Look, ma, all those hours spent playing Super Mario Bros. on Nintendo — the O.G. version, the one before the 64! #datingmyself #nerdalert — were *not* a waste of time (“You should be reading the dictionary instead of playing games, Karen!”), because now I’m one of select few ’80s video game enthusiasts/beauty lovers who totally gets all the references in the Shu Uemura holiday collection.
See, that’s Mario swimming among the sea creatures in the underwater levels on the and , and on the hair oil, .
Oh, and the pipe on the hair jar and the brick walls on the lipstick tubes! And the Star Charm dangling from the Lash Curler!