KOREA! I cannot stop raving how much i love their skincare products, food and K-dramas! Despite the increasing popularity of K-beauty items in the world, there was not a one-stop shopping destination where every and anyone in the world could enjoy authentic K-beauty products at a reasonable price, just as Korean consumers do in Korea. Hence, Althea was founded to bridge authentic K-beauty to SEAsians. Since then, i am always getting my skincare supplies from Althea. In July, Althea celebrated their 3rd year anniversary with a bang and as part of its celebration, they have launched a community of K-beauty enthusiasts known as ‘Althea Angels’.
I am so excited to be part of the Althea Angels’ team and be Althea’s beauty ambassador for all the K-beauty awesomeness that Althea have to offer. As a welcome to the community, Althea has sent me a gift containing the latest product collaboration with Korea’s top TV program: Get It Beauty!!
For the past 3 years, Althea innovates the cross border distribution channel to connect K-beauty suppliers directly with SEA consumers. I love online shopping on Althea because it just feels that i am shopping at Korea because Althea offers comprehensive K-beauty selections at the lowest price to consumers 🙂
Revealing my welcome gift – It arrived in a beautiful pink box and inside contains the following products~ I am so looking forward to give the Daily 10-second wash-off mask – Real Fresh Skin Detoxer a try!
‘To Listen What Your Skin Says’ – The Collaboration with Althea and Get it Beauty
Get It Beauty, Korea’s no. 1 beauty TV show, introduces new trends and provides resourceful information relating to beauty. From verification by scientific testing to providing the chances to enjoy the beauty products in person, Get it Beauty offers various and broad beauty experiences.
To make a healthy beauty life, Get it Beauty creates a new beauty ritual – Real Fresh Skin Detoxer with Althea.
Created to suit the hectic schedules of modern urbanites, this product harnesses the goodness of nature and translates it into freshness and vitality for the skin. Treat your skin daily to this premium ingredients easy-to-use, 10 second wash off mask. Made with premium ingredients sourced from various parts of the world, this mask is filled with energy and freshness from nature to ensure your skin stays healthy and clean.
Real Fresh Skin Detoxer comes in Rose and Green Tea to address different skin concerns.
Rose Real Fresh Skin Detoxer (Refining) helps to gently smooths away roughness and gives the skin a radiant glow. It is recommended to incorporate this into your morning skin care routine. This product helps to protect and balance the pH levels of the skin, balance out the skin’s texture for perfect makeup application.
Green Tea Real Fresh Skin Detoxer (Purifying) helps to calms down and purifies the sensitive skin. It is recommended to incorporate this into your night skin care routine. At 10 p.m, the time skin cell regeneration is most active, this product boosts the skin’s natural regeneration process by ensuring the skin is purified and ready to rest
Rose Real Fresh Skin Detoxer (Refining) contains real premium may rose petals. It bluff away roughness and gives the skin a radiant glow in just 10 seconds. This product contains 100% Premium May Rose Petal which is hand-picked once in a year during May from Grasse, Southern France, and smoothes your skin like a rose petal. The natural pack containing the real petals maximizes the nutrition so that the skin can easily get a full mask pack effect only in 10 seconds. Cleansing ingredients are derived from Coconut extracts, softly melts down in your skin without irritation and washes off the pack with mild petal bubbles.
Do you know that May Rose Petal only blooms once in a year in Grasse, France just for 5 weeks and is gathered only by handpicking. Premium May Rose helps balance out the skin’s pH which is 5 times more effectively than normal rose. Such a precious ingredient! It helps moisturize and gives the skin a rosy radiant glow with rich mineral component. The real rose petal pieces in the product help to purify and improve blood circulation, ensuring the skin stays revitalized, supple and bright.
Green Tea Real Fresh Skin Detoxer (Purifying) contains young green tea leaves from Jeju island plantations which helps relieves sensitive skin and purifies skin to have a healthy boost in just 10 seconds. What’s special about the young green tea leaves is that it is the very first-born baby green tea leaves from pristine Jeju Green tea Plantation. This 100% nature ingredient relieves and purifies the sensitive skin. The natural pack containing the real leaves maximizes the nutrition so that the skin can easily get a full mask pack effect only in 10 seconds. It also contains cleansing ingredients derived from Coconut extracts, softly melts down in your skin without irritation and washes off the pack with mild leaves bubbles.
Green Tea Real Fresh Skin Detoxer is filled with Pure Green Energy of Pristine Jeju Jeju Green Tea. Jeju’s green tea leaves grow under the spring sunshine, allowing them to harness the natural energy of the island. Using only the softest and most delicate baby leaves from the first harvest, the product houses a fresh scent and contains nourishments to cleanse and soothe the skin. The baby green tea leaf collected in spring contains an abundance of Catechin which has 5 times more vitamin C than the lemon does, making them excellent at protecting the skin from UV damage. Jeju green tea powder relieves the stressed skin real fast by controlling the sebum and purifying the dust on skin.
Putting the Green Tea Real Fresh Skin Detoxer (Purifying) to good use as my skin is congested recently.
How to use: Squeeze out a generous amount and apply a relatively thick layer onto the dry cleansed skin. Leave the product for 10 seconds, then add a little bit of water and massage in circular motions with petal bubbles. Rinse it off after follow-up with the rest of your skin care products. After opening the product, you can record down the opening date to track the lifespan and expiry date of the product to ensure freshness.
Packaging: The Real Fresh Skin Detoxer has a transparent squeeze tube packaging. This makes usage fuss free, economic and hygienic.
Scent: It has a soothing herbal tea scent and i love it!!! Not only that the product is convenient to use, it smells really good as well.
Texture: It has a thick gel-like consistency with tiny bits of green tea leaves. The tiny bits act as a gentle and mild exfoliator so it is suitable for sensitive skin!
Personally i felt that the Green Tea Real Fresh Skin Detoxer is good to use in the shower (straight after cleansing!). Upon application, there’s a soothing and refreshing sensation which calms down my skin after a long day at work. In addition, the scent is pretty therapeutic as well and i really enjoyed using it. It is recommended to leave it on for only 10 seconds and then massage the Real Fresh Skin Detoxer in circular motions (the layer of detoxer will turn milky) before washing it off. After removing the Real Fresh Skin Detoxer, my skin felt soft, smoother and less tight! Although my skin is sensitive, it does not have any adverse reaction when i am using it daily! Love it as it helps to reduce skin’s congestion and reduce redness! 🙂
It is recommended to store the product in a cool and dry place, away from heat and direct sunlight. As it contains real rose petals, the color of the gel may change color over time. The natural discoloration will not affect its product quality and function and remains safe to use.
* Disclaimer: Products Description & information are extracted from Althea’s Presskit & Website