[Review] Dr.Jart, Cosrx, Banila Clean It Zero, Melano CC & etc : AsianBeauty

r/AsianBeauty - [Review] Dr.Jart, Cosrx, Banila Clean It Zero, Melano CC & etc

Observe: Hello mods, I will solely be reviewing the AB merchandise despite the fact that the image has non-AB merchandise. The one non-AB product I will be mentioning is the Rosehip Seed Oil, however solely as a result of I pair it with my AB moisturizer and it is a part of my routine. Thanks!


Hello! I’ve had these merchandise for fairly a while now, and I believed that I will simply do a mini assessment for every of them! I do not use all of them anymore, they’re largely simply sitting on my shelf – however I believed it might make an important household reunion image…


My pores and skin sort:

  • Mixture pores and skin (I’ve dry patches however I get oily on my t-zone)

  • Delicate

  • Tremendous pimples susceptible (I used to breakout from the whole lot that touched my face)

  • Discolouration from pimples / PIE / PIH marks

Present Routine:

(AM Skincare)

  1. Cleanse with Cosrx Low pH Good Morning Gel Cleanser

  2. Anticipate face to dry (I finished utilizing a towel to dry my face – I observed much less breakouts!)

  3. 1 pump of Dr.Jart+ Cicapair Serum

  4. 2 pumps of Cosrx Superior Snail 96 Mucin Energy Essence

  5. 2 pumps of Cosrx Oil Free Extremely Moisturizing Lotion with Birch Sap + 2 drops of Trilogy Licensed Natural Rosehip Oil (Non-AB, however I purchased it for affordable from Priceline and my pores and skin loves it)

Sidenote: I am not utilizing sunscreen in the intervening time as a result of I think that it may be inflicting breakouts – I have been off it for 1.5 months now and I did see a discount!

(AM Make-up)

  1. Conceal my pimples/pimples scars with Clio Kill Cowl Concealer

  2. Etude Home Colourful Drawing Water Colour Blusher for blush

  3. Tony Moly Pretty Eyebrow Pencil for brows (Not pictured)

  4. Etude Home Pricey Darling Tint for lips

(PM Skincare)

  1. Cleanse with Banila Clear it Zero (purifying) – I usually solely do that within the PM to take away my make-up

  2. Step 1-5 from my AM skincare routine

And that is it! But when I’ve bumps/new pimples on my face:

  1. I swap my Cosrx Low pH Good Morning Gel Cleanser with the Cosrx Salicylic Acid Each day Mild Cleanser

  2. At evening I slap on Cosrx Centella Blemish Cream on my drawback areas

80% of the time I will see a discount within the bumps – nevertheless I attribute it to the Cosrx Salicylic Acid cleanser.

Mini Evaluations:

Cosrx Centella Blemish Cream

  • Tremendous thick consistency, I solely use it within the PM. Spreads like barely curdled yoghurt.

  • Learn on-line you can both unfold a skinny layer in your problematic areas, or blob a thick… blob in your pimples. Tried each methods and I discover the latter works greatest!

  • Smells very herbal-y, fairly nice.

  • Would not dry down, so I attempt to sleep on my again once I do use it!

  • I am undecided if I will repurchase. It is a type of issues that I can reside with out, and it was fairly dear. Did not utterly blow me away, but it surely wasn’t… dangerous both, so… yeah, I will attempt one thing else!

Cosrx Sebum Centella Mineral Powder

  • Utilized it on prime of my make-up – I used to be tremendous matte the entire day.

  • Would not scent like something.

  • It did not break me out, in order that’s at all times a +

  • It comes with a puff which I utilized with, however I might suggest dismissing the entry powder with a brush.

  • I will in all probability repurchase when it runs out. It is fundamental, reasonably priced and it does what it is presupposed to do!

Cosrx Mela 14 White Ampule

  • I purchased this after watching Liah Yoo’s rave assessment on it (hilariously sufficient, after I bought it I got here throughout a later video of hers the place she thought it was common and never that nice in any case, I used to be like “….this could educate me a lesson.”)

  • Claims to even out your pores and skin tone – I am undecided if it does as a result of it broke me out fairly shortly.

  • Smells like glue, consistency is between a water and a gel, however very sticky.

  • Won’t repurchase.

Cosrx Superior Snail 96 Mucin Energy Essence

  • I am onto my 2nd bottle!

  • It did not break me out, in order that’s at all times a +

  • The consistency is goo-ey, and when you place it in between your fingers you may truly see the slime! Nonetheless, 10% of what is left within the bottle did not appear as goo-ey anymore.

  • Smells of nothing.

  • This can be a bizarre one. I am undecided what it does for my pores and skin, however I really feel prefer it DOES one thing? I usually use it for hydration and to calm my pores and skin down if it is feeling irritated. I do not really feel an enormous distinction once I use it, however I really feel the distinction once I DON’T use it.

  • Will certainly repurchase!

Cosrx Oil Free Extremely Moisturizing Lotion with Birch Sap

  • I am on my 2nd bottle!

  • I used this when the whole lot I placed on my face broke me out. So I’ve caught with it ever since (additionally as a result of each time I attempt one thing new I escape and remorse all of my selections).

  • Smells very nice, I am assuming it smells like Birch Sap?

  • Mild, soothing, absorbs into the pores and skin simply (nevertheless I at all times pair it with Rosehip Seed oil), and I LOVE THAT IT COMES IN A PUMP.

  • Will certainly repurchase!

Cosrx BHA Blackhead Energy Liquid

  • Constantly broke me out – it’d/may not be purging, however I assume I did not need to stick round to seek out out…

  • Did not work on the blackheads on my nostril – it is nonetheless very obvious.

  • Smells a bit chemical-y, a really runny consistency. Barely thicker than water.

  • I’ve repurposed it for my below arms & legs after shaving, and it has decreased the variety of ingrown hairs!

  • I even have these everlasting goosebumps on my legs, it has been there for years. I’ve began making use of this on it, and I can see that it is slowly disappearing, in order that’s fairly thrilling.

  • Will most certainly not repurchase.

Cosrx Salicylic Acid Each day Mild Cleanser

  • It is a white, thick consistency, and lathers up rather well.

  • I solely use this if my pores and skin is breaking out (too harsh for regular on a regular basis use), and as soon as it is lathered on my face, I let it sit there for 10-20 seconds.

  • Usually occasions it dries out my pimples which is nice, however I have a tendency to extend my moisturizer utilization each time I take advantage of it in order that my pores and skin is not dried out utterly.

  • I discover that my pimples disappears so much quicker!

  • Will certainly repurchase.

Cosrx Low pH Good Morning Gel Cleanser

  • I am on my 2nd tube!

  • After I switched to this cleanser, I observed that there was a discount in my breakouts – so I feel this was the primary cleanser that I’ve utilized in a very long time that didn’t break me out (the opposite was Neutrogena Pink Grapefruit one thing).

  • Smells like tea tree oil, and it is a clear gel-like consistency.

  • Would not lather in addition to the Cosrx Salicylic Acid Cleanser.

  • Will repurchase.

Cosrx Zits Pimple Patch

  • I purchased this as a result of it was on sale!

  • Nice for pimples that is already been open, I additionally use it for when I’ve blisters/tiny wounds on my physique – it tends to hurry up the therapeutic course of.

  • Tbh there would not appear to be any distinction from the opposite manufacturers (I’ve tried 3-Four differing types I feel) – simply the thickness of the Pimple Patch (this one is comparatively thick), and it would not make a distinction for me!

  • Will repurchase (a will need to have in case you have pimples susceptible pores and skin particularly once you journey!) if it is cheaper than different manufacturers (if not the most cost effective one will do!).

Dr.Jart+ Cicapair Serum

  • Purchased this with the intention of calming my pimples + lightening my pimples scars.

  • I am on my 2nd bottle!

  • After one use, I noticed a giant distinction within the discount of redness of my pimples scars. Was fairly blown away.

  • It is has a thick, inexperienced gel like consistency, however utterly disappears into your pores and skin when you rub it on.

  • Smells herbal-y. However very nice.

  • I completed the primary bottle fairly quick (2 pumps a day) – so I might say it is an costly factor to have. Nonetheless I’ll undoubtedly repurchase as a result of it is one thing that I’ve (and know) that works on my pores and skin!

Dr.Jart+ Ceramidin Cream

  • Purchased this with the intention of including one thing extra moisturizing into my routine.

  • I utterly lusted after this product for months with deliberation and analysis earlier than giving in and buying it.

  • It’s with sorrow that I’ve concluded that it broke me out (nevertheless I nonetheless maintain on to the hope that possibly it was the chocolate bingeing and possibly lack of hydration or possibly it was that curry that I ate?).

  • It’s a very thick cream, and smells herbal-y. You may really feel it sitting in your pores and skin once you first apply it, but it surely will get absorbed with time.

  • Would suggest if you do not have delicate pores and skin, as a result of rattling I awakened the subsequent morning utterly moisturized! (with some bumps as a memento)

  • Won’t repurchase, however I’ll likely misinform myself in a couple of weeks time and do this product once more.

Dr.Jart+ Ceramidin Liquid

  • Purchased this with the intention of extra hydration + strengthening of moisture barrier + including some ceramides into my routine!

  • Precisely the identical assessment because the Ceramidin Cream, apart from the consistency. That is utterly runny, and it absorbs into the pores and skin in a short time!

  • Additionally awakened the subsequent morning with very wholesome, hydrated trying pores and skin, however on the identical time… pimples bumps.

  • …. I cannot hand over on this product. Or finally I will simply give it to my mother.

  • Won’t repurchase. (except it finally ends up working for me?? …. )

Melano CC Brightening Lotion

  • Purchased this with the intention to lighten my pimples scars.

  • The consistency is like water, smells strongly of citrus.

  • Each time I used this (if it is within the morning), I will make sure to put on sunscreen after.

  • Unsure if it did something for me (was utilizing it persistently for a few weeks) or if it contributed to my pimples… However I’ve stopped utilizing it and the Dr.Jart Cicapair serum has been doing an exquisite job, so that is simply on the shelf.

  • Won’t repurchase.

Bioré UV Aqua Wealthy Watery Essence Sunscreen SPF 50+

  • I purchased this as a result of it was the one chemical sunscreen that I’ve ever used. Nonetheless I am suspecting that it is contributing to my pimples, so I’ve stopped utilizing it and I did see a discount in lively breakouts.

  • It is not greasy, no white forged, absorbs into the pores and skin superbly.

  • Smells like sunscreen, would not tablet below make-up.

  • I will want to purchase a special sunscreen, and possibly give this to my mother!

  • If you do not have pimples susceptible/delicate pores and skin, will certainly suggest this as a result of it really works so effectively with make-up!

  • Won’t repurchase.

Banila Clear it Zero Purifying (Purple tub)

  • I really like this as a result of it is a balm, so it is nice for travelling.

  • Has a slight perfume, it is strong once you scoop it up with the spatula (supplied), however when you rub it in your fingers it turns into pure oil.

  • Removes water-proof mascara, which is nice.

  • I’ve tried the previous formulation, and I do not really feel a distinction with the brand new formulation.

  • Would not break me out, does an important job as a primary cleanser.

  • The one “con” is that it leaves an oily residue on my eyelids/eyelashes regardless of how a lot I rinse. So I usually wipe my eyelids/eyelashes with a towel after.

  • I believed I might reside with out it, however after I ran out and wasn’t utilizing it for some time, I observed the distinction of getting a primary, oil primarily based cleanser.

  • Will certainly repurchase.

Trilogy – Licensed Natural Rosehip Oil (Non AB)

  • I purchased it for affordable from Priceline! Finest resolution ever.

  • Rosehip Seed Oil has considerably decreased my pimples scarring and introduced down the redness.

  • Would not break me out, smells like rosehip oil, mixes effectively with my moisturizer (Cosrx Oil Free Extremely Moisturizing Lotion with Birch Sap), and despite the fact that my face seems dewy after software, it would not appear like I am dripping in oil. It is semi-absorbent.

  • My concealer applies like a dream each time I combine Rosehip Oil with my moisturizer, and I’ve even acquired compliments about how wholesome my pores and skin seemed, despite the fact that I knew it was simply the oil + concealer!

  • On the flip aspect, once I do not use this below my concealer, my concealer applies somewhat patchily.

  • Will certainly repurchase.

Clio Kill Cowl Concealer

  • I’ve gone although at the very least 10 tubes of this, and I feel it is the one product I might say is my HG.

  • I’ve tried an entire bunch of different concealer for years (non-AB), however that is thick sufficient to provide good protection, however not tremendous thick that it is unattainable to unfold.

  • Would not scent of something.

  • It’s extremely straightforward to mix and it is the one concealer that color matches to my pores and skin effectively after oxidizing. Additionally superb with layering.

  • Would not break me out.

  • I’ve even labored out on this – nonetheless seems nice below sweat (lol).

  • After 9 hours it’ll begin to break aside (ever so barely), so it requires a little bit of contact up however I usually do not.

  • Will endlessly repurchase.

Innisfree Mineral Cowl Match Concealer

  • I purchased this as a result of I ran out of Clio Kill Cowl Concealer they usually have been out of inventory.

  • The gross sales particular person insisted that this was my shade despite the fact that I believed it did not, however I gave in.

  • One of many worst concealers I’ve ever tried.

  • Would not unfold effectively, very exhausting to mix, dries out tremendous quick, and it is tremendous thick and cheesy.

  • Emphasizes on my pores, traces, and so forth.

  • Will certainly by no means repurchase.

Etude Home Pricey Darling Tint

  • There’s a slight fruity? perfume to it.

  • Very runny, the consistency is between water and gel.

  • Would not unfold evenly once you swipe it in your lips, it is higher to swipe for color, after which pat it onto your lips with the applicator for even software.

  • It usually comes out too pink for me, so I will let it sit on my lips for some time earlier than wiping it off with a tissue. It undoubtedly leaves a stain.

  • Will suggest exfoliating your lips earlier than for a smoother software!

  • Will repurchase (additionally as a result of it is comparatively low cost), however in a special color.

Etude Home Colourful Drawing Water Colour Blusher

  • I purchased this as a result of I beloved Too Cool for Faculty’s Cream blush, however I feel they discontinued it!

  • This one is so much runnier as compared.

  • Smells of nothing.

  • I apply it on my cheeks with my fingertips, and it seems extra like a “cheek flush” or a sunburn (as I have been informed) – which I really like!

  • Nonetheless it turns into patchy and fades into nothing after a few hours. I discover it fairly exhausting to mix with out messing up my concealer!

  • Would possibly repurchase, except I come throughout one thing higher.

Tony Moly Liptone Get it Tint

  • All of them have a fruity perfume to it.

  • After utilizing Etude’s Pricey Darling Tint and attempting this out, I might actually really feel a top quality distinction… This was so much thicker and really straightforward to use.

  • I keep in mind carrying this for a marriage, and after an evening of consuming and consuming, I used to be fairly shocked that it stayed on rather well! I hardly felt the necessity to contact up.

  • Will certainly repurchase.

Peri Pera Ethereal Ink Velvet Tint

  • I’ve a sense I purchased a faux product 🙁

  • I got here throughout a store crammed with Ok-Magnificence Merchandise in Sydney, and it doubles as a hairdressing salon (upstairs). The value was comparatively reasonably priced, and I purchased it out of pleasure.

  • There’s a tremendous, tremendous robust fragrance scent, and I do not know why however I at all times consider the phrase “Petroleum” once I apply it. It is fairly uncomfortable and oily, and it comes off actually simply.

  • It undoubtedly feels prefer it’s simply sitting on my lips, and once I take away it with a wipe, I really feel like my lips will sting.

  • Trying on the bottle and evaluating it to photos on the web, it actually does look completely different, I feel.

  • So…. I am a bit on the fence about this!


That is all I’ve for this assessment, phew! I hope you loved this and be at liberty to ask me any questions!


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