Category: Essence

Is the Amorepacific Vintage Single Extract Essence worth the eye-watering price?

I first learnt of the Amorepacific Vintage Single Extract Essence while I was watching Gothamista’s video in which she used this essence in her morning skincare routine during the summer of last year. When I saw this product, I was attracted to it immediately and knew that I’ve gotta get it (Do you believe in lust at first sight? That’s how I felt about … Read More Is the Amorepacific Vintage Single Extract Essence worth the eye-watering price?

Review – Hada Labo Gokujyun Premium Hyaluronic Acid Lotion

Hada Labo is a well-known Japanese beauty brand that’s widely available in drugstores in Singapore. It launched in 2004 in Japan and was exceptionally well-received within a short period of time. They soon expanded to the overseas market and is now very commonly found in Asia. Their most famous product is the iconic Super Hyaluronic Acid Hydrating Lotion and it has since sold over 30 million … Read More Review – Hada Labo Gokujyun Premium Hyaluronic Acid Lotion

Review – Whamisa Organic Flowers Deep Rich Essence Toner

Whamisa is a Korean skincare brand that specialises in organic skincare that utilities fermented ingredients. Their products are not tested on animals and many of their products are also vegan and vegetarian friendly. The most remarkable thing to note about their skincare is that they are based on a water-less method whereby they used ingredients such as aloe leaf extract (instead of water), providing … Read More Review – Whamisa Organic Flowers Deep Rich Essence Toner

Review – Belif The True Tincture Essence – Chamomile

I picked up Belif’s The True Tincture of Chamomile together with the Peat Miracle Revital Serum Concentrate a while ago on the recommendation of their sales personnel. I’ve been using this product for quite some time and today I’ll be sharing my thoughts on how it worked for me. Before we begin, let’s just check out its ingredients below, shall we? Ingredients Chamomilla Recutita … Read More Review – Belif The True Tincture Essence – Chamomile

Review – Belif Peat Miracle Revital Serum Concentrate

Belif is a skincare brand from Korea that provides “clean” skincare using Napier’s formula with no added mineral oil, synthetic fragrances, synthetic colours, synthetic preservatives, and animal-derived ingredients. One of their most famous product is their Aqua Bomb gel moisturiser that supplies instant moisture to the skin while forming a protective layer that wraps the skin in comfort. While I was browsing their store, the … Read More Review – Belif Peat Miracle Revital Serum Concentrate

Review – IOPE Bio Essence Intensive Conditioning

I believe that the IOPE Bio Essence is one of the first few “First Essence” from Korea. I remember when it first came out in Korea in 2012, everyone and their mother was gushing and raving over it. Some people had even commented that it is a dupe for the more expensive SKII Facial Treatment Essence. It had also won plenty of awards since it launched. … Read More Review – IOPE Bio Essence Intensive Conditioning