The Summer 2009 Collection from Chanel is a harmonious blend of orange, peach and tan colors that spell “French Riviera” faster than a Porsche Boxter.
The first step in starting your sun-kissed look is the Bronzing Loose Powder. Chanel’s new star comes in Effet Hale ($65):
The Bronzing Powder Soleil Tan de Chanel has four warm, cosy shades:
Joues Contraste Powder Blush adds warmth and coral to your tanned skin ($42):
My favorite star in this collection is the Eyeshadow Quad, which, like most Chanel eyeshadow quads these days, has highly pigmented colors that can be wore alone or in harmonious blend around the crease, browbone and lower eyelid. The Lumieres Facettes in Plein Soleil contain both cool and warm tones:
Summer’s rich lip color? Mandarin Coral. Chanel’s Rouge Double Intensite Ultra Wear Lip Color takes orange to a velvety new level.
Orange Fizz and Limited Edition Golden Sand Nail Lacquer Complete the Look: