To start off this series, let’s discuss snail mucus. Or snail mucin, or snail filtrate, or snail secretion…it goes by many, many names. The thing to remember is it’s SNAIL SLIME! Rumor has it the skin benefits of this stuff were actually found accidentally. First, from a Spanish oncologist who… View Post

It’s that time of year again. The temps are getting higher, the humidity is setting in, and the rains will be here soon. Get ready for it! Also, if this is your first summer in Korea you are soon to see your umbrella collection multiply like bunnies since you’ll forget… View Post

What’s the greatest length you would go to have the best skin possible? Would you let little fish eat the dead skin off your feet? Or how about letting snails massage (read: slide around on) your face? If you are living the #expatlife then you have probably encountered some interesting… View Post

One of the reasons I love attending beauty expos is you get a chance to see firsthand some of the innovate tools that are hitting the spa marketplace. Many of the tools sold there can be found in fancy spas and skincare salons. I would much rather give myself a facial with… View Post

You all know the love I have for Upretty Rapstar Cosmetics. I’ve reviewed them multiple times and still haven’t found a product I don’t love. I think they are one of the best Korean beauty brands on the market right now. Their products are quality, pigmentation is great and they… View Post