Ning Chao, writing in Marie Claire, reports on the most recent outrageous Japanese extreme beauty treatments in Tokyo. According to Naho Moriyama, Marie Claire Japan's beauty chief, "If a Japanese woman has to be at work at 9:30 a.m, she'll wake up at 6:30 to do her hair and makeup."
While applying eyelid tape, glue, false eyelashes, and a little color can take a good hour, here are a few newer innovations to help fill in any leftover time.
• Dangling your feet into a kiddie pool as hundreds of small black eel-like fish peel away dry skin,
•Increasing the metabolism with 100+ degree baths,
• Massaging the facial bones into a more compact shape,
• Airbrushing your fingernails to resemble stained glass.
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