Author - Milestone

ISntree AHA Essence review

Skin Type: Even though it’s written that this exfoliating essence is for dry skin, I feel that everyone can use it. Just adjust the frequency as per the suitability and weather change.   Ingredients List: Glycolic Acid and Lactic Acid are known potent AHAs. Glycolic Acid has the smallest molecule, penetrates deeper, therefore works very efficiently in removing the dead skin cells whereas Lactic Acid is a milder AHA,it works on the surface to dilute excess keratin and moisturises skin. Both together keep [...]

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The pimple patches that helps heal zits overnight

Some By Mi Patches are my current favourite, and I don’t see myself exploring anything new now. Yup! I got to accept that the Some By Mi Patches have pushed aside my love for Cosrx Pimple Patches, which I had been using for more than 2 years. Some By Mi patches come in 2 different sizes, 9 in bigger size (12 mm) and rest 9 in the medium size (10 mm). So we get total of 18 in a Pack. These [...]

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K-POP a Global Phenomena: More Than Music

With the entry of the Gangnam era in the early 2000’s, Korean Pop music popularly known as K-pop has now swelled up its market value all around the world with its catchy beats, top-notch music videos, trendy clothes and bright-colored hairs. It is a genre that focuses on visual elements, that allows you to dive deeper than just music and process you to understand the concept and the message behind the songs even if you don’t understand the language.   Here [...]

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WHY YOU SHOULD BE USING EYE CREAM?

Does eye cream make any difference? Can they really reverse or stop the aging process around the eye? Why should I invest in an eye cream? They are costly and hardly do anything! I am sure many have such questions in the head when asked to use an eye cream. Eyes creams can turn out to be a failed purchase if not selected as per actual concern and without tackling the underlying reason behind dark circles and fine lines. Always [...]

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BHA BLACKHEAD POWER LIQUID REVIEW

BHA BLACKHEAD POWER LIQUID REVIEW   The cosrx BHA Blackhead power liquid is one product that I love and I cannot do without. I have super oily skin that tends to get clogged every other day.  Before I started using korean skincare  my skin got really bad, I had big open pores and it was kind of starting to spread all over my face. I had to regularly go for facial clean ups to the salon to keep my pores clean. However as [...]

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The Breakdown on Vitamin C- Holy Grail Skincare Ingredient

Whether you incorporate it in your diet as a supplement or apply it on your skin, the benefits of vitamin C a.ka Ascorbic Acid is endless with research proven benefits. While intake of vitamin C can boost our body’s immunity and ward off common cold, bleeding gums and disease and also promote glowing skin. Topical Application of Vitamin C is known to be 20 times more effective in keeping skin glowing and radiant.From fading dark spots, blemishes and  pigmentation, stimulating collagen [...]

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How I got my hormonal acne under control

How I got my hormonal acne under control I started getting breakouts all over my face especially my jawline about a year back. I freaked out and tried nearly every acne wash, spot treatment and cream available on the counter with little to no results.The massive cysts on my chin and jaw were painful and I bought all kinds of acne products, tried home made remedies recommended by friends but nothing worked to the point that I almost gave up [...]

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FIVE MUST TRY KOREAN SKINCARE INGREDIENTS

FIVE MUST TRY KOREAN SKINCARE INGREDIENTS 1. Snail Mucin Filtrate: The wackiest and most worthy ingredient that actually drove the people to the Korean skincare trend. Also, I can assure that while retrieving the Snail Mucin no snails are harmed. In fact in one of the Cosrx Master class in India, I learned that the brand Cosrx  feed their snail good quality ginseng and shelter them in the best environment, as the happy snail generates the best quality of snail [...]

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Cleansers Basics

DOES THE pH OF MY CLEANSER REALLY MATTER? The importance of something as basic as a cleanser should not be overlooked.You maybe wondering why your skincare products are not as effective, without realising that the culprit maybe in your cleanser. While using the right cleanser may not cure all your skin problems, it will definitely keep your skin healthy and happy, that’s what matters right?? Harsh cleansers damages the protective barrier and makes our skin more susceptible to all kinds of [...]

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HOW TO PICK A SUNSCREEN FOR SENSITIVE AND ACNE-PRONE SKIN.

  HOW TO PICK A SUNSCREEN FOR SENSITIVE AND ACNE-PRONE SKIN The basic thumb rule of skincare is: “Make sure you clean your skin well before going to bed” and “Wear Sun Block before stepping out”. Today’s post will be focusing on the later part. Sunscreen protects your skin from sunburn, tanning, premature wrinkle formation, photoaging, and pigmentation. You can actually say sunscreen plays a major role in your “anti-aging” and “brightening” skincare routine. Picking up a right sunscreen is a tricky [...]

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