Cult Favorite: JKosmmune Serum

Using 3rd generation beta-glucan from mushrooms, JKosmmune promises to offer skincare products that hydrate the skin from below to eliminate redness, irritation, wrinkles, and pigmentation.  Their products are cruelty-free and are made without paraben, ethanol, talc, mineral oil, silicone oil, benzophenone, phenoxyethanol, paraffin, sulfate, and color additives. Beta glucans are polysaccharide sugars that moisturize, clarify,…… Continue reading Cult Favorite: JKosmmune Serum

Skincare Review: Wow You Skincare

Made in the UK, Wow You creates natural, cruelty-free products that do not contain parabens, phthalates, sodium laurel sulfate (SLS), fillers, mineral oils, or petroleum. The Slay Cleanser ($20) contains hibiscus to exfoliate, unclog pores, and even the tone of the skin, honey to purify and hydrate, and pomegranate to block free radicals. The cleanser…… Continue reading Skincare Review: Wow You Skincare

Brand Overview: Sustainable Youth

The basis of the products from Sustainable Youth is Alasta® a blend of soothing, hydrating aloe vera gel and the brand’s patented extract from the rind of the Aloe Vera plant. It promises to provide firming, soothing, and hydrating benefits for youthful and radiant skin. Their products are also cruelty-free, made with organic, natural, and…… Continue reading Brand Overview: Sustainable Youth

Skincare Review: Be Plain Cicaful Ampoule and BHA Peeling Ampoule

K-Beauty brand Be Plain only has two products promising to resolve skin problems without harmful ingredients. These ampoules are supposed to be applied every day for the first week and less afterward. They have a calendar where you can note your progress, which I thought was really thoughtful. The Cicaful Ampoule ($25.31) is a concentrated…… Continue reading Skincare Review: Be Plain Cicaful Ampoule and BHA Peeling Ampoule

Cult Favorite: Amore Pacific Treatment Enzyme Peel

The Treatment Enzyme Peel from Amore Pacific is a water-activated exfoliator that promises to gently dissolve dead surface skin cells for brighter skin. It contains natural papaya enzymes work to exfoliate the skin without causing irritation, allantoin to calm and soothe, and green tea leaf extract to protect the skin from free radical damage. It’s…… Continue reading Cult Favorite: Amore Pacific Treatment Enzyme Peel