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The Best Snail Creams. Whom they are for and how to use them.

If you have oily or combination skin, prone to inflammation, enlarged pores, oily sheen, acne, ashen skin tone, then the snail cream will help with those issues.

Snail filtrate is one of the most popular ingredients in Korean cosmetics. Almost all brands have creams, serums, and entire lines of snail cosmetics.

In a very short time, snail cosmetics improve skin condition, heals inflammation and acne, reduces wrinkles and improves skin tone.

The officially registered name in the international listing of cosmetic ingredients is Snail Secretion Filtrate. Snail Secretion Filtrate contains allantoin, collagen and elastin, glycolic acid, hyaluronic acid and peptides.

Effects of snail cosmetics:

  • Reduces redness and inflammation of the skin
  • Improves skin’s appearance
  • Evens skin tone
  • Reduces the depth of wrinkles
  • Increases skin’s elasticity

How and who should use this?

Snail creams are best for oily and combination skin prone to inflammation.
While using highly concentrated snail products, one can experience the feeling of tightness. To avoid this, you can apply any hydrating cream or emulsion after the snail product.
Snail treatments should be using either as a treatment course or all the time but only 1-2 times a week to avoid the skin getting used to them.
A treatment course lasts up to 30-45 days, with the effect continuing for 2-3 months. This type of course can be done 3-4 times a year.

Popular snail creams with snail filtrate concentrate of at least 90%

The Skin House Wrinkle System Snail Cream
The most positively reviewed cream. It’s one of the most finicky in application, but one of the most potent.

System Snail Cream

The cream contains 92% snail secretion filtrate, adenosine, and plant extracts.
You can order this cream on еВау or Amazon

A delicate cream with an unusual, tacky consistency. It’s sticky when applied, takes quite a long time to absorb, but makes the skin soft, fresh, and velvety.
Hydrates well, smoothes and tightens the skin, lightens pigmentation spots and smoothes out wrinkles. Recommended for sensitive, problem, oily skin with enlarged pores and acne. Due to the unusual consistency, this cream is best used before bed or as a face mask.

COSRX Advanced Snail 92 All-in-one Cream
A fairly new cream from COSRX brand with a good ingredient list and pleasant, non-sticky consistency.

COSRX  All-in-one Cream
The cream contains 92% snail secretion filtrate, adenosine, amino acid complex, betaine, vitamin complex, etc.
You can order this cream on еВау or Amazon

The cream contains only natural ingredients and 92% snail secretion filtrate, will prevent age-related skin changes, ensure its regeneration and healthy appearance while maintaining hydration levels. Thanks to its ingredients, it is safe any all skin types. Suitable as day or night cream. Gives the skin a semi-matte finish after application.

Secret Key Snail Repairing Cream
Suitable to aging skin due to added Growth Factors.

Snail Repairing Cream

A pleasant cream-gel consistency that’s easy to apply.
You can order this cream on еВау or Amazon

The cream effectively hydrates and nourishes the skin, maintaining optimal hydration levels during the entire day. Snail secretion filtrate promotes skin regeneration on the cellular level, fights aging processes, is effective against enlarged pores, breakouts, acne, pigmentation and scars.
The cream comes in three types: light Gel Cream for oily skin, classic Repairing Cream and Prestige Snail cream for dry skin.

Secret Key Black Snail Original Cream
One more cream with good reviews, this time with black snail. The cream is suitable for oily and combination skin in the summer. Easy to apply, mattifying effect.

Black Snail Original Cream

You can order this cream on еВау or Amazon

Multifunctional premium cream with 90% Iberian black snail filtrate and 20 different plant extracts.
The cream restores healthy skin, improves elasticity, revitalizes, smoothes mimic wrinkles, improves skin tone, calms and hydrates the skin. The cream also resolves issues such as enlarged pores, acne scars, keloid scars, pigmentation spots, and reduces inflammation.

MIZON All In One Snail Repair Cream
A well known snail Mizon, with record-breaking sales for several years. Not suitable for dry skin, but perfect during hot times for oily and combination types. Matte finish.

MIZON All In One Snail Repair Cream

You can order this cream on евау or Amazon

The cream contains 92% snail filtrate. Besides that, the cream contains extracts of arnica, birch bark, gentian, wormwood, parsley, yarrow, green tea and raspberry.
This is a potent, multifunctional cosmetic treatment for renewal of skin surface. The powerful natural glycolic acid in combination with allantoin, proteins, elastin and collagen in natural form with biological components that coincide with the components contained in human skin

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sharon walker • 6 years ago

which is the best snail cream for dry skin


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