SULWHASOO Concentrated Ginseng Series & Ginseng Skin Benefits
In this post, we are looking at a traditional Korean Luxury Cosmetics, that are not well known in the West. This ingredient has been very popular across Asia for several centuries, that is – GINSENG. We may have first known about Ginseng in skincare from the brand SULWHASOO, and their famous First Care Activating Serum.
ABOUT THE BRAND: SULWHASOO
Sulwhasoo is a luxury Korean Beauty brand that combines modern technology with the power of traditional luxury ingredients to offer products that target the root causes of ageing. The Sulwhasoo Heritage and Science Centre has been researching the benefits of Korean Ginseng and close to 4,000 types of traditional Asian herbs since 1966. You can read more about Sulwhasoo’s brand belief here.
Over the last 50 years, Sulwhasoo has become one of the leading beauty brands in South Korea and throughout Asia, and is especially popular for those who has matured skin. Sulwhasoo’s products are even offered to first ladies around the world when they come to visit Korea during major international events.
GINSENG SKIN BENEFITS:
- Treats fine lines & wrinkles: Boost the circulation of the skin’s smallest blood vessels, in turn, ramping up the synthesis of collagen which treats fine lines and wrinkles, which can results in firmer skin.
- Rejuvenates the skin and treats dullness: Ginseng’s energising factors are great to help brighten and revitalise the complexion and treat dullness.
- Protects against Environmental Pollutants & Helps balance oil production: Prevent Pore clogs and prevent the melanocytes stimulation that creating brown spots.
- Provides a healthy glow on the skin: Ginseng contains numerous bioactive compounds, including saponins, polysaccharides, pectin, sugar, vitamins B1, B2, B12, pantothenic acid and minerals which help to increase circulation of skin cells for a healthier glow.
- Fights Ageing: The herb is also said to be a must if your concern is ageing. In addition to all this, it also helps minimize dark circles.
Product Series Launch: Sulwhasoo Concentrated Ginseng Products
Cosme Hut has been one of the few retailers in Australia that stock Authentic Sulwhasoo products. Due to its growing popularity in Australia, we have recently brought in their Concentrated Ginseng Line and they are now available in all Cosme Hut Store and Online!
This is Sulwhasoo’s signature line that is formulated with Ginseng as the main ingredient. Aside from the commonly used ginseng roots, Sulwhasoo also studied the anti-aging benefits of ginseng flowers, berries, leaves and stem. We would highly recommend this line for those who are in their 30s and 40s with anti-aging concerns.
SULWHASOO Concentrated Ginseng Renewing Water
An ultra-moisturizing and luxurious gel-like toner, the Concentrated Ginseng Renewing Water is infused with concentrated steamed ginseng water. It firms up skin and brings nourishment to dry, dehydrated skin.
Sulwhasoo Concentrated Ginseng Renewing Emulsion
A lightweight, rejuvenating gel-lotion infused with concentrated steamed ginseng water that addresses dryness and fine lines at the same time. It sits well under sunscreen and makeup, making it a perfect day moisturizer. It is an excellent alternative for those who find the Concentrated Ginseng Renewing Cream too rich or pricey (or both).
Sulwhasoo Concentrated Ginseng Renewing Serum
This luxurious serum contains tiny, visible Ginseng oil capsules melts and mixes with the serum upon application. Aside from Ginseng oil, the Concentrated Ginseng Renewing Serum also contains extracts from other parts of Ginseng: leaves, stem, flowers, root. Regular use resulted in visible improvement in skin elasticity, smoothness, radiance, fine lines and wrinkles.
Sulwhasoo Concentrated Ginseng Renewing Cream EX
One of Sulwhasoo’s best-selling moisturizer. A ginseng anti-aging cream with ginseng concentrates helps nourish and improve the skin's strength while revitalizing the looks of the skin. It combines Sulwhasoo’s signature hanbang goodness and retinol, the Concentrate Ginseng Renewing Cream has a soft texture that literally melts into your skin upon application. It leaves a glossy finish when used overnight and forms a smooth base for sunscreen in the day. Regularly use results in softer, firmer skin with a subtle radiance.
The Concentrated Ginseng Renewing Cream comes in 2 versions, EX and Ex Light. Do try out both versions before committing to a full-sized. We find the light version much more suitable for day use particularly in summer, and are less tacky for oilier skin types.
Sulwhasoo Concentrated Ginseng Renewing Eye Cream EX
An anti-ageing cream formulated with red ginseng to help minimise the appearance of fine lines & wrinkles while intensely caring for the delicate skin around the eyes. Fades wrinkles effectively with excellent spreadability.