• Mentholatum AcnegiA Medical Cream

    Mentholatum AcnegiA Medical Cream

    *This product is an OTC (over the counter) drug in Japan.

    Launch Date: 2006.2.13 Repackaged in 2011.

    Price: ¥998 (tax included)

    Packaging: 16g Tube

    Active(s): Alcohol 22.84%, Salicylic Acid 0.5% & Allantoin 0.2%.

    Rohto’s Mentholatum …

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    Japanese Brands Pronunciation


    I have received numerous emails asking the proper pronunciations of popular Japanese cosmetic brands so here is a list of  the common brands that are often mispronounced.

    ALLIE— “ah-lee”

    Cezanne — “seh-zahn-neh”

    Chifure — …

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    Obagi Derma Force X

    Obagi Derma Force X

    Launch Date: 2007.9.20

    Price: ¥10,500 (tax included)

    Packaging: 50g Jar

    Rohto’s Obagi Derma Force X is an anti-aging face cream.

    The rich cream has a luxurious texture and it is formulated to revive dry skin …

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    Obagi Platinized Emulsion W


    Launch Date: 2008.9.11

    Price: ¥5,250 (tax included)

    Packaging: 120ml Bottle

    Skin Type(s) Targeted: Dry Aging/Mature Skin.

    Ingredient List: Water,, dipropylene glycol,, mineral oil,, caprylic/capric triglyceride,, PPG-10 methyl glucose ether,, PEG-60 hydrogenated castor oil,, …

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