DHC is a Japanese manufacturer dealing in cosmetics and health food supplements headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.
It provides cosmetics, such as skincare and makeup products, body care and baby care products, hair care products, men’s care products, and aromas and fragrances; health foods, including supplements, protein diets, and diet supplements; and pharmaceutical products, such as drugs, quasi-drugs, and other products, as well as genetic testing kits. The company also offers germinated rice, side dishes, seasonings, beverages and snacks, and bottled water; and fashion apparel and lingerie products for women. In addition, it operates spa resorts; engages in helicopter business that provides a range of services, including aerial photography and videography, event tours, fuselage repairs, and charter flights; and offers translation and interpretation services. Further, the company publishes dictionaries and language books, books in translation, and general publications; and provides distance-learning courses that range from practical business English to complete translation courses for students, as well as for companies as materials for education and employee training. It sells its products through convenience stores and drug stores in Japan, distributors worldwide and mail orders and online.
Today, as one of the world’s top health and beauty brands, DHC remains a radically different kind of skincare company. The DHC labs in Tokyo continually disrupt the Japanese beauty industry with innovative formulas, many never seen before in the Western marketplace. And with an executive leadership comprised primarily of women, DHC shatters the cultural norms of the typical Japanese company.
Even with its breakthrough formulas and unconventional history, DHC is dedicated to its core Japanese values: offering premium antioxidant skincare and advocating for education. Based in the San Francisco Bay Area, DHC USA leads the industry in best-in-class beauty practices and champions education and leadership to help ensure a bright, beautiful future for girls. At DHC, we believe true beauty begins with confidence. We’re on a mission to provide our customers with the best products, made with exceptional ingredients and renown Japanese innovation. And true to our heritage, we’re committed to helping women and girls everywhere to discover their own brand of beauty.