Japan culture : Unusual Objects

As some say, Asia is another world. This is especially true when you discover some items that are sold in Japan. Let’s take a quick tour of the latest news that you can buy…

1. Hello Kitty Dry Suit

They said that it’s a serious suit…

The Hello Kitty Dry Suit is for seriously kawaii water sports. Look out for the Sanrio cat’s iconic red and white ribbons decorating the arms and shoulders, as well as a few on the chest. And can you spot Hello Kitty’s eyes and whiskers too? Just in case you can’t tell what character this is meant to be, “Hello Kitty” is stamped on the back of the left leg.

2. Rodeo Exercise Fitness Machine

Apparently it’s good to work the abdominals and lumbar …

In Japan, rodeo is a bit different to the all-American sport we all know from the movies: it’s a way to stay fit in the comfort of your own home. The Rodeo Boy Exercise Fitness Machine utilizes random motion technology to deliver an evolving sequence of rodeo-style movements that help train your lower body. There are six variations in speed as well as two courses, all in the style of riding a horse. This means the machine will provide a serious workout on your lower body, especially the stomach and back areas.

3. Shouting Vase

If you are angry…

Turn your loudest, most urgent frustrations into mere whispers with the Shouting Vase. The plastic jug is designed to fit over the contours of your mouth and absorb your screams and shouts, “storing” them in the vase and emitting a softer version of your angry cries through the tiny hole at the base.

4. Rolling Umbrella

Why did not we think about it earlier?

Japan has more umbrellas per capita than any other people in the world: 3.3 against the world average of 2.4! Why? Because, well, it rains a lot in Japan. Add the density of the population and you end up with a problem of sorts: moving around in the crowded city with an umbrella. And this is where Bibi Lab Korogasa Naito Rolling Umbrella comes in.

5. Dancing Face Stand for iPhone

Is this work with android phone too ?

Make your friends and loved ones sing and dance in your phone with the Dancing Face Stand for iPhone. Just use the special app and this fun robot-like toy along with your iPhone or iPone, and watch as the photo appears to dance in time with the music.

6. Dreamin Head Massage

Sweet dreams

Dreamin Head by leading beauty gadgets brand MTG is an adjustable device that you can slip on after a long day at work. Then just let the 360-degree unit wrap around your head and soothe your stress away with the integrated air bags and neck balls that will massage your scalp and neck. The experience is enhanced by heated areas at the back, making this is a comfortable and convenient wellness tool offering a fully balanced cycle of massage therapy. Charge it for 3 hours and then it can be used cordlessly while you rest and recuperate at home.

7. Furoshiki Shoes

Convenient !

Designed by Masaya Hashimoto for Italian brand Vibram, the Furoshiki Shoes take the traditional Japanese furoshiki wrapping cloth bag and transform the same concept into footwear. Your soles will never be the same again with the comfortable fit of these scarf-like shoes.

8. Smartphone and Tablet Dual Holder

A 2nd computer screen would been too simple …

We all need some extra arms sometimes and luckily Thanko is here to help. The Smartphone and Tablet Dual Holder will allow you to keep your gadgets always within reach and at eye level, without cluttering up your work station. The holders can swivel 360 degrees and hold a range of smartphone or tablet devices, including the iPhone 6.

9. Rabapon

Because the bluetooth headset is outdated!

Perfect if you do a job where you don’t have your hands free to hold your phone, the Rabapon can keep a smartphone or flip phone steady on your face so your hands are available to do other things. The simple headset design is not only practical, holding your phone comfortably and firmly, but can also be a decorated and customized if you want to be creative.

10. Face Slimmer Exercise Mouthpiece

No, that’s not what you think about…

To get and maintain the perfect visage, you don’t need the cosmetic surgeon’s knife. All you need is a mouthpiece. Yes, the Face Slimmer is a simple solution to the timeless problem of how to give sagging facial skin and muscles that much-needed daily lift. Just three minutes per day is all you need; pop in the mold and then make mouth movements. The makers recommend you say vowel sounds out loud over and over again, producing regular and methodical exercises that will strength the twelve facial expression muscles in a comprehensive way.

10bis. Small Face Slimmer Wings Exerciser

The Small Face Slimmer Wings Exerciser is a unique way to help work on your cheeks and mouth, slimming your face into a more youthful, slender look. Just put the exercise in your mouth and bite down on the mouthpiece for around 30 seconds a day. This will make the “wings” flap up and down, exercising the muscles in your jaw and helping in the fight against sagging cheeks and aging. Breathing rhythmically through the mouthpiece at the same time also helps slim your stomach.

If you find some of these products fun or possibly useful, you can order them at this address: https://www.japantrendshop.com