The BBC World Service reports on the trend of British followers of Japanese fashion. Seriously, what the flip?
An underground youth culture in Japan with distinctive music, fashion and make-up, where the skin is darkened using tanning products is spreading worldwide.
(Thanks, Japan Probe)
UPDATE: For those of you curious few, I found a style guide for the various subsets of the ‘Gyaru Gal Style‘ with photos to illustrate the look here.