Gembeauty: cleanse your face with Amethyst

Gembeauty Amethyst Massage Cleanser

This is a pretty interesting product going by the key ingredient. It contains 25% Amethyst powder. Wait a minute. Did I just write Amethyst? Isn’t that a semi-precious stone used for jewelry? Yeah it is and that’s why it’s called Gembeauty Amethyst Massage Cleanser. The product hails from Korea and is said to be preservative…

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A trio review of Ecobeau Korean natural products


Today, I’m going to review three of the products under Ecobeau, a natural series from Korea that is said to be made from botanical extract and contains no alcohol, no preservatives and no parabens. Instead of just giving you a personal review, I have invited two readers, Chenyze and Kaiping, who received the Ecobeau travel…

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Do BB creams work well as concealers?

BB Cream

I wrote about BB cream as early as 2007 when it was relatively new in the market, but guess what? Until now, I haven’t actually tried them. I think the main reason is because while some people use BB creams as skin care, I choose to see BB creams as makeup and hence, the lack…

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