The Wow Factor
Traditional Korean herbology teaches that skin restores its radiance while you sleep. Sulwhasoo believes if you take good care of your skin while you sleep, you can keep it soft at all times. Made with herbal extracts, pomegranate, walnut and root bark of mulberry tree, the brand's Overnight Vitalizing Treatment (HK$440) claims to form a strong moisture seal to help absorb moisturising, nourishing and restoring ingredients into the skin. Sulwhasoo is available at Harvey Nichols and Seibu.
Secrets of skin care
Many Asians are often bothered by large pores, oily skin and blackheads brought about by humidity and living habits. But Vichy claim to have discovered the solution to to oil control. Their value set (HK$320) includes cleansing gel, toner, thermal spa water spray, day- and night-moisturisers. Products available from the Vichy store in Causeway Bay.