Our cult favourite pieces and highlights from 2011

Our Head Office is a buzz with the plans for 2012 and the exciting reveals to come. At the dawn of a fantastic year ahead we wanted to share a selection of our most anticipated launches and cult favourites from the past year. 
Skin Base Foundation 
Adored by bloggers and press, the launch of our Skin Base Foundation was awaited with baited breath in HQ for the Foundations flawless finish, medium coverage and easily blendable formula. 
Precision Ink in Glister
A statement piece in the Toxic Nature collection, Glister, an opalescent nude was an alternative addition to the Precision Ink range, injecting light into a smoky eye.
Pure Pigment in Berber
The centre of all attention at the launch of our Theatre of the Nameless collection, Pure Pigment in Berber, as inspired by the Weimar Republic performer Anita Berber, offers pure decadence with it’s deep auburn shimmer.
Nail Varnish in Throb
Introduced as part of our Throb collection, this Nail Varnish is a true blood red and a must-have in every make-up lovers kit. From vintage vixens to femme fatales this is the perfect red for every alter ego.
False Eye Lashes in Grandeur
Heralded as the longest lashes on the high street, Grandeur are glamour personified.
If the irresistible name wasn’t enough to tempt you to our new mascara, it’s defining and dramatising effects will.
“If the eyes are the windows of the soul, our new Masquara in Raven in midnight black reveals a heart of darkness”

Nail Varnish in Vice
Debuting our new rubber finish formula, Nail Varnish in Vice, a deep cerise, was one of four exclusive shades which launched as part of the Theatre of the Nameless collection. The rubber finish shares a window into the underground society of 1920’s Berlin that the collection was inspired by
Lipstick in Kontrol
Lipstick in Kontrol offers the ultimate vampy lip. It’s blue, violet tones make this rich, colour-intense shade wearable and distinctive on all alter egos
Cream Pigment in Bedaub
Pastel perfection, Cream Pigment in Bedaub not only offers a great formula for the eyes but can be applied under your Foundation or base as a colour corrector for redness
Powder Blusher with shimmer in Morale
As one of the first Powder Blushers with shimmer from Illamasqua, Morale was a sellout success. The dusting of shimmer adds a rich radiance to your face
Where would our 2011 launch highlights be without the inclusion of our debut fragrance Freak! An intoxicating, provocative and distinctive scent, Freak has sent the beauty world’s senses buzzing.
Indulge in Illamasqua this year as we unveil more captivating collections and draw out your alter ego…

Govinder Rayt

Govinder Rayt

Writer and expert