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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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HOW TO PICK A MOISTURISER FOR DRY SENSITIVE SKIN

HOW TO PICK A MOISTURISER FOR DRY SENSITIVE SKIN Picking up a good moisturiser for dry skin which is also sensitive can be a tough task, as most of the time people with dry skin blindly reach out for the cream that has too many oils, which is not a bad thing but here we want to keep in mind the sensitivity issue of the skin. So, if you want to fulfil the requirement of dry skin without making your sensitive [...]

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Why you shouldn’t skip Moisturizer even in hot, humid summers

  Korea’s Summer Korea’s Summer can be quite brutal in the middle of July and August, just like in Japan, Taiwan, or even HK – hot and very humid.One minute outside from your air-conditioned indoor, you come back inside drenched in sweat. Even in the very humid condition, there’s no reason to avoid moisturizing your skin. Rather, there are more reasons to moisturize your skin during Summer despite many people neglect moisturizer because they feel like their skin is greasier. Strong Summer sun [...]

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How to Build a Skincare Routine

                                                            Basics: How to build a skincare routine By:The Beautybarn team Identifying your skin type is the most essential step before you build your skincare routine because your skin type will determine the products you need for your core skincare routine such as cleanser, toner, moisturiser, exfoliator and sunscreen. Once you determine your skin type, [...]

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My Battle with Painful Hormonal Acne

When kanika, 30 year old posted her stories on instagram about her acne struggle, her before and after pictures and how K-beauty saved her skin, we had to reach out to her to share her story with our viewers. This is where she tells us her journey about her painful struggle with acne and how she dealt with it. ▪Hi Kanika, tell us a little about your lifestyle/workspace. Please mention how often are you exposed to sun/air condition during the [...]

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How I managed acne on my sensitive skin

There are very few brands that work beyond the advertised claims, the Professional Prescription Skincare brand Troiareuke is one such brand that surprised me with its amazing performance. This brand believes in providing a personalized prescription with their products created by professionals with 27 years of experience in skincare. My skin is very dry, sensitive and acne prone I have a very complex  and sensitive skin .My skin reacts badly to many acne treatment products, the salicylic acid used in these [...]

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