One of the latest skincare brands that are taking the clean beauty world by storm is none other than, Cocokind. This sustainable and cruelty-free company has been in the spotlight lately and there is no surprise as to why. From their affordable cleansers and toners to their highly reviewed moisturizers and serums, this is a brand VALLEY recommends to you.
In 2014, former Wall Street investment banker, Priscilla Tsai, set on a journey to create her own skincare brand. Throughout Tsai’s life, she suffered from hormonal acne where she was prescribed treatments that simply did not work for her. She decided to take her frustrations into her own hands and started from scratch to create clean products made with all-natural ingredients to help treat people’s skin all around the world. Almost six years later, Tsai’s skincare brand, Cocokind has remained one of the best skincare brands to help treat acne.
One of the most endearing parts about buying products from Cocokind is its helpful shopping experience. If you are unsure of what products will work best with your skin type, Cocokind will narrow down the most promising products for you. Under each product, you can read about the solution, how to use it, the ingredients, along with how to recycle it.
Do you ever get confused about what order you should be applying products to your skin? Cocokind also has you covered here. If you are wondering where to start, here are some of Cocokind’s best sellers that VALLEY suggests you try out in the order they should be used according to Cocokind’s website.
Step 1: Oil to Milk Cleanser
Retailing at $18, this facial cleanser is definitely a fan favorite. This product is great for removing makeup and dirt from the skin in a gentle way with help from ingredients such as fermented oats and an organic oil blend.
One of the many reasons people love this cleanser is how nice it applies to the skin. With some damp hands a small amount of product, the cleanser turns into a milky wash that leaves the skin feeling smooth and hydrated.
Step 2: Rosewater Facial Toner
Mario Badescu be gone. This rosewater toner balances your skin’s pH, cleanses your skin, and sets your makeup for just $17.
In just one spritz or swipe of a cotton pad, your skin will instantly feel more cleansed and refreshed. Key ingredients such as rose hydrosol calm the skin and help balance pH levels.
The Glow Essence with Sea Grape Caviar is a must-have. This vegan essence boosts hydration, improves elasticity and provides an absorptive base for products used after.
Retailing at $18, this essence is made up of sustainably harvested sea grape caviar extract from the Philippines, sea buckthorn extract and blue algae extract. When combined, these ingredients create a product that provides antioxidant protection, increases water retention, while firming and softening skin.
Step 4: Watermelon Hemp Oil
If you are looking to nourish your skin and hair, all while soothing your senses, this product is for you. This $14 oil is one of the newer products released by Cocokind and users have been loving it—according to their website, 98% of customers would recommend it to a friend.
This lightweight, dry oil can be put to use wherever you feel needs moisture such as your face, skin or hair. Cocokind recommends using a few drops on your skin then gently massaging it in. You can also put a couple of drops into your next bath for some extra hydration.
Step 5: Mymatcha All-over Moisture Stick
Organic coconut oil, beeswax and matcha tea powder are some of the key ingredients that make up the Mymatcha All-over Moisture Stick. Retailing for $9, this handy stick both hydrates lips along with decreasing the appearance of under-eye puffiness and dark circles.
The caffeine-charged matcha and beeswax work to protect skin under environmental stress, while the coconut oil moisturizes skin. This product can be applied under the eyes, lips and other dry spots on your face.
Step 6: Resurfacing Sleep Mask
Who doesn’t love a good face mask? The Cocokind Resurfacing Sleep Mask should definitely be part of your collection. Coming in at $22, this sleep mask locks in hydration, reduces redness and dryness and diminishes the appearance of dark spots and wrinkles.
Essential ingredients such as bakuchiol, wild indigo extract and beta-glucan make up this soothing sleep mask.
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