Shiseido’s Venetian Rose (RS711) Perfect Rouge Lipstick ($25 at Sephora, Nordstrom) is described as a “rosy mauve”, and that’s exactly right. I was looking for a mauve that didn’t have too much blue for my warm undertones, and this was the color.
Shiseido’s Boudoir (PK 403) Eyeshadow Trio is, well, PINK. Just in case you thought (as I did), “This is the sort of color scheme I always think I can’t pull off but maybe I can”, I have to say this little palette is not just pink, but actually fully qualifies as PINK. Also, RED.
Shiseido’s Strata Luminizing Satin Eye Color Trio (BR307) ($33) is a brown-gold eyeshadow palette that will flatter most skin tones. The formula here is a remarkably smooth and finely milled powder that melts into the skin. As “satin” as the formula looks in the pan, there’s a hint of shimmer suspended all through it when […]
Shiseido has released a limited edition blush called the Camelia compact (Macy’s exclusive, $36). The compact itself and the powder within “feature Shiseido’s cherished camellia motif in celebration of Shiseido’s 140th Anniversary”. It features a small amount of red powder, a small amount of white, and a larger amount of pink. Despite appearances, it’s actually all matte finish.