie Kendall launched BeautyMART this September. Their new concept boutique that offers an expertly-edited selection of iconic and best-selling products from over 100 brands. Founder Millie Kendall (of Ruby & […]

Have you discovered Illamasqua’s Make-up Brushes yet?

 Made with synthetic bristles, Illamasqua brushes are totally cruelty free, unlike some animal hair brushes. Would  you really want to use a brush made from goat, squirrel or mink hair? Especially if it will increase the risk of irritation? Illamasqua brushes are prepared with an anti-bacterial treatment, which makes them one of the most hygienic […]

Vivienne Westwood & Joseph Corre Paralympic Closing Ceremony

Did any of you spot Vivienne Westwood and her son Illamasqua’s Brand Director, Joseph Corre during the Paralympic Closing ceremony last night proudly sporting Illamasqua make-up during their crusade? We managed to grab a few minutes with Joe today to speak about their involvement: “I was there because Vivienne asked me to help her pull […]

We need your help! Australia’s Fight For A Fair Beauty Price

We need your help! We at Illamasqua would like to say Thank you to those of you who have helped us reach over thousands, upon thousands of signatures in just two weeks as part of our Fight for a Fair Beauty Price campaign. We believe that this campaign can change the face of beauty in […]

Illamasqua Signs Nail Artist Fleury Rose As US Nail Ambassador

We would like to welcome Fleury Rose as US Nail Ambassador into the Illamasqua Family. As US Nail Ambassador for Illamasqua, Fleury Rose will act as an authority and spokesperson for the Illlamasqua Nail Varnish collection and contribute her expertise to brand innovation.  In her new role, Fleury will have input into new shades, design […]

Generation Q: Amrit

This weeks interview is with Beauty Before Age competition winner, Amrit.  Amrit’s Mum nominated her and she was chosen out of thousands of entries to start in Illamasqua’s AW12 campaign, Generation Q. 1.Tell us a bit about yourself? Where are you from, age, story. My names Amrit, I’m 21 and I moved to London a […]

Fight for a Fair Beauty Price in Australia

 Will you sign the petition? We want to send a message to the women and men of Australia: Fight for a fair beauty price. Since Illamasqua entered the Australian market there’s been frustration at the inflated pricing of cosmetic products compared to the rest of the world. For too long now, Australian consumers have been […]

Get the look- Kristen Stewart – Sexy Summer Gothic Beauty

Kristen Stewart was our favorite look from this years Teen Choice Awards. We loved her sweeping side parted hair and Sexy Gothic Summer make-up. Very Illamasqua! Recreate the look easily using Illamasqua products by following the below key steps: Base:  Kristen has a light but perfected base. Illamasqua Skin Base is perfect with a sweep […]

Illamasqua Interviews… Gary Thompson

Nicola and Jade from the Illamasqua PR team met with Gary Thompson the star of the first episode of the latest series of Beauty & The Beast on the UK’s Channel 4 – which was aired last Tuesday – to talk prejudice, life and – of course – make-up. If you haven’t seen the show, […]

Limited Edition Freak Extrait De Parfum – UK Press reviews

Limited Edition Freak Extrait De Parfum has been a hit with the UK Beauty Editors since it’s launch last month – the gold packaging and 67% stronger scent has been wowing the press. Online fragrance powerhouse site, Base Notes were the first to break the news of the limited edition scent exclusive to, Illamasqua […]

Illamasqua Interviews: Joseph Corrė

  Name: Joseph Corrė Occupation: Brand Director, Illamasqua A brief overview of who they are/what they do/ achievements etc… I managed affairs at Vivienne Westwood for 9 years and was Founder and Creative Director at Agent Provocateur for over 16 years. 1. Your Current Life: What are you up to at the moment? What are […]

Nails VS Lips

Working at Illamasqua my comfort levels with wearing make-up shades some may consider “different” or “bold” have considerably widened. The staple pink and red lip shades I have worn for years are now occasionally and casually replaced with a purple, orange or deep dark berry and I think nothing of it until its mentioned or […]

Naked Strangers Launch Parties

Thursday 31st May saw the launch of Naked Strangers at the Illamasqua store Beak St, London.   Decadent gold performers representing the Naked element of the collection welcomed guests into the store and offered them Tequilla Patron cocktails.   Stunning Stranger girls adorned the Beak St windows, creating quite a stir for the passers by […]