You might benefit from both, since they kind of do different things. Love Korean Skincare from Massachusetts. It also plays nice with all my other products. For many K-beauty products focussing on anti-aging effects, snail mucin is the star ingredient! I would say go for the CosRx, and if you feel you need more help with hydration or getting rid of redness, try the Purito. Do you know if PURITO will release an essential-oil-free version of their Deep Sea Water Cream as well? The CosRx is much more hydrating than the Purito, but the Purito is very good at calming redness/irritation/inflammation and also has some anti-aging benefits (IIRC it has some sort of peptide complex, and centella is high in antioxidants). I have also used a comparable centella serum, the skin 1004 centella serum. PSA. If you are using a HA product with HA crosspolymer, use it after the Snail Mucin. When using Cosrx snail mucin and hyaluronic acid in the same routine, which goes on first? I am obsessed with snail mucin… This thread is archived. share. I haven't used the Purito but the ingredients list is amazing, and I hated the CosRx Snail Essence so much. Wait for people to review that product, then you can decide between that and the Cosrx Snail Mucin. I am a bot, and this action was performed automatically. report. I am a bot, and this action was performed automatically. Everyone is welcome in this community; remember to be kind and assume good faith :). SkincareAddiction is a friendly community of skincare enthusiasts. 5. I've used SKII and La Mer essences but COSRX has it going on! The Cosrx Snail Mucin already contains HA, so if you didn't notice, you don't need more, but if you want to use additional HA, both are fine to use first. SkincareAddiction is a friendly community of skincare enthusiasts. In search of your own skincare advice? Yes, you can use it after the SA or BP wash. Before the Neutrogena Gel Cream? Please report it! 91% Upvoted. From my experience it’s slightly hydrating but not moisturizing. I am looking to minimize the appearance of the pores on my cheeks and fix my moisture barrier. Also, if you’re using toner along with these products, when would that go on? More posts from the SkincareAddiction community, Press J to jump to the feed. Snail slime, also called snail mucin, is a discharge that has a gel-like texture. 2,3 In fact, a variety of Korean cosmeceuticals incorporate the mucus derived from Achatina fulica (African giant land snail) and Cryptomphalus (Helix) aspersa (common brown garden snail… Of course, YMMV, but it's worth a shot imo! my first dive into snail mucin. No experience with Purito’s Centella serum but I have used been using COSRX Snail 96 for 6 years. I've been extremely pleased with the unscented green level sunscreen but my skin hates EOs so I've been hoping they do the same thing with the rest of the line. save hide report. Think of the snail mucin as a superpower – it can be used for a variety of skin concerns from repairing skin damage and preventing signs of aging to soothing redness skin and fading acne scars. Of course, the hydrating ingredient doesn't have to be snail mucin: it can be aloe, propolis, a serum with hyaluronic acid, glycerin, sodium PCA, panthenol, and many more. BTW, their snail sunscreen (yellow bottle) and low ph BHA overnight mask are amazing too. If you can, I recommend waiting a few more weeks before ordering either of those products. Although, Vitamin C makes skin extra sensi to the sun so if you go for that one, you 100% need a sunscreen in your AM routine so as not to cause long term damage, Skincare by Hyram on YouTube has some amazing sunscreen recommendations x It contains approximately 91 to 98% weight of water, depending on the species, combined with hyaluronic acid, glycolic acid, … I'm also wondering if that's enough moisture? I had read somewhere that essence is supposed to go first, but as a general rule, isn’t HA supposed to go first? 1 comment. SkincareAddiction is a friendly community of skincare enthusiasts. share. It doesn't hydrate or do literally anything else. It heals redness fast, is unscented with nothing f*cky, and lasts me 8-9 months easy. The Snail mucin … Many beauty enthusiasts have touted a snail essence or serum as an anti-aging holy grail for experiencing more youthful, clear, soft complexion. Snail mucin helps return lost hydration to your skin, and in conjunction with ceramides, cholesterol, and fatty acids, hydration plays a major role in repairing your moisture barrier. Read our resources in the sidebar or the extensive wiki. 99% Upvoted. [PSA] Snail Mucin heals LOTS of things! Read the HG threads for Rosacea for 2019, 2018, and 2017. Also, if you’re using toner along with these products, when would that go on? Snail mucin is another name for snail secretion filtrate, or ‘snail slime’ and is an animal-derived growth factor. How much do you use the Snail 96 per application? See something that breaks our rules? Read our resources in the sidebar or the extensive wiki. Or do I need to add another product in addition? Please contact the moderators of this subreddit if you have any questions or concerns. See something that breaks our rules? Wait 10 minutes, then continue with your routine. If you're worried about your moisture barrier, I would try bumping your moisturizer use up to every night. I used it for 5 months and then I dropped it. The COSRX serum is my HG product and I live by it. Read our resources in the sidebar or the extensive wiki. I am torn between purchasing Cosrx Advanced Snail 96 Mucin Power Essence or Purito Centella Green Level Buffet Serum and looking for feedback on which would be the better choice. I have rosacea (diagnosed in February) and within a matter of months have gone from having problem-free, super smooth, invisible pores to suddenly having a rougher texture and being able to see my pores, so I think it's the moisture barrier. If the snail mucin doesn't break me out, I'd like to add: The Ordinary Niacinamide 10% + Zinc 1%