History

1978

  • YA-MAN Limited established.
    Developed Japan's first optical displacement meter.
    Measured the curvature of one of Japan’s largest bridges, the Seto Ohashi Bridge.

1979

  • While developing cutting-edge electronic devices, such as ultrasonic test instruments, YA-MAN introduced needle depilation to Japan.
    Developed Japan's first high-frequency epilator.
  • Developed Japan's first ultrasonic slimming device.
    Independently developed beauty devices for industrial and home use.

1985

  • Developed the first body fat meter measuring body fat through the feet.
    Released Japan's first optical epilator.

1986

  • Independently released Japan's first compact EMS.

1992

  • Developed a compact body fat meter measuring body fat through the hands.
    Developed electronic lymph drainage and lymph impedance devices.

2003

  • Developed a bone mass meter measuring bone density.

2007

  • Released cosmetics brand “ONLY MINERALS”.
  • Released the beauty roller “Platinum Germa Roller”

2009

  • Released the epilator “No! No! Hair”.
    Released the ion air purifier “lonicpro TURBO”.

2011

  • Released the 3D beauty roller “Acetino Selby”.
    Released the tapping facial treatment device “Facercise UP”.
  • Listed with the Second Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.

2012

  • Listed with the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.

2013

  • Released the beauty roller “Platinum Tornado EMS”.
  • Released the radio frequency facial treatment device “Platinum White RF”.

2014

  • Released the waterproof cavitation machine “RF Beauté Cavispa”.

2015

  • Released the 5 in 1 beauty treatment device “RF Beauté Photo PLUS”.
    YA-MAN U.S.A. LTD established.

2016

  • Released the radio frequency and EMS beauty roller “RF Beauté Tornado RF Roller”.

2017

  • Released the IPL hair removal device “Rei Beauté R Flash” and “Men's Rei Beauté”.
    Achieved No.1 sales in the electrical beauty device category in Tmall Single day promotion.

2018

40th Anniversary of
the establishment.