beauty

5 Ways Masako Mizutani Has Kept Her Eternally Youthful Look

Masako Mizutani is a Japanese model whose popularity exploded in recent years due to the fact that she looks twenty years younger than she actually is. Even when she isn’t wearing any makeup, she manages to maintain a beautifully youthful look. Most people would not believe that she has a daughter who is already an…

Japanese Beauty Secrets: 4 Collagen Supplements for Youthful Skin

Asian women, the Japanese in particular, are well known for typically having lovely skin. Some of this, of course, is due to genetics and their diet. However, there are many women in Japan who swear by certain products and materials that help them achieve seemingly flawless skin, such as vitamin C products and a careful…

5 Crazy Reasons You will Love Don Quijote

“Don don don Donki~Don Quijote…~” When you walk out of the store, this catchy music will never leave your head! What store? If you didn’t know by now, you’d better listen up! Don Quijote is a mega discount variety store that sells everything from boring white socks and some groceries to cutesy character onesies to…

Take a Closer Look at Japanese Women and Their ’Foxy’ Features

There is a fascination with foxes (kitsune) and raccoons (tanuki) in Japan. In fact, you probably already knew that if you watch anime or read manga as these animals appear in there often. The fascination towards these animals even extends to women desiring to have faces resembling foxes (kitsune gao) or raccoons (tanuki gao)! No…

Shiseido: Cutting Edge Cosmetics Since 1872

Throughout time, Shiseido has undergone a lot of innovations. How did it become one of the best cosmetic companies in the world, anyway? Let’s talk about it. Shiseido Company, Limited was founded in 1872. It is considered to be one of the oldest in the world. Probably you already know, it is the number one…

Beauty Tip: Diet Slippers for the Diet-Conscious!

Japan, being technologically advanced, has taken losing weight to a new level. From manicure, pedicure, spas to cosmetics, Japan has it all. The country still keeps on striving to produce striking technologies. The fact that Japanese like creating unique ideas makes their products more interesting for customers. Getting to Know the Diet Slippers You’ve probably…

Trendy Japanese Nail Art Fashion: Techniques and Tools

There is no arguing that Japanese love for fashion is evident. From their eclectic choice of clothes, to color mixing and matching, not to mention their love for accessories, especially shoes, Japan has its own trademark. But their unique and cute fashion statements do not limit to their apparels, it extends to their choice of…

Keeping Beautiful in Japan

Be beautiful! For many girls, beautification is a really big deal. There are spas, salons, and many things related to beauty all over the world. Japan is not an exception, there are many ways to get beautiful in Japan. Now, I picked my favourite beauty things to get in Japan. And I think those things…

3 Things, The Average Japanese Guidebook Won’t Tell You

With many stereotypes and possible misleading ideas being featured in several guides about Japan, also with the several exported Japanese traditions, such as taking off your shoes and slurping when eating noodle soups, there is still a universe to cover when it comes to advising foreigners on how to behave, or rather how the Japanese…

Japanese Youthful Skin Secret

It seems like every woman in the world is envious of Japanese beauty. Who would not be? Japanese women are known to have beautiful porcelain skin. Walking on the streets in Japan, you will be mesmerized by the number of beautiful women walking around. You would totally ask yourself if Japan really has a problem…