Retinol vs Bakuchiol: Which is Better?

In the ever-evolving world of skincare, the quest for ageless beauty remains a constant. Among the multitude of ingredients promising to turn back the hands of time, retinol and bakuchiol have emerged as noteworthy contenders. Let’s delve into these ingredients, exploring their pros and cons for your skin. What is…

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Guide to Bakuchiol

Meet Bakuchiol, a rising star in skincare that’s making waves for all the right reasons. Touted as a natural alternative to retinol – here’s everything you need to know about this ingredient, the benefits it offers skin, and how it compares to retinol. What is bakuchiol? Bakuchiol is a natural,…

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What Does Ginseng Do For Skin?

Ginseng, a revered herb in traditional medicine, has made its mark in the realm of skincare. Derived from the roots of the Panax genus plants, ginseng offers a range of compounds that can be beneficial for healthier skin. Read on to discover everything you need to know about ginseng skincare!…

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Ingredient 101: Mugwort

Over the past couple of years, mugwort has become an ingredient that has risen in popularity in Korean skincare products. To help you better understand what mugwort is and what it can do for your skin, I’ve put together this post and suggested some of the best products for you…

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Ingredient 101: Centella Asiatica aka Cica

Centella Asiatica, commonly known in the skincare world as Cica, is a plant used in skincare products. It is particularly popular in Korean skincare products, and offers a number of benefits, including healing the skin. What’s in Centella Asiatica? Centella Asiatica or cica is a leafy green plant native to…

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