While working as a makeup artist in Hollywood in the late 1960’s, Mr. Shu Uemura discovered the extraordinary power of oils for makeup removal. Creating the legendary Unmask Facial Cleansing Oil, he was the first to transform the beauty industry by introducing the beneficial properties of oils in his products. Embracing his remarkable heritage, today his legendary expertise in oils continues with Essence Absolue, Cleansing Oil Shampoo, Essential Drops, and most recently the Essence Absolue Oil-in-Cream.
Onsen is known in Japan for its purification properties to cleanse and nourish. Onsen Inspired Ferment is drawn from volcanic sources, situated 2000m deep off the California coast and is renowned for its ancestral benefits on mind & body.