Snail secretion filtrate

PURITO Snail Clearing BB Cream Review

This BB cream contains fortifying ingredients like niacinamide, and allantoin, as well as SPF 38 protection. But don't expect it to provide great coverage for uneven skin tone or large pores.

PURITO (a portmanteau of the words Purify + To) is a Korean beauty brand that is committed to delivering ingredients-focused skincare for people with sensitive skin. The first part of its name is self-evident; the second word, “To,” stands for the Chinese word for soil/earth (土). Together, these words signify the company’s commitment to delivering natural ingredients in its skincare in a way that will help heal and purify skin. The brand is also cruelty-free and uses recycled…

Mizon Snail Wrinkle Sleeping Pack Review

This sleeping pack is formulated with 50 percent snail secretion filtrate. What's in the other 50 percent? A slew of anti-aging ingredients like peptides and natural extracts and oils.

Happy Mother’s Day to all the amazing moms out there! Although I have decades of experience being a daughter, I still haven’t mastered the art of finding the right Mother’s Day gift. Other than Sudoku books, it’s hard to find something that she’ll actually like. My mom’s a fan of Korean dramas, so last year, I decided to try sending her some K-beauty products. If she likes Korean dramas, why wouldn’t she like Korean skincare?

IT Cosmetics CC Cream Review

This CC cream includes snail secretion filtrate, vitamin E, niacinamide, and other beneficial ingredients. It also helps correct redness.

On a recent trip to Sephora, I picked up a small travel size of IT Cosmetics CC+ cream (yes, I’m a sucker for browsing through those little product bins while waiting in line). This product bills itself as “Your Skin But Better” (and it even trademarked that phrase). After taking a quick scan through the massive ingredient list, I saw that it contained physical sunscreen ingredients (a mix of zinc oxide and titanium dioxide), so it offered full protection against the full…