Manyo Factory Bifidalacto Complex

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


Swanicoco RH Pure Ampoule & FGF-1ppm Pure Ampoule

Swanicoco products have been a staple part of my routine now for over a year. Some products are on their second use, some products are more of a one-off (looking at you, you gorgeous biocell masks), and some of them, naturally, haven't done much for me. That's what you get in skincare. However, across the … Continue reading Swanicoco RH Pure Ampoule & FGF-1ppm Pure Ampoule

My favourite products of 2017

2017 was a good year on the whole. It's a cliché, but it truly is amazing how quickly the year has passed. I made a real cutdown on my skincare spending, partly out of necessity, and partly because I felt my habit of just buying whatever I wanted wasn't a good one to be in. … Continue reading My favourite products of 2017

Swanicoco Revol Ampoule Whitening

Swanicoco is a Korean company that may seem to have exploded onto screens recently, but in fact has been steadily growing in Korea since their creation in 2005, where they put themselves onto the market selling a range of natural herb soaps. Keeping in the same vein of natural cosmetics, they have expanded their range … Continue reading Swanicoco Revol Ampoule Whitening

June’s Empties: Nature Republic and It’s Skin

My three months of ampoule experimentation have come to an end. I've always been conscious of my red-tinged skin, so looked for some advice regarding reducing redness in the face. A naturally pale person, my face flares up easily - it's not at all terrible, or anything I should be concerned about, but I do … Continue reading June’s Empties: Nature Republic and It’s Skin

Another Type of Skincare: When Mosquitoes Attack

I hail from the UK, where growing up in the drizzle and grey meant that those buzzing little pests, mosquitoes, were rarely a problem for me. You might get them on the odd dreary camping holiday,  but they were generally not too much of an issue for me until I moved to hotter, more humid … Continue reading Another Type of Skincare: When Mosquitoes Attack