It's hard for anything to grow in saltwater. "Because it is alcohol-free, it is best for sensitive skin, it helps maintain its natural balance as it gently removes impurities and reconditions the skin. Make sure no snakes has walk through it though else it is poisonous. Currently I'm using MUJI cleansing oil and so far it's good but I'm not sure if I will repurchase. I actually am going to undergo some pricey cosmetic procedures to get rid of my rolling acne scars, but she has never even mentioned it to me. I have seen it sold at pasar tani as well as big grocery stores. Here they are (finally): I probably have more somewhere stored deep in my brain but those are the suggestions that come to mind at the moment. i said poisonous because anything that the snake slithered by is considered 'poisonous' in chinese. Naruko Tea Tree Sunscreen is great for oily-acne prone skin. It's Skin Green Tea Calming Cleansing Oil. spironolactone, birth control, accutane, etc. The amount of time it must have taken is incredible. I'm currently 85% clear and am in love with the texture and brightness of my complexion. That would be as rural as a place can be. I did like the smell and the texture, and it worked decently for me as a makeup remover. So I think it's easily get at the market. Thank you for saying this. Pure Marula Oil-really good for acne&reducing redness, Ingredients © 2020 reddit inc. All rights reserved. It’s Skin Green Tea Calming Cleansing Oil 155ml review. If you prefer a creamy texture over foam for face wash, this cleanser is the perfect solution. [–]diktat86 5 points6 points7 points 4 years ago (0 children). I always hear people saying that they get "grits" to come out of their pores when doing oil cleansing, but after months and months of using oil cleansers, I never got a single grit. We'll need to stop treating it like weed. It has made a huge difference in my skin's texture, softness, and of course clarity. I think I just missed series when I was reading on mobile! I didn't consistently follow my routine, and I slept in my makeup. ... CLEANSING FOAM It’s Skin HA Moisture Homme Special 3pc Set $ 45.00. [–]okbunno 1 point2 points3 points 4 years ago (0 children). FYI I've broken out from other cleansing oils that Shu has on offer, so don't be deterred from trying it if you haven't reacted well to another one of their cleansing oils. :). I abided by Western skincare practices, and used an exfoliating face wash, astringent toner, and light moisturizer, followed by a benzoyl peroxide spot cream. - Refreshing feeling without greasiness. In the meantime, I do plan on doing a separate post for "tretface," overexfoliation, or an otherwise damaged moisture barrier, so stay tuned! ANOTHER thread that answers your question! I hadn't heard that either! I see those small ones starting and wanted the wipe out those little whiteheads before they become so big! [Discussion] Thoughts on the Purito 90% HA serum? Some common high-linoleic acid oils: grapeseed, hemp seed, sunflower, wheat germ, borage, evening primerose, rosehip. Unreal oil control for hours, and I live in a tropical, humid country where the seasons are hot and hotter. I had a Curology derm recommend spearmint to me for hormonal acne and I take it now. You can read a review of plant-based anti-androgen therapy here. (Haven't been on this sub long enough to gauge whether it's either/or around here). IT’S SKIN GREEN TEA CALMING CLEANSING OIL KASVOJEN PUHDISTUSÖLJY . Hi! I completely get it. It heartens me to see products I am using in this list and also I am now going to use this as a "shopping list" of sorts. I know this post is already like a week old, and this might get buried with all the wonderful info already here, but I just wanted to make a quick note on makeup primers -- the Smashbox Photo Finish primer mentioned in the OP is amazing for oily/acne-prone skin, but Monistat Chafing Relief Powder Gel (available at most drugstores and Wal-Mart/Target/etc. Yeah, there's a tendency to use it instead of sprinoloactone that I'm more puzzled by. We are recruiting volunteers to join the team. 33 Juju Aquamoist Moisture Cleansing Oil 1. I switched to banilaco clean it zero and it's wonderful! Lots of people with problem skin loved Joseon cream - note that I didn't list it ;), [–]aeternae 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (0 children). Its fairly liquidy and spreads easily without dripping off my face. Not buried at all! Kose Softmymo Speedy Cleansing Oil. INNISFREE Green Tea Moisture Cleansing Oil is free from SkinCarisma flagged Sulfates. THank you SO MUCH!!! I use the cleanser, toner, gel lotion and the pink powder spot (topical acne treatment), which contain salicylic acid and are all non-comedogenic. Then bought Banila Co (the original one) and broke out about 10000000000x worse. BEAUTY Please do not rely on Dr. Internet for addressing issues of hormonal imbalance. I printed it off but also know it is continuously being updated so. Blogger | Well, that's strange, because pegaga is such a common herb here and you can find it virtually anywhere that sells vegetables. I'll have to message the admins, and actually need to find time for it, but definitely want to make it happen :), [–]herezyNC25|Acne/Pigmentation|Oily|CA 1 point2 points3 points 4 years ago (0 children). [–]burnfaithNC15|Acne/Pigmentation|Combo|CA 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (1 child), There should probably be an annotation that this has been discontinued. Thank you so much for this well written, informative, and beautifully organized post. IN PERSON. Pros of It’s Skin Green Tea Calming Cleansing Gel: An affordable face wash, which comes in a decent 150 ml size tube. When people reference a brand or product line, it goes under the "brand/product line" category. It took until a month and a half in for my face to go nuts :/, [–]987234wNC25|Acne/Pigmentation|Combo|AU 2 points3 points4 points 4 years ago (0 children). If not mistaken "Pegaga" is an ingredient one of the Malaysia famous Chinese herb drink at Perak name "崩大碗 ". Add to Wishlist. [–]didneypurnsessNW15|Pigmentation/Pores|Oily|SE 6 points7 points8 points 4 years ago (4 children). It's Skin Green Tea Calming Cleansing Oil is the one I use. 37 Make P:rem cleansing balm 1. Not to mention that it is really satisfying to feel those things coming out of my face. Just my experience! "Dickinson's Enhanced Witch Hazel Hydrating Toner gently hydrates and nourishes skin with hyaluronic acid and vitamin E as it cleanses, tones, and refreshes skin," explains Marina Peredo of Schweiger Dermatology Group. Add to Wishlist. [REVIEW] B-Lab I Am Sorry Just Sun Cream SPF 50 PA++++. I saw really noticeable results within a week. The First Green Tea Natural Moisture Facial Care 3 Set - Fermented Green Tea $68.00. Hydrating Facial Cleanser 752 reviews. I am not sure if i could use the plant become venomous??? use the following search parameters to narrow your results: Before posting, you may want to search and read below to see if your question has already been answered: ♥ Join our Discord Server to start chatting. BODY&HAIR. I'll add it and thanks for contributing! this has been very popular, [–]icedbergsPigmentation|Combo/Dehydrated|US 1 point2 points3 points 4 years ago (8 children), This is amazing. The pad is made of special soft fabric for sensitive skin. I could thankfully ask the Curology derm if it was ok to take the spearmint in conjunction with my bc. Using lighter face oil - these days I use Goodal camellia water oil instead my regular banilla oil essence and Goodal waterest oil. I use snail, honey, AHAs, BHAs, niacinamide, high linoleic acid oils, tea tree, and obviously a lot more ingredients. I'm not 100% sure, but I would guess that, even if body skin tends to be less sensitive than the one on the face, skin is skin, so it shouldn't be drastically different. I was the one to ask her about doing it. The hormonal imbalance causing acne may be a symptom of an underlying diagnosis that needs proper medical attention, or it could be that acne is the only symptom of that slight hormone imbalance but that disrupting those hormones via spearmint might lead to other problems e.g. and join one of thousands of communities. [–]sadstarfish 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (0 children). It's one of the few sheet masks that doesn't break me out (I attribute this to the fact that it's for acne, not moisturizing, the latter of which my oily skin does not need). You should be proud of what you've accomplished so far. 32 It's Skin Mango White Cleansing Cream 1. More reviews, photos and discussions for Unlisted Brand. 1. I just wanted to add that, a few months ago, I created a post about things and habits that keep my skin clear. [–]YueRainBlogger | 1 point2 points3 points 4 years ago (15 children), You are welcome =) . My husband, on the other hand, cannot handle snail at all. This has inspired me to do like a science-y posts compilation type. The AB (and in many ways, SCA) approach is far more gentle, aiming to treat acne-prone skin with hydration and only using as much exfoliation as necessary. I'm not sure if this is backed by science but I've heard that there is a correlation between people with dust allergies and bad reactions to snail. Bookmarking it and going to make it my new go-to guide :D I've been looking for things similar to my Drunk Elephant stuff! This Korean face cleanser creates a gentle foam that removes impurities from your face … Now that you've brought it up, I wonder if we'll hear from other people with the same experience. It possibly helps control oil production in a small way but it does not reduce acne in my experience. a pox upon him, I swear! Join our Discord Server to start chatting, Businesses/Market Research/Shops/Stores/Apps/etc, Best Products for Common Skin Concerns Series: OILY SKIN and ACNE, things and habits that keep my skin clear, Talk Me Into/Out of it, New Brand Discovery, Let’s Meet Up, Anti-Haul, Not a space to gawk at Asian people. I always thought that using products that would dry my skin out would clear up my acne for good. Thanks for taking time out to compile the products and for the helpful tips and advice! I can just say I can't get fresh Prunus mume if I were living in Japan, but people might disagree. I have dry sensitive skin. With the exception of Accutane (which I think is probably the probably most effective, but, of course, associated with the most extreme side effects and certainly not for everyone) nothing is for sure going to clear up everyone's acne. Check your make up application tools (brushes, Beauty Blender) - these may be a source of bacteria and mold that could be at the route of your skin problems. * Green Tea Water 75%. I personally have the Recovery Gel and I like it a lot. [–]GiveMeABreak25NC20|Aging/Pigmentation|Dry|US 2 points3 points4 points 4 years ago (1 child). RESEARCH Has anyone tried the Hince True Dimension Radiance balm in light? "Natural" does not mean healthier or safer. Many, many respondents have said that the single most effective change that cleared their acne was seeing a dermatologist, Acne prone ABers: What product has made the biggest difference in your acne, HG Products for Acne Scares Combination Skin. I'm sure anything will break somebody out, I had just heard it mentioned a few times by people with large pores that snail can clog em up. Rendered by PID 30595 on r2-app-0c95c342ae78dc297 at 2020-12-01 01:51:29.615370+00:00 running c068927 country code: US. NOPE. I know there are a lot of younger people on this sub, and I think it would be helpful for them to see what's possible in the future when their financial situations are more secure and they have more money to spend. Acne can be caused by many things (diet, allergy, hormones, even fungus!) I know that Tracy/fanserviced-b has her own reasons for not wanting to address her hormonal acne with medical treatment (ETA: and, of course, that is an issue between her and her doctor), but I personally feel like her stated reasons and description of spironolactone to the community at large have instilled a fear of a very low-dose medication that is extremely effective for many. This is a serious role that takes many hours per week. Made in Korea. Suitable for all skin types. It won't be fresh by the time it gets to you. Maybe it's worth getting a sample of? But I have avoided editorializing as much as possible in these posts - the honest truth is I am a physician, and therefore have a bias in favor of pharmaceutical, prescription treatments that have significant, randomized-controlled trial clinical evidence over "natural" treatments that I know is not shared by all. [–]YogaNerdMDNC25|Pigmentation/Pores|Combo|US[S] 4 points5 points6 points 4 years ago (0 children). As such, many use products to restore a depleted moisture barrier that may prove far too heavy for someone with oily skin who is NOT using these treatments. I'm so sorry I missed this! I was getting so many grits that it felt like I was using a scrub! Also, can anyone help me on which of the actives help brighten skin? [–]YogaNerdMDNC25|Pigmentation/Pores|Combo|US[S] 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (1 child). I use it as a serum , not as an active. Yes, 12. It can be easy to want a quick fix, but most products that address acne or problem skin take TIME and consistency. It also has green tea leaf extract to boost hydration. Snake's are venomous btw, not poisonous. If you have any other simple tips you'd like me to add to the list, please leave them in the comments! I'm sure pegaga can be found in tropika. GIVEAWAY Centella Asiatica-this is really good to reduce inflammation for those that can't use tea tree Hi can you tell me the difference between the Goodal camellia water oil and the waterest oil? I know its there!! they're extremely popular now and I would like to know which are great. [–]imjustafangirl 1 point2 points3 points 4 years ago (2 children). Then again, I do live in a pretty rural area. [–]a9a1m8 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (2 children). yeah but the place i am staying does have it because i have already been searching for it. It's Skin Green Tea Calming Cleansing Oil, Kose Softymo Deep Cleansing Oil - note that some users experienced breakouts from use of this product; as always, patch test and check ingredient lists for known sensitivities before use, Shu Uemura Brightening Cleansing Oil (blue bottle), Acwell 5.5 Bubble-Free pH Balancing Cleanser, Read here and here for more about how to incorporate actives into your AB routine, Papa Recipe White Flower Clear Up 8% AHA Gel, Paula's Choice Skin Perfecting 2% BHA Gel, Spironolactone - women with hormonal acne only, oral, RX, Curology - RX, tele-dermatology service to address acne or aging, with semi-tailored skin cream often containing a trio of ingredients, often including tretinoin, azaleic acid, clindamycin, zinc, niacinamide, vitamin C. Here's a thread on where Curology or other retinoid prescriptions should go in your AB routine, Epiduo (adapalene + benzoyl peroxide) - RX, Cleocin/Clindoxil (topical clindamycin) - RX, Acwell Licorice pH Balancing Cleansing Toner, Kikumasamune Sake Skin Lotion Moist -Japanese lotions are actually watery-toner consistency, meaning this and the Hadalabo lotions are going to be used at the hydrating toner step, Benton Honest Tea Tree Mist - used as toner, COSRX Natural BHA Skin Returning A-Sol - many also use this product as a spot treatment, COSRX Galactomyces 95 White Power Essence, Holy Snails Shark Sauce - note that some experience breakouts with this product, though many attribute this to sensitivities to the sea kelp component - as with all new products, patch test, Scinic Honey AIO Ampoule - compare Snail and Honey AIO's here, Hada Labo Gokujyun Super Hyaluronic Acid Hydrating Milk, COSRX Centella Blemish Cream - may be used as spot treatment, Nature Republic Super Aqua Max Fresh Watery Cream, Too Cool for School Pumpkin Sleeping Pack, My Beauty Diary sheet masks - Black Pearl, Apple Polyphenol, Strawberry Yogurt, Leaders Insolution AC-Dressing sheet mask, Tony Moly I'm Real Masks in Tea Tree (for acne) and Rice (for brightening), The Face Shop Real Nature Mung Bean Sheet Mask, Biore UV Aqua Rich Watery Essence Sunscreen SPF50+ Pa++++, Biore UV Aqua Rich Smooth Watery Gel SPF50+ /PA++++, Innisfree Eco Safety Perfect Waterproof Sunblock SPF50+/PA+++, Canmake Mermaid Skin Gel UV Sunscreen SPF50+ PA++++, Skin Aqua UV Moisture Gel for Body and Face SPF32/PA+++, Shiseido Urban Environment UV Protector Extra Mild SPF30/PA+++, Peripera Oil Capture Peach Sun SPF50+ PA+++, Kose Sekkisei Sun Protect Essence Milk SPF50+/PA++++, Paula's Choice Resist Super-Light Wrinkle Defense, Cosrx Natural BHA Skin Returning A-Sol - often used as a spot treatment, though some have success using it as a toner, Band-Aid Tough Pads Hydrocolloid Adhesive Pads, Sofina Primavista Long Keep Base UV SPF20 primer, For women with hormonal acne, some see results with spearmint tea or spearmint capsules, Oils high in linoleic acid - grapeseed, hemp seed, sunflower, wheat germ, borage, evening primerose, rosehip, AVOID oils high in oleic acid - almond, macademia, olive, camelia (tea) seed, avocado, most butters (mango, shea, cocoa, avocado, etc.). My acne was mild then, but it has noticeably progressed over the years, and became hormonal during high school (around my junior year, IIRC.) Oil cleansers and Cleansing Balms are the base of the Korean skin care routine that are so relaxing to use. They help loosen up the dirt and grime from your skin and hair to allow for water to wash it … Evening primrose oil caused my acne to worsen so I would recommend against it for acne prone individuals. Suitable For: Oily, combination, and acne-prone skin Neogen Real Fresh Foam Green Tea Cleanser is a must-try product for anyone who has acne-prone, oily, and combination skin. you're a lifesaver! Wow!! THANK YOU! Not sure if you have received sponsored/press samples related to it recently, but I am looking forward to read your* 'blog digest' containing that soon :), [–]elisis89NC15|Redness/Pores|Combo|MY 5 points6 points7 points 4 years ago (1 child). Here's the post: I was just looking over the sub, and although this post might not be totally AB-centric, it involves AB. Try it out and see what happens! TCM can be used to relieve the "heatiness" in your body, also known as expelling the toxic substances in your body that is causing your acne. I was trying to be so careful, too--I checked CosDNA and everything... oh well. BASE MAKEUP. I see my gyn for my annual next month and might look into it more since my facial hair is reaching new levels... [–]jitter_janx 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (1 child). I see the lists as kind of a menu - things that you can select from that have worked for others with varying degrees of success. Great information for this ab newbie. The most clearly-defined Asian skincare practice being to keep my skin hydrated, even if it's oily. THANK YOU! My one suggestion would be to add a disclaimer re using spearmint tea. CLEANSING FOAM [–]onigiri815C3|Acne|Combo/Dehydrated|AU 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (0 children). :), [–]jitter_janx 2 points3 points4 points 4 years ago (6 children). That's so weird. [–]a9a1m8 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (0 children), Sorry it didn't work for you :( I figure it can't hurt to try, [–]icedbergsPigmentation|Combo/Dehydrated|US 1 point2 points3 points 4 years ago (1 child). Real Fresh Green Tea Cleansing Stick. [–]opportunisticwombat 6 points7 points8 points 4 years ago (0 children). They are effective for calming the skin and you can feel the freshness of the nature. [–]allouette16 2 points3 points4 points 4 years ago (0 children), [–]ChambraisNW25|Acne/Pigmentation|Oily|US 2 points3 points4 points 4 years ago (0 children), ❤ this post is everything I've been looking for, [–]BlueAnchora 2 points3 points4 points 4 years ago (0 children), [–]balqisaaRedness|Combo/Dehydrated|CA 2 points3 points4 points 4 years ago (0 children). My SFs are visibly reduced and I'm so happy! I would love for this to be a working document that is edited as needed, so we can also consider converting into a similar format as it exists over on r/SkinCareAddiction. I think the research on spearmint as an anti-androgen is interesting, but I also wish people would realize that just because it's "tea" doesn't mean its not an anti-androgen. You might remember this post if you were involved in the community at the time. Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Otherwise, there are much better ones that fit the bill. They might not be for everyone, but I've found being physically unable to pick my skin is the only way I stop. Exactly! ), Can't emphasize this enough, but use sunscreen daily if you're going out (even to work or school), If you think your acne could be hormonal, make an appointment to see your doctor. Quick View. I was on my high school swim team, and I would have practice every weekday for about 2 hours. I personally found it very effective and will highly recommend to those who have access to a Chinese/Asian doctor - I live in Hong Kong, for those who may wonder. DEALS And it seems consistent now too, since I got more grits today as well. #SeatheGlow Be careful to avoid overexfoliation, which can make your acne worse. I'll keep an eye out for further information on this, because that sounds like an important piece of information. Then you get there and all they want to talk about is spending thousands of dollars on cosmetic procedures. [–]jitter_janx 1 point2 points3 points 4 years ago (1 child). [–]corruptedbutterfliesPigmentation/Pores|Combo|CA 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (0 children). BUSINESS Calm irritation and soothe skin with this foaming cleanser specially formulated for sensitive skin. If you need a light moisturiser and don't mind strong fragrances, do give the balancing lotion a try. Would just like to share my makeup routine for my very oily skin (and I'm living in a hot and humid climate too): [–]halomomma 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (1 child), :o I have been looking at my Benton TT mist the last few days and not knowing what to do with it. When it comes to making a decision for oneself - well, that's another matter. [–]iixxy 5 points6 points7 points 4 years ago (1 child). 150ml. [–]ZylaniNC25-30|Pigmentation/Pores|Dehydrated|MY 5 points6 points7 points 4 years ago (1 child). CLEANSING. I tried DHC cleansing oil before and eventhough it emulsifies well and leave no residue, sometimes it makes my skin dryer and flaky.. [–]just_liv_a_littleNC20|Pores|Oily/Combo|AU 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (1 child). Yeah, but only for the first week... and then my skin would become terribly dehydrated, flaky, sensitive, and red. As with many things, YMMV. I wasn't advocating natural vs pharmaceutical. [–]Mirfaen 4 points5 points6 points 4 years ago (3 children). I feel like the skinfood peach sake pore serum did NOTHING for me. but snail mucin itself is not very likely to. I couldn't imagine just blindly taking supplements that could alter my body chemistry. This post is amazing! SCINIC AIO snail or SCINIC AIO Honey? I was still in 7th grade at that time. Innisfree Green Tea Balancing Cleansing Oil 5.07 Oz/150Ml 4.2 out of 5 stars 34 $28.70 $ 28 . Many acne patients, especially those familiar with the classic Western medical approach to acne can be over-exuberant with their exfoliators, leading to a compromised moisture barrier, which can lead to more reactive skin. they're basically teeny scalpels and make a nice clean cut that heals better than the tear of a pop. Hi! Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy. [–]YogaNerdMDNC25|Pigmentation/Pores|Combo|US[S] 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (0 children), [–]annemiliaPigmentation/Pores|Combo|MY 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (1 child). I follow my routine religiously, and when I don't, I sheet-mask or use an extra amount of my Mizon Snail Recovery Gel Cream ;) Since sticking with my routine, my acne has significantly cleared up and my skin has become brighter, glow-ier, and smoother. If desired, wash face with cleansing foam. 36 LJH Cellabel M.C. I don't have scientific journal to back up, but this is close enough. It's like r/skincareaddiction and r/popping had a love child! I would pick my skin almost daily, and then not wash my face after picking for sometimes hours. It shouldn't be like this. [–]YogaNerdMDNC25|Pigmentation/Pores|Combo|US[S] 23 points24 points25 points 4 years ago* (14 children). [Discussion]Your favourite products for Angry/Itchy skin ? Thank you for the list! Cleansing Oil 1. I will try to add anything I've missed, and thank you for sharing your journey. The Face Shop Rice Cleansing Oil is a 4/5 for me with the only con being the strong scent. Of course, accessibility and affordability are an issue for many, so of course, this may be easier said than done. It just so happens that a very low level of androgen blockade is necessary to improve most hormonal acne - you can supply this blockade by taking a medication where you can be sure of the dosage, potency, purity, and stability of the product, or you can take an unregulated supplement. Very Very appreciative of your work. Clogs pores specifically. If you missed it, the first of the series can be found here: ROSACEA, REDNESS, and IRRITATION. Write Review. 35 Kose Softymo Deep Cleansing Oi 1. Shu Uemura Brightening Cleansing Oil (blue bottle) The Face Shop Rice Cleansing Oil For those of you experiencing hormonal outbreaks, its important to communicate this with your healthcare provider. Understanding Sulfates. [–]lunadollx 1 point2 points3 points 4 years ago (1 child).