My HealthyTOKYO CBD Experience with Shiori Nakajima – Vegan Stylist tries the CBD Facial Mask

HealthyTOKYO My CBD Experience Facial Mask

HealthyTOKYO’s new blog series “My HealthyTOKYO CBD Experience” features in depth interviews with people who have used HealthyTOKYO’s CBD products. This time, we talked to top stylist Shiori Nakajima, who runs the vegan hair salon Whyte, located close to HealthyTOKYO CBD Shop & Cafe in Harajuku. Based on the concept of Japan’s first “vegan hair […]

Where to buy Natural CC cream in Japan & How is it Better than BB Cream?

CC cream in Japan

There are many options for CC cream in Japan.  In the beauty industry, CC creams have taken over as a magic, all-in-one product that gives you a natural, fresh-faced look.  Cosmetics are a very personal part of your skin care routine, especially with every individual’s unique skin type and the beautiful rainbow of skin tones that surround us.   […]

Is CoQ10 cream in Japan good for your skin?

coq10 cream in japan

CoQ10 cream in Japan seems to be the latest miracle skincare product. The molecule known as Co-enzyme Q10 also goes by the name Ubiquinone. The name Ubiquinone comes from its bountiful availability in most, if not all, living things. CoQ10 has moisturizing properties that are known to bring you soft, supple skin. In my attempt to get […]

I Tried Cleansing Oil in Japan and Here’s What Happened!

Cleansing oil in Japan Yuko

Before I tried cleansing oil in Japan I always thought it would make my skin break out and look greasier. Cleaning my face with oil just seems counterproductive! What would happen? Do I wash it down the drain? Does it leave a greasy film? Will it clean my face properly? Cleansing oil in Japan is […]

Using Anti-allergenic Sunscreen in Japan

Finding a trusted, anti-allergenic sunscreen in Japan is so important during the hot, humid summers. Coming from an Aussie, you can trust that I take my sun protection seriously! However, sunscreen in Japan is very different to sunscreen from overseas. Compared to sunscreen from abroad, Japanese sunscreens come in very small bottles and the consistency is very […]

10 Tips on How to Enjoy Hanami in Japan Plus the Best Spots to go!

How to enjoy Hanami in Japan

Hanami season in Japan is finally upon us.  A vast array of Spring flowers, most notably Sakura, the famed Japanese Cherry blossoms are blooming as we speak, and a rainbow of color is all around us.  Hanami 「花見」is the Japanese art of flower viewing and enjoying the ephemeral beauty of Sakura among friends and family is a […]

Yaeba and the Cultural Differences in Japanese Oral Care

yaeba

What makes a smile a good smile? Is it the color, size or shape of the teeth? What about their placement? How long should you spend taking care of your teeth each day? And what is yaeba? As it turns out, what’s considered a nice set of teeth varies from culture to culture, which means oral hygiene […]

Buying Deodorant in Japan

deodorant in japan

Summer in Japan is undeniably a hot and sticky affair. With the lack of blustery air-conditioning, staying and smelling fresh becomes quite the challenge. By reputation a land synonymous with cleanliness, many foreigners are surprised at the limited selection when buying deodorant in Japan. Could it be that Japanese people perspire less and smell less than […]

Organic Beauty Salon in Tokyo – Terme Felice

Yukari-Toufuku-at-Terme Felice Organic Day Spa in Tokyo

Located in the heart of Daikanyama is an organic beauty salon in Tokyo, virtually unknown to the English-speaking community – Until now. Terme Felice organic beauty salon in Tokyo is the brainchild of Yukari Toufuku who is passionate about the positive effects of organic treatments and cosmetics to naturally energize and rejuvenate your skin. She has […]