Trip to Tokyo? Here are the products to take with you and a beauty address to try
Chaotic, huge, extremely inspiring: Tokyo it is one of the most populated cities in the world. And, for beauty lovers, it is also one of the capitals of beauty, between millennial rituals and must-have products with a manga soul.
The advice of Grazia.it: Shiseido SpaJapanese beauty brand par excellence, Shiseido is based in Ginza, the most elegant district of the capital. Arranged on four floors, inside you can find the whole Shiseido world and personalized services to try: from the beauty session, one private advice entirely dedicated to your skin to understand its characteristics, problems and solutions, at Espace Clé de Peau Beaté, the spa where you can free your mind and choose treatments for the face or body up to consultancy with a hair stylist and make-up artist to give new life to your look. The treatment to try? Synactif Concentré, 135 minutes of pure well-being thanks to a draining massage.
The beauty routine to pack
Perfumes with sparkling notes, in some cases even electric that recall the "psychedelicity" of the city, ingredients and decorations that are inspired byHanami - literally "admire the flowers" - the moment of maximum flowering of the cherry blossom celebrated throughout the country with picnics in the parks. ginseng and treatments for alabaster skin like that of the Japanese, brushes kabuki and make-up with bright shades worthy of Akihabara, the manga district par excellence.
Japanese Orange Molton BrownThe protagonist is the yuzo, a sacred fruit because it balances the energy flows. With this philosophy, the Molton Brown line was born, suitable for those who need to envelop the body in well-being and positivity.
Cherry Blossom FlorisA tribute to hanami, this fragrance recreates the olfactory atmosphere of this millenary Japanese custom thanks to the notes of cherry blossom, osmanthus, peony and pink pepper.
Sakura Flower SephoraSuper colorful and with a vaguely manga soul, Sakura Flower is a cherry blossom scented shower gel.
Ginseng Shot Mask ErborianGinseng is famous for its moisturizing and smoothing properties, which are very useful after long hours of flying before landing in Tokyo. We find it in generous quantities in this fabric mask that gives brightness to the skin, restores firmness and reduces signs of expression and fatigue.
Kabuki Ita Brush NarsCompact, small and flat, this brush is the ideal size for travel and its angled bristles make it ideal for applying loose powder and colored powders, therefore perfect for blending and contouring.
Fleur de Cerisier Hand Cream L’Occitane Rich in shea butter, the XS size of this hand cream smells of cherry blossom. Always carry with you.
Tokyo Bloom The Different CompanyThe idea of the nose was to enclose the Japanese spring in the bottle: the colony celebrates what is called the "fifth season" between spring and summer, that is the cherry blossom through the flowery notes of cherry blossom and grass.
Tokyo Musk Blood ConceptJuniper, cypress and myrtle berries, sandalwood and musk for an eau de toilette that tells the duality of Japanese culture, avant-garde and at the same time millennial.
Optim-Eyes Patch FilorgaEye patches with anti-fatigue action rich in vitamin PP which stimulates microcirculation, cornflower water and carrageenan gel so as to restore vitality to the eyes in just 15 minutes. Their shape is reminiscent of Ying and Yang.
Moonlight Cream Diego dalla PalmaIt is a sleeping mask inspired by oriental evening skincare: the treatment has restorative properties for wrinkles, skin sagging, relaxation and dehydration. It works during the hours of sleep.
Vernis à Lèvres Primary Color Edition YSLLimited edition, Blue Amplifier is an intense turquoise for lips with an unusual shade. An easy-to-see make-up style in Tokyo's coolest neighborhoods.