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Shu Uemura Depsea Hydrability Moisturizing Cream

It can be difficult to find a moisturizer for super parched skin – you want something that’s going to absorb and not leave your skin super greasy or prone to break outs.  I know that those on a budget are going to hate to hear this, but if you want something that’s all the above […]

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No More Shu Uemura!

Just a note on Shu Uemura – yes the brand is closing its counters but only in the US! In Canada, the brand will keep its counters at Holt Renfrew and this includes the amazing Tokyo Lash Bar! In the states, there will be no more counters (probably in an effort to save money), but […]

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Shu Uemura Face Architect Foundation

I am not a foundation kind of girl. It’s really for the same reasons as every other anti-foundation girl; I hate the mask-like feel on my skin, hate that foundation tends to rub off on all and any surfaces. That being said, I love Shu Uemura’s Face Architect Foundation. It has a light, fluid consistency […]

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Tokyo Meets Vancouver – Shu Uemura Celebrates the Olympics!

From February 1st until the 28th, Shu Uemura will host a temporary pop-up location at Holt Renfrew at the corner of Granville and Dunsmuir Streets in Vancouver. 4 weeks of great themed activities and animation for visitors and clients alike. We are posting this mid-month, so here’s what’s coming up for the rest of February: […]

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Shu Uemura Spring 2010 Collection

Shu Uemura’s Spring 2010 makeup collection is called Egerie, and is the 130th collection by the brand! It features some really pretty products and follows a rocker glam aesthetic which is so in right now when it comes to clothing. It’s definitely what feels like a younger and more casual collection compared to others that […]

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Shu Uemura Spreads Holiday Cheer

Shu Uemura’s holiday collection contains one of the prettiest compacts I’ve seen. The compact itself is a fun whimsical creation by artist Chisato Tsumori. It’s one in a long line of collaborations between the Shu Uemura brand and designers that the company admires. Chisato’s Autumn/Winter collection was titled Cosmic Fantasy, and you only need to […]

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Primitribe from Shu Uemura

Shu Uemura’s fall collection is totally different from any other brand’s. There’s no smoky eye to be found and instead all there is are bright colours in new textures. The three bright pots you see in the pictures are actually cream eyeliners not eyeshadows. They are super-pigmented and provide long-lasting colour. You can use them […]

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Madonna’s 2009 Tour Look

Here are the details on what Madonna’s 2009 Sweet and Sticky tour look. Every night for the tour, Gina Brooke, the makeup artist puts crushed diamonds and white shadow on Madonna’s lids to create a sparkly glowing look.  The shade of white is ME 906 Pressed Eye shadow from Shu Uemura. The look has been […]

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The New Shu Uemura Oils

Now, at the Shu Uemura counter, you can find their classic cleansing oils with new designs on them. The art work that they feature is by Manga artist Moyoco Anno. She’s known for her art and writing that features strong women who work in the contemporary Tokyo world, so it’s fitting that she should design […]

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Shu’s New Color – Pink

Don’t believe me when I say that color is back in a major way this summer?  Well, maybe Shu Uemura can convince you instead. This summer’s Shu Uemura collection is the Pink Collection and it features 9 new pink lipsticks and 5 new pink lipglosses. I’ve only tried the lipstick, and that in the brightest […]

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