As Michael Marshall reports for New Scientist , Yang and his colleagues drew on chemical analyses to identify the material inside the jar as a type of face cream—one of, if not the, earliest known examples of a Chinese man using cosmetics. Their findings, published this month in the journal Archaeometry , suggest the elite individual was interred at Liujiawa during the Spring and Autumn period — B. According to a Nature news brief, the concoction was made out of animal fat and moonmilk , a cream-colored, mud-like substance found in limestone caves. Transformed into a dry powder upon its extraction from the roof of a cave, moonmilk maintains its stark white color when combined with animal fat and applied to the face, writes Nathan Falde for Ancient Origins. Whitening his face with cosmetics may have helped the aristocrat assert his status over lower-class members of society, per Phys.
TOP 22 Chinese skin care products brands
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When you think of Asian-owned beauty brands, your first thought might center around ultra-hydrating night creams and best-selling sheet masks. And while it's true many companies sell these beauty must-haves, there are so many more that are creating groundbreaking products across all categories of the industry. Here, we compiled a list of the best beauty products from Asian-owned brands , whether they were reviewed by The Good Housekeeping Institute 's Beauty Lab experts, beloved by GH staffers or constantly raved about and searched for online. No matter if you're looking for a new face spray to elevate your skincare game or you're in the market for an eyeliner that lasts , you'll find something on this list for you. And although some of these are international products, note that you can still shop all these them from your phone, as they're sold from major retailers like Sephora , Ulta and K-beauty site Soko Glam. AmorePacific was founded by Korean businessman Sung-Hwan Suh, who wanted to share the benefits of green tea with the rest of the world.
24 Asian-Owned Beauty Brands You Need to Know About
Today we have listed the most popular 22 brands of Chinese skin care products for those who show a big interest to purchase. Blow ranking is not really in particular order. And it uses cutting-edge technology to make the product penetrate into the bottom layer of the skin, reduce melanin production and inhibit melanin precipitation, so it fundamentally solves the problem of dullness of the skin. As a plant-based skin care brand, it combines Chinese herbal Medical with modern technology to develop a range of moisturizing, hydrating and whitening products suitable for ages at 18 and above. In terms of efficacy, its range of products have their own functions.
Featured In perfect pods for travel or trial, this special collection features best—selling WEI masks for detoxifying, purifying, and brightening benefits to achieve youthful and healthy skin. This luxurious face cream delivers rich moisture to help nourish and reinvigorate the skin. The ultra-emollient formula softens fine lines and wrinkles leaving skin silky smooth to the touch and looking firm, healthy and vibrant. I just tried this mask. I enjoyed the "cooling" effect, as well.