beauty biz

  • Shu Uemura to Cease US Operations

    In major “get it while you can” news, L’Oreal is apparently pulling the plug on the Shu Uemura line in the United States. When they changed the formulation of the Nobara creme foundation – which was one of the best foundations ever produced – and then when Mr. Uemura passed away, you just knew something […]

  • The September Issue

    US vogue september issue 2007

    I made time in my schedule recently to go see the movie “The September Issue”. I did so because I feel it’s an important movie for folks in the beauty/fashion/magazine/etc aspect of the creative industries to go see. For those who don’t know, “The September Issue” follows the creation of an issue of American Vogue […]