All of the eye shadows in the palette and the lipsticks are brand-new shades—and I’m completely stoked about them.
There’s a shade on my side called Swoon, and it’s this satin-foil red shadow and it’s like Christmas."How Too Faced and Kat Von D complement each other in a collection: Von D: "I think Too Faced is the yin to my yang.
There were so many makeup brands I grew up looking up to, and honestly, not a lot of them were very nice.
I guess in our society it’s a bit challenging for people to be happy for one another or to celebrate one another instead seeing one another as competition.
Nobody’s ever done that.' I feel like Too Faced has always followed the same ethics as Kat Von D Beauty. It's a better world when we can support and lift one another up.
They’ve been cruelty-free and really vocal advocates for anti-animal cruelty, and that’s something that’s such a deal breaker for me. I couldn’t think of another person I’d want to partner up with."Blandino: "It’s like Bentley and Rolls-Royce coming together to make a car. To be able to collaborate with a great friend of mine who has such a unique and beautiful company was a privilege."On creating the products: Blandino: "She wanted to do something that really epitomized her brand, and so did I, so we sat down one day and talked about it, and we both agreed that we needed to do eye shadow.
I was walking around and this blond guy goes, ' Kat!
Although we definitely got to play with both KVD and Too Faced products—both within the collab and outside of—before today, there's nothing like seeing a product we've been obsessing over all year finally drop for sale.
The Cheek & Lip Makeup Bag is also superexciting (and totally squee-inducing).
It's a double-sided bag (one side shows an illustration of Von D's cat, Piaf, and the other side features a sketch of Too Faced cofounder Jerrod Blandino's dog Clover) that contains mini versions of each brand's staple products, all in new hues (except for the Too Faced Candlelight Glow Highlighting Powder in Rosy Glow).
And just in case you need a reminder, here's exactly what you can expect from the collab: All three are now available on toofaced.com, katvondbeauty.com, and
Scoop 'em up now before they sell out fast—after all, everyone did just get their Christmas presents (errrr, Sephora gift cards).