Skincare Review: First Aid Beauty Face Cleanser, Facial Radiance Pads, Facial Radiance AHA Intensive Peel, Fab Skin Retinol Eye Cream with Triple Hyaluronic Acid

Textures from some products from First Aid Beauty that I’m playing around with. On top is the Face Cleanser ($21), which has a creamy whipped texture that promises to calm, soothe, nourish, hydrate, and protect using aloe, allantoin, glycerin, and the brand’s FAB antioxidant booster (licorice root, feverfew, and white tea extracts). This leaves my…… Continue reading Skincare Review: First Aid Beauty Face Cleanser, Facial Radiance Pads, Facial Radiance AHA Intensive Peel, Fab Skin Retinol Eye Cream with Triple Hyaluronic Acid

Skincare Review: Niu Body Purify, Soothe, and Glow

Inexpensive Natural skincare? Niu Body creates vegan, cruelty-free, and plant-based products that won’t break the budget. Promising to hydrate, brighten, soothe, and firm the skin, the Purify Gel Cleanser ($25) blends aloe vera, green tea, cucumber, and amino acids for radiant skin. This face cleanser gently removes impurities after a long day at work and…… Continue reading Skincare Review: Niu Body Purify, Soothe, and Glow

Cult Favorite: Caolion Pore Blackhead Steam Pack and Pore Original Pack Duo

One of the first brands in South Korea to release products that are made without artificial color, fragrance, and alcohol, K-Beauty brand Caolion aims to unclog and minimize pores while maintaining balance to the skin. Their products are also made without parabens, dyes, and mineral oil. Their Pore Blackhead Steam Pack and Pore Original Pack…… Continue reading Cult Favorite: Caolion Pore Blackhead Steam Pack and Pore Original Pack Duo

Skincare Review: Temple Spa Purification, Be Clear, Moisture Matte

Temple Spa promises provide skincare products that feel like “spa wherever you are.” Even if their spa is only in one location, they offer a wide array of products targeting specific skin concerns. They sent over a few of their products for my oily skin and easily clogged pores. An anti-blemish and purifying clay mask,…… Continue reading Skincare Review: Temple Spa Purification, Be Clear, Moisture Matte

Skincare Review: Plant Apothecary

Wanting to promote healthy ingredients, environmental friendliness, and social responsibility, couple Holly McWhorter and Bjarke Ballisager created Plant Apothecary, an overall wellness brand aimed to moisturize, purify, de-stress, exfoliate any skin. Their uses aromatherapy and herbalism to create plant-based products that are vegan, cruelty-free and are made without gluten, GMO, petroleum, parabens, phthalates, sulfates, and silicones. The…… Continue reading Skincare Review: Plant Apothecary