Kose Co., Ltd.
Realized through a partnership between Kose and Aman, a new skin care series that allows you to enjoy Aman’s unique luxury experience at home – OEM consignment by Kose, to be released at Aman spas and boutiques from January 2023 –
Kose Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Chuo-ku, Tokyo, President: Kazutoshi Kobayashi) is a global lifestyle brand “Aman Essentials” developed by AMAN CO., LTD. (Headquarters: Switzerland, CEO Brad Doronin). ], we cooperated in the development of the newly released skin care series “Aman Essential Skin” (5 items, 5 types), and started offering products by OEM (manufacturing of other companies’ brand products). From January 11th, 20 countries around the world including Japan In addition to being sold at Aman Tokyo, it will be used for treatments at Aman Spas around the world, including Aman Tokyo. [Image
In our medium- to long-term vision “VISION2026”, we aim to “evolve into a company with a global presence”.
In addition, we define the “KOSE Beauty Partnership” as a relationship that enhances each other with all stakeholders (* 1).
Together with our stakeholders, we are working to evolve into a company with a global presence, explore new possibilities of beauty, and create a unique makeup culture and new value. “Global” in building relationships with customers
In addition, we have added “gender” and “generation” to “3G”, which is an acronym for each, as an expanded domain for our customers. We are promoting the creation of borderless fans regardless of gender or age. The relationship between Aman and our company will begin at
Amanyangyun (China) in October 2021, then at The Connaught (UK) in November,
Our high prestige brands at Aman Spa in Le Mélézin (France) and Aman Tokyo (Japan) in December
Facial and body treatment using items from the highest peak line of “COSME DECORTE” “AQ MELIORITY”
It started with the start of Mento (*2). Since then, we have developed a partnership between the two, and this time, Kose
“Aman Essential Skin” will be released, cooperating in the development and OEM consignment of products. This quotient
Aman’s worldview, which satisfies people’s minds and bodies through luxurious and extraordinary experiences, is combined with reliable function and quality.
A highly functional skin care series for a wide range of people, regardless of gender or age, that fuses Kose’s manufacturing that fulfills
(*1) Customers, business partners, distributors, investors, employees, business partners, competitors, government, environment, local communities, etc.
(*2) Released on October 28, 2021
https://www.kose.co.jp/company/ja/content/uploads/2021/10/20211028.pdf “Aman Essential Skin” protects against external factors such as UV rays and dryness that are unavoidable in daily life anywhere in the world.
Focus on environmental damage (*3). Purple brown rice bran extract, two botanical ingredients that have long been valued in Japan (*4) and indigo extract (*6) are blended to create skin that is moist, firm and glossy. We pursued a luxurious and comfortable feeling while using a prescription design that does not contain fragrance, alcohol (ethyl alcohol), parabens, sodium lauryl sulfate, and gluten. (*3) Rough skin, lack of firmness and luster (*4) Rice bran extract (*5) Eye leaf/stem extract
Clarifying Milk Cleanser (150mL) 14,300 yen (tax included)
A milk cleansing that melts and spreads to remove makeup and dirt without feeling burdensome. Formulated with phytosterol (*6), which has excellent moisturizing power, it removes old keratin and excess sebum while protecting moisture.
Skin A toner (150mL) 14,300 yen (tax included)
A moisturizing lotion that gently removes impurities from the skin while moisturizing it. A hypoallergenic formulation containing lactic acid (*7) and hyaluronic acid (*8), which is a moisturizing ingredient that the skin naturally possesses, leads to smooth and fine-textured skin.
Replenishing Face Serum (30mL) 31,900 yen (tax included)
A beauty essence that approaches damage such as rough skin and lack of firmness and luster caused by the external environment such as ultraviolet rays and dryness.
The fresh gel instantly blends in and penetrates deep into the stratum corneum, leading to healthy and translucent skin.
Radiance Face Cream (50mL) 37,400 yen (tax included)
A rich, thick cream that wraps the skin in a veil of moisture and protects it from external stresses such as dryness. Camellia oil (*9) and adenosine (*10) are blended to make the skin firm and glossy. Illuminate eye cream (20mL) 40,700 yen (tax included)
An eye cream that spreads smoothly like silk and spreads without feeling burdensome. Formulated with caffeine (*11) and peptides (*12), it moisturizes the delicate eye area and leads to firm and bright eyes.
(*6) Phytosterols (*8) Sodium hyaluronate (*9) Camellia seed oil (*12) Palmitoyl pentapeptide-4
(*7) is used to soften the stratum corneum
Through the OEM contract for this new skin care series, we will further deepen our partnership with Aman and support the luxurious and extraordinary experiences that Aman provides. At the same time, we see it as an opportunity to create contact points with new stakeholders around the world, including our customers, and evolve into a company with a global presence.
Comments from representatives of both companies
Aman Essentials CEO Christina Romanova
Aman Essentials aims to reflect the Aman lifestyle and deliver timeless, top-quality products. The birth of Aman Essential Skin is the beginning of a new series. Focused on valuing and preserving natural beauty. We use ingredients that are gentle and effective on the skin, and we deliver functional skin care products that
demonstrate outstanding power with a formula that is fragrance-free. I myself have been blessed with the opportunity to travel around the world like our customers, and I have recognized the importance of reducing the burden of environmental stress and keeping my skin healthy. After working with Kose for over two years, we developed Aman Essential Skin, a formula suitable for all skin types and needs. We have worked hard to ensure that our products are loved by everyone because they are pleasant to the touch and fun to use, and that maintenance becomes a natural daily habit.
Kose President Kazutoshi Kobayashi
Kose’s commitment to product manufacturing is to pursue not only safety and security, but also high efficacy and ultimate comfort. We have always created innovative products and led the Japanese market by challenging uncompromising quality, which can be said to be a craftsmanship, and by selecting raw materials that fulfill it. Two years have passed since we empathized with the worldview of Aman, which provides a unique luxury experience, and started creating new value together. am. If you enjoy “Aman Essential Skin” developed by Aman and us with attention to detail, you will be able to spend a blissful time that you have never experienced before for your skin and mind.
Aman was founded in 1988 as a collection of private resorts that combine the warmth of a private mansion with a luxury and
extraordinary experience that is always small and beautiful. . The concept was sent to the world from Amanpuri (a place of peace) on Phuket Island, which was born as the first resort. Aman currently has 34 resorts in 20 destinations, with 9 new properties under
construction. In breathtaking destinations, Aman transforms the mind, body and spirit through harmonious surroundings, transforming guests into extraordinary experiences. In addition, 12 Aman will offer private branded residences, making it possible to permanently realize the Aman lifestyle, which is sublimated from luxury to sanctuary. In 2020, we announced the new hotel brand “Janu”. Janu, which means ‘Soul’ in Sanskrit, advocates a unique approach to the hospitality industry, emphasizing more human engagement, playful expression, and ‘social wellness’ to better connect individuals and society. We will provide you with a unique experience. Janu plays a role in keeping the head and heart in balance and re-energizing the guest’s soul. Janu is Montenegro, Saudi Arabia
We are planning to open three locations in Al Ula in the north (both opening dates are undecided) and Tokyo (2023). Janu Montenegro will be the brand’s first property with the serviced residence concept, a place where you can fully immerse yourself in the Janu lifestyle. About Aman Essentials
Since its founding in 1988, Aman has provided guests with the opportunity to step away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and explore possibilities for a better self. With 34 resorts, hotels and private residences in 20 countries around the world, Aman seeks inspirational experiences and places to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life.
Aman’s holistic journey continues beyond the boundaries of hotels and resorts, and in 2018, Aman skin care was born, allowing you to get Aman’s unique lifestyle from the comfort of your own home. The success of Aman skin care has since followed with the supplement series SVA for maintaining optimal health and the Aman destination-inspired collection of seven scents launched in 2021. It led to the birth of “Fine Fragrance”. It is complemented by contemporary ready-to-wear and leather collections designed to fit seamlessly into the wardrobes of Aman guests.
Aman Essentials is a collection of daily items inspired by the world of Aman, available exclusively at online shops and Aman boutiques around the world.
About Kose Co., Ltd.
Founded in 1946, Kose is a “beauty creation company” that creates unique and beautiful values and cultures that combine wisdom and sensibility. Our founder, Kozaburo Kobayashi, aspired to manufacture and sell cosmetics that gave people hope and dreams, and was always passionate about providing high-quality cosmetics. For 76 years, we have continued to pursue brand marketing, research and development, and quality in cosmetics, and have delivered unique and highly safe products to the world. We always take on “challenges that are not an extension of the past” and work to provide new value that customers want. Our strength lies in high-value-added luxury cosmetics that bring together cutting-edge technology, and we offer a wide range of value in all areas from high-prestige to cosmetary (*13), including COSME DECORTE and SEKKISEI. We own 39 unique brands with unique characteristics and are operating in 40 countries and regions. In addition, our corporate message, “Beautiful Wisdom: For People, for the Earth,” is our sustainability policy.
(*13) Cosmetary: A coined word combining cosmetics and toiletries. For inquiries about “Aman Essential Skin” products and retailers, Available at Aman Tokyo Aman Spa 03-5224-3344.
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