Sunday, August 9, 2009

Tarte Collection For Fall 2009

Here is a rundown of Tarte's goodies for fall 2009.

Lifted™ ($20 US, $26 CDN) natural eye primer with Firmitol™

Get locked and lifted™ with this naturally firming eyelid primer. The universal base locks shadow in place all day and boosts pigment payoff while Firmitol™, the proprietary firming complex helps tighten eyelids and the surrounding eye area to help give the affect of younger, smoother eyes naturally. Clinical results show rapid improvement in achieving a smooth healthy look in all participants via nerve synapse interactions (gamma-aminobutyric acid and botanicals).

Femme Fatale Palette

Femme Naturale Palette

Femme Fatale & Femme Naturale ($44 US, $57 CDN each) - refillable natural eye palettes

These two reusable rich purple cases fashionably adorned (one with gold plated studs and other with fabric flower applique) houses 10 enchanting eyeshadows, a double-ended brush with greatness eyeshadow brush and a double-ended eyeliner. The magnetic base allows you to pop out recyclable eyeshadow pans. Thus, you can refill the palette with new tarte shadows, thereby reducing environmental waste. It also comes with a direction card that illustrates some of the possible looks you can create.

Femme Fatale - Top row (L-R): shimmering blush, iridescent smoke, shimmering violet, shimmering indigo, shimmering onyx. Bottom row (L-R): shimmering light gold, shimmering copper-rose, shimmering deep bronze, shimmering jade, shimmering garnet. Double-ended eyeliner: shimmering emerald and shimmering orchid. Double-ended brush with greatness eyeshadow brush.

Femme Naturale - Top Row (L-R): shimmering buff, soft sand, golden peach, shimmering sage, soft sienna. Bottom row (L-R): golden tan, soft petal pink, golden plum, shimmering cocoa, golden navy. Double-ended eyeliner: golden bronze and shimmering auburn. Double-ended brush with greatness eyeshadow brush.

Natural Beauty Cheek Stain

Green Siren Cheek Stain ($28 US, $36 CDN) - natural wax cheek stain

Tarte's most popular, award-winning product has gone au naturel! With the purchase of every tarte green siren natural cheek stain, you'll be supporting Sambazon's Sustainable Acai Project (SAP), a member of the Fair Trade Federation, which helps to preserve the Amazon Rainforest through forest conservation, improved living conditions and educational opportunites for communities in Brazil.

Available colors: Green Siren - golden apricot; Natural Beauty - sheer berry rose

Natural Beauty Complexion Collection ($54 US,$70 CDN) - Sephora Exclusive

You can achieve complexion perfection with these natural beauty kits. Exclusive to Sephora and chock-full of high-performance naturals, these limited edition sets not only leave you looking like a natural beauty but treat, protect, and soothe your skin.

Each set includes these 6 items:

Clean Slate natural face primer

The Eraser 4-in-1 natural concealer

ReCreate Natural Anti-Aging Foundation with Wrinkle Rewind™ Technology SPF 15

Provocateur Pressed Mineral Powder with SPF 8

Mineral Powder Bronzer

Foundation brush (synthetic bristles with wood handle) - NEW

Available shades:

Fair: ReCreate in Ivory 02, The Eraser in Fair, Provovateur Powder in Fair

Light: ReCreate in Warm Bisque 06, The Eraser in Bisque, Provocateur Powder in Light

Medium: ReCreate in Warm Sand 12, The Eraser in Medium Beige, Provocateur Powder in Medium

Deep: ReCreate in Warm Walnut, The Eraser in Walnut 16, Provocateur Powder in Walnut 14

Dark Circle Defense ($32 US, $42 CDN) - natural under eye corrector and brush

Get your eight hours of sleep in a compact. Unlike concealers that just lay on top of the skin this undereye corrector is clinically proven to reduce the appearance of eye puffiness in just 4 weeks. Finely milled light refracting minerals actually brighten skin to help camouflage dark circles, puffiness, redness, fine lines and wrinkles. Includes concealer brush.

Available shades:



Reduce ($14 US, $23 CDN) - 24/7 natural lip sheer with SPF 15

All the lasting power of a lipstick--with the moisturizing, high-sheen properties of a gloss! These budgeproof, moisturizing lip sheers with added SPF 15 give a "your lips, but better" effect that makes them perfect for when you want a kiss of color without looking overdone.

New shade:

Reduce - golden coral

Tarte's fall '09 collection is available now at, Sephora,,, Henri Bendel, and boutiques nationwide.


  1. The cheek stain is the bomb!

  2. I saw those palettes in sephora they are gorgeous!!

    psst... Just want to let you know I tagged you on my blog!!

    xoxo, Sara

  3. IMM - I know! I love the color of the new stain! I am getting more and more into the peachy colors, so I am particularly tempted ;-)

    Sara - The palettes are stunning. I played with them a bit, and I feel in love (doesn't that always seem to happen with me and make-up??) I also really love that the palettes are reusable! Chic and environmentally friendly!

    I know about the tag. I've been working on it! ;-) I always seem to take a long time with tags!