Gaijin Gyaru Guide

My gaijin gyaru guide, crafted specifically for beginners and those who want to start getting into this Japanese fashion! This will include tutorials, advice, and inspirational posts.

How To Do Gyaru On Holiday – Travel Tips!

How To Do Gyaru On Holiday – Travel Tips!

It's that time of year when we're jetting off around the globe, and enjoying the (hopefully) sunny destinations. There are so many places that I want to tick off my travel wishlist and after coming back from Japan just makes me want to go again! I aim to go on at ...

What I Miss About Gyaru

What I Miss About Gyaru

Throwback to JEWEL's first gyaru meet! To say that gyaru has changed in the last few years is an understatement; nowadays it's totally unrecognisable, but hints of the old scene still lurks within the makeup. I've been watching this all happen and I used to get so riled up about how ...

Easy Gyaru Hair & Makeup Tutorials Part Two

Easy Gyaru Hair & Makeup Tutorials Part Two

Despite everything, I still hold onto the hope that maybe, just maybe, my skin would magically recover and I can be that dream everyday gyaru that I wanted to be. It's a really fragile hope, but the other day I was going back through my archives and rediscovered my post ...

Gyaru Nail Art Inspiration for Valentine’s Day

Gyaru Nail Art Inspiration for Valentine’s Day

Hands up if you have no idea what to wear for Valentine's Day? Yep, me neither, but lately I've gone back to drooling over endless Instagram feeds of Japanese nail salons and it makes me really want to make mine pretty for the special day (even though I have no ...

10 Ways You’re the Worst Gyaru Ever

10 Ways You’re the Worst Gyaru Ever

Not at one point in my whole gyaru life did I ever think that I was perfect; I have dark hair, for one, I don't wear circle lens and my hair skills is definitely in the basic area. These things used to bug the hell out of me when I ...

How to Do Gyaru Makeup with Sensitive Skin

How to Do Gyaru Makeup with Sensitive Skin

My skin is terribly sensitive; when I'm not suffering from eczema I'm suffering from hayfever, and both are a nightmare for my face. I used to get reactions even when I don't wear makeup and one day I got so fed up with it that I threw all of my ...

How to Start a Gyaru/Jfashion Blog

How to Start a Gyaru/Jfashion Blog

So you want to start a jfashion blog? Yay! Blogging is great for writing down your thoughts and meeting new people. But, where to start? I faced the very same question when I first found out about blogging and now I’m passing on my knowledge to help you out a ...

How to do Agejo Gyaru on a Budget

How to do Agejo Gyaru on a Budget

image source: ma*rs I've been staring at this screen for goodness knows how long trying to think of the best way to explain how to do agejo gyaru on the budget, but the lines between doing that and just gyaru on a budget in general is quite blurred as many of ...

How to Build Your Gyaru Wardrobe

How to Build Your Gyaru Wardrobe

Buy some clothes and wear it. Just kidding - there's a bit more to creating the perfect gyaru wardrobe than that. Whenever someone new to the style asks me for advice on how to build up a gyaru wardrobe I always say to start working with what they already have, ...

Hard Truths about Gyaru

Hard Truths about Gyaru

When I first found out about gyaru I thought I was entering a magical realm; everything was just so different to what I usually saw and I couldn't wait to dive right in and become a part of this wonderful world. There were so many things that I didn't expect ...