Enter your email address to receive notifications of new posts by email. Great, isn’t it? I personally prefer with a cotton pad, in general. COSRX's BHA is in liquid form, has no fragrance, and absorbs easily into the skin without residue. or do they conflict with each other… so should keep 1 for am & the other for pm”, PC: “Ideally, we suggest layering our Boosters to ensure a uniform application over the entire face. I have only ever tried one Paula’s Choice product before (I can’t remember what it was, probably something acne-prevention-related). The glow was surreal. How Often Can You Use a High Frequency Machine? Furthermore, according to this study from June of 2013, green tea extract showed to have a prolonged moisturizing effect, reduce skin roughness, as well as the ability to improve skin wrinkles. It doesn't have that menthol intensity or drying feeling of the Stridex, either (I've been through about 3 tubs of Stridex, I think). Bold claims, but alright, I’ll take it. Your best bet is a Vitamin C serum! I’ve used BHA on and off over the years and lately I’ve been needing to use it nightly especially on my t-zone to combat blemishes. Let’s start from the beginning. After doing some digging here and elsewhere online, I ordered a travel size version of the Paula's Choice 2% BHA liquid exfoliant. Hi Theo and thanks for reaching out with this excellent question! COSRX is a Korean skincare brand that has acquired a cult following from all over the world in a very short amount of time. I gasped and couldn’t believe what I was seeing, so can you really hold my love and bias for this product against me? It also absorbs fully, leaving no residue. Skin & Tonics - Paula's Choice 2% BHA. My recommendation is to apply it directly on the face instead of applying it on a cotton pad first as this saves you from wasting more of the product. The skin can only absorb as much, therefore, the less you apply – the better it will absorb. My skin loves it, but I can’t find it anymore! Additionally, once you apply the BHA toner, I do not recommend that you top it up with any other form of exfoliation, especially not the Peeling Solution by The Ordinary as this is a strong treatment that should be done not more than once a week with no exfoliation done in the previous 4-5 days and probably 4-5 days after that. The BHA Blackhead Power Liquid contains only 11 ingredients and all of them are looking pretty amazing. • Pump bottle It’s a promising alternative ingredient, however, it requires double the amount of salicylic acid in order to offer similar results. My chin is breaking out again. Only 15ml so you aren’t as committed if it doesn’t work well for you. . Post was not sent - check your email addresses! At the moment, I am not sure if I would even dare to try CosRX BHA Blackhead Power Liquid after reading what happened to your face on the first try. You can learn more about me here. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. is an exfoliating solution marketed as a daily facial treatment that promises to treat acne, blackheads, enlarged pores, as well as provide an even skin tone and contribute to a smoother complexion. The next night I applied the liquid only to my t-zone where it tolerated it much better but my skin was still turning quite red on the areas where I had applied the product (the SO to me: “what did you DO do your face? Overall I prefer the COSRX BHA Blackhead Power Liquid for now, i’ve seen better improvements in my skin when using, and I prefer its consistency. I get so many questions if daily exfoliation is good for the skin but our skin really doesn’t need that much exfoliation and this can easily lead to potential irritation due to over-exfoliation. Cool! Ah neat! It has 1% betaine salicylate and 2% AHA -glycoloc acid I. It’s supposed to be used a treatment toner or spot treatment and balancing toner as well. I feel like I just read a UC BERKLEY PAPER and delicate one I know everyone is individual. CosRX works great for me despite being more gentle; my skin may just respond better to betaine salicylate than to salicylic acid, since I also like CosRX better than Paula's Choice BHA. Thanks! Occasionally I also share my honest opinions on skincare products I’ve tried. However, even mothers of twins have a favorite child, so having a favorite product even though they are supposed to do the same thing is just something that comes naturally, I suppose. BHA Blackhead Power Liquid gets rid of dead skin cells and blackheads within the pores and prevents oxidised sebum from turning into blackheads. The Blackhead Power Liquid concoction also contains niacinamide* (brightening) and sodium hyaluronate (aka hyaluronic acid, for hydration – presumably to combat the drying effects typical of BHA). That’s how I used to remember them: BHA = blemishes , AHA = anti-aging. Exfoliant HG Thread - CosRx Blackhead Power Liquid. Hello! And I love that it has Niacinamide as I love that ingredient so much! However, when used in cosmetics, salicin has to be converted into salicylic acid with the help of enzymes and it remains stable only under acidic conditions. BHA is fantastic for oily skin that’s prone to clogged pores. Also, after using BHA toner, can I put on my face a AHA or BHA serum? Elo elo lovelies! In order to be effective, BHA must have a pH between 3 and 4, which tells us it is slightly acidic. I didn’t know much about BHA before until I started researching. The consistency of this product is slightly oily and overall very rich. I decided to review this product today, because I could only find a total of two blog reviews for this product. I love Paula’s Choice products and I would highly recommend you to try either the 2% BHA Liquid or the Anti-Redness Exfoliating Solution 2% Salicylic Acid, which I have also reviewed on my blog. Oooooh. Compared to other BHAs (The Ordinary and Paula's Choice, I'm looking at you), COSRX BHA Blackhead Power Liquid is quite gentle. What I’ve noticed about this product though is that you have to use it for a long time in order to see the results it claims. • May be irritating to those with sensitive skin Salix Alba (Willow) Bark Water, Butylene Glycol, Betaine, Niacinamide, Betaine Salicylate, 1,2-Hexanediol, Sodium Hydroxide, Sodium Hyaluronate, Panthenol, Xantham Gum, Ethyl Hexanediol. But I only ever use this on my t-zone. That’s all and it’s looking really pretty. Hahaha. I also have combination/oily acne-prone skin. Which brings me to: The Ordinary Salicylic Acid 2% Solution: Thank you very much for getting back to me so quickly! Cosrx BHA Blackhead Power Cream Hello everyone! I have a large face, ok. How are you enjoying your long weekend?! Overall, I do like this BHA product, BUT it’s not a miracle worker to prevent blemishes. My name is Simone Sydel and I am a certified skin specialist. • CosRX looks / feels better on the skin (+ CosRX) I’ve read mixed thoughts on this – that Betaine Salicylate is more gentle and weaker than Salicylic Acid – so it might be why CosRX has bumped the concentration up to 4%. I consider salicylic acid (BHA) one of three staple ingredients that keep my skin in good shape, along with niacinamide and (more recently added) azelaic acid (reviewed here).But with Paula's Choice prices steadily rising (it was less than $20 Canadian when I started to use it!) • CosRX has a pump bottle while PC is just an opening (+ CosRX) It is a chemical exfoliant that is oil-soluble, which means it can cut through the surface oil and penetrate deeper into the pores to clear out sebum, dead skin cells, and accumulated white blood cells. Thanks! I’ve read many negative reviews on the CosRX along with the raves. Jane Iredale PurePressed Mineral Powder Foundation Review, La Roche Posay Effaclar H Cleansing Cream Review, The Ordinary Argireline Solution 10% Review, AHA Comparison: The Inkey List vs. Paula’s Choice. Exfoliating solutions such as this one is something you typically use after a toner, but it wouldn’t be a sin if you skipped the toning part, in my opinion. It’s the pinky reddy looking solution right? How would they do that? Can uoi recommend for me between this paula’s and cosrx one? But it disappeared within a day. My skin felt incredibly smooth and the pores were so clear! Ich persönlich nutze beides, muss aber sagen dass mich das Cosrx mehr überzeugt. I’ve actually been looking for a good exfoliant and either product seems like a good choice. I used 10 samples of the Cosrx BHA (3 applications in each totaling one full months use). I think your skin would benefit greatly from a low percentage of BHA. • More expensive Ohh so helpful to hear of your experience with the CosRX liquid! Yes, I’ve seen the new foundations from The Ordinary. Let’s take a look at some of the main ingredients. Initial use of the product may give temporary irritation to the skin. Paula’s Choice offers the BHA in 3 different delivery modes: liquid, gel or lotion as well as different concentrations ranging from 1% to 9%. x. BHA typically doesn’t cause tightening / burning sensation – that’s usually AHA. And my cheeks aren’t the same as my forehead or my chin. Why Is Your Skin So Dry Even Though You Moisturize? As I already suggested in some of my past articles, you cannot go wrong with exfoliating your skin 2-3 times a week. You inspired me to do it as watery as possible, so st 2 toners (Mizon aha/bha followed by cosrx galactomyces, followed by the PC bha, S.t. , No the BHA is a clear liquid. Snow White and the Asian Pear - Paula's Choice 2% BHA. The BHA Blackhead Power Liquid has an essence-type consistency, however, it is more on the liquid side than those typical and slightly thicker Korean essences (take COSRX’s Snail Mucin Essence, for example). Finding an aha w/o aloe is an adventure. You can read more on Paula’s Choice site on choosing the right BHA for you. It did make my skin red for a first few nights but I was applying it directly to my skin without a buffer in between. I just use a tiny dab (like, almost nothing) and the next day my nose is peeling! Hi, i’m 17 and i’m suffering with some comedonal acnes on my face. It has the consistency between water and an essence – I find the best way to apply onto my face is directly with my fingers rather than onto a cotton pad. Ouch, that’s not good! The only thing keeping me from using them so often is because my skin can be sensitive and I don’t like the tightening/tingling/burning sensation I get when I use exfoliants. Only tried AHA anf salicylic acid in the past. Paula’s Choice Skincare is known worldwide for its awesomely effective BHA exfoliants. Apply a thin layer of COSRX BHA Blackhead Power Liquid all over your face, excluding the eye area. I was pretty satisfied with my current BHA product (reviewed here), but that didn't stop me from recently giving into temptation and snagging a COSRX BHA Blackhead Power Liquid from Jolse to see if I could duplicate the success via a cheaper version. I've been using Paula's Choice 2% BHA Liquid ($30) as part of my (almost) daily routine for over a decade now. 3. Hmm I just looked up the CosRX Natural BHA Skin Returning A-Sol and it has Alcohol. Cosrx seems like they really know what they’re doing when it comes to acne. I”m very curious and there’s a lot of hype around them! I like how the CosRX exfoliant also gives you tips for better results. Elo elo lovelies! This retails for $21 USD (approx $28.80 CAD) for 100ml and I purchased it on sale for $15.75 from Jolse.com I need to see if it is worth the money. I’m thinking I’ll try the Paula’s Choice BHA lotion one of these days to see if I like that delivery method better. I’m glad you enjoyed this. But it does work to keep my pores looking smaller and less clogged. I typically apply BHA exfoliants only at night, right after I’ve washed my skin (I rarely use a toner, unless I feel a little extra) – then I wait for about 10 minutes (I brush my teeth, I scroll through Instagram, I sometimes hold a concert in front of the mirror) before applying my serums and a moisturizer. But yeah, with your dry skin, you really do NOT need to use much of this. OR the BHA and AHA AHA peeling solution from the ordinary? And I mean oily, dude. Beauty gurus swear by it, everyone and their grandma raves about it, so the only thing that was left for me to do is to buy and try some of their products. No I haven’t actually! I was using Paula's Choice BHA for about 2 months and I loved the results I was getting but it was too pricey for me, so I started looking for cheaper dupes and stumbled upon COSRX'S Blackhead Power Liquid thanks to SCA. , Thanks for sharing this awesome post! It is a natural BHA (made from sugar beets) and claims to be more effective than Salicylic Acid. Paula’s Choice Skin Perfecting BHA Liquid Exfoliant has no added fragrance to it, however, it comes with a slight scent. A loooot! I was hoping to get my hands on one pronto at the stores but I suppose if they’re out of stock online… they’re likely out of stock in store too! Detailed comparison between BHA Blackhead Power Liquid vs Paula's Choice Skin Perfecting 2% BHA Liquid Exfoliant. Full ingredients and safety reports. Finally I found my HG product!!! I do find that glycolic acid is quite strong. Find reviews & ingredients at Beautypedia. I was using Paula's Choice BHA for about 2 months and I loved the results I was getting but it was too pricey for me, so I started looking for cheaper dupes and stumbled upon COSRX'S Blackhead Power Liquid thanks to SCA. I recommend giving it a try! This was so detailed; I loved it. BHA Blackhead Power Liquid has mixed a natural BHA ingredient, Betaine Salicylate, at 4%, and you can witness your skin get smoother and glossy as time goes by, as well as it light texture. Find out which product is the best. Will be sure to try something new once am done with majority of what I’m using from them now! | 4% natural BHA component gently eliminates blackheads and dead skin cells. Genuinely, this is SUCH an informative and helpful review post x. I’m glad you found this helpful! Oh, hm, there is definitely something else that is a weird pinky-reddy colour. To me, it feels like half the strength of Paula’s Choice BHA. COSRX uses 4% BHA using Betaine Salicylate. It’s a basic formula and I’m planning on trying it next. Check it out. CosRX contains 4% Betaine Salicylate, which is the first time I’ve been this ingredient used as a BHA rather than Salicylic Acid. Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. I am impressed by the shade selection too! And thanks for the reply, you answered all my questions in detail . Ein BHA-Peeling wirkt ausschließlich in den oberen Hautschichten, auch wenn es nicht abgewaschen wird. I never experienced redness with Vitamin C. And I haven’t used many Niacinamide products. Oh haha, I just saw this – let me check to see if I have a referral code. • PC is offered in various formats and BHA strengths (+ PC) I only recently learned about the possible interaction between vitamin C and niacinamide when I was researching how to layer my skincare. Mình tính là sẽ viết luôn bài so sánh Cosrx BHA Blackhead Power Liquid vs Paula Choice’s BHA 2% Liquid để các bạn có cái nhìn toàn cảnh và dễ dàng lựa chọn được sản phẩm mà cá nhân cần hơn. I might drop into one of their stores over the weekend. They’ve advised to order other items in a separate order which is smart of them to do XD. Paula’s Choice Skin Perfecting 2% BHA Liquid Exfoliant. Here are my thoughts and comparison of the 2 BHA exfoliants. COSRX, whose sister brands include C20 (makers of the famous C20 and C21.5 vitamin C serums) and Ciracle, has made a big splash in the AB enthusiast community thanks to the company’s AHA and BHA … I figured, “hey, looks innocent enough, I doubt such a minimal ingredient list will cause me problems.” Anyway, check it out.There isn’t much to break down here, but let’s do it anyway.A beta hydroxy acid, naturally occurring plant hormone, and chemical exfoliant. In fact, I think the CLEAR product feels even better on my skin since it includes glycerin and hyaluronic acid for more hydration. Also, the price keeps increasing and it now costs $29 USD (approx $39.80 CAD) for a 118ml bottle. | 4% natural BHA component gently eliminates blackheads and dead skin cells. The Paula's Choice BHA for body is 2% and a lot cheaper, especially if you get it when there's 20% off and free delivery. LOL. I thought I was through my teenage hormonal stage!!! Also, it doesn’t leave a sticky residue once applied on the skin, thanks f*ck for that! As a result, it take me like an hour to do my skincare at night… XD, I KNEW I didn’t just make that up… thanks for the reminder , hello wise one I also cannot decide between the Serum or the Coverage formulas so I’ll likely try BOTH! My pores look much smaller and clearer. Sorry to hear about your first reactions.. maybe it was your skin feeLing “out of place”..? CosRX Whitehead Power Liquid. Examples of BHAs include COSRX BHA Blackhead Power Liquid and Paula's Choice Anti-Redness Exfoliating Solution with 2% Salicylic Acid. I think you’d really benefit from some form of BHA product provided that they’re the right pH. Find out which product is the best. They really work and are reasonably priced (would be better if not for the exchange rate!). This is the salt form of the skin-replenishing ingredient hyaluronic acid. It all depends on if you want to apply it all over. Best of all is how long it lasts! Find out which product is the best. This is an alternative ingredient to salicylic acid, primarily used in countries where the usage of salicylic acid is prohibited (such as Korea). As for the pores, this didn’t do a massive difference right off the bat like the COSRX one due to its oily consistency, however, my pores also appeared significantly smaller in the morning. • Effective in keeping pores clear Using the derma e overnight peel aha. Thank you for reviewing both of these and sharing with us your experience. I wrote to PC’s FB team about this very thing: whether Niacinamide & Vit C applications conflict & be kept separate (not sure where I got this into my head but I’m also concerned whether my AHA cream will conflict with the copper serum I’ve been using lately… DECIEM’s CS hasn’t been terribly helpful so far & I found more info about their products on the beautymouth blog than on their own website :S ), MAR 16TH, 10:01AM Full ingredients and safety reports. • Inexpensive / affordable, Cons: Mình xin được trở lại với chương trình BHA muôn thủa. They have a sale now so I’m gonna order tonight Because of the BP, of course, ha! In case you are wondering, no, the acne won’t disappear overnight, however, you will wake up with a brighter and glowier complexion and somewhat soothed redness. Skin & Tonics - Paula's Choice 2% BHA. Es gibt von Cosrx das BHA Blackhead Power Liquid (Betaine Salicate 4%), vergleichbar mit Paula’s Choice Skin Perfecting 2% BHA Gel. And BHA typically doesn’t sting like AHA does. I’m quite scared of retinol products though – they seem so potent! I’m thinking about hoarding like 3/4 of their products. I don’t think I have tried any BHA exfoliants before. Salix Alba (Willow) Bark Water, Butylene Glycol, Betaine Salicylate, Niacinamide, 1,2-Hexanediol, Arginine, Panthenol, Sodium Hyaluronate, Xanthan Gum, Ethyl Hexanediol. Paula's Choice has 2% BHA using Salicylic Acid. If I did that I would be in biiiiiiig trouble. I have to say I know next to nothing about BHAs but I found this a great read , Thanks! And the glow! I hate my breakout near my brows and on my chin. Usually the first week my skin is resisting and then it calms down. I would recommend starting with a lower concentration. I typically use BHA only at night, applying right after I’ve washed and toned my skin – then I wait about 15 minutes before applying other face products like serums and face moisturizer. Recently there was a massive sale on this item, knocking the price down to $19 USD (approx $26 CAD). COSRX BHA Blackhead Power Liquid ist frei von Parabenen, künstlichen Farbstoffen , künstlichem Duft , Triethanolamin und Phthalein. I am a little bit biased when it comes to comparing the two BHAs, simply because Paula’s Choice product gave me overnight results, which I never thought was possible before trying it out. Detailed comparison between BHA Blackhead Power Liquid CosRX vs Paula's Choice CLEAR Pore Normalizing Cleanser. Die Konsistenz ist besser, nicht so flüssig und ich spüre ein leichtes Brennen auf der Haut, beim Paula Choice Gel spüre ich absolut nichts. But it’s not all grey and this product does give some quick results in the sense of making your skin look brighter and smoother after as little as several uses. After using this since the end of November while writing this review in April, I have noticed the results it claims to give, but it takes a long time for those annoying, embedded blackheads to dissolve and disappear (especially the ones on the nose). My skin continued to look smooth and my active blemishes on my chin were reduced. I used to use PanOxyl 2.5% Aquagel. I’m glad you found this helpful! We have the answers. COSRX BHA Blackhead Power Liquid and AHA 7 Whitehead Power Liquid. I just love it when there is a short and straight-to-the-point ingredient list! Have you tried The Ordinary BHA? Because I only use such a tiny, tiny amount like, once a week, I will have to throw out the bottle long before I ever come close to finishing it. So, my skin type is oily. Full ingredients and safety reports. Going head to head, CosRX BHA Blackhead Power Liquid against Paula’s Choice Skin Perfecting 2% BHA Liquid Exfoliant: Similarities:
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