What is Snail Mucin? What does it do to your skin

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A little knowledge of Snail Mucin

Snail Mucin typically comes from the Slimy Secretion of Snails, which is very popular in the hyped K-beauty world. The main reason behind this popularity is its anti-aging benefits. Did you know Snail Mucin naturally contains ingredients like Glycoproteins, Hyaluronic Acid, and Glycolic Acid? And because of these properties, this amazing ingredient makes the skin glassy. Besides, it helps to hold hydration of the skin. As an anti-aging ingredient, it enhances collagen production that helps to improve skin elasticity, and makes wrinkles and fine lines less visible. So, we can see why Snail Mucin became one of the most powerful ingredients in the skincare world. 

How does Snail Mucin function on the skin?

Allantoin, which is one of the main ingredients of Snail Extract, helps to regenerate the skin cells, repair damaged skin, and keep the skin free from irritation. Therefore, if acne causes acne scars, snail mucin is going to take care of it through its healing process. Also, for those who have eczema, or pimples on their skin, Snail Extract works as natural medicine. Besides, this slimy extract also treats blackheads and whiteheads. 

Moreover, Snail Mucin enhances collagen production. There are lots of reasons for decreasing the production of collagen and this can affect the health of our skin. The skin looks saggy and the visibility of wrinkles and fine lines becomes intense. The reason behind this is that skin elasticity cannot be improved without collagen. Snail Mucin can be a life savior and boosts collagen. It also moisturizes the skin and makes the skin supple.

Snail Mucin contains Glycolic Acid which helps to exfoliate dead cells, and dark patches and keeps the skin texture smooth. Furthermore, Snail extract increases the effectiveness of Hyaluronic Acid and treats tired and dull skin. Also, it helps to hold the natural glow on the skin and gives a glassy look.

Skin blemishes are quite problematic if it happens frequently. On the other hand, the amount of melanin can be increased and this can make skin lose its glow. Snail Mucin has vitamins like A and C which are very helpful to slow down melanin production. Also, this ingredient can treat sun tan on your skin.

Which ingredients do not clash with Snail Mucin?

Snail Mucin is an ingredient that can be easily blended with active acids like Retinol, AHAs, and BHAs. That means, there will be no conflict in using these together with Snail Extract. Thus, a perfect skincare routine can be built. Usually, Snail Mucin is found in every skincare product like cleansers, moisturizers, serums, and toners.

Is there any side effect of Snail Mucin

Snail Mucin is a natural ingredient, so it does not have any side effects. Still, some may have an allergic problem because of snail extract. In that case, please do a patch test before applying on the skin.

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GFORS Intense Care All-In-One Snail Cream 50ml

This moisturizer is enriched with 4485ppm of Snail Secretion Filtrate, Panthenol, Centella Asiatica Extract, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Lactobacillus Ferment Lysate, and some healthy natural extracts that enhance the hydration and keep the skin free from irritation. Besides, it can reduce inflammation and make the skin glow from the inside. Thus, the aging process slows down.

How to use

After cleansing, toning, and using serum, apply this moisturizer at the last step of your skincare routine

Dab gently until fully absorbed


Water, Butylene Glycol, Glycerin, Cyclopentasiloxane, Dimethicone, Cetearyl Alcohol, Cyclohexasiloxane, Cetearyl Olivate, Sorbitan Olivate, Betaine, Bis-PEG-18 Methyl Ether Dimethyl Silane, Trehalose, Snail Secretion Filtrate(4485ppm), Dimethicone/Vinyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer, Copernicia Cerifera (Carnauba) Wax, Polyacrylate-13, Phenoxyethanol, Arginine, Ethylhexylglycerin, Carbomer, Chlorphenesin, Silica Dimethyl Silylate, Polyisobutene, Caprylyl Glycol, Fragrance, 1,2-Hexanediol, Allantoin, Adenosine, Sodium Polyacrylate, Panthenol, Disodium EDTA

Polysorbate 20, Sorbitan Isostearate, Sodium Hyaluronate, Tocopheryl Acetate, Illicium Verum (Anise) Fruit Extract, Centella Asiatica Extract, Polygonum Cuspidatum Root Extract, Scutellaria Baicalensis Root Extract, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Lactobacillus Ferment Lysate, Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Root Extract, Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Extract, Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Extract, Vanilla Planifolia Fruit Extract, Taraxacum Officinale (Dandelion) Leaf Extract, Phyllanthus Emblica Fruit Extract, Juniperus Communis Fruit Extract

Caution: Please do a patch test before applying on the face

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