Shu Uemura

Trending-Music Festival Beauty: Coachella Beauty Must-Haves

Trending-Music Festival Beauty: Coachella Beauty Must-Haves

It’s weekend number two of Coachella, and that means a new line up of beauty must-haves to keep you looking and feeling fresh for your day of partying in the desert sun. From head to toe, we have your music festival must-haves. 1. Keep Skin Hydrated Try: Tata Harper Hydrating Floral Essence $89 A moisturizing […]

Beauty News: NEW SHU Uemura x Kye Limited-Edition Artist Collection

Beauty News: NEW SHU Uemura x Kye Limited-Edition Artist Collection

 SHU Uemura has collaborated with Kye for the brand’s second-ever Limited-Edition Artist Collection, launching this Monday, April 18th! As a luxury brand always on the cusp of industry trends, SHU Uemura created this collection with Korean powerhouse Kathleen Kye to represent the latest in Korean beauty. Both SHU Beauty AND SHU Hair joined forces to unveil a […]

Gift Guide: Top 10 Makeup Kits for Every Woman on Your List

Gift Guide: Top 10 Makeup Kits for Every Woman on Your List

Every self-respecting Blinging Beauty know that makeup is a must-have. Whether she is a girl who loves a plethora of color, or the bare basics, we have a makeup palette for every woman on your gift list.     1.  She wants it all! Give her: SEPHORA COLLECTION Color Festival Blockbuster Palette $49.50 A festive, dazzling […]

Spring Trend: Bright Lips

Don’t you love lips that say “Look at me!”? This this spring demands that you paint your pout in none other than the brightest and prettiest colors in beautyland.  Leona Lewis does bright red right and Rihanna rocks a pair of pink lips like no one else.  And she does a fine job with orange […]

Ciara’s Hot Look at the 52nd Annual Grammy Awards

I recently became Director of Glamour at Mahogany Butterfly and I’m get to work with some awesome makeup artists and writers.  My friend Nalo Jones wrote a piece about Ciara’s pretty look at the Grammy’s and I thought I would share it here: Ciara’s makeup for the 52nd Annual Grammy Awards was clean, fresh, and […]

Fierce Friday: Secret Weapon — Go Faux (Lashes)

As much as I love mascara, I love faux lashes even more. I just can’t see to get them on straight any longer.  (52 has it’s downside)  Anyway, there is no better way to get fierce than to slap on some lashes and bat your way to the front of the line at the club, […]

Collectible Beauty Bling: Check Out the Prettiest Cosmetics Packaging of the Season

I’m a collector.  It’s a horrible vice. But fortunately I have pretty specific items I collect – Deco Era bar ware, elephants, antique lace,  different jewelry, tabletop books, and black amethyst glass.  And that list doesn’t include my antique furniture and art collection.  However, since I’m this die hard beauty junkie, I have also been […]

Simple Pleasures — How About a New Lipstick?

I’ve been hit by our economic  downturn as have most of my friends.  It’s pretty distressing to see savings and investments go down the drain.  Or to lose a job or a home for that matter.  But, do we have to live in a state of deprivation?  Well, I couldn’t get that fall Dior bag I […]