Category Archives: Beauty Tips

How to Take a Japanese Style Bath at Home

you can incorporate the essential elements of the Japanese bath ritual into your routineIf you live outside Japan, chances are your home is not equipped with a Japanese style bath. Even so, you can still incorporate the essential elements of the Japanese bath ritual into your routine.

Cleanse, Bathe, Power Down

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Pearl Powder for Skin Care: Facts, Benefits and How to Use

Safe, Therapeutic, Cosmetic: To use a good, pure pearl powder for skincare is to get a rare gift of nature which can boast all three benefits at the same time.

Pearl powders from Japanese Akoya oysters are among the finest anywhere, renowned for their quality, nutrition content and iridescent hues (also called orient)It’s common knowledge that royal ladies were using pearl powder … Read the rest

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Traditional Japanese Beauty Tips

Traditional Japanese women's tips on beauty, skin, body and hair care

Below are summaries of informative posts and how-to’s on our site about Japanese women and their traditional beauty routines.

Beauty Tips of Japanese Women

Japanese beauty tipsIf there is no beauty gene, then why are Japanese women regarded as so beautiful by … Read the rest

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Sun Protection the Japanese Way Apparel and Safe Susncreens

Japanese women and sun protectionWhen it comes to Japanese women, sun protection is a national obsession.

Sunscreens are popular in Japan, though they are considered as the “last line of defense” in the fight against sun’s damaging rays. A comprehensive approach includes

  • Wearing protective
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Aburatorigami: 1000-year-old Japanese Facial Care

If you could peek into a Japanese lady's purse, chances are you would find delicate sheets of paper called Aburatorigami.

If you could peek into a Japanese lady’s purse, chances are you would find delicate sheets of paper called Aburatorigami. But they have nothing to do with taking notes.

Aburatorigami (literally “oil removal paper”) has been an essential … Read the rest

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Beat the Summer Heat the Japanese Traditional Way

 

Beat the summer heat Japanese traditional way

Most of the Japanese archipelago has four distinct seasons, and Japanese lifestyle includes time-tested traditions of coping with intense summer heat.

From our houses to our cars, offices and malls, air conditioners are everywhere. Indeed, life without them can … Read the rest

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