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Japanese vs Korean Skincare Routine: How these skincare routines are different

Japanese vs Korean Skincare Routine: How these skincare routines are different

If you’ve been looking into minimalism or a minimalist lifestyle, perhaps even inspired by Marie Kondo, then J-Beauty just might “spark joy” in your life! Because the J-Beauty skincare routine is all about narrowing down beauty products to the essentials with a “less is more” mentality. Contrary to the 10-step K-Beauty skincare routine, J-Beauty is simplified to a 3-step routine — cleanse, hydrate and seal. Why so simple? The Japanese believe, as long as you nail down the essential steps every single day, there is no need to pile on loads of products onto your face. It’s not the quantity...

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Japanese Beauty Products - Why/How They are Unique and Have Better Results for the Women Who Use Them

Japanese Beauty Products - Why/How They are Unique and Have Better Results for the Women Who Use Them

Japanese Skincare—Simple and Natural You have likely heard of J-Beauty and have wondered what the fuss is all about. New York-based beauty expert and YouTube star, Melodee Morita, notes that Japanese beauty products are the latest trend. This is due in part to the fact that women today prefer focusing on great skin that requires less makeup. In other words, a fresh-faced glowing skin is the goal, regardless of age. Rather than being forced to hide blemishes and imperfections, Japanese skincare focuses on basic products that help skin retain its elasticity, leaving it firm and radiant.  Japanese beauty products avoid...

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Why Natural Ingredients Make All the Difference in Japanese Beauty Products

Why Natural Ingredients Make All the Difference in Japanese Beauty Products

Japan is host to some of the most vibrantly healthy people on earth. This is thanks in part to a healthy diet that promotes internal wellness and a sense of harmony. In addition to being healthy on the inside, Japanese women are known for their beautiful, radiant skin. This radiant skin is the result of the wide variety of nourishing, natural skincare ingredients used in many Japanese beauty products. As an example, just a few of the ingredients at the core of a traditional Japanese diet (green tea, rice, camelia oil, kombu sea kelp) are also frequently used in Japanese...

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J-Beauty’s hydrating superstar ingredient you need in your skincare routine

J-Beauty’s hydrating superstar ingredient you need in your skincare routine

Who wants soft, plump and flawless skin? Then let’s talk Hydration! Because let’s face it. Hydration is key to almost every skin trouble we face like dullness, dark spots, fine lines, wrinkles, sagging… The problem is, we lose the ability to attract and retain water as we age. That’s why J-Beauty focuses on replenishing your skin with hydrating ingredients. So, today we’re going to introduce you to a superstar skin hydrating ingredient —Proteoglycan. Proteo-what? It’s ok. You probably haven’t heard about it because it’s one of the latest skincare ingredients extracted in Japan. If Hyaluronic Acid is your current holy...

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