What is Saranghae?
As of today, we are being hooked on the Korean culture especially Korean drama, Korean popular music, and Korean skincare. Speaking of Korean Skin Care, admit it or not you also want to achieve that dewy no make-up look.
A skincare company named Saranghae is a new Korean/ American industry which was launched recently in North America. Saranghae, pronounced as ‘sa-ran-hay’, is a Korean word for ‘I love you’. The idea behind the skincare of Saranghae is finding a balance between traditional Korean medicine with the use of botanic substances to help in healing, protecting, and renewing the skin. They also have made an anti-aging skincare that will assist in the rejuvenation of your skin with the help of the formulas that have the ingredients like green tea, olive oil and lotus extracts, soy, collagen, and more which are collected responsibly, that is caring not just for your skin but also for the nature. In connection with that, the Saranghae skincare does not conduct animal testing or use heavy metals, formaldehyde, parabens, and phthalates. Their products are mass-produced and bottled, packed and shipped from Food and Drugs Authority or FDA approved laboratories in California but the formulas were made in South Korea.
The essence of the 10 ancient herbs and flowers, and plants which grow and got its magic from the nutrient-rich volcanic soil in South Korea. The nutrients and minerals in the volcanic soil are extremely powerful and rich; to prove that, a grander concentration of antioxidant up to 250% of the green tea gathered from the volcanic soil compared to ordinary Green tea. Therefore, the 10 essential ingredients of the Saranghae products contain the greatest concentration of nutrients and minerals, as well as antioxidants.
What are the main concerns that can be addressed by Saranghae skincare products?
The skin types and concerns that Sarangahae can resolve are blemish prone skin, fine line, and wrinkles, oily skins, aging skins damaged by hyperpigmentation
These are the five steps towards beautiful skin
- Nourishing and Moisturizing Cleanser (4 oz)
This Nourishing & Moisturizing Oil + Foam Cleanser is made with two of the globally known and most deluxe ingredients: Truffle Extract & Gold. This cleaning formula together with the in-depth pore cleansing effect of an oil cleanser with an operative make-up removing formula of a foam cleanser. It removes micro-particles, dirt and toxins, oil, and grime while nourishing and hydrating your skin altogether. It smells divine and has an instant effect even in the first use.
It has Sodium Laureth Sulfate, a good sulfate, which is a mild and gentle cleaning agent which is safe to have contact with skin. It is a hybrid of foaming gel cleanser, and essential and nourishing oil like sunflower oil, olive oil, and soybean. With all these ingredients, it leaves the face cleansed but not dry.
Other ingredients include Licorice Extract, Grape Seed Extract, Olive Fruit Oil, Green Tea Seed Extract, Sodium Laureth Sulfate, Fragrance, Muira Pauma Root Extract, Laureth-4, Decyl Olivate, Squalane, Sunflower Seed Oil, Soybean Oil, Olive Leaf Extract, Polysorbate 20.
- Elemental Essence Mask (6 masks) is an inimitable, light, micro-fiber component with a mix of Oriental botanicals that aids calm irritated skin, boost the natural outlines of the face and optimize the glow. Stimulated with Saranghae’s CoQ10 and Hyaluronic Acid, this mask gives glowing results rapidly after use, while lessening the appearance of pigmentation in time for an awesomely beautiful gloss. It also decreases and inhibits fine lines & wrinkles. It gives antioxidant CoQ10 and Hyaluronic Acid for reparation and renewal of the cells of the skin.
Elemental essence mask can be used after cleansing the face. It is an anti-aging skincare with green tea, peptides, skin brightening CoQ10 or Ubiquinone, and collagen and fermented lotus extracts. This rich mask is created with micro-fiber, watery essence, soft, and extra package for the face. Additionally, it has a fair herbal and floral smell.
The ingredients of this Elemental Essence Mask is made from Lecithin, Polysorbate 20, Allantoin, Hydrogenated Lecithin, Purified Water(Aqua), Glycerin, Dipropylene Glycol, Butylene Glycol, Adansonia Digitata Seed Extract, Hydrolyzed Collagen, Pulsatilla Koreana Extract, PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Panthenol, Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Nelumbo Nucifera Callus Culture Extract, Tropolone, Disodium EDTA, Chlorphenesin, Phenoxyethanol, Fragrance cosDNA analysis, Nelumbo Nucifera Flower Water, Usnea Barbata (Lichen) Extract, Zanthoxylum Piperitum Fruit Extract, Camellia Japonica Flower Extract, Sodium Polyacrylate, Hydroxyethyl Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Spirulina Platensis Extract, Melaleuca Alternifolia (Tea Tree) Leaf Extract, Sodium Hyaluronate, Tromethamine, 1,2-Hexanediol, Caprylyl Glycol, Adenosine, Acetyl Hexapeptide-8, Copper Tripeptide-1, Palmitoyl Pentapeptide-4, Sodium Ascorbyl Phosphate, Anthemis Nobilis Flower Extract, Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) Leaf Extract, Pinus Densiflora Leaf Extract, Ubiquinone, Polysorbate 60, Sorbitan Isostearate, Xanthan Gum, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride.
- Focus Renewal Eye Cream (15ml) is made from Sang Hwang or Phellinus Linteus Mushroom Extract, vitamin B3, adenosine, collagen, and elastin. The Focus Renewal Eye Serum is the most operative answer to reinstate vitality, reduce wrinkles, perceptibly lift and strengthen and enhance the look of dark circles in the areas around the eyes. It also vividly heightens the cellular nutrient distribution through increased blood circulation. Also, it lessens the dark circles, puffiness, and swelling in and around the areas of the eyes. Additionally, it eases fine lines and wrinkles. Finally, it firms and lifts the loosing and sagging skin around the eyes.
This eye serum is a hydrating skincare product and is lightweight as well that aids in prepping the delicate eye are. The ingredients in Saranghae which you will surely love are the soothing anti-aging peptides with chamomile –an anti-inflammatory compound, together with cucumber and hazel extracts. Additionally, cucumber has a hydrating effect and hazel helps in shrinking puffy skin in the eye area.
For younger skin around your eyes and no wrinkles, the cream is not necessary. But it is really up to you if you want to use both the products. The ingredients for Saranghae includes Purified Water, Dimethicone, Glycerin, Hesperidin Methyl Chalcone, Carbomer, Sodium Hydroxide, Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexylglycerin cDNA analysis, Symphytum Officinale (Comfrey) Leaf Extract, Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Fruit Extract, Steareth-20, Dipeptide-2, Palmitoyl Tetrapeptide-7, Butylene Glycol,Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Extract, Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) Extract, Polysorbate 20, Palmitoyl Tripeptide-1, N-Hydroxysuccinimide, Chrysin.
- Firm and Lift Cellular Regeneration Cream (1 oz) –Saranghae moisturizes, hydrates, and rejuvenates. It is made with a specialized organic compound like Ginseng and 15% Phellinus Linteus or Sang Hwang mushroom. This product will lessen the growth of free radicals and lessen the damage due to oxidation by up to 220%. It also reduces the development of Elastase “the aging enzyme” by 85%. Additionally, it encourages the elastin and collagen production of the skin by 200%. Next, it inhibits redness, swelling, and age spots. Lastly, it is verified to shrink the occurrence of wrinkle, its depth, and width.
It has very beneficial botanical oils, like olive oil, sunflower oil, apricot, and shea butter. The Vitamins C and E, with antioxidant soy, and wheat protein constitute for its anti-aging claims. Other ingredients include Sunflower Seed Oil, Sodium Hyaluronate, Olive Fruit Oil, Shea Butter, Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E), Purified Water, Glyceryl Stearate, PEG-100 Stearate, Stearic Acid, Glycerin, Dimethicone, Sodium Hydroxide, Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexylglycerin cosDNA analysis, Apricot Kernel Oil, Wild Evening Primrose Flower Extract ,Leontopodium Alpinum (Edelweiss) Flower Extract, Palm Extract, Sodium PCA, Safflower Extract, DermalRX (yeast extract), Soy Amino Acids, Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein, Palmitoyl Tripeptide-1, Palmitoyl Tetrapeptide-7, Acetyl Hexapeptide-8, Xanthan Gum, Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C), Butylene Glycol, Carbomer, Polysorbate 20, Phospholipids, Sphingolipids.
- Infinite Repair Night Serum with Advanced Peptides (30 mL) -This skincare product is a lightweight, can be easily absorbed in the skin, and scentless serum causing a very hydrating and moisturizing effect on the skin. It has collagen which helps skin to be moisturized deeply and protected. It also has arbutin, known for its revitalizing properties and will aid in reducing the occurrence of spots due to hyperpigmentation. Another is Lycopene that comes from tomatoes, a carotenoid. This component is an antioxidant which helps in fighting free radicals and inverse hyper-pigmentation, wrinkles and, fine lines. Additionally, it has UV blocking effect, which protects the skin from the sun’s harmful effects and lessons also he inflammations to help in cellular regeneration and slows downs collagen destruction.
The ingredients of this products are Disodium EDTA, Lycopene, Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexylglycerin cDNA analysis, Soluble Type-1 Collagen, Purified Water, Glycerin, Alpha-Arbutin, Butylene Glycol, Carbomer, Polysorbate-20, Palmitoyl Oligopeptide, Caesalpinia Spinosa Gum, Potassium Sorbate, Palmitoyl Tetrapeptide-7.
Where to purchase Saranghae?
The Saranghae Online Shop is the virtual place to avail these items individually or in the set. Even though expensive, the Saranghae skincare products have a 30-day money back guarantee. The set mentioned earlier includes the following.
- Goddess Bundle –this set includes all the five items.
- Venus Bundle –this set includes the Firm & Lift Cellular Regeneration Cream, Nourishing and Moisturizing Cleanser & Elemental Essence Mask (6 masks)
- Night Essentials Bundle –this set includes the Firm & Lift Cellular Regeneration Cream, Nourishing and Moisturizing Cleanser & Infinite Repair Night Serum with Advanced Peptides
- Day Essentials Bundle –this set includes the Firm & Lift Cellular Regeneration Cream, Nourishing and Moisturizing Cleanser & Focus Renewal Eye Serum
Thomas Matthys a former world-class track & field athlete and the founder of Swol Headquarters. He graduated from the University of Fordham with a Master’s degree in Science. Matthys is a certified sports nutritionist and personal coach of several professional athletes. Matthys has been involved in various clinical studies within Track & Field including one on the factors associated with muscle recovery and HIIT.