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Pollution: How Bad Is It For Your Skin?

Every well-beauty-educated girl worth her salt knows that good beauty is built upon a regimen that puts skin first. And if she’s read a magazine or blog or two, she knows that a) impurities are bad and b) hydration is … Continue reading

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Why Sephora China Can Learn A Thing Or Two From Sephora US

YIKES! I called it first! Sephora US has just launched Beauty Talk – the social community for beauty lovers everywhere. And I love it! I pitched a near identical idea to Sephora China a month ago, and now, I may … Continue reading

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China Elle Presents Global Beauties

In the October supplement of China ELLE, there was a pretty interesting article that seemed appropriate for discussion on this blog. It was a feature on “Global Beauties” – essentially, an investigation into beauty practices unique to each country. The … Continue reading

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Targeting the Chinese Male

One thing that struck me during my retail visits in China – hell, it struck me even just walking around and seeing the ads everywhere – is this: beauty brands, consumer products companies, ad agencies…are all clamoring for the attention … Continue reading

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The Beauty Benefits of Mooncake (Part II)

I wrote a post not too long ago extolling the beauty benefits of the traditionally rich, cholesterol laden, but oh-so-delicious mooncakes, in honor of Mid-Autumn Festival. See: https://beautifullyinternational.wordpress.com/2010/09/08/mooncake-season/ Now that Mid-Autumn Festival has come and gone, I wanted to share … Continue reading

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Beauty Tips For Every Blood Type

On my way home from Chinese lessons last week I stopped by the supermarket to buy a can opener and dish soap (not actually the easiest thing to find). On my way out, I picked up a Chinese fashion mag. … Continue reading

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The Beauty Obsession of a Nation

One of the reasons China is such an exciting beauty market is because there are so many women that have yet to form regular beauty habits and simply aren’t used to using make-up the way we’re used to seeing in … Continue reading

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