From the category archives:

all about Japanese cosmetics

Elegance Summer 2015 Makeup Bodycare 1

(images & info from i-voce.jp)

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Elégance will release its summer 2015 makeup collection in Japan on April 18th. The collection includes:

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Three Summer 2015 Makeup 1

(image & info from i-voce.jp)

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THREE will release its summer 2015 makeup collection in Japan on May 13th. The collection includes:

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Anna Sui Summer 2015 Makeup 1

(images & info from i-voce.jp)

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Anna Sui will release its summer 2015 makeup collection in Japan on May 1st. The collection includes:

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Isetan Mirror Beaute Fall Winter 2014 1

(image from www.fashion-headline.com)
(info from www.isetanmirror.com & fashionpost.jp)

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I am sure many of you know about the Isetan chain of department stores in Japan, but some of you might not be aware of Isetan’s own line of beauty products.

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Japanese beauty magazine Voce has posted an image of Les Merveilleuses de Ladurée‘s summer 2015 makeup collection on its Facebook page. The collection features new (and possibly limited-edition) variations of Pressed Cheek Color in light-blue cases.

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Related posts:

Les Merveilleuses de Ladurée Spring 2015 Makeup Collection

Les Merveilleuses de Ladurée Holiday 2014 Makeup Collection

Les Merveilleuses de Ladurée Fall 2014 Makeup Collection

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Paul and Joe Lipstick Case CS 027 Spring 2015 Makeup 1

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I had a look at (some of) Paul & Joe‘s spring 2015 makeup collection in Selfridges a few weeks ago, and I decided to get Lipstick Case CS 027 from the collection. (Some of the items were not out at the time. I didn’t see the new Face & Eye Color CS palettes.) It is the only item from the collection I definitely wanted, and I remain undecided about one of the new Nail Polishes.

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Kao Sofina Primavista Face Powder Keep and Reset Spring Summer 2009 Base Makeup 1

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Today, my Stash Debut series continues with Primavista!

Primavista is a base make line from Kao Sofina. It was launched in fall 2008 to replace (my beloved) Raycious. I had a chance to try Powder Foundation Moist Touch and a kind friend shared a couple of other items with me as well, but Face Powder (Keep & Reset) was my first purchase from the line. (See here for information on and reviews of products from Primavista Ange, a sub-line of Primavista).

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Three Spring 2015 Makeup 5

(THREE spring 2015 makeup collection)
(image from www.threecosmetics.com,
info from www.nikkei.com)

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After being launched in Thailand in 2013 and Taiwan in 2014, Japanese beauty brand THREE will be making its debut in Indonesia.

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Kose Fukushima Sakura Project Spring Summer 2015 Makeup Skincare 1

(image from www.kose.co.jp)
(info from www.fukushimasakura.jp, www.kose.co.jp,
www.cosmedecorte.com, www.predia.net, www.cosme.net & i-voce.jp)

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To continue its support for Fukushima Sakura Project, which helps rebuild areas in Fukushima devastated by the 2011 Tohoku Earthquake, Kosé has started its spring/summer 2015 campaign with regular and limited-edition items from Cosme Decorte, Prédia and Esprique.

The campaign items include:

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Kanebo Coffret d'Or Smile Up Cheeks 05 Coral Pink Spring 2013 Makeup 1

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Kanebo Coffret d’Or‘s Smile Up Cheeks seems to be a popular item in Japan. It is currently ranked sixth in the powder blusher category at Cosme.Net (voted by the website’s members) and the variation in 02 Peach is third in the blusher category in Biteki‘s 2014 reader survey (February 2015 issue).

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