B-Liv Sakura Bliss Mask

the claim B-Liv Sakura Bliss Mask claims to repair the skin’s natural barrier, boost hydration and restore dull, lacklustre skin to its natural, radiant glow.     the science One of the main benefits of this mask is antioxidant protection. Although Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E) is a potent antioxidant, however, listed as the last ingredient in the INCI, it is

Keep Cool Soothe Fixence Mist

the claim The Keep Cool Soothe Fixence Mist is a bi-phase mist made of a unique complex of traditional Asian plant extracts to cool the skin temperature. The combination of oil and water hydrate and the mist also acts to set makeup.     the science Comprising several exotic botanicals that provide antioxidant and soothing benefits to the formula, the

Melixir Squalane Face Oil

the claim The Melixir Squalane Face Oil claims to be a powerful plant derived oil that diminishes the appearance of pores, fine lines and skin damage for a smooth, moisturised complexion through intense hydration. Evening primrose is included to revive dehydrated skin and rosehip oil to rejuvenate it.     the science Phytosqualane is squalane derived from olives. Squalane is

iUNIK Rose Galactomyces Essential Toner

the claim The iUNIK Rose Galactomyces Essential Toner claims to be a moisturising toner that soothes skin while also controlling excess sebum and pore problems.     the science The iUNIK Rose Galactomyces Essential Toner comprises 70% Damask Rose Flower Water which brings antimicrobial, antioxidant and anti-ageing qualities to the product, giving it soothing and healing properties in addition to

Roccoco Botanicals Brand Review – Part I

the brand Jacine Greenwood is a cosmetic chemist and the founder of Australian brand, Roccoco Botanicals. Her vision was to create a safe, plant based range of products that manage skin without the risk of acne breakouts or allergic reactions. The brand philosophy dismisses skin peeling for acne treatment, claiming this causes stress and inflammation, reducing the integrity of the

Benton Tea Tree Mist

the claim The Benton Tea Tree Mist contains Tea Tree Leaf Water, Hyaluronic Acid and botanical extracts to provide instant hydration while leaving skin refreshed and clear.     the science Tee Tree Oil  is an essential oil with a fresh camphor scent derived from the Melaleuca Alternifolia tree, native to Australia. Aborigines have been using its healing qualities for

Benton Snail Bee Ultimate Serum

the claim The Benton Snail Bee Ultimate Serum claims to be a multitasking serum which helps to nourish, soothe and keep skin supple. It is suitable for all skin types, even sensitive and an ideal choice for those looking for a protective product that will hydrate dry skin, add suppleness and vitality as well as assist with hyperpigmentation and uneven

LeeGeeHaam Grow Tea Tree 70 BHA Toner

the claim The LeeGeeHaam Grow Tea Tree 70 BHA Toner claims to be a gentle, hydrating toner formulated with 70% soothing tea tree extract and betaine salicylate to exfoliate dead skin cells and help to minimize breakouts for more even-toned, radiant skin.     the science As the title suggests, the star ingredient is of course Tea Tree Extract, known

Cosrx Foaming Cleansers

the introduction The Cosrx brand has received abundant reviews and attention from bloggers and beauty infuencers so instead of reviewing both these foam cleansers separately, I thought it might be more useful to do them comparatively.     the claim The Low pH Good Morning Gel Cleanser works without stripping the skin of natural oils. Purifying botanical ingredients and mild

HYGGEE All-In-One H2 Soap

the claim The HYGGEE All-In-One H2 Soap claims to be suitable for skin that feels especially tight and dry after washing, looks dull, lacks colour or is sensitive and requires mild cleansing.     the science Coconut Oil Powder is found at the largest concentration in this soap. It contains a high amount of lauric acid, a medium chain triglyceride