Exfoliator, Face Masks, Review, Skincare

REVIEW: NIIKAM Bentonite Pure Clay Mask

Summer is here and is a time when my skin goes out of whack with larger pores, increased sebum production and more blemishes as my skin gets sensitive to heat. It was with appreciation and good timing then, when I was contacted by the brand Niikam asking if I’d like to try their Bentonite clay mask. Although I love the…

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Face Masks, Moisturiser, Review, Skincare, Sleeping mask

REVIEW: Beauty of Joseon Revitalize Sleeping Mask [Jolse]

Disclaimer: This product was provided courtesy of Jolse, but all honest thoughts and opinions provided in this review are my own. Beauty of Joseon is a brand that grew really popular via social media over the last few years with their iconic Dynasty Cream which has garnered a lot of positive reviews. I personally haven’t gotten round to trying it,…

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Klairs toner comparison
Comparison, Review, Skincare, Toner

FACE-OFF: KLAIRS Supple Preparation Unscented Toner VS Facial Toner

Due to the popularity of the original Supple Preparation Facial Toner, Klairs have newly launched a second version – the Klairs Supple Preparation Unscented Toner – which now omits the essential oils found in the original, to cater for more sensitive skin types. Klairs’ brand philosophy is simple skincare at an affordable price, focusing only on necessary ingredients that are…

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Essence/Serum/Ampoule, Exfoliator, Review, Skincare, Toner

REVIEW: PURITO Centella Green Level All in One Mild Pad + Buffet Serum

Disclaimer: These are PR products gifted from Purito, but all honest thoughts and opinions provided in this review are my own. If you are familiar with the brands Cosrx & IUNIK, then you’ll be happy with the addition of PURITO, a relatively new skincare brand launched in 2013. They are reminsicent of the other two brands because their primary focus…

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Cleanser, Comparison, Exfoliator, Skincare

REVIEW: BY WISHTREND Green Tea & Enzyme Powder Wash + comparison with other enzyme powders

Disclaimer: PR sample from Wishtrend, but all thoughts and opinions provided in this review are my own. If you aren’t familiar with Wishtrend, they are an online store with curated beauty brands that are less mainstream, and have been tried and tested for quality and efficacy, before they are brought to us the consumers. You can see through their Youtube…

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Cleanser, Empties, Essence/Serum/Ampoule, Eye Cream, Moisturiser, Review, Skincare

Skincare Empties Part 3 – February 2018

My skincare empties for the start of 2018, which technically were emptied a couple months ago and I just had the photos waiting for a blog post to be written up. I am trying to be better about sorting through products I’ve finished before I amass a huge amount (like in my last empties post), so this one is mostly…

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Cushion Compact, Essence/Serum/Ampoule, Haul, Mist, Skincare, Unboxing

Amore Pacific Haul (So many freebies!)

I made 2 large hauls from Koreanbuddy a couple months ago but wanted to specifically share just the Amore Pacific products I purchased. I only bought 3 items, but thought it worth showing for anyone considering buying AP products, because of the sheer amount of deluxe samples and freebies they give you. It is awesome. Amore Pacific is the epitome…

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Skincare, Sunscreen

KOREAN SKINCARE ROUTINE 101: Sunscreen (Part 2 of 2)

**Previously: Sunscreen part 1** STEP 10: SUNSCREEN (Part 2 of 2) If you haven’t read part 1 please refer to the top link to read about what UV rays are and why it is so important to be wearing sunscreen everyday. This post will cover points 3-7. What are UV rays – the difference between UVA and UVB Why and…

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Skincare, Sunscreen

KOREAN SKINCARE ROUTINE 101: Sunscreen (Part 1 of 2)

**Previously: Part 4: Moisturiser & Sleeping Mask** BREAKDOWN OF SKINCARE STEPS: In part 5 of this series, we will look at step 10 of the skincare routine: Oil Cleanser (Makeup remover) Facial Cleanser Exfoliator/Wash Off Mask* Toner First Treatment Essence Sheet Mask* Essence/Serum/Ampoule Eye Cream Moisturiser SUNSCREEN (Daytime) Sleeping Mask/Pack* (Night  time) (*Doesn’t need to be used everyday; usually a 1-2x…

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