I lived in Japan for many years; it is my home away from home. A Japanese aesthetic deeply informs much of red flower’s feel. In creating red flower japan, our first treatment collection, the design and graphics express the deep spiritual, emotional, symbolic, health, and ceremonial aspects of traditional onsen bathing. I have been to more than a hundred onsen, studied tea ceremony and ikebana, worked with the best graphic designers at shiseido and endlessly wandered the streets of tokyo, everywhere absorbing the beauty and power of “Japan”.
The launch of Midnight has left me thinking a lot about the attraction of night blooming flowers. To say I am obsessed with flowers is an understatement and sharing this wonder is an underlying urge of Red Flower.
Born out of the objective of naturally transforming skin through daily self-care with concentrated, potent ingredients, red flower introduces Illuminating Rose Collagen Renewal Face Serum – a toxin-free, multi-sensory treatment that contains the whole essential oil of 45 kg of rose Damascena petals and 10,000 cold-pressed cloudberry and raspberry seeds in every bottle for instantaneous benefits and radiant health.
When creating a list of your very favorite beauty products, what items come to mind? What are the requirements for a product to make the list?
The “Earthy Boho” bath Heather envisioned includes a suggestion for music, a good read and a candle to create a “happy place to chill out, meditate and swirl around” a Red Flower Cherry Blossom Rice Buff. She describes the Red Flower Cherry Blossom Rice buff as, “ a neater alternative to a scrub, this mesh bag contains exfoliating rice bran. Massage it into the skin and rinse.”
Why add a few drops of oil to the bath?
Chaga Mushroom is a very rare, hard-to-find mushroom, much sought after and very valuable on the market. Great, I thought and knowing my luck, I would never find one.
The geometric design for red flower hammam and the rich colors of burgundy, lapis blue, gold, pearl and silver are all inspired by this tapestry and extensive travels to my grandmother’s homeland in turkey. She described stories of her opulent childhood: from the richness of the sweetly boiled black coffee with lemon in gold demitasse cups, to the luminescent twinkle of sunlight through the cathedral like heights of the traditional hammam. these stories deeply influence the aesthetic experience of the red flower hammam collection.
red flower package design for bath house inspired treatment collections:
red flower’s three globally inspired therapeutic treatment collections are grounded in rich design and cultural heritage. Each line- red flower japan, red flower hammam and red flower nature- has a distinct and iconic graphic that is deeply symbolic yet holds universal qualities.
Cardamom amber oil is a study in devotion and deep relaxation, it is an olfactory journey through the spice route, combining the stimulating essential oils of clove, cardamom and the rare, headiness of sandalwood and amber that warm the skin and relax the body.