Designed for Millennials, the new WASO range from Japanese skincare brand Shiseido, has been crafted to empower Millennials to feel beautiful in their own skin whatever their gender, nationality, age or status.
WASO is skincare that has been inspired by the holistic and natural Japanese food tradition of Washoku – using key ingredients like carrot, loquat, honey, tofu and white jelly mushroom to help balance and build younger skin’s resistance to stressors, as well as hydrate, target oiliness and visible pores and prevent the appearance of imperfections.
The range is suitable for all skin types, including sensitive, and is a consists of 7 key products:
- Colour Smart Oil Free Moisturiser Day – A mattifying, oil-free, tinted moisturizer that adapts to your skin color to enhance skin tone with long-lasting hydration. €35
- Colour Smart Oil Free Moisturiser – A skin-tone enhancing tinted day moisturizer that adapts to your skin color with long-lasting hydration. Broad Spectrum SPF 30 €35
- Quick Gentle Cleanser – A gentle refreshing, alcohol-free, oil-free honey-gel that foams without water to remove impurities and makeup. €25
- Fresh Jelly Lotion – An alcohol-free, gel-to-liquid softening lotion that infuses moisture for dewy, hydrated skin. €25
- Soft & Cushy Poliser – A gentle skin-refining exfoliator that polishes and scrubs away impurities while skin feels silky smooth. €28
- Clear Mega Hydrating Cream – A 24-hour moisturizing clear cream that hydrates and helps reduce the look of pores and prevent dryness. €35
- Quick Matte Oil Free Moisturiser – A 24-hour, oil-free, oil-balancing moisturizer that hydrates and mattifies. €35
With Japanese ingredients as key ingredients across the range, WASO products contain:
• Ninjin (carrot) – the moisturizers infused with the power of carrots nourishes skin, and keeps it feeling soft and plump.
• Biwa no ha (loquat leaf) – the moisturizers infused with the power of loquat leaves, hydrate and mattify skin so it has less visible pores and suppresses shine.
• Tofu – the skin smoother infused with the power of soy lecithin, refreshes skin so you can feel its smoothness immediately.
• Shiro-Kikurage (white jelly mushroom) – the lotion infused with the power of white jelly mushroom delivers hydration to plump skin from within*. *epidermis
• Hachimitsu (honey) – the cleanser infused with the power of honey removes impurities and refreshes skin, without stripping away essential moisture.
Shiseido WASO is available at Sam McCauley Chemists in North Main Street Wexford and Douglas Court Shopping Centre Cork. You can also buy selected WASO products online at sammccauley.com