Japanese makeup master Shu Uemura granted the Wall Street Journal a rare interview about his process and his company. The video reminds me of what we watched in art class, complete with dry but friendly translation, but the images of Japanese makeup shows make watching worth it. Also: He based his entire recent collection on Madonna, which is hysterical considering his first clients included Lucille Ball and Frank Sinatra.
Watch: Cartoon Karl Lagerfeld Gives Us a Sneak Peek at His New Shu Uemura Cosmetics Collab
Back in June, Karl Lagerfeld announced his latest project: A color cosmetics line for cult fave Japanese beauty brand Shu Uemura. Karl famously said