Blotting Paper (Aburatorigami)


Premium oil-blotting paper Inspired by the wisdom of Kyoto women and Japan’s craftsmanship.

Looking for a quick solution to reduce the appearance of oily shine? Just blot it out with Yojiya Blotting Paper, a top selling blotting paper from Japan that helps control and minimize shine. This Japanese premium oil blotting paper is a makeup artist secret to combat shine on set and on-the-go throughout the day.  It was first released in 1920 and since then a 20 sheet, palm-sized notebook-like format was created.

Yojiya Aburatorigami (oil blotting paper) are designed to remove excess oil that accumulates throughout the day without removing makeup or irritating the skin.  These super thin oil absorbing sheets have a light grid pattern made from traditional Japanese paper without powder.  It absorbs beautifully and becomes translucent as it soaks up sweat and oil from your skin.

Get that shine and oil-free skin with this oil blotting papers! Look fresh anytime, anywhere!


  • Rid oil and sweat while also leaving the skin refreshed
  • Conveniently packages in a notebook style that easily tears off


  1. Pull out one sheet.
  2. Press it firmly but gently against the shiny areas of your face, starting with your "T-zone" (nose, chin, forehead and around the mouth).
  3. Leave the blotting paper against your skin for a few seconds while the sheet absorbs the oil and lift away from face. Repeat throughout face where needed. To avoid removing makeup, be sure not to rub or move the paper across your skin. (use a new sheet if needed)


Washi (和紙) is traditional Japanese paper


20 sheets in 1 booklet. Each sheet is 9.3 cm (horizontal) x 9 cm (vertical), or 3.66 inches x 3.54 inches.


Yojiya’s (よーじや) Aburatorigami is the most famous oil blotting paper brand in Japan.  

Yojiya was founded in 1904 in Kyoto, first selling from a cart. Since then, they have expanded all over Japan, including to airports. They are known for their traditional makeup tools and natural skin care products. 

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