Who would not recognise the slender lady donned in a sailor uniform with super powers from the animated world? Yes, Sailor Moon is one of the most colourful characters of anime in our childhood. Girls adored her for her alpha female skills while the male population drooled over her sexy physique and playful character while fighting the bad guys along with her Sailor soldiers.
For those who are not familiar with Sailor Moon, it is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Naoko Takeuchi. It follows the adventures of a teenager named Usagi Tsukino (or Serena from the dubbed version) who transforms into Sailor Moon. Together with her diverse group of gal pals – the Sailor Soldiers – she battles a variety of villains to save Earth from annihilation.
The popularity of Sailor Moon has no boundaries. From its origin in Japan, it was translated into many different languages and televised in many continents. From being a manga series, it was transformed into an animated series, live-action series, and even into stage musicals. Sailor Moon can also be bought or seen in art books, trading figures, and video games. Two decades after its inception, Sailor Moon still draws a huge following from different parts of the globe.
This may be the reason why Bandai, after a few other cosmetic merchandises, unveiled the Sailor Moon-inspired eau de toilette perfume in its Miracle Romance cosmetic line. Not just to satisfy its loyal following or lure back its former fans but also to create a new fan base. Designed to appeal to the adult fans of the series, the eau de toilette was unveiled in the continuing celebration of the 20 years of Sailor Moon craze.
If you are not satisfied with just wearing Sailor Moon costume and make up for cosplay anymore, you can now also smell like the character you are portraying. According to Bandai Premium's Creer Beaute anime inspired cosmetic shop, the Sailor Moon perfume contains bergamot orange, green apple, lemon, and peach. The next layer consists of mixed with notes of rose, jasmine, and peony. The finally, the undertones consist of musk, amber, sandalwood, and vanilla.
The Sailor Moon perfume is said to feature a delightful blend of fruity floral and earthy tones, a very feminine scent that is pleasant to smell. Along with it, Miracle Romance’s previously launched Sailor Moon nail polish, lip balm, lipstick, eye liner and powder, this perfume will surely complete any Sailor Moon cosplayer’s ensemble.
If you are a fan of Sailor Moon, be prepared to squeal because the perfume’s bottle is a collector’s item itself. Its pink bottle can hold 50-ml or about 1.69 oz. in volume. Fittingly crowned with a moon as its lid, the bottle is also adorned with hearts, ribbons, and rhinestones.
Apart from that, fans will also love the box which is printed with an original Sailor Moon illustration. It is truly a work of art. The packaging is gorgeously designed that it can be a beautiful addition to any fan’s collection of Sailor Moon memorabilia. Due to its beautiful packaging, fans are not the only ones who will enjoy but also other perfume lovers out there.
This new fragrance from the Miracle Romance cosmetic line is not yet sold commercially. However, pre-orders can now be done on Bandai’s official shopping site, Premium Bandai.
The scheduled commercial release of this floral and citrus fragrance is in November. For the eager fans that can’t wait to order and be one of the first owners of this fragrance, you can take advantage of Bandai Premium’s pre-order scheme and excruciatingly wait for its delivery in November.