Beauty is in the eye of the beholder—and beauty routines around the world vary depending on what products are readily available. From coconut oil and black sage tea to shea butter, natural ingredients play a major role in making skin and hair look radiant, no matter what country you’re in. Keep reading for advice and tips on natural beauty routines from places like Japan, Sweden, and South Africa, as well as products to help you incorporate those rituals into your at-home and on-the-go regimen. Bonus: Many treatments include ingredients that can be found in your own kitchen.
Japan is well known as a beauty hot spot for silky smooth skin and long shiny hair thanks to beauty secrets that have been passed down for generations. One of the most popular beauty products is Tsukai oil, also known as camellia oil, which is one of the main ingredients used by luxury skincare brand Tatcha.