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I was lucky enough to present my project at a TED talk in Tokyo. My talk was about "My Organic City" (#myorganictokyo). Organic for me is what comes, or should come naturally. Like sustainability, eating healthily (on most days), supporting local or independent businesses...

Sourcing new shops is my little secret hobby. I found my satisfaction for beauty products I've been wanting to try at "It's So Easy", in Tokyo Aoyama. The buyer of this boutique, Naoko Hada travels to source the newest most sustainable products. It's a unique selection...

We all have our ways, our products, and think we've got it all sorted. When that moment arises, it's usually time to rethink and refresh. There is nothing more boring than stagnation and repetition, for mind, body and soul (and partnership). I'm right there right now....

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On one of my trips to Yatsugatake, a place close enough to Tokyo to make it the perfect weekend escape, I was introduced to Noriko Hattori, founder and maker of Monte Sapo skincare. A lady who of the age of wisdom, who after a career in...

Isa is based in Brooklyn where she makes her own skincare under the name Isa's Restoratives. Her skin care line is made of herbal beauty elixirs made in small batches, packaged in the apothecary feel bottles. Some of the ingredients are sourced from her very...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] I'm ecstatic with joy! I took a leap of faith and finally launched my new shop AJ Shop . It's mini mini mini mini . But it's what I like doing. I love to find new products that are good enough for myself and even better for my...

  When it comes to make up, I have re-evaluated my priorities when my daughter started to become interested in make up. Being more informed now than 'back in my teenage years' where medicine was prescribed for acne prone skin, we know now that skin absorbs...

I am working with Rika Oishi founder of Super Organic Food movement and online shop in Japan. This is an online vegetable/fruit delivery service with strong principals: all goods are either 100%pesticide free or contain clear information on possible pesticides used. In general I can...

We are heading on summer vacay! Choose local pick up for orders before July 15 (Tokyo only). Have a nice summer! Dismiss

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