Best 5 Japanese beauty cosmetics stores

Best 5 Japanese beauty cosmetics stores


Hello everyone.
Speaking of the pleasure of overseas travel shopping, buying cheap and good products which is sold in the country!
Cheap and good products are perfect as a reward for yourself, and as a souvenir for your friends and family:)
This time, we guide Japanese popular shops that sell cheap and good quality Japanese beauty products.

We introduce tokyo stores, but these shops are chain stores, so you may be able to find even outside of Tokyo.
I picked up which store is the easiest to buy, in terms of the size of ​​the shops or duty free. Check it out!

1.Matsumoto Kiyoshi(Matsukiyo)

No.1 biggest drug store chain which is known for a long time. It is everywhere in Tokyo.

Cheap Cosmetics, Shiseido, Kanebo, Sofina, Kose cosmetics, medicines and daily necessities are available at cheap prices.

Depending on the store, please be careful because there are some stores that can’t use tax free!

*Recommend Store of Matsumoto Kiyoshi

Matsumoto Kiyoshi Ikebukuro Part 2

・ There is a shop floor from 1 to 3F, and the shop size is large, so you can do shopping relaxingly.

・Business hours :24h(Sunday&public holiday 22:00close、next day10:00 open) 

・ You can receive an item which is ordered at online store
*Web site is here(English):

・Tax free:Accepted

・Credit card:Accepted

・Address: 1-22-8 Higashi-Ikebukuro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo


Other recommended Drug Store





These drug stores also have various cosmetics, cosmetics, and medicines like Matsukiyo.

If you can not find Matsukiyo store near your hotel etc, I would recommend checking these above-mentioned shops!

Depending on the store, please be careful because there are some stores that can’t use tax free!

2.Don Quijote

The very famous and big discount store in Japan.

There are many kings of items not only cosmetics but also food, beauty home appliances, smartphone accessories etc. So Japanese also loves this shop because we can buy various kinds of products at cheap prices. Recommended for buying souvenirs for yourself, your friends and your family.

* Recommend Store of Don Quijote

Don Quijote Roppongi store

・Shop floor is from B1 to 4F (Cosme floor is 1F)

・ In line with the characteristics of Roppongi, which has many foreigners, so the product lineup includes items that are good for foreign tourists, and services such as multilingual support are also provided.

・Tax free:Accepted

・Credit card:Accepted

・Business hours :24h every day

・Address: 3-14-10 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo

・Easy access from Roppongi Station in 3 minutes walk


3.@cosme store

You can buy popular cosmetics at “@cosme”, which is Japan’s largest cosmetics review site.

Popular products at @cosme are displayed in the form of rankings, so you can check these products just by coming store without watching the website!

The ranking is also constantly updated, so you can get the latest popular cosmetic information.

* Recommend Store of @cosme store

@cosme store at LUMINE Yurakucho

・ The section is the largest among the @cosme Tokyo stores

・ Tax free: Duty-free procedure is performed at Lumine’s duty-free counter

※ Tax exemption is effective only the day of purchase

※ Due to tax-free procedure takes time, please have time for it

・Credit card:Accepted

・Business hours:11:00~20:00

・Address 〒100-0006

2-5-1 Yurakucho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo  Lumine Yurakucho 1 7F



AINZ&TULPE is a drug store that focuses on cosmetics and beauty products. A variety of cosmetics are available, from cheap price items to the latest and hottest items, and there are new discoveries even if you stop by every day!

Because it is arranged according to the genre, it is easy to find the product you are looking for.

There are also plenty of medicines, make-up tools and more!

*Recommend Store of AINZ&TULPE store

          Harajuku Quest shop Ikebukuro Seibu shop
Shop size There are a total 2 floors from basement 1 to 1F. There are a total 3 floors from basement 1 to 2F.
Tax free Accepted Accepted
Opening hours 10:00~23:00 10:00~22:00
Credit card Accepted Accepted
Address 1-14 Jingumae Shibuya-ku Tokyo 150-0001 Tokyo 14-13 Harajuku Quest Building B1F ~ 1F 1 Seibu Ikebukuro Main Store (South Zone) B1F-2F, 1-chome, Minami-Ikebukuro, Toshima Ward, Tokyo 171-0022

・The appearance & interior of AINZ&TULPE Harajuku

・ The appearance & interior of AINZ&TULPE Ikebukuro Seibu


PLAZA started its first import specialty store in Japan as an “American-style drug store” since 1962. Even now, many of the products imported from overseas are lined up, inheriting their characteristics. In addition, this shop is aggressive in new product development, and are often featured new cosmetics every time we go. If you want to check out a little unusual cosmetics and the latest cosmetics, this shop is good!

*Recommended Store of PLAZA

Plaza Ginza Store

・ There is a wide sales floor and you can see various products!

* On April 14, 2017, the Ginza flagship store opened a new store in “EXIT MELSA” by the close of Sony Building.

・Tax free:Accepted

・Credit card:Accepted

・Business hours:11:00~20:00

・Address : 104-0061 5-7-10 Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo EXITMELSA 2F


How was it? The shops I introduced this time have lots of cheap and good items, so please go if you have time.
I hope you have a good time with shopping!