Shopping in Korea is the ultimate K-beauty addict's dream - shelves upon shelves of iconic brands, beckoning as far as the eye can see. It's heaven. Korea is now famed the world over for its beauty shopping experience, attracting tourists from around the globe to shop until they drop - and they all seem to … Continue reading 5 places to go K-beauty shopping in Seoul…that aren’t Myeongdong
I've got to admit, straight off the bat, that initially I wasn't stunned by the results of the Jumiso Brightening and Balancing Serum - but I have to also admit that my initial impressions were completely wrong, and I'm going to explain why my mind was changed over this little, but powerful orange bottle. I … Continue reading Jumiso All Day Vitamin Brightening and Balancing Serum: a review
In the Asian Beauty world, Taiwanese skincare is big business - largely through the consistently great sheet masks that the country and its brands seem to produce. In fact, the ‘in’ for me with Taiwanese skincare brands was through their sheet masks. I have nearly always tried and been impressed by a sheet mask from … Continue reading CY Lab Triple Hyaluronic Acid Intensive Moisturising Essence
Moisturisers are one of the few products I find it hard to drum up excitement for. Not a great way for me to start a review on a moisturiser, but you’ve got to tell it like it is, haven’t you? This doesn’t mean I don’t like moisturisers, or appreciate what they do in my routine. … Continue reading Hyggee All-in-one Cream: multi-step skincare?
Simple, blue, beautiful packaging. Decent, affordable prices. Effective, gentle ingredients. Um, remind me again why I hadn't tried anything by Pyunkang Yul until this moment? It's true, there are so many brands and so many options out there, but Korean brand Pyunkang Yul really do make products which stand out from the rest in the … Continue reading Pyunkang Yul Mist Toner
Let's start off this review by saying anything with the name 'miracle' in the name has a LOT to live up to. Guys, you're setting the bar pretty high just with the name! Though I suppose calling your product 'Overnight Adequate Hydration Pack' is not really the best marketing ploy. Let's stick with the miracle. … Continue reading Manyo Factory Overnight Miracle Pack
Manyo Factory. Ah, those five beautiful syllables, which at one point were all the rage in the online K-Beauty world. Manyo masks, Manyo serums, Manyo essences - they were popping up everywhere over my feed, and I just couldn't wait to get my hands on them. What appealed about this brand? Well, my reasons were … Continue reading Manyo Factory Bifidalacto Complex