This CRIOUSLY 24k GOLD ESSENCE is more Stable & Encapsulated? What Does It Mean?
CRIOUSLY 24K GOLD ESSENCE uses Ascorbyl Glucoside, a vitamin C family compound which is a derivative of Ascorbyl Acid & has a high level of stability, is more powerful and not easily oxidized to yellow or grey, and pH that is more balanced with skin pH (5-7). so this Vitamin C has a level of acidity that is not so high & safe for use even though sensitive skin.
“My skin is sensitive, it hurts when I applied vitamin C normally”
Don't Worry! Vitamin C is Ascorbyl Glucoside, has an acidity level according to the skin's pH (pH 5-7), so it won't break your skin :) With a chain that is more stable, & not easily oxidized, this product is safe to use even for sensitive skin!
Are there any other skincare ingredients that I should avoid while using this CRiously 24K Gold Essence?
For Vit C it is better to avoid layering with AHA and BHA. You can swatch AHA BHA for the night / 2 days, while vitamin C for the day & in the morning. Because Vitamin C we used is Ascorbyl Glucoside (Has a pH of 5-7 like skin pH), it is permissible to use it together with Retinol.
Also, use Somethinc HYALuronic B5 Serum if you feel you need extra moisture again.
How do you apply this essence to your daily skincare?
The order of use is Cleanser, Toner, Layering Serum, then Essence. Continue with Moisturizer (can be skipped as needed) & Sunstick for sun protection.
Is the product safe to use every day?
CRIOUSLY 24K GOLD ESSENCE is safe to use every day (Day & Night), and can be used as a makeup primer to provide suppleness, hydration, & brightening to the skin.
Are Somethinc products already Halal certified and already registered to BPOM?
Yes, Somethinc products have been registered to BPOM and received a Halal certificate from MUI but unfortunately, some new products are still in process & will come out after the audit is complete :)
Is this product safe for pregnant women/breastfeeding moms?
The ingredients that we have formulated already received BPOM standard approval, so our products are safe for daily use. But considering that pregnant women sometimes have allergies to certain things & hormonal changes, it's better to consult the ingredients in your skincare products to an obstetrician.