The Face Shop Real Nature Lemon Citron Sheet MaskMasks, Product Reviews

Product Review: The Face Shop Real Nature Lemon Citron Sheet Mask

Today, I’ll be reviewing my very first sheet mask: The Face Shop’s Real Nature Lemon Citron Sheet Mask. The Face Shop is a South Korea-based beauty store that specializes in “natural” skincare and cosmetic lines. Hence, many of their items contain fruit and other plant extracts. While I’ve seen many The Face Shops in the United States and the Philippines, I’ve never …

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Elizavecca Milky Piggy Carbonated Bubble Clay MaskMasks, Product Reviews

Product Review: Elizavecca Milky Piggy Carbonated Bubble Clay Mask

The first product I will be reviewing from my recent Memebox haul is the Milky Piggy Carbonated Bubble Clay Mask by Elizavecca. Masks are often considered “gateway products” to Asian skincare. This particular mask is no exception, especially with the cute packaging and bubbling effect. With the affordable price tag, it’s hard not to give it a try! (Note: This post …

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Cerave PMMoisturizers, Product Reviews

Product Review: CeraVe PM

As stated in my previous post, an Asian Skincare Routine does not necessitate the use of only Asian products. That said, the first product I will be reviewing is CeraVe PM, a Western moisturizer that is very popular among members of the Asian Beauty subreddit due to its multitasking properties, low price point, and availability. (Note: This post may contain affiliate links. If …

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Skincare BottlesSkincare Routine

Starting an Asian Skincare Routine

About 10 years ago, I flew Korean Airlines for several round trips to the Philippines. During each flight, my mom would comment on the flight attendants and how perfect their skin looked. We attributed their complexions to winning the genetic lottery and didn’t think much of it afterwards. A decade later, I discover the Asian Beauty subreddit while looking at makeup reviews and am reminded of those …

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December 2016 Skincare RoutineSkincare Routine

My Skincare Routine: December 2016

I’d like to share with you my current skincare routine, which hasn’t changed much in the past 2 years. I currently buy all my products through my esthetician which isn’t cheap, so we’ll see what products change as I try out Asian skincare items. Morning Routine Ultra Gentle Cleanser by Face Reality: Face Reality is a Bay Area acne clinic that sells …

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