When it comes to skincare, East Asian countries are quickly getting global recognition for their effective formulas and innovative inventions such as essences, snail creams and cleansing oils– all of which have become staple beauty products for many women today.
Although these modern skincare technologies have become a huge skin saviour for those who struggled with stubborn skin issues, many of these innovations were in fact inspired by some of the countries’ most ancient beauty rituals.
Perhaps, it’s time we take a step back and explore natural ingredients that are beneficial to the skin. After all, the Chinese empresses were believed to have porcelain skin thousands of years ago before skin treatments were invented!
Here are four ingredients that ancient women have relied on to achieve beautiful, flawless skin.