skin care

Japanese Skincare: An Interview with Supreme Noi Co.

A skincare brand that has been around for a few years is starting to pick up popularity, here in Tokyo. Supreme Noi is a Japanese beauty and skincare brand that has been around since 2012. It is still a relatively young company compared to many other beauty brands, but it has been gaining more popularity…

3 of the Best Skin-Brightening Products in Japan for Healthy, Clear Skin!

Japanese people are known to have beautiful, clear skin. They are often thought to look younger than their years and take skin care and cleansing routines very seriously The skin care market in Japan is huge, and offers numerous different effects and added nutrients in products to come up against intense competition. Foreigners often regard…

Find Out How Japanese People Take Such Good Care of Their Skin!

There are two main parts of the body that many people take a lot of care over; their hair, and their skin. Some people spend hundreds, even thousands on hair products, skin care, and other beauty products. Japanese people are famous for having flawless, porcelain skin. Well, maybe not exactly flawless since no one is…

Try This New Product in Japan by Belle Maison to Protect Your Skin from Sunburn

Skin tone varies from person to person and in Japan, having pale skin is considered to be beautiful. Having light and balanced fair skin is considered a luxury asset that many women in Japan hope to achieve. However, it can be quite hard to protect your skin from the sun completely, especially your face, whenever…

Running Out of Souvenir Ideas? Here are 3 Perfect Cosmetic Souvenirs From Japan!

It is a very rare occurrence to find a cosmetic item that comes at an affordable price yet superb quality. In Japan, there are so many beauty products to choose from. Some are used as souvenirs not only because of their beautiful packaging but also because of their excellent quality. I highly recommend 3 perfect…

Do You Want Perfect Skin Translucency? Try This Japanese Brand By KOSE!

A daily complete skin care routine is a must for every woman from her 20’s on. A perfect way of achieving a beautiful and smooth skin would be to use Sekkisei Skin Care from famous Japanese cosmetic brand KOSE. These products are known for their conspicuous blue bottles and have been trusted and adored for…

Why is Having White Skin Considered Beautiful in Japan?

“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 light skin tone. Hence, there is…

4 Facts You Need to Know about Flawless Japanese Skin

Some of us have the notion that the skin of Japanese women is infallible due to their amazing skin condition and believe that they are genetically blessed. The truth is, Japanese women are just really good at taking care of their skin inside and out. These are some facts about Japanese or Asian skin in…

Japanese Beauty Guru Chizu Saeki’s 5 Tips for Perfect Skin!

Have you heard of the lotion mask method? This is a method popularised by Japanese renowned skincare guru Chizu Saeki, who is in her 60s. She used to work for cosmetic producers Guerlain and Dior before opening her own salon. What kind of products does she use that made her so famous? Lotion Face Mask…

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…