*not a sponsored post

I have wanted to buy products from for years, but for some unknown reason, I never took that leap…until a week ago. ¬†I had a sample of Dr. Jart+ Ceramidin Cream that I got through Birchbox last month, and I was about to buy it from them, but I decided to check Sasa…just to see. Did they also sell it? Of course they did! Does it cost less there than it does in the States? Of course it does! Did I buy it through Sasa? Did you really have to ask? ūüėÄ

(Sorry Birchbox! You know that I love you! *kisses*)

There are several brands that I could buy here in the US that cost less for me to buy them overseas and have them shipped to my front door. It probably shouldn’t be that way, but it is what it is, and if I can get the authentic product for less somewhere else, then so be it. I like saving money! If you make a purchase of $75 or more, then standard shipping is free, but it will take 3 – 4 weeks for it to arrive to the United States. However, if you spend the $8 on expedited shipping, it takes 5 – 7 business days. Clearly I chose expedited shipping. I’m not the most patient of people! ūüôā

Korean and Japanese beauty products:

1) Skin Food Rice Mask Wash Off (sample packet)

2) Ishizawa¬†Whitening Bath Additive (it brightens, it doesn’t actually “whiten.” Not a fan of the name.)

3) Dr. Jart+ CERAMIDIN  Cream (super love!)

4) MURAQI Konjac Sponge (it feels weirdly squishy and is strangely fascinating Рwill give your cleanser some serious foaming action!)

5) The Face Shop RICE CERAMIDE Moisture Cream

6) Kose SOFTYMO Speedy Cleansing Milk (I was introduced to SOFTYMO and the Konjac sponge by the lovely Judith, of Like Some Cat From Japan Рthank you! (((hugs))) )

7) KOKUBO Bath Powder, Milk

8) The Face Shop¬†HERB DAY 365 Peach Cleansing Foam (crazy foamy without the Konjac sponge…insanely foamy with it! Loves.)


This stuff just came in the mail today. Is it wrong that I’m already starting a list for the next order? ¬†ūüôā