Lifestyle Blog - Recent Rock Mama NYC Posts
We are in Japan now! We are planning to stay there about 7weeks. My son is going to experience public school in Japan. I'm planning to have several projects while I'm there. 昨日日本に到着しました！今回は、ワクワクドキドキが盛りだくさんでエキサイティングな日本滞在となりそうです。
Do you like summer? Summer time means it is time to change my skin care products. I don't use the same products for winter and summer. ニューヨークは、まだまだ肌寒い日が続きますが、もう初夏です！紫外線も多く湿気の高い夏は、スキンケアを変える時期。私は、年中同じスキンケアは使わずにシーズンごとに変えています
Have you ever received a hair cut at a barber shop? I just got one for the first time in my life! What is your image of a barber shop? Not so stylish? In NYC, barber shops are way cooler than many people may think. ニューヨークのおしゃれな床屋さんはものすごくおしゃれで、今ブームになっています。
I attended a very interesting fashion show presented by Goods of Conscience. The founder and designer is Fr. Andrew O'Connor. who is a priest in NYC! 先日、とても、興味深いファッションショウにご招待いただきました。デザイナーさんの名前は、Fr. Andrew O'Connor なんと彼は、神父さんです。ファッションラインの名前は、Goods Of Conscience 非営利団体です。
My concept for this year's pop-up salon is "Makeover". I believe that changing the outside makes a real change inside. I believe you will feel good, fresh and ready to push forward after a makeover. 今年は東京と京都で期間限定サロンを開催します。今年のサロンのテーマは 「Makeover 」イメチェンです。私は美容師という仕事柄、たくさんの方々に出会いそして髪を触らせていただいてます。髪型を変えたいって思っていらっしゃる方は、心の底に新しいチャンスを掴みたい。もっと幸せになりたいって思っていらっしゃる。その思いは、ニューヨーカーも同じです。
Do you like fashion? If you do, what do you like about it? I love fashion but, I don't mind breaking the rules. To me, fashion is how I express myself. ファッションが好き？おしゃれが好き？私は、ファッションが好きだけど、流行とか、ブランドとか全然気にしない。着たいものを着たい時に着てるだけ。ファッションは、私にとって自己表現の一つ
Spring just has come. But, many moms are planning for summer already. Summer camps start to send us e-mails around New Year to sign up. Many popular summer camps are already packed! ニューヨークにも春がやって来た：）ニューヨークのお母さん達はもうすでに夏休みの計画を立てている人たちがほとんどです。なぜかというと、アメリカの子供の夏休みは私立の学校の早い所では６月初旬から始まり、学校が始まるのが、９月初旬ととても長いからです。
Wow! Already April! Time flies. Today, I would like to introduce my favorite hair products for spring. あっという間にもう４月！今日は、春におすすめのヘアケア商品の紹介をしたいと思います。
My next project will be to bring Japanese hairstylists to NYC. I would like to show them our way of coloring hair and experience the city. I believe that in order to become a popular hairstylist one must have excellent hair skills and be an attractive person. こんにちわ。いつもRock Mama NYCを応援していただきありがとうございます。今年のRock Mamaは色んな企画が目白押しです。まず、先日行った、日本から美容師さん達にニューヨークに来ていただき行った、『大人美容師の合宿In NY』
Do you think raising a child in NYC is harder than another city? Do you think you better move away from NYC after your child is born? 私は６歳のニューヨーク生まれの息子の母親です。ニューヨークで子育てするのって大変ですよね？ってよく聞かれます。そして、子供が出来ると郊外に引っ越す人たちも多くみてきましたし、郊外に引っ越さないの？って聞かれる事も多いです。
have strong opinions about hair and skin care. I strongly believe that when you have nice clean skin, nice hair, and a smile, many people think you look great and look younger than your age. 私は、髪と肌の事にはとても強い思い入れがあります。健康的な肌、綺麗な髪、そして良い笑顔でいれば、あなたの印象は良くなるし、そして、実際の年齢よりも若く見られるはず
Do you know what Balayage highlighting is? It is a highlighting method to make a sun-kissed natural look for your hair. 皆さん、Balayage（バレイヤージュ、ボリアージュ）って聞いた事ありますか？これは最近ニューヨークで人気なハイライトの手法で、ペイントブラシ、手、またはコームを使ってハイライトするんです。
We had a snow day in New York City in the begging of February 2017. I love to look at snow photos of New York City very much. The snow magically changes a busy and crowded Manhattan view to a quiet fantasy snow world. I didn't step out even once. Thank you to Masashi Ohtsu for these photos.
My husband and I started this blog Rock Mama NYC December 2014 .Before that, I started my own Japanese blog September 2013. Back then I was working as a hairstylist 2days a week. 今日は、私がなぜブログを始めようと思ったのか、そして、このブログや、ソーシャルメディアで発信することにより何が変わったのかをシェアさせていただきたいと思います。
I have been a hairstylist for over 15 years. I have met and worked with many clients. When I see new clients, sometimes they tell me that they are so nervous to go to a hair salon because of previous bad haircut experiences in their past. Have you experience that too? Today, I would like to share some helpful tips (from a hairstylist point of view) for getting a good haircut. 美容師をして１５年になります。新しいお客様に出会う時に時々、お客様がものすごく緊張されていたり、不安がっていらっしゃるのが伝わって来ることがあります。こういうお客様は以前ヘアサロンにて、苦い経験をされた方が多いです。それで、ヘアサロンに来るのが怖い。楽しいことではなくなってしまっていらっしゃってとても残念に感じています
Have you heard of NYC attractions week? It is a 2-for-1 deal that allows you to purchase two-person admission for the price of one ticket. It is taking over the city right now until February 5th. Please check Rock Mama's top 3 picks for Attractions week.
The are so many good restaurants in New York City. NYC restaurant week is great opportunity to take advantage of and taste many different kinds of restaurants. NYC restaurant week is from today, Jan 23 to Feb 10, have your pick from 375 participating restaurants, with a three-course prix fixe lunch or dinner
The colder weather has come to New York City. I often use hats when I go out. I see many people wearing hats. Have you experienced your hair getting too flat after wearing a hat? Do you want to look good and avoid hat hair at the office or after work? Use dry shampoo!
Winter is freezing and long in the city. Kid's can't play at the park all day long. I'm always looking for indoor play space in the city for my energetic 6 years old son. I would like to share some of my ideas of things to do during the winter with kid's in NYC. This post, I would like to share some things to do in the Flatiron district...
I asked the Malt and Mold owner, Kevin, to pick three of his favorite cheese and beer.Those selections are so rare! Please check those out.
Lately, I started to like eating cheese and bread with wine and beer. I want to try to taste many different kinds of cheese. I found a great store called "Malt and Mold." They have great selections of high quality, rare cheese and beer. Sounds like my dream place! ...
Happy New Year everyone! Thank you for reading my blog, Rock Mama NYC. I really appreciate your support. Today, I would like to share my 2017 New Year's resolution...
I will show you how to make a easy stylish side bun.
Do you have any plans to go to a holiday party and don't know what to do with your hair? I will show you how to make easy & stylish ponytail.
Hello, what are your holiday plans? Many people travel to visit family during this holiday, and New York City is very quiet during this time. I like this quiet time in the City. If you are looking for some things to do on Christmas eve and Christmas day in the City, please see below...
Hello, In my last blog I introduced you to my favorite hat brand, Cha-Cha's House Of Ill Repute. The brand designer Cha-cha makes all hats in her studio in the Lower East Side of New York City. I have been religiously loving hats over 20 years. Her studio is my dream place. I saw so many cool looking hats. I picked my eight favorite hats to show you! ...
...One of the reasons I love Cha-Cha's house of Ill Repute is the fact that all hats are handmade in NYC, they use very high-quality materials, and are very unique and special designs. I can feel a lot of the Rock spirit in the hats...
Today, I would like to introduce how to pick the right round brush. A round brush is used to create curls, textures and volume.