Gentle cleanser Japanese cosmetics brand Shu Uemura has launched a foaming cleansing water. It contains an amino acid for softening and gently removes impurities while retaining the skin's natural balance. The cleanser also contains African ruscus root extract which is said to stimulate circulation. Available from Shu Uemura counters for $180. One for the road Queen has put together a luxury travel kit ideal for a short summer trip. The set includes a hand and body cream (2oz) fragranced with the Indonesian ylang ylang flower and shea butter, a bubble bath scented with rose and ylang ylang (2oz), and a mini soap bar (1.4oz) derived from Moroccan rose and African gardenia. The set is packaged in a stylish case. Available from Sistyr Moon in Windsor House, Causeway Bay and Sistyr Sistyr on 13 Wyndham Street, Central. Price: $176.