Amorepacific’s RYO Bags The Best Emerging Brand Award

Ryo, the leading shampoo brand in South Korea was awarded the Best Emerging Brand at Watson Malaysia’s recent Health, Wellness and Beauty Award (HWB) 2019.

Officially launched in Malaysia in January 2019, Ryo’s sales at Watson’s stores nationwide achieved extraordinary sales performance in less than a year since its introduction and was also named the top performer among new brands in Watsons. These attributes have accorded Ryo with this prestigious award.


According to Margaret Chin, Country Manager of Amorepacific Malaysia, Ryo’s success stems from its unique offering that offers a total scalp to hair treatment. “Ryo’s Hair Loss Care range which is the best-selling variant in Watsons stores, is the essence of a 46-year-long scalp study by Amorepacific resulting in breakthrough products for hair loss prevention. It is also a certified product for anti-hair loss by the Korean Food and Drug Administration (KFDA),” said Chin.

The Hair Loss Care Line comprises of the Hair Loss Care Shampoo for oily scalp/normal and dry scalp, Hair Loss Care Treatment, Scalp Deep Cleansing


Scaler EX and the Hair Loss Care Essence. The Hair Loss Care Line is one of the four variants under Ryo’s haircare range. The other variants include Damage Hair, Scalp Deep Cleansing and Dandruff Relief. Ryo haircare products are sold at Watsons Malaysia stores nationwide and also on


Ryo is a multi-award shampoo brand with more than 62 global awards won. Among notable awards include No. 1 Choice of Customers in the Shampoo Category at the 2016 SURE Beauty Awards, 2016 Grand Prize at the Top Brand Awards by the Asian Business Daily, No. 1 Shampoo & Conditioner Category at the 2016 Ceci K-beauty Awards in China and more. The Ryo Hair Loss Shampoo has also maintained it’s position as the leader in the Korean Herbal Shampoo market for 10 straight years from 2007 until 2019.