If you take a trip to Miyagi, definitely check these out! ♡ 5 local cosmetics you can buy in Miyagi.
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Special locally-produced products made with high quality, unique local ingredients, they are popular among cosmetics enthusiasts.
With their stylish and cute packaging, many of these cosmetics are limited editions with a premium feel.
I will be introducing 5 selected local cosmetics that undoubtedly will make pleasing gifts for others, and of course, for ourselves.
High quality Kesennuma fuka collagen moisturises and tones jiggly skin. ♡
From Japan’s largest producer of shark fin collagen cosmetics in Kesennuma.
Marinus mainly manufactures their fuka collagen (fish collagen) products in Kesennuma with the abundant natural raw materials from Kesennuma.
The lineup includes cleansing & wash, mist, gel, cream, and UV protection.
Fuka (shark) collagen is an excellent moisturizer and toner for every skin type.
I’ve tried many collagen-containing cosmetics, but I wanted to try out the feeling of one more.
Marinus Fuka Collagen with UV Protection
A white translucent effect with white strawberries! Japan's first high-tech organic cosmetics.
WHITE ICHIGO is made with white strawberry extract from a cutting-edge farm in Yamamoto town, Miyagi Prefecture, Tohoku’s best strawberry-producing area.
White strawberries contain polyphenol and vitamin C, which augments the brightness and translucence.
Hybrid organic cosmetics use a combination of high-performance components with organic extracts of white strawberries, thyme and lavender, to achieve maximum gentleness and comfort for the skin.
Free from synthetic colorings, synthetic perfumes and parabens.
The White Strawberry motif on the packaging is also cute, is it not? ♡
WHITE ICHIGO Organic Tech Essence (toning lotion)
Strawberry soap with polyphenols to smooth the skin. ♡
Ichi-pori lathering soap
The surviving Yamamoto strawberry plantations that survived the Tohoku 2011 earthquake have collaborated with a Hyogo-based cosmetics company with an aim towards “self-reliant reconstruction”, and thus the “Ichi-pori lathering soap” was born.
This soap contains strawberry extract polyphenols, effective in beautifying the skin.
The kneading action produces a thick lather very effective in removing dirt while it moisturises, resulting in clear, luminous skin.
Ichi-pori lathering soap
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Kimo-kawaii? The character on the soap brand makes an impact.
A pure, additive-free soap with a unique blend of carefully selected natural beef tallow and coconut oil.
Useful for dry and rough skin, it can also be used for babies.
Bocchan Soap has been popular since the Taisho Period, safe and gentle enough on the skin to be recommended by expert dermatologists.
Once you see the iconic boy on the packaging, you will never forget it — recommended as a souvenir for your friends.
Handmade additive-free soap, born from the desire to rebuild hometowns.
Carefully crafted olive oil based additive-free handmade cosmetic soap, “Itsuki”.
Made without foaming agents or coagulants — it is an obsessive commitment to purity.
Since only natural materials from the land in Miyagi Prefecture are used, it is safe for babies and pets.
Soap varieties like Watari strawberry, Kesennuma camillia, Matsushima Akamaku — there are so many, you are sure to discover a favorite. ♡
Wrapped up tightly in cute little paper wrappings, they make perfect gifts!
Itsuki Handmade Cosmetic Soap, from Miyagi Prefecture, made with Sanriku Wakame seaweed.