What is Kanazawa-Kinpaku Itodatsumou®(24carat gold leaf threading)?


History and benefits of Threading

While threading is still a relatively new hair removal technique in the Western countries, it has been used in the Middle East and South Asiain countries for centuries.
Though eyebrows are the most popular area for threading in the Western countries, the Eastern  threading has been traditionally used to remove hair from other parts of the face as well.

Threading is said to have the following benefits as well as removing downy hair.

  • Improving blood circulation
  • Promoting cell renewal
  • Reduction of wrinkles
  • Aging care
  • Brightening up the skin
  • Maintaining skin elasticity

About Kanazawa-kinpaku and Gold leaf facial treatment

One of the famous things in Kanazawa is gold leaf.  The production of gold leaf started in Kanazawa at the end of the 16th century.  Gold leaf is historically used for the decoration of temples, shrines, and Buddhist altars in Japan.

Gold leaf is also known to be effective for skin beauty.  Gold leaf facial is a facial treatment that includes the application of 24-carat gold foil mask which in turn, helps your skin to reap a number of benefits.

We have combined these threading and gold leaf facial treatment to pursue the ultimate skin beauty.

It is named Kanazawa-Kinpaku Itodatsumou® in Japanese.

Itoutsukushiya owner
Atsuko Nakamura