Every year, Shu Uemura collaborates with an artist for a themed limited edition collection. Shu Uemura has worked with the likes of lithographer Ai Yamaguchi, manga artist Aya Takano, and photographer Mika Ninagawa just to name a few. For 2012, Shu Uemura’s limited edition collection features kimono designer Mamechiyo.
- Fuji (Wisteria) – Shu Uemura High Performance Balancing Cleansing Oil / Shu Uemura UV Underbase Mousse Beige
- Sakura (Cherry Blossoms) – Shu Uemura Fresh Pore Clarifying Gentle Cleansing Oil / Shu Uemura UV Underbase Mousse Pink
- Botan (Peony) – Shu Uemura Cleansing Beauty Oil Premium A/O / Shu Uemura UV Underbase BB Mousse
- Ume (Japanese Plum) – Shu Uemura Whitefficient Clear Brightening Gentle Cleansing Oil / Shu Uemura Whitefficient UV Underbase Mousse Pink Purple