Skin Watchers Ceramizing Essence Toner [Reformulated, New Packaging]: A Review

Late last year, I got a lot of Skin Watchers products. Yoon, the brains behind the brand, has been seeing my reviews of his products and contacted me to offer to send some more products to try as a thank you. I am very grateful because I love how he formulates with minimal fragrance and almost no silicones. So, please expect my upcoming reviews to be about Skin Watchers products.


First up is the Ceramizing Essence Toner. I have a review of the old formulation (Skin Watchers Ceramizing Essence Toner: A Review). TL;DR: I did not like the old formulation, mainly because of the scent.

CLAIMS: Skin Watchers Ceramizing Essence Toner contains 30ml of essence that locks moisture in. Free from parabens, mineral oil, benzophenone, and artificial color, this product contains various organic ingredients such as lavendar water and aloe vera leaf juice powder. Using hyaluronic acid, ceramide, squalane, glycerin, and macadamia seed oil, this product deeply moisturizes your skin. Use it together with Ceramizing Cream for optimum results.

INGREDIENTS: Water, Glycerin, Dipropylene Glycol, Cetyl Ethylhexanoate, Squalane, C14-22 Alcohols, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Hydrogenated Lecithin, Ceramide, Sodium Hyaluronate, Butylene Glycol, Impatiens Balsamina Flower Extract, Rosa Multiflora Fruit Extract, Lepidium Meyenii Root Extract, Aureobasidium Pullulans Ferment, Opuntia Ficus-Indica Stem Extract, Laminaria Digitata Extract, Undaria Pinnatifida Extract, Coptis Japonica Root Extract, 1,2-Hexanediol, Glyceryl Stearate, C12-20 Alkyl Glucoside, Arginine, Allantoin, Dipotassium Glycyrrhizate, Betaine, Dimethicone, Zanthoxylum Piperitum Fruit Extract, Pulsatilla Koreana Extract, Usnea Barbata (Lichen) Extract, Glyceryl Acrylate/Acrylic Acid Copolymer, Carbomer, Xanthan Gum, Disodium EDTA, Ethylhexylglycerin, Chlorphenesin, Citrus Aurantium Bergamia (Bergamot) Fruit Oil

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Mesoestetic Ultimate W+ Whitening Foam and Essence: A Review

A month ago, Caroline from Eiskin Laboratories got in touch with me and offered to send me a couple of products from Mesoestetic for a brand collaboration, in exchange for a review.

Mesoestetic is a brand from Spain which develops a large variety of topical products for anti-aging and professional treatment for over-all skin care.

They sent over two products from the Ultimate W+ Whitening line which I will be reviewing both in this post. Of course I was excited, I needed help in fading acne marks.

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COSRX Advanced Snail 96 Mucin Power Essence: A Review

We all know what this is.

CLAIMS: Made with all-natural domestic 96% snail secretion filtrate, the Advanced Snail 96 Mucin Power Essence is a Real Power Essence that transform the skin while keeping in the moisture and encouraging the real power of skin in a healthy way. It replenishes nutrients to the skin to prevent and repair damages and fills the skin with elasticity for a healthier, younger looking skin.
INGREDIENTS: Snail Secretion Filtrate, Betaine, Butylene Glycol,1,2-Hexanediol, Sodium Hyaluronate, Panthenol, Arginine, Allantoin, Ethyl Hexanediol, Sodium Polyacrylate, Carbomer, Phenoxyethanol
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TL;DR: This is an essential for many people in the skincare community and you can count me as one of them. Speeds up healing, soothes the skin, and provides additional hydration to a routine.Read More »

Skin Watchers Ceramizing Essence Toner: A Review

CLAIMS: The Skin Watchers Ceramizing Essence Toner is an enriched toner and essence combination that is effective in helping your skin retain its essential moisture, protecting your skin from harmful environmental factors, nourishing your skin, and boosting the natural radiance of your skin.
It is formulated with Glycerin to help keep your skin moisturized, Hyaluronic Acid, which can absorb more than 800 times its own weight, and Ceramide, which protects the skin from damage, thus preventing moisture depletion. It is also formulated with Vegetable oriented Squalane, which is moisturizing and improves the skin’s elasticity, and Macadmia Seed Oil, which creates a moisture protection layer.
INGREDIENTS: Water, Dipropylene Glycol, Glycerin, Sodium Hyaluronate, Glyceryl Acrylate/Acrylic Acid Copolymer, Phytosqualane, Cetyl Ethylhexanoate, Coptis Chinensis Root Extract, Arctium Lappa Root Extract, Citrus Medica Limonum(Lemon) Fruit Extract, Humulus Lupulus(Hops) Extract, Hypericum Perforatum extract, Calendula Officinalis Flower Extract, Salvia Officinalis (Sage) Leaf Extract, Saponaria Officinalis Leaf/Root Extract, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Water, C14-22 Alcohols, C12-20 Alkyl Glucoside, Glyceryl Stearate, PEG-100 Stearate, Polysorbate 60, Sorbitan Sesquioleate, Dimethicone, Ceramide 3, Cetearyl Alcohol, Lecithin, Hydrogenated Macadamia Seed Oil, Betaine, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice Powder, Xanthan Gum, Dipotassium Glycyrrhizate, Arginine, Carbomer, Allantoin, Caprylhydroxamic Acid, Caprylyl Glycol, Chlorphenesin, Disodium EDTA, Parfum
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TL;DR: I don’t know about this guys, I really wanted to love this but I can’t see a difference when it’s in my routine or not. And I’d rather not have the strong scent.

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