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Review: Sulwhasoo concentrated ginseng renewing eye cream

This is my favourite eye cream to date. I give it 8.5 out of 10.

What it promises to do

It claims to lift, firm and diminish wrinkles around the eyes. 


The leaves, stalk and roots of Ginseng are used to make this cream.
All three ingredients stimulate the blood circulation and thus increase the elasticity in the skin around the eyes. But because I have not used the cream for very long ( a bit longer than two months) I have not notice any such results yet. I think that in order to experience reduction in wrinkles around the eye area I would need to use it longer and I will.

My opinion

This cream is very soothing and moisturizing for my eye area and that is why I like it. No other eye cream leaves my eye area this supple and refreshed.  

The cream has a delicate scent of Ginseng which I like. It is easy to spread on the delicate eye area unlike the Timetreasure Renovating eye cream by Sulwhasoo which has a very thick consistency and does not spread easily nor does it sink into the skin. It simply sits on top of the skin (or at least it feels that way). I had the same experience with the Benton fermentation eye cream which I ended up using for my hands...

I will continue using the concentrated ginseng renewing eye cream for another two or three months at least as I know that to see the promised anti-wrinkle benefits I need to use it longer.

Till next time, Milu

Update 24/07/2017
I have been using this cream on and off since April 2017. The main reason I stopped using it was because I've been trying anti-aging products which I was told I can use around the eye area. However, I started noticing some milia... Therefore from now on I will be using only eye creams around my eyes. I am going back to using the Sulwhasoo concentrated ginseng renewing eye cream regularly. So for any wrinkle diminishing results, come back to this blog in 3 or so months.

Here are some frequently asked questions my friends have about using samples.

Why do I trust eBay sellers? What if they sell fake skin care?
I do trust eBay sellers. All Korean skin care I get directly from Korea. Shipping is super fast. I get my products within 10 days! Buying on eBay is super easy and I just love the opportunity to buy samples. I have never become suspicious of the skin care I've purchased directly from Korea. Although once, I bought Korean skin care from a UK based seller and when the products arrived I discovered that the products had expired 5 years ago.... Thankfully, I was able to return the products without a problem.

How exactly do I use samples?
Right or wrong, I usually make a small hole in the corner of the sample and squeeze a tiny amount of product that way. See the photos below. One sample of eye cream lasts me about 4-5 days. One sample of the BB cream I use from The History of Whoo lasts me a whole week. The hole I make is tiny so hopefully, the product doesn't get exposure to air too much... How do you use samples? Please share if you have found a good way to use samples.

How do you use samples? Please share if you have found a good way to use samples.

Till next time, Milu

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