Skincare Review: Uruoi U2 Clean Foam and U5 Moisture Milk

Using science in skincare isn’t new but Uruoi, which mean moisture in Japanese, uses their patented hyaluronic acid: D.P.H.A. Denka Pure Hyaluronic Acid or D.P.H.A. promises to help skin retain moisture and plump the skin. The U2 Clean Foam ($28) is my kind of cleanser. It’s gentle, it foams, and it removes unnecessary oils on…… Continue reading Skincare Review: Uruoi U2 Clean Foam and U5 Moisture Milk

Skincare Review: Instytutum Flawless Hydra Mist and Hydrafusion 4D HA Hydrating Water Burst Cream

After tackling blemishes, oiliness, and congested pores, I’ve been in hydration kick and Instytutum sent over their newest products, which promises to hydrate the skin. The Flawless Hydra Mist ($45) promises to be a cloudlike face mist that hydrates, smoothes, replenish moisture, and relieves dryness using low molecular weight hyaluronic acid, aloe vera, polysaccharides, provitamin…… Continue reading Skincare Review: Instytutum Flawless Hydra Mist and Hydrafusion 4D HA Hydrating Water Burst Cream

Skincare Review: Tony Moly Vital Vita 12 Jelly Cleanser and Synergy Serum

Born just when I graduated from college, Tony Moly is a brand I have known when I got into k-beauty. I have classified them as the brand who creates banging eyeliners and skincare that are cutely packaged. Their Vital Vita 12 collection features the brand’s Vita-12 multi-vitamin compound (it contains vitamins A, B1, B3, B5,…… Continue reading Skincare Review: Tony Moly Vital Vita 12 Jelly Cleanser and Synergy Serum

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: 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