FACE-OFF: Innisfree Apple Juicy Emulsion VS Etude House Lip & Eye Remover

The 2nd face-off edition features the Innisfree Apple Juicy Emulsion Lip & Eye Remover and the Etude House Lip & Eye Remover. Product: Innisfree: 100ml of emulsion which is basically a cream type formula. Claims to be a hypoallergenic lip and eye makeup remover that thoroughly removes heavy and waterproof makeup while offering softness and radiance to skin like a freshly washed apple. (Note: hypoallergenic does not mean it won’t…

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REVIEW: Skinfood Black Sugar Mask Wash Off

In my previous post, I talked about the benefits of exfoliating and reviewed the TonyMoly chemical peeling gel. This time I want to talk about a physical exfoliator. Anyone who forays into Asian/Korean skincare will probably know of, or has tried the Skinfood Black Sugar Mask. It has basically achieved cult beauty status and is Skinfood’s bestseller and the one product they are well known for. I really like the concept…

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REVIEW: TonyMoly Floria Brightening Peeling Gel

  Can’t believe it took me so long to get into peeling gels. I guess it’s the fact that they’re way more prevalent and popular in Asia than they are in the UK, so once I started paying attention to Korean skincare, peeling gels were hard to miss. Every cosmetic brand has their own version within most of their skincare lines. So have to admit, before my recent trip to…

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FACE-OFF: ‘Innisfree Jeju Volcanic Pore Cleansing Foam’ VS ‘Innisfree Olive Real Cleansing Foam’

It’s been over a month now since I came back from Korea and things have been so busy since then, so I haven’t been able to get to any product reviews from my Korea haul until now. First up I’ll start with 2 products I’ve been enjoying. The Innisfree Jeju Volcanic Pore Cleansing Foam and the Innisfree Olive Real Cleansing Foam (hereon referred to as Jeju & Olive because these…

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‘Korean Beauty Secrets: A Practical Guide to Cutting-Edge Skincare & Makeup’ Book Review

Finally got my copy of ‘Korean Beauty Secrets. A Practical Guide to Cutting-Edge Skincare & Makeup’! Ordered it from Amazon UK with Prime next day delivery and it cost £14.91 at the time. A day later and it now seems to have increased to £15.28. The actual retail price shown on the book cover is US $22.99 which works out about the same – £15.10 at the current exchange rate. Was…

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