Monday, March 31, 2014

LC Derma Skincare Workshop ❤

I had a fabulous time meeting up with the founder of LC Derma, Mr Benson, Mr Desmond, HiShop team and the HiShop beauty bloggers. I had the opportunity to know more about LC Derma skincare products. 


 This LC Derma Skincare Workshop was held at w xyz Bar, Aloft KL Sentral. This is my first time attending event at Aloft KL Sentral. (:

Originating from our homeland Malaysia, LC Derma contains breakthrough ingredients such as Liposome and Lipo Stem Cells to drastically slow down the process of aging. With regular usage, the stem cells keep skin youthful longer by promoting epidermal renewal. LC Derma skincare contains NO preservatives, NO mineral oils or animal derived ingredients, NO petrochemical, No comedogenic, NO lanolin, NO colorant


Inspired by pure - reinventing by science. PhytoCellTec Symphytum has been proven to slow down skin aging by protecting the most valueable skin cells - the stem cells which keeps the skin youthful longer and giving it a better and more vital appearance. Epidermal renewal starts at stem cells but their proliferation is reduced in elderly skin. PhytoCellTec Symphytum stimulates the proliferation of these cells. All PhytoCellTec Symphytum actives are plant-based and 100% natural and contribute to a sustainable use of endangered plants. 

Miss Chloe Chen is the ambassador of LC Derma Skincare products.

LC Derma skincare products which LC stands for Liposome Cosmoceutical is the first skin care regime in Asia using PhytoCellTec Symphytum and has won "Innovation in Ingredients" award in Cosmetics Business Award 2013.

My first time meeting up with Miss Mabel Yan, the HiShop Community Executive. (:

Mr Benson, the founder of LC Derma explained the products in detail and ingredients that were used in these products. He also mentioned that the bottles which are used to store these products are 100% recyclable bottle.

Mr Benson from LC Derma

We also witnessed on how he sprayed the Turnaround Mist into his mouth as the mist is proven to be safe for humans' health in case of the inhalation or indigestion of the product. It was a fruitful day with all the bloggers, HiShop crews and LC Derma team. Of course, we would also never forget to snap photos for memories.

I also took this opportunity to take a #selfie shot with Miss Mabel. :) 

Also, I would not want to miss this shot because HiShop cake is so pretty especially they decorated with the makeup products. Aww~~



I also took this opportunity to selfie with Chency. (: It's been awhile since I last met her. We used to talk non-stop during events and I seriously miss her bubbly look. (: Below are the photos taken using Chency's camera.

Now I know why did everyone wants to use the Casio TR model because it makes my skin looked flawless. :P

 A photo with Alice and Chocky. (: 

Last but not least, a group photo with the bloggers and LC Derma and HiShop team!


LC DERMA Skincare Products Review

Clockwise (L-R): Facial Wash, Lipoceu Turnaround Mist, Lipoceu Hydra Moisturising Serum, Lipo Stem Cell Anti-Aging Serum, Lipoceu Sebox Sebum Control, UV CC Cream and Lipoceu Lumino Whitening Serum.

Stem Cell Facial Wash 100 ml - RM59.90

This LC Derma Facial Wash is a sulfate-free cleanser. Stem Cell Facial Wash is suitable for dry, mature and sensitive skin. This facial cleanser is very mild, gentle and non-irritating to skin or eye. It removes surface impurities, dirt, excess oils gentle. It is formulated with mild and moisturizing ingredients that is kind to the skin.

Stem Cell Turnaround Mist 50 ml - RM89.90

This unique Stem Cell Turnaround Mist from LC Derma is not only going to make the person appear younger, it is also going to keep the skin as healthy as possible and improves the skin conditions. A new formulation oil-free solution does not dry the skin and is enriched with the actives ingredients that are kind to the skin. Other than that, it also provides a surge of hydration to the skin and helps to improve signs of aging or skin refining. Over the time, the skin will feel smooth, moisturized, soft, supple and more youthful. I will do a review of this mist pretty soon! :D

Stem Cell Anti-Aging Serum 30 ml -RM109.90

Skin is always irritated by many factors: intrinsic or extrinsic factors. Effects from the environmental influences surrounding such as over exposure to sun or changes in temperature will cause the skin to turn premature skin and sensitive skin. Therefore it is important to apply this anti-aging serum after toning or cleansing.

Stem Cell  Sebox Control Serum 30 ml - RM89.90 

Skin must be well taken care of in order to avoid clogged pores which indirectly causing blackheads, pimples and so on. Therefore, we need to control the sebum in the skin. Introducing you a specially designed non greasy Intensive Serum (Sebum Control), which effectively offers a new possibility for treating oily or acne-prone skin. The key active ingredient is derived from the combination of two super-leaves that contains tannins to protect oily and acne-prone skin. This environmentally responsible ingredient helps to reduce inflammation by limiting sebum oxidation and thus control sebum production. This serum is an idea daily touch to keep your pores clean and clear. The skin is less oily, resulting in skin that appears fresher, smoother and more radiant.

Whitening Serum Stem Cell Lumino Whitening Serum 30ml - RM109.90

Another product which brightens up and smoothens uneven skin tone areas. It is light, readily absorbed to help, protect and nourish the skin. With daily use of this Stem Cell Lumino whitening serum, an even, balanced skin tone is restored as skin is left bright and radiant! Your skin stays softer, moisturize, visibly white and younger looking. 

Stem Cell Hydra Moisturising Serum 30 ml - RM89.90

With daily use of this specially designed non-greasy moisturizing serum, it helps to soften your skin, toning the skin from dryness and keep your skin smoother. Immediate moisturizing effect with a long term and sustained hydration belongs to you! Remember, “A good moisturization is a sustainable source of youth and beauty for the skin”.

 Stem Cell UV CC Cream (SPF30) 30 ml - RM89.90

Specially formulated multifunctional CC Cream helps to even out skin tone for perfect radiant skin. Its rich and non-greasy texture is suitable for all skin types. It provides soothing, comfortable and hydrated all day long and also protects the skin from harmful UV. It helps the skin maintain an even complexion or correction unevenness complexion simultaneously too. With this CC Cream, it conceals and provides better coverage to imperfect skin.  


Thank you HiShop Malaysia and LC Derma for the interesting workshop and awesome products. Seriously I can't wait to review them one by one. 


For those who are interested in purchasing the products, you can get them here: http://www.hishop.my/lc-derma.
 
For more information on the products, check out their social media websites:
Website: http://www.lcderma.com/


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Thursday, March 27, 2014

Kose Sekkisei Lotion Mask Review + Giveaway ❤

Kose Sekkisei Lotion Mask is something new to me. To those who doesn't know, toner refers to a lotion or wash designed to cleanse the skin and shrink the appearance of pores, usually used on the face. Lotion can be applied to the skin in different ways such as on cotton pad or spraying on the face or etc. However, This Kose Sekkisei Lotion Mask is applied by dipping the mask in the lotion and you can slap the mask on the face straight away!


With over 100 types of oriental plants used for a beautiful translucent skin recipe, the main ingredients are Angelica Root Extract, Coix Seed Extract and Melothria Root Extract which creates fine-textured, hydrated and translucent skin like snow for this Kose Sekkisei Lotion Mask.


9 Benefits of Lotion Mask
❤ Translucency
❤ Penetration
❤ Moisturizing
❤ Zero Pores
❤ Evenness
❤ Relaxing
❤ Smoothing
❤ Whitening 
❤ Firming
 

Angelica Root Extract has disinfectant, whitening and moisturizing effects.


Coix Seed Extract helps to increase metabolism, whitening, moisturization and prevent skin roughness.


Melothria (White Lotus) Extract helps to suppress melanin production and has whitening effects on the skin. 

 
This Kose Sekkisei Lotion Mask improves skin's texture, reducing pigmentation and freckles and refines pore troubles. It also penetrates deeply into skin to reduce dullness and creating an even glow and enhances skin's metabolism to prevent dullness and brightens skin tone instantly. It is known as the best whitening product so far. This Kose Sekkisei Lotion Mask can be used on the face, neck, body and as a mask.


Review

 Ariel Lin's recipe for beautiful, translucent skin. 

 Before applying the lotion mask, make sure that your face is cleansed with cleanser. After that, remove remove the sample of the lotion mask and slowly unfold the mask.

First of all, let me take a #selfie with my sample Kose Sekkisei Lotion Mask.


Put the mask on the face for not more and not less than 10 minutes. You will feel cold sensation on the face when the mask is put on the face.

Tear the packaging slowly to avoid the mask from being torn. 

Pull the mask out from the packaging. 

Unfold the mask slowly.

 
My ugly face with the mask.

With the cooling sensation, the lotion leaves the surface of the skin feeling silky smooth, yet hydrated. The skin regains its natural translucency down to the pores.

 
 Before and after the Lotion Mask application.

You can actually see the difference in your skin after one application. I can see the instant whitening effects on my skin. My skin is more hydrated and soft after usage of one mask. The lotion blends instantly into my skin and create fine-textured skin. 

Kose Sekkisei Lotion Mask is available in both sizes and in every KOSE counters.
KOSE Sekkisei Lotion 200 ml - RM170
KOSE Sekkisei Lotion 360 ml - RM260

KOSE Sekkisei Lotion Mask Giveaway


Good news people! I am giving away 24 packets of Kose Sekkisei Lotion Mask to all my readers! It's quite simple to win! Just answer 2 questions in the comment box below and you will receive a packet of Kose Sekkisei Lotion Mask from me!


1. What are the 3 main ingredients used in KOSE Sekkisei Lotion Mask? 
2. Name one of the benefits of the KOSE Sekkisei Lotion Mask. (Any 1 out of the 9 benefits)


Remember to complete all the tasks in the Rafflecopter as well. 24 winners will be selected at random for those who answered correctly. So hurry up and join now! Good luck! 


 
Remember to visit their websites here for more info:
https://www.facebook.com/kose.malaysia
https://apps.facebook.com/sekkisei_lotion

Kose is having a Sekkisei Cinderella contest. Stand a chance of becoming Sekkisei Cinderella Malaysia by joining Kose Sekkisei Cinderella contest now and win amazing prizes! Click the link (https://www.facebook.com/kose.malaysia/app_1401868320074813) to join! 


Disclaimer: Photos taken above are not edited and the product was sent to me for review purposes by Nuffnang. However this does not affect my judgement in the review in any way and all opinions expressed are solely my own.

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Wednesday, March 26, 2014

360 Bazaar Kuala Lumpur 2014 ❤

Whassup people! 

How you guys are doing? I know all the people around the world are saddened by the news of MH370 after our Prime Minister announced it on Monday night. I feel sorry for the passengers and crews of MH370 and my prayer goes to all of them. #prayforMH370

Anyway, today I would like to share an interesting event with you guys which will be happening in KL next week! Duriana, a new Malaysian mobile marketplace app will be organizing one of KL's biggest bazaars - 360 Kuala Lumpur on 5th till 6th April 2014.



To those who do not know what is Duriana, it's a new mobile marketplace app which merges features of Instagram and eBay into one shopping platform. You get to find cool things for sale in your area and sell your own pre-loved items for free. (: Check out Duriana app here: http://www.duriana.com/

This major bazaar event is a joint collaboration with PINTUMERAH, the annual organizers of the Kuala Lumpur Vintage Festival (KLVF). This event is expected to host over 200 vendors across a spectrum of categories from fashion to pre-loved to handcrafts and accessories to a wide mouth-watering selection of food vendors!

That's not all, I have a special giveaway to my readers too! The first 20 readers to come to Duriana registration and mention "Bloggers @ 360" will receive a special Duriana non-woven tote bag.


Remember to click "Attend" on the event page in order to get the non-woven tote bag from Duriana. Event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/211680169028375/?fref=ts. 

See you there! :D

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Monday, March 24, 2014

[Review] Marine Elements Dry Skin Management System ❤

I have dry skin especially on the back of my body which is why I find it not convenient to wear bikini or crop top. Thanks to Miss Betsy from Livelife that I was introduced to an awesome dry skincare products of Marine Elements. Didn't know that skin care products of Marine Elements can actually help to protect, relieve and repair dry and itchy skin. (:


Dry skin is caused by the skin's inability to retain water. To help overcome dry skin, a good daily skin care routine is required, focusing on the basics of bathing and moisturizing. Marine Elements product range is specially formulated to moisturize, calm and smoothen the skin, whilst leaving a protective barrier against the harsh environmental elements. The products are hypoallergenic and suitable for people of all ages, including babies, children and people with sensitive skins.

I was given two products to try which is the Marine Elements Body Wash and Marine Elements Body Lotion. 
Marine Elements Body Wash 500 ml - RM65

Marine Elements Body Wash is an extra mild, soap-free formulation and suitable for the whole body. It has a pH level that is close to human skin to maintain your skin's natural barrier against daily harsh elements. Thus, it helps to promote the regeneration of healthy skin cells, leaving it smooth and moisturized even after one usage.


 Marine Elements Body Lotion 200ml - RM67.50

As for Marine Elements Body Lotion, it will help to soften the skin's surface allowing moisture and nutrients to penetrate deep down. It helps accelerate the natural rejuvenation of the skin. The protective barrier seals the moisture in and helps keep the allergens and irritants out which the  anti-oxidants help prevent skin damage from free radicals and help your skin look younger and firmer with regular use.


Marine Elements skincare products include a patented ingredient, Zonase X which is an active ingredient containing natural proteins and enzymes derived from the pure and clean marine sources in Norway. It is derived from the hatching fluid of salmon eggs that have been extensively researched and developed in cooperation with Norwegian universities. 

Zonase X is the latest innovation combining marine technology and skincare science. It is scientifically proven to help improve skin conditions, including regenerating fresh skin cells and strengthening the skin's natural barrier, therefore reducing the recurrence of eczema and dry skin conditions.


Review

Before using products from Marine Elements, my skin condition was dry and my skin was cracking. Due to the dryness of the skin, I always experience itchiness and it causes discomfort. After using Marine Elements body wash and its lotion, I find that my skin is improving in terms of moisture. It’s no longer dry and the moisture stays in the skin for more than 12 hours. I love how my skin being silky smooth throughout the day.

Personally, I love the body wash as it does not produce lather and it doesn’t make my skin feeling dry. It’s as if there’s a layer of moisture wrapping around my skin, maintaining the skin in moist condition. It is fragrance free and that’s what I’m looking for as I’m rather sensitive to fragrance. Even with a small amount of the body wash, it is adequate to wash up the entire body. 

As for the body lotion, an ample amount is required to apply the entire body. The dryer part of the skin has to be focused on as compared to the other part of the skin. After 3 days of using it, my skin is slightly improved. 


The dark patches on my skin slowly disappearing and it doesn’t feel that dry anymore. On the 7th day, the skin got even better that the cracked lines are slowly disappearing. However, on the 14th day, not much improvement was observed.

 P/s: Darker tone on the 3rd day is due to the lighting.

 Marine Elements product definitely gives me satisfaction hence, I will continue using it. My skin texture has improved a lot and I believe the consistency in using the products will help further improving my skin. 

I would highly recommend Marine Elements to my friends who have the same skin condition as mine as it does improve my skin condition. It’s so smooth, soft and moist all-day long. It is reliable and it definitely works! I’ve been trying out various skin care products and so far this provides the best result. I believe that I will be able to achieve my desired skin in no time!




www.plincco.com  is currently having 10% discount if you purchase 3 items of Marine Elements and above! That's not all, Marine Elements is now available at Alpro outlets in Klang Valley, Lazada and HiShop too! Go and check it out alright? (: Try it yourself and you will be amazed with the results. :D
  
 
Disclaimer: This product was sent to me for review purposes. However this does not affect my judgement in the review in any way and all opinions expressed are solely my own.


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