Posts tagged japan
Kimono as Traditional Clothing in Japan?

When we think of Japan and the words “traditional clothing”, the first thing that comes to mind is kimono. Beautiful, embroidered clothing that influences many fashion trends and Western accessories, the kimono is worn in Japan to this day for special ceremonies. Dubbing the kimono as “traditional wear” in Japan is a misguided notion, especially from an outsider's perspective.

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What's the perfect smile? From Japan to Africa

remember entering junior high and witnessing a majority of my classmates all wearing a socially acceptable grill on their teeth to achieve the most perfect straight smile. Although braces can be beneficial to dental health, and and fixing disorders of jaw joints, a majority of people get them to achieve straighter teeth for a more appealing look.

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