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Emi Schemmer

Emi has always been fascinated with both the beauty, as well as the idiosyncrasies of the skin. Her interest in health and wellness orchestrated her university and post-graduate studies, focusing on Health Sciences, Nutrition, and Complementary Natural Medicine. Highly entrepreneurial and creative, Emi started her first company, DesignItMedia, while studying at the University of Victoria, B.C. Emi is passionate about health, wellness, sustainability and equality. Besides her work as a creative, Emi is the co-founder of OKA - an art foundation that supports emerging artists globally, a brand investor and advisor. She lives between Amsterdam and Tokyo.

Articles by Emi E.

An online survey about IVF in Japan conducted in January and February 2021 received responses from roughly 47,000 national public employees. It showed 1.8 percent were undergoing fertility treatment. 10.1 percent, meanwhile, said…

This year, the holidays will undoubtedly look different. Whether you are attending small gatherings or scheduling numerous festive Zoom calls with friends and colleagues, wearing a mask for some of your holiday…

Despite the foliage of Japan turning magnificent hues of reds and oranges, the arrival of late autumn also means the increase of colds as our bodies adjust to the changes in weather.…

To say that Kenzo Takada — or simply Kenzo as the world knows him best — defied expectations of what fashion was is something of an understatement. He left Japan at the age of…

Men have thicker skin with more collagen, which — provided that they hydrate regularly — theoretically means that men should look younger than women of the same age. However, this is not always the…

Striving to maintain a healthy and balanced lifestyle with a diet full of nutrient-dense foods is ideal, but sometimes this can be challenging. For the past few months, especially, we have all…

Are you suffering from breakouts and irritations under your face mask? You’re not alone. So many people have complained about skin issues in the past several months that we now have a…