Hot New Skincare Anti-Aging Ingredient – Cacay Oil

April 21, 2015


Harvested in the same jungles known to be the breeding ground for cocaine, the Colombian forests now are being filled with new plantations catering to the cacay nut. The Cacay tree grows native in the Amazon jungle and is becoming a new secret weapon in the fight to find the best anti-aging skin care ingredients. […]

Posted in: anti-aging, beauty, skin care

Review of DR. BRANDT Microdermabrasion Skin Exfoliant

April 14, 2015


It is unfortunate that celebrity dermatologist Dr. Fredric Brandt passed away last week. Our condolences go out to him and his family. In memory of the tremendous work he has contributed to the skin care industry we are reviewing the Dr. Brandt Microdermabrasion skin exofoliant. Microdermabrasion professional treatments are supposed to soothe off all roughness […]

The “PINK TAX” – Women Get Ripped Off

April 5, 2015


A study has shown that females are getting charged $1351 more for the exact same goods that men purchase. This phenomena, called the “Pink Tax“, is making women furious. Some women are now taking it to themselves by buying the same identical items in the male aisles such as self-care products like shaving creams, deodorants, […]

Posted in: beauty, shaving, skin care

Review of JADEITE 100% Hyaluronic Acid Serum

March 24, 2015


We received the JADEITE 100% Hyaluronic Acid skincare as a gift from one of our Korean friends. Unfortunately there is no website address or UPC barcode printed on the label so we do not know where one can buy it in the USA. Google turned up no results either. From the pictures, we guess that […]

Review of BELIF The True Cream Aqua Bomb Moisturizer

March 17, 2015


Modern korean skin care science rules. BELIF skincare is a top selling brand in Korea and puts out some fantastic products. We are product reviewing their The True Cream Aqua Bomb, which is a Sephora exclusive in the USA. The most striking feature of the aqua bomb is its texture. It has a consistency of […]

What Exactly Is A Facial Essence?

March 9, 2015


There are so many steps in a full skincare regime, and double the number of steps if you want to follow a Korean routine. If you are new to the beautify game, there are so many products to put on your vanity and sink. Many of our users have emailed and asked this question multiple […]

Another Setback For Sunscreen Manufacturers

February 26, 2015


This week the US FDA released a statement regarding two new sunscreen active ingredients that have been under review for years: No Approval! The 2 sunscreen actives are ecamsule and enzacamene and the FDA last month also said the same thing regarding 6 other UV filters-ingredients seeking approval. The FDA basically said we need more […]