Do YOU want to be a Japanese Nightingale?

I have always been eager to know the secret behind a geisha’s beauty, haven’t you? Goodness, to just have that porcelain skin and clear complexion for a day or two would just be the best, don’t you think?

…apparently we can: http://www.shizukany.com/geisha-facial.htm

Presenting theĀ GEISHA FACIAL: a facial treatment that unlocks the secrets of Geisha beauty!

Really? I understand that this is simply a marketing technique, but I still have the feeling that this is a classic example of Orientalism today. How we may characterize the Orient as exotic, sensual and feminine (and after all, geishas are [traditional] female entertainers…

Anyways, thought this would be interesting to share.

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