Wednesday, October 17, 2012

For Beloved One Extreme Hydration [Review]

Taiwan's top selling skincare Brand For Beloved One, recently launched a new range of products for Dry and Sensitive skin "Extreme Hydration" in Sephora Singapore.

Everyone no matters what skintype we are.....  we all NEED moisturizing products. Because, our dermis contains 80% of water. The water normally decreases in subcutaneous layer, and it can even be as low as only 15% of water left. Therefore, moisturizer your skin is something you shall never neglect!
This is also the reason why I love moisturizing/hydrating products... because when your skin is hydrated, it solved about 80% of skin problems! Pores, oilyness, sagging, radiance and ects...
So I'm always open to try all types and brands of hydrating products ^_^

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For Beloved One Extreme Hydration Treatment Toner
Price : SD$54 [200ml]

For Beloved One “Extreme Hydration Treatment Toner” has moisturizing patent Moist24™ and Hydrergy™. It permeates into skin in a short time and directly supplies liquid into skin. It not only promotes function of moisturizing, but also creates softer and more delicate skin.
1. Contains rich and excellent Hyaluronic Acid
Hyaluronic Acid is the most important material in human tissues to maintain water. It has features of strong water absorption, high viscosity and high molecule. It increases water in the skin, moisturizes corneum, maintains and improves water absorption and defense function in corneum.

The Hyaluronic Acid in “Extreme Hydration Treatment Toner “from For Beloved One has complete net structure fermented from high-tech micro-organism, which represents excellent function to moisturize. Its water absorption and anti-sensitivity is better than animal extracts and chemical synthesis. It can absorb water molecule 800 times bigger than itself. Apart from supplying necessary water for skin, it can lock the water without losing it.
2.     Two moisture patents from Merck &Co., Inc.
  • Hydrergy™
Hydrergy™ is acquired from Rhizobium melitoti and microalgae of Hawaian Lake. Part of Hydrergy™, Polyglucuronate, has similar structure to Hyaluronan. It has 3D texture of dense net which can absorb water. The effects of it including skin moisturizing and nourishing.

Besides, Hydrergy ™ is enriched with Vitamin B1, B2, B12 and Niacin which can increase the energy of skin and protect it from all kinds of pressure. It’s suitable for a variety of daytime moistures.
  • Moist24™
    DMSP contains high potassium that adjusts water permeation and interaction. It provides the richest moisturizer to the skin in 24 hours.

    After six hours, Moist24™ can still increase 50% moisturizer. After 24 hours, it can increase to extra 20%. Compare to the ingredients in Glycerine, it can up to extra 23% of moisturizer.
      
  • A design suitable for dry and sensitive skin
    Based on several experiments on moisturizing ingredients, it is suitable for sensitive skin

Come in a sleek and simple bottle.

Excellent Hyaluronic Acid can absorb water molecules 800 times bigger than itself. It effectively increases water into skin and moisturizes corneum. It can also maintain and improve water absorption and defense function of corneum in order to have healthy skin.

Hydrergy™ , the patent to moisturize and lock water inside your skin, is enriched with Vitamin B1, B2, B12 and Niacin which can provide enough nutrients, soften and moisturize the skin.
  • Moist24™ The richest moisturizer for your skin in 24 hours. It completely adjusts water permeation and interaction.
  • β-Glucan not only provides moisture, but also advance the form of collagen and repair damaged skin.
  • Sodium PCA is the natural hydration factor which is the best moisturizer for skin. It improves skin from its foundation and avoids water or nutrients from disappearing.
  • Oligosaccharide skin moisture restores the water quantity in dry corneum and avoids water to evaporate. It can also improve the immune system for highly sensitive skin.
  • Kiwi Extract contains rich Vitamin C and other minerals which is the best nutrients. It has functions of nourishing, moisturizing and anti-oxidant.
  • Licorice Extract contains a large amount of Glycyrrhizin Acid which has great functions of anti-inflammation and allergy.
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This toner can be used in many ways (as toner, skin softener, mist or mask)

The toner feel and look like water.. light and refreshing...

Ingredients list...
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Here my thoughts on the toner::
Have been using this for about 6weeks... and I use a cotton pad with this toner
  • Toner feel very watery
  • Not sticky nor oily
  • Very refreshing and soothing on the skin
  • Doesn't cause any break-out
  • No skin irritation
  • The toner doesn't feel too harsh nor drying on the skin
  • Skin feel supple and moist after patting the cotton pad(soak up with this toner) all over my face.
    (I have combination dry skin now.. so harsh/strong toner tend to sting my face abit)
I have no complains with this toner.. So mild that I can lightly run the cotton pad over my eye lids and doesn't cause any irritation. Toner work really well with their serum and moisturizer. (I tried it with other moisturizer and it work pretty good too).
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For Beloved One Hyaluronic Acid Tri-Molecules Moisturizing Serum
Price : SD$23.50 [17ml]

This is their 3rd generation - it more light and moisturizing as compare to the previous versions.
For Beloved One Hyaluronic Acid Molecules Moisturizing Serum works to improve dryness of skin, provides triple effects in providing, keeping and locking moisture in cells. They use the innovative "natural cycling moisturing mechanism" to instantly capture replenish and retain moisture.
  • The high-density Sodium Hyaluronate with big molecules captures much moisture in the air while the Hyalo-Olig with small molecules penetrates deep into the skin to bring in the much needed moisture.
  • The Exo-H™ stimulates the formation of hyaluronic acid in the skin to keep the skin moist and tight.
  • The moisture retention factor lipidure-PMB holds moisture to avoid loss; the whitening formula Dermawhite makes the skin smooth and briilliant.
  • Suitable for dry or sensitive skin
Apply day and night after toning.
For best results, they recommends drinking a glass of water right after use to double the moisturising effects.


Ingredients list...
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My thoughts on the serum after using it on and off for about 6 weeks::
  • The serum feel very moist and lightweight
  • Feels abit slimey
  • Not sticky nor oily on the skin
  • Absorbed really fast
  • Doesn't cause any irritation
  • No breaking-out
  • Feel very moist and hydrating
  • Skin perk up instantly (skin feel supple and hydrated)
  • Skin feel abit cooling and refreshing after the serum absorbed.
  • Doesn't feel too rich yet Super moisturizing
  • Work really well with the moisturizer
(I find that this serum give a boost of hydration level on whatever moisturizer(s) I'm using!!!!!)
When my skin is hydrated, it doesn't feel tight easily and pores seems to look abit smaller too.
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For Beloved One Extreme Hydration Moisture Surge Cream
Price : SD$90 [30ml]

For Beloved One introduces the very first hydration moisture cream on the basis of “Minerals Treatment” in the area of medicated cosmetic.
It contains malachite extracts which enriches with Copper element. It can moisturize for a long period, mitigate the phenomenon of water-lacking and vitalize the skin.
The water-protection patent Hyderegy™ from world’s famous pharmaceutical company provides stronger nutrients and moistures. Yeast Drieline 1S® is the magic protective cover for skin, which has the features to repair, sterilize, spots removal, anti-wrinkles and sun block.
Trace element liquid supply seven minerals for human necessities, which upgrades the skin care effects. To adopt amazing “Water collecting and converting technology”, keeping nutritious molecules to stay in surge water. It can immediately convert into water molecules the moment it has contacted skin. It can also form water-protecting membrane by Dimethicone, which replaces fat. Our skin would have long-term sensation of moisturizing and tender, remaining clear and gloss for a whole day.
“Minerals Treatment” earliest originated from American Indians who believe that spiritual rocks can absorb the negative elements in human bodies. Scientific analysis proves that minerals have positive assistances in releasing pressure and relaxing muscles.



Suitable for all skin types

I took the below pics after using it for about 6weeks (left about 3 application in the jar)


Ingredients list...
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My thoughts on the For Beloved One Extreme Hydration Moisture Surge Cream
Although this look like a gel cream but it doesn't feel like a gel nor cream at all! It feel more like a very lightweight non greasy mousse!!! Once I spread this on my face(skin).. it melts into liquid form (watery) and it absorbed into the skin very well and fast. (Super love the texture of this cream)
  • Very moist mousse like texture
  • non sticky nor oily
  • Skin doesn't look oily or anything after applying the cream
    (it look like I just pat dry my face after cleansing) Good for those who don't like to feel anything on the face
  • Hydrating level was pretty decent... but if you have dry and tight skin, it's best to use the serum before the moisturizer as it boost up the hydrating level.  (I tried it both way and I prefer the extra step of using the serum)
  • Doesn't cause any skin irritation
  • No breaking-out
  • Skin feel smooth and soft. It last till the next day
  • Skin doesn't feel too drying the next day
    (however, if I use the moisturizer without the serum.. it will feel abit dry/tight around my chin)
  • This cream made skin feel supple and smooth
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A simple skincare products that keep skin refresh and hydrated. 
With hydrated skin, skin look dewy, radiance and feel supple.
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For me, normally I finished up a jar/tube of moisturizer in about 4-6weeks (depending on the size). And I always changed my skincares products. (normally I stick to hydrating/anti aging/collagen ranges - because I know my skin won't get irritated easily with hydrating products)
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For Beloved One is available in Sephora Singapore
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Website::http://www.forbelovedone.com/



Singapore Facebook Page ::

https://www.facebook.com/ForBelovedOneSG

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Disclosure::
I'm not affiliated with the company.
Products were provided for consideration
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P/S::
I start using this set of products around mid August (Got this set on 8th Aug) and finished the products except the toner around mid September 2012 (This entry have been siting in my draft like forever - just pics and review without the products information.)