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What are Personal Care Products?  

Personal care is a wide category of products. It includes anything that can be used to take care of one's self. 

Common examples of personal care products are sunscreens, cleansers, makeup removers, lotions, serums, masks, makeup, shampoos, and conditioners. 

In some cases, even perfume can be considered a personal care item.

Because of the extensive nature of this product category, there are countless types, as well as sub-types. When browsing personal care products, you can think about where you are using them, why you are using them, and who you are getting them from. 

  • Where you are using them - Will you use them on/for your face or body? For either, are you using them on/for a particular body part? 
  • Why you are using them -  Are you seeking general care or specific treatment? Do you want to nourish your skin? Relieve aging symptoms? Control oil? Minimize impurities? 
  • Who you are getting them from - What personal care brands are you entrusting? Are they reputable? Do they have a good standing among customers? 

Why You Should Use Personal Care Products

Personal care products are made for you to take care of yourself. Including them in your daily routine can help you keep clean and feel good about yourself and your body. 

This translates to the maintenance of your health, dignity, and general well-being. Who would have thought a range of products could do so much! 

When your physical health and self-esteem are improved, you can foster better relationships and live a happier and fuller life. 

Types of Personal Care Products 

Personal Care Products For the Face 

Sun Care 

The main product for sun care is sunscreen. But there are many types of sunscreens. You can find sunscreens as creams, lotions, spray solutions, and powders. 

Sunscreens also differ by composition. There are chemical sunscreens and mineral sunscreens. In addition, there are classic sunscreens and tinted sunscreens. 

They can be categorized by the protection that they offer too. Some sunscreens shield against both UVA and UVB rays, while some shield against only one of the two. 

When shopping for sunscreens, you should consider the SPF+ that it provides. 

Besides sunscreens, there are anti-tan products that come in numerous forms, such as creams, lotions, spray solutions, powders, masks, etc. 

Skin Care 

Skincare is a very broad category, but generally, skincare products either deliver general care or specialized care. 

For the former, products are formulated to keep the skin healthy and happy. They would impart nutrients and provide nourishment. 

For the latter, products target specific skin concerns. Hence, it can be further divided. Examples include aging care, damage repair, sensitive skin care, etc. 

In this regard, products would be marketed by their purpose. 

If you have gone skincare shopping before, you will have a good idea of what this means. Here is a list of examples:

  • For hydrating and smoothening 
  • For whitening and brightening 
  • For dark spots and freckles
  • For wrinkles, fine lines, crow's feet 
  • For lifting and firming 
  • For acne and pimples

Skincare products are typically also organized by skin type. The main types are:

  • Normal skin
  • Dry skin 
  • Combination skin 
  • Sensitive skin 
  • Oily skin 
  • Acne-prone skin 
  • Mature or aging skin 

Oral Care 

Oral care is anything and everything for your mouth. This can be toothpaste, mouth wash, floss, etc. These products play an important role in upkeeping hygiene. 

Decorative Cosmetics 

This category can be understood as “makeup.” It can be any item used for decorative purposes on the face. They can be categorized by the part that they are used on/for, which may be further divided. For example:

  • For the eyes - For the eyebrows, for the eyelids, for the eyelashes. 
    • Eyebrow pencil, eyeshadow, eye color liquid, eyeliner, mascara, etc. 

All products can be sub-classified by their form and composition. You can find liquid and pencil eyeliners, for instance. 

Personal Care Products For the Body 

Body care is separate from facial care because the nature of the skin is different. Nonetheless, the body requires similar attention. Sun care and skin care overlap those of facial care. Perfume is another category of personal care products for the body. 

Most perfumes are classified by their composition. They tend to be marketed by gender too. 

Personal Care Products For the Hair 

Hair care includes shampoos, conditioners, treatment creams, lotions, and serums, as well as hair styling products. Every type can be further divided by:

  • Hair type - Damaged hair, dry hair, treated hair, thin hair, thick hair, frizzy hair, curly hair, straight hair, etc. 
  • Composition - Chemical-based products or plant-based products. The latter can avail of natural ingredients, extracts, etc. They may be marketed as vegan products. 

Where to Get Japanese Personal Care Products?

You can shop Japan personal care products from our online store Japan with Love. We have hundreds of authentic-only items that you can consider adding to your cart. Plus, we guarantee quick delivery!