There’s a whole lot of variety when it comes to skincare in Asian countries. A plethora of different steps and purposes, ranging from utilitarian to gimicky-yet-fun skincaretainment. Asia tends to walk on the wild side with ingredients as well, featuring snail mucus, horse oil, bee venom, and too many fruits, vegetables, and flowers to count.
I like to try a lot of things, and I love having a lot of steps in my routines. That said, there a few things you will probably never see me write about on this blog, and I thought it would be worth talking about what those things are and why I won’t buy them. Not everything here is strictly K-beauty territory, though, as Western products still have their no-nos. Continue reading “Product Types and Ingredients I Refuse to Purchase”