Vera Wang Makeup, Butter London Lipgloss, Prabal Gurung Nail Strips and More: April Beauty Launches

While we love that April brings early spring blooms and tooth-aching Cadbury cream eggs, we’re even more excited about this month’s stellar batch of beauty launches. From vintage print-inspired nail polishes to wonder hair treatments, these buzzy products will have you colorfully and stylishly prepared to take on spring.

Butter LONDON Lippy

Butter London

Polish powerhouse Butter London is debuting its first collection of lip colors. The four longwearing, extra pigmented shades range from bubblegum pink to a bold reddish-magenta.


TIGI Hair Reborn


This runway favorite’s latest line has high concentrations of sea kelp, keratin, and silk proteins to replenish moisture and repair cuticles in frizz-prone, dry, or damaged locks.

From $30;

Kate Spade NY Nail Polish by Poppy King

Kate Spade

Known for her cult lipsticks, Poppy King is taking on the nail polish market with a mini lacquer set for Kate Spade NY. The bright shades were inspired by the colorful wallpaper designs of Florence Broadhurst.


Prabal Gurung + Sally Hansen Nail Strips

Prabal Gurung + Sally Hansen

Prabal Gurung’s high-fashion designs are finally affordable, thanks to his new Sally Hansen’s Salon Effects patterns. The lavender and pink nail strips are inspired by Gurung’s Spring/Summer 2012 collection, and have the same edgy-yet-flirty style as his coveted dresses.

$10; drugstores nationwide.

Simply Vera Vera Wang Makeup

Simply Vera Wang

The bridal wear queen is launching her first makeup line, with affordably priced lip colors (in shades like berry and peach), concealers, eyeshadows, lash serums, and more.

From $16.50;

Shu Uemura Essential Drops Purifying Blend

Shu Uemura

These minty-smelling drops—made from a blend of essential oils, natural extracts and vegetable oils—help rebalance and purify normal or oily hair. We love the tingly feeling we get after massaging it into our roots.


WEI Beauty High Performance Face Treatment Pad Collection


Packed with brightening gingko, hydrating white lotus, and elasticity-boosting black soy, these single-use face masks give you professional results at home. They perk up dull or prematurely aging skin in just ten minutes.


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