Lim and her children were just experimenting on chemical formulas in their backyard, trying to come up with an astringent
friendly to Filipino skin.
Panelists found the samples containing whey proteins (W6 and W1) to be less astringent
than the protein-free samples containing equal acid concentrations (A6 and A1).
They say the astringent
wine and fatty meat are like the yin and yang of the food world, sitting on opposite ends of a sensory spectrum.
line also includes four astringents
and three face and body washes for various skin types.
Though this hypoallergenic line includes makeup, outliner, blusher and powder, it's core products (a cleansing bar, a wash, pads, astringents
, pimple cream and a gel) are dedicated to blemish control.