Month: February 2020

Japanese Soaking Tubs Compared

Image: https://www.flickr.com/photos/jhritz/ Finding the best Japanese Bath Tub Japanese people know how to bathe. Have you seen how people scrub themselves at the onsen hot sprint or the sento public bath house? They take obvious pleasure in getting clean. And then in getting in a deep hot bath. In many ways, the Ofuro soaking tub …

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All About Japanese Masks

image: Grahn [CC BY-SA (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)] There is magic in a mask. They have held a timeless mystery for humans across geography and history. Their power is in their ability to make it possible for a human to take on a new identity; to transform.  I’ve had the opportunity to take part in several festivals in …

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