KOREAN SKINCARE ROUTINE 101: Part 2: Toner & First Treatment Essence

**Previously: Part 1: Double-cleansing and exfoliating** BREAKDOWN OF SKINCARE STEPS: In part 2 of this series, we will look at steps 4 and 5 steps of the skincare routine: Oil Cleanser (Makeup remover) Facial Cleanser Exfoliator/Wash Off Mask* TONER FIRST TREATMENT ESSENCE Sheet Mask* Essences/Serums/Ampoules Eye Cream Moisturiser Sunscreen (Daytime) Sleeping Mask/Pack* (Nighttime) (*Doesn’t need to be used everyday; usually a 1-2x weekly treatment) STEP 4: TONER This is the immediate step…

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KOREAN SKINCARE ROUTINE 101: Part 1: Double-Cleansing & Exfoliating

Over the past year that I’ve been blogging and adopting a more comprehensive skincare approach, I’ve had questions from family, friends and readers about the Korean skincare approach. Those that are new to it can find the sheer number of products and steps to be quite overwhelming and confusing. So I figure it’s about time I provide a more in-depth look at the Korean skincare routine. For the next few weeks…

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LANEIGE Milkyway Fantasy 2016 Holiday Collection – BB Cushion + Lip Sleeping Mask

For the festive Christmas season, Laneige has released a fantastic limited edition holiday collection titled ‘Milkyway Fantasy’, featuring a beautiful swirling galaxy design. The whole collection includes skincare and makeup – some newly released products, as well as existing popular Laneige products that have been repackaged in the new limited edition design. I really wanted to splurge on the entire collection but self-control won out in the end, so I only picked out the two…

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REVIEW: Goodal Keratina Anti-Aging Double Serum LIGHT

This is a product I’ve fallen in love with this past Autumn – the Goodal Keratina Anti-Aging Double Serum Light. Probably like many other people, I’ve always been adverse to and wary of incorporating a facial oil to my skincare routine because with normal skin that tends to lean on the oily side, it seemed unnecessary and I was afraid it would exacerbate the oil issue. However, with the changing colder seasons, even oily skin…

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[Early Christmas] KoreanBuddy haul!

I have another KoreanBuddy haul to share with you guys today. I have used them before and was very pleased with the service and experience I had, so I was happy to use them again for another purchase. If you want more details on KoreanBuddy and how it works, you can check out my initial review of them here. And if you want to make a purchase of your own…

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