Matcha is a the green goddess of the moment, infusing our tea and coffee as well as our makeup bags. Packed with antioxidants, it’s the wonder ingredient that’s antibacterial and anti-ageing .
We’ve got the lowdown on the best Japanese- inspired infusions to energise your skin.
1. Nails Inc Gloucester Crescent Nail Polish
Infused with sweet almonds, this blue-grey polish is the perfect colour for January. The mixture of almond oil and matcha helps to protect and moisturise nails which encourages strength and growth.
£15, Nails Inc, Buy it now
2. Origins RitualiTea Matcha Madness Revitalizing Powder Face Mask
At its most basic form, this matcha powder mask can help restore and revitalise the skin’s texture. Mix with water to create a creamy formula that’s just right for lathering onto the skin.
£30, Harrods, Buy it now
3. Plant Apothecary Matcha Antioxidant Face Mask
White clay meets matcha in this face mask, which combats puffiness- ideal to use after a night of excess or little sleep. Ideal for all skin types, it’ll sooth and cleanse the skin.
£24, Content Beauty Wellbeing, Buy it now
4. Skinowl Beauty Bar Kit
Meet your next in-shower must-have: the beauty bar that’s vegan and gluten free. Packed with essential oils, it’ll brighten and hydrate as well as delay the anti-ageing process.
£36, Cult Beauty, Buy it now
5. L’Objet Rose Noir Bath Salts
Not just a pretty package, the black violet glass helps to block UV rays, meaning the natural formula of these bath salts will be preserved for longer. Epsom salts will help to draw out toxins, whilst the sweet scent of Rose Noir will have you running a bath every day.
£55, The Conran Shop, Buy it now