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The Atlanta Journal and Constitution

New books take fresh looks at beauty, fashionBy SAMANTHA CRITCHELL December 9, 2001 If you’ve got fashionistas on your list of holiday gift recipients — and who doesn’t? — the bookstore nearest you could be the best place for one-stop shopping. The current assortment of new titles will appeal to varying tastes and interests. And, […]

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AsianWeek.com

Asian Beauty ReviewDec. 7 – Dec. 13, 2001 I dont know how to put on make-up  so Kimuras full-color beauty bible could be really helpful. She outlines basics, everything from what a powder brush or a flat-head eyeshadow brush is and why exactly I would want one. Kimura who grew up in Southern California, where […]

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gmtoday

Makeup artist is an Asian Beauty December 11, 2001NEW YORK – An Asian womans eyes are both her best asset and her biggest challenge when it comes to putting on her makeup. There are wonderful colors and great tools out there to highlight the exotic beauty of Asians eyes, says Los Angeles makeup artist Margaret […]

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Jade Magazine.com

10 Questions with Makeup Artist Margaret KimuraWhen it comes to our makeup techniques, it’s usually just an altered version of what we’ve gleaned from magazines and books for non-Asians. Sure, we know that eyeliner and eyeshadow can open up your eyes or give you a sexy evening look. But what if you don’t have the […]

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The Philadelphia Inquirer

January 3, 2002 Thursday CITY-D EDITION A makeup book for women of Asian descent – and all othersRod Stafford Hagwood KNIGHT RIDDER NEWS SERVICE Asian American women traditionally have had to rely on beauty guides that enhance the features of white women. Yet makeup artist Margaret Kimura says all women can learn some valuable lessons […]

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Generationrice.com

Review ASIAN BEAUTY by YUNJI CHOAs a self-professed make-up junkie, I have amassed beauty products that can easily open a shop rivaling that of Sephora’s. In my heydays, just about every week I had an appointment scheduled at make-up counters in department stores. I kept going in a hope of finding the latest and the […]

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Canoe.com

Review Asian Beauty made beautiful By IVANA TAVERNESEGrowing up in Los Angeles, Margaret Kimura felt like she didn’t fit in. Being of Japanese decent, Kimura says she didn’t fit the ‘typical’ Asian profile because she was a lot heavier than the stereotype. She says she didn’t feel like she fit the American profile either because […]

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Brainpoop

Review December 4, 2001The best thing we bought at Barnes & Noble was a book called “Asian Beauty” by Margaret Kimura. This is a great book. One of the biggest complaints I’ve heard from Asian women is that they can’t find any books on beautification that were written for Asian women. After all, while beauty […]

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NY Daily News Arts and Lifestyle

Thursday, November 29, 2001Asian Beauty By ALEV AKTAR and AMY DiLUNA Daily News Feature Writers hen Lisa Ling was a young girl, she never saw anyone in fashion magazines or on “The Brady Bunch” and “Three’s Company” who looked like her. “At a certain level, I couldn’t relate,” writes the TV host in the foreword […]

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