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Masks are in high demand in Japan

Hi Everyone, I visited the Amplitude shop in Shibuya the other day. Amplitude is a brand that belongs to the ...
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Dior Limited – is it Japan only?

Hi Everyone, I received a question if Diorskin face powder and eyeshadow are limited to Japan. When I reserved them ...
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Limited products – Dior, Laduree, Celvoke

Hi Everyone, It is said that the Japanese love saving money. Is it true? Japanese like saving money? People want ...
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Chikuhodo Silver Fox new eyeshadow brushes

Hi Everyone, I wrote that shop employees wore a mask in my previous newsletter due to the Coronavirus. Now some ...
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Now most shop employees wear masks

Hi Everyone, Due to the Coronavirus, department store employees now wear masks. The only exception was Lancome.  On the subway, ...
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After I graduated from high school, I came to Tokyo, but…

Hi Everyone, I went to a barber yesterday. My purpose to go there is only to have my hair cut ...
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Are Tom Ford brushes made with natural hair?

Hi Everyone, The other day I was asked if Tom Ford still makes brushes with goat hair. I received a ...
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Do you know the second highest mountain in Japan after Mt.Fuji?

Hi Everyone, Do you know the second highest mountain after Mt.Fuji in Japan? (The picture above is Mt. Fuji) Actually, ...
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Have you eaten ramen at ‘Ichiran’?

Hi Everyone,  Thank you for your feedback on this newsletter) I will continue to write more about Japan as well as ...
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Today I want to talk about Mikimoto Pearl cosmetics

Mikimoto Cosmetics Hi Everyone,  I may have been talking more about ‘Japan’ or ‘Japan culture’ than cosmetics or brushes these ...
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Learning Japanese is good for your skin?

Hi Everyone, I talked about ‘Morning’ service the other day.  It is a free food service when ordering a drink ...
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Many Japanese have Sazae-san syndrome?

Today is January 5. It is the end of a long vacation for most Japanese. And tomorrow is Monday.... And ...
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Japanese convenience stores are better than Izakaya?

Hi Everyone, Have you eaten and drunken at Izakaya? It is a very Japanese drinking place, with good food and ...
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Do you know 'Morning' ?

Hi Everyone, Have you heard of 'Morning' when you travel to Japan? It is a free service of toast at ...
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Hakuhodo Mitsukoshi sets

Hi Everyone, It is almost 2020. Most companies entered into New Year holidays. Dec 28 to Jan 5. It will ...
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Doing every day is easier than doing three times a week

Hi Everyone, I have been writing this blog (newsletter ) every day for a week.  I am getting used to ...
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When a man goes shopping in Japan…..

Merry Christmas! Today is Christmas Eve, and shops and restaurants are the most crowded of all year. I walked around ...
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Do you know Japan is an aging country ??

Hi Everyone, Do you know Japan is an old country ?? I meant that Japan is an aging country. The ...
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This is how Fude Japan started

Fude Japan started when I received a request to buy Japan limited makeup to my personal Instagram. https://www.instagram.com/toshiya.fukuma/ It was ...
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This week's shopping

Hi Everyone, I was writing about Fude Japan marketing and history, but I was not able to finish it...So in ...
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Osaka Obachan wears clothes with a leopard print design?

Hi Everyone, Japan is a small country but you may be surprised to see that each region has developed its ...
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I was not effective at work

Hi Everyone, Yesterday I wrote about Japanese lifetime employment.  Today, I want to talk about another aspect of the basic ...
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Do Japanese change a job often?

Yesterday, I wrote that the Japanese try to live economically and are not very interested in earning money. It is ...
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Japanese people prefer to live poorly?

Hi Everyone, I read an interesting article about why the Japanese don’t talk about money in public.  Japanese don’t tend ...
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Are Japanese students spoiled?

(the featured picture is Kihtisu animal year brush) Hi Everyone,  It is December. And it will be an entrance exam ...
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What do you think favorite dishes are among Japanese?

What do you think favorite dishes are among Japanese? Maybe these TV survey results are not very different from what ...
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There are some makeup shops I don't want to visit

Hi Everyone, As you may know, I am located in Shibuya, so three or four department stores are within a ...
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Hakuhodo brush will be returned to the factory

Hi Everyone, I received a call from Hakuhodo. I had an order of 4 x G5558, and one of them ...
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Have you tried this ramen in Tokyo?

Hi Everyone, I recognize that some of you have been to Japan. Some are repeaters, and you know Japanese food ...
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Working for a big company in Japan is respected?

Hi Everyone, I read an interesting blog by a foreigner living in Japan. ‘Entrepreneurs in Japan complain it is difficult ...
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