Innisfree Perfect 9 Repair Eye Cream

the claim The Innisfree Perfect 9 Repair Eye Cream claims to be a complete anti-ageing eye solution. It contains 9 active ingredients from the Jeju Island elixir complex™ to firm and brighten skin and also combat the symptoms of ageing: dryness, wrinkles, flakiness, darkening, blemishes, enlarged pores and reduced elasticity.     the science This concentrated eye cream contains 9

Pyunkang Yul Essence Toner

the claim The Pyunkang Yul Essence Toner claims to nurture, hydrate, soothe and revitalise dull skin.     the science Another offering from the renowned Pyunkang Oriental Medicine Clinic in Seoul, Pyunkang Yul, this essence toner follows the principles of minimal ingredients for maximum concentrated benefits. The key active in the formula is present at a huge concentration of 91.3%.

Heimish All Clean White Clay Foam

the claim The Heimish All Clean White Clay Foam claims to remove impurities from the skin and pores for a refreshing sensation.     the science This is not a standard foam cleanser in that one of its key actives is Amazon white clay (kaolin), more commonly found in a face mask due to its texture and purification properties. The

Toners Explained

the toner types In our teens we started to experiment with skincare. We were advised that toning was the necessary step between cleansing and moisturising. We didn’t quite understand why but it seemed essential, particularly since the routine only included three steps. Nowadays, there are a lot more toners on the market that are designed to achieve different outcomes. We

Innisfree Olive Real Power Cream

the claim The Innisfree Olive Real Power Cream claims to be a deep hydrating cream with Olive Power Activator ᅳ tocopherol, vitamin E, and oleic acid ᅳ that provides powerful moisturization for dry skin to improve skin suppleness and create a moisture barrier.   the science Innsifree has produced an entire range of skincare products using the oil from organically

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

Missha Time Revolution Night Repair Ampoule

the claim The Time Revolution Night Repair Science Activator Borabit Ampoule by Missha claims to help create flawless skin by promoting skin’s natural powers of improvement whilst also brightening and incorporating anti-ageing benefits of wrinkle repair and increased elasticity.     the science The key to this serum is the presence of its powerful fermented ingredients. At a basic level,

I’m From Ginseng Mask

the claim The I’m from Ginseng Mask claims to detoxify skin, improve elasticity and hydration and offer anti-ageing benefits. It’s target consumers are those with maturing, dry or problem skin.     the science Red Ginseng is an ingredient that has been used medicinally for centuries. Ginseng contains antioxidants that accelerate cell regeneration. It also improves blood circulation thus allowing

Pyunkang Yul Moisture Lotion

the claim The Pyunkang Yul Moisture Lotion claims to gently provide abundant moisture to the face and body.   the science Pyunkang Yul is an eastern medicinal skincare clinic in South Korea with a focus in the treatment of atopic skin ailments. A demand from patients resulted in the launch of their own skincare line. This lotion uses gentle ingredients,

Banila Co. Clean It Zero

the claim The Clean It Zero balm is said to have a lightweight, soft, sorbet-like formula to provide quick and easy one-step cleansing, whisking away pore-clogging impurities without irritating skin. Suitable for all skin types and able to perfectly remove even heavy, tenacious makeup with the mild cleansing power of papaya extract. Please note that since publishing this review, Banila