All About Japan

AAJ Editorial Team

AAJ Editorial Team

All About AAJ Editorial Team
We love Japan, and we hope we can help you find something you can love about it, too! We're always looking for something fun, weird, exciting or intriguing to highlight just how fascinating this place can be.
What I like about Japan
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Wonders of Japan: Harmony with Nature

Wonders of Japan: Harmony with Nature

Experience a traditional recycling-oriented lifestyle.

4 Incredible Kettles

4 Incredible Kettles

Whether you're brewing up some powdered matcha green tea or a cup of Earl Grey, boiling water in these kettles will give your tea an extra kick!

Wonders of Japan: Hospitality

Wonders of Japan: Hospitality

Experience the welcoming culture of hospitality that is the pride of Japan.

Wonders of Japan: Industrial Heritage

Wonders of Japan: Industrial Heritage

Get to know modern community development while viewing heritage sites from Japan's industrial revolution.

6 Beautiful Japanese Glasses

6 Beautiful Japanese Glasses

Often utilizing vivid colors, these blown glass glasses are wonderful examples of a traditional Japanese technique.

A Great Selection of Sake from Across Japan

A Great Selection of Sake from Across Japan

Here's a fantastic selection of sake of varying tastes, from special brews to top-class "daiginjo"! What more could you ask for?

5 Cool Products Merging Tech & Tradition

5 Cool Products Merging Tech & Tradition

Possibly the best image of Japan is as a place where ultra-modern, high technology meets traditional principles and design.

7 Exquisite Bowls from Different Materials

7 Exquisite Bowls from Different Materials

From wood and lacquerware to porcelain and glass, Japanese artisans have used a number of innovative materials to produce some of the most wonderful creations.

Bathroom Beauty: Soaps & Towels

Bathroom Beauty: Soaps & Towels

For that moment you want to feel refreshed with elegance.

10 Fabulous Skincare Products

10 Fabulous Skincare Products

From familiar brands already known for their efficacy to brands that hit the market for the first time, this round-up of 2015's best cosmetics represents a collection of unique items.

¥100 Makeup Challenge

¥100 Makeup Challenge

What can you do with nothing but makeup from the ¥100 shop?

Japan's Culture & Culinary Artisans

Japan's Culture & Culinary Artisans

Taste the best food cultures that make the most of an abundance of ingredients and preparation methods.

3 Fantastic Skincare Items from the Wonder 500

3 Fantastic Skincare Items from the Wonder 500

These three fantastic skincare items will prove a wonderful addition to your personal care collection.

9 Cheap Cosmetics as Good as the Big Names

9 Cheap Cosmetics as Good as the Big Names

Try these nine cosmetics that are just as satisfying as the bigger companies, but for much less the price!

4 Cheap Skin Care Products Recommended by Pros

4 Cheap Skin Care Products Recommended by Pros

Not every good product has to be expensive, and that extends to the world of cosmetics. You're guaranteed to find something here for your face, hands, and even body!

6 Inexpensive Cosmetics Chosen By the Pros

6 Inexpensive Cosmetics Chosen By the Pros

Check out our list of great cosmetic and skin care products that received ringing endorsements from our network of skin care professionals!

5 Facial Cosmetics for the Look of the Moment

5 Facial Cosmetics for the Look of the Moment

In 2015, the trend in Japan was a natural, “effortless makeup” look, with soft and fluffy eyebrows, modest eyes, and healthy-looking, natural, glossy skin.

5 Hot Current Eye, Lip & Cheek Cosmetics

5 Hot Current Eye, Lip & Cheek Cosmetics

Check the top-ranked products from AllAbout's experienced makeup guides!

3 Traditional Makeup Brush Kits from Kumano

3 Traditional Makeup Brush Kits from Kumano

Ever wanted a brush made with gray squirrel fur? With 180 years of history, the town of Kumano is the largest producer of calligraphy and artist’s brushes—as well as makeup brushes—in Japan.

8 Things You Don’t Know about KIT KAT in Japan

8 Things You Don’t Know about KIT KAT in Japan

Thought you knew everything about Japan's multifaceted KIT KAT bars? Read on!

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