August 17, 2018

What Does “Whitening” in K-Beauty Really Mean & Should You Be Worried?

Freaked out by all the K-beauty products with the word “whitening” in their names? You shouldn’t be (unless you cower in the face of lit-from-within glow).

About the product

What Is It:


How did the ancient empresses of Korea get such radiant skin? Not only can you find out, you can join their gleaming skin ranks with The History of Whoo Radiant White Ampoule Mask.
The ultimate in luxury and the ultimate in brightening. The History of Whoo Radiant White Ampoule Mask introduces your skin to a cutting edge, modern interpretation of the secret royal formula the empresses of the old Korean dynasties relied on.
Taking the highly guarded, highly selective luxury formula and coupling it with a high-tech honey cell structured sheet mask makes for a direct delivery system to give your skin a high dose of brightening during each session.
The History of Whoo Radiant White Ampoule Mask transforms dull, darkened skin into a gleaming pearl-like brightness. This highly functional anti-aging, brightening line reduces visible signs of aging by enhancing luminosity, improving dark spots, increasing appearance of skin firmness, promoting elasticity, and providing an even skin tone with the help of powerful wild harvested red ginseng and chrysanthemum flower extract.
The History of Whoo Radiant White Ampoule Mask contains their exclusive honey cell structured sheets infused with the equivalent of a full bottle of Radiant White Ampoule, also includes highly concentrated treatment patches that melt right into your skin delivering an ultra shot of youthful radiance.


Our insight:


This mask has both instant and long term effects. Continued use will result in greater complexion improvements!


How to use:


Put mask over face and wait 15 minutes. Take it off and pat in the remaining essence.


Ingredients:


WATER, DIPROPYLENE GLYCOL, GLYCERIN, NIACINAMIDE, 1,2-HEXANEDIOL, METHYLPROPANEDIOL, PANTHENOL, PEG/PPG/POLYBUTYLENE GLYCOL-8/5/3 GLYCERIN, PANAX GINSENG ROOT EXTRACT, DIMETHICONE, BUTYLENE GLYCOL, METHYL TRIMETHICONE, CYCLOPENTASILOXANE, YEAST EXTRACT, CAPRYLIC/CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE, HYDROGENATED LECITHIN, ALCOHOL DENAT., BIS-PEG-18 METHYL ETHER DIMETHYL SILANE, PEARL EXTRACT, PEG-60 HYDROGENATED CASTOR OIL, PHENYL TRIMETHICONE, LACTOBACILLUS/SOYBEAN FERMENT EXTRACT, ALGAE EXTRACT, THEOBROMA GRANDIFLORUM SEED BUTTER, TROMETHAMINE, ACRYLATES/C10-30 ALKYL ACRYLATE CROSSPOLYMER, DIPOTASSIUM GLYCYRRHIZATE, DIMETHICONOL, POLYMETHYLSILSESQUIOXANE, FRAGRANCE, SACCHAROMYCES/BARLEY SEED FERMENT FILTRATE, SACCHAROMYCES/POTATO EXTRACT FERMENT FILTRATE, STEARYL ALCOHOL, SODIUM POLYACRYLATE, BEHENIC ACID, CARBOMER, BEHENYL ALCOHOL, GLYCERYL STEARATE, LILIUM CANDIDUM FLOWER EXTRACT, CHRYSANTHEMUM SINENSE FLOWER EXTRACT, PRUNUS MUME FRUIT EXTRACT, CHAENOMELES SINENSIS FRUIT EXTRACT, PEG-10 PHYTOSTEROL, SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL, STEARIC ACID, ANGELICA ACUTILOBA ROOT EXTRACT, CORNUS OFFICINALIS FRUIT EXTRACT, THYMUS VULGARIS (THYME) EXTRACT, VELVET EXTRACT, PEG-100 STEARATE, CINNAMOMUM CASSIA BARK EXTRACT, DIMOCARPUS LONGAN FRUIT EXTRACT, DIOSCOREA JAPONICA ROOT EXTRACT, DIOSPYROS KAKI LEAF EXTRACT, LITCHI CHINENSIS FRUIT EXTRACT, POLYGONATUM OFFICINALE RHIZOME/ROOT EXTRACT, TRISODIUM EDTA, ZIZYPHUS JUJUBA FRUIT EXTRACT, HEXYL LAURATE, ARTEMISIA PRINCEPS LEAF EXTRACT, CAMELLIA SINENSIS LEAF EXTRACT, CHRYSANTHELLUM INDICUM EXTRACT, CITRUS NOBILIS (MANDARIN ORANGE) PEEL EXTRACT, EUGENIA CARYOPHYLLUS (CLOVE) BUD EXTRACT, FOENICULUM VULGARE (FENNEL) FRUIT EXTRACT, NARDOSTACHYS CHINENSIS ROOT EXTRACT, SANTALUM ALBUM (SANDALWOOD) WOOD EXTRACT, ZINGIBER OFFICINALE (GINGER) ROOT EXTRACT, GLYCOLIPIDS, CETEARYL ALCOHOL, AGASTACHE RUGOSA EXTRACT, MYRISTIC ACID, PORIA COCOS EXTRACT, CERAMIDE NP, GINKGO BILOBA NUT EXTRACT, MORUS ALBA BARK EXTRACT, PAEONIA ALBIFLORA ROOT EXTRACT, BETA-GLUCAN, ATRACTYLOIDES JAPONICA RHIZOME EXTRACT, BIOSACCHARIDE GUM-1, AMPELOPSIS JAPONICA ROOT EXTRACT, TRIBULUS TERRESTRIS FRUIT EXTRACT, GLYCOSPHINGOLIPIDS, DISODIUM EDTA, ETHYLHEXYLGLYCERIN


Brand info:


This prestige beauty brand focuses on exclusive hanbang ingredients in an elegant, sophisticated package. With jars and vials that look more like little works of Korean art, Whoo was founded to revive the aesthetic of Korean royal culture through modern science and technology. From their essential ginseng-based Gongjinhyang line to their whitening Cheongidan line, formulated with rare ingredients like velvet deer antler extract and jade extract, The History of Whoo truly offers a luxury hanbang experience. With Lee Young Ae as the face of the brand for the last decade, The History of Whoo is best known in Korea and is slowly making their way to the rest of the world.