From the category archives:

-SUQQU

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3rd: SUQQU

SUQQU Spring 2015 Makeup Top 10 1

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I am sure devoted fans of SUQQU have noticed that the brand’s makeup range has been changing over the last couple of years. The colors and tones are more varied as there are more non-neutral eyeshadow shades and more vibrant lip colors. The brand’s spring 2015 makeup collection is fresh and colorful. The three new variations of Blend Color Eyeshadow combine soft spring-like hues with neutral shades, which have always been the brand’s speciality. However, I am more drawn to the blushers and lipsticks in the collection. I picked up Balancing Cheeks N in 04 Mizuhanamoya and Creamy Glow Lipstick Moist in EX-16 Momobara and I will be reviewing them later.

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For spring 2015, whether you are wearing blue, green, brown or gray, try pink as an accent color to add freshness to the look.

- Dior 5 Couleurs in 856 House of Pink

Dior Spring 2015 Makeup Trend 1

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SUQQU Holiday 2014 Base Makeup Skincare 5

(SUQQU holiday 2014 makeup collection)
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SUQQU seems to be doing well in the UK. Its first retail point in the UK (at Selfridges London, launched in 2006) is no longer a small counter in the back of the beauty hall (now Beauty Workshop, which is better-organized), and it was launched at Fenwick Bond Street in August. Then, on November 5th, it debuted at Harrods.

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SUQQU Spring 2015 Makeup 1

(Blend Color Eyeshadow in 18)
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SUQQU will release its spring 2015 makeup collection in Japan on January 30th. The collection includes:

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SUQQU Holiday 2014 Makeup 1

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SUQQU will release its holiday 2014 makeup collection in Japan on November 1st. The limited-edition collection includes:

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Dior Fall 2014 Makeup 99

(I really want to like it, but……)
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- SUQQU opened its second counter in London at Fenwick Bond Street on August 4th. (It is great to see SUQQU continue to expand in the UK.) To celebrate the opening, Blend Color Eyeshadow in 08 Mizuaoi from fall 2011 is back for a limited period at this counter. Also, SUQQU’s fall 2014 makeup collection will be released in the UK on August 21st.

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Maquia has posted images of SUQQU‘s fall 2014 Jewelry makeup collection along with some preliminary information on the collection.

The new variation of Blend Color Eyeshadow features eight shades, with both neutral and more vibrant ones. I am also looking forward to the new three-color eyeshadow palettes.

The collection will be released in Japan on August 1st. Additional items, including a new emulsion-type foundation, will be released on September 5th.

See additional photos of the press event here. (The new lipsticks seem lovely!)

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Updated on July 10th, 2014:

Item information and images:

- Blend Color Eyeshadow (1 new variation, limited edition, ¥6800)

SUQQU Fall 2014 Makeup 1

(EX-21)
(images/info from www.cosme.net)

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SUQQU Eyebrow Liquid Pen R 01 Moss Green Fall 2010 Makeup 1

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Combining quality and ingenuity, SUQQU has been among the top Japanese beauty brands for years. From Clear Veil Powder from 2006 to Contour Shadows from 2009, SUQQU has been continuously developing products that enhance facial beauty in unique ways.  Today, I am highlighting another example, Eyebrow Liquid Pen R in 01 Moss Green.

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10th: YSL

YSL Spring 2014 Makeup Top 10 1

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YSL’s spring 2014 Flower Crush makeup collection features pink and purple, two of my favorite colors. The limited-edition Palette Flower Crush Eyes (pictured above) includes rose pink and dark cherry alongside lighter highlighting shades.

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SUQQU Summer 2014 Makeup 1

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SUQQU will release its summer 2014 makeup collection in Japan on May 2nd. The collection includes:

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