Beauty Standards in Urban Japan 2024 #206

Beauty Standards in Urban Japan 2024 #206
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都会の美の基準とプレッシャーについて。Explore the evolving beauty standards in urban Japan, from cosmetic surgery trends to the rise of aesthetic medicine. Discover how societal pressures influence personal beauty practices in 2024.

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単語 (Vocabulary)

容姿 (ようし) - Appearance
美意識 (びいしき) - Aesthetic consciousness
美容整形 (びようせいけい) - Cosmetic surgery
脱毛 (だつもう) - Hair removal
レーザー脱毛 (れーざーだつもう) - Laser hair removal
ヒアルロン酸 (ひあるろんさん) - Hyaluronic acid
ボトックス (ぼとっくす) - Botox
二重 (ふたえ) - Double eyelid
美容医療 (びよういりょう) - Aesthetic medicine
シミ取り (しみとり) - Spot removal
ルッキズム (るっきずむ) - Lookism
自信 (じしん) - Confidence
洗脳 (せんのう) - Brainwashing
治療 (ちりょう) - Treatment
看護師 (かんごし) - Nurse
広告 (びようこうこく) - Advertisement

会話の話題 (Conversation Topics)

Do you have any daily routines or practices to enhance your beauty?

Do you have any opinions on cosmetic surgery or medical beauty treatments?

Is hair removal common in your country?

With the increasing popularity of cosmetic surgery and medical beauty treatments, what changes do you observe in society?

Are you familiar with lookism (the belief that appearance is of primary importance)? Do you have any thoughts on this?

Are you trying to conform to beauty standards, or do you prioritize being true to yourself?

Video Podcast and Japanese Transcripts (Furigana Included/Excluded)

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