Korean Hero Ingredients

uniquely Korean Korean skincare is synonymous with some amazing ingredients such as snail mucin, propolis and ginseng. Many are steeped in medicinal history that dates back to ancient times, their efficacy proven over centuries. Let’s take a look at some of the heroes that are currently trending.   propolis Propolis Extract is a combination of beeswax, enzymes and tree sap

Australian Clay Co No Filter Gold Clay Mask

the claim The Australian Clay Co. No Filter Gold Clay Mask claims to be an ultra deep cleansing mask that removes dead skin and other nasty impurities leaving your face plump and fresh.     the science Kaolin clay is derived from the mineral Kaolinite (also referred to as Kaolinite Clay). Rocks that are rich in Kaolinite are also known

Tia’m Snail & Azulene Low pH Cleanser

the claim The Tia’m Snail & Azulene Low pH Cleanser is a mild gel cleanser that helps to maintain a healthy skin pH while also reducing skin irritation that can be caused by cleansing.     the science Represented at the highest concentration, following water, is Cocamidopropyl Betaine. This ingredient is a gentle surfactant which acts as a cleansing and

Heimish Bulgarian Rosewater Mist Serum

the claim The Heimish Bulgarian Rosewater Mist Serum is a mist, toner and serum hybrid made using 88% Bulgarian Rosewater to impart pH balancing, detoxifying and hydrating properties on the skin.     the science Rose Flower Water is simply water scented or distilled with essential oil from the Rose plant (the hydrosol is steam distilled and more potent in

Acne And How To Treat It

what is acne? Acne is a skin condition that occurs when hair follicles become clogged with oil and dead skin cells. It presents in different forms including pimples, whiteheads and blackheads.   Acne can be inflammatory (papule, pustule) or non-inflammatory (blackhead, whitehead). There are two types of inflammatory acne which result when a blocked hair follicle becomes inflamed or infected

Helloganic One A Day Sheet Masks

the claim The Helloganic One A Day Sheet Masks are 100% vegan and made from Eucalyptus. Each targets different skin needs including brightening, hydrating, firming and pore refining.     The PORE PURIFYING mask is said to calm irritated, stressed and sensitive skin suffering breakouts and inflammation by balancing oil moisture and controlling sebum with the help of vitamins and

Trilogy No 15 Beauty Oil

the claim The Trilogy No 15 Beauty Oil claims to be a one-of-a-kind anti-pollution multi-tasking oil suitable for all skin types. It is said to protect the skin at the cellular level with antioxidants while also conditioning and strengthening the natural barrier function.     the science Baobab Seed Oil is packed with vitamins and Omega 3, 6 and 9

Jayjun Roselle Tea Eye Gel Patches

the claim The Jayjun Roselle Tea Eye Gel Patches provide soothing and conditioning benefits to the delicate area around the eyes. They also claim to reduce dark circles and puffiness.     the science There’s a good amount of Niacinamide (Vitamin B3) in this formula, a superstar ingredient that acts as a restorative agent, helps to brighten skin by inhibiting