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The Masks of Korea Part 3

This is the third post about the authentic Korean masks.  EKEL PEARL Ultra Hydrating Essence Mask This mask contains natural pearl powder, known to revitalize tired-looking and dull skin. The ingredients form a protective coat that helps lock in moisture. EKEL EGG Ultra Hydrating Essence Mask This mask contains fatty acids found in eggs. Fatty acids moisturize the skin and improve its texture. It contains albumin that rids excess skin oil and tightens pores. EKEL ALOE Ultra Hydrating Essence Mask This mask contains extracts of aloe that help maintain the skin’s natural firmness. It keeps the skin hydrated. The moisturizer and softener make the skin radiant, healthy, clean, and supple. . EKEL TOMATO Ultra Hydrating Essence Mask It retains moisture and helps repair damaged cells. It prevents the signs of aging by making the skin absorb oxygen, leaving the skin looking fresh and   younger-looking.  

The Face Masks of Korea Part 2

EKEL POMEGRANATE Ultra Hydrating Essence Mask Contains essence of pomegranate which helps in cell regeneration. It boosts collagen production which makes the skin firmer and smoother. It fights aging by repairing cells damaged by free-radicals. Photo taken by: Ica Gonzales  MILK Photo taken by: Ica Gonzales  This mask contains B-vitamins and other antioxidants commonly found in milk, the same nutrients that nourish the skin cells. This mask keeps the skin moisturized all day. It removes excess oil on the skin and it tightens pores.

The Facial Masks of Korea Part 1

Who wouldn’t love a smooth, baby-soft skin? Fortunately for us in this modern world, a smooth skin is easily achieved. Unlike our female ancestors who probably had to gather leaves or roots and had to pound them to make a “facial paste”, all we need to do now is head for our favorite beauty product store and buy exactly the skin-care product that we need. We can even order them online anytime and have them delivered at our doorstep. Among the plethora of skin-care products are facial masks. The ones from South Korea are the bestsellers, I heard. I have personally tried some of them and yes, they are truly a wonder. How do these Korean cosmetic companies make skin-care products that are so effective? Ekel GREEN TEA Ultra Hydrating Essence Mask Photo taken by: Ica Gonzales  This contains green tea leaf extract that fights premature aging caused by free radicals. It eliminates fine lines and wrinkles by rejuvenating skin cells, thus giving the skin a heal