Klairs

KLAIRS believes in simplicity. The brand's products are designed to suit sensitive skin types and contain only the most necessary, safe and hypoallergenic ingredients. Klairs also takes pride in being an ethical and cruelty-free brand that boasts a large range of vegan-friendly products.

  • Klairs v Purito Sunscreen
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    Klairs v Purito Sun Essence

    the test After researching the Purito Centella Green Safe Sun recently in compiling my review, I couldn’t help but notice how similar it is to the Klairs Soft Airy UV Essence that I tested last year. So I delved a little further and what I discovered is very interesting.   klairs soft airy uv essence The Klairs Soft Airy UV Essence SPF 50 PA++++ is a water based, lightweight, everyday sun protector for sensitive skin that leaves no greasiness or white cast. It offers a high SPF and PA level to guard skin against UVA and UVB radiation.     purito centella green level safe sun The Purito Centella Green…

  • Klairs Soft Airy UV Essence SPF 50 PA ++++
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    Klairs Soft Airy UV Essence SPF 50 PA++++

    the claim The Klairs Soft Airy UV Essence SPF 50 PA++++ is a water based, lightweight, everyday sun protector for sensitive skin that leaves no greasiness or white cast. It offers a high SPF and PA level to guard skin against UVA and UVB radiation.     the science The most concentrated of the sunscreen ingredients and the protection hero of the formula is quite a mouthful, Diethylamino Hydroxybenzoyl Hexyl Benzoate, (DHHB). DHHB is an oil soluble, high absorption UVA filter with good photostability which minimises overexposure of skin to ultraviolet radiation. Research findings indicate that a neglible amount will actually absorb past the upper layers of the stratum corneum.…

  • Klairs Supple Preparation Toners
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    Klairs Supple Preparation Toners

    the claim Both the Original and the Unscented Klairs Supple Preparation Toners are said to be lightweight and designed to restore skin moisture and pH level after cleansing. With the aid of plant extracts, hyaluronic acid and beta-glucan, they keep skin calm, hydrated and soothed. Recommended for normal, dry, combination and sensitive skin types.     the science Following water, Butylene Glycol  is found in the formulation at the highest concentration. Its ability to improve the penetration and hence increase the effectiveness of the ingredients that follow is its main strength. It also has humectant properties, drawing moisture from the atmosphere for a hydration boost. Also referred to as Methylsulfonylmethane…

  • Klairs Gentle Black Deep Cleansing Oil
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    Klairs Gentle Black Deep Cleansing Oil

    the claim The Klairs Gentle Black Deep Cleansing Oil is easily washable and allows mild yet effective cleansing of dirt and makeup without causing any trouble or irritation. It also maintains skin moisture after cleansing.     the science Taking on the role of spotlight ingredients in the formulation, both Blackcurrant Seed Oil and Black Soybean Oil are anti-inflammatory agents, rich in antioxidants and essential fatty acids. As such, they are able to soothe skin conditions such as acne, protect against free radical damage and provide nourishment and moisture. Several other oils are included to boost these functions. Jojoba, Sesame, Carapa Guaianensis and Cranberry Seed Oils are gentle, soothing, hydrating…

  • Klairs Midnight Blue Calming Cream
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    Klairs Midnight Blue Calming Cream

    the claim The Klairs Midnight Blue Calming Cream claims to sooth extremely sensitive skin and protect it from stress and irritation by strengthening the skin barrier.   the science Firstly, the unusual colour of this cream should be explored. Although it looks artificial, exhibiting a shade a cornflower blue, it’s perfectly natural. Guaiazulene, (often called azulene), one of the formula’s key ingredients, is a violet coloured, plant-based component extracted from camomile oil. The colour softens to a gentle blue after the blending process. Guaiazulene is also present due to its healing properties, able to sooth and calm skin as well as stimulate cell regeneration. In clinical studies it has exhibited…