Wants & needs

Fly the flag

Friday, 6 July, 2012, 12:00am

Japanese model Tao Okamoto takes a fresh long approach to her mane attraction at lipstick launch

Japanese top model Tao Okamoto was in town for the launch of Shu Uemura's new Rouge Unlimited range of lipsticks.

30 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

The WOW factor

Re-mini-scent of the country

Travel-sized editions of classic perfumes - what's not to like? Crabtree & Evelyn's Floral Miniatures Collection is perfect for spring travels. With the Mini Eau de Toilette set (HK$425/ 15ml x 4), you have all four scents (Lily, Lavender, Rosewater and Iris) handy. Available at all Crabtree & Evelyn stores.

18 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

The WOW factor

Double duty

8 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

The WOW factor

In the mood for Shu

11 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

HIGH drama

In the spirit of the holiday season, we took a dramatic turn for this issue's cover shoot. Stylist Ambrose chose a range of eclectic headpieces and accessories while make-up artist Grischa Chan painted faces in a rainbow of bold colours.

8 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

The WOW factor

All-over cover

6 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

They're getting in the mood for Shu Uemura's launch of Wong Kar-wai cosmetics collection

Wong Kar-wai has kept himself busy in between filming his much-anticipated kung fu flick The Grandmasters with a cosmetics project for Japanese beauty brand Shu Uemura. The legendary filmmaker now has a cosmetics collection to add to his slew of artistic achievements.

2 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

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Beautiful peepers

7 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

About face: summer colours

Last week, 10 lucky junior reporters took part in a cosmetics workshop with make-up artists from top Japanese brand Shu Uemura. They learned about basic skincare, make-up application and translating their own personalities into everyday looks. They all went home with a bag filled with Shu Uemura goodies so they could recreate their looks at home.

Kobe Lee Wai-ling

7 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Every shade is distinct, so Shu Uemura says

The kind of girls who are constantly pining for their next dress or another pair of shoes would like Shu Uemura's new make-up collection. The Japanese brand has launched 55 new eye shadows and 30 blushers under its Colour Atelier series.

It would take a real pro to tell the difference between some of them; there are at least five shades of green and almost 10 pinks.

2 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

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Super boost

13 Mar 2011 - 12:00am

Singer brings a fresh new face to on- and off-camera career tracks

For any up-and-coming performer, building a great image is everything. Fortunately for petite and fresh-faced Mag Lam, she not only has a voice to rival American Idol Kelly Clarkson, but a 1,000-watt smile to go with it.

20 Dec 2010 - 12:00am

Eye-catching endeavours

Under the glitter, the make-up artist has applied an eye-shadow base on Kateryna D using Bobbi Brown's Sparkle Eye Shadow in Denim. Make sure your eyes don't get lost under all that sparkle with a dramatic mascara, such as Helena Rubenstein's Lash Queen in Sexy Black #01, applied on top of its mascara base.

18 Oct 2010 - 12:00am

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Seasonal stress relief

8 Aug 2010 - 12:00am