It’s Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month! From upholding centuries-old cultural practices to challenging the status quo, the AAPI community has had a large impact on the beauty industry. Here are five AAPI-founded beauty brands you should invest in.
Tag: Skin Care
If you’re like me, you make sure to keep up with the best skincare brands and products in order to keep your skin clear and healthy. I’m no expert by any means, but I’ve learned a lot about skin care over the past couple of years just by doing some research on social media and listening to reviews from other users. So here are 10 of my favorite brands that I can’t live without!
Adenosine is a common ingredient in many Korean skincare products, especially serums and creams. It is a naturally present substance within our bodies and nature that aids in cell growth. However, when used in skincare products it is derived from yeast. What makes it an increasingly popular product for skincare products is its anti-aging properties.
The “clean-girl” aesthetic revolves around minimal makeup, utilizing simple tweaks to make the most of what you already have. It emphasizes skin care, just drinking water and natural beauty, very reminiscent of the effortless beauty of off duty models. The trend has taken social media by storm, with the hashtag “cleanlook” on TikTok having over 84 million views.
Since the pandemic, people have opted for what experts have started to call “skinimalism.” Instead of wearing layers upon layers of makeup, many began switching to minimalist and holistic beauty practices in order to protect their skin from environmental factors like pollution, tobacco, and the sun. This also gives the opportunity to allow your skin to strengthen and restore itself. How are people doing this? By using fermented beauty products, a practice extremely popular in Asia, specifically in the Korean and Japanese beauty markets.
Nowadays, everybody wants to go with the trend; changing eating habits to healthier ones, getting in shape, minimizing our carbon footprint, even using beauty products that are 100% vegan and cruelty free. You name it! We are all trying to live a better, longer and organic life. The consumer is constantly trying to find new […]