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October 3, 2017

Dealing with Depression in Japan

Many foreigners working in Japan live with depression, but few get real help. Here are some tips and resources for handling it.

June 6, 2017

3 Tips to Slim Down and Get Fit in Japan this Summer

As the temperatures rise and the air conditioning falls, this season presents plenty of inspiration to get in shape — here’s how to tackle it naturally.

5 Unique Ways to Get Fit in Japan
January 20, 2017

5 Unique Ways to Get Fit in Japan

And experience the culture while you’re doing it.

February 8, 2016

Fashion Without the High Price Tag

From high fashion to everyday casual, Tokyo has a store to cater to all budgets.

August 27, 2015

Losing Weight in Japan: A Personal Journey

Losing weight is a personal journey, here’s how I did it.

July 17, 2015

100 Yen Store Beauty Guide

100 Yen Stores offer some of my favorite beauty products, not just because of price, but also quality.

June 6, 2015

Cooling Down with Menthol Bath Items

Fight back the sticky heat of summer with these cool menthol bath products.

May 23, 2015

Food Allergies and Dietary Restrictions in Japan

It’s quite surprising to some newcomers that a country which prides itself in soy products and healthy living actually makes meatless living quite difficult.

April 26, 2015

The Secret to Flawless Japanese Skin Care

The surprising secret that Japanese women use to maintain their flawless skin.

April 12, 2015

The Season of Hell For Hay Fever Sufferers

Combat your seasonal allergies with these holistic and medicinal options.

April 5, 2015

All in the Family: Are These Allergies or Not?

Is it seasonal allergies or a common cold? Either way, how do you get rid of it?

February 15, 2015

5 Reasons I Wear Surgical Face Masks

Resistance is futile. You too will be assimilated into the mask wearing public.

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