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IS IT SAFE TO SHOP KOREAN SKIN CARE NOW? YOUR COVID-19 FAQS, ANSWERED

With recent news and uncertainty surrounding coronavirus (COVID-19), we want to let you know how we're dealing with it at L'Amour Beauty CA. Here are the answers to some of your FAQs! Is it safe to shop or order packages from Korea, China and other affected regions? There is currently no evidence that this virus can survive that long on packages. Several reputable and trustworthy healthcare bodies including the UK's NHS, the USA’s Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the World Health Organisation (WHO) have issued statements that the risk of the virus travelling through the mail system is extremely low, and there is currently no evidence...

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Ingredients 101: Snail Mucin - Why you should Slather Snail Mucin on your face

Ingredients 101: Snail Mucin - Why you should Slather Snail Mucin on your face

Learn all about snail mucin 🐌 in our VERY FIRST EVER “Ingredients 101” Series, and why you should start adding it to your skin care regimen! Why snail mucin? Have you ever wondered why snails can crawl on pointy twigs, sharp rocks and uneven ground without getting hurt? Truthfully they do get hurt 😥 But snails are incredibly powerful creatures. They naturally produce a thick fluid made up of elastic, glycolic acid and proteins, a.k.a snail slime. In Ancient Greece, snail mucin was a traditional topical solution used to reduce inflammation. Over time they slowly crawled their way into K-Beauty essences and creams, to take full advantage of the super...

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Introducing Olivarrier, the Minimalist and Toxin Free Brand Everyone Should Know

Introducing Olivarrier, the Minimalist and Toxin Free Brand Everyone Should Know

If there's one thing skincare has taught me, it's this: A healthy complexion comes from a strong and resilient skin barrier. This is the core belief of Olivarrier, a Korean beauty brand which we are so excited to be bringing to Canada! So, what make this brand so special? A compromised skin barrier will lead to all sorts of issues, from flaky skin to acne, all the way to sensitive, easily irritated skin. Olivarrier focuses on building your skin barrier back to its healthy state, so it can effectively fight off bacteria, prevent moisture loss and to ensure that your skin is...

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How Squalane Can Give You Baby Soft, Glowy Skin

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How Squalane Can Give You Baby Soft, Glowy Skin

Out of nowhere, we see squalane everywhere in skin care. Or is it squalene? Read on below to find out whether this buzzy oil belongs in your skin care routine. Squalane has been on the skincare market for a long time, but has not received the attention it deserved, until now that is. If you haven’t already noticed them on store shelves, you’ll find this superstar ingredient featured in many of the top-selling brands, including Biossance, Drunk Elephant, The Ordinary, and Tatcha. Squalane is quickly becoming more common as a hero in various Korean skincare products, which we’ll talk about below....

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