MAKE UP FOR EVER Opening reception party at GINZA SIX

MAKE UP FOR EVER has finally made its way to Ginza, Tokyo, and I had the honor of getting the party started at the GINZA SIX store opening reception event. GINZA SIX is one of the newest high-end department stores in Tokyo, and the night of the event was crowded with bloggers, influencers and shoppers. … Continue Reading

RMK Color Mosaic Summer Collection 2017

RMK‘s new summer collection, “Color Mosaic,” has beauty lovers in Japan on their toes. For their spring collection, they had an impressive presentation as well as beautiful displays of past collections to familiarize the guests with the history of RMK (see post here). This time, they held an all-day event where guests could freely attend … Continue Reading

RMK 20th Anniversary & 2017 S/S Collection Party

RMK hosted its 20th anniversary party, alongside their 2017 Spring/Summer collection pre-launch. Their trademark “cute pinks” and “chic beiges” made their way to the newest collection, which were displayed for the guests to view and try on themselves. And this time, RMK grandly displayed products from past collections over the last 20 years, allowing us … Continue Reading

My first article for Cosmopolitan Japan

My first article as contributor for Cosmopolitan Japan is now up on their website! Introducing 5 bold lip colors from 5 different brands for an easy fall makeup look. The article is in Japanese, but there are photos and links for all the lip colors I recommend. You can read the article here on Cosmopolitan … Continue Reading

Guerlain La petite Robe noire blue lounge party

Guerlain celebrated the launch of their new series, La petite Robe Noire, which includes a beautiful fragrance, lipstick and nail color. For the woman who travels the world in style. ゲランがラ プティットローブ ノワールのローンチを記念したパーティーを開催しました。青をテーマにした新フレグランス、そしてリップとネイルカラーが登場。世界を旅する、スタイリッシュなトラベラーのために♡  

NARS summer makeup essentials

Battling the summer humidity in Japan has always been a topic of frustration for me for the past 4 years. And over the years, having my makeup done by professionals at work and reading beauty blogs and articles has opened up my eyes about how to do makeup the “right” way. It’s not just the … Continue Reading

Matte liquid lipsticks

  My recent obsession: liquid lipsticks with a matte finish. I always thought lipsticks were the only option for anything close to a matte lip color, but these are just revolutionary. Japanese girls tend to gravitate towards really glossy lip colors, but I’m a “matte” girl through and through. Some brands I picked up: Maybelline … Continue Reading

RMK UV Liquid Foundation launch

RMK, a Japanese cosmetics brand, recently released their UV Liquid Foundation. With a silky consistency and light application, this is probably the ideal foundation for warm summer months. RMK has a great selection of foundations from gel liquid to powder, which I love. The white layout at this pop up shop was so cute especially … Continue Reading

happy valentine’s day

It’s Sunday, it’s Valentine’s Day, and I’m getting ready for my day with these makeup essentials. NARS is always an absolute favorite, but I love Maybelline for eyes and the NAKED 2 eyeshadow palette makes a perfectly subtle smokey eye. When I want something different with my eyeliner, I go with my red RMK liquid … Continue Reading

YSL Beauté Lumiere DIVINE

My new favorites in precious gold ♥︎ もっと綺麗を目指して!