Sinology Sunday: Mao Geping X The Forbidden Palace make-up collection

Emperor Kangxi endorses this eyeshadow palette.

The Forbidden Palace aka one of China’s hottest IP (they have their own variety show promoting  merch and collaborations with everything from a mobile game with Tencent to pickled goods with Li Ziqi) has another make-up collection, this time for Mao Geping’s new  Eastern Charms collection containing blush, eye shadow, all-purpose color palettes, lipsticks  and perfumes.

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The Forbidden Palace launches their own makeup line

The Forbidden Palace Museum store transacted over 1 billion RMB last year, and yet it’s still coming up with new ways to take all my money

After fans repeatedly asking for an original makeup line, The Forbidden Palace Museum has finally delivered with two beautiful makeup sets and two single items with both packaging and colors by the Forbidden Palace itself and the museum’s collections. Each piece costs between 66 – 160 RMB and can be brought on their taobao store (which now takes foreign credit cards and ships abroad).

P.S. I know it’s not Sunday but this news was too exciting to wait.

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