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It is not always easy to get your hands on Japanese goods. From shipping fees to customs fees, the options for buying are limited and other communication problems can leave you feeling intimidated when buying something online from Japan. However, one solution has recently become available – subscription boxes!...

There are so many wacky cafe themes you can find in Japan. They vary in promotional concepts to attract different kinds of customers. There is one particular cafe which is promoting a “natural beauty” and “no makeup” concept called Naturalia (ナチュラリア). It originally opened in Hokkaido (北海道) in October...

Most people who are interested in beauty products and skincare know how many fantastic products are available in Asia. Japan, in particular, is home to some amazing skincare and makeup. If you've ever walked down the street or opened a magazine, you've probably noticed how fresh and...

Kaori Ozawa (小澤かおり), who is better known as Zawachin (ざわちん), is famous for her makeup skills which transform her into looking like popular idols! However, she only uses makeup to transform her eyes (and perhaps her nose bridge) and usually covers the bottom part of her face using surgical...

The lyrics "like some cat from Japan" from "Ziggy Stardust" are a clear indication of Bowie`s loving fascination with the land of the rising sun. Bowie, who tragically passed away Sunday, January 10th, was an international icon, finding home not only in the UK where he was born, but...

Makeup is supposed to make you look fresh and presentable, and it is also considered to be respectful of others to have some makeup on to work. There are countless women who claim that they have been told that they look sickly without makeup. Therefore, this makeup trend about...

Premium Bandai has collaborated with the cosmetics company, Creer Beaute to create these two compact face powders and one compact blusher based on Sailor Moon’s transformation items. These cosmetic products are recommended for ages 15 and above. Each one of them has a puff and a mirror inside. Even...

Today, makeup is considered as a vital component in the aspect of grooming. Many women and some men painstakingly take the time and effort to apply makeup daily, in the name of beauty. In Japan, the beauty of the country's prominent classic entertainers such as the maikos (geisha in...

"Mirror, mirror on the wall who is the fairest of them all." That's the famous line in Disney's animated series called Snow White. Indeed, the desire for beauty is reflected not only in high art but in popular culture as well. In Japan, beauty has been linked to a...

Tokyo has a reputation for having one of the most expensive lifestyles in the world. Products tend to be more expensive there than in any other part of the country. But, do you know that you can actually buy affordable, good quality makeup even in the country's capital city?...

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