Totally portable and an absolute must for traveling, this five-step facial includes a cleanser, ampoule (a supercharged, Korean version of a serum), moisturizer, neck cream and a sheet mask in five separate compartments to ensure a complete skincare regimen is always accessible no matter where you are
Who says you need to sacrifice your skincare regime when you're on vacation? Korean beauty brand Purpletale has created a five-step facial system that's housed in one lightweight packet.
The TSA-friendly kit includes a foam cleanser, an ampoule, a facial cream, a neck cream and a nourishing sheet mask.
Plot Twist Restorative Cream isn't your average moisturizer. For starters, it bounces. New Kid Korean beauty brand sought to create a moisturizer that would hydrate without clogging pores, and this light, memory-foam like formula is just that. The bouncy texture melts quickly and easily into your skin, making it perfect as the final step before foundation.
My final verdict: the Purpletale system was so easy to use. Seriously—it's all right there in one packet. While I'm still very much in love with my thousand-step routine (OK, maybe that's a bit hyperbolic), it was nice to have something so quick and easy to do right before bed.
Rubbing the leftover moisturizer from your face down to your neck isn't good enough...Instead, the neck deserves its own step in your skincare routine...We recommend using moisturizer specifically formulated for the neck, like this cream by Purpletale
Select Press Contributions by Young-Ji
I absolutely cannot live without our Setting the Scene Treatment Essence and IOPE's Air Cushion. As an entrepreneur, time is very precious and limited, so I tend to gravitate towards products that shorten my beauty routine in the morning. I love our Setting the Scene Treatment Essence because it's a toner and an essence in one. It helps to re-balance the pH of my skin back to its natural state after I cleanse, and gives me a boost of hydration and anti-aging benefits before my moisturizer.
What exactly is the 7 Skin Method, you ask? Well, to put it simply, it's the act of applying a toner or a lightweight, watery essence to your face up to seven times—hence, the name "seven"—right after you cleanse and before you moisturize, explains Young-Ji Park, the founder of Korean beauty skin-care brand Purpletale.