Snail Mucin: the most popular magnificence product of the yr. Yep, you learn that proper! Snail Mucin, also referred to as Snail Secretion Filtrate, is the Korean skincare product we didn’t know we wanted in our lives. With its hydrating + anti-aging advantages, the viral sensation is taking on the web [and our skincare routines]! Equal elements disgusted and intrigued, Group LIY determined to see for ourselves what all of the snail slime pleasure is about. We took issues into our personal palms – and faces – to check out the well-known hydrating serum, every day moisturizer, and peptide eye cream for a number of weeks on all completely different pores and skin sorts. These are our outcomes!
PS. In response to the model, NO Snails are Harmed: Snail Mucin is obtained in a secure and environmentally pleasant method in a favourite setting of snails after which processed as a beauty materials. The snails are positioned over mesh in a darkish and quiet room, the place they’re left to roam freely leaving mucin of their trails. No exterior strain is utilized to pressure mucin manufacturing. It’s 100% Pure, Hypoallergenic, Dermatologist-tested, Not Examined on Animals. All merchandise are Hypoallergenic, Dermatologist examined, Animal Testing-free , Parabens-free, Sulfates-free, and Phthalates-free. You possibly can study extra in regards to the model right here.
Introducing one in every of Amazon’s Greatest-Promoting magnificence merchandise! With over 50,000+ critiques, we wanted to see what all the joy was about. It is a hydrating serum that soothes broken pores and skin, repairs darkish spots, and improves pores and skin vitality. It’s nice for dehydrated, pimples inclined pores and skin. And sure, it’s made with 96.3% snail secretion filtrate.
Steph – Dry Pores and skin Sort
First thought: Feels thick— however then it soaked in and was tremendous.
Smelled like: Nothing
Felt Like: A lightweight gel
Used it: Each morning after firming.
Outcomes: After I have a look at my earlier than/after photographs, I really feel like my pores and skin has a extra even tone than it did earlier than utilizing the serum. My pores and skin feels moisturized, nonetheless this isn’t the height time of yr for moisture points. I do really feel like my pores and skin was a bit extra shiny than regular – not greasy as a result of my pores and skin is fairly dry on a regular basis, however shinier than I would really like. I feel I’m going to modify to utilizing it earlier than mattress to see if that subject goes away.
Would you purchase it once more? Most likely. I like the best way my pores and skin feels when utilizing it. It’s not probably the most superb thoughts blowing product, but it surely will get the job finished and is a good value.
Different Ideas: For those who use a full pump, it’s in all probability an excessive amount of. Undoubtedly don’t make the error of utilizing two like I did! It’s straightforward to get an excessive amount of, however when you’re used to how a lot to dispense, the product will final a loooooong time!
Ashley – Oil Inclined Pores and skin
First thought: That is completely different & type of slimy…
Smelled like: It doesn’t have a scent!
Felt Like: Very slick.
Used it: Each evening after toner, earlier than evening cream.
Outcomes: I do assume my pores and skin is extra awake, brighter. My boyfriend even commented that my pores and skin seemed nice after my evening routine. “Wow, you’re glowing!”
Would you purchase it once more? Sure!
Different Ideas: I did attempt to use it within the morning earlier than my moisturizer however felt that it gave me extra of a shine all through the day. Even with the heavier preliminary texture, it’s very mild in your face & absorbs rapidly. This has helped plump some tremendous traces however didn’t assist with any breakouts. I don’t assume it made them any worse, it simply did nothing to decrease them both.
Lauren – Regular Pores and skin Sort
First thought: There’s no method that is truly from a snail, ha!
Smelled like: No scent!
Felt Like: Typical of my different facial serums!
Used it: Evenings earlier than mattress.
Outcomes: I didn’t see a wow issue! I don’t really feel that it carried out any higher or worse than different serums I’ve used- I truthfully I felt like I observed the most important distinction on palms if I rubbed it in there – which my palms are fairly dry! So possibly it’s a greater match for somebody with extra dry pores and skin!
Would you purchase it once more? Most likely not.
For those who’re feeling snug with the snail serum, let’s transfer on to the All In One Cream Day by day Moisturizer. It has practically 25K critiques on Amazon, and for good purpose! It hydrates and repairs pores and skin, and relieves redness. It, too, is made with snail secretion filtrate + hyaluronic acid making it extraordinarily moisturizing for dry pores and skin.
Claire – Delicate, Mixture Pores and skin
First thought: This isn’t so dangerous! Seems wayyy extra regular than I anticipated!
Smelled like: Nothing [thank goodness!]
Felt Like: Right here’s the place I bought a bit queasy. The moisturizer is much more stringy than the serum… like rubber cement glue or child’s do-it-yourself slime.
Used it: Each morning earlier than make-up as a moisturizer and on a clear face earlier than bedtime!
Outcomes: I used to be hesitant at first [can you blame me?!] however I LOVE these things. I haven’t observed an enormous change in my pores and skin since I’ve began utilizing it, however I really like the best way it makes my pores and skin really feel when it’s on. It’s very moisturizing and soaks in rapidly. With delicate pores and skin, most magnificence merchandise make me escape, however I didn’t expertise that in any respect with this product! I’ve been utilizing it often for a few month now and have been getting a ton of compliments on my pores and skin. My girlfriends hold asking me if I bought botox – spoiler alert: I didn’t, it’s simply the snail slime.
Would you purchase it once more? Perhaps. My solely criticism about this product is that it’s not a pump-style container. I’m at all times hesitant about sticking my fingers into magnificence merchandise as it might retailer/switch micro organism. If I have been to buy once more, I might get this extra sanitary model!
Final, however actually not least, is the Peptide Eye Cream. On the subject of getting older pores and skin, we’re all the way down to strive absolutely anything to gradual it down! This eye cream helps to agency pores and skin, enhance radiance, and scale back darkish circles for a younger eye space + stop indicators of getting older.
Erin – Mixture to Oily Pores and skin
First thought: Oh wow, an honest quantity comes out with one pump!
Smelled like: I used to be apprehensive about this, however fortunately no scent in any respect!
Felt Like: To maintain issues PG, the factor that I’ll say it jogs my memory most of is Elmer’s Glue – you should use your creativeness for different issues a creamy, white substance might remind you of 😉
Used it: I might apply this each morning in any case different skincare and earlier than I utilized my make-up!
Outcomes: I used to be apprehensive at first how rapidly the attention cream would take up into my pores and skin, however after tapping it into my pores and skin with my fingers after 10-15 seconds, it was absorbed and felt very hydrating round my eye space! Am I wrinkle free? No. However as a result of there’s added moisture, it does lower the look of the traces which I’ll take! It does make my eyes seem a bit brighter [sorry dark circles] which has been an incredible bonus! General, it merely feels good on my pores and skin, is a good value level and would suggest to my associates!
Would you purchase it once more? Sure! I wish to strive the throughout face serum now after seeing the outcomes on others!