Hydration Hour: Björk and Berries Forest Extract Moisturiser
Skincare Hydration Hour: Björk and Berries Forest Extract Moisturiser
By lipcolourmatch 10 November 2019

Hygge, lagom, glögg, and the minimalist Ikea aesthetic are just some ways in which the Nordics (in particular Scandinavia) have entered the capitalist consciousness. Given the sucess of the aforementioned, it is no surprise that this nature-y, earth-y-with-a-Skandi-touch brand aesthetic is also making its way into the cosmetics aisles. On a recent tour of Åhlens (a big department store in the centre of Stockholm), I couldn’t help but stumble upon a few brands that claimed to have distilled and bottled this down to earth, woolly-sock-wearing foresty essence.

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A New Interace for Finding Complexion Products with Colour Search
Tech A New Interace for Finding Complexion Products with Colour Search
By lipcolourmatch 12 September 2019

In the wake of Rihanna’s Fenty Beauty foundation line, which was probably one of the first truly inclusive foundation shade ranges, many brands have started expanding their foundation shade ranges. In order to make browsing foundation products easier, I’ve decided to start developing an interface similar to the Browse All interface on lipcolourmatch.com for complexion products like foundation, concealer, tinted moisturiser and bronzer. This product is still in an extremely early stage, but if you wish, you can browse a sample interface at complexion.

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Browsing lipcolours by colour families
Tech Browsing lipcolours by colour families
By lipcolourmatch 12 September 2019

Hello fellow lipstick fans! We’ve been listening to your feedback and several of you have indicated that the Browse All interface would be nicer if the lipcolours were organized by colourfamilies. Indeed, when you browse many cosmetics retailers, you see that the shade ranges are organized accordings to groups or families. MAC Powder Kiss Lipstick shade finder features categories like “nude”, “pink” and “dare to wear”. Source For example, the MAC Powser Kiss Lipstick selector features categories like “nude”, “pink”, “berry” and the more unusual “dare to wear”.

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New Browse All Interface for lipcolourmatch.com
Tech New Browse All Interface for lipcolourmatch.com
By lipcolourmatch 12 September 2019

Hello fellow lipstick fans! Fall is here (or autumn or spring, depending a bit on where you live!) and we’re back from summer break with a new Browse All interface on lipcolourmatch.com. The idea of this new user interface is to let you quickly view the shade ranges of different brands without having to search for each individually through the search engine! You can expand each product category to browse products by brand

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Resources for finding lipstick dupes
Tutorials Resources for finding lipstick dupes
By lipcolourmatch 25 October 2018

Cover Image by Azamat Zhanisov on Unsplash Hello fellow lipstick fans! It’s fall and time again for many of our fav brands to release new lipcolour collections. New colours are exciting, but it could well be that you don’t want to splurge and instead want to find inexpensive alternatives that you can stock up on. Here are five resources you can use to find dupes for your favourite lip products!

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