Hada Labo Skin Lotion

Hada Labo Super Hyaluronic Acid Moisturising Lotion

The Hada Labo brand of moisturising lotion is super popular here in Japan, and two well-loved celebrities have recently been fronting the advertising campaigns – solo artists/idols Yamashita Tomohisa (aka Yamapi) and Maeda Atsuko (ex-AKB48). Yamapi is really quite handsome, and he has the most gorgeous, clear skin ever, even though he often looks like he…

Shu Uemura Red:Juvenus

Many of you reading my blog may know that I am an avowed Shu Uemura fan. If it’s by Shu, I’ll be the first one out of the starting blocks. The number of times I’ve gone up to the counter and gazed at all of the products adoringly while the sales assistants look on with…

Shu Uemura, how do I love thee? Let me count the ways… 6

Stage Performer Instant-Glow Immediate Radiance Skin Perfecting Cream I debated with myself for the longest time before splurging on this baby. After having seen the rave reviews it has garnered, I just had to try it for myself. “Japan’s notorious sweltering summer is just around the corner,” I told myself. Indeed, as soon as one…