I was strolling around at Watson’s (as usual) looking for some new makeup (as always), at the counter the lady asked if I wanted to take any of the products which are on sale. Thats when I say this HADA LABO lotion, I read lotion and bonus it was Japanese, I instantly picked up. But guys, Japanese and Korean products never ever leave a first shocking impression.
You read lotion, you instantly think cream or gel, that you would take on your fingers or palm to apply. But this lotion is liquid, yes you read it right, it is liquid. Read on to know my full review
Full ingredient list: Water, Butylene Glycol, Alcohol, PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Sorbitan Sesquioleate, Squalane, Triethylhexanoin, Methylparaben, Dipotassium Glycyrrhizate, Tranexamic Acid, Disodium EDTA, Menthol, Sodium Hyaluronate, Camphor, Coix Lacryma-Jobi Ma-Yuen Seed Extract, Houttuynia Cordata Extract, Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Extract.
The first ingredient is water which comes as no surprise, as it is completely liquid. However, I am not very pleased, looking at the rest of the ingredients. The third ingredient is alcohol. Then there is EDTA, Sorbitan Sesquioleate and Methylparaben. Will make you a little hesitant if you prefer all natural.
Triethylhexanoin is the newest ingredient in skincare used as an
However Castor oil, Butylene glycol (powerful moisturizing agent), camphor (Soothes Skin Rashes, irritation), extracts, dipotassium glycyrrhizate (which is the
It retails for SGD 22.90 for 170 ml product.
The Product is watery, has a strong alcohol fragrance. It is best used by taking in the palm or cotton pad and patting it on the face.
I would give this product 3/5, simply because of the strong alcohol content. If you have acne it could prove useful.
I did try it when I broke out, it helps soothe the skin. Will I buy it again? probably not.