Why Sake Is The Next Big Thing In Skincare
The extent of your sake knowledge might end at the drink menu from your favorite sushi restaurant, but this Japanese drink, brewed from fermented rice, does more than just make happy hour that much better. Because it’s rich in exfoliating enzymes, sake gently removes dead skin cells from the surface without stripping you of needed moisture. And the best part is the fun doesn’t stop at your complexion. Ahead, eight beauty products infused with our favorite Eastern brew—no hangover in sight.
This vegan toner is a major triple threat. Sake, which is packed with enzymes, amino acids, malic acid, minerals and vitamins, soften skin and give it a dewy glow. White mulberry, shiitake mushroom, licorice and citrus balances skin tone and lightens dark spots. Lastly, hyaluronic acid hydrates and plumps.
Fermented Rice Soften + Brighten Toner100% Pure $39SHOP NOW
Add this bath gel to a warm tub of water after a long day. The blend of sake, ginger and pine extract increases circulation and warms you up, inducing a purifying sweat that eliminate toxins. Enzymes in the sake also hydrate and smooth your skin from head to toe.
Rice Sake BathFresh $82SHOP NOW
This essence smooths pores, hydrates and promotes healthy skin elasticity to prevent wrinkles. It also works over time to diminish the look of dark spots. Soak a cotton pad and swipe it all over your face in the morning and before bed.
Facial Treatment EssenceSK-II $179SHOP NOW
This milky formula removes dirt and oil while also brightening skin.
Sake Cleansing Water No-Rinse Makeup Remover and CleanserBoscia $23SHOP NOW