About Us

What is Gyaru?

Gyaru (aka gal) is a style that originated in Japan. It was originally a way for young women to rebel against beauty standards, but has evolved over time into many different substyles that people of all genders and ages can enjoy!

What is Papillon?

Papillon is a free online magazine created by gyaru for gyaru. We are a fan-made project looking to spread love and info about gyaru fashion! In our magazine, you’ll find fashion inspiration, makeup and hair tutorials, and all things gal!