Lancome has today announced that they are collaborating with fashion great Alber Elbaz on a forthcoming makeup collection.

Watch a teaser video clip for the collaboration here.

The head designer of luxury French fashion house Lanvin, Elbaz is known for his feminine, fluid and quirky designs.

Lancome's president Youcef S. Nabi said of the news: “Alber Elbaz is, without a doubt, one of the world’s most influential fashion designers. But beyond that, he is also the most talented.

"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 into the world of make-up for the very first time.”

The limited edition Lancome x Alber Elbaz collection is set to be released worldwide on June 15th.

We await with bated breath...