Brand Overview: Mun Skincare

With the philosophy that a clear, glowing complexion is the perfect foundation, celebrity makeup artist Munemi Imai founded Mun Skincare. The brand aims to nurture, balance, and brighten all skin. Their products contain sustainably-sourced ingredients and are natural, organic, cruelty-free, and vegan. Ann oil-based cleanser, the Akwi Purifying Cleanser ($65) promises to lift impurities, unclog…… Continue reading Brand Overview: Mun Skincare

Brand Overview: Rooki Beauty

Using superfoods and japanese extraction techniques and modern delivery systems, Rooki Beauty capitalizes on fruits and veggies’ antioxidants, vitamins, and phytonutrients on their skincare products that promise glowing and healthy skin. Their products are also cruelty-free and are made without artificial fragrances, mineral oils, parabens, phthalates, PEGs, and coal tire dyes. The Honey Matcha Cleansing…… Continue reading Brand Overview: Rooki Beauty

Brand Overview: Instytutum

Founded by Natalia Derkach, Ph.D., Instytutum promises to offer results-driven skincare products developed in their Swiss R&D laboratory. They have recently updated their packaging and their formulas to help us achieve flawless skin. Their products are also formulated without parabens, sulfates, mineral oil, synthetic dyes, and SLES/SLS. The rich balm of the Transforming Melting Cleanser…… Continue reading Brand Overview: Instytutum

Brand Overview: Peach & Lily

Dewy and Oily might sound the same for someone with oily skin but apparently not if you’re using Peach & Lily products. The promise of glass skin with just one product seems impossible for me but the cult-favorite, the Glass Skin Refining Serum ($39) did it. It promises hydrated, calmed, brightened, firmed skin using peach…… Continue reading Brand Overview: Peach & Lily

Brand Overview: Oneoseven Skincare

Vinegar in your skincare? Well, I’m not one to pass up weird ingredients if they are going to work for my skin. That’s how I stumbled upon Oneoseven, a company that uses aged for 5-7 years and brewed with 20 oriental herbs to nourish and hydrate the skin. Vinegar contains amino acids and the brand…… Continue reading Brand Overview: Oneoseven Skincare