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Korean Face Mask Comparison Megapost

Korean Face Mask Comparison Megapost!!! Here is the megalist of all the face masks (AKA sheet masks in Korea) that I’ve been using the past year-ish. I apologize that the identification categories aren’t universally standardized — I kept adding things on as I went along! Quick tip on using face masks: Those who put them […]
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K-Beauty Skincare Trend 2016: “7-Toner Method”

  Hey there, beauty fiends! I’ve brought some Korean Skincare Routine news for you! It’s a cult hit among the beauty fanatics in Korea right now, and it’s perfect for those who are suffering from winter dryness. Dermatologist recommended (at least in Korea), this is a surefire way to beat dry skin out the window. […]
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Booster Essence Megalist! (FTE Yeast & ferment extract types)

  One of the most essential steps of Asian Skincare is probably the use of booster essences, also known as First Treatment Essences (FTE) for some of you. Since First Treatment Essence is a product name of Missha, Koreans generally refer to this type of products as booster essences — a product that is designed […]
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The Evolution of “Korean Skincare Routine”

  I have mentioned previously about my personal encounter on Korean skincare routines back in 2001 ish when I was still a little girl. The methodology on how to apply skincare products is quite similar to what we consider today as the “10-step Korean Skincare Routine”, introduced by Charlotte Cho. However, back then the trends, […]
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Kosmetics I’m lusting over (Skincare Edition – Sep 2016)

Obviously I’m currently in possession of way too many products for my own good right now. However, that doesn’t stop a girl from dreaming! These are some products that I’m currently keeping an eye on, and looking forward to using (hopefully) in the near future.         THE FACE SHOP’s The Therapy Product Line […]
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