Kanebo Lunasol Valentines Day Spring 2017 Makeup 1

(image & info from www.kanebo-cosmetics.jp/lunasol)

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Kanebo Lunasol will release its Valentine’s Day 2017 makeup collection in Japan on January 27th. The collection includes:

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Kanebo Coffret d'Or Soft Glamorous Eyes 01 Beige Variation Fall 2015 1

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Kanebo Coffret d’Or launched Soft Glamorous Eyes with four variations in fall 2015. They were followed by six limited-edition variations in holiday 2015 and two limited-edition variations in spring 2016. (I don’t think any other eyeshadow palette series from Coffret d’Or features more variations.) Today we will be looking at 01 Beige Variation.

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I have posted a correction in my post on Japanese beauty brands’ “Items to Be Discontinued” pages.

Many thanks to one of my readers, Kuri, for pointing out the errors.

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Kanebo Items to Be Discontinued Summer Fall Winter 2016 Spring 2017 1

(image from www.kanebo-cosmetics.co.jp)

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If you are a fan of Japanese cosmetics, you might have had the experience of checking the official website of a Japanese beauty brand for information on a particular product (probably something you consider purchasing) only to find that the product has been quietly discontinued and is no longer listed on the website. (I’ve certainly had that experience!)

Thankfully, several websites of Japanese beauty companies and brands now feature pages that list items that have just been or will soon be discontinued. Here are some that I have come across:

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Kose Visee Avant Spring 2017 Makeup 1

(images from www.cosme.net,
info from www.kose.co.jp & www.cosme.net)

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Kosé Visée Avant will release its spring 2017 makeup collection in Japan on February 16th. The collection includes:

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Jill Stuart Valentines Day Spring 2017 Makeup 1

(image from www.fashion-press.net)
(info from www.jillstuart-beauty.com,
www.fashion-press.net & i-voce.jp)

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Jill Stuart will release its Valentine’s Day 2017 makeup & fragrance collection in Japan on February 3rd. The collection includes:

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Ayura Meditation Body Balm Holiday 2012 Bodycare 1

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Ayura‘s Spirit of Ayura and the fragrance from the Meditation bodycare range are two of the best fragrances I have ever come across. I have talked about Spirit of Ayura in my posts on my three favorite fragrances and Ayura’s Night Meditation, and the most detailed description of the scent I have given so far is in my reply to a reader’s comment.

As for the fragrance of the Meditation range, I very briefly described it in my post on Ayura’s 15th Anniversary Memories Coffret, and today I will talk more about it as I share my thoughts on Meditation Body Balm.

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Kanebo Coffret d'Or Spring 2017 Makeup 1

(images from www.cosme.net,
info from www.kanebo-cosmetics.co.jp & www.cosme.net)

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Kanebo Coffret d’Or will release its spring 2017 makeup collection in Japan on March 16th. The collection includes:

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Shiseido Cle de Peau Spring 2017 Makeup 1

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(info from www.cledepeau-beaute.com,
www.cosme.net & www.fashion-press.net)

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Shiseido Clé de Peau will release its spring 2017 Serene Beauty makeup collection in Japan on January 21st. The collection includes:

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Dior Spring 2017 Base Makeup 1

(image from www.cosme.net)
(info from www.dior.com,
www.cosme.net & www.fashion-press.net)

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Here is a look at some of the highlights of Dior‘s spring 2017 Color Gradation makeup collection (and a Japan-exclusive makeup collection for spring 2017).

The seasonal limited-edition collector’s item of the Color Gradation collection is Diorskin Nude Air Powder Compact (Color Gradation). (It is called Diorskin Nude Air Colour Gradation Blurring Powder Soft Glow in the UK.) It is available in two variations (in 001 Rising Pink (above) and 002 Radiant Nude (below)). (Only 001 Rising Pink is listed on Dior’s UK website.)

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