Uji near Kyoto is one of the best areas in Japan for green tea and among the companies using it to create unique offerings for the city's very demanding consumers, Gion Tsujiri stands out for its consistency (it has been around since 1860), its top-quality products, and its imaginative ways of using tea. Like the Gion Tsujiri Kyoto Matcha Lip Cream, a balm with a wonderful matcha tea flavor and fragrance!
Coming in a beautiful bamboo container, the Gion Tsujiri Kyoto Matcha Lip Cream has as its main ingredient the oil of a plant called yucha. In the West, it is known as tea oil camellia and belongs to same family as tea. Traditionally used in the manufacture of soap and other cosmetics, it's perfect for keeping your lips moisturized and soft to the touch. And since it comes from the hands of some of the best tea specialists in Kyoto, it also has a delicious matcha tea flavor and fragrance!
Specs and Features:
- Fragrance: matcha green tea
- No artificial fragrance
- Dimensions: 80 x 23 x 23 mm (3.1 x 0.9 x 0.9")
- Contains: yucha (tea oil camellia) oil
- Comes in bamboo container
- Made in collaboration with Kyoto Shabonya soap maker