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  • Top 13 Best Japanese Rubber Spatulas to Buy Online 2020 - Tried and True!

    Top 13 Best Japanese Rubber Spatulas to Buy Online 2020 - Tried and True!

    Spatulas are indispensable tools even for the most casual of home cooks. The kind we call rubber spatulas are in fact usually made with silicone nowadays. They vary greatly in performance and temperature resistance, so how do you choose the right one for your kitchen?Our editors searched Japanese e-commerce sites such as Amazon, Rakuten, and Yahoo! Shopping for the best rubber and silicone spatulas available online. We then picked out the most popular products and tested them.In our tests, we focused on 2 things:How easy it is to use?How easy is it to wash?We then ranked the products and put what we learned into a buying guide to help you choose the best Japanese spatulas available online.
    Kitchen supplies
    16 views
  • Top 10 Best Sheet Face Masks to Buy Online 2020

    Top 10 Best Sheet Face Masks to Buy Online 2020

    What did we do before face sheet masks? Our Instagram feeds would definitely have less “Killer” selfies with everyone moisturizing with sheet face masks and embracing #selfcaresunday. But with so many on the market, it can be hard to know which one will give you the perfect dewy skin you're seeking. That's why we created a list of our must-have picks for sheet face masks in 2020.
    Cosmetics and skincare
    163 views
  • Top 28 Best Japanese Shampoos for Men to Buy Online 2020 - Tried and True!

    Top 28 Best Japanese Shampoos for Men to Buy Online 2020 - Tried and True!

    There are a number of shampoos out there on the market for you to choose from. So, from everything from shampoos specializing in odor care to those rich in amino acids for a gentle wash, just which ones stand out above the rest?Our editors searched Japanese e-commerce sites (Amazon, Rakuten, etc.) for the most popular selling men's shampoos and put them to the test to give you our highest recommendations!Under the supervision of a hair specialist, we inspected each shampoo for the following 5 criteria.Comfort LevelGentlenessFoam-ability SmoothnessCleaning PowerSo, which ones stood their ground to become our choice for best buy? Take a look at our results as well as our hair specialist's "Correct Way to Shampoo" explanation for the next time you decide to buy!
    Cosmetics and skincare
    38 views
  • Top 10 Best Japanese Kitchen Scrapers to Buy Online 2020 - Tried and True!

    Top 10 Best Japanese Kitchen Scrapers to Buy Online 2020 - Tried and True!

    Professional chefs have been using various scrapers in the kitchen for years, and now home cooks are finding out how useful they are. Today we're presenting you the short, handle-less, soft plastic kind. They're useful for scraping every last bit of food from a bowl or pot. They also save time and resources if used for removing food waste before washing dishes. You'll need less water and won't have to replace sponges as often. Some of the products we reviewed also double as pastry scrapers or dough cutters.Our editors searched Japanese e-commerce sites such as Amazon, Rakuten, and Yahoo! Shopping for the best kitchen scrapers available online. We then picked out the most popular products and tested them.We had only one test this time:How well does it scrape food away?But we also considered size, shape and material. We then ranked the products and put what we learned into a buying guide to help you choose the best Japanese kitchen scrapers available online.
    Kitchen supplies
    25 views
  • TaoTronics TT-BH07 Wireless Bluetooth Headphones Review - mybest

    TaoTronics TT-BH07 Wireless Bluetooth Headphones Review - mybest

    The TaoTronics TT-BH07 is a full-featured earbuds that can be had for less money than you might expect. While it is well-regarded for its unbelievable cost-to-performance ratio, some of the reviews for the product claim that it sounded static-y or that high pitched-tones were off, which is an understandable cause of concern for potential buyers.To get to the bottom of the reviews, we evaluated and compared the sound quality of the TaoTronics TT-BH07 by using it in some real-world scenarios! Lastly, we provide some quick tips for using the earbuds and compare it to its sister model, the TT-BH07S. If you’re considering buying the product, then read on!
    Home electronics, PC, camera
    19 views
  • Top 10 Best Rolling Laptop Bags to Buy Online 2020

    Top 10 Best Rolling Laptop Bags to Buy Online 2020

    Whether you're a working professional, a college student, or something in between, the chances are good that your life is on your laptop. How, then, can you safely and smoothly bring your invaluable laptop with you throughout your busy day? We've researched exhaustive lists of rolling laptop bags and determined the best bags are those with ideal size and storage capabilities, rollers and straps to match the terrain, high-quality fabrics and top-notch aesthetics, and modern security and convenience features.
    Accessories
    36 views
  • Top 9 Best Japanese Daikon Radish Graters (Oni-Oroshi) to Buy Online 2020 - Tried and True!

    Top 9 Best Japanese Daikon Radish Graters (Oni-Oroshi) to Buy Online 2020 - Tried and True!

    Grated Japanese radish, or "oroshi-daikon," is a common condiment for many traditional and modern dishes in Japan. If you like Japanese cuisine, a good grater is a must-have. The texture from hand grating can't be replicated with a food processor, which leaves too much water and an inferior mouthfeel. In addition, these graters can be used with other foods, such as ginger root, carrots, onions, apples or other hard fruits and roots.Our editors searched Japanese e-commerce sites such as Amazon, Rakuten, and Kakaku.com for the best graters available online. We then picked out the most popular products and tested them, using daikon radish as our veggie of choice.With the advice of our experts, we focused on 3 things:Did it make good grated radish?Was it easy to use?Was it easy to clean?We then ranked the products and put what we learned into a buying guide to help you choose the best Japanese daikon graters available online.
    Kitchen supplies
    44 views
  • Top 10 Best Matcha Powders to Buy Online 2020

    Top 10 Best Matcha Powders to Buy Online 2020

    Matcha has become wildly popular in the health industry over the last several years. A green tea extract, it has a wide array of benefits to overall wellness and concentration.There are several factors that determine matcha's effectiveness, including growing location, grade, purity, and color. We havecompared and weighed all these factors to find you the very best matcha brands that you can buy online in 2019. 
    Food and drinks
    67 views
  • Top 10 Best Reusable Straws to Buy Online 2020

    Top 10 Best Reusable Straws to Buy Online 2020

    Straws are great for making sure your smile is white and beautiful, yet, we also have to make sure our straws are also good for the environment. With a focus on helping the environment, keeping your teeth healthy, and making sure they are easy to use, we created a list of the top ten best reusable straws to help you upgrade your drinking.
    Food and drinks
    55 views
  • Top 10 Best Waffle Makers to Buy Online 2020

    Top 10 Best Waffle Makers to Buy Online 2020

    Making a perfect waffle is not just about the batter you prepare for the dish. You need a good quality waffle iron or waffle maker for baking the right way. Whether it's the classic waffles that you love or the Belgian ones, you need to put in some effort to research and find the one that works perfectly and lasts long. To ease your search, we have handpicked the best waffle makers that stand out in one way or the other. Don't forget to read our buying guide so that you can pick out the best one on your own as well!
    Kitchen supplies
    48 views
  • Top 19 Best Japanese Paper Towels to Buy Online 2020

    Top 19 Best Japanese Paper Towels to Buy Online 2020

    Paper towels are very useful for anything from cleaning, to drying your hands, and even for unconventional uses like coffee filters - but are you using a brand that's both absorbent and strong?Our editors searched Japanese e-commerce sites such as Amazon and Rakuten for the best paper towels available online. We then picked out the most popular products and tested them.Our tests focused on 2 things:Power of absorptionStrength when wetWe then ranked the products and put what we learned into a buying guide to help you choose the best Japanese paper towels available online.
    Household goods
    43 views
  • Canmake Glow Fleur Cheeks Review - mybest

    Canmake Glow Fleur Cheeks Review - mybest

    Canmake Glow Fleur Cheeks is beloved in the Japanese cosmetics industry due to its vibrant color and creamy texture. However, there are also those that claim it's too powdery or that it actually doesn't have great color. That's why we decided to purchase it and test it out for ourselves, analyzing its finish, durability, and how we felt using it. Here's what we learned.
    Cosmetics and skincare
    101 views
  • Cezanne BB Cream Review - mybest

    Cezanne BB Cream Review - mybest

    Cezanne BB Cream gets a lot of love for being easy to wash off, easy to spread, and easy on your wallet. However, there are also others that claim it comes off easily and frequent touch ups are necessary. That's why we decided to purchase this BB cream and test it out for ourselves, specifically looking at its texture, durability, and we felt using it. Here's what we learned.
    Cosmetics and skincare
    84 views
  • Kanebo Lunasol Coloring Sheer Cheeks Review - mybest

    Kanebo Lunasol Coloring Sheer Cheeks Review - mybest

    We've heard about Kanebo Lunasol Coloring Sheer Cheeks on the Internet because it promises to almost melt onto your cheeks and give you an enlivened finish. However, we've also seen comments like, "It comes off too easily." This can deter potential buyers from making a possibly great purchase, so we decided to buy it and test it out for ourselves. We looked at its finish, durability, and how we felt using it; here's what we learned.
    Cosmetics and skincare
    73 views
  • Top 10 Best JRPGs for iOS and Android Online 2020

    Top 10 Best JRPGs for iOS and Android Online 2020

    If you’re not sure what you’re looking for, it can be a little tricky to get started with Japanese role-playing games, otherwise known as JRPGs. If you pick something that is too difficult, you might get discouraged from continuing. But on the other hand, if you pick something that is too easy, you might get bored and not keep going. So, where do you start, whether you're a pro looking for a good turn-based game or a newbie looking for an easy game? Keep reading for tips on how to choose the best JRPG for your iOS or Android. 
    Smartphone applications
    68 views
  • Shiseido Majolica Majorca Cream de Cheek Review - mybest

    Shiseido Majolica Majorca Cream de Cheek Review - mybest

    Majolica Majorca's Cream de Cheek liquid blush is popular due to its durable and vivid color. However, there are also some reviews that may put off potential customers that say things like it's too vivid or that it's hard to blend in. That's why we decided to purchase it and test it out for ourselves. We judged its finish, durability, and ease of use; here's what we learned.
    Cosmetics and skincare
    65 views
  • Top 10 Best Fitness Tracker Watches to Buy Online 2020

    Top 10 Best Fitness Tracker Watches to Buy Online 2020

    When searching for the right wearable device, it's important to know whether you want a fitness tracker watch or a smartwatch. A smartwatch and a fitness tracker watch have two completely different functions. While a smartwatch is designed for maximum integration with your phone, a fitness tracker watch is made specifically for gathering reliable health data and its durable hardware. One is built for communication and the latter is made for expanding the benefits of exercise. Choosing between the two may be difficult because their functions tend to blend and overlap. The similarities between the two devices also cause their pricing to remain relatively the same. Fitness tracker watches are, from the outset and design, built for the sole goal of monitoring and optimizing your health. Picking the right one for you can be tough, so we compiled a list of the best fitness tracker watches to buy in 2019.
    Sports and fitness
    134 views
  • Top 20 Best Japanese Tissues to Buy Online 2020 - Tried and True!

    Top 20 Best Japanese Tissues to Buy Online 2020 - Tried and True!

    Tissues are indispensable (especially if they're cheap)! When you have a runny nose, of course you need them. But they're also useful to keep nearby for small spills and cleaning jobs. So, how can you choose the right ones?Our editors searched Japanese e-commerce sites such as Amazon and Rakuten for the best made-in-Japan boxed tissues available online. We then picked out the most popular products and tested them.In our tests, we focused on 2 things:Softness on the skinValue for moneyWe then ranked the products and put what we learned into a buying guide to help you choose the best Japanese tissues available online.
    Household goods
    79 views
  • Top 14 Best Japanese Men's Warm Innerwear to Buy Online 2020 - Tried and True!

    Top 14 Best Japanese Men's Warm Innerwear to Buy Online 2020 - Tried and True!

    Do you like to stay active outdoors in spite of the freezing temperatures? Do you prefer to stay inside, but sometimes feel chilly? Or do you need a winter undershirt for wearing to the office? mybest is here to help you choose just what you're looking for!Our editors searched Japanese e-commerce sites such as Amazon, Rakuten, and Kakaku.com for the best warm innerwear for men available online. We then picked out the most popular products and tested them.We focused on 3 things:How well did it generate heat?How easily could we move around in it?Was the design good?We then ranked the products and put what we learned into a buying guide to help you choose the best Japanese men's warm inner shirts available online.
    Clothing
    46 views
  • Canmake Juicy Lady Liquid Cheek Review - mybest

    Canmake Juicy Lady Liquid Cheek Review - mybest

    Canmake Juicy Lady Liquid Cheek gets a lot of love on the Internet for the the high-quality color and durability offered at such an affordable price. However, there are reviewers that claim it doesn't blend into skin well, or it's hard to spread the color nicely. That's why we decided to purchase it and test it out for ourselves. We judged its finish, durability, and ease of use; here's what we learned.
    Cosmetics and skincare
    52 views
  • Rohto Mentholatum Deep Moist Lip Balm Review - mybest

    Rohto Mentholatum Deep Moist Lip Balm Review - mybest

    Out of the Rohto Mentholatum series, this Deep Moist lip balm promises the highest amount of hydration for your lips. But among the rave reviews online are comments that it doesn't feel good to put on or that its unique oval shape is difficult to use. That's why we decided to purchase it and test it out ourselves, namely for its moisturizing ability and how it felt to use. Here's what we learned.
    Cosmetics and skincare
    101 views
  • DHC Extra Moisture Lip Cream Review - mybest

    DHC Extra Moisture Lip Cream Review - mybest

    DHC Extra Moisture Lip Cream is an especially popular product in the brand's lip care lineup, but when we pored through reviews online, we noticed some that said they were bothered by its scent or that it dried out their lips. That's why we decided to purchase it and test it out for ourselves, specifically gauging its moisturizing ability and how it felt to use. Here's what we learned.
    Cosmetics and skincare
    109 views
  • Rohto Melano CC Serum Review - mybest

    Rohto Melano CC Serum Review - mybest

    We've heard a lot of good things about Rohto Melano CC Serum on the Internet, especially since it uses Vitamin C to whiten skin and prevent acne breakouts from occurring. However, there are also some that claim it didn't stop their skin from breaking out or caused additional problems instead.That's why we decided to purchase this whitening serum for ourselves and put it to the test. We analyzed its moisturizing power and how it felt to use and compared our results to the word on the 'Net. Here's what we learned.
    Cosmetics and skincare
    141 views
  • Canmake Perfect Serum BB Cream Review - mybest

    Canmake Perfect Serum BB Cream Review - mybest

    Canmake Perfect Serum BB Cream has been a hot item due to its comfortable texture and cost efficiency. Amid its rave reviews, however, are sprinkles of comments claiming the cosmetic made their skin break out or caused irritation. That's why we decided to purchase it and test it out for ourselves. Namely, we looked at how it felt to use, its finish, and its durability. Here's what we learned.
    Cosmetics and skincare
    92 views
  • Baby Pink BB Cream Review - mybest

    Baby Pink BB Cream Review - mybest

    You may know Baby Pink BB Cream already and how it's supposed to make your skin look like flushed and pink like an adorable baby. Amid all of the glowing reviews, however, we noticed some people that said it irritated or dried out their skin. That's why we decided to purchase it and test it out for ourselves, namely on how easy it was to use, its finish, and its durability. Here's what we learned.
    Cosmetics and skincare
    76 views
  • Top 13 Best Japanese Women's Warm Innerwear to Buy Online 2020 - Tried and True!

    Top 13 Best Japanese Women's Warm Innerwear to Buy Online 2020 - Tried and True!

    Brrrrrrrrr! It's freezing! I wish I had a super-warm, comfortable shirt that wasn't bulky to keep me nice and toasty in winter... mybest is here to help!Our editors searched Japanese e-commerce sites such as Amazon, Rakuten, and Kakaku.com for the best warm innerwear shirts available online. We then picked out the most popular products and tested them.In our evaluation, we focused on 3 things:How well did it generate heat?How comfortable was it?Was the design good?We then ranked the products and put what we learned into a buying guide to help you choose the best Japanese warm inners available online.
    Clothing
    97 views
  • Kose Sekkisei White BB Cream Review - mybest

    Kose Sekkisei White BB Cream Review - mybest

    Kose Sekkisei White BB Cream has gained a dedicated group of followers due to its light texture and reliable coverage. However, there are some that complain it doesn't have a good finish or it doesn't last long. That's why we decided to purchase it and test it out for ourselves. We analyzed its texture, durability, and how it felt to use, and we compiled our results into this handy review.
    Cosmetics and skincare
    238 views
  • Curél BB Cream Review - mybest

    Curél BB Cream Review - mybest

    When Curél jumped on the BB cream bandwagon, they created a product formulated with dry and sensitive skin in mind that uses no alcohol. While there are many customers that love them for it, there are some that claim it feels heavy or sticky. That's why we decided to purchase it and test it out for ourselves. In this article, we'll tell you how we tested Curél BB Cream to see how easy it was to spread, its coverage, its finish, and its durability. We even have a bonus product recommendation at the end!
    Cosmetics and skincare
    136 views
  • Shiseido Haku Melanofocus V 45 Whitening Serum Review - mybest

    Shiseido Haku Melanofocus V 45 Whitening Serum Review - mybest

    Shiseido Haku Melanofocus V 45 Whitening Serum has been a favorite among consumers for years, and it gets a lot of love. However, we also see talk from customers saying "It doesn't feel good," or "It doesn't moisturize my skin enough." That's why we decided to purchase and test it out for ourselves on its texture and moisturizing ability. This is what we learned.
    Cosmetics and skincare
    182 views
  • Top 18 Best Japanese Plastic Wraps to Buy Online 2020 - Tried and True!

    Top 18 Best Japanese Plastic Wraps to Buy Online 2020 - Tried and True!

    Whether you're trying to preserve leftover food or do some cooking in the microwave, there are a number of plastic wraps out there on the market to make your life a whole lot easier. These range from big name brands to ones you can get at the dollar store so, aren't you interested to see which ones are the easiest to use? They actually differ quite heavily in terms of quality, clinginess and strength as well as heat resistance!Our editors searched Japanese e-commerce sites (Amazon, Rakuten, etc.) for the most popular selling plastic wraps and put them to the test to give you our highest recommendations!We inspected all the plastic wraps for the following 3 criteria.Ease of UseClinginessAbility to Trap in OdorSo, which ones stood their ground to become our choice for best buy? Take a look at our results for the next time you decide to buy!
    Kitchen supplies
    60 views