Lip and cheek tints

Le Metier de Beaute Creme Fresh Tint, Ginger Lily, available at Joyce Beauty HK$310 (5 grams)

Claim: an advanced waterproof formula that sinks into the skin, leaving a natural radiant glow instead of a sticky residue.

Friday, 22 June, 2012, 12:00am

This week we test: cream blush

Apply with your fingers in the morning and blush your way through the day with these creamy cheek colours.

Shu Uemura Creamy Dome Blusher (Fairy pink) (HK$185/8.5g) 9/10

A cute creation which is easy and fun to apply. The spring colour will also brighten up your day. A great product for the young - and young at heart.

8 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Beauty buzz

This spring, lipsticks run the gamut from bold and bright to sweet and subtle. We've tested a selection of the season's offerings.

8 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Bold statements

1 Lime green and lilac shawl by Loewe (HK$5,000)

2 Flight of Fancy floral perfume by Anna Sui (HK$625)

3 Cream powder blush in 6 Rouge Passion by Yves Saint Laurent (HK$260)

4 Wild Ginger & Fresh Fig Lucia Soap made from organic shea butter (

5 Pure Color Lip Gelee in Electric Violet by Estee Lauder (HK$255)

1 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

Don't miss

Full Moon in New York Director Stanley Kwan Kam-pang delivered a string of nuanced pieces in the late 1980s and early 90s that examined the fears and doubts of women struggling against unchanging social conventions in contemporary Chinese society.

23 Dec 2010 - 12:00am

Beauty buzz

They say sales of lipstick go up during a recession. If you can't have that dress, you may as well go for the more affordable cosmetics. Here are a few new glosses and lipsticks to glam up your new year.

1 Feb 2009 - 12:00am

Beauty buzz

Forget about nude lips for autumn-winter. This season it's all about dark, dramatic plums, burgundies and reds.

1 Chanel's Rouge Hydrabase (HK$195/3.5 grams) comes in three new colours - plum, pink and copper.

2 Dior's Addict High Colour (HK$175/3.5 grams) is available in three new shades of plum, pink and beige.

28 Sep 2008 - 12:00am

beauty buzz

Winter's deep, dark fashion colours can only be matched by equally dramatic lipstick tones. Choose a lipstick or lipgloss to suit your mood.

1. Cle de Peau Beaute's Lip Compact (HK$490/2.5 grams) includes a rich lipstick and a lighter gloss to enhance fullness. Available from Sogo, Causeway Bay, Seibu, Pacific Place, Admiralty, and Lane Crawford, Tsim Sha Tsui.

25 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Glamorous trio to spice up Diwali

Amid a seeming explosion in the number of tougher looking girl groups two years ago, three glamorous and gorgeous twentysomethings got together in England to release an album that celebrated the joys of having a good time.

8 Nov 2007 - 12:00am


'Once, we had to record a new song. Her voice made me cry. She was revealing her life, her complex emotions, in front of us'

Anthony Lun Wing-leung

Composed songs for Mui

'Although we co-operated only once, the experience was unforgettable and happy. Ah Mui, our love is accompanying you'

Stanley Kwan Kam-pang

13 Jan 2004 - 12:00am