8 Compliments to Make a Japanese Woman Smile When You First Meet Her

4. Pay attention to her nails: “I love how you’ve done your nails.”

Japanese women pay special attention to their fingernails, so don’t miss the opportunity to notice them and to pay her a compliment. “I pay a lot for my nails. When a guy compliments me for my nails, I think ‘he knows where to look,’” mentioned a woman in her 20s. It’s even more perfect if you can share beauty tips with her, like which hand cream is nice to use.