After serum or essence, apply the cream on the face. When snails need to, they naturally produce mucin, a compound found in their secretions, which has potent properties that heals, nourishes, protects and restores the potential quality of the skin. And there’s no high-quality research on any specific snail-based beauty products. Snail mucin isn’t comprised of the actual snail itself – it’s the slime that a snail produces (think of the sparkly tracks snails leave on the ground). The brand’s snail line features everything from blemish balm to toner to body lotion.Â. -Prevents formation of rough patches on skin, -A bit sticky especially during humid weather. All rights reserved. 'Cream d’escargot' ₩60,000 at 'It’s skin' stores nationwide. So many skin benefits in one jar! While this isn't a dealbreaker for my face, it made my body feel like it was covered in glue. Quotes displayed in real-time or delayed by at least 15 minutes. BTW, I'm a big SNSD fan but I promised to feature other artist as well. Also, it cures redness and irritations around my neck in just 3 days! This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Usually, snail creams from high-end brands is priced at 1000+. Snail Essence Nutrition Cream is a skin care product that promises to provide you with anti-aging benefits. Our collection is curated to provide you with the most captivating, healthy, beautiful skin. Powered and implemented by FactSet Digital Solutions. I believe that everyone has a right to be beautiful. For more information on Dr. Manny's work, visit. ©2020 FOX News Network, LLC. Wrinkles No More. Snail slime seems to boost the production of elastin and collagen in cell cultures, but there haven’t been any long-term trials or research on skin cells that aren’t in petri dishes. This blog is created to confess my thoughts everything about K-Pop culture. What’s truly amazing about this product that it prevents me from having pimples and whiteheads. Hayan Korea is a cosmetic brand which embodies “The Science of Korean Beauty”.They have lots of products to offer such as BB Cream, aesthetic serums and creams, masks and much more. It claims to tighten your complexion, boost the production of collagen and elastin molecules, improve your skin texture, and nourish your skin. Whenever trying a new product, apply it to a small, less sensitive patch of skin before using it on your face. *I'm very much open for sponsorships, collaborations and product reviews. The use of snail in skin care has been a hype in Korea and Japan today. You've successfully subscribed to this newsletter! Holy grail! Rashes and irritation have been reported from the use of snail cream products, and it’s not usually recommended for sensitive skin. Amazing~! But you’ll need to keep an open mind if you want the benefits. Creams containing large amounts of snail extract have been selling fast in Seoul.Â, Although Korea is hardly the first market for snail creams -- European cosmetics companies have been selling snail cream for a number of years and a Chilean snail cream hit the market in 1995 -- snail skin-care products have exploded in popularity among Korean women over the past year.Â, Snail extract “soothes, regenerates and heals skin,” says Jeong Chang-hyun, deputy head of product planning for cosmetics company 'Able C&C. I'm Bhenz Benig ^-^ As the name suggests, this lightweight eye cream contains orchid extract from orchids grown on the Jeju Island of Korea. I assure you that you'll always be updated on the K-Pop scene. After opening, you will find a plastic lid which prevents the cream from spilling. VITAMIN B3 COULD PREVENT BIRTH DEFECTS, MISCARRIAGES, SCIENTISTS SAY. So, thank you Hayan Korea! Just keep on reading to discover one of nature’s amazing beauty secret ^_^. This is exactly what it sounds like – letting snails crawl all over your face. You can buy this at any Hayan Korea outlets for an affordable price of Php 350. Snail mucus first caught the attention of skin care companies in Korea, a country known for being on the cutting edge of skin care. I decided to try one of their bestsellers, the Snail Intensive Cream. So, I’m proud to give this snail cream a perfect score of 5/5. The use of snails to promote skin healing goes back to ancient Greece and is attributed to Hippocrates. Quotes displayed in real-time or delayed by at least 15 minutes. More recently, Chilean farmers who harvested snails for the French escargot market noticed that the skin of their hands looked smoother and younger. Missha's 'Super Aqua Cell Renew Snail Cream' contains 70 percent snail slime extract. SnailyLove carries skincare products powered by snail mucin and smart botanicals. It has been found that snails and humans have similar skin elements especially collagen and elastin. It is simple yet it looks (and feels) like it was expensive (not mentioning its cheap price :D). These ingredients make snail mucin excellent at repairing skin damage, evening skin tone, fading hyperpigmentation (including acne scars), as well as firming and tightening the skin, and boosting collagen and elastin production. Also, it deeply moisturizes the skin making it smoother and softer. Pliny later recommended applying crushed snails to wounds and burns in order to speed healing. Missha's 'Super Aqua Cell Renew Snail Cream' contains 70 percent snail slime extract. Adding a K-Pop idol advertisement into the mix helps make the case.Â, Ads starring boy band 2PM member Nichkun spurred snail cream sales after they started airing in February. She plans to continue using snail-based creams.Â, “If you say snail cream, some people ask if whole snails go into it,” says 'It’s skin' PR chief Hong Min-jeong ruefully.Â, According to Hong, the desire for good skin outweighs potential ick factors. SNAIL CREAM for the face. I think that this is one of the cheapest snail cream I have known. In short, this miracle fluid can turn back the hands of time as it repairs injured skin, erases wrinkles, lightens age spots, and improves the over-all skin tone, that result to younger, glowing skin. If you want to save on airfare, you can check out the many snail-based beauty products that have exploded into the American market. And of course, this blog won't be complete without the latest releases on the K-Pop scene. This snail face cream is said to moisturize, treat irritation, improve uneven skin tone, refine skin texture, and naturally enhance a healthy glow. So, how could snail cream possibly benefit skin? Further, I will feature some K-Fashion trends and on how to achieve the idol peg without emptying your pockets. Kamsahamnida~. Helix aspersa muller glycoconjugates is the technical name for the slimy mucus secreted by snails to protect their undersides from cuts, bacteria and sun damage. Please don’t hesitate to tell your experiences :D, Anyeong Haseyo~~ Two thumbs up for your wonderful product! Then, the cream is housed in an emerald green glass tub with a shiny silver cap embossed with Hayan’s name on it. Mutual Fund and ETF data provided by Refinitiv Lipper. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature from UC Berkeley and a master's degree in Korean Studies from the Graduate School of International Studies at Seoul National University. In fact, it’s more common to have allergies to natural ingredients than to synthetic ingredients, and both natural and synthetic ingredients can cause irritation even if no allergy is present. That doesn’t bother her at all.Â, “I could feel my skin getting much better,” she says. Last July 24, 2013, I accidentally bumped into the concept store of Hayan Korea during my visit at Starmall Edsa. It contains 50 grams (1.76 oz) of cream that will last for months (I’m only using it at night). According to anecdotal evidence, snail cream products are particularly effective at minimizing the appearance of dark spots and scars, making the products popular among young adults with acne scars, which are notoriously difficult to treat.