Must-Attend Fashion and Makeup Shows in Asia

Must-Attend Fashion and Makeup Shows in Asia

Must-Attend Fashion and Makeup Shows in Asia


If you are a young fashion enthusiast and a newbie in the fashion world, it is always best for you to surround yourself with other fashion enthusiasts. That is because most of them will also try to surround themselves with fashion enthusiasts, especially the more experienced ones.


Fashion enthusiasts typically attend fashion events where they can get inspirations for their upcoming creations and meet like-minded people whom they could work with in the future.


Fashion enthusiasts are usually aware of the latest fashion trends and events. They also have connections with fashion models, designers and makeup pengantin.


You can find them from blogs, YouTube, Instagram or fashion events. In this article, we have compiled some of the must-attend fashion and makeup shows in Asia. Read on and mark your calendar!


International Exhibition for Cosmetics and Beauty Products Cosmoprof Asia


Get ready for the 23rd edition of Cosmoprof Asia that will take place from the 14th to 16th November, 2018. Due to its ‘1 fair 2 venues’ success, this year’s event will continue to be held across two venues. This year’s highlight is the cosmetics supply chain with the rebranding of the event at AsiaWorld-Expo (AWE) as “Cosmopack Asia”.


Cosmopack Asia will host companies that will be representing the entire cosmetics supply chain, from raw materials and ingredients to packaging.


From the 14th to 16th November, 2018,you can expect to see exhibitors of finished products, such as cosmetics and toiletries, natural and organic, beauty salon, hair salon, as well as nail and accessories, at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC).


Please note that this fair is for trade only. Anyone under 18 years of age will not be allowed to join.


Date and venue: 13 – 15 November, 2018 (Tue – Thur) at AWE

                           14 – 15 November, 2018 (Wed – Fri) at  HKCEC


Asia’s Premier Fashion Event — CENTRESTAGE


This year’s event was held in the month of September in Hong Kong. The event featured some of the region’s best talents and fashion brands. It is a great place for worldwide markets to get in touch with Asia’s fashion brands and design labels.


The 3rd edition of the event is certainly a wonderful place for networking, where fashion enthusiasts and businesses can meet and develop new relationships. One of the event’s highlights was the finale of Hong Kong Young Fashion Designers’ Contest 2018 (YDC). YDC has been supporting local designer talents for the past 40 years.


If you missed this year’s CENTRE STAGE, there will be more in the following years. Expect captivating runway shows, trend forecasting talks and more!


The Largest Trade Fair for Beauty and Spa Industries in Japan Beautyworld Japan


If you love beauty and bath products, then you are going to like Beautyworld Japan, an event that will be featuring 800 brands, entertaining live performances, interesting conferences and seminars, as well as makeup and nail championships. 33,000 people from all around the globe are expected to be there.


At the event, top professionals from the cosmetics and spa industries will be demonstrating their latest cosmetics inventions and findings.


It is a great opportunity for people (from fashion and beauty industry) to expand their businesses worldwide and grow their network. This event is highly recommended for fashion bloggers stylists, makeup artists and fashion clothing business owners.


Date: 13 – 15 May, 2019


Venue: Tokyo Big Sight, Koto, Japan


Malaysian International Exhibition and Conference on Cosmetics, Beauty and Spa — Cosmobeauté Asia


In the beauty world, fashion and makeup are not the only thing that matter; skin beauty matters, too.


Happening in July 2019, Cosmobeauté Asia is an event that attracts skincare experts and enthusiasts to work together in growing the beauty and cosmetic industry, and it aims to reach out to trade buyers from the region’s beauty and health, and fitness sectors, as well as top-end consumers.


Why you should attend this event:


  • Cosmobeauté is a reliable platform for providing business opportunities in the Aesthetic beauty, cosmetic, hair, nail and spa industry.
  • This is where exhibitors, importer, suppliers and consumers meet.


Date: 15 – 18 July, 2019


Venue: Putra World Trade Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


The First Edition — MakeUp In Shanghai


The first edition of MakeUp in Shanghai will be held in April 2019 alongside Luxe Pack Shanghai. No, they are not going to compete with one another; instead, they are going to complement one another.


How? The MakeUp In team will showcase the historical success of Luxe Pack Shanghai. Both events are special in their own ways and have different entrances and show sceneries.


So if you have any plans to travel to China, why not take a trip to the event? It is highly recommended to fashion and makeup enthusiasts. There is going to be a lot to see, anyway. China is a huge market!


Date: 10 – 11 April, 2019


Venue: Shanghai Exhibition Centre, Shanghai, China


The Leading Event in Asia Pacific for Personal Care Ingredients — in-Cosmetics Asia 2018


Happening this coming October, in-Cosmetics 2018 will be bringing over 450 international exhibitors of ingredients, fragrances, lap tools, testing and regulatory solutions with more than 10,300 Asia Pacific personal care makers.

What makes the event special is that it is launch place for the innovations in ingredients and technologies in Asia Pacific, where visitors will get free education and consumer insights.


in-Cosmetics Asia also offers networking and business opportunities to personal ingredients community in the region.


Registration is now open. Register before the 28th of October doe free entry. You will save THB 300!


The event is highly recommended to makeup artists and beauty enthusiasts.


Date: 30 October – 1 November, 2018


Venue: BITEC Bangkok, Thailand


Japan’s Largest Show for Cosmetics — Cosme Tokyo


Happening several months from now, Cosme Tokyo, which is Japan’s largest trade fair specialising in cosmetics, will open its doors to 780 exhibitors from 25 countries. It is going to be the biggest in the show’s history!


Its exhibitors will be amongst manufacturers or trading companies dealing in:


  • Skincare
  • Organic/natural cosmetics
  • Colour cosmetics
  • Spa beauty
  • Body and hair care
  • Fragrance
  • Men’s care


Its visitors, on the other hand, will be amongst:


  • Distributors
  • Importers/wholesalers
  • Retailers (cosmetic, lifestyle and online shops, and departments stores)
  • Salons, spas and hotels


And fashion and beauty enthusiasts like fashion bloggers, makeup artists, models, fashion writers, etc.


This event is absolutely awesome, especially for makeup artists, as it will be featuring all kinds of cosmetic exhibits from around the world. Indeed, Cosme Tokyo is the best place to be if you want to expand your cosmetic business in Japan or all around Asia!


Free admission if you have the exhibition ticket. You can find the free ticket here. Without a ticket, you will be required to pay JPY 5,000 per person. Please note that the exhibition is open to trade and those under 18 years of age are not allowed to enter.


Date: 30 January – 1 February, 2019


Venue: Makuhari Messe, Japan


The Nation’s Largest Lifestyle and Fashion Trade Platform — Malaysia Fashion Week 2018


The Malaysia Fashion (MFW) is happening soon, so if you are a fashionista looking for inspirations for your upcoming creations, this is the place to be in November! The event will be featuring talented designers from 15 countries, a stylish gala event and a trade exhibition.


For the Spring/Summer 2018 ‘Fashion to Art’, visitors can expect to see Malaysian designers under the Malaysia Fashion Showcase (MFS) banner and other Asian designers under the Mercedes-Benz STYLO Asia Fashion Week (MBSAFW) banner.


What MFS will be unveiling is Malaysia’s best of the best collections – a great celebration of Malaysia’s fashion for the world. As for MBSAFW, visitors can expect to see over 100 designers from more than 16 Asian countries showcasing their collections using MFW as a platform.


Date: 18 – 22 October, 2018


Venue: MATRADE Exhibition and Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


Asia Leading Fashion Accessories Trade Show for Mid-high End Fashion Products — Fashion Access


The leading fashion accessory trade show, Fashion Access, is happening in March 2019, where top quality Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM), Original Design Manufacturers (ODM) suppliers and independent brands of leather goods, fashion accessories, footwear and more. They are all for Spring/Summer collections.


Fashion Access is an excellent event for fashion enthusiasts because it is:


  • The best place for sourcing bags, leather goods, footwear, fashion accessories and more.
  • Perfect for OEM to produce designs.
  • Features cool fashion brands with interesting, new collections.


Date: 13 – 15 March, 2019


Venue:Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong.


Are you coming to any of these events? If you are, for what reasons? We would love to hear from you!