Last week at the Premium Beauty & Health Show, I received a coupon for a facial trial at C’BON for 500 yen so I went to give it a try! About C’BON C’BON is a chain of beauty treatment salons in Japan. It celebrated its 50th anniversary last year and has more than 100 salons across Japan. C’BON develops and produces its own skincare products that they sell in their salons. When you purchase products for more than 10,000 yen, you can get a complimentary salon facial treatment. Their membership beauty system has a double approach: home skincare and professional treatment. They check your skin, advise you on the appropriate…
Matsumoto Kiyoshi is a famous and popular Japanese drugstore as I presented in a previous post. It is often featured on travel information websites as one of the best places to go shopping for Japanese beauty products. Indeed they sell all kind of cosmetics from low to mid range prices and they have stores everywhere in Tokyo.
I hope you enjoyed summer. Now that we are changing season, the skin tends to be unstable. We need to care our skin with extra attention, if we do not want all it went through summer (UVs, aircon, sebum…) to turn into ageing spots, wrinkles, dull skin tone, lost of firmness, etc… To start with, although I hope you have been doing it properly all summer, we need a thorough cleansing to get rid of dead skin and help skin turnover. In doing so, the skin can absorb better the skincare products, therefore skin moisturization can be optimized.
The skincare regimen from the far east starts gaining international recognition for its particularity. The fundamental and primary step to a beautiful and youthful skin adopted by all the Japanese women is the face cleansing. When you see that not only women but actually every Japanese person goes through the cleansing of the face in the morning and evening, we can say that it is part of our culture.