Posts Tagged ‘the face shop’

Summer is a very stressful time for the skin: from sun damage to dehydration and even oiliness, the hot temperatures mixed with the sun’s ultraviolet radiation can wreak a lot of havoc on your face! The quickest ways to fix these summer woes is a sheet mask treatment. This pampering ritual banishes dry and rough spots,...

Green tea is, without the shadow of a doubt, the ultimate summer drink. Sipping this green liquid in my back garden on the hottest days of the year is a refreshing treat that cools me down and keeps my skin safe from environmental harm, particularly sun damage. As Korean women understand all too well, the sun is a...

Nestled on the east coast of central Italy, Le Marche is a charming little region of uncontaminated white beaches, high mountains and low rolling hills where plenty of medicinal herbs and olive oil trees grow by themselves. The pristine nature of this region makes it the perfect place to collect natural ingredients...

Korean women demand a lot from their makeup products. As a result, multi-tasking makeup products with skincare benefits that provide a hint of color, plenty of hydration, and even sun protection are very popular in Korea right now. Korean skincare also favours natural ingredients that nourish the skin, which is why...

Skincare is not just for the ladies anymore. As Korean beauty experts said, “If a mother has a ten-step skin routine, her son is going to do at least five”. After witnessing their mothers perform the famous multi-step hydrating skincare routine on a daily basis, Korean men are quickly following in their footsteps and...

Those of us experts in Korean skincare know that Korean women never go to bed at night without double cleansing. This process is rigorously followed to ensure that the skin is kept squeaky clean, as well as being better prepared to absorb the numerous skincare products applied next. What’s not so well known is that...

One of the first things I do whenever I visit NYC is head to Koreatown, a tiny but bustling slice of the city dominated by Korean culture. The area is teeming with Korean-owned businesses that sell everything Korean : food, magazines, clothes, and, of course, cosmetics! Many Korean brands, such as Nature Republic, The...

In recent years, many of us have become much more aware of what we are putting on our skin. Which is why, more and more often these days, we are turning to products with natural ingredients. This philosophy has always been an integral part of Korean skincare, which is another reason Korean beauty is enjoying such...