While South Korea has been in the limelight for its constant stream of beauty product innovations, Japan’s approach towards beauty has always been under the radar. Still, that doesn’t mean the Japanese don’t know how to take care of their skin—because they do! Take a walk anywhere in Japan and you’ll notice how impeccable their skin is.

What’s their secret? Beauty supplements! Whether in capsule or powder form, these supplements are effective in delivering plenty of skin-beautifying nutrients from the inside such as collagen. Collagen is touted as the Holy Grail ingredient for younger, more supple-looking skin. But that’s just the start of the benefits it has.

So when your skin needs extra help in the brightening department, here are 5 popular Japanese supplements that can bring back the glow to your skin. Scroll below!

1. DHC Collagen 60 Days (2,050mg - 360 Tablets), P1,300

This beauty supplement boosts your skin’s natural radiance with the help of oceanic fish collagen, vitamin B1, and vitamin B2. It balances the skin tone and reduces the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, and other imperfections without the use of coloring agents or fragrances.

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2. Shiseido The Collagen Powder, P2,500

This popular collagen powder comes from Shiseido, the largest Japanese cosmetics company and one of the most trusted beauty brands in the world. It’s formulated with patented ingredients such as cowberry and amla fruit extracts to boost skin health and combat the signs of skin aging. Since it’s both flavorless and odorless, it can easily be mixed with food and drinks!

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3. Orihiro Collagen With Hyaluronic Acid (11,000mg - 30 Day Supply), P1,450

This vanilla-flavored beauty powder is potent with skin-perfecting proteins such as glucosamine and ceramide hydrate. It also contains dense collagen and hyaluronic acid, which are more powerful and effective than ordinary collagen. It’s perfect for mature skin since it strengthens the skin tissue, firms up saggy areas, and slows down signs of aging.

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4. Meiji Amino Collagen, P1,450

This supplement powder is the anti-aging tonic that can be enjoyed hot or cold at any time of the day, thanks to its neutral flavor and fast-dissolving powder formula. Enriched with arginine, vitamin C, and glucosamine, it replenishes essential nutrients for a healthy glowing complexion.

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5. Kirei Glutathione 7-in-1 With Collagen, Vitamin E, and Vitamin C Pearl White Capsules (500mg), P1,400

Constant sun exposure, stress, and pollution can be the root cause of skin problems. Whether it’s uneveness or breakouts, this supplement can combat such issues since it’s formulated with glutathione, collagen, grape seed, hyaluronic acid, rose crysta®, sodium ascorbate, and vitamin E. This powerful mix addressess blemishes and fine lines to make skin look smoother and more radiant than ever.

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