Skin smoothers Japanese skincare brand Menard has launched a limited edition package featuring its star product, Beauness, a multi-purpose essence derived from spa minerals to fight against acne and skin roughness. Also included is the new Beauness Bath Salt. The product helps soothe skin while bathing. Each package includes a box of cotton pads. Available at HK$520 from Harvey Nichols, Times Square, ifc Mall, Miramar Shopping Centre and Grand Century Place. Spring shades Shu Uemura's Paradox makeup series features the warm colours of spring, with shades ranging from neutral to vibrant. New product is Gloss Lacquer (HK$150). The shiny lipgloss - available in pink, fuchsia and purple - gives lips a moisturising and transparent look. The pressed eye shadow (HK$140) is a mix of mattes and metallic sheens. Available at Shu Uemura now.