Swanicoco is a South Korean cosmetics company that began making naturally fermented soaps back in 2005. They have been producing eco-friendly skincare, makeup and body care products, using their trademarked anti-aging fermentation process. Swanicoco uses organic herbal and botanticals from all over the world ~ Korea, Europe, Australia and United States, and these ingredients are … More Swanicoco Fermentation Care Serum Review
Lululun is a Japanese brand that specializes in facial sheet masks. I have tried a couple of their masks in the past, and I really enjoyed them ~ but I could only get them from shops overseas. Lululun has now opened a USA store and Kelly at LuLuLun USA graciously sent me some masks to … More MaskDigest: Do You Love LuLuLun?
Huxley is a brand that seems to be gathering a cult following and it is very popular. The pretty bottles, the pale aqua cool tones, the mystique of the “Secret of the Sahara” and the perfumed scent of this brand seem to be crowd pleasers. I really wanted to give Huxley a try and I … More Huxley Secret of the Sahara Cleansing Water Review
[ yes, I know that is cilantro. my grocers doesn’t sell centella!! ] I am currently a creative partner with B2Link, which is a new up and coming Beauty Start Up, focusing on new and niche Korean Beauty Brands. They distribute K-Beauty brands to multiple channels, such as Ulta, Sephora and Amazon, among other shops. … More Multi-Tasking with Skin1004 Madagascar Centella Asiatica 100 Ampoule: Review
blog post contains affiliate links. this provides a small commission to me at no cost to you Some exciting promos! Want to get By Wishtrend Vitamin 75 Maximizing Cream for FREE? Just pay for shipping fee (or purchase more to get free shipping!) 75% Vitamin E ~ Non-sticky ~ Gentle ~ Everyday moisturizer for brighter … More August Wishtrend Savings Coupons
This is the 3rd new release for the summer from Benton and I got to try them all! Many thanks to Benton for generously supplying these products for review. I have reviewed Cacao Moist And Mild Cream, the Papaya-D Sun Cream SPF38 PA+++ and now, this version of a Sport Sunscreen. I do love … More Benton Papaya-S Sun Cream SPF50+/PA++++ Initial Impressions
image source Now, I am not a fan of brands that take an ingredient that can be easily found and do an obscene markup on it ~ Kopari, I am talking to you. It is taking advantage of the customer, who may not be aware that you can find 100% organic coconut oil elsewhere and … More Coconut Oil ~ It’s Not Just For Cooking!!
I can always look to Jen at Beautibi to discover and share some of the most interesting and unique skincare products from K-Beauty and Taiwanese brands. She has introduced me to Simplistic Skin, Annie’s Way, LoveIsDerma, L’Herboflore and of course, MasKingdom. I was lucky enough to be picked by Jen to review a new brand … More Clabiane Acu-Derm Cream & PGA Aqua Mask Initial Impressions + Promo Code
[ contains affiliate links ] So, the other day, I was just looking around on my IG feed and found these beautiful cushion designs ~ I am on a cushion design kick right now! image credit from makeuphelper.co.kr I just swooned with delight and discovered they are by a brand called Makeup Helper ~ strange … More [ PSA ] Makeup Helper Cushions at Yes Style
Naruko was busy this summer, releasing four new products ~ La Creme Rouge De Couture lipstick in 3 shades,Tea Tree Blemish Clear Mattifying Toner (review here), La Creme Chiffon Lip Hydrating Essence and La Creme Face Renewal Miracle Mask. Rachel at Naruko was SO generous and sent me 3 of their new items. If you … More Naruko La Creme Face Renewal Miracle Mask & Chiffon Lip Hydrating Essence Review
I received a great PR package a couple of months ago from Melody Cosmetics, a USA based K-Beauty site that has introduced me to brands like Manyo Factory and Olivarrier. Margaret at Melody has been busy finding new brands to excite the K-Beauty skincare enthusiasts and she found one with IsnTree, a top notch and very … More Soothe and Cool Down with IsnTree Green Tea & Aloe!
I received a lovely press sample package from a new up-and-coming brand, Natural Pacific. I first noticed this brand with their “damn” serum, which is the Fresh Herb Origin Serum. I was so honored that they felt I could introduce these products on Instagram and here at my blog. The following are initial impressions and … More Initial Impressions on Natural Pacific Skincare
[ disclosure: product received in exchange for a review. contains affiliate links for a small commission ]She tore the azure robe of night, And set the stars of glory there… Joseph Rodman Drake I love Klairs Midnight Blue Calming Cream (review here) ~ I love this little pot of calming azure blue cream that helps … More Klairs Midnight Blue Youth Activating Drop Review
I fell in love with Naruko because of their Tea Tree Shine Control & Blemish line ~ their sheet masks, night jelly, BB cushion, sunscreen and body shower gel are all favorites of mine. In fact, I reviewed quite a bit of them in my Tea Tree Mega-Blog post last year. When the newest addition … More Naruko Tea Tree Blemish Clear Mattifying Toner Review
I had too. I really did ~ when I saw this, I thought I wonder if this does taste like wasabi? I mean, I wasn’t sure if that is WHAT I wanted in a lip plumper, but I knew I had to give this a try! Jolse, a premier K-Beauty online store, offers me a … More A’Pieu Wasabiya Lip Plumper Review