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  • I'm From Rice Cream
    face,  I'm From

    I’m From Rice Cream

    the claim With ceramide from rice bran extract, vitamins B and E plus minerals, the I’m From Rice Cream claims to improve tone, barrier strength and oil balance.⁣     the ingredients Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran Water, Water, Glycerin, Butylene Glycol, Cetyl Ethylhexanoate, Pentaerythrityl Tetraethylhexanoate, Hydrogenated Polyisobutene, Synthetic Beeswax, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter, Polyglyceryl-3 Methylglucose Distearate, Vinyl Dimethicone, Pentylene Glycol, 1,2-Hexanediol, Behenyl Alcohol, Glyceryl Stearate, Ammonium Acryloyldimethyltaurate/VP Copolymer, Bisabolol, Cetearyl Olivate, Panthenol, Sorbitan Olivate, Caprylyl Glycol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Xanthan Gum, Adenosine, Trisodium Ethylenediamine Disuccinate, Sodium Hyaluronate, Ceramide NP, Hydrolyzed Hyaluronic Acid, Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran Oil, Tocopherol, Phytosphingosine, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Hydrogenated Lecithin   ⁣   Both the EWG and CosDNA assessments…

  • Urang Brightening Blue Oil
    oil,  Urang

    Urang Brightening Blue Oil Serum

    the claim A product that claims to brighten, heal and protect skin, the Urang Brightening Blue Oil Serum is all natural, vegan and EWG green.     the ingredients Camellia Sinensis (Green Tea) Seed Oil, Tocopherol (Vitamin E), Alpha-bisabolol, Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Oil     The four ingredient formula returns an all green safe assessment from CosDNA and EWG resources.     the science Green Tea is a potent antioxidant that helps neutralise free radicals, reduce inflammation, clear cell damage and repair wrinkles. Rich in Catechins, a group of natural compounds called Polyphenols (EGCG in particular) that protect against UV radiation and environmental stressors, green tea also helps to…

  • Mokosh Skincare
    first cleanse,  Mokosh,  oil,  wash off

    Mokosh Skincare – An Introduction

    the philosphy Mokosh is an Australian skincare brand based in Fremantle, WA. In creating natural products for face and body, it aims to remove the non-essential elements from traditional skincare, bringing together natural, potent, healing botanicals in a simple, multipurpose range. Their award winning formulas are designed to deliver pure, concentrated nutrition to skin, restore balance and promote a return to natural, radiant state. Mokosh was founded by former medical scientist, veterinarian and pathologist Marion O’Leary. All ingredients are vetted for ethics and effectiveness before being packaged in refillable and recyclable glass.   “Nature is where the wisdom lies, and our society has lost touch with that. We are at…

  • Klairs Gentle Black Fresh Cleansing Oil
    first cleanse,  Klairs

    Klairs Gentle Black Fresh Cleansing Oil

    the claim With a fresh, non-oily finish, the Klairs Gentle Black Fresh Cleansing Oil removes all makeup, oil, dirt residue and dead cells and also controls sebum production. Sunflower, Grape, Jojoba and Black Currant Oils keep skin moisturised and balanced while antioxidants and vitamins deliver skin health. Recommended for combination-oily skin.     the ingredients Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, PEG-20 Glyceryl Triisostearate, Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Seed Oil, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Ribes Nigrum (Black Currant) Seed Oil     CosDNA returns a favourable hazard rating for the Klairs cleansing oil.     the science Sunflower Seed Oil is a well absorbed, lightweight oil without residue that’s…

  • Olivarrier Fluid Oil
    oil,  Olivarrier

    Olivarrier Fluid Oil

    the claim The Olivarrier Fluid Oil is a lightweight, fast absorbing, non-greasy 100% Squalane oil for all skin types. Non-comedogenic, it strengthens the skin barrier with excellent moisture while soothing properties help ease redness and blemishes. Antioxidants will also protect skin from free-radical damage.     the ingredients Olive Squalane     CosDNA and EWG resources return favourable green reports for this single ingredient formula, confirming absolute product safety.     the science Plant derived Squalane comes from olives. Squalane is non-comedogenic (won’t block pores) and a natural component of human sebum. This assures that it’s quickly absorbed without greasy or oily residue, protecting skin against dehydration. It comprises three…

  • Laneige Cream Skin Refiner
    hydrating toner,  Laneige

    Laneige Cream Skin Refiner

    the claim The Laneige Cream Skin Refiner claims to be a toner comprising a whole bottle of cream dissolved with safe ingredients to keep the skin hydrated and healthy. It’s said to offer a significant moisturising effect, particularly recommended for skin that feels tight, dry or sensitive.     the ingredients Water, Butylene Glycol, Glycerin, Limnanthes Alba (Meadowfoam) Seed Oil, 1,2-Hexanediol, Polyglyceryl-10 Stearate, Glyceryl Stearate Citrate, Sodium Stearoyl Glutamate, Inulin Lauryl Carbamate, Glyceryl Caprylate, Ethylhexylglycerin, Propanediol, Disodium Edta, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Tocopherol     CosDNA returns a favourable all green report for this compact 15 ingredient formula, confirming product safety.     the science Following the humectant powerhouse Glycerin…

  • Cosrx Ultimate Moisturizing Honey Overnight Mask
    Cosrx,  overnight

    Cosrx Ultimate Moisturizing Honey Overnight Mask

    the claim The Cosrx Ultimate Moisturizing Honey Overnight Mask contains 87% propolis extract and natural beeswax to soothe, calm and moisturise skin while you sleep. It can be used as an overnight or wash-off mask, alternatively like a cream.     the science Represented at an overwhelming 87% concentration is Propolis Extract, a combination of beeswax, enzymes and tree sap used by bees to seal, disinfect and waterproof their hive. It’s additionally excellent for the skin, used medicinally to help heal wounds for centuries. Rich in flavonoids, propolis displays powerful antibacterial, antifungal and antiviral properties. Its high antioxidant content also assists to keep free radicals from causing cell damage. It…

  • ByWishtrend 15% Vitamin C + Ferulic Acid
    ByWishtrend,  serum

    ByWishtrend Pure Vitamin C 15% with Ferulic Acid

    the claim The Pure Vitamin C 15% with Ferulic Acid Serum claims antioxidant care, skin brightening, acne prevention, boost collagen and recovery from UV rays and recommended for oily-combination skin and for vitamin C beginners.     the science Vitamin C is essential for healthy skin. It has the ability to decrease sun damage and dehydration plus reduce the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines. Ascorbic Acid (often referred to as L-ascorbic acid or LAA) is considered its most potent form, effective at concentrations over 10%. Vitamin C is also easily absorbed into the skin and enhances the skin’s ability to repair, speeding up cell turnover with an increased ability…

  • Neostrata Resurface
    body,  Neostrata,  second cleanse,  serum

    Neostrata Resurface

    the claim The NEOSTRATA Resurface line claims to harnesses the power of Alpha Hydroxy Acids (AHAs) to smooth and refine the skin’s surface through daily exfoliation. Neostrata employs a Smart Amphoteric Complex gradual release delivery system to help maximise skin tolerability while using high concentrations of AHAs     the cleanser The Foaming Glycolic Wash is formulated with 18% Glycolic Acid and 2% Lactobionic Acid to exfoliate and cleanse congested pores as well as prepare the skin for optimal benefits of the regimen that follows.     the ingredients Aqua/Water/Eau, Glycolic Acid, PEG-8, Alcohol Denat., Arginine, Ammonium Hydroxide, Sodium C14-16 Olefin Sulfonate, Lactobionic Acid, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Glycerin, Butylene Glycol, Citrus…

  • essence,  Missha

    Missha Red Algae Treatment Essence

    the claim Made with 100% Irish Moss Extract, a type of Red Algae that strengthens the skin’s defense and combats external stimuli that might harm it, the Missha Red Algae Treatment Essence is anti-bacterial, anti-viral and powerfully antioxidant to promote youthful and healthy skin.     the ingredients Chondrus Crispus Extract (Irish Moss Extract)   Both CosDNA and EWG return an ideal rating for this single ingredient essence.     the science Red Algae is a nutrient and vitamin rich seaweed promoting healthy skin. It’s slowly fermented at 36.5°C for 100 days to increase the potency of it’s natural antioxidant strength. Antioxidants (zeaxanthin, lutein) shield skin from damaging airborne pollutants,…