SK-II | Discover the secret to skin that appears ageless.
Behind the Brand
Grains of rice sifting through a set of hands

IT STARTED WITH SAKE

SK-II’s store begins in a Japanese brewery. The faces of longtime employees showed signs of age, like wrinkles, that were noticeable absent from their youthful hands. In studying the fermentation process, scientist discovered anti-aging Pitera™. Thirty years later, SK-II is a leading skincare brand, and the ingredient is still used.