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What we can learn from the Japanese Skincare Routine

What we can learn from the Japanese Skincare Routine

J-Beauty continues to be trending topic in the beauty world. You may wonder what a Japanese woman’s skincare routine actually looks like. While the routine or products may differ somewhat according to the age and particular skin conditions, there are many things we Americans can learn from J-Beauty. Let’s take a look at the Japanese skincare routines of 3 different women from 3 different age groups!  Japanese Skincare Routine for a Teenager A Japanese teen will follow the basic skincare routine of removing makeup, washing the face, hydrating the skin and sealing the moisture with cream.  Japanese teens are likely...

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The Costs of Japanese Beauty Products vs. All the Rest…Why They Deliver More Value

The Costs of Japanese Beauty Products vs. All the Rest…Why They Deliver More Value

While beauty standards certainly differ from one culture or country to another, and trends come and go, you should definitely take a look at Japanese beauty products. Perhaps you have considered Japanese beauty products in the past but decided they were just too expensive.  If this is true, we invite you to take a second look! Although some Japanese beauty products may seem more expensive upfront, by and large, these products deliver significantly more value for your money. When you consider the following current beauty trends, Japanese beauty products fit the bill in virtually every category.     Natural ingredients—Fears...

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Which Countries are Well Known for Quality(Best) Beauty Products?

Which Countries are Well Known for Quality(Best) Beauty Products?

Consumers are Demanding Quality as a Factor in Beauty Products The globalization of beauty products and practices have advanced significantly over the past decade. While there are cultural differences in each country, consumers are demanding high quality as a factor in beauty products. According to one survey, the highest-quality beauty products come from Japan, the United States, and France (in that order).  In this survey, 65 percent of those who used a wide variety of beauty products from different countries placed Japanese products in the number one spot. In fact, most of those surveyed stated they expect Japanese products to...

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Japanese Healthy Lifestyle and Skincare

Japanese Healthy Lifestyle and Skincare

Trends become trends for a reason, and the American trend toward Japanese beauty products is no exception. American women have developed a (healthy) obsession with Japanese beauty products, and for a very good reason. The Japanese beauty industry has become known for its melding of science and quality ingredients with harmony and tradition.   Japanese beauty formulas are based on beloved ingredients, paired with extremely advanced extraction techniques and delivery systems. There are no gimmicks involved in J-Beauty, no overly aggressive scrubs and peels, no unnecessary packaging, and no animal by-products. What’s not to love? While other countries are all...

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