5 Tips to Self-Care with Shu
In need of some at home self-care ideas? Have a little extra-time on your hands? Elevate your self-care routine with our healthy-hair solutions for every hair type, whether you have 5 minutes or 5 hours. Treat your hair to a spa day with these at-home hair masks and hair treatments that are sure to give your tresses the little bit of extra love that they deserve.
do a deep-
conditioning hair mask
Treat your hair to the ultimate indulgence with any of our hair masks. Whether you are looking for hair volume, hydration, color-care, or an ultimate reset - our range of hair masks address any hair concern. Sit back, relax, take a bath, read a book, - whatever your wind-down activity of choice, enjoy it while letting your hair drink in in the powerful ingredients and benefits of our most intensive hair treatments.
Pro Tip: While our masks only need 5-10 minutes to do the trick, try leaving them on for a longer amount of time (30-60 min) in order to enhance the results even more!shop now
try a treatment bun
Don’t have time for a hair mask? You can still care for your hair while achieving a super sleek style with a treatment bun. Start by applying a nourishing hair oil such as Essence Absolue Nourishing Protective Hair Oil. Our best-selling hair oil is formulated with camellia oil that rapidly absorbs deep into the hair fiber to control frizzy hair and leave healthy-looking soft strands with enhanced shine. Warm up the oil by rubbing it between the palms of your hands and then distribute evenly through your mid-lengths to ends. Smooth your hair back and wrap into a low bun. Leave in place as you go throughout your day - your locks will thank you later.shop now
develop a night-time haircare routine
You’ve heard of a night-time skincare routine, but what about a night-time haircare routine? Our founder, Mr. Shu Uemura believed in the idea of holistic beauty that traversed the realms of skincare, beauty, and hair. You treat your skin with detailed routines every night so why not give that same attention to your strands and wake up to flawless hair? Our Essence Absolue Overnight Hair Serum softens and nourishes mid-lengths to ends, while taming frizzy hair and unruly strands to improve manageability for advanced night care. This light cream formula infused with Japanese Red Camellia Oil, is non-greasy, quick absorbing and pillow proof. Apply as a night-time hair treatment and your locks will be smooth, hydrated and rejuvenated come morning ready for styling.shop now
scalp massage with essence absolue hair oil
It is no secret that one of the best parts of visiting
the salon is getting your hair washed while your stylist soothingly massages your scalp. Why not recreate this ritualistic experience at home? Scalp massages
not only feel great but they are known to boost blood flow and even believed to promote hair growth. Try giving yourself a scalp massage before you head into the shower. Because oil cleanses oil, our Essence Absolue Nourishing Hair Oil will not only elevate the sensorial experience of your massage with its delicate fragrance, but it will also help break up the oils on your scalp to aidin a better cleanse with your regular shampoo once you step into the shower.
give your hair color a refresh
Haven’t been to the salon recently? Give your hair color a refresh with our Color Lustre Shades Reviving Hair Balm in Cool or Golden Blonde. Whether you have highlighted, balayaged, or all over blonde hair, this colored hair conditioner restores the vibrancy of blonde hair and lets you hold on to that just-colored feeling. This silicone-free, shade reviving, nourishing hair balm is designed as a post-shampoo hair treatment that refreshes and intensifies platinum or golden tones, while preventing fading between salon visitsshop now