Alber Elbaz is making an extended French family, bringing his high-fashion reputation at Lanvin into a partnership with makeup powerhouse Lancome. The limited-edition color cosmetics collection is due out June 15 worldwide.
“Alber Elbaz is, without a doubt, one of the world’s most influential fashion designers. But beyond that, he is also the most talented,” stated Youcef Nabi, president of Lancôme International. “His sense of luxury, his vision of femininity and that hint of audacity resonate perfectly with the new values of the Maison Lancôme. We are extremely proud and happy that, with us, he is set to channel his universe in the world of makeup for the very first time.”
Watch the 15-second animated film to tease the color cosmetics line conceived by Elbaz with creative director Pascal Dangin of Box Studios.