"Apply this oil-balancing squalane emulsion after your serum to lock in moisture while preventing excess sebum production."
BRIT + CO
"We know it sounds weird, but hear us out: snail mucin is a total skin-saver. Naturally abundant in hyaluronic acid, glycoprotein enzymes..."
"The SMD Cosmetics Inhyunjin Intensive Night Cream is certified by the Korean Ministry of Food and Drug Safety as a proven "anti-wrinkle product," so you know it's going to deliver game-changing results."
"Just as you switch out your tank tops for sweaters, you should reassess your entire summer skin care regimen and incorporate a fleet of winter-approved products..."
"I'm gravitating towards a snail muscin because it's just a proven hydrator and it really does wonders for my dry skin expecially during the winter time."
"The luxe hydrating formula contains 62% snail mucin to repair skin and boost collagen, as well as licorice root to brighten and ingredients like paeonia lactiflora root and..."
"SMD Cosmetics’ Saromae Snail Secretion Cream, $70, is arguably worth every last cent."
"This gel with aloe, which contains vitamin C, moisturizes dry skin and causes it to recover its elasticity"
"This powerful, unique blend of oils, based on ancient herbal ritual oils, is rich in minerals and antioxidants and can remove leftover makeup, dirt and grime while it calms your irritated skin and delivers much-needed hydration."
"Each product in the collection works to visibly reduce fine lines, wrinkles, dark spots and uneven tone. "
BEVERLY HILLS MAGAZINE
"Speed up your skin's collagen production, diminish dark spots, and boost hydration with this cushiony cream."
"There's a whole slew of new beauty trends we've been dying to try this season — from brightly colored lids to deep-shaded lips to glitter everywhere — with such good prices on the products..."
"Guanche says that at her office, they stock SMD Cosmetics’ Saromae snail-secretion cream, which she loves because “it smells wonderful and is not slimy at all.” "
NEW YORK MAGAZINE
"Lightweight and decadently scented, this all-in-one, science-backed gel-serum is infused with potent snail serum extract (naturally abundant in nutrients like hyaluronic acid..."
"I've experimented with countless vitamin C serums to clear up my acne scarring, but the SMD Saromae Snail Serum Concentrate worked better and quicker than all of them."
"Studies show the harmful effects of UV light continue to affect your skin even at night... For hydration, Guanche enjoys using Saromae Snail Serum Concentrate."
"SMD Cosmetics produces one of the most popular prestigious skin care lines in South Korea, formulated on over 2,000 years of herbal medicinal wisdom."
"Korean Skin Care is here to stay, and after trying SMD Cosmetics Inhyunjin Essence Age Defying Serum and Saromae Snail Serum Concentrate we know why!"
"SMD cosmetics was the first Korean skin care line to offer a non-toxic, safe, natural, premium herbal medicinal-based line. "
"This cruelty-free, all-in-one formula reduces wrinkles, dullness, sun damage, hyper-pigmentation, and acne scarring."
"SMD Cosmetics International’s Inhyunjin line of anti-aging K-beauty products features six rare ingredients that are processed nine times over 50 days."
GLOBAL COSMETIC INDUSTRY
"The second reason I like this cream better is licorice root. This is a powerful ingredient for me. My skin is always brighter and more luminous when I use products with licorice root."
HAUTE BEAUTY GUIDE
"...there’s also Forsythia Virdissima Fruit, which helps to reduce the appearance of pigmentation, fine lines, and wrinkles."
WORDS FROM THE RUNWAY
"So, as you know, we’re impressed with SMD Cosmetics – tell our readers more, for example what you’re most proud of as a company and what sets you apart from others."
"This cruelty-free, all-in-one formula promises to reduce wrinkles, dullness, sun damage, hyper-pigmentation and more, while deeply hydrating and brightening."
BEAUTY | PACKAGING
"Since I live in one of the driest states in the country, I’m pretty much loving the fact that Alogel soothes and hydrates my skin and acts as a booster to enhance..."
MORE THAN TURQUOISE
"SMD’s AloGel Skin Perfecting Botanical serum is a unique formula that takes the already exalted status of Korean skincare, to the next level."
"Aloe vera can be a savior during the winter as well. It aids with the healing of acne, combating the signs of aging, moisturizes, and reduces redness. "
THE SOCIAL NY
"This serum acts like what I imagine dermal fillers do. You could save a lot of money just by using snail serum on your face daily."
DC ON HEELS
"SMD products are being used by top celebrity make-up artists who have discovered how powerful natural skincare can really be, and how your skin can transform with the right products."
"I like my "muses" to come to me with radiant glowing clear skin…I love SMD Cosmetics, a K-beauty brand new to the US…"
"The SMD Cosmetics’ luxurious skincare, and the meticulous detail that goes into making each product, is made with the VIP, elite clientele in mind."
"Their process does not involve extraction of of any kind. The snails are placed onto a bumpy surface which stimulates their mucus production."
"The SMD Cleansing Oil is the perfect cleanser because it doesn't strip my face of all the oil and disrupt my PH balance. It has been a life-saver for breakouts."
"This luxurious cream provides intense hydration, smooths fine lines and wrinkles, and works to reduce puffiness, crepiness, and dark circles."
"So many additional products to choose from. I really feel like my skin is getting back on track from the drying and trying winter."
"SMD products are being used by top celebrity makeup artists who have discovered how powerful natural skin care can really be, and how your skin can transform with the right products."